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
2023 Polestar 2 gets more range, higher sticker price

Official pricing and range figures for the 2023 Polestar 2 have been announced. The car now has a starting price of $49,800 for the single-motor version, which is a $2,600 increase over last year. Based on the press release, there doesn’t seem to be any major updates to warrant it unless Polestar is essentially making […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/9/2022
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning ships with more power and capability than initially projected

Deliveries of the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning are about to start and it turns out the truck has more horsepower than initially projected! The original estimates were 426 hp for the standard range battery and 563 hp for the extended range pack. Now, Ford has revealed the final output for both versions and it’s quite […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/9/2022
Aston Martin will have a fully electric lineup by 2030

Aston Martin has unveiled its plans to become an all-electric brand by 2030. Called Racing. Green., the initiative is aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals and will set bold targets across Aston Martin’s operations. In addition to addressing climate change and creating a better environment, the strategy also aims to build a stronger, more […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/9/2022
LG Magna e-Powertrain celebrates groundbreaking of Mexico BEV manufacturing facility

LG Magna e-Powertrain has celebrated the groundbreaking of its new manufacturing facility in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico. The company, a joint venture between LG Electronics and Magna International, aims to have the new 260,000 square-foot plant up and running by 2023. It will be the first production base for the company in North America and is […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/9/2022
2022 Lincoln Corsair Grand Touring review: Big car cushiness in a compact footprint

When you think of comfortable vehicles, the first ones that come to mind are big sedans and SUVs that ride like you’re on a cloud. They isolate you from everything else as if occupants are inside a cocoon of serenity. However, there’s a trade-off for all of that cushiness because these vehicles aren’t exactly the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/9/2022
Ferrari 296 GTS is an electrifying RWD droptop

When the Ferrari 296 GTB first arrived as a coupe, it was only a matter of time before the convertible variant followed. Now, we finally have that. Called the Ferrari 296 GTS, this two-seat droptop complements its fixed-roof sibling by giving you endless headroom when the weather is perfect. This is the second application of […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/6/2022
Audi urbansphere Concept shows off what a future utility vehicle could look like

The third installment of Audi’s “sphere” concept cars has finally broken cover and it shows what a utility vehicle of the future could look like. Called the Audi urbansphere Concept, this vehicle looks like a cross between a traditional crossover and a multi-purpose vehicle or small minivan but with suicide doors. A collaboration between Audi’s […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/5/2022
U.S. News 2022 Best Hybrid and Electric Cars is full of new and familiar faces

U.S. News & World Report has announced the 2022 Best Hybrid and Electric Cars. The publication evaluated 82 vehicles and selected winners in eight categories. “There’s been a significant increase in the demand for electric vehicles, and they have more appeal than ever as gas prices rise and consumers look for cars with a low […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/5/2022
2023 Mercedes-Benz EQS SUV seats up to seven and up to 536 hp

After numerous teasers, the 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQS SUV has made its global debut. The all-electric three-row crossover is the third vehicle underpinned by the EVA2 architecture following the EQS and EQE sedans. On a single charge, the EQS SUV can travel up to 600 km or 373 miles on the WLTP cycle but expect a […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/4/2022
Electrify America reports increased charging sessions for 2021

Electrify America has announced that it has registered 1.45 million charging sessions for owners of battery-electric vehicles for 2021. This shows a huge increase in the use of its charging stations last year. In 2020, only 268,000 customers used DC charging. According to Electrify America, BEV drivers avoided the use of 5.7 gallons of gas […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/4/2022