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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.

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee to offer three rows of seats

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee

The current-generation Jeep Grand Cherokee is getting a bit old, but an all-new Grand Cherokee is just around the corner. Although, Jeep has yet to announce any big details about the next-generation Grand Cherokee, several new reports have released a bit more details. First it's being reported by The Detroit News that FCA is...

2020 Lexus RC F Track Edition teased ahead of its Detroit debut

2020 Lexus RC F Track Edition

Lexus is bringing the refreshed 2020 Lexus RC F to the Detroit Auto Show next month, which will also see the debut of the new RC F Track Edition. Lexus hasn't released any details about the 2020 Lexus RC F Track Edition, but we do have our first teaser, which previews a large carbon fiber wing. We'll have to wait...

2020 Chevy Silverado HD High Country revealed

2020 Chevy Silverado HD High Country

Following the debut of the 2020 Chevy Silverado HD (Heavy Duty) pickup earlier this week, Chevy has now unveiled the range-topping High Country version. Chevy still hasn't revealed all the details about the 2020 Silverado HD, but it has announced that it will be offered in five trim levels: Work Truck, Custom, LT, LTZ and High Country. There will also...

2019 Honda Passport production begins in Alabama

2019 Honda Passport

The Honda Passport is officially back and now production of Honda's newest SUV has kicked off at its plant in Alabama. The 2019 Honda Passport goes on sale early next year and will slot in between the CR-V and Pilot in Honda's SUV lineup. The 2019 Honda Passport is based on the same platform at the Pilot, but instead of...

2019 Nissan Leaf E-Plus to debut at CES

2018 Nissan LEAF

It was expected that Nissan was going to unveil the new long range Leaf E-Plus last week at the LA Auto Show, but due to the drama surrounding its former CEO, those plans were reportedly scrapped. Now it's being reported that Nissan will unveil the new 60 kWh Leaf at the Consumer Electronics Show next month. According to German site...

2019 Nissan GT-R starts at $101,685

2019 Nissan GT-R

Nissan has announced the pricing for the 2019 Nissan GT-R, which starts at $101,685 including the destination fees. The 2019 GT-R carries over into the new model year with no big changes and is still offered in Pure, Premium, Track Edition and Nismo trim levels. The GT-R Premium adds an 11-speaker Bose audio system, Active Noise Cancellation and Active Sound...

2019 Maserati Ghibli, Quattroporte and Levante get the Edizione Nobile package

Maserati Edizione Nobile package

Maserati has announced the new Edizione Nobile package for the 2019 Ghibli, Quattroporte and Levante, which adds more upgrades to the GranLusso models. On the outside, the limited edition Edizione Nobile models come exclusively in a dark Blu Nobile tri-coat paint, with 20-inch alloy wheels and silver brake calipers. Inside there are new sport seats wrapped in Pieno Fiore leather,...

Fiat is working on a new 500e electric car

Fiat 500e and 500 Giardiniera

Fiat has made it no secret that the 500e is simply a compliance car in the US and although it's been overshadowed by other electric cars, Fiat has confirmed that it's working on a new one. Late last month, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles confirmed that it's working on a new dedicated small Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) platform that will be...

VW has set an end date for the combustion engine

Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion Concept

Volkswagen doesn't expect the internal combustion engine to last much longer and it even expects that its next-generation fossil fuel powered cars will be the last ones that it develops. While that news does sound a bit shocking, we still have a few years to go, since VW's next-generation gasoline and diesel cars won't start rolling out until 2026. “Our...

2019 Toyota Prius AWD-e starts at $27,300

2019 Toyota Prius

For the first time ever the Toyota Prius is now available with all-wheel drive thanks to the addition of the Prius AWD-e model. Toyota unveiled the 2019 Prius AWD-e last month and now we know how much extra it will cost over the standard Prius. The 2019 Toyota Prius AWD-e starts at $27,300 for the LE trim level, which is...


2019 Lexus RX 350L Review

2019 Lexus RX 350L Review: Three-rows, but not much else

Three-row crossovers have quickly become the family vehicle, easily replacing minivans, wagons and large sedans. While Acura and Infiniti have offered three-row crossovers for...