Since we’re talking about two cars that won’t be out in the next ten years, a lot could change until then. Most likely, the plans to introduce the XT9 and CT9 will depend on the success of models such as the CT6 and the aforementioned Escalade successor. … [Read more...] about Cadillac allegedly wants $250k SUV, $300k sedan
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Stepping inside the cabin, right from the start you’ll notice the very thin seats and a floating wide and curved screen for the infotainment system. The new digital human-machine interface (HMI) is controlled through a floating touchpad that has replaced most of the physical buttons you will find in today’s production cars. … [Read more...] about Acura Precision Concept previews new exciting design approach [videos]
In a statement, Acura Global Creative Director Dave Marek said "The Acura Precision Concept will signal the stronger and sharper focus of Acura styling on our core DNA we call 'precision crated performance.' It is our intention to more strongly express performance through design and the Acura Precision Concept will serve as the inspiration for the styling and proportion of the next-generation of Acura vehicles, especially for our sedans." … [Read more...] about Acura Precision Concept teased, previews future styling direction
The standard model reportedly gets a new 2.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder. Even if the Toyota Supra turns out to be a disappointment, there could be exciting things on the way from Lexus. According to a rumor from Japan's site Spyder 7, the next generation of the Lexus IS will reportedly revive the range-topping, performance-focused F model. It'll reportedly pack a 3.5-liter twin-turbo V6 making 416 horsepower (310 kilowatts) and a 10-speed automatic, just like the drivetrain currently available in the Lexus LS but in a smaller, lighter vehicle. … [Read more...] about Revived Lexus IS F Coming In 2022 With LS’ Twin-Turbo V6?
It lends a little more credence to this rumor that Toyota and Mazda already have a close working relationship. For example, the new Yaris Hatchback in the United States has very close connections to the Mazda2. In addition, the pair has a partnership to build a $1.6 billion factory in Alabama for initially building the Toyota Corolla and a Mazda crossover. There have even been rumblings of a full merger between Toyota and Mazda, but execs have denied the possibility. … [Read more...] about Rumor: Lexus And Toyota Will Use Mazda Rear-Drive Platform, Inline Six