The 2022 BMW X3 M40i is dumb but too focused

The era where mid-range luxury SUVs can tangle with American muscle cars has arrived. Take, for example, the $58,795 BMW X3 M40i, which sits between the X3 xDrive30i and the X3 M. It’s powered by a 382-hp turbocharged inline-six that propels this SUV to 60 mph in 4.1 seconds. As impressive as that standalone number … Read more

Weekly Race Recap (4.18.22) – Sportscar365

Photo: SRO Balfe and Paddock take the first victories of the season Balfe Motorsport and Paddock Motorsport have claimed the first wins of the season in the Smart Money British GT Championship after a pair of action-packed races on Easter Monday at Oulton Park. Adam Carroll held off a hard-charging Jules Gounon to take the … Read more

Indiana basketball recruiting: Malik Reneau chooses Hoosiers

BLOOMINGTON — IU returned to the sizable talent pool of one of the nation’s premier prep programs for a fourth commitment in the Class of 2022 on Monday. Malik Reneau, a top-30 power forward and Montverde Academy teammate of Indiana signee Jalen Hood-Schifino, announced his commitment to Indiana via social media. He becomes the Hoosiers’ … Read more

High car prices will stay high in 2022

Looking for a new car? Have you thought about waiting until 2023? All this and more in The morning shift for April 18, 2022. 1st gear: car manufacturers can get away with it Automakers spend years — decades – desperately trying to keep prices low to stay competitive in the market. But if…every car manufacturer … Read more

Brother of bombing victim Martin Richard runs Boston Marathon

Henry Richard, who lost his younger brother in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, finished the race Monday with a heartbreak at home on Boylston Street. He was 10 when his brother, Martin Richard, 8, was killed in the attack. Martin would have turned 18 in June. Their younger sister, Jane, lost her left leg in … Read more

Electric vehicles are too expensive

Picture: Toyota Reading Elizabeth Blackstock Publish the other day contemplating whether or not Toyota’s marketing plan for its first electric vehicle, the bZ4X, would work – something popped into my head. I realized that automakers don’t seem to want EVs in the hands of the masses – and it all has to do with cost, … Read more

Square Enix President Still Says NFTs Are the Future of Gaming

Picture: Square Enix / Kotaku Remember in January when Square Enix President Yosuke Matsuda posted that terrible letter announcing a future where video games would feature NFT and blockchain technology? Well, even though many gamers and developers criticized the letter, Matsuda isn’t backing down. And in a new interview, he went on to explain how … Read more

Lawrence Brothers First and Third in Atlanta…

Shortly after, Chase Sexton riding a CRF450R finished a solid third in the main division despite a time-robbing crash. Both Lawrence brothers enjoyed strong starts and had their CRF250Rs running near the front on lap one. Jett then lost his front end after a whoop section and went down, remounting in 15th. Hunter chased leader … Read more