2025 Ram 1500 REV, 2025 Mini Countryman: This Week’s Top PhotosApril 8, 2023
Ram used this week’s 2023 New York auto show to spill all the details on its 1500 REV due in showrooms next year. Due as a 2025 model, the electric pickup truck promises class-leading specs, including a range estimated to reach 500 miles on a charge.
2025 Mini Countryman prototype
Also due for 2025 is a redesigned Mini Countryman. It will offer buyers the choice of gas or electric powertrains, and will be the first Mini to be built in Germany, specifically at a BMW Group plant in Leipzig.
Genesis GV80 Coupe Concept
Genesis is preparing a rival to the BMW X6 and Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class Coupe, and previewed it with a concept at the New York auto show. The concept, like the production model it previews, is based on the platform of the GV80 mid-size SUV and features design elements inspired by last year’s X Speedium Coupe concept.
2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE SUV
One of the vehicles we tested this week was the 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE SUV. We tested it in 536-hp EQE 500 guise, but if that’s not enough, a more powerful AMG version of the mid-size electric SUV is coming next year with 677 hp on tap.
2024 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLS-Class
Another Mercedes in the headlines this week was the updated 2024 GLS-Class. There’s revised styling on the outside and new trim options inside, and for the AMG GLS 63 there’s a revised chassis setup.
2024 Mazda CX-90
We also tested the handsome 2024 Mazda CX-90. The three-row SUV rides on the automaker’s newly developed rear-wheel-drive platform, and offers the choice of a turbocharged inline-6 or a plug-in hybrid powertrain incorporating a 4-cylinder.
GMA T.33 Spider
McLaren F1 designer Gordon Murray revealed the T.33 Spider. The V-12 convertible goes into production in 2025, or one year after the T.33 coupe.
Mercedes-Benz AMG One at Monza racetrack
And finally, the Mercedes AMG One hypercar set its second production car lap record at a famous racetrack. The latest was at Monza, and follows a previous record-setting run at the Nürburgring last fall.