Tag Archives: Sedans

Byton sedan concept coming in June

Byton seemed to come out of nowhere when it showed up at the 2018 Consumer Electornics Show in January with a cool-looking SUV concept and confirmed the start of production for next year. But the SUV is just one of at least three electric cars Byton is planning. Another is a sedan, a concept of which Byton will unveil in June at the 2018 CES Asia in...

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Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan confirmed for Beijing auto show

Mercedes-Benz will reveal the first-ever A-Class sedan next week at the 2018 Beijing auto show. The car is the second of eight body styles planned for Mercedes' new generation of compacts, the first being the A-Class hatchback revealed in February. We won't see the hatch in the United States but the sedan should come here. It's expected on sale in the fall...

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2018 Aston Martin Rapide AMR spy shots

It's hard to believe it's been almost a decade since the Aston Martin Rapide went on sale, as even to this day the sexy, fastback sedan remains one of the best looking four-door cars on the market. The Rapide is on its way out, however, and there aren't any plans for a direct successor since Aston Martin is handing responsibility for sedans over to its...

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2019 Lexus ES teased ahead of 2018 Beijing auto show

A redesigned Lexus ES is coming for the 2019 model year and Lexus on Wednesday released the first official photo and confirmed the debut for this month's 2018 Beijing auto show. The release follows the recent posting of a leaked shot of the new ES on Arabic website Almuraba. Shown below, the leaked shot reveals a little more of the car, though still only a...

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2020 Ford Focus preview

Ford on Tuesday took the covers off a redesigned Focus in hatchback, sedan and wagon body styles. The car represents the fourth generation of the popular compact and is due in most markets later this year. Unfortunately the United States will have to wait until the fall of 2019 meaning we'll see it arrive as a 2020 model. And we'll likely only get the hatch...

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Hybrid Kinetic to present Pininfarina-styled H500 concept in Beijing

Hybrid Kinetic is an electric car startup from China that hopes to enter the luxury arena with a full lineup powered by an extended-range electric powertrain that uses a microturbine as the range extender. The company is working with Pininfarina on the technology for its cars, with the Italian design firm also tasked with penning each model. Over the past...

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2019 Lexus ES leaked

A redesigned Lexus ES is coming for the 2019 model year and the first photo has surfaced on Arabic website Almuraba. The photo only shows the front portion of the new ES whose design looks to be a slightly sharper, more athletic take on the current model's themes. The size and proportions should match the latest Toyota Camry with which the ES will share a...

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The M5 makes a lot more power than BMW admits

Well, well, well, it seems BMW has underrated its latest M-division product.That is the 2018 BMW M5, and dyno testing shows it's making more power than advertised. BMW says the F90 model produces 600 horsepower and 533 pound-feet of torque. But, when AMS Performance of Illinois strapped the car to its dyno, it made 625 hp and 608 lb-ft of torque at the...

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