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June, 2018

  • 12 June

    Rebooted Hummer H1 Aims for Perfection or a Zombie Apocalypse

    If you think the original Hummer H1 is or could be a perfect SUV, then keep reading. Mil-Spec Automotive (MSA) rolled out its Launch Edition H1 and if you like what you see, you can have one just like it as long as you have at least $218,499 on hand. MSA …

  • 11 June

    GALLERY: 2019 Lexus ES 300h

    The 2019 Lexus ES 300h hybrid made its debut in April alongside the 2019 ES 350. Power comes from a 2.5-liter Atkinson-cycle I-4 that makes 176 hp and 163 lb-ft of torque (increases 20 and 12, respectively) of plus an electric motor that adds 39 hp for a total system output …

  • 10 June

    Goodbye Mission E, Hello Porsche Taycan

    Porsche debuted the Mission E concept more than two years ago, but when the electric sports car goes into production, it will feature a different name. Today, Porsche revealed that name is Taycan, pronounced “tie-con.” Taycan translates roughly to “lively young horse,” referencing the leaping steed in the Porsche crest. Explaining …

  • 9 June

    2019 Acura RDX Gets 350 HP for Pikes Peak

    Acura will return to the Pikes Peak Hill Climb this year with four race cars, including a modified version of the new RDX. Thanks to a host of modifications, the special RDX produces 350 hp and 330 lb-ft of torque instead of the standard model’s 272 hp and 280 lb-ft. …

  • 8 June

    Flashy Hyundai Grandmaster Concept Sends Big Message

    After neglecting the crossover category for too long, Hyundai is finally filling out its lineup with the new Kona and updated versions of the Tucson and Santa Fe. At the Busan auto show in Korea, Hyundai showed off a concept SUV that hints at another new entry. We wonder if …

  • 7 June

    2019 Jeep Renegade Debuts with New Look

    With its combination of off-road appeal and city-friendly design, the Renegade redefined the image of the Jeep brand when it debuted in 2014. Now it’s time for a face-lift. Debuting at the Turin Motor Show in Italy, the 2019 Jeep Renegade looks sleeker and more modern than the old model. One …

  • 6 June

    2019 BMW X5 Offers More Horsepower and a Little Less Torque

    It may resemble last year’s model at first glance, but it’s not. The all-new 2019 BMW X5, which the marque likes to call a Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) instead of an SUV, gets two new engine options, a bigger grille, and new technology. “The BMW X5 embodies the origins of …

  • 5 June

    2019 Subaru WRX and STI Go Gray for Limited Series

    Over the weekend Subaru unleashed the 2019 WRX and STI Series.Gray models at the 2018 Subaru Tecnica International Boxerfest in Landover, Maryland. The annual Subaru festival, which hosts thousands of fans, was the backdrop for the premiere of the new limited edition. The Cool Gray Khaki painted sedans with exclusive …

  • 4 June

    T Sportsline’s Project Malibu Tesla Model S P100D

    While you are waiting for your Tesla Model 3 to finally arrive—you might want to consider bespoking a Model S or X instead. T Sportline of West Hollywood, California bills itself as the “World’s First Tesla Tuner” and has modified them from mild to wild for the past five years. …

May, 2018

  • 29 May

    2019 Acura RDX Starts at $38,295, Up $1,300 from Last Year’s Model

    The third-generation 2019 Acura RDX debuted at the New York auto show earlier this year. Now, Acura has announced the crossover will start at $38,295, up $1,300 from the previous year. While prices have increased, fuel economy has improved. The base RDX is actually priced the same as the outgoing …