Updated Mazda 6 teased ahead of LA Motor Show debut

Flagship Mazda saloon will be introduced in North America, with a late-2018 introduction into the UK market on the cards. Mazda will debut an updated version of the Mazda 6 saloon at the LA Motor Show next month, with an official teaser previewing the re-engineered and redesigned model. The revised Mazda 6 will be introduced to the North American market initially, but Auto Express understands that the facelifted model will come to the UK in the second half of 2018. From the outside, the Mazda 6 doesn’t look much different…

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New 2018 Mercedes CLS confirmed for LA Motor Show

After months of spy shots, Merc’s new BMW 6 Series GranCoupe rival will be officially unveiled in Los Angeles next month. The next-generation Mercedes CLS has been confirmed as one of the German manufacturer’s display models at this year’s Los Angeles Motor Show, which takes place between 1-10 December. On the motor show’s website, the upcoming Audi A7 Sportback and BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe rival is listed as one of the confirmed vehicles on display. Another unnamed Mercedes will also be unveiled at the exhibition at the Los Angeles…

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2017 Volvo S60 & V60 Polestar With 362HP Reporting For Duty In LA

Volvo brought its higher-performance S60 and V60 Polestar in LA this week, showcasing the sporty side of the brand. The two Polestar models are currently the quickest car of Volvo’s performance arm after receiving a powertrain update that had the old turbocharged 3.0-litre straight-six engine replaced by a twincharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine. Combining a turbocharger with a supercharger, the force-fed 2.0-litre engine produces in this case 362hp (367PS) and 347lb-ft (470Nm) of peak torque, 17hp more than the previous model but with 22lb-ft less torque as well. Polestar added a…

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Porsche 911 RSR endurance racer blasts into 2016 LA show

The new 911 RSR is, controversially, mid-engined, and will make its racing debut in 2017. Porsche has taken to the 2016 LA Motor Show to unveil this: the new Porsche 911 RSR racecar. The new FIA World Endurance Championship racer will make its competitive debut at the 2017 Daytona 24-hour race in January. The body shape is still classic 911, but everything about the car has been done from scratch and has been kept in check by strict Le Mans GT car regulations. The enormous, top-mounted rear wing has been…

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New 2017 Mercedes-AMG E 63 revealed at LA Motor Show

Mercedes-AMG reveals its latest AMG supersaloon at the LA Motor Show, with up to 604bhp and 4MATIC all-wheel-drive. The Mercedes-AMG E 63 and E 63 S have been revealed at the Los Angeles Motor Show, with a couple of very significant mechanical changes separating the BMW M5 and Audi RS6 rivals from their predecessors. They move from a 5.5-litre twin-turbo V8 to a smaller 4.0-litre unit, and now get 4MATIC four-wheel drive as standard across the line-up. The Mercedes-AMG E 63 is due on sale in January 2017 with prices…

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