Geely's new EV plant in China will build premium Polestar cars

October 26, 2020 0 Comments

BEIJING/SHANGHAI — An electric vehicle factory planned by China’s Geely will produce cars under the premium Polestar marque, two people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Monday. Zhejiang Geely Holding Group plans to build a plant with annual manufacturing capacity of 30,000 premium EVs in the western city of Chongqing, run by …

Lexus LX J201 Concept Preps Luxury SUV For Overland Adventures

October 6, 2020 0 Comments

LEXUS J201 CONCEPT:CRAFTED FOR THE MOST SALIENT RETREATS Based on the venerated LX 570 flagship, J201 enables extraordinary retreats through curated enhancements.Crafted by overlanding experts, Expedition Overland, J201 introduces the Lexus pillars of Brave Design, Imaginative Technology, Exhilarating Performance, and Omotenashi beyond the paved path.Set to debut at the 10-day-long Rebelle Rally on October 8 …

Neta Eureka 03 Concept Answers The Call Of The Tesla Model 3

September 29, 2020 0 Comments

The Tesla Model 3 is already one of the most recognizable EVs in the world, thanks to its distinctive silhouette and grille-less front fascia. But it might get a new rival soon, previewed by the Neta Eureka 03 concept that debuted at the 2020 Beijing Motor Show this week. Boasting a sleek Art Deco design, …

Great Wall Black Bullet Concept Overlanding Rig Debuts In China

September 29, 2020 0 Comments

As the third-largest country by area in the entire world, China is ripe for overlanding adventures, and the Great Wall Black Bullet concept is ready for action. Debuting this week at the 2020 Beijing Motor Show, the Black Bullet overlander looks like it’s based on the existing Great Wall P-Series pickup (also called the Pao), …

2022 Genesis GV70 shows assertive design in official spy shots

September 29, 2020 0 Comments

Genesis one-upped the spy photographers who roam the globe in search of prototypes by releasing images of a fully camouflaged GV70. Positioned below the GV80, the firm’s second SUV is expected to go on sale in 2021. We’ve already seen the GV70 lapping the Nürburgring, but the photos published by Genesis give us a clearer …

Buick Electra Concept Teases Brand’s New Look, Electrified Future

September 28, 2020 0 Comments

Buick made a surprise announcement today in Shanghai, revealing the Electra concept. While the concept carries an iconic name from the brand’s past, this new one has little to do with the original. Today’s Electra concept preview’s the brand’s new, minimalistic design language and its electrified underpinnings. At first glance, the Electra looks like a …

Honda Electric SUV Concept Revealed With Next-Gen Driver-Assist System

September 26, 2020 0 Comments

Honda is up in arms with its electric vehicle offensive at the 2020 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition. Apart from showcasing its new CR-V PHEV (the first for Honda in China), Honda’s main centerpiece is the SUV e:concept – the second all-electric vehicle from the automaker, following the footsteps of the Honda e. According to the Japanese …

First Look: We Get Cozy With The Next-Gen Infiniti QX60 Monograph Prototype

September 24, 2020 0 Comments

The current Infiniti QX60 three-row SUV is an important product, selling more examples each year than any of the brand’s other models. But in terms of driving enthusiasm, it’s something of a stuffed shirt, amounting to little more than a Nissan Pathfinder with some added chrome and glitz. That might change, if the Infiniti QX60 …

Nissan Z Proto Viewed Up-Close And Personal In Walkaround Video

September 24, 2020 0 Comments

It’s been over a week since Nissan unveiled its potential 370Z successor, the Z Proto. It’s enough time for the new-debut excitement to wear off, and it’s also time to get better acquainted with the styling details of this near-production prototype. Perhaps more importantly, it’s enough time to get a better gauge of public opinion, …

Ford testing 2021 Bronco with Sasquatch package and manual gearbox?

September 17, 2020 0 Comments

Shortly after the 2021 Ford Bronco debuted, enthusiasts playing around with the configuration tools unearthed a somewhat troubling detail: The attractive Sasquatch package — which adds 35″ tires and locking differentials and is ostensibly available on every variant of the new 4×4 — is only available with the 10-speed automatic transmission. Even with the 2.3-liter …