2017 Porsche Macan gets 4-cylinder base option, $48,550 starting price

2017 Porsche Macan gets 4-cylinder base option, $48,550 starting price

The Macan has been a roaring success for Porsche, with the small SUV rocketing to the top of the sales chart in only its first full year on the market. Porsche sold more than 80,000 Macans last year globally, enough to put it ahead of the automaker’s next best-seller, the Cayenne, which recorded just over 73,000 sales. That trend should… High Gear Media Network Feed

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New Audi TT RS Coming Next Year, No Manual Option Planed: Report

New Audi TT RS Coming Next Year, No Manual Option Planed: Report

One of the particularly enjoyable spots in the Audi lineup for the past couple of years was the TT RS. It’s a fun little coupe that makes solid noise (for an Audi), has a great driver-centric cockpit space, and can be ordered up with a row-your-own manual gearbox. Those who prefer to let the car do the work can have a seven-speed dual-clutch ‘box… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Forget ‘Insane’: Tesla Model S Adds ‘Ludicrous’ Mode, 90-kWh Battery Option

Forget ‘Insane’: Tesla Model S Adds ‘Ludicrous’ Mode, 90-kWh Battery Option

After the conference call this morning, we can confirm that Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk is a fan of Spaceballs. Of course, we learned some other things too. The sexiest revelation is that a new “Ludicrous” high-performance mode will be available for P85D and new P90D versions of the 2015 Tesla Model S. This setting will be even more aggressive than… High Gear Media Network Feed

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2017 Bentley SUV Will Offer Plug-In Hybrid Option

2017 Bentley SUV Will Offer Plug-In Hybrid Option

Bentley plans to launch its first-ever SUV by 2016, and a year after this yet-to-be-named model is introduced, the luxury brand will offer its first-ever hybrid. While we still have at least a couple of years before we see the Bentley SUV plug-in hybrid, the advanced drivetrain of this vehicle will be on display at the Beijing Auto Show in the… High Gear Media Network Feed

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2016 Land Rover Range Rover Gets New Diesel Option, More Tech

2016 Land Rover Range Rover Gets New Diesel Option, More Tech

Land Rover’s latest Range Rover continues to be one of the most popular models in the luxury SUV segment, partially because the British brand continues to add features and refine the vehicle with each new model year. At this week’s New York Auto Show, Land Rover will present its 2016 Range Rover, which benefits from a more powerful… High Gear Media Network Feed

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