Electric vehicle battery production is an increasingly big business, with China and the United States leading the industry. Still, to not get left behind, Europe has been investing in production, and now there’s an unlikely hot spot for battery production, according to a report published Monday by Financial Times.
Concerns at first for Haas over Nico Hulkenberg's desire, but they were quickly laid to rest.
The Chinese-market Buick Envista is coming to the U.S. as the brand’s SUV lineup gathers momentum despite the loss of the Buick Encore. While Buick enjoys an association to sedans favored by older drivers in the U.S. — and the awesome Regal TourX wagon — the GM automaker has phased out sedans and embraced SUVs and crossovers. Buick is bringing the Envista to the U.S. next year, where it’ll slot between the Buick Encore GX and Envision, according to Automotive News.
The advent of autonomous driving technology could completely reimagine vehicle assembly plants. Seog-Chan Oh, a doctor of engineering and staff researcher at General Motors, laid out a vision of a potential future in automotive manufacturing. This future would include truly personalized vehicles, urban micro-factories and vehicles autonomously guiding themselves down the assembly line.
This is a World Record car collection.
According to a report, a four-door and an SUV would be the first in an Ultium-based, all-electric Corvette sub-brand family, starting in 2025.
Mercedes-Benz's updated electric eSprinter completed a 295-mile trip in real-world conditions without needing a charge. It will make its debut in 2023.
That’s faster than most cars can get to 60mph!
If you’re not familiar with Nio, that’s OK. It can be hard to keep up with all the electric startups that have popped up over the years, especially in China. But Nio’s been around since 2014 (back when it was known as NextEV) and currently has a lineup of six different models. And soon, Nio plans to enter the U.S. market.
The number of sprints will rise to six in 2023, but it could be F1 will not stop there.
If you believe Car and Driver’s reporting, Chevrolet is about to follow Ford’s lead and turn the Corvette into its own sub-brand. The coupe we all know and love won’t be going anywhere, but it will be joined by an electric crossover and a four-door liftback sedan, and there will reportedly be an electric version of the C8.
This FD RX-7 has been driven 8800 miles since new. Now, it's getting a new lease on life.
These convertibles deliver the best open-air driving experiences thanks to their mix of luxuriousness, sexy styling, and satisfying driving traits. Most commonly the topless version of a coupe counterpart, convertibles are about maximum curb appeal and wind-in-the-hair driving pleasure. Along with smaller rear seats and more limited trunk space, convertibles often are heavier than their fixed-roof siblings—and sometimes have less-rigid body structures—but those are small penalties for the charisma they otherwise provide.
The best station wagons prove to be about as practical as SUVs, and these models are worthy of appreciation because they also drive as well as sedans. Much like minivans, station wagons have been unfairly stereotyped as an unpopular body style, but in reality there's much to love about these longroofs. Not only that, but station wagons also have a lower center of gravity, which gives them the athleticism of a car.
If you're looking for SUV-like practicality with a higher fun-to-drive factor, a car with a hatchback like these will deliver on both requirements. Unless you're hauling a family of five or venturing off-road, a hatchback will serve you better than that crossover across the showroom, and it'll deliver better fuel economy too. From performance testing to cargo area measurements and a real-world fuel economy challenge, we do it all.
Pickup trucks are some of the best-selling vehicles in America, and these models are the best at their jobs and among the most compelling options on the road. Pickup trucks are hugely popular, and many models offer more off-road and towing capabilities than most people need. Although the nameplate originally was used on a less-than-stellar compact car line in the 1970s, Ford has revived the Maverick name for its new small pickup truck, and has slotted it into the lineup below the mid-size Ranger.
Flashy and fun to drive, these sports cars speak to car lovers on the most basic level and satisfy both our need for speed as well as our desire to be seen. Sports cars are the lifeblood of automotive enthusiasts, and lucky for us there are plenty of good choices at a broad range of prices. From performance testing to cargo area measurements and a real-world fuel economy challenge, we do it all.
These gasoline-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles are among the best available. Check out what vehicles made our list of best hybrid cars for 2022 and 2023.
Like its predecessor, the 2023 Niro offers two gasoline-electric powertrain options. This time, though, the plug-in hybrid powertrain makes a lot more sense.
Audi is recalling more than 50,000 sedans, wagons and Sportbacks to seal up a computer module that can be shut off by liquid spills in the rear seat.