Stefan Ogbac

Stefan has been writing about the auto industry since 2014. Even though he owes the Dodge Viper for turning him into an avid car enthusiast, he’s found his niche on Japanese and Korean autos. Based in Los Angeles, you’ll find Stefan in the kitchen whipping up delicious food when not tinkering with cars or cruising on Angeles Crest.
Stefan Ogbac
2022 Acura NSX Type S is a 600-hp send off to the icon

The 2022 Acura NSX Type S has finally been revealed at the 2021 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. With production limited to 350 units and 300 of them staying in the U.S., this iteration of the second-generation car will be one of the rarest. You’ll be able to tell the NSX Type S apart from the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/17/2021
2021 Volvo S90 T8 Recharge review: Distinctly different take on luxury

Luxury cars are all about making statements because they essentially say you’ve made it. However, some consumers refuse to copy others or get something super flashy. If you’re that person and you’re also sensible, the 2021 Volvo S90 T8 Recharge is for you. Unlike the average luxury sedan, this Swedish beauty exudes class and confidence […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/16/2021
Reborn Lamborghini Countach LPI 800-4 is an electrifying tribute to the original

The rumors were true and the new Lamborghini Countach LPI 800-4 makes its debut at the 2021 Monterey Car Week. Built to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the original Countach, the new car will be what Lamborghini calls a “few off” production model with only 112 units being made. The new Countach is also a […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/15/2021
Aston Martin Valkyrie Spider debuts at Pebble Beach as the brand’s fastest droptop

Aston Martin’s fastest convertible to date has been revealed at the 2021 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance and it’s electrified. Think of the Aston Martin Valkyrie Spider as the droptop version of the brand’s futuristic hypercar. It promises a more visceral drive since you can take the roof off and experience the elements around you. Like […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/12/2021
Electrify America hints at phasing out CHAdeMO adapters

The writing was already on the wall with the CHAdeMO DC charging plug as automakers swap to the CCS standard. It looks like the final nail in the coffin has been put in place because Electrify America appears to be hinting that it won’t install CHAdeMO adapters into new stations starting in 2022. In the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/12/2021
Stellantis to launch several electrified models in the U.S.

A month after revealing its strategy to go fully electric, Stellantis has announced more details on its product rollout up to 2023. It looks like the brands that will see the additional electrified models in the U.S. will be Dodge, Jeep, Alfa Romeo, and Maserati. That first two makes sense because they’re among the stronger […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/12/2021
Volkswagen accelerates the development of SSP architecture: Report

Volkswagen appears to have gone full steam ahead concerning electrification. According to a report from Automotive News Europe, the brand has accelerated the development of its Scalable Systems Platform (SSP) even though it’s barely rolling out its current generation battery-electric architectures, MEB and PPE. The latter launches next year on the all-electric Porsche Macan and […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/12/2021
Volkswagen ID.5 GTX “Concept” coming to Munich

Volkswagen’s latest addition to its all-electric lineup will greet the public at the 2021 Munich auto show as a production-ready concept. The Volkswagen ID.5 GTX “Concept” is a preview of the final iteration, which is scheduled to go on sale in Europe early next year. Think of the ID.5 as a coupe-ified version of the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/11/2021
Volvo donates XC40 Recharge to New York Fire Department for EV safety training

Volvo has donated an XC40 Recharge battery-electric crossover to the New York Fire Department (FDNY) for safety training purposes. With the advent of electric vehicles, firefighters will need to change how they cut a vehicle to extract occupants out of them after an accident. Additionally, most cars like the XC40 are constructed with extensive amounts […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/11/2021
2022 Alfa Romeo Tonale PHEV spied wearing production body

The 2022 Alfa Romeo Tonale has finally been caught by spy photographers wearing its production body and free of any plastic cladding. Even with the swirly camouflage, it’s clear that not much has changed as the crossover transitioned from concept to production. Originally shown at the 2019 Geneva auto show, the Tonale previewed a utility […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/9/2021