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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.

Land Rover is reportedly planning range of baby SUVs

Land Rover Freelander

Land Rover is continuing to expand its lineup with recent introductions like the Range Rover Velar and Range Rover SV Coupe, but it looks like the brand is just getting started. A new report claims that Land Rover is also looking to expand the lower end of its lineup with a range of baby SUVs. According to Autocar, Land Rover...

2019 Ford Mustang EcoBoost matches your mood

2019 Ford Mustang EcoBoost

The 2019 Ford Mustang EcoBoost is ready to let the neighbors know that you've arrived, but if you prefer to be a bit more modest, you can also quiet its exhaust thanks to the new fully active performance exhaust. Ford has announced that the sound from the 2019 Mustang EcoBoost's exhaust can be customized by simply pressing a button. Click...

2021 Ford Mustang Hybrid will have V8 levels of performance

2019 Ford mustang need for green

As car buyers continue to shift to more green options, the future of V8 powered muscle cars doesn't seem too bright, which is why Ford is already looking at new options for the iconic Mustang. Last year Ford confirmed that it's working on a new Mustang Hybrid and now Ford has reaffirmed those plans, with a 2020 release for...

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS laps the Nürburgring in 6:56.4 minutes

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Nurburgring

The Porsche 911 GT3 RS has set a new record on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife circuit in Germany, since Porsche works race driver Kévin Estre set a lap time in 6:56.4 minutes - 24 seconds faster than the previous 911 GT3 RS. This means that the 911 GT3 RS is now the third production vehicle to lap the track in less...

Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan leaked

Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan

In addition to leaked photos of the Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury concept, it looks like a photo of the A-Class sedan has also leaked. Both models are scheduled to debut next week at the Beijing Motor Show. This leaked photo comes to us from CarNewsChina, which is said to have surfaced after “workers forgot to cover a giant backdrop they...

Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury concept leaked

Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury concept

The first photos of the Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury concept have leaked ahead of its debut next week in Beijing. Mercedes-Benz hinted that the concept would combine the best attributes of a sedan and SUV, which has translated to a concept that looks like a high riding sedan, more than a traditional SUV. The leaked photos also reveal the concept's...

2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 will pace the 2018 Indianapolis 500

2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 pace car

The 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 is getting ready to be the official Pace Car for the 2018 Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, May 27, which is the 102nd running of the race. This year marks the 15th time a Corvette has served as the official Pace Car since 1978 and the 29th time a Chevy has led the race, since...

2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid priced at $26,385

2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid

Hyundai has announced the pricing for the 2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, which starts at $26,385. Even with the refreshed styling and more features, the 2018 Sonata Hybrid is now $500 cheaper than the 2017 model. On the outside the 2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid gets a revised front fascia with a new hood, front fenders, the new Hyundai signature cascading grille...

2019 Cadillac XT4 priced at $41,990 in Canada

2019 Cadillac XT4 Canada

Cadillac has announced the Canadian pricing for the 2019 Cadillac XT4, which arrives this fall. Buyers in Canada will be able to get the 2019 XT4 starting at $41,990, which includes a $2,000 delivery charge. The 2019 XT4 goes on sale in Canada this fall. The 2019 Cadillac XT4 will be available in three trim levels: Luxury, Premium Luxury and...

Watch the Polestar 1 tackle the snow

Polestar 1 winter testing

Polestar has released a video of the Polestar 1 plug-in hybrid coupe being tested in extreme winter conditions on a test track in Sweden. The first running prototype of the Polestar 1 was put through the paces in harsh conditions with temperatures as low as -28 degrees Celsius (-18 °F). Polestar's test drivers focused specifically on Polestar 1’s torque vectoring...




2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Sport Review

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Sport Review: Finally a hot hatch?

Hyundai has been taking on nearly every segment in the industry, from the luxury segment with its Genesis brand, to the mainstream SUV segment...