Tag: Performance

No-brainer? Volkswagen Eyes MEB-based Sports Car

<img data-attachment-id="1617616" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2018/03/pikes-peak-vw/idr_shot02/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/IDR_SHOT02-e1521481472347.jpg" data-orig-size="3758,2037" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="VW IDR pikes peak" data-image-description=" Volkswagen ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/IDR_SHOT02-e1521481472347-450×244.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/IDR_SHOT02-e1521481472347-610×331.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1617616 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/IDR_SHOT02-e1521481472347-610×331.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”331″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/IDR_SHOT02-e1521481472347-610×331.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/IDR_SHOT02-e1521481472347-75×41.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/IDR_SHOT02-e1521481472347-450×244.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/IDR_SHOT02-e1521481472347-768×416.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/IDR_SHOT02-e1521481472347-120×65.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> It’s well established by now that electric driving needn’t be an exercise in sedate tree hugging. Horsepower and […]

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Specs are Android’s biggest advantage over iPhones, but do users care?

As important as “specs” are to screens, speakers, cameras, and other electronic components, the related concept of “diminishing returns” always looms large. Short for “specifications,” specs define a product’s performance characteristics, while diminishing returns suggest that there’s some performance level beyond which further improvements aren’t adding anything important enough to justify their added expense for […]

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Ford: Future Performance Less About Numbers, More a State of Mind

<img data-attachment-id="1697606" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2019/11/ford-considers-building-mach-e-in-china/mustang-mach-e-reveal-2/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Mach-E-GT-e1574104044300.jpg" data-orig-size="4393,2656" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"3.5","credit":"ANDREW WHITE","camera":"Canon EOS-1D X","caption":"Ford Motor Company introduces the Mustang Mach-E GT SUV at Jet Center Los Angeles in Hawthorne, California on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. The GT Performance Edition brings the thrills Mustang is famous for, targeting 0-60 mph in the mid-3-second range and an estimated 342 kW (459 […]

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Rumor Mill: A Truly Hotter Cadillac CT5-V Looms?

<img data-attachment-id="1675878" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2019/05/cadillac-ct5-v-and-ct4-v-alpha-males-with-a-weakness/the-first-ever-ct5-v-builds-on-the-precision-focused-details-of/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Cadillac-CT5-V-002.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"4","credit":"","camera":"Canon EOS 5DS","caption":"The first-ever CT5-V builds on the precision-focused details of the all-new luxury sedan introduced earlier this year to offer elevated road performance and an engaging driving experience.","created_timestamp":"1557874310","copyright":"GM CONFIDENTIAL","focal_length":"85","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.008","title":"The first-ever CT5-V builds on the precision-focused details of","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="CT5-V" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Cadillac-CT5-V-002-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Cadillac-CT5-V-002-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1675878 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Cadillac-CT5-V-002-610×407.jpg” alt […]

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