The German Transport Ministry’s allegations aren’t the first claims that the Fiat diesel might have a defeat device, though. A firm called Emissions Analytics released a report in April that the 500X’s nitrogen oxide emissions were 12 times the official limit. The group did these tests on real roads, rather than in the lab. … [Read more...] about Germany accuses Fiat Chrysler of using diesel emissions cheat device
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With that explained, here’s where things get a bit muddy because just about every crossover vehicle fits the wagon definition. The difference lies with the platform, specifically on-road versus off-road. Wagons are obviously on-road designs, but crossovers are a gray area because, well, they cross over multiple genres. Most are car-based but still offer a bit of off-road DNA, even if it’s just a bit of extra ground clearance. According to some, they’re wagons. Others point to the SUV-like qualities and say no. Some call them hatchbacks. Many simply take them as a unique category, and if we’re honest, that will likely be debated for some time. … [Read more...] about Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo: Is it a hatchback or wagon?
Audi hopes the new SUV will find new customers for the brand, offering an attractive design inspired by the study shown in Beijing and a hybrid technology derived from the larger Q6 e-tron SUV. The Q4 is set to rival the next generation BMW X4, expected to arrive by the end of the decade, and the Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe. … [Read more...] about Audi A3, Q4 launches delayed as engineers focus on diesel scandal fix
TheSketchMonkey preserves the overall proportions and size of the car but starts with one huge, huge modification - he removes the all-glass rear hatch for a more conventional boot lid inspired by the XC40. This move also brings a pair of new vertical taillights, which seem to fit the hatchback nicely. We are not here to judge and we are not trying to say it looks bad, but in our eyes, removing that wide glass area at the back steals something from the identity of the original car. … [Read more...] about New Volvo C30 Imagined For The Year 2020
Once again, the Audi RS3 Sportback will represent a step above the VW Golf R and might spawn a Performance version further down the line. While the regular model should have around 400 horses, the spicy flavor could up the power ante to nearly 450 hp, per a report from Auto Motor und Sport. That would allow Audi to reclaim the crown for the most powerful compact car it lost to the Mercedes-AMG and its bonkers 416-hp A45 S. … [Read more...] about 2021 Audi RS3 Plays Its Unmistakable Inline-Five Sound In Spy Video