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JR Chocco

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

VW will produce electric vehicles in 16 locations by 2022

Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion Concept

Volkswagen continues to expand its future electric car plans under its "Roadmap E" plan and today it's announced that by the end of 2022, VW will build electric vehicles in 16 locations around the world. VW Group currently produces electric vehicles at three locations, and within the next two years an additional nine plants will be start producing them...

2018 Audi RS5 priced at $70,875

2018 Audi RS 5

Audi has announced that the 2018 Audi RS5, the hot version of the A5, is available now in the U.S. The 2018 RS5 can be yours for a mere $70,875. The 2018 Audi RS5 is powered by a 2.9-liter V6 biturbo engine that generates 444 hp and 443 lb-ft of torque, 126 lb-ft of peak torque more than the previous...

Next-Gen Jaguar XJ to will be bigger, but still not an S-Class rival

2018 Jaguar XJR575

The current Jaguar XJ is definitely showing its age, since it's been around for almost a decade. While Jaguar hasn't revealed any big details about the next XJ, Ian Callum, Jaguar's head of design revealed a few details this week at the Geneva Motor Show. Speaking to Car Advice, Callum revealed that the next XJ will be a bit bigger...

Jaguar might build a four-door F-Type

Jaguar F-Type SVR

BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Audi have jumped on the four-door coupe bandwagon, but Jaguar has remained pretty quiet about a sleek four-door for its own lineup, until now. Jaguar design director Ian Callum recently told CarAdvice at the Geneva Motor Show that he's interested in the idea of creating a four-door F-Type. “The notion of four doors is interesting because the...

2019 Kia K900 teased in new sketches

2019 Kia K900 Teased

Kia is getting ready to unveil the all-new 2019 Kia K900 and to get us ready for its debut, Kia has released two sketches of the flagship sedan. Kia hasn't announced when the new K900 will debut, but given the fact that it's scheduled to go on sale in the second quarter of this year, we'll most likely see...

2019 Jaguar I-Pace priced at $70,495

Jaguar has announced the U.S. pricing for the 2019 Jaguar I-Pace electric car, which is going to arrive later this year. The 2019 I-Pace is priced at $70,495 with the destination fees, before you apply any federal or state tax incentives. The 2019 I-Pace is now one of the longest range electric cars you can currently buy. Thanks to its...

BMW M8 Gran Coupe concept previews a stylish flagship

BMW M8 Gran Coupe concept

BMW has already declared 2018 as the year of the "8" with the debut of the 2019 BMW 8 Series Coupe and now it's previewing the four-door Gran Coupe version with the debut of the M8 Gran Coupe concept. The concept not only previews the 8 Series Gran Coupe, but also gives a closer look at the styling that...

Aston Martin Lagonda Vision Concept previews a zero emissions future

lagonda vision concept

Aston Martin has unveiled the Lagonda Vision concept, which is a previews the design language of two new Lagonda models, which will be introduced by 2023. The first of the two models will arrive in 2021 with a fully electric powertrain. With the debut of the Lagonda Vision concept, the brand is also announcing that it plans to become the...

Audi shows off the e-tron prototype in Geneva

Audi e-tron prototype

We still have just over a year until the first fully electric Audi debuts next summer, but Audi is previewing it this week in Geneva. Unlike the rest of the debuts this week at the Geneva Motor Show, the e-tron prototype won't be sitting on a stage and instead is being driven around the streets of Geneva. The e-tron prototype...

Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion concept debuts with Level 5 automation

Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion Concept

Volkswagen has unveiled the fourth member of the electric I.D. family, the I.D. Vizzion concept, which is debuting this week at the Geneva Motor Show. Based on VW's MEB platform, the Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion concept is a preview of a future VW electric sedan. The I.D. Vizzion concept follows the introduction of the compact I.D.; the I.D. Crozz SUV; and...