Mercedes-Benz Wants You to Pay to Drive Faster

Mercedes-Benz Wants You to Pay to Drive Faster

The Mercedes EQE, pictured here in Turkey, is one of the two models that can enroll in Acceleration Increase. Image: emirhankaramuk (Shutterstock) If you gotta go fast, Mercedes-Benz says you gotta cough up some more dough. The German car manufacturer has unveiled a new feature called “Acceleration Increase,” which will increase your car’s ability to … Read more

BMW Has No Intention of Changing Its Controversial Design Style

BMW Has No Intention of Changing Its Controversial Design Style

Photo: BMW If you don’t like the look of the 2023 BMW XM or the general direction the German automaker has taken its exterior designs lately, we have some bad news. BMW has no intention of deviating from its commitment to controversial styling, and it thinks the hate it gets is a good thing. Apparently, … Read more

BMW Says Everyone Wants a Luxury EV

BMW Says Everyone Wants a Luxury EV

Photo: BMW BMW claims Americans love high-dollar EVs, The US is headed back to the cobalt mines, and Stellantis is somehow being buoyed by Dodge and Chrysler. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Friday, October 7, 2022. 1st Gear: Everyone and Their Mother Wants a BMW EV, Apparently BMW has a few … Read more

BMW Is Trying Subscription-Based Luxury Features in South Korea

BMW Is Trying Subscription-Based Luxury Features in South Korea

Image: BMW Korea Subscription-based access to vehicle features are among the most unpopular ideas automakers have ever pursued. But as the industry transitions into EVs and profit margins dwindleautomakers are coming up with creative ways to make more money off of customers. No one wants the subscription modelbut car companies are trying it anyway. BMW … Read more

iQoo 10 Legend BMW Edition renders leaked online

iQoo 10 Legend BMW Edition renders leaked online

iQoo is set to expand its smartphone lineup with the launch of the iQoo 10 flagship series. A recent report suggests that iQoo 10 and iQoo 10 Pro will be released in China in July and shared the first renders of the upcoming handset. According to a new report by GizmoChina, iQoo is also expected … Read more

How long will I have to wait to get an EV?

How long will I have to wait to get an EV?

We’re ready to trade in our gas-powered car for an EV, but what’s the wait like right now? I’ve heard a year, but I don’t know if we can wait that long. – Carolina, Toronto With interest in electric vehicles surging, expect to wait but for how long, it’s hard to say. Much depends on … Read more