It’s Mercedes-Benz’ turn: diesel emission cheat devices

We’ve pretty much all figured it out by now: every carmaker has, at one point or another, cheated the system by installing software or specific devices designed to pass emission testing. Mercedes’ system, according to findings following an investigation that was initially reported by the German newspaper Bild am Sonntag, has an engine management function called “Slipguard” that is able to ...

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First Road Test: 2019 Infiniti QX50

The luxury compact SUV segment is one of the most important niches in the automotive industry, and automakers know it. To be successful as a luxury brand, you need a successful luxury compact utility vehicle, plain and simple. The big German three sit at the top, but other manufacturers like Infiniti are trying hard to get their slice of the ...

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NEW CAR: The new Rolls-Royce Cullinan

Rolls-Royce Cullinan

That’s the name that will adorn Rolls-Royce’s all-new “high-sided” luxury vehicle, or RR speak for SUV. Details are very scarce, but it has been revealed that the testing on the new “Effortless, Everywhere” luxury vehicle was completed in the deserts of Africa and the Middle East, the Arctic Circle, and canyons of North America. It was announced three years ago that ...

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REVIEW: 2018 Audi TT RS

Some test drives last too long, some are far too short. For reasons of my own doing, I had to give up the TT RS after only 4.5 days. Thinking back to the car, it’s probably a good thing that it was returned prematurely as the odds of me getting into trouble increased every time I got behind the wheel. ...

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