An Aussie startup is planning an electric SUV that’s more capable off-road than a Jeep

Aussie startup Red Automotive Technologies wants to build an electric SUV that's faster than a Porsche 911 and more capable off-road than a Jeep Wrangler. The model will be sold in the U.S. with a base price of about $60,000.

Nissan's all-new GT-R sports car may have been delayed into the next decade

Nissan's GT-R successor will reportedly be delayed beyond 2020 as the Japanese automaker plans more refreshes of the present body style. The new GT-R will adopt styling from the Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo.

Volkswagen staff appear to be using Google Glass at work

It seems as if Volkswagen logistics staff are using Google Glass for work. It certainly looks that way, with the car company issuing what it describes as "3D smart glasses" to a number of employees following a successful three-month trial.

Bugatti's world-challenging Chiron supercar will let you take its roof off

The upcoming Bugatti Chiron supercar will reportedly be offered as a Targa model a year after the original's introduction in 2017. The Veyron successor is expected to be the world's new fastest production car.
Movies & TV

See Batman riding around on Joker’s custom car in the Suicide Squad movie

A local Florida news channel spoke to the creator of Joker's sleek, purple sports car seen in clips from the upcoming Suicide Squad movie and found out what went into making the infamous villain's new ride.

Koenigsegg vs. the ‘holy trinity:’ Sweden comes out on top in 0-186 mph comparison

In response to a customer question, Koenigsegg has published a press release that compares the performance specs of its cars to those of the Porsche 918 Spyder, Ferrari LaFerrari, and McLaren P1. As it turns out, the Swedish brand stacks up…

Cadillac will make PHEV versions of most models instead of going all-electric … yet

Cadillac will reportedly add plug-in hybrid versions of almost all its models, starting with the CT6 hybrid flagship. The luxury automaker claims PHEV makes more sense than all-electric vehicles at this time.

BMW’s i3 will receive a 25 percent improvement in EV range thanks to new batteries

BMW will upgrade batteries on both its fully electric i3 and range-extending model to offer 124 miles of range. The new lithium ion battery improves range from just under 100 miles currently.

Hyundai's Genesis brand will challenge German's elite with a BMW 3 Series rival

Hyundai's newly launched Genesis luxury brand is reportedly planning a BMW 3 Series rival to step the Korean automaker up to German luxury levels. The new model may also spawn a crossover variant.

Tesla expands the Model X lineup with more affordable (and less capable) models

Tesla has announced plans to launch two additional variants of the Model X crossover. The entry-level model is the 70D, which has a 70kWh battery pack, and the mid-range model is the 90D, with a 90kWh battery pack.

Germany investigates Volkswagen for tax evasion related to CO2 understatement

Volkswagen is under investigation for tax evasion in Germany, relating to understatements of CO2 emissions the company recently admitted to. CO2 emissions determine the rate of taxation in Germany.