2019 BMW X4 Grows up Slightly but Stays Swoopy

The 2018 BMW X3 debuted with a bigger footprint, new features, and updated styling last year, and it was only a matter of time before the changes made their way to the related X4 fastback SUV. Now, the second-generation 2019 BMW X4 has been revealed, offered in your choice of M40i and xDrive30i trim levels. The new X4 offers a wider track, an upgraded suspension, new safety features, and a modern interior. Inside,…

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The Ferrari 488 Teased in This Video Could Dethrone the LaFerrari

Last year, we reported that Ferrari was rumored to be developing a 700-hp version of the 488 that would be called the GTO. Then, last month, the rumor popped up again, this time suggesting it would be faster than a LaFerrari. But in all that time, Ferrari kept quiet, refusing to give so much as a hint that hotter version of the 488 was officially coming. Until now. Today, Ferrari…

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Next-Gen 2019 Nissan Altima Will Debut in New York

Though the current Nissan Altima received a refresh for the 2016 model year, it’s essentially the same car that debuted in 2012 underneath the skin. That makes it ancient in car years. And if you’ve been holding out for the new model, you won’t have to wait much longer. Nissan just announced that the next-generation 2019 Altima will debut at the New York auto show next month. Once Nissan’s best seller, the…

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2019 McLaren Senna By the Numbers

Whether or not you like the way it looks, or whether or not you’re into outrageously expensive supercars at all, automotive enthusiasts can appreciate the 2019 McLaren Senna as an impressive feat of engineering. Borrowing from the 720S’ core structure and powertrain and the P1’s suspension and braking system, McLaren combined key elements of two great cars to create the Senna. The new model will make its public debut on March…

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2019 Ferrari Portofino First Drive: The Everyday Ferrari

Market research never created a great car. No one asked GM to build a Corvette or Ford a Mustang. The engineers and entrepreneurs who made cars that changed the world—Ettore Bugatti and Ferdinand Porsche, Henry Royce and Andre Citröen, to name but a few—built what they knew was right, not something shaped by the opinions of others. So what, then, are we to make of the 2019 Ferrari Portofino, the…

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The Mercedes-Benz C-Class Gets Even More Luxurious for 2019

Past versions of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class have generally been solid cars, but they haven’t always felt particularly special. With the 2015 redesign of the C-Class, however, that all changed. Not only does it now look like a smaller S-Class, the interior almost looks like it could be out of the S-Class. To keep it from feeling dated, though, Mercedes gave the 2019 C-Class an update that adds power, new standard…

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Spied! Next-Gen BMW Z4 Tests With Toyota Supra, 3 Series

The next-generation BMW Z4 has been caught undergoing cold weather testing, and this time our spy photographer snapped the roadster with the upcoming Toyota Supra and the next-generation BMW 3 Series. Although there’s still plenty of camouflage covering the Z4, we can see a number of design cues that are clearly taken straight from the Z4 Concept shown at last year’s Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. For the first time, we see…

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Stop Driving Your 2006 Ford Ranger Immediately and Check the VIN

Earlier this year, Ford recalled about 3,000 Rangers from the 2006 model year and told owners not to drive them until the faulty airbags had been replaced. Now, Automotive News reports that recall and “do not drive” warning has been expanded to include an additional 33,000 trucks. The Problem: The Takata-sourced airbag inflators used in the affected trucks could rupture on impact, potentially shooting shrapnel at the driver’s face and body. So far,…

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See the New Hyundai Santa Fe’s Safety Exit Assist Feature in Action

The next-generation Hyundai Santa Fe has yet to make its official public debut at the Geneva Motor Show. But the crossover is already starring in an ad that sheds more light on its new Safety Exit Assist feature. In the ad, a young child asks his father to pull over to the side of the highway when nature calls. The son tries to open the car door, but Safety Exit Assist…

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