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2018 Infiniti Q60S 3.0t Long-Term Update 1: Solving a Seating-Position Issue

Well, coupe life has already started messing with my less than limber Gen X body. I like to sit very close to the steering wheel when I can. Having the seat so far forward is not a problem so much when exiting the Q60, but when I get in I have to squeeze in one […]

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2018 Ford EcoSport Titanium FWD First Test: Slow Motions

Let’s get one thing out of the way: The 2018 Ford EcoSport is not a performance car and is not even interested in having fun. This subcompact crossover is made for A-to-B transport. Some folks are OK with that low bar. But can the EcoSport even accomplish that modest task? Testing director Kim Reynolds found […]

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Volkswagen SEDRIC Prototype: Riding in VW’s Self-Driving Car

Motor Trend will never publish a First Drive review on the Volkswagen SEDRIC. Nor will anyone else. That’s because the SEDRIC, which Volkswagen Group is currently evaluating for launch sometime after 2023, is a completely autonomous vehicle. It has no steering wheel. No pedals. You just call it up on your smartphone and tell it […]

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Watch: Behind the Wheel of the Ultra-Luxurious Volvo XC90 T8

Volvo’s XC90 T8 Excellence brings Volvo into the big leagues with Mercedes-Maybach, Bentley, and Rolls-Royce. The Volvo XC90 is a 2018 Motor Trend SUV of the Year Finalist. The XC90 T8 Excellence brings the highly regarded SUV to new luxurious heights with its executive rear-seat package. The car is equipped with power seats, which include a heating […]

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Porsche Takes Stake in Rimac

To bolster its EV strategy, Porsche is taking a 10 percent stake in Rimac, the Croatian technology and electric sports car company. “We feel that Rimac’s ideas and approaches are extremely promising, which is why we hope to enter into close collaboration with the company in the form of a development partnership,” said Porsche Finance […]

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