LA Auto Show 2021

Alpha Motors Saga previews a four-door, retro-inspired all-electric sedan

Alpha Motors Saga previews a four-door, retro-inspired all-electric sedan

American electric vehicle manufacturer Alpha Motors Corporation has previewed the Saga four-door electric sedan at the LA Auto Show. If the shape looks familiar, it’s because Saga is essentially a four-door version of the Ace Coupe unveiled last year. And unlike other EVs riding on a skateboard platform, Saga (Sleek and Adaptive Geometric Architecture) has what Alpha calls an “open vehicle architecture for holistic integration of components and technology.”

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Kia’s concept EV restraint overshadowed Hyundai’s excess in LA

Kia’s concept EV restraint overshadowed Hyundai’s excess in LA

You wait for one three-row all-electric SUV, and along come two at the same time. Well, two concepts at least, with both Kia and Hyundai bringing their vision of electrified seven-seaters to the LA Auto Show 2021 this week. For the two South Korean automakers it's a chance to show off just how their shared E-GMP architecture can be applied, but it also proved to be an unexpected competition pitting glitz against relative restraint.

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The 2023 Toyota bZ4X and Subaru Solterra are important EV siblings

The 2023 Toyota bZ4X and Subaru Solterra are important EV siblings

The launch of a new electric SUV isn't exactly a rare occasion these days, but the 2023 Toyota bZ4X and 2023 Subaru Solterra are worth some attention nonetheless. Sibling EVs based on Toyota's e-TNGA platform, the promise is affordability along with flexibility when each arrives midway through next year.

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2022 Subaru Solterra officially makes US debut at LA Auto Show

2022 Subaru Solterra officially makes US debut at LA Auto Show

The 2022 Subaru Solterra has made its official debut at the LA Auto Show after initially debuting in its Japanese home market last week. Derived from the Latin words for “Sun” and “Earth,” the Solterra is Subaru’s first global electric vehicle built on a similar architecture as the Toyota bZ4X.

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The 2022 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS is a serious glow-up

The 2022 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS is a serious glow-up

Porsche is bringing the 718 Cayman out of the 911's shadow, and it's doing so in the way which will be the most potent catnip to fans of the brand. Revealed at the LA Auto Show 2021, the 2022 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS may look like the familiar mid-engined coupe, but its sweet secret is the same flat-six engine as in the 9011 GT3 Cup and 911 GT3.

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This huge Hyundai EV concept is hiding something important

This huge Hyundai EV concept is hiding something important

Hyundai is hiding something important in plain sight. While the new Hyundai SEVEN Concept - unveiled today at the LA Auto Show 2021 - may be an expansive vision of what an all-electric SUV might look like with a lavish lounge interior, it's in fact a thinly-veiled preview of what's expected to be a three-row EV set to join the IONIQ line.

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The 2023 Fisker Ocean learned from old EV mistakes

The 2023 Fisker Ocean learned from old EV mistakes

Fisker has revealed its "production intent" Ocean all-electric SUV, bringing the sub-$40k EV to the LA Auto Show 2021 after several years of promises. The base 2023 Ocean Sport will have more than 250 miles of range, the automaker says, ramping up to more than 350 miles in the Ocean Extreme trim, though production isn't expected to kick off for another year.

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The 2022 Porsche Taycan GTS offers a new EV body style and an amazing roof

The 2022 Porsche Taycan GTS offers a new EV body style and an amazing roof

Porsche is expanding its EV range, adding both a new 2022 Taycan GTS and a fresh Taycan Sport Turismo body style to the electric line-up. Announced ahead of the LA Auto Show 2021, the new cars keep the Taycan family's 800 volt architecture and high-tech dashboard, though add fresh styling and features like a new Variable Light Control electrochromic roof.

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Kia Concept EV9 revealed as the bold electric SUV we’ve been hungry for

Kia Concept EV9 revealed as the bold electric SUV we’ve been hungry for

Kia promised something unusual for its next EV, and the Kia Concept EV9 is certainly shaping up to fit that description - and then some. Expected to get its full reveal at the LA Auto Show 2021 next week, the all-electric SUV has been previewed in full for the first time today, and it's a seriously unapologetic vision of next-gen motoring.

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