McKinney Automotive News

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Exec responsible for Porsche 918 Spyder now CEO of Bentley

Exec responsible for Porsche 918 Spyder now CEO of Bentley

Bentley on Tuesday named Frank-Steffen Walliser, a veteran of fellow Volkswagen Group brand Porsche, as its new CEO. Walliser will take over the role on July 1 from Adrian Hallmark, who in March announced plans to join Aston Martin as its new CEO starting on...

2025 Audi RS Q8 spied at the 'Ring

2025 Audi RS Q8 spied at the 'Ring

Audi's Q8 received a mid-cycle update for 2024, but missing from the lineup was the fire-breathing RS Q8 variant. It turns out development of the updated RS Q8 is still happening, as a camouflaged prototype has just been spotted testing at the Nürburgring....

GM dreams up magnetic levitating seats

GM dreams up magnetic levitating seats

General Motors is looking to patent a magnetic levitation system that would replace conventional seat adjusters. As described in a patent application filed by GM with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in 2022, but only published by the USPTO...

2025 BMW 3-Series gains updates, including mild-hybrid power

2025 BMW 3-Series gains updates, including mild-hybrid power

An updated BMW 3-Series arrives in showrooms later this year as a 2025 model. The update is the second for the current compact sedan, which arrived for the 2019 model year and was given its first update for 2023. 2025 BMW 3-Series The latest update mirrors...

2025 BMW M3 with all-wheel drive adds 20 hp

2025 BMW M3 with all-wheel drive adds 20 hp

The BMW M3 gains a round of updates for 2025, but one thing hasn't changed: the availability of a 6-speed manual in a rear-wheel-drive sport sedan. The configuration is offered in the base M3, which continues with a 473-hp rating for 2025, or the same as last...

Why Luxury Cars Are The Only Option For Visitors to Dubai

Why Luxury Cars Are The Only Option For Visitors to Dubai

People are not questioning the premium status of Dubai as a Megapolis — it feels so straight from the moment people enter it. Every corner of this city demands a VIP car to fully appreciate the style and dynamics that the local streets offer. Fortunately, there...

Ford will wing it at Pikes Peak with F-150 Lightning SuperTruck

Ford will wing it at Pikes Peak with F-150 Lightning SuperTruck

Ford on Tuesday teased again the F-150 Lightning SuperTruck that will enter the 2024 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb scheduled for June 23. The automaker announced this Lightning demonstrator in March, but still isn't ready to fully reveal it. For now,...

Toyota, Subaru, and Mazda join forces for engine development

Toyota, Subaru, and Mazda join forces for engine development

Toyota, Mazda, and Subaru on Tuesday announced plans for joint engine development aimed at reducing emissions. The goal of the project is to achieve carbon neutrality with internal-combustion engines, allowing these engines to stay in production in a future of...

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