Hyundai developing 2.3-litre turbo engine for future N models – report | CarAdvice

More rumours emerge of a high-revving performance engine from Hyundai. The next-generation Hyundai i30 N may see the introduction of a new turbocharged 2.3-litre engine. According to Korean newspaper Kyunghyang Shinmun, Hyundai is developing the new 2.3-litre turbo powertrain with a 7000rpm redline for its future performance ‘N’ models. This Continue Reading

Mercedes-Benz Vans developing all-new eSprinter architecture | CarAdvice

Parent company Daimler is investing upwards of €350 million (AU$566 million) into the modular skateboard platform, which will likely be delivered by 2023. Mercedes-Benz Vans is engineering an all-new platform to underpin its next-generation eSprinter models, according to parent company Daimler. Known as the Electric Versatility Platform (EVP), the modular Continue Reading

Volkswagen Group developing ‘Landjet’ electric flagship for Audi, Bentley and Porsche – report | CarAdvice

Flagship 2024 electric car to offer seven seats in a sedan body, reports Handelsblatt. The Volkswagen Group is developing a new flagship electric vehicle for three of its premium brands, according to a report from German newspaper Handelsblatt. Codenamed ‘Landjet’, development of the top-rung electric car is reportedly being led Continue Reading

Ford developing a 6.8-litre engine for Mustang, F-150 – report | CarAdvice

Trade union boss lets slip about a new ‘big block’ engine on the way from Ford. Ford may be developing a brand-new engine for use in the Mustang and F-150, according to the head of the Canadian auto workers union. President of Unifor, Jerry Dias, mentioned a new 6.8-litre Ford Continue Reading

Subaru may be developing a baby hot hatch with Toyota DNA | CarAdvice

Subaru’s desire to return to the world rally stage has led to the development of a small hot hatch, leaning on its relationship with Toyota. Subaru is rumoured to be entering the 2022 World Rally Championship – marking a return to the top echelon if the sport after an absence Continue Reading

Ford is developing new technology to predict car accidents before they happen | CarAdvice

The US car giant plans to collect data on everything from brake pedal usage to cyclist movements, with a special study in the UK. Ford is leading a research project in the United Kingdom that could see road travel in urban centres become easier and safer thanks to the ability Continue Reading

BMW developing electric 5 Series and X1 in a company-wide push for sustainability | CarAdvice

BMW’s senior management has outlined the company’s new climate policies, announcing a push for more electric models. BMW has announced a new, bolder direction for the company, with policies designed to reduce environmental impacts from the manufacturing of new cars. At the forefront of the new climate-change strategy is a Continue Reading