Category Archives: Automobiles

Preview Drive: 2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV Keeps It Simple ""

Back in 2006, BMW introduced so many powertrain and chassis modes for its M5 performance sedan—279 combinations in all—that it turned off enthusiasts, including many loyal to the brand. When we asked Wolfgang Ziebart, technical design director and the executive who oversaw Jaguar I-Pace development, why there are only two modes…


Graz-ie! Magna Steyr to Build BMW Z4 and Toyota Supra ""

Magna Steyr will build the next BMW Z4 and Toyota Supra at its assembly plant in Graz, Austria. The jointly developed sports cars will both be assembled by the contract manufacturer, according to a report in Automotive News Europe. Magna Steyr is a favorite producer for low-volume specialty models such as…


2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Chops More Than $4K from Price ""

The Honda Accord, just redesigned for the 2018 model year, now welcomes back a gasoline-electric hybrid variant. Available in a total of four trims, the entry-level Accord hybrid wears a starting price of $25,990; that’s $1530 more than a base Accord LX and $4505 less than the previous-generation Accord hybrid. Like…