Top speed of 174mph with optional M Drivers Package
Today, the BMW Group showed off its latest pride – the BMW M2 Competition. The 2019 BMW M2 Competition replaces the BMW M2 Coupe while retaining the compact dimensions, characteristic BMW M proportions and the BMW M TwinPower Turbo inline 6-cylinder engine, rear wheel drive and a standard manual transmission with an optional M DCT transmission that have made the M2 beloved by many enthusiasts.
Buick Enspire All-Electric Concept SUV Debuts in China
Sculptural beauty meets advanced battery electric technology in Chinese concept SUV
The Buick Enspire all-electric concept SUV, an exploration of Buick’s bold design ideas and innovative technologies for future mobility, made its global debut in China. Buick’s eMotion electric propulsion technology generates a maximum power of 410 kW, enabling the concept to sprint from 0-60 mph in 4 seconds. The Enspire is able to travel up to 370 miles on a single charge and can recharge to 80% in 40 minutes
Recently we got to sample some of the best track cars of 2018 around the fabulous Laguna Seca Raceway - Dodge Challenger Hell Cat Widebody, Mini Cooper John Cooper Works, Lexus RC-F, BMW M5, Volkswagen Golf R, Subaru STI RA, Kia Stinger GT AWD, Alfa Giulia Quadrifoglio, Mustang GT, and the Mercedes AMG GT R. See how we rated them.
Design, technological innovation, energy efficiency, power and performance were just some of the features of the new cars and trucks unveiled by the world's automakers at the 2018 New York International Auto Show. We review some of the highlights:
In a world of generic cars that look alike, the Lexus LC500h stands out. It looks like nothing else available today and Lexus did an amazing job with the original LF-LC 2012 concept car that became the LC500h. The styling of the LC500h is simply stunning and it stands out in a crowd. The interior styling does not disappoint either. The inside is typical Lexus with beautiful styling and fantastic materials that really fit the price point of the LC.
The most powerful Official FIA F1 Safety Car of all time
Mercedes-AMG will use the most powerful Official FIA F1 Safety Car of all time in the 2018 Formula 1 season: the 430 kW (585 hp) AMG GT R will have its debut as the Official FIA F1 Safety Car of the FIA Formula 1 World Championship at the Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia from 25 to 27 March 2018. Never before has Mercedes-AMG packed so much motorsport technology into a production vehicle as into the AMG GT R.
GM's Path to an All-Electric, Zero Emissions Future
Journey to Zero, Zero, Zero
General Motors Chairman and CEO Mary Barra speaks at the annual CERAWeek energy conference in Houston on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Her appearance consists of an opening speech followed by a Q&A session. GM is well on their way to bringing at least 20 new all-electric models to market by 2023 – their next step toward a zero-emissions world. They are optimistic about EVs because last year, automakers sold 1.2 million plug-in electric and plug-in hybrids around the world.
Electric all-wheel-drive system delivering up to 413 miles of range
Starting in 2020, Volkswagen will be launching the I.D. Family, a range of newly-developed electric vehicles with long driving ranges and visionary design that will come to market in quick succession. Three I.D. models have already been presented as concept cars: the compact I.D.; the I.D. CROZZ SUV; and the I.D. BUZZ microbus. At the Geneva International Motor Show, Volkswagen will present the newest member of the I.D. Family: the I.D. VIZZION sedan. It drives autonomously, is operated by voice and gesture control, and thanks to artificial intelligence, will be capable of learning.
If I told you a few years ago that you can buy a plug-in hybrid with a BMW badge, you probably would not believe me. The fact is that now you can buy the 530e iPerformance which is one of our favorite BMW models (except for M models, of course). It is completely a 5 series BMW first which is great because the 5 series has always been the perfect size.
Entire Porsche company working towards a single goal
Stefan Weckbach, Head of BEV at Porsche (Battery Electric Vehicles)
"The entire company is looking forward to the Mission E. And the third point which follows on from this is that all of us – engineers, software developers, designers, salespeople and even finance experts – are quite clear about the fact that what we are doing here is creating a new world for Porsche. We’re developing the first all-electric Porsche which is capable of traveling long distances and which offers many other intriguing features. This car is electrifying." -- Stefan Weckbach
The new McLaren Senna is set to raise heartrates at the 88th Geneva Motor Show as it bares all to appear in Visual Carbon Fiber. The McLaren Senna Carbon Theme by McLaren Special Operations (MSO) is one of five themes developed by MSO for a car that has been the center of attention since the first images were released in December. The Visual Carbon Fiber exterior is the most obvious individual feature of the McLaren Senna Carbon Theme by MSO.
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