Automobile reports that Audi is revising the design philosophy of the A7, hoping to make it look more substantial and distinguish it further from its Audi siblings. It will also get a more mainstream rear end.
Toyota is recalling 625,000 Prius models worldwide for faulty hybrid ECU software. The issue affects 109,000 units of the 2012-2014 Prius V in the US. In some cases, it can cause the vehicles to stop functioning while driving.
BMW shows a 2 Series Active Tourer plug-in hybrid prototype at its Innovation Days. The model combines an three-cylinder engine and electrically assisted axle up front, and a battery and electric motor at the rear.