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Mercedes-Benz Gives First Look at Next Sprinter Van

While more traditional Mercedes-Benz vehicles such as the S-class and the SL-class may be what first come to mind when one thinks of Mercedes, the not so glamorous Sprinter has become a key member of the brand in its own right. The current-generation van, however, is nearly a decade old, which means it’s time for Mercedes […]

This 45-Ton All-Electric Dump Truck Will Be the World’s Biggest EV

A Komatsu HD605-7 quarry hauler with a tipping trailer has a diesel-fuel capacity of 206 gallons. Some engineers in Switzerland want to change that to zero gallons. With funding from the Ciments Vigier cement-production company, battery supplier Lithium Storage and construction equipment supplier Kuhn Group are working together to create an all-electric mining truck that […]

Cheaper Jaguar XF Sportbrake Coming; XJR575 and XE Project 8 Top $100K

The 2018 Jaguar XF starts at a reasonable $48,770; its wagon counterpart, however, costs a whopping $71,445. Blame the British brand’s decision to launch the wagon, or Sportback in Jaguar parlance, in just two, high-equipment trim levels. Fortunately, those with shallower pockets and an eye for the XF Sportback’s versatile shape will soon be able to get […]

2018 Bentley Bentayga Diesel Driven!

It hasn’t been long since the very idea of a diesel-powered Bentley SUV would have been regarded as the sort of heresy that gets angry mobs lighting up their flaming torches and heading for the creepy castle. Yet the Bentley Bentayga diesel is a thing—albeit one that will be denied to us—and after driving it […]