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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 Bentley Flying Spur is a sports sedan wrapped in luxury

2020 Bentley Flying Spur

This year marks 100 years since the birth of Bentley and to celebrate the occasion, Bentley has unveiled the 2020 Bentley Flying Spur that it describes as "sports sedan meets luxury limousine." The Flying Spur is Bentley's answer to the Porsche Panamera and other luxury sports sedans, like the...

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB debuts with room for seven

Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB SUV, which will slot in between the GLA and GLC in the brand's lineup. We got a preview of the GLB in April and as we expected, the production version is nearly identical to the concept. The GLB fits perfectly between the...

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS priced at $76,195

The all-new 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS is almost here and now Mercedes-Benz has announced the pricing for its "largest and most luxurious SUV." The 2020 GLS starts at $76,195, which is over $5k more than the starting price of the last generation GLS. The 2020 GLS can carry up to...

Toyota is finally on board with electric vehicles

Toyota BEV models

Toyota has been pretty vocal about the future of electric vehicles and how they haven't fit into its current model strategy, but that's about to change. Toyota has announced that it will release six new global fully electric models starting in 2020. Yesterday Toyota announced that it is working...

Bentley Continental GT to attempt Pikes Peak record

Bentley Continental GT Pikes Peak

Bentley hopes to set a new record later this month when it takes the Continental GT to the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Bentley has its eyes set on breaking the production car record, which currently sits at 10:26.9. This isn't the first time that Bentley has taken one...

Toyota and Subaru team up on an electric SUV

toyota and subaru electric suv teaser

Toyota and Subaru have already teamed up together to bring us the 86 and BRZ coupes, but now the two companies have announced another joint project. The two companies have revealed that they are working together on a new electric platform for midsize and large passenger vehicles, plus a new electric SUV. As part...

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 Touring is limited to only 15 units

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 Touring

Back in 2017 Jaguar released the Jaguar XE SV Project 8, the world's fastest four-door production car, which lapped the Nürburgring in only 7:21:23. The bad news was that Jaguar only built 300 units, but now it's following it up with the debut of the XE SV Project 8 Touring.

Fiat Chrysler has withdrawn its merger proposal with Renault

FCA

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has announced that it has withdrawn its merger proposal with Renault, which would have seen both companies own 50 percent of each other. The merger would have also created the world's third-largest automaker, just behind Toyota and Volkswagen. FCA didn't provide too many details to why it canceled its proposal,...

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB teased ahead of its debut this summer

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB Teaser

Mercedes-Benz teased its newest crossover, the GLB as a concept in April at the Shanghai Motor Show and now it's released the first teaser of the production version. https://twitter.com/MercedesBenz/status/1136286660122087424?s=20 The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB will officially debut this summer and it will slot in between the GLA and GLC in the...

Polestar 1 is almost ready for production

Polestar 1 Prototypes

The Polestar 1 is almost ready for production, since Polestar has announced that it has entered the final prototype stage. Polestar is currently producing try-out versions of the Polestar 1, which are the final prototype vehicles, at its plant in Chengdu, China. “It’s great to see how we have...