Upstart heads off for life in the big city; comes home to live in Dad’s basement. That’s the Cadillac story in September of 2018, after the announcement that the 116-year-old American luxury brand was decamping from its swank SoHo apartment to a room over the garage. The expected location for Cadillac’s new home is a […]
There was a time when Tesla was the only real choice in luxury electric vehicles, but the introduction of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC gives Tesla some tough competition. The EQC is also the debut of the EQ subbrand, which will be a family of electricfied vehicles from Mercedes-Benz. The EQC will have an estimated 200-mile […]
Dieselgate continues to create challenges for Volkswagen. The latest is an ad campaign paid for by Volkswagen, but featuring a Chevrolet Bolt EV. It’s all a part of the company’s settlement in the U.S. that required it to spend $2 billion on the promotion of electric vehicles. The ad is for Volkswagen’s Electrify America, so […]
Honda is introducing two new models to the U.S. market that have a fantastic retro look and legions of prior owners who may find them to be the perfect time machine.
Flying cars are the stuff of sci-fi movies not reality, or are they? Terrafugia is a Massachusetts-based company working on building flying cars and it recently secured permission to begin testing them at an airport in Nashua, New Hampshire. Terrafugia is leasing hangar space at the airport and expects it to be adequate to manage […]
The Buick Envision is a compact luxury SUV that fleshes out the Buick lineup and is an important part of Buick’s strategy to attract crossover buyers. It also happens to be made in China. That’s a problem. General Motors says it may pull the Envision from the U.S. altogether if it can’t get a tariff […]
There are no longer any compact pickups in the U.S. market. The new 2019 Ford Ranger and its peers are all larger mid-sized trucks. Could automakers be missing a golden opportunity?
When Tesla Model 3 preorders opened, hundreds of thousands of Tesla fans put down a deposit and got ready for the long wait for delivery. This generated a huge amount of cash for the company, but now things are going in the wrong direction as Tesla is refunding a large number of those initial deposits. […]
Automakers first deployed these fuel-saving technologies on hybrids and pricey models. But you’ll soon see them on most daily drivers.