Tag: Reports

Bentley’s First All Electric Model In 2025 Will Be A High-Riding Flagship Sedan

Bentley has started working on its first all-electric model which will reportedly take the form of a high-riding flagship sedan. Autocar reports that Bentley chose this unusual bodystyle for its first EV in order to avoid the aerodynamic inefficiency of a traditional SUV but retain the space of a raised body to comfortably accommodate the […]

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Tesla Tried To Keep Its Fremont Factory Open Despite Lockdown Order

Tesla wasn’t particularly keen to close down its Fremont factory in mid-March and it’s since been revealed the company fought to keep the facility open even after being ordered to shut it down. Protocol recently received a series of emails and memos between Fremont Police Chief Kimberly Petersen and Tesla’s senior policy advisor Dan Chia […]

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Hyundai’s Mid-Engined Sports Car Test Mule Spotted With 390 HP Worth Of Hybrid Grunt

<!––> <!––> Hyundai has been very open about its intentions to launch a mid-engined sports car and in Korea, a prototype for such a car was recently spotted on the back of a flatbed. This image, first published by Bobaedream, shows that the prototype is adorned with graphics reading ‘MR23T.’ Most of the prototype’s bodywork […]

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Toyota Files Trademarks For GR Corolla And C-HR GR-Sport In Australia

Shortly after reports surfaced that Toyota could be developing GR versions of both the Corolla and C-HR, it’s emerged the automaker has filed to trademark names for both performance-focused models in Australia. The trademark filings, picked up by the GR 86 forum consist of ‘GR Corolla’, ‘C-HR GR-Sport’, and ‘C-HR GR-S.’ All three filings were […]

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Five-Door Suzuki Jimny Reportedly In The Works, Could Launch By Year’s End

Suzuki might launch a second body style of the new generation Jimny, one with better legroom for rear-seat occupants and improved boot space. Citing a Suzuki insider, AutocarIndia claims a five-door Jimny is in development and will launch in India and other surrounding markets from December this year. It probably won’t make it to Europe, though. The […]

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Jeep Boss Says Brand Is Working On First Electric Models After Hybrids

After dipping their toes in the plug-in hybrid segments with electrified versions of the Renegade, Compass and Wrangler, Jeep is now looking to kick things up a notch by planning the launch of full-blown electric vehicles. Several models are on the cards, reports Autocar, and one of them could be an extreme offering aimed at […]

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Coronavirus Causing GM To Delay Introduction Of Facelifted Chevy Silverado And GMC Sierra

The auto industry has been hammered by the coronavirus as production has ground to a halt, sales are expected to plummet and a number of auto shows have either been postponed or cancelled. If that wasn’t bad enough, it appears the pandemic is now affecting future models. According to The Detroit News, GM has instructed […]

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