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
2021 Toyota Camry Hybrid vs. 2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid: Which one to get?

Those in the market for a hybrid mid-size sedan only have three choices but all of them are strong entries. That means, you dear consumer, have a hard choice ahead. What if you want the most efficient options? That leaves the 2021 Toyota Camry Hybrid and the 2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid. Both cars are solid […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/3/2021
Toyota bZ4X concept makes U.S. debut

The Toyota bZ4X Concept has officially landed in the U.S. at the brand’s Plano, Texas headquarters where it is holding an event previewing upcoming models. First introduced earlier this year at the 2021 Shanghai auto show, the bZ4X Concept previews an upcoming battery-electric crossover codeveloped with Subaru. It will be the first vehicle on Toyota’s […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/2/2021
2022 BMW iX xDrive50 electric crossover has up to 516 hp and starts under $85,000 in the U.S.

The U.S.-spec 2022 BMW iX has been announced with a starting price of $84,195. That’s for the iX xDrive50, which can travel up to 300 miles per charge and generate 516 hp and 564 lb-ft of torque. Like the i4 sedan, the iX can charge at a peak rate of 200 kW using a level […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/2/2021
2022 BMW i4 electric sedan can travel up to 300 miles and starts under $60,000

The 2022 BMW i4 has been officially revealed and it will come in two flavors including the first battery-electric vehicle to wear an M badge. Thanks to the battery mounted under the floor, the i4’s center of gravity is 1.4- to 2.1 inches lower than the 3 Series depending on the version. In terms of […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/2/2021
7-Eleven to install 500 EV charging ports by the end of 2022

7-Eleven is about to leverage their convenience stores to expand EV charging infrastructure. 7-Eleven will install 500 level 3 DC fast-charging stations at 250 locations across the U.S. and Canada. These stations will be owned and operated by 7-Eleven and are in addition to the 22 stations already in service at 14 stores in four […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/1/2021
Ferrari SF90 Stradale drag races Rimac Nevera

Well, this was bound to happen. The horsepower wars have gone electric and Carwow has gone and pitted Maranello’s latest with a Croatian newcomer. Powered by a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 coupled to three electric motors, the Ferrari SF90 Stradale makes 986 hp. In comparison, the all-electric Rimac Nevera generates 1,914 hp and 1,714 lb-ft from […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/1/2021
Rimac Nevera is the new name for the C_Two and hits 60 mph in 1.85 seconds

Rimac has officially unveiled the production version of the C_Two, called the Nevera. Since unveiling the prototype version of the car at the 2018 Geneva auto show, the Croatian brand has concentrated on fine-tuning it to create what it calls the ultimate hypercar experience. Everything about the car has been improved over the C_Two to […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/1/2021
2023 Kia Sportage teasers show off massive curved display, angular face

Kia has officially teased the 2023 Sportage and it looks like the crossover will get a face that no one will mistake for anything else. Two exterior and one interior sketch of the 2023 Kia Sportage were released and we can immediately tell that this crossover received the brand’s new tiger face look. The headlights […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/1/2021
Nissan will build battery plants in the United Kingdom and Japan: Report

Nissan is reportedly working with a Chinese-owned battery maker to open up plants in Japan and the U.K. Nikkei Asia reports that the Japanese brand is looking to invest up to $1.8 billion for the two facilities, which it aims to get online by 2024. The aim is to have the capacity to power over […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/1/2021
Hyundai cuts internal combustion development in favor of electrification: Report

It appears Hyundai Motor Group has accelerated its transition toward electrification. According to a new report from Reuters, the Korean conglomerate will cut the number of internal combustion engines in favor of electrification, said two people close to the company who spoke to the outlet anonymously. This will result in a 50 percent reduction of […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/1/2021