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Marc Carter is the Editor-in-Chief and founder of The Torque Report. When he's not writing news or reviews for The Torque Report, he also contributes to Inhabitat.com.

Nissan recently showed of its electric SUV to dealers

Nissan IMx concept

With all the news about electric vehicles lately, we've been wondering when Nissan will add a second EV to its lineup, due to the success of the Leaf. We've heard reports that Nissan is prepping a new electric SUV and now it's being reported that Nissan actually showed it off to dealers last month.

2020 Honda Accord starts at $24,800

2020 Honda Accord

Honda has announced the updates and pricing for the 2020 Honda Accord, which starts at $24,800, including the destination fees. There aren't any big updates besides the fact that the Honda Sensing safety suite is now standard across all trim levels. The 2020 Accord can be powered by either...

2020 Toyota Prius gets Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa

Toyota gave the 2019 Toyota Prius several upgrades, including a slightly less polarizing exterior, but what it didn't include were some tech features, like Apple CarPlay. Well now Toyota has fixed it, since the 2020 Prius now offers Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa connectivity. 2020 Prius L Eco, LE...

VW ID.4 confirmed as the production version of the I.D. Crozz concept

VW I.D. Crozz Concept

This week Volkswagen officially unveiled the ID.3, the first electric car from its new ID family of EVs. While the ID.3 electric hatchback is not coming to the US, its second electric vehicle based on the ID Crozz crossover concept is coming here and now we know what it will be called. VW...

2020 Land Rover Defender Lego Technic is awesome

Yesterday Land Rover officially unveiled the all-new 2020 Land Rover Defender at the Frankfurt Motor Show. While we have to wait until next spring to get our hands on the new Defender, Land Rover has teamed up with Lego to create a unique Lego-fied version of the 2020 Defender.

Next-Gen Jaguar XJ teased ahead of its 2020 debut

Next-Gen Jaguar XJ Teaser

Yesterday Jaguar Land Rover finally took the wraps off the much anticipated 2020 Land Rover Defender, but it also had another big announcement at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Jaguar also took the opportunity to tease the next-generation XJ at the show. Jaguar has some big changes for its flagship sedan, which went out of...

Hyundai 45 EV concept pays tribute to the past

It's been 45 years since Hyundai unveiled the 1974 Pony Coupe concept, which was used to introduce the Korean automaker to the world. It's now paying tribute to that original concept with the debut of the 45 EV concept, which is being shown off at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show.

Mercedes-Benz Vision EQS concept focuses on sustainable luxury

At this point we've seen so many electric concept cars that are a preview of the future. While the Mercedes-Benz Vision EQS concept is yet another preview, it also takes it one step further by focusing on sustainability. The Mercedes-Benz Vision EQS electric sedan concept may be a zero...

Audi AI:Trail quattro concept is an electric off-roader for the future

Audi recently introduced its e-tron electric SUV and although Audi has released several other concepts that hint at its electric future, its latest one might be the most extreme yet, the AI:Trail quattro concept. The cool AI:Trail quattro concept is powered by four electric motors that generate almost 740 lb-ft. of...

2020 Land Rover Defender debuts in Frankfurt

Land Rover has finally unveiled the 2020 Land Rover Defender and the good news is that the icon will be returning to the US. The 2020 Defender was officially unveiled today at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show. As expected, the new Defender isn't a true retro redo of the...


2019 Hyundai Kona Electric Review

2019 Hyundai Kona Electric Review: A great, no compromise EV

With a 258 mile driving range the 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric alleviates the main reason why buyers have stayed away from electric...