Fering Pioneer is an electric SUV with a range-extender biodiesel engine

Fering is a relative newcomer in the EV space. Still, the British auto builder insists its Pioneer electric SUV is the ideal solution for off-roaders, adventure seekers, and quirky people who want to stand out amidst the burgeoning electric off-roading crowd. If you haven’t heard of Fering before, we can’t blame you. However, company founder Ben Scott-Geddes might ring a … Continue reading … [Read more...]

2022 Ford Fiesta gets mild styling updates; Fiesta ST has more torque

The 2022 Ford Fiesta arrives in Europe with a few styling updates and a mild power upgrade for the hotter Fiesta ST version. Ford has discontinued the Fiesta (and other cars except for the Mustang) in America beginning a few years back. But in Europe, the Fiesta remains a strong competitor against other superminis like the Vauxhall Corsa, VW Polo, … Continue reading … [Read more...]

2021 VW ID.4 AWD Pro achieves an EPA-confirmed 249 miles of range

VW of America has released the official US EPA fuel economy numbers for the 2021 ID.4 AWD Pro and ID.4 AWD Pro S. As it turns out, the ID.4 AWD Pro achieves 249 miles of range on a single full charge, while the ID.4 AWD Pro S is good for 240 miles of driving range, and we find this surprising. … Continue reading … [Read more...]

2022 Mazda CX-5 gets standard AWD and crucial mechanical updates

The 2022 Mazda CX-5 is getting standard AWD across all trim levels. Mazda’s i-Activ all-wheel-drive system is a fully automatic AWD that continuously monitors cornering forces, weight transfer, and acceleration as you drive. The drivetrain can shift engine torque to slipping wheels to offer a near-instant response to driver inputs. Mazda had since dropped its “Zoom, Zoom” slogan back in … Continue reading … [Read more...]

Novitec Ferrari F8 Spider has an 802HP turbo V8 engine

What happens when German tuning house Novitec tinkers with an Italian open-top supercar? The result is an 802HP Ferrari F8 Spider that scoots from zero to 60 mph in 2.6-seconds, three-tenths of a second faster than a stock version’s 2.9-seconds. It still has the same 3.9-liter twin-turbo V8 engine, but Novitec threw in its N-Tronic control module to make critical … Continue reading … [Read more...]

2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 gets Super Cruise and a redesigned dashboard

The 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 has appeared with an updated dashboard design, new tech features, and GM’s Super Cruise autonomous driving technology. Chevrolet is upping the ante to keep Silverado competitive among its tech-laden peers, notably the Ram 1500 and Ford F-150. Also coming in 2022 is the Silverado ZR2, an off-road-ready half-ton beast with 35-inch tires and a raspier … Continue reading … [Read more...]