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Going, Going, Gone? Ferdinand Piech to Sell His Stake, Relinquishing Final Lever of Control over VW

The word is out, Porsche has confirmed: Ferdinand Piëch, the titanic Volkswagen and Porsche alpha figure, is ready to sell his 14.7 percent share in Porsche SE, the holding company that controls Volkswagen. If Piëch isn’t bluffing and the sale happens, it will close the book on the most extraordinary automotive career of the modern […]

2017 Volvo V60 Polestar Tested: The 362-hp Invisibility Cloak!

There could not exist a greater chasm between the first impression given by the name Polestar and the Volvo V60 variant that wears it. This unassuming Volvo hatchback is such an introvert, it might suffer from social anxiety. READ MORE ››

The Continental: Behind the Scenes at the Geneva Auto Show

Our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental. The Geneva auto show has just closed its doors, and once again, it was a highlight of the […]

2017 Toyota Avalon in Depth: Comfort and Conduct, Calculated

The Toyota Avalon has been serving upscale accommodations since the 1995 model year. Twenty-two years and three redesigns later, the Avalon is still one of the best choices in this class, if you like your cars as comfortable as an old pair of shoes. Its optional—and segment-exclusive—hybrid powertrain sips fuel, its cabin is well-built and […]