Month: November 2020

Tested: 1997 Buick Park Avenue Ultra Photos

Ken HannaCar and Driver From the Archive: Buick may have lost its way in recent years, but the new Park Avenue should be a familiarly soft and reserved return to form for the country club

Tested: 1997 Buick Park Avenue Ultra Channels Buicks of Old

From the February 1997 issue of Car and Driver. Alfred P. Sloan Jr. would have liked the Park Avenue Ultra, or at least the idea of it. Sloan, who built General Motors into the world’s

2021 Acura TLX Luggage Test | Perfectly reasonable trunk space

The 2021 Acura TLX has a 13.5-cubic-foot trunk according to the spec sheet. That would be comparable to a typical compact mainstream sedan despite the TLX’s exterior dimensions being more akin to a midsize sedan

Pandemic Motors: Europeans snap up old cars to avoid public transport

LONDON/MADRID — Want a cheap used car to nip around town without running the gauntlet of coronavirus on public transport? Welcome to Pandemic Motors, we have just what you need. Across Europe, people are snapping

Dakar winner Carlos Sainz to compete for his own team in Extreme E electric rally series

Double world rally champion and triple Dakar winner Carlos Sainz will drive for his own team when the new Extreme E electric off-road series starts next year, the Spaniard announced on Monday. Compatriot Laia Sanz,

BMW X7 facelift hiding a new and updated face in spy photos

The BMW X7 is getting a facelift soon, and today is our first look at what BMW’s biggest crossover will look like with the changes. It’s immediately apparent that BMW is only changing the styling

Tired of waiting for the VW I.D. Buzz? Check out this Tesla-powered Microbus

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Nikola’s Badger Is Dead as GM-Nikola Agreement Is Scaled Back

General Motors has agreed to engineer and build the upcoming Nikola Badger pickup, including electric and hydrogen fuel-cell variants. General Motors is receiving an 11 percent ownership stake in Nikola, worth $2 billion, as well

Ford hasn’t ruled out offering the next Mustang with all-wheel-drive

Longstanding rumors claim the next-generation Ford Mustang could offer all-wheel drive, and they may not be false. Although the company didn’t confirm an all-wheel-drive option is on its way, it refused to rule it out.

GM scraps plan to buy stake in Nikola and build its electric pickup

DETROIT — General Motors and Nikola Corp on Monday announced a reworked agreement on a fuel-cell partnership that eliminates an equity stake in the startup for the Detroit automaker as well as plans for building Nikola‘s electric pickup