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
Rivian will install charging stations at Tennessee’s 56 state parks

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) has announced that it has partnered with Rivian to install charging stations at state parks. The goal is to have Rivian’s Waypoint battery-electric vehicle charging station on all 56 state parks based on the availability of electricity and planned future upgrades. “Tennessee is at the forefront of […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/27/2021
General Motors, Cruise file suit against Ford for BlueCruise name: Report

General Motors and Cruise Automation have reportedly sued Ford for the BlueCruise name of its semi-autonomous hands-free driving assistance feature. According to Reuters, GM and Cruise say that the name infringes on the trademarks for Super Cruise and Cruise. “While GM had hoped to resolve the trademark infringement matter with Ford amicably, we were left […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/27/2021
You can now get an all-electric AC Cobra

Remember the AC Cobra? The one that was sold as the Shelby Cobra in the U.S.? If you do, you can get an all-electric one soon because the AC Cobra Series 1 Electric is undergoing final development work ahead of the first deliveries. AC Cars. The best part is that the all-electric version will stay […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/26/2021
Mercedes-Benz will only launch electric vehicles from 2025 and forward

Mercedes-Benz has revealed its electrification strategy for the future and it’s quite aggressive. By 2022, the brand will have a battery-electric vehicle in every segment it’s in. From 2025 onward, it will launch only EVs while retaining its profitability targets and accelerating its transformation into an electric-only brand. This move will be spearheaded by the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/26/2021
Mercedes-Maybach EQS, plus all-electric G-Class, confirmed

Mercedes-Benz has announced that the SUV versions of the EQE and EQS will arrive next year. These two crossovers will be based on the brand’s EVA architecture, which was built specifically for battery-electric applications. Alongside those will be a G-Class EV, which is due out in 2024. Every vehicle within the Mercedes-Benz umbrella will get […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/26/2021
Ford and Argo AI are launching autonomous vehicles on the Lyft network by end of 2021

Ford has announced that it will launch autonomous vehicles by the end of 2021 together with its partners Argo AI and Lyft. The three companies are working together to commercialize autonomous ride-hailing on a larger scale with each one contributing something toward a common goal. Argo AI brings in its self-driving tech while Ford will […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/26/2021
Ferrari SF90 Stradale sets production car lap record at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

The Ferrari SF90 Stradale has set the production lap record at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). At 1:29.625, the electrified prancing horse is the quickest production vehicle around that track, which is 2.439 miles long. The SF90 also reached speeds of up to 174.6 mph when it set the record-breaking lap time. According to Ferrari, the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/26/2021
Bespoke Pininfarina Battista gets exposed carbon fiber with a red, white, and blue theme

Pininfarina has revealed the first bespoke Battista battery-electric supercar. Created via the coachbuilder’s all-encompassing personalization program, prospective owners of a Pininfarina Battista can customize their vehicle exactly the way they want it. The first example from this program is inspired by New York City and features a red, white, and blue exterior color theme and […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/26/2021
Audi RS Q e-tron to enter the 2022 Dakar Rally

The Audi RS Q e-tron has been revealed and it’s undergoing testing ahead of entering the 2022 Dakar Rally. This prototype dirt racer will put Audi’s electrified powertrains to the test in one of the most grueling motor sport events. In total, the Dakar Rally lasts two weeks and will have daily stages that cover […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/26/2021
Elon Musk: Tesla to open Supercharger network to other EVs this year

If you own a battery electric vehicle, we’ve (potentially) got some good news for you. Tesla has made it official that it will be making its supercharger network open to vehicles from other brands. The news comes straight from Elon Musk himself who tweeted at a follower who said that people should deal with Tesla […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/26/2021