Category Archives: Automobiles

Joining the A-Team: Acura MDX Adds Sporty A-Spec Trim for 2019 ""

Acura is expanding its sporty A-Spec trim to its MDX mid-size crossover SUV. The 2019 Acura MDX A-Spec toughens the appearance of the MDX courtesy of 20-inch gray-painted wheels, more aggressively styled front and rear fascias, body-colored side sills, a pair of big exhaust tips, blacked-out headlights and taillights, and…

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Friendly Foes: BMW and Daimler Form Mobility Joint Venture ""

German automakers BMW Group and Daimler, which owns Mercedes-Benz, have announced a joint venture for mobility services, the two rivals have announced. The partnership, which is still subject to approval by regulators, would combine and expand the two luxury carmakers’ current suite of car sharing, parking, ride hailing, electric-vehicle charging,…

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Weissach Package Lightens 2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS, Your Bank Account ""

When it comes to the 911 GT3 RS‘s first ever Weissach package option—the high-performance treatment has previously been available on other Porsches—not only will the already lightened sports car be made lighter, so, too, will your wallet. The option will cost $18,000 atop the 520-hp GT3 RS’s $188,550 base price. If you’d…

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Lynk & Co Unveils the 02 SUV, Its Third Vehicle ""

The nascent automotive startup Lynk & Co wants to be seen as a global company. The spawn of Chinese automaker Geely, it hopes to disrupt the industry through connectivity and alternative ownership formats. Geely also owns the Swedish brand Volvo, which will share parts and platforms with Lynk & Co, with hopes…

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Infiniti Fancies Up the QX60 and QX80 with Limited Models ""

Infiniti is firmly entrenched in SUV land. In addition to the launch of the new 2019 QX50 crossover, Infiniti recently gave the QX80 a handsome update. Now Nissan’s premium brand is showing an even swankier trim called Limited for the QX80 and the aging QX60. Visual enhancements for the new QX60…

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