Lexus has updated two of its sedans for '21, the sporty IS (pictured left, priced as tested at $55,220) and the fullsize, luxurious LS flagship (pictured right, priced as tested at $98,630).
Toyota will debut two battery-electric models and a plug-in hybrid in the U.S. market later this year. The automaker says a PHEV can be cleaner than a BEV, considering the “waste” of a BEV carrying around a heavier battery pack than it needs.
The automotive supplier doesn’t plan to start producing its long-range lidar device until 2024, but it is already calling the sensor the “final piece of the puzzle” when it comes to autonomous vehicles navigating complex environments.
Feb 10, 2021
Shruti Vaidyanathan, transportation program director for the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, talks with GlobalAutoIndustry.com about initiatives in certain states requiring all new cars be electric by 2035.
Given the success of the outgoing fourth-generation C-Class on sale in the U.S. since 2014, Mercedes-Benz was never going to stray too far away from it when developing its successor.
The third electric Audi production model draws heavily on the Porsche Taycan.