October 31, 2020
Nissan Z Proto rocks a twin-turbo V6, manual transmission and retro design

Nissan Z Proto revealed, Toyota Supra 2.0 driven and more: Roadshow’s week in review


We saw this bad boy this week.


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It’s Saturday already, and that means we get to bring you another week in review, Roadshow readers. If you missed any of the good stuff, we’ve compiled the best of the best in one neat and tidy package. And it was a big week for sports cars here, in particular. I mean, we got to see the new Nissan Z in prototype form and drove the Toyota Supra 2.0.

Scroll down below to see everything you may have missed from Sept. 13-19.

Top reviews

Reviews Editor Craig Cole really liked the 2020 Toyota Supra 2.0, but he thinks it’s missing something. That something might be a little bit of soul.

Click here to read our 2020 Toyota Supra 2.0 review.

Managing Editor Steven Ewing slipped into the 2020 Porsche Macan GTS this week and came up with a new meaning for the “GTS” acronym: “Get This Spec.” The Macan GTS is a good one, and perhaps the best Macan to take home.

Click here to read our 2020 Porsche Macan GTS review.

The 2020 Subaru Legacy might look vanilla, but Reviews Editor Jon Wong found a lot to like inside its midsize-sedan package. Nice to drive, comfortable ride and a bountiful amount of tech — if you can get past the sleepy looks, the Legacy feels like a winner.

Click here to read our 2020 Subaru Legacy review.

Top news

  • The Nissan Z Proto is here: The automaker finally showed us the Z Proto, which is a thinly veiled preview of the production car coming next year. With a twin-turbo V6 and a manual transmission, Nissan has our attention.
  • Hyundai Tucson looks futuristic and super good: The Korean automaker revealed its next-generation SUV and it stays true to its futuristic concept. We dig it a lot.
  • Hummer EV debuts next month: On October 20, GMC will finally show us its rebooted Hummer. This time it’ll be an electric pickup truck and boast “Crab Mode.”
  • Aston Martin’s sweet gaming rig: We want one. This $74,000 racing simulation rig boasts a real carbon fiber monocoque and looks killer. But, yeah, it’s $74,000.
  • Ford teases its electric pickup: Ford showed off the first teaser for its all-electric F-150 and it looks like it will be a very futuristic machine.
  • SEC digs into Nikola: The SEC announced it’s investigating hydrogen-electric truck startup Nikola following the bombshell Hindenburg report accusing it of being an “intricate fraud.”

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