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Toyota Updates the Highlander for 2022, But Is It Enough?

Toyota Updates the Highlander for 2022, But Is It Enough?

Is this just a bunch of additions to make it look better on a spreadsheet, or real improvements?

The Toyota Highlander has been a titan of sales to soccer moms and families for years. Now, there is a new version of the Highlander, the Bronze Edition, starting at $43,880.

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Tesla Surpasses $1 Trillion Value After Hertz Orders 100,000 Of Its EVs

Tesla Surpasses $1 Trillion Value After Hertz Orders 100,000 Of Its EVs

Tesla joins an elite group of trillion dollar companies such as Amazon, Apple and Facebook as Hertz announces order for 100,000 Teslas

Rental car company Hertz was in pretty bad shape in 2020, but things have now turned for the better. The company exited bankruptcy earlier this year, and thanks to a massive order of 100,000 Teslas, both companies stock prices soared, pushing Tesla’s company value at more than $1 trillion.

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This Lamborghini Countach LP 500 Restoration is Peak Italian Motoring

This Lamborghini Countach LP 500 Restoration is Peak Italian Motoring

It was in production for about 3 years and was sold for an undisclosed amount of money.

Restomods are everywhere nowadays. One particularly wealthy man will be getting his Lamborghini Countach restomod made by Lamborghini themselves.

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BMW's Future Designs Need to be Bold and Meaningful

BMW’s Future Designs Need to be Bold and Meaningful

Believe it or not, a car’s exterior design is about more than choosing to be bold or bland

As BMW navigates the inevitable course to the future that doesn’t only include electrification of its lineup, but digitalization and sustainability, the company has been forced to rethink everything it stands for, all the way down to a design standpoint. This was never more evident than when BMW released the controversially grilled BMW M3 and the even bolder M4. And, while nobody can argue that the design of the M3 and M4 were definitely bold, that’s actually just the start of things.

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These Cars Made It To This Year's Wards 10 Best Interiors

These Cars Made It To This Year’s Wards 10 Best Interiors

This year’s list includes vehicles ranging from a high-end Bentley Bentayga Speed to a more affordable Honda Civic

Most car enthusiasts tend to prioritize a car’s exterior design, but in reality, we spend more of our time inside the vehicle. Thankfully, Wards Auto is here to help us determine which interiors are truly worth our time behind the wheel.

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AMG Still Sees A Future For Its V-8 Engine, Despite All Evidence to the Contrary

AMG Still Sees A Future For Its V-8 Engine, Despite All Evidence to the Contrary

According to Mercedes’ CEO, AMG’s V-8 engines are here to stay until at least 2031

Over the coming decade, several automakers have already pledged to transition to electric vehicles. As the industry now makes this shift to EV’s, Mercedes Benz is also taking a forward-thinking approach.

With the German automaker set to become an electric-only marque by 2030, the company has already halted the development of new combustion engines in order to devote more resources towards the shift to electrification.

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Chevrolet Performance announces new 10 liter ZZ632 Crate Engine that produces 1004 horsepower

Chevrolet Performance announces new 10 liter ZZ632 Crate Engine that produces 1004 horsepower

Here’s everything you need to know about Chevy’s new Crate engine

Chevrolet Performance has unveiled a new big-block ZZ632 V-8 crate engine with 632-cubic-inch or 10 liters of displacement, of that, produces, wait for it, a little more than 1,000 horsepower and a monstrous 876 pound-feet of torque.

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Ford Mustang GT and Mach 1 to lose 10 horsepower for 2022

Ford Mustang GT and Mach 1 to lose 10 horsepower for 2022

Stricter emissions regulations, specifically the Low Emission Vehicle (LEV III) regulations, have forced the blue oval brand to reduce the performance of the Mustang GT and Mach 1.

Politicians around the world are doubling down on their commitment to reducing carbon dioxide emissions. The United States is no exception, and this trend will definitely continue until we’ve achieved carbon neutrality or zero emissions. As the world heads toward this eco-conscious future, high-performance sports cars and supercars with gas-guzzling internal combustion engines (ICE) could soon be a relic of the past. The effect of these ever-stricter emission standards has led Ford to make performance changes to the Mustang GT and Mach 1.

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The Ford Mustang GT (With A Manual) Is The Most Patriotic Car You Can Buy Right Now

The Ford Mustang GT (With A Manual) Is The Most Patriotic Car You Can Buy Right Now

If you are looking for the most patriotic car on sale right now, the manual-equipped Ford Mustang GT proudly takes the crown

While it’s definitely a no-brainer that the Ford Mustang GT is as American as the Big Mac or the Apple Pie, there’s also a bit of science that proves how deeply American a car actually is.

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This Model T and its Siblings Are Built By the Same Company Behind the Apple iPhone

This Model T and its Siblings Are Built By the Same Company Behind the Apple iPhone

No, these aren’t the apple car, but they do wear the Foxconn badge

Cars are getting more and more advanced every year, leaving them more dependent on electronics and technology. With this increasingly blurry line dividing the world of technology like laptops and smartphones and the world of cars, more tech companies are having a go at making their first automobiles. Hon Hai Technology Group, the owner of Foxconn, debuted three new electric vehicles at the Hon Hai Tech Day 2021 event. Those electric vehicles are the Model C, Model E, and the ambitiously named Model T.

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The Taycan Is Porsche's Best-Selling Non-SUV So Far This Year

The Taycan Is Porsche’s Best-Selling Non-SUV So Far This Year

Outside of SUVs the Porsche Taycan is Porsche’s best-selling model so far in 2021 - how crazy is that?

In a world where crossovers and SUVs reign supreme, it is no surprise that the Porsche Cayenne and Macan continue to be the brand’s best-sellers. For the rest of Porsche’s model lineup though, the all-electric Taycan sits comfortably in third, making it the best-selling non-SUV Porsche so far this year.

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Porsche's 3D-Printed Seats Are Now Available, But There Are Some Stipulations

Porsche’s 3D-Printed Seats Are Now Available, But There Are Some Stipulations

After loads of research, design, and testing, Porsche’s 3D-printed seats are now ready for your bum.

Porshe has been obsessed with innovation, or needlessly reinventing the wheel, depending on how you look at it for decades. From stubbornly making the engine work in the back of the car to making an electric sedan that weighs well over two tons handle like a dream. As a result of this meticulousness, Porsche produces some of the greatest sports cars in the world. Building off this, the German sports car manufacturer is back at it again with their 3D-printed bucket seats.

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The Kia Forte Could be Gunning For the Honda Civic SI in 2022

The Kia Forte Could be Gunning For the Honda Civic SI in 2022

The small Korean economy car will have some serious chops in 2022

For years, Kia and Hyundai were known to make economy cars that were not interesting to look at or drive. However, that all changed when they hired Alec Biermann, the now-former head of BMW’s M division, and the man behind some of the greatest cars in the BMW’s history. Because of this, cars like the Kia Forte, for example, have become great talking points. For the 2022 model year, the Kia Forte arrives with a facelifted exterior, new tech throughout the interior, and a whole new range of trim levels: FE, LXS, GT-line, and at the top is the GT.

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Honda launches all-electric EV Sub-brand - e:N

Honda launches all-electric EV Sub-brand - e:N

The Japanese automaker showed off two production spec models for China, along with three futuristic concept cars

Honda held a virtual event online to showcase their EV strategy for the Chinese market, via their new EV sub-brand e:N. The Japanese brand unveiled two production-ready electric vehicles: the e:NS1 and the e:NP1. Apart from these two EV’s we also got to see three electric concept cars. The e:N SUV Concept, e:N GT Concept, and e:N Coupe Concept.

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This Race-Spec Version of the 2022 Civic Si Exposes the Future of Tuning Capabilities

This Race-Spec Version of the 2022 Civic Si Exposes the Future of Tuning Capabilities

The 2022 Honda Civic Si comes this October and sends a strong Message by going racing

When we talk about performance versions of the Honda Civic, we usually mean the Type-R. With that being said, Honda recently teased us with some videos of the current, eleventh generation of the Civic. The eleventh-generation Civic debuted in April, and now we are looking at the Civic Si, which will follow soon. The car was spotted testing around the Thunderhill Raceway, in California, where it would compete in the 25 Hours of Thunderhill.

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It's Official: The 2022 Ford Bronco Sasquatch Will Have a Manual Transmission

It’s Official: The 2022 Ford Bronco Sasquatch Will Have a Manual Transmission

This order guide confirms that the Sasquatch Package will be offered with a manual gearbox on the 2022 Bronco

When Ford revived the Bronco moniker from the ashes, it made sure to cover all bases possible. It missed out on a couple of them, like not offering a V-8 and not making a manual gearbox available with the Sasquatch Package. The latter was rectified soon, and now there’s an official confirmation stating the same.

A user on Bronco6g.com forum attached an order guide for the 2022 Bronco that shows that the beefy Sasquatch package is available with the manual gearbox. Not exactly a surprise, but it’s good to have an official confirmation.

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The Lexus NX Hybrid Launches Lexus Into the Future of Electrification

The Lexus NX Hybrid Launches Lexus Into the Future of Electrification

The crossover is supposed to be a new chapter for the Japanese luxury brand

While Toyota has been trying to make Hydrogen power more relevant for years now with the Mirai, they are not giving up on the more traditional form of hybrids. Their luxury brand, Lexus, has just dropped the new NX crossover, and it is the first plug-in hybrid for the Japanese luxury brand.

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The AMG GT Coupe and Roadster Canceled, So What Comes Next?

The AMG GT Coupe and Roadster Canceled, So What Comes Next?

Will Mercedes offer a coupe version of the upcoming SL Roadster, or is the GT officially dead forever?

A new report is suggesting that AMG has not only closed the order books for the AMG GT Coupe and GT Roadster but will also end production by the end of 2021. This move, has been somewhat expected since the AMG GT Black Series has officially launched and usually, the Black Series name is synonymous with the end of a product’s lifecycle. So, what does this mean for the future of AMG coupes, and what will happen next? We think have some answers.

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Its official; Tesla HQ to move to Texas, Musk confirms. Find out why

Its official; Tesla HQ to move to Texas, Musk confirms. Find out why

The Billionaire CEO made this symbolic announcement at the Annual Shareholders Meeting

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has revealed that the company’s headquarters will be relocated from California to Texas at the 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders event. The famed EV automaker was previously based in Palo Alto, in Silicon Valley. However, last year, Musk vowed to relocate the company’s headquarters to Texas in response to the closing of its primary facility in Fremont outside, San Francisco. He was dissatisfied with the factory’s temporary closure owing to Covid restrictions.

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