Month: August 2022

Chinese EV maker XPeng unveils Tesla-beating ultra-fast charger

Chinese EV maker XPeng unveils Tesla-beating ultra-fast charger

The electric vehicle charger wars are amping up, with XPeng Motors revealing a new charger in China that can charge an EV more quickly than Tesla’s V3 Supercharger. Dubbed the S4 supercharger, the new EV charger has a maximum charging...

/ August 17, 2022
2023 Dodge Hornet revealed with turbo, hybrid power and AWD

2023 Dodge Hornet revealed with turbo, hybrid power and AWD

We’re getting a bit of déjà vu with the 2023 Dodge Hornet. It’s a small car based on an Alfa Romeo (the Tonale) with Dodge styling and marketing. The Dodge Dart was also a small car based on an Alfa Romeo...

/ August 16, 2022
Tasting The Flavour Of Malaysia At Retro Havoc Encore

Tasting The Flavour Of Malaysia At Retro Havoc Encore

<!– Tasting The Flavour Of Malaysia At Retro Havoc Encore – Speedhunters SHARE Tasting The Flavour Of Malaysia At Retro Havoc Encore Entrants arrived throughout the evening prior to the event and positioned their vehicles until about 2:00am. Knowing just how...

/ August 16, 2022
Mahindra reveals Volkswagen-based EV SUV range

Mahindra reveals Volkswagen-based EV SUV range

Indian automaker Mahindra’s tie-up with the Volkswagen Group will see it introduce five electric vehicles across two new sub-brands, and it has revealed them all in concept form. Mahindra is investing up to US$250 million (A$356 million) in electric vehicles...

/ August 16, 2022
2023 Dodge Durango brings back the Hellcat

2023 Dodge Durango brings back the Hellcat

Apparently people literally can’t get enough of the Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat. The first round was a one-year run for 2021. That run got extended slightly due to the high demand. Now, Dodge says it’s back because people were still...

/ August 15, 2022
Hiroshima: A Visit To Mazda City

Hiroshima: A Visit To Mazda City

<!– Hiroshima: A Visit To Mazda City – Speedhunters SHARE Hiroshima: A Visit To Mazda City Across the road from the dome is Orizuru Tower, a mixed-use building with an observation deck at the top. If you didn’t know any better,...

/ August 15, 2022
2022 Mercedes-AMG One hybrid hypercar starts production

2022 Mercedes-AMG One hybrid hypercar starts production

Mercedes-AMG has started building its first customer-bound One at a specialised production facility in the UK ahead of delivery in the second half of 2022. Pitched as a Formula 1 car for the road, the Mercedes-AMG One has been in...

/ August 15, 2022
Brabus Mercedes EQS 450 pumps up range, not power

Brabus Mercedes EQS 450 pumps up range, not power

The car industry is headed down new roads, meaning tuners cannot be far behind. Even so, we didn’t expect Brabus — home to a range of 900-horsepower supercar tunes called “Superblack” — to be among the first to revamp its...

/ August 14, 2022
Picking Up Pickup Trucks Downunder

Picking Up Pickup Trucks Downunder

<!– Picking Up Pickup Trucks Downunder – Speedhunters SHARE Picking Up Pickup Trucks Downunder Sadly though, the death of Aussie automobile manufacturing means that cheap utes from GM Holden and Ford Australia are now a thing of the past, and fresh spare supplies...

/ August 14, 2022
Brabus extends Mercedes-Benz EQS electric range

Brabus extends Mercedes-Benz EQS electric range

Is this what the future of tuning looks like? Tuning company Brabus has revealed a set of modifications for the single-motor Mercedes-Benz EQS 450+ electric liftback that don’t change the powertrain, but instead make it more aerodynamic to free up...

/ August 13, 2022