2018 Hyundai Santa Fe

2018 Hyundai Santa FeThe Hyundai Santa Fe returns for the 2018 model year, possibly its last. Was it something we said? It’s more something that other carmakers did. A wave of new three-row crossovers, from the Toyota Highlander to the Honda Pilot, ballooned in size, leaving the somewhat smaller Santa Fe in their wake. While a new Santa Fe looms in the next…

from http://www.thecarconnection.com/overview/hyundai_santa-fe_2018

Bolt EV safety, 2018 Camry Hybrid driven, EPA vs California, Tesla Autopilot video: The Week in Reverse

2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE, Willamette Valley, Oregon, June 2017Why did one Tesla electric-car owner post a video of his car running under the Autopilot driver-assistance software? What crucial step has EPA chief (and climate-science denier) Scott Pruitt backed away from taking? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending on Friday, June 23…

from http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1111076_bolt-ev-safety-2018-camry-hybrid-driven-epa-vs-california-tesla-autopilot-video-the-week-in-reverse

2018 Audi RS 5 first drive review: green with mean

2018 Audi RS5 first driveLike all animals, humans are subject to various temptations. A salad is healthier than a burger and fries, but the whiff you get within a block of an old-fashioned burger joint is irresistible. Similarly, you shouldn’t buy another project car, but when will you find another like it? Temptation momentarily struck on a back road in Andorra as…

from http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1111200_2018-audi-rs-5-first-drive-review-green-with-mean

Hennessey Venom F5, Jaguar E-Pace, Mercedes-AMG GT 4: This Week’s Top Photos

Hennessey Venom F5This week we learned that Hennessey will be bringing out its Venom F5 hypercar by the end of 2017. It will be the first model from the new Hennessey Special Vehicles division responsible for standalone cars from the Texan tuner. We hear that its top speed will approach 290 mph. Mercedes-Benz has a great grand tourer in the form of its latest…

from http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1111208_hennessey-venom-f5-jaguar-e-pace-mercedes-amg-gt-4-this-weeks-top-photos

New Land Rover Defender “not far away,” automaker says

Last Land Rover Defender is built at famous Solihull plant in the United Kingdom - January 29, 2016The beloved Land Rover Defender was sent to the automotive graveyard in early 2016 after decades of production. But, Land Rover will produce a follow-up act and it’s coming very soon. Land Rover design boss, Gerry McGovern, told Automotive News Europe the new Defender is “not far away” and it will appeal to faithful Defender enthusiasts. However…

from http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1111202_new-land-rover-defender-not-far-away-automaker-says

Tesla in talks with Shanghai to build cars in China

Tesla factory, Fremont, CaliforniaTesla may be adding another facility beyond its NUMMI California facility and assembly plant in Tillburg, Netherlands. The automaker has confirmed it is working with the Shanghai government to take the necessary steps to begin producing cars in China. Right now, Tesla is plagued by the country’s 25 percent import tariff when it brings cars from…

from http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1111199_tesla-in-talks-with-shanghai-to-build-cars-in-china