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Inside Lane – Automotive News2019-12-09T11:52:57-06:00

THE NEW PORSCHE 911 TURBO

Atlanta, Georgia. Since its introduction over 45 years ago, the Porsche 911 Turbo has balanced everyday usability with exhilarating performance. Following the recent introduction of the 2021 911 Turbo S, the 2021 911 Turbo Coupe and Cabriolet are now making their debut.

TECHNICAL PRESS KIT: 2021 RANGE ROVER SPORT

The Range Rover Sport – Land Rover’s most dynamic model ever – has gained two new special edition models, a suite of new personalization options and improved Cabin Air Ionization technology for 2021 model year to enhance the appeal of the luxury performance SUV.

FULLY ELECTRIC AND 100% THRILLING: 2020 AUDI E-TRON SPORTBACK ON SALE NOW

FULLY ELECTRIC AND 100% THRILLING: 2020 AUDI E-TRON SPORTBACK ON SALE NOW Second all-electric Audi, e-tron Sportback arrives at dealerships in July Fully electric e-tron Sportback adds dynamic coupe design to the e-tron SUV platform Audi battery engineered for repeatable performance, longevity and fast charging power with EPA-estimated 218 mile range HERNDON, Va., July 15, 2020 – The 2020 Audi e-tron Sportback – the second fully electric model from the brand, arrives to dealers this month. Distinguished by its refined coupe SUV design, the e-tron Sportback offers everyday utility and a distinct road presence through its sportback silhouette. [...]

PRODUCTION SPECIFICATION ASTON MARTIN CALLUM VANQUISH 25 BY R-REFORGED REVEALED

Just nine months after announcing the project, the production iteration Aston Martin CALLUM Vanquish 25 by R-Reforged has been revealed alongside confirmation that customer car build will commence in September. Designer Ian Callum has evolved the concept shown in 2019 with a revised interior, more trim options and definitive chassis and powertrain set up.

ELEVATED DRIVING EXPERIENCE COMES STANDARD IN THE ALL-NEW 2021 VENZA

With a striking new debut, Toyota is breaking the sameness barrier in the midsize two-row crossover utility vehicle (CUV) category. The all-new 2021 Venza delivers an intuitive driving experience with smooth acceleration, predictable handling, and low noise, vibration, and harshness (NVH), all wrapped in a sophisticated design. Set to his dealerships by early September 2020, the 2021 Venza will have a starting manufacturer estimated retail price (MSRP) of $32,470 for LE, $36,000 for XLE and $39,800 for Limited (excluding the delivery, processing and handling (DPH) fee of $1,175).

MITSUBISHI MOTORS TO LAUNCH LINEUP OF NEW VEHICLES

Between now and the end of the second quarter of 2021, Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) will launch three considerably revised vehicles and one all-new, ground-up redesign, proof of the company's commitment to deliver high quality, top value, leading-edge technology vehicles in the U.S. In addition, standard features and added value across the entire lineup, with key standard active safety features appearing on all vehicles, will underpin the revisions.

PORSCHE RANKS HIGHEST OVERALL IN J.D. POWER APEAL STUDY

U.S. customers have rated Porsche highest among all automotive brands in the J.D. Power 2020 U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study. It was the second year in a row that Porsche took the top position in the annual study of customer experience with owning and driving a new vehicle.

THE 2021 BMW X7 DARK SHADOW EDITION

Today, BMW announces a very limited edition X7 for those seeking a darker and more mysterious side to their 7-passenger Sports Activity Vehicle. The 2021 X7 Dark Shadow Edition will be built at Plant Spartanburg (SC), BMW Group’s largest global production plant, starting this August for worldwide markets and in Q4 for the U.S. 600 vehicles will be built for customers around the world with approximately 75 units reserved for the U.S.

THE NEW MERCEDES-AMG GT BLACK SERIES

The most powerful AMG V8 series engine of all time, the most elaborate aerodynamics, the most intelligent material mix, the most expressive design, the most distinctive driving dynamics: For the new Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series, Affalterbach's engineers have raised the bar in the art of vehicle design. This new super sports car perfectly embodies the brand's rich tradition in motorsport, as well as its expertise in developing complete vehicles which impress in every respect. The result is an awe-inspiring vehicle with 720 hp from a Handcrafted AMG V8 engine with a flat-plane crankshaft, combined with active aerodynamics and a design stemming directly from the current AMG GT3 racing car.