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
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning amasses 120,000 preorders

Ford’s second-quarter results have shown that its electrified models have generated a lot of interest. As part of its Ford+ plan, the Blue Oval aims to make distinct products and services for consumers with electrification spearheading its activities going forward. The biggest highlight is the number of preorders since it debuted earlier this May. The […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/2/2021
2022 Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid Odyssean Edition is all about sustainable luxury

To celebrate the launch of the 2022 Flying Spur Hybrid, Bentley has unveiled a limited-edition model called the Odyssean Edition. This takes cues from the EXP 100 GT concept car that showed off the brand’s idea of luxury mobility in 2035 with its new hybrid sedan being the first step toward that. The 2022 Bentley […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/2/2021
EV charging infrastructure is part of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework

The Biden administration has voiced their support for the Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework, which is the largest long-term investment for the United States’ transportation infrastructure. Sustainability is one of the biggest focuses and will make up $1.2 trillion in total to help transition to clean energy, minimize pollution, and create more jobs for economic growth. Part […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/2/2021
2021 Honda CR-V Hybrid review: The preferred CR-V

The 2021 Honda CR-V Hybrid may not be the newest entrant in the red-hot compact crossover segment but it still holds its own against recently redesigned competitors. This family hauler aged so well that it remains one of the most compelling propositions in its segment. In hybrid flavor, the CR-V’s appeal grows further. Standard AWD, […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/2/2021
Tesla Cybertruck delay confirmed during the second-quarter earnings call: Report

Should we be surprised that Tesla’s upcoming Cybertruck is delayed? No. Originally promised to come off the production line in late 2021, the angular pickup with a so-called exoskeleton won’t be delivered to consumers until sometime in 2022 or later. That shouldn’t shock anyone because Tesla’s timelines are never on point; the company has a […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/30/2021
2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE sedan teased ahead of Munich debut

The 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE sedan has been teased ahead of its official debut at the 2021 Munich auto show this September. Two teaser photos were published by Mercedes; the exterior shows a curvaceous four-door just like the larger EQS but the taillight pattern appears to be different featuring a single LED light bar connecting the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/30/2021
2024 Volkswagen ID. Buzz will reportedly get three versions

The 2024 Volkswagen ID. Buzz is getting at least three different variants to cater to everything from commercial to personal needs. Automotive News Europe reports that there are at least three flavors coming. Europe will get a six-passenger version targeted at “ride-pooling” services features individually accessible rear seats complete with an information screen for each […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/30/2021
Rivian trademarks half a dozen new nameplates: Report

Well, it looks like we now know what Rivian will name the vehicles that will follow the R1T and R1S. Originally found by the Rivian Owners Forum, the trademarks suggest that there will be three crossovers and three trucks following the two initial models. In total, Rivan wants to launch six vehicles by 2025. If […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/30/2021
New-generation Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV arriving in the U.S. in the second half of 2022

Mitsubishi has announced that it will reveal the new-generation Outlander PHEV later this year in Japan before it goes on sale in the U.S. in the second half of 2022. We don’t know how different it’ll look from the standard Outlander but at least the teaser photos hint that the PHEV will be available with […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/30/2021
Hyundai XCIENT fuel cell truck arrives in California

The Hyundai XCIENT fuel cell truck has arrived in the United States as part of a trial run with public and private partners. Two of the projects are publicly funded to improve air quality in California. This is the second set of trials that the XCIENT will undergo, following the first one in Switzerland where […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/30/2021