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
General Motors expands Super Cruise features, vehicle availability

General Motors has announced that it will expand the capabilities of its Super Cruise semi-autonomous driving assist. These include a Trailering feature, enabling owners to tow something and drive hands-free on select stretches of highway. Automatic lane changing allows the vehicle to switch lanes on its own once the driver initiates the maneuver. The built-in […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/26/2021
2021 Audi Q5 PHEV review: Comfortably car-like driving experience

Are you looking for an electrified luxury compact crossover that drives like a car? Take a look at the 2021 Audi Q5 PHEV. Unlike most modern utility vehicles, the Q5 embraces its car-like character. From its looks to the way it drives and the ambience you get sitting in it, the Q5 doesn’t shy away […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/26/2021
Stellantis CEO confirms all-electric Dodge Charger and Challenger: Report

During Stellantis’ EV Day, Dodge revealed that it will introduce its first all-electric muscle car in 2024. Dodge CEO Tim Kuniskis stood next to a veiled vehicle and took a peek at it to reveal a lower front air intake. Afterward, a video showed a retro-styled vehicle with full-width LED daytime running lights doing a […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/23/2021
2022 Mercedes-Benz S 580e blends luxury, V8 power, and efficiency

Details regarding the 2022 Mercedes-Benz S 580e have been revealed for the European market. The plug-in hybrid variant will be the third variant of Mercedes’ flagship sedan and promises power without sacrificing efficiency. Featuring the fourth generation of Mercedes’ plug-in hybrid powertrain, the S 580e gets AWD standard and will be the most powerful model […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/23/2021
Second-generation Toyota Aqua is the Prius C we can’t have

The second-generation Toyota Aqua has launched in Japan and it sports an evolutionary look. It’s still curvy and slick, only this time you get more stylized headlight and taillight clusters, narrower side windows, and a new iteration of Toyota’s catfish-like grille. Like the outgoing model, you can get the new Aqua in vibrant colors including […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/21/2021
2022 Volvo C40 Recharge starts at $59,845, gets 250 kW of complimentary charging

The 2022 Volvo C40 Recharge finally has a price and that’s $59,845. Compared to its boxier sibling, the XC40 Recharge, the C40 is $4,760 more but there’s a reason for it: you can only get it in a single fully loaded trim. That means it’ll come standard with a Harman Kardon audio system, 20-inch alloy […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/21/2021
Aston Martin will replace Vantage, DB11 with EVs: Report

Aston Martin is looking to ditch its staple V8 and V12 engines in favor of battery-electric powertrains when it replaces two of its models. Speaking with Automotive News Europe, Aston Martin CEO Tobias Moers revealed that the successor to the Vantage and DB11 will use battery-electric powertrains. This move is right in line with the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/21/2021
2021 Volvo XC90 T8 Recharge review: Electrified Scandinavian luxury for the whole family

If you were to look up the definition of a luxury family crossover, chances are you’ll find a photo of the 2021 Volvo XC90 next to it. The current iteration of Volvo’s flagship utility vehicle jump-started its brand revival and redefined its identity. Five years later, the XC90 remains relevant, fresh, and formidable. We have […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/19/2021
New Ford fragrance reminds you of what gas smells like when driving a Mustang Mach-E GT

Are you missing the smell of gas when driving your battery-electric Ford Mustang Mach-E? If you do, Ford Europe has a solution for you in the form of a fragrance called the Mach-Eau. Yeah, the name isn’t very clever but apparently, it’ll remind you of fond memories driving internal combustion vehicles. Weird, we know. According […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/16/2021
Everrati and Superformance partner together to electrify Ford GT40

Everrati has added another legendary vehicle to the list that it will electrify: the Ford GT40. This comes as the British-based tuning company forms a partnership with Superformance, a leading manufacturer of 1960s-era continuation components for sports cars. The Le Mans-winning Ford GT40 is the vehicle that Everrati will electrify as part of the two […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/16/2021