Lincoln’s First EV Debuts Next Year, Three More Set to Follow

Lincoln will introduce four new electric vehicles, the first of which is to debut next year in celebration of the American luxury brand’s 100th anniversary. Lincoln plans to electrify its entire portfolio by 2030. These Lincoln EVs will be global vehicles, too, with the brand planning to sell its forthcoming electric models in the United …

2022 Honda Civic Sedan First Drive Review: A Fantastic Surprise

Interior Innovation This aesthetic shift bleeds into the cabin, as well. The same reduction in exterior stylistic noise turns the prior fighter-jet-aggressive cockpit into a clean, modern environment. Much of the new surface linearity owes inspiration to the adorable and painfully chic Honda e (lowercase!) subcompact EV sold outside the U.S., the Civic aping the …

2022 Land Rover Defender V-8s Get Less Worse MPG Than Wrangler 392

We named the latest Land Rover Defender our 2021 SUV of the Year for its awesome design and incredible performance on-road and off. Land Rover announced the more powerful Defender variant earlier this year in February, confirming what we anticipated would be on its way: A Defender with a V-8 engine. And now fuel economy …

Land Rover Will Build a Hydrogen Fuel Cell Defender Prototype

Hydrogen, in the abstract, seems like the fuel of the future. When used in a typical fuel cell, the byproducts of the reactions inside the cell (not the means by which the hydrogen is produced, necessarily) are delightfully carbon neutral: electricity, used to power the vehicle, and pure water—which in the Mirai, for example, is …

2021 Ford F-150 XLT PowerBoost Hybrid Review: Thunder Before the Lightning

Gasoline-electric hybrid pickup trucks have always been a good idea, and it’s frankly disappointing it’s taken this long for an automaker to build a good one. As good as the 2021 Ford F-150 XLT Powerboost is, though, it’ll be even better when the last few programming wrinkles are ironed out. We’ve driven and tested several …

Polestar Teases Made-In-America 3 Electric SUV

Polestar, the eco-performance brand spun out of Volvo and owned by Geely, is forming a beachhead in the U.S. And not just with imported vehicles like the (now discontinued) Polestar 1 and the (currently in production, with new upcoming variants) Polestar 2, but now with a manufacturing footprint and an upcoming EV. The Polestar 3 …

Jeep’s Hands-Free Driving Tech Sets Its Sights on Super Cruise and BlueCruise

Adaptive cruise control is so 2020. It’s the price of entry for vehicles above a certain price point, and indeed every trim level of the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L gets this advanced driver assistance feature. To really wow buyers, automakers must offer a hands-free system like GM’s Super Cruise or Ford’s BlueCruise, the latter …

You Can Buy Ken Block’s Menacing 1977 Ford F-150 Hoonitruck

Following the end of an eleven year exclusive partnership with Ford in January, rally driver and drifting master Ken Block listed a handful of his souped-up Fords for sale. Among them, a 1986 Ford RS200, aka the world-famous hoonigan’s favorite car of all time. Block is now parting ways with the star of Climbkhana 2, …