Audi has published images of a mysterious last-gen A3 Cabriolet that has been stretched and fitted with two extra sets of doors. The car asks more questions than it answers, but odds are it was built by a team of young Audi apprentices in Germany.
Ferrari may use a new modular platform to underpin most future production models, potentially saving development costs. The Italian carmaker may also reshuffle its engine lineup to increase fuel efficiency.
Toyota has built a custom-designed Mirai that's being used as a stage opener during the ADAC Rally Deutschland. The hydrogen-powered sedan is fitted with performance brake pads, rally tires, bucket seats for the front passengers, and a roll cage.
Audi says the A7 is positioned too close to the A6, so the company has major changes in store for the next-gen model. Set to arrive in 2017, it will be bigger, more high-tech and more distinctive-looking, and it could spawn a four-door sedan.
Due to emissions regulations, Dodge may be forced to give up its HEMI V8 engines in favor of smaller, more frugal turbocharged ones. By 2019, supercharged and naturally-aspirated V8's will be replaced.