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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.

Hyundai to invest more than $10 billion in US

2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5

Hyundai has some big plans for the US, since it has announced that it will invest more than $10 billion in the United States market by 2025. The announcement follows an announcement a few days ago when Hyundai confirmed a new $5.54 billion EV plant in Georgia. The new plant will be located on a 2,923-acre site in Bryan County,...

Rolls-Royce unveils a second Boat Tail

Rolls-Royce Boat Tail

Rolls-Royce has unveiled the second of three Boat Tail convertibles ahead of its debut at Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este this weekend. The three Boat Tail convertibles are being created by the Rolls-Royce Coachbuild division. The three convertibles are being built for special buyers that liked the one-off Sweptail that debuted in 2017. Each Boat Tail is hand-built, with the body...

2022 Volkswagen GTI Review: Practically Fun

2022 Volkswagen GTI Review

The Volkswagen Golf GTI has been the hot hatch to beat for generations. Competitors have tried to emulate the style, performance and value that makes the GTI so great, but few have ever succeeded. Now we have an all-new GTI, which amplifies what you expect from the GTI with its more stylish exterior, improved performance and elevated interior comfort. For...

Polestar 3 electric SUV to debut in October

Polestar 3 Teaser

Polestar is close to introducing its next EV, the Polestar 3 and now we know when we'll get to see it - October. “We believe our future growth will be further accelerated by our entry into the lucrative SUV market later this year with the world premiere in October of the long-awaited Polestar 3 electric performance SUV. Polestar 3, which...

Kia teases new electric commercial vans


Kia recently unveiled the Niro Plus, a larger version of the first generation Niro that can be used as a taxi or ride hailing commercial vehicle. Now Kia has teased new electric vans that it's working on as the brand pushes forward with its goal to become a sustainable mobility provider. Kia will build the new electric Purpose Built Vehicles...

2023 BMW M4 CSL arrives with 543 hp and less weight

2023 BMW M4 CSL

For fans that love wringing out their cars on the track, BMW has unveiled the 2023 M4 CSL, which is designed to tackle anything you can throw at it. CSL stands for Competition Sports Lightweight, which hints at the several changes that reduce the weight of the M4. The M4 CSL is powered by the same 3.0-liter twin-turbo inline-six as...

Mercedes previews AMG’s electric future with the Vision AMG concept

Mercedes Vision AMG

Mercedes-AMG is giving us a preview of the brand's electric future with the debut of the Vision AMG concept. The four-door coupe concept is based on the new AMG.EA platform, which is designed for all-electric performance models. "The Vision AMG shows in spectacular style what electrification could look like at Mercedes-AMG, while staying true to the brand aesthetic. The study’s...

2023 Toyota Sienna 25th Anniversary Edition celebrates the Sienna

2023 Toyota Sienna 25th Anniversary Edition

Toyota is celebrating 25 years of the Sienna minivan with the debut of the 2023 Sienna 25th Anniversary Edition, which is based on the sporty XSE trim level. The 25th Anniversary Edition stands out with its black trim and it's only available in two colors: Celestial Silver and Wind Chill Pearl. It also gets several features from the Limited trim...

Land Rover Defender 130 8-Seater to debut on May 31

Land Rover Defender 130

We've been expecting this to happen since we've seen spy photos and patent photos of the bigger Land Rover Defender and now Land Rover has announced that the eight-passenger Defender 130 will debut on May 31. Although we have to wait until the end of the month to see it, Land Rover has released the first photo of the Defender...

Honda Prologue EV teased, arrives in 2024

Honda Prologue teaser

Honda has already confirmed that it's working on a new electric SUV called the Prologue with General Motors, but we haven't seen any teasers of it - until now. Honda has released the first teaser sketch of the Prologue, which is slated to arrive in 2024. According to Honda, the "exterior styling of the Prologue represents the clean, simple and...