Toyota will unveil the 2017 Highlander at the New York Auto show on March 23. It will feature an eight-speed automatic replacing the six-speed on the current model and Toyota said the 3.5-liter V6 will pack more horsepower. For details on how much more, check back after the Highlander does its New York dance.
GM will acquire Cruse Automation to “further accelerate” its development of autonomous vehicle technology. Cruise will operate as an independent unit within GM’s Autonomous Vehicle Development Team. GM hopes to close the deal in the second quarter.
Top Gear magazine has driven the Acura NSX and called it a “fascinatingly engaging experience” in a “new generation” of supercars. You can read the full review at: