Tag Archives: Luxury

BMW’s newest M5 to receive Competition Package

Roundel fans have a lot to be happy about these days. Especially those that pine for a bit of the old BMW magic that used to float around when the automaker was churning out top-notch sport sedan and coupes. You'll have folks arguing both sides of the fence as to whether BMW is doing enough of that today, but you can't deny that Bavaria's best certainly...

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Production Porsche Mission E to be priced like Panamera

Now that Porsche has ushered the 2019 Cayenne out into the world, it will be dedicating most of its resources to its next major launch: the production version of the Mission E electric sedan. Porsche's chairman, Oliver Blume, was kind enough to provide a little bit of insight into Porsche's first all-electric car at the 2017 Frankfurt auto show and we now...

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Mercedes-AMG sedan will debut at 2018 Detroit auto show, won’t be called GT 4

Mercedes-AMG is giving enthusiasts a reason to make the pilgrimage to the 2018 North American International Auto Show. Tobias Moers, head of the Affalterbach-based performance division, told Motoring the production version of its GT 4 sport sedan will be revealed at the show this coming January in Detroit, Michigan. Thereafter, it is scheduled to go into...

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New Lexus LS will be pricier but still undercut rivals

Lexus is introducing a significantly improved LS for 2018. The car has been designed from the ground up around a lightweight platform shared with the LC coupe, and it features two new powertrains, one of which is a hybrid. There will be a premium for all this, with Automotive News (subscription required) reporting that the starting price on the 2018 LS will...

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Genesis G70 revealed, on sale early 2018

Genesis' rival to the BMW 3-Series and other small sport sedans is finally here. The car is the G70, and it was revealed on Friday at Genesis' design center in Namyang, Korea. Genesis has confirmed we'll see it in the United States in early 2018, as a 2019 model. The segment is a tough nut to crack but the G70 has a lot going for it. It...

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Genesis G70 spotted uncovered, reveal taking place September 15

Genesis has confirmed its 2018 G70 will be unveiled in Seoul, Korea on September 15. By why wait until September 15? An almost production-ready example of the small sport sedan in a beautiful blue color has been spotted via Instagram user car_photographer_yjs. A red version was spotted by a user on the Korean Beast forums. The blue G70 pictured features...

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Porsche considering coupe version of Cayenne to take on BMW X6

Porsche is considering a four-door coupe variant of its Cayenne SUV to take on the likes of BMW X6 and Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe, brand executives confirmed. Should such a variant be approved for production, it would feature a similar rakish profile to those rivals, and, like them, still retain four doors. Brands adore tossing the "coupe" descriptor around...

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Volkswagen readying flagship electric sedan concept for 2018 Geneva motor show

The Volkswagen Phaeton never quite reached the potential VW likely felt it had, but the German automaker is preparing a flagship sedan comeback—and it's going to be completely electric. Volkswagen confirmed it will show an all-electric flagship sedan concept vehicle at the 2018 Geneva motor show. Speaking to Motoring, Dr. Frank Welsche...

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Lamborghini Urus will be fastest SUV around Nürburgring, top 187 mph

The biggest bull from Lamborghini will ride around the Nürburgring Nordschleife faster than any SUV before it and top 187 mph. Lamborghini research and development chief Maurizio Reggiani made those claims Wednesday at the Frankfurt auto show ahead of the SUV's global debut later this year. "Our SUV will achieve more than 300 kph (187 mph)...

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