Tag Archives: Luxury

BMW, Mercedes to prune lineups

While most major automakers struggle to justify a convertible—if in doubt just ask Toyota about an 86 convertible—Mercedes-Benz has no less than six in its lineup. Seven if you count models from Smart. Sales of luxury vehicles has boomed since the global financial crisis of the last...

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2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom spy shots

Production of the seventh-generation Rolls-Royce Phantom launched in 2003 has come to an end. The successor is still in the works and has been spotted once again testing in the wild. Rolls-Royce has developed an all-new aluminum spaceframe architecture that will underpin its entire lineup, starting...

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Jaguar reveals prototype for I-Pace electric SUV

Jaguar will introduce an electric SUV called the I-Pace in 2018. The vehicle was previewed in concept form at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show and early test mules using makeshift F-Pace bodies have been running around for the past six months. Jaguar has now revealed the first prototype for the...

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Audi Q4 confirmed for 2019

During a press conference on Wednesday to discuss financial results, Audi confirmed a number of upcoming models. The identity of most of the models was already known but among them was a new model to be called the Q4. This will be a compact crossover SUV slotting between the Q3 and Q5 in...

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Cadillac compact crossover to be an XT4, launch in Europe

Cadillac has confirmed it's working on a crossover SUV smaller than the XT5, and that the vehicle will be called an XT4. We've already spied prototypes for the vehicle and initially thought it would be called an XT3. The XT4 will be launched on the market in 2018 and will eventually be sold...

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2018 Genesis G70 spy shots

The third model from Hyundai's Genesis luxury brand has been spotted in prototype form. The car is a small sports sedan that will be called the G70. It will join its larger G80 and G90 siblings in showrooms around mid-2017, arriving as a 2018 model. It was previewed in March by the Genesis...

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2018 BMW Alpina B5 bows with 600-hp V-8, all-wheel drive

Can't wait for BMW to launch its new M5? Well, semi-official BMW tuner Alpina has just dropped its own sledgehammer based on the latest 5-Series. Yes, the latest 5-Series has spawned its Alpina B5 variant which once again sports a twin-turbocharged 4.4-liter V-8, 8-speed automatic...

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2018 Audi S8 spy shots

Audi is working on a new generation of its A8 and you can bet there will be a sporty S8 variant among the redesigned lineup. Prototypes for what's likely to be the new S8 have just been spotted. The four individual exhaust tips at the rear is a clear giveaway that this isn't a standard model...

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