Manish Kharinta is a automotive writer based in the Los Angeles area. He has worked for automotive industry websites TheSmokingClutch.com, CarDekho.com and CarBikeindia.com. His experience ranges from covering auto shows, to car reviews and breaking automotive news. Manish aims to bring forth his unique perspective on automotive design and technological innovations in the automotive industry.
Sep 13, 2021 8:30 AM WST
German vehicle tuner Manhart Performance released a special version of Tesla’s Model 3 Performance. The famed tuner managed to push the limits of the Model 3 Performance even more, while retaining Tesla’s factory-installed dual-motor all-wheel-drive setup. The company calls its Tesla Model 3 modification the “TM3 720.”
Sep 06, 2021 8:00 AM WST
Mercedes-Benz has updated its AMG GT 4-door sedan with the addition of the all-new AMG GT63 S E plug-in hybrid and the results are impressive. This electrified flagship sedan is an impressively powerful AMG model, with a combined power output of 831 horsepower and 1,033 lb-ft of peak torque. This makes the GT63S E the most powerful AMG model that Mercedes has ever produced.
Aug 27, 2021 6:00 PM WST
There is no denying the fact that compared to other electric vehicle startups, the Lucid Group has shown some of the most promise for succeeding in the luxury-performance EV segment that is currently dominated by Tesla. Now Lucid has announced two new versions of the Air sedan that push the envelope drastically in terms of power and range.
Aug 23, 2021 12:00 PM WST
Recently, representatives of Cadillac shared their thoughts on the electric SUV’s fast-paced production and highlighted what the battery-powered SUV will mean for Cadillac’s future. The representatives assured customers that even though Cadillac has sped up the development timeline for the Lyriq, it will not cut any corners or risk compromising the quality of the final product.
Aug 17, 2021 2:30 PM WST
The idea of converting classic cars to run on electricity is a novel one. Especially for iconic sports cars like the Porsche 911. Recently, British startup Everrati, which specializes in electrifying classic and legendary sports cars like the Porsche 911, Ford GT and Mercedes Benz Pagoda, unveiled a new all-electric reproduction of the 964 generation Porsche 911.
Aug 09, 2021 4:00 PM WST
Automotive technology company Magna International developed a proprietary electric axle technology it claims is the quickest way to electrify millions of gas-powered pickup trucks that are already on the road. The company developed a "eBeam" drop-in solid axle replacement, which replaces the traditional beam axle of a gas-powered pickup truck.
Aug 02, 2021 8:30 AM WST
While Volkswagen continues to update its electric-only portfolio, the company is introducing intelligent features for its ID lineup of electric vehicles. Here’s a brief overview of some of the features that makes driving the ID.4 electric SUV a more pleasant experience.
Jul 26, 2021 4:00 PM WST
Ford has announced that it will add a new long-range RWD SE variant to its Mustang Mach-E line-up in China with prices starting at 282,000 yuan ($43,450). It’s lower price tag means it qualifies for state-led subsidies in the country for the purchase of an electric vehicle.
Jul 19, 2021 3:00 PM WST
Automaker Volkswagen recently revealed its “NEW AUTO” strategy, which will help it better embrace electric mobility and become a software-oriented automotive brand. The Chairman of the Board of Management at Volkswagen, Dr. Herbert Diess discussed many aspects of the automaker’s new strategy during the event last week, including plans for a new full-size electric SUV called the ID.8, which will sit above the mid-sized ID.6 in VW’s future EV lineup.
Volvo's Electric Brand Polestar to Chronicle the Precept Sedan's Production Process in a YouTube Documentary SeriesJul 12, 2021 8:30 AM WST
Volvo’s electric sub-brand Polestar released the first episode of a YouTube documentary series that will chronicle the design, development, and production process for the Precept EV concept.