2022 Audi E-Tron GT, 2020 New York Auto Show, Valentine One Gen2: The Week In Reverse

The 2022 Audi E-Tron GT was spied; the 2020 New York Auto Show was postponed; Valentine Research announced the Valentine One Gen2. It’s the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.

Our spy photographer spotted the 2022 Audi E-Tron GT was spied undergoing cold-weather testing in production form. The low-slung sedan stays true to the Audi E-Tron GT concept’s design with bulging fender flares, a fast roofline, and short overhangs. Changes for production appear limited to the door handles. Expect the production E-Tron GT to debut later in 2020 or early in 2021.

We drove the 2019 Saleen S302 and it brought back memories of carefree college days. Based on a Mustang GT, the S302 offers performance upgrades over a car with the GT Performance Package, Active Valve Performance Exhaust, and MagneRide suspension. In white, the car has a 1980s vibe, but the performance is purely modern. 


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How to Reduce the Risk of the Coronavirus in Your Vehicle

How Coronaviruses Can Spread in Vehicles

The problem with cars is that their interiors normally contain many different kinds of surfaces, from leather and metal to rubber and plastic. The virus can spread while sharing airspace with an infected person, the surfaces the person touched, or even the airspace after an infected passenger has left. Numerous studies are being conducted, but some of the early reports suggest that the virus can persist in the air for up to three hours and for two to three days on stainless steel and plastic surfaces. Another study on a related coronavirus that causes SARS found that the virus can survive on “inanimate surfaces like metal, glass or plastic for up to nine days.”

Have the Right Tools

While there isn’t yet a vaccine for COVID-19 in people, the good news is that it is possible to disinfect and kill the virus on external

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2020 Subaru WRX STI S209 Market Watch

Even when parked amongst mid-engined exotica like the Ferrari F8 Tributo, Lamborghini Huracan Evo, and the all-new C8 Corvette, the Subaru WRX STI S209 caused quite a stir among participating judges. After all, this was our first crack at an honest-to-goodness S-Line Subaru outside of Japan, and considering they only imported a namesake 209 units, this may be our last time to sample what happens when Subaru Tecnica International (STI) really rolls up its sleeves.

For the many Subie enthusiasts in the States, the debut of the S209 at the 2019 Detroit auto show was a watershed moment. While Japan enjoyed the S-Line cars and the rest of the world had access to a thick roster of other special edition WRX and WRX STI models over the decades, we’ve made-do with a handful of special paint packages until the Type RA arrived in 2018.

For those die-hards, it was worth

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