BMW adds Android Auto to 750k cars in huge iDrive software update

BMW is installing the latest OS 7 operating system to its iDrive infotainment systems over-the-air, bringing new functionality to three quarters of a million cars Three quarters of a million BMW drivers are set to benefit from Android Auto smartphone connectivity and a host of other new functions, after the

Jacques Villeneuve adds his voice to Alex Albon criticism

Jacques Villeneuve has added his voice to the growing criticism of Alex Albon by hinting Max Verstappen is taking on Mercedes single-handedly for Red Bull. Albon has struggled this year to be an effective team-mate for Verstappen, with only one podium finish at the Tuscan Grand Prix and he is

Jeep Cherokee SUV adds mid-grade Latitude Lux trim for 2021

The 2021 Jeep Cherokee mid-size crossover SUV gets a new well-equipped mid-grade trim, Jeep announced this week.  The new Cherokee Latitude Lux slots between the Latitude Plus and off-road ready Trailhawk trims. It comes with the larger and less efficient 271-horsepower 3.2-liter V-6 with a 9-speed automatic transmission, though a 270-hp 2.0-liter

Niece Motorsports adds Carson Hocevar to 2021 Truck lineup

NASCAR upstart Carson Hocevar will compete fulltime in the Truck Series next season with Niece Motorsports. Hocevar, who will turn 18 years old in January, has competed in five Truck races in Niece’s No. 40 Chevrolet this season, with a best finish of 12th at Dover, Del. He will also

Toyota Land Cruiser Prado Adds Black Pack in Europe

Toyota sells the Land Cruiser Prado in other markets, which is the equivalent of our Lexus GX without the fancy badge and trimmings. Smaller than the Toyota Land Cruiser sold here in the United States, the Prado also offers a diesel engine and different styling cues. Newly refreshed, the SUV

2021 Subaru Outback SUV adds safety tech to $27,845 base price

The 2021 Subaru Outback SUV gets new safety features that brings the base price to $27,845. The upgrades lead to a $190 price increase from 2020, including a $40 increase in the mandatory destination charges to $1,050 for 2021. Following in the mid-size footsteps of the 2021 Subaru Legacy sedan,

New Kia Rio facelift adds range of mild hybrid engines

The Kia Rio supermini has been updated for 2020 with styling tweaks and a selection of new EcoDynamics+ engines This is the heavily revised Kia Rio, the first model in a product blitz from the Korean maker that will last 18 months. The Ford Fiesta and Vauxhall Corsa rival gets

Renault adds pre-owned Captur to its subscription plan – one-year plan, RM599 for the first 6 months

Renault franchise holder TC Euro Cars (TCEC) has added pre-owned units of the Renault Captur to its subscription plan, which previously only offered new cars. Naturally, this makes the deal more affordable. TCEC says that the Renault Pre-Owned Captur Subscription Plan “presents a simple and convenient mobility option for those

Nissan Adds Limited-Edition N-Tec To LEAF Lineup In UK

The newcomer offers top-end range for mid-range money. Nissan has announced a new, high-specification, limited-edition version of its Leaf electric hatchback called the N-Tec. If the name sounds familiar, that’s because it’s an extension of the family of N-Tec cars already introduced for the Qashqai, Micra and X-Trail models. As