BMW M4 Competition xDrive 2022 review – is the all-wheel-drive M4 really the best one?

Is this the point that purists finally become irrelevant? The BMW M4 Competition with xDrive weighs 1775kg, has all-wheel drive, an automatic transmission, a turbocharged six-cylinder engine and costs £82,270. Rattle off those specs to a 14-year-old me and I couldn’t have believed that you were talking about any BMW, let alone one that’s got … Read more

What it’s like to drive an electric school bus

Like most American school children, I have enduring memories of traveling in big yellow school buses and inhaling big diesel fumes. Companies like Lion Electric are looking to change the diesel school bus experience by offering a trio of electric school buses that will transform and make greener (not yellower) the school commute for students … Read more

Lion Electric gives the big yellow school bus a jolt

Like most American school children, I have enduring memories of traveling in big yellow school buses and inhaling big diesel fumes. Companies like Lion Electric are looking to change the diesel school bus experience by offering a trio of electric school buses that will transform and make greener (not yellower) the school commute for students … Read more

New McLaren Artura 2022 review – Ferrari F8 rival driven

New engine, new gearbox, new hybrid system, new chassis, new electrical architecture, new interior functionality… This is it. The start of an all-new generation of McLaren supercars. The Artura might not be a radical departure in terms of design language, but beneath the (largely superformed aluminum) skin it’s a significant step for the company and … Read more

Morgan Super 3 2022 review – three cylinders, three wheels and greater thrills

One of Britain’s most eccentric, endearing and just plain enjoyable vehicles has evolved into a new generation. Goodbye Morgan 3 Wheeler: long live the Morgan Super 3. It’s fitting that the new car gets a new name, because while the concept is very much the same, the execution is quite a bit different this time … Read more

Is ‘fake data’ the real deal when training algorithms? | Artificial intelligence (AI)

You’re at the wheel of your car but you’re exhausted. Your shoulders start to sag, your neck begins to droop, your eyelids slide down. As your head pitches forward, you swerve off the road and speed through a field, crashing into a tree. But what if your car’s monitoring system recognised the tell-tale signs of … Read more

BangShift.com BangShift Project Power Laggin’ Update: Prepping Our Junkyard Magnum 360 For Swap Day!

Welcome back to our coverage of Project Power Laggin’! Follow along as we take a tired 1979 Dodge W150 Power Wagon we found in Central Maine and transform it from a derelict roadside attraction to a dependable, powerful weekend workhorse that lives up to it’s given name! In this installment, we freshen up our recently … Read more

A living room on a skateboard: how electric vehicles are redefining the car | Automotive industry

Take any petrol car sold today and show it to a mechanic working on a Ford Model T 100 years ago and there is a fairly good chance they would understand roughly how it works. An internal combustion engine at the front turns the wheels, carrying a driver behind a steering wheel, some passengers and … Read more