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JR Chocco

Car fanatic journalist living in the PNW covering all things automotive.

2019 Audi RS5 Sportback speeds into New York with 444 hp

2019 Audi RS5 Sportback

If the Audi RS5 Coupe doesn't quite do it for you, then maybe the slightly more practical 2019 Audi RS5 Sportback is for you. Audi has unveiled the 2019 Audi RS5 Sportback, which gets the same 444 horsepower 2.9-liter turbocharged V6 as the coupe, but its four doors and rear hatch make it a more livable choice. The V6 generates...

2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR arrives with 542-hp

2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR

Love the Jaguar F-Pace, but want it to be a bit over the top? Well here you go. Jaguar has unveiled the 2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR with its 542 horsepower supercharged 5.0L V8. With 501 lb-ft. of torque, the 2019 F-Pace SVR can reach 60 mph in only 4.1 seconds. In addition to the upgraded engine, the 2019 F-Pace SVR...

2019 Mercedes-AMG C63 debuts in New York

2019 Mercedes-AMG C63

Following the reveal of the updated 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class models, Mercedes-AMG has unveiled the updates to the 2019 C63. As the hottest version of the C-Class family, the 2019 Mercedes-AMG C63 S models are offered with two engine options with the top version packing 503 horsepower. We get to see the updates to the 2019 C63 family, which includes the...

Rolls-Royce debuts the Wraith Luminary Collection

Rolls-Royce Wraith Luminary Collection

Rolls-Royce has created the bespoke Wraith Luminary Collection for those buyers that want an even more special Wraith, well only a few buyers since, only 55 models will be built. The Rolls-Royce Wraith Luminary Collection is based on the Wraith coupe is painted in Sunburst Grey, a flat grey with rich copper tones. The exterior also gets a hand-painted Sunburst...

2019 GMC Sierra AT4 signals the arrival of the off-road sub-brand

2019 GMC Sierra AT4

GMC has unveiled the 2019 GMC Sierra AT4, the more off-road ready version of the all-new 2019 Sierra. The Sierra AT4 is the first model from GMC's new AT4 sub-brand, which will eventually be offered in each of its models. To give it more capability off-road the 2019 GMC Sierra AT4 gets a 2-inch suspension lift, a 4WD with a...

Porsche 911 plug-in hybrid will arrive with the 992’s facelift

2019 Porsche 911 teased

Porsche is close to unveiling the next-generation 911, codenamed 992 and there has been lots of speculation about the new 911, including what will power it. Even with Porsche's push to electrify its lineup, the new 911 will launch without an electrified powertrain, but it has confirmed that a Porsche 911 plug-in hybrid will arrive in a few years. Porsche...

2019 Cadillac XT4 specs leaked

2019 Cadillac XT4 Teased

Cadillac will reveal its new compact crossover - the 2019 XT4 this week at the New York Auto Show, but thanks to a leak we now have some of the early information about Cadillac's newest model. Thanks to an official order guide that was caught by the team over at Cadillac Society, we now know what will power the...

2019 Infiniti QX60 and QX80 Limited will debut in New York

2019 Infiniti QX60 Limited

Infiniti is bringing new Limited edition versions of the 2019 QX60 and QX80 to the New York Auto Show next week. The 2019 Infiniti QX60 and QX80 Limited models get unique, more luxurious exterior and interior upgrades to set them apart. The 2019 QX60 Limited gets a special dark chrome front grille, fog lamp finishers and door moldings. Dark painted...

2019 VW Touareg revealed, but it’s not coming to the U.S.

2019 VW Touareg

Volkswagen has finally unveiled the third generation 2019 VW Touareg, but before you get too excited there's one big caveat - it's not coming to the United States. Now that the U.S. has the large Atlas, there's no room for the Touareg in VW's lineup here, but if you're outside the U.S. you'll be happy to hear that the...

2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid teased

2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid

Porsche is in the final testing phase with the upcoming 2019 Cayenne E-Hybrid, which is expected to use the same hybrid powertrain as the Panamera 4 E-Hybrid. While Porsche has announced the specs for the Cayenne E-Hybrid, it's expected to debut by the end of the year and now Porsche has released a few teasers. Pre-production versions of the Cayenne...