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2018 Mercedes-AMG CLS 53: New addition to mental-Merc line-up

Mercedes’s swoopy saloon gets a new AMG variant: say hello to the 2018 Mercedes-AMG CLS 53 and it’s coming to the Middle East soon! Mercedes-AMG seems to have taken upon itself to add further confusion to the already contrived automotive nomenclature that’s prevalent in the motoring world these days. Meet…

Infiniti Q Inspiration Concept shows its face at 2018 Detroit motor show

Infiniti reveals the future of family sedans in ‘Murica… and it’s, er, interesting Ladies and gents, welcome to the future of sedans, at least Infiniti’s interpretation thereof. And admittedly, it looks really rather good. But it’s not merely aesthetics that have our interest piqued, it’s the clever engineering that sits under…

2017 Lincoln Continental — Road Test

Lincoln’s latest crack at the luxury saloon market is a strong comeback effort, but is it enough to unseat the Germans? Text: Amit Benjamin. Images: Amit Benjamin and supplied So, this is the sedan that’s supposed to bring back Lincoln’s glory days? Is it up to the task? To be honest,…

2018 Audi TT RS — Road Test

Ingolstadt’s new coupe is a giant slayer with performance figures to shame bona fide supercars. But should you buy one? Text and images: Amit Benjamin   So, a 400-horsepower Audi TT. A 0-100km/h time of about 3.7 seconds. That sounds like a first-gen R8, give or take… Progress is a…

2018 Audi A8 — Road Test

Ingolstadt’s latest flagship, the 2018 Audi A8 sedan, introduces the company’s design evolution and loads of firsts for the brand, such as four-wheel steering and a 48-volt electrical system, not to mention a carbon fibre reinforced structure… The fourth-generation, 2018 Audi A8? I heard this thing can drive itself. It…