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Carlos Lago

Carlos Lago

Manager, Feature Content

Carlos Lago has worked in the automotive industry since 2008. Along with an extensive background in performance testing and evaluation, he has produced hundreds of car-related articles and videos. Carlos is a manager, feature content, at Edmunds and has also contributed to MotorTrend and the Associated Press. Carlos holds a BNI-certified world land speed record in the Production H/PS class, and his personal car is a 1972 Chevrolet C10 that's powered by a 350-cubic-inch V8.

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Car News

Does the 480-hp Ford Mustang Mach 1 even stand a chance against the 760-hp Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 in a drag race? We test them both to find out.

By Carlos Lago

Ford Mustang Drag Race: Shelby GT500 vs. Mustang Mach 1

Car News

We get behind the wheel of the updated Volkswagen Tiguan and sample the new technology features and improved powertrain. This compact SUV is unique for offering two- or three-row configurations. We explain what you should know about both.

By Carlos Lago

Two Rows or Three? Updated Tiguan Sports Fresh Styling and New Tech

Car News

Our long-term Tesla Model Y Performance may have won a lot of drag races, but it's losing this time. And by a lot. Just how much quicker is a Tesla Model S Plaid in 0-60 mph and to the quarter mile? Click to find out.

By Carlos Lago

Tesla vs. Tesla: Model S Plaid Races Model Y Performance

Car News

The Tesla Model S Plaid is the quickest new car you can buy. But is it fast enough to beat two superbikes in a drag race? We gathered a Suzuki Hayabusa, Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R and a pro drag racer Chis Moore to find out.

By Carlos Lago

Tesla vs. Superbikes: Model S Plaid Takes on Hayabusa and ZX-14R

Car News

The 480-horsepower Ford Mustang Mach 1 offers more tire and grip than the 2021 BMW M4 Competition. Can the Mustang beat the M4 in a drag race? We test both to find out.

By Carlos Lago

Drag Race: 2021 BMW M4 vs. 2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1

Car News

Toyota's small, affordable sports car returns with a new name. The 2022 Toyota GR 86 is more powerful than its predecessor, but don't expect a complete overhaul. Check out our First Drive to learn about what it's like behind the wheel of this inexpensive sports car.

By Carlos Lago

The 2022 Toyota GR 86 Delivers the Sports Car Goods at an Affordable Price

Car News

Cadillac's V performance line returns in earnest with the 2022 Cadillac CT4-V Blackwing, a small sport sedan with a 472-horsepower V6.

By Carlos Lago

The 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing Has Arrived. Make Way.

Car News

Cadillac's V performance line returns in earnest with the 2022 Cadillac CT4-V Blackwing, a small sport sedan with a 472-horsepower V6.

By Carlos Lago

472-HP 2022 Cadillac CT4-V Blackwing Is a High-Tech Alternative to the BMW M3, Mercedes C 63

TESTED: BMW M4 vs. Ford Shelby GT500

Jul 30, 2021 4:00 PM GMT+0000

Car News

Believe it or not, the 2021 BMW M4 Competition starts out at about the same cost as a 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. So for approximately $75,000, you need to decide between the M4 and the GT500: the self-labeled Ultimate Driving Machine or the ultimate Mustang.

By Carlos Lago

TESTED: BMW M4 vs. Ford Shelby GT500

Car News

The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is an electric pickup truck with up to 300 miles of range and a starting price around $41,000. Edmunds explains what you should know.

By Carlos Lago

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Is an Electric Truck With 563 Horsepower, Can Power Your House