A sea of calm behind the wheel: The 2018 Audi Q5, reviewed

Enlarge Marlowe Bangeman reader comments 33 Share this story The Q5 has long been one of Audi’s best-selling models in the US. And what’s not to like? It’s a respectable-looking and functional mid-size crossover, slotting in between the bite-size Q3 and the three-row Audi Q7. With a base MSRP of $42,475, the Q5 competes with […]

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The Nürburgring is still a thing for automakers at the LA Auto Show

reader comments 38 Share this story Alfa Romeo’s Stelvio Quadrifoglio is one fast SUV: it can lap the Nürburgring in 7 minutes, 51.7 seconds. Jonathan Gitlin The four-door production lap record used to belong to the Stelvio’s sibling, the Giulia Quadrifoglio. That was until Jaguar took 11 seconds out of that time with this, the […]

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Tesla fires hundreds of workers

Enlarge / Tesla CEO Elon Musk in 2014. Pete Marovich/Bloomberg via Getty Images reader comments 365 Share this story Tesla has a reputation as a demanding place to work, and the company lived up to its reputation this week when it fired hundreds of workers. The San Jose Mercury News estimates that between 400 and 700 workers […]

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So may I introduce to you John Lennon’s “Psychedelic Rolls”

reader comments 30 Share this story Lennon’s Rolls-Royce is uncrated, with great difficulty, in the Port of Newark, in February 1968. New York Post Archives/Getty Images Lennon posing with son Julian in 1968. Keystone-France/Getty Images Rolls-Royce Rolls-Royce Rolls-Royce Rolls-Royce Rolls-Royce Photo taken in 2011 at the Royal British Columbia Museum. Herb Neufeld Rolls-Royce Album cover […]

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