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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.

2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI Review: Nearly Perfect

2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI Review

We're constantly asked what vehicle we'd put in our garage if we had to choose only one. While we dream of having the keys to a sports car, the reality is that many of us also have to be a bit more practical. You can't really drop the kids off at school in a two-seater. Luckily there...

2021 VW ID.4 electric SUV gets 250-mile EPA range

2021 vw id.4

When Volkswagen unveiled the 2021 ID.4 electric SUV in September, it estimated that it would have a driving range of 250 miles thanks to its 82-kilowatt-hour battery pack. Now the EPA has confirmed that driving range. The ID.4 is powered by a rear-axle motor that generates 201 horsepower and...

Hyundai Bayon small crossover teased

Hyundai Bayon

Hyundai has announced the name of its new B-segment crossover, which will be called the Bayon. The new entry-level crossover will be smaller than the Kona and will launch in Europe in the first half of 2021. Hyundai says that the Bayon "was inspired by the city of Bayonne in the southwest of France."...

2021 Ram 1500 Built to Serve Edition trucks revealed in Tank and Flame Red

2021 Ram 1500 Built to Serve Edition Tank

Ram has unveiled the fourth installment of its “Built to Serve Edition” trucks, which honor the five branches of the United States armed forces. The fourth installment honors the Marines with the limited edition Ram 1500 painted in either Tank or Flame Red. “These ‘Built to Serve’ models offer...

2021 Kia Sorento Hybrid starts at $34,760

2021 Sorento SX

A few days ago we learned that the pricing for the all-new 2021 Kia Sorento will start at $30,560 and now have the pricing for the greener version, the Sorento Hybrid. CarsDirect is reporting that the pricing for the Sorento Hybrid starts at $34,760, which is a pretty steep premium over the base Sorento.

Entry-level Lucid Air Pure starts at $77,400

Lucid Air Pure

Lucid has announced the pricing for the entry level Lucid Air Pure, which starts at $77,400 before the federal and state tax incentives are applied. The Air Pure has a driving range of 406 miles and a nice 480 horsepower on tap. Buyers that want the Air Pure can now build their EV on...

2021 Ford Bronco Sport gets up to 28 mpg

2021 Ford Bronco Sport

The EPA hasn't officially announced the fuel economy specs for the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport, but a quick search on Ford's website has revealed all the specs. The team over at Autoblog discovered the fuel economy specs for the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport, which appear on Ford's website when you search for Bronco Sport...

2020 Lexus RC 350 F Sport Review: Stylish but not very sporty

2020 Lexus RC 350 F Sport Review

Although crossovers now own the road, there are still a few good coupes left on the market if you want to have a bit more fun behind the wheel. Lexus currently offers two stylish coupes in its lineup, the stunning LC and the smaller RC. The Lexus RC is a compact, luxury coupe that competes with the...

Rolls-Royce Neon Nights series is pure fun

Rolls-Royce Neon Lights

Rolls-Royce is showing that its Black Badge models can have a little fun with the debut of the Neon Nights series. The bright Neon Nights models are actually pretty cool and they will be uber exclusive, since only four versions of each car will be sold around the world and the US only gets one of each.

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E gets EPA-estimated 300-mile range

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E

The EPA has officially confirmed that the 2021 Ford Msutang Mach-E will have an estimated 300 mile range on a single charge when it's equipped with rear-wheel drive and the extended-range battery. Ford has now released the final EPA estimates for most of the versions of the Mustang Mach-E. The standard-range rear-wheel drive version...