2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE Vs. 2019 BMW X5

Exterior The BMW X5 and Mercedes-Benz GLE both grew in size, and by a considerable margin at that. Both of them had to conform to a seven-seat layout, advanced aerodynamics, and more convenience for buyers. This required some serious departures from the design habits of BMW and Mercedes-Benz’s designers. Front In order to complement the…

Honda Jazz

Exterior Complete camouflage covers the body of the Jazz/Fit prototype spotted testing in Spain, wearing German number plates. While it retains the overall familiar Jazz shape, its windscreen pillars are considerably more steeply raked, and it also looks like it’s slightly wider than before. The grille appears to be wider and the headlights seem to…

Rain Won’t Stop This Porsche 918 Spyder From Hitting 207 MPH

Don’t try this at home. Driving isn’t the safest thing to do when it’s raining. Even a slight drizzle could mean wet roads and wet roads mean less friction between the tires and the concrete. However, safety is something that isn’t in the vocabulary of the Porsche 918 Spyder – or at least its driver…

2019 BMW X5 M50d Puts Quad Turbos At Work In Acceleration Test

For a diesel, it sounds pretty good. The diesel engine might be in hot waters in the aftermath of the scandal at the Volkswagen Group, but that doesn’t mean all automakers will be giving up on it right away. Yes, Porsche is bidding adieu to diesel engines and many automakers are shifting focus on gasoline-fueled…

Ford’s F-150 Plant Celebrates a Century in Operation

Ford Motor Company’s Rouge complex is the only one in American history to manufacture vehicles – including ships, tractors and cars – non-stop for 100 years. There’s nothing else like it. It’s kept running through two world wars and 18 U.S. recessions, all while producing some of the world’s most famous vehicles — from the…

This 1984 K10 Chevrolet 4×4 Pickup Is Throwback Perfection

Sep 30, 2018Chad ReynoldsRacing Junk Find If you are a regular reader of BANGshift.com, you know that I have a weakness for GM squarebody pickup trucks. Usually, I’m all over the lowered variety, but I do love a 4×4 truck on occasion and this one is so throwback perfect that I just want to drive…

Possible Audi R8 Race Car Teased Again Prior To Paris Reveal

Save the date: October 2 will be the day when Audi will take the wraps off what we believe is an R8 race car. After publishing a teaser earlier in the week with its mysterious Paris-bound premiere, Audi Sport has now released a short video with the car. The wraps have come off and now…