Tag Archives: Luxury

BMW iNext due in 2021 could be badged an i9

BMW on Monday confirmed it secured the naming rights for potential vehicles ranging from an i1 to i9, as well as from an iX1 to iX9, with the iX-prefixed names indicating vehicles with an SUV body style. BMW also confirmed on Monday that its much-hyped iNext due in 2021 will be its “technology flagship,” as the vehicle will combine...

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BMW Group delivers over 100,000 electrified cars in 2017

The BMW Group has reached its goal of delivering more than 100,000 electrified cars in 2017. The total includes hybrids and electric cars sold across the BMW and Mini brands. The 100,000th car was a BMW i3 finished in blue. It was handed over to its owner at the BMW Group headquarters in Munich, Germany at a special ceremony on Monday. The BMW Group also...

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2020 Audi Q3 spy shots

Development of a next-generation Audi Q3 is well underway as our latest spy shots confirm. The new compact crossover SUV is expected on sale in 2019, as a 2020 model, and so far it doesn't appear that Audi will be pulling any surprises regarding the design. The vehicle should resemble a scaled down version of the latest Q5 albeit with a more...

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Battery suppliers struggle to keep up with demand for Porsche Panamera hybrids

Porsche previously asserted that half of its sales will come from electrified cars by 2025. Judging by the demand for Panamera hybrid models, the brand may have made a pretty solid prediction. Reuters reported on Saturday that battery suppliers are having trouble keeping up with demand for the Porsche Panamera's hybrid models. The range includes the...

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Here’s a taste of the Lamborghini Urus’ exhaust note

Folks are either going to love or hate it this thing. There's really no in between when it comes the Lamborghini Urus. After all, we're talking about a Lamborghini SUV. That means it packs everything polarizing about any modern Lamborghini, then upsizes it. There's more in-your-face paint, more room for your jet-set friends, and more Lamborghini to stare at...

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2018 BMW X2 priced from $39,395

BMW's X2 is set for its world debut next month at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit and will follow up with a showroom appearance in the spring. According to order guides obtained by Cars Direct, pricing for the X2 will start at $39,395, including destination. That, as the name already infers, puts the X2 smack in the middle...

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Aston Martin edges closer to potential sale or IPO

Reports of Aston Martin attempting to go public by filing an initial public offering (IPO) date back as far as the brand's sale by Ford in 2008 to a consortium led by Prodrive founder David Richards. Aston Martin is now in the midst of a massive expansion plan that calls for seven cars in seven years—the first two are the DB11 and redesigned...

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2020 BMW M3 spy shots

BMW's benchmark sport sedan, the M3, will soon go in for a redesign. A prototype for the next-generation model been spotted for the first time, and even at this early stage of the development we can gather a number of clues. Referred to internally as the G80, the new M3 will sport a much wider track compared to the new 3-Series from which it will be...

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Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan on sale next fall, possibly starting below $30K

Mercedes-Benz is working on its next-generation compact car range, and included in this range will be the first-ever A-Class sedan. Mercedes previewed the car in April with the unveiling of the A Sedan concept at the 2017 Shanghai auto show. The concept sported a more traditional notchback design as opposed to the coupe-like shape of the CLA (see below). In...

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Buy these four Mercedes-Benz AMG Black Series cars in one shot

For those who love all things Affalterbach, the holy grail is Mercedes-Benz vehicle that's been given the Black Series treatment. The engineers at AMG rarely roll out such special machines, but they make a large, loud splash when they do. Just five models have been given the Black Series goods, and right now you have the chance to buy four of them... in one...

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