April 17, 2024

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2024 Aston Martin DB12, 2025 Cadillac Escalade IQ: This week's best photos

2024 Aston Martin DB12, 2025 Cadillac Escalade IQ: This week’s best photos

This week Aston Martin revealed the successor to the DB11 in the form of a new Grand Tourer dubbed the DB12. The automaker has done its homework, because the DB12 shines in all areas where the DB11 was lacking, providing power, presence and some much-needed cabin technology.

2025 Cadillac Escalade IQ spy shots – Photo credit: Baldov

Cadillac has been seen testing a prototype of its electric Escalade set to debut later this year and confirmed this week as the Escalade IQ. The prototype reveals that the electric Escalade will not simply be a version of the current gas-powered model, but a sleeker, more dynamic offering.

Spy shots of the 2024 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT - Image credit: Baldov

Spy shots of the 2024 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT – Image credit: Baldov

And our latest spy reveal is the redesigned Mercedes-Benz AMG GT. The new sports car is closely related to the redesigned SL launched for 2022, and as a result it won’t have a convertible option this time around.

2024 Audi Q8 E-Tron

2024 Audi Q8 E-Tron

One of the cars we tested this week was the 2024 Audi Q8 E-Tron. This is the updated version of the E-Tron electric SUV, and it has much more range than before.

2023 Lucid Air Touring

2023 Lucid Air Touring

We also tested the 2023 Lucid Air in the Touring class. It’s the current entry-level option in the Air lineup (the more affordable Pure grade is still in the making), but it still delivers 620 horsepower.

2024 BMW i5

2024 BMW i5

BMW has revealed a redesigned 2024 5-Series sedan, with the eighth-generation model offering for the first time an i5 electric option. The new 5 Series is also larger than the previous generation, and features an all-digital dashboard that supports video games.

BMW also revealed the Z4-based Shooting Brake concept during this past weekend’s 2023 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este in Italy. The concept is one of a kind and was built, according to BMW, to celebrate the timeless magic of automobiles.

2024 Ford Mustang RTR Spec 2

2024 Ford Mustang RTR Spec 2

Finally, RTR Vehicles has revealed its first take on the 2024 Ford Mustang. The company’s new Spec 2 upgrade includes a host of modifications focused on aerodynamics and chassis, and will be available when the seventh-generation Mustang hits dealerships this summer.