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 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV teased again with a trip down memory lane

Mitsubishi is well-known for its AWD expertise and as an early player in electrification. It’s no surprise that when it came time to do another teaser for the 2023 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, the company decided to take a trip down memory lane. Through a video posted on YouTube, Mitsubishi emphasized its motor sports heritage, particularly […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/7/2021
2022 Lexus NX 350h and NX 450h+ first drive review: Evolution is beautiful

When you have a winning formula, improving on it means strategically pinpointing what needs the most attention. The first-generation Lexus NX had a lot of good things going for it but several things could’ve been better executed. With the arrival of the second-generation model, Lexus’ second bestseller has evolved to further refine its already strong […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/7/2021
Chevrolet Silverado EV will debut at 2022 CES

The Chevrolet Silverado EV has an official date for its global debut at the 2022 CES Show on Jan. 5. The all-electric pickup truck follows the Bolt EV and Bolt EUV as the brand’s third battery-electric vehicle. It will also be the first Chevrolet vehicle with the Ultium battery and propulsion systems. After teasing the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/6/2021
Where do you go from Super Cruise? Ultra Cruise, GM’s answer to Tesla’s “Full Self Driving”

General Motors has announced the next step up from its Super Cruise semi-autonomous driver assistance feature. Called Ultra Cruise, the new system has been designed to enable hands-free driving in 95 percent of scenarios and will be usable in most highways within the United States and Canada. This is the latest step in the company’s […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/6/2021
General Motors to open new battery facility to support EV lineup

General Motors has announced that it will expand its battery technology development operations with a new facility. Called the Wallace Battery Cell Innovation Center, this new site will help the company accelerate the development and commercialization of battery-electric vehicles while making them more affordable. The new plant will be located in Warren, Michigan on the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/6/2021
General Motors partners with Wolfspeed for EV components

General Motors has announced that it has partnered with Wolfspeed to secure its supply of silicon carbide power devices for its future battery-electric vehicle lineup. Wolfspeed’s components will be used by GM to develop more efficient propulsion systems for its EVs. These parts will be used specifically for the integrated power electronics for the Ultium […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/6/2021
2021 Rebelle Rally has a lot of electrified vehicles in the field

The 2021 Rebelle Rally is shaping up to be a big year thanks to several electrified vehicles entering the event. This eight-day women’s off-road competition covers over 1,000 miles across the states of Nevada and California and is one of the longest and toughest rally raid events of the year in the U.S. In addition […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/6/2021
Ford Mustang Mach-E breezes through Michigan State Police tests

The Ford Mustang Mach-E has aced the testing regimen of the Michigan State Police. Ford entered its all-electric crossover for consideration to explore the possibility of building purpose-built battery-electric vehicles for use by law enforcement as part of a larger $30 billion investment in electrification by 2025. A Mach-E donning police decals were submitted to […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/4/2021
2022 Hyundai Tucson PHEV priced for maximum bang for your buck

Pricing for the 2022 Hyundai Tucson PHEV has finally been announced and it’s been positioned to give you nearly everything for not much money. Available in two flavors, the base SEL starts at $35,975. Essentially a mid-grade model, this gets you nearly all of the driver assistance and collision prevention features, heated front seats, dual-zone […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/4/2021
Polestar to go public on the New York Stock Exchange teases two other models

Polestar announced that it will be going public and listed on the Nasdaq via a business agreement formed with The Gores Group and Guggenheim Capital, LLC. This will form Polestar Automotive Holding UK Limited and will be worth approximately $20 billion. Current Polestar equity holders will hold 94 percent ownership in the brand and roll […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/4/2021