NEWS

That whole Apple Car thing with Hyundai is no more: Report

Well, that didn’t last long. Just a couple of days ago, we reported that Apple and Hyundai were in talks to work together and produce an electric car. Now, a new report from Bloomberg reveals that both companies have hit the pause button on the project. According to people familiar with the matter, Apple was […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/8/2021
New Nissan Qashqai teased with Rogue-like headlights

Nissan has dropped another teaser for the next Qashqai, which is debuting on February 18. We finally get a small glimpse of the crossover’s exterior, too. The sole photo Nissan provided is of the headlight, which looks similar to the one found on the latest Rogue. Slotting below the Rogue or X-Trail, as it is […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/4/2021
BMW i7 could be the most powerful 7 Series: Report

The next-generation BMW 7 Series is on the way and based on a report from Germany, the most powerful variant won’t wear an M badge. According to AutoBild, the all-electric i7 could have the most potent powertrain in the lineup, sporting 650 hp. That would be the highest output version of the car, which should […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/4/2021
2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid receives its official EPA fuel economy ratings

The most efficient model in the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe lineup finally has EPA ratings and they’re pretty respectable considering the mid-size SUV gets AWD standard with the electrified powertrain. In its base form, the 2021 Santa Fe Hybrid is rated for 36/31/34 mpg city/highway/combined. Should you opt for the Limited, which has more standard […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/3/2021
Genesis to name dedicated EV the GV60: Report

Out of the first three cars to ride on Hyundai Motor Group’s new E-GMP platform, we only know the name of one: the 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5. Now, a new report appears to have revealed the name of a second vehicle. According to Asia Times, an outlet from South Korea, Genesis will name its dedicated […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/2/2021
Tesla owner stalks 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 prototype for some close up views

We’re a few weeks away from the official world debut of the 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 and we’ve found a Tesla Model 3 owner from South Korea getting up close and personal with a prototype and got it on video. The best part is that the person behind the camera caught some interesting details about […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/1/2021
Google and Ford partner for in car infotainment, cloud services, Google apps

Ford is working with Google for updated infotainment and cloud services in future Ford vehicles. This includes running Google’s native Android OS in future vehicles, marking a change from the company’s current SYNC offerings. A new six-year partnership was just announced between both companies, and will make Google the exclusive cloud platform provider for Ford. […]

by Chad Kirchner
2/1/2021
Genesis patents reveal EV variants for nearly the entire lineup

Last week, we reported that Genesis will release all-electric variants of most vehicles in the current lineup alongside the dedicated EV code-named JW1. Well, it appears that has been confirmed with trademark filings in Korea found by a poster on GV Forums. The naming layout, which we originally noted will add an “e” in front […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/1/2021
Lexus teases EV concept once more, announces debut of new models

Lexus took a moment during its 2020 sales announcement to tease us once more with a concept that’s supposed to become the brand’s first production battery-electric vehicle. We’re not sure what body style it is but it’s futuristic and swoopy. New styling cues on this car may preview the next evolution of Lexus’ design language […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/1/2021
Nissan to sell on EVs and hybrids by the early 2030s with goal to be carbon neutral by 2050

Hot on the heels of General Motors announcing its desire for only electric vehicles by 2030, Nissan has also announced its commitment to electrification and carbon neutrality by 2050. This means by the early 2030s, every Nissan will be electrified in some form. The company also aims to change its manufacturing processes to make it […]

by Stefan Ogbac
1/29/2021