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Tesla Cybertruck will have yoke steering wheel, Elon Musk says will be a ‘tech bandwagon’

Elon Musk confirmed that the Tesla Cybertruck will have a yoke steering wheel, and he also said that the electric pickup truck will be a “technology bandwagon.” It could mean that it will have a better version of the new steering wheel. When Tesla unveiled the Cybertruck prototype in 2019, it featured a butterfly steering …

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Xiaomi taps Beijing as its EV headquarters alongside a new 300,000 vehicle-per-year factory

Xiaomi Automotive recently signed a contract with a committee from the Beijing Economic-Technological Development Area to establish its entire automotive business in the suburb of Yizhuang. With a goal to put its first EV on roads in 2024, Xiaomi will establish its headquarters, R&D, and manufacturing on the site that will be constructed in two …

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Porsche 911 GT1 Straßenversion owner’s guide video details the rare hypercar

The Porsche 911 GT1 Straßenversion was the automaker’s hypercar for the 1990s, filling the space between the 959 and the Carrera GT in the timeline. But being a homologation special, the car was also a barely civilized race car, so driving one isn’t like driving a regular 911. DK Engineering put together this video owner’s guide …

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Pierre Gasly channels Ayrton Senna, laps COTA in original Acura NSX

During last month’s 2021 United States Grand Prix weekend, AlphaTauri Formula One driver Pierre Gasly took a first-generation Acura NSX for a hot lap of the Circuit of the Americas near Austin, Texas. It makes for some very entertaining viewing and mimics a classic video of Ayrton Senna driving the same car at Japan’s Suzuka. …

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Watch Rivian R1T Truck Go Off-Roading: The Good And The Bad

The Rivian R1T all-electric pickup is envisioned as an ultimate adventure vehicle, including off-roading – thanks to its quadmotor, all-wheel-drive system. Doug DeMuro recently managed to get access to one of the first R1Ts, for a detailed review and some serious off-roading. Let’s take a look at the results of this initial test, which reveals good …

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Kia EV6 Ramps-Up: Over 5,000 Were Delivered In October 2021

Kia reports global car sales of 217,872 (down 18.9% year-over-year) in October. The decrease is explained by mainly “the supply disruption caused by the semiconductor supply shortage around the globe.” Nonetheless, the all-electric Kia EV6 sales are booming. We have crunched some numbers and it turns out that some 5,101 were delivered in October (up from …

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