Month: March 2015

The rear fascia of the 2016 Jaguar XF is exposed in advance of a public reveal across the street from the historic Flatiron Building.
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Christina Hendricks and a Jaguar XF Flatiron Reveal

The New York International Auto Show begins this week. A series of special media reveals will precede the public show,…

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7 Headliners at the 2015 New York Auto Show

The 2015 edition of the New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) begins this week, with the public show running from…

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Godzilla Untamed: 2015 Nissan GT-R

Every once in a while I hit the Mother Lode with my weekly drivers. That bonanza comes chiefly in the…

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This Time, GM Aims to Get the Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid Right

GM’s hybrid participation has included plug-in and mild hybrid models. To date, no strong hybrid model has been developed for…

2016 Jaguar XF
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Jaguar XF Makes London Aerial Debut

Jaguar introduces the 2016 XF sedan in London, just ahead of its official reveal next month in the United States….

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Honda Fit EV Lease Reduced to $199 Month

The EV market is overloaded with models as demand is, at best, tepid. Shoppers looking for a deal may not…

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Cadillac Unveils New Power Dense V-6 Engine

The 2016 Cadillac CT6 ushers in a new era for GM’s preeminent marque, a full-size sedan outfitted with leading-edge technologies….

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On the Road With the Family Toyota Camry

America’s best selling car model holds tight to its lead. A V-6 option adds performance, although it lacks the handling…

0 188  5 Comments on Premium SUV: 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Limited
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Premium SUV: 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Limited

Hyundai has its own three-row utility vehicle for your consideration. The Santa Fe is sold in Sport and standard editions,…

0 304  7 Comments on Out and About With the Toyota Highlander
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Out and About With the Toyota Highlander

Toyota is well represented in the midsize sport utility vehicle segment. Its seven-passenger Highlander is a crossover model, based on…

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Pony Up: Ford Mustang’s Global Appeal Takes Hold

It has taken more than 50 years for the Ford Mustang to go global and that wait may pay off…

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About the 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen

Volkswagen has done some model line shuffling, moving its Jetta SportWagen to its Golf line. A similar size and a…

0 92  0 Comment on 7 Signs That Your Auto Loan is Too Long
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7 Signs That Your Auto Loan is Too Long

The average length of an auto loan is about 67 months. Far longer car loans are available, what effectively tie…

0 99  2 Comments on Subaru Outback: Where Value and Safety Intersect
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Subaru Outback: Where Value and Safety Intersect

The Subaru Outback is not emotive, but it offers an impregnable alternative to the small SUVs on the market. Select…

0 129  7 Comments on New Ford Edge Scores and Soars
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New Ford Edge Scores and Soars

The second generation of the Ford Edge sporty crossover utility vehicle makes a midyear debut, delivering a superior overall package…

0 144  1 Comment on The Idiosyncratic Nissan Sway
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The Idiosyncratic Nissan Sway

Nissan reveals a styling direction that is both inspirational and simple in its Sway concept. Designed with a European audience…

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About the 2015 Chevrolet Trax

The subcompact sport utility vehicle segment is expanding rapidly as new products from Honda, Fiat, Jeep and Mazda enter the…

0 183  4 Comments on Exquisitely Emotive: 2015 Jaguar F-TYPE
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Exquisitely Emotive: 2015 Jaguar F-TYPE

Scottish designer Ian Callum is the name behind the Jaguar F-TYPE, the first true sports car from this iconic British…

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Getting Real: Infiniti QX30 Concept

Infiniti continues apace with its makeover, unveiling a long anticipated compact crossover model at the Geneva Motor Show. Nissan’s premium…

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Fabulously Unfrozen: February 2015 US Auto Sales

The eastern half of the nation has had quite a winter, with record cold, significant snows and paralyzing ice storms…

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Now Hiring: Volkswagen Adding 2,000 New Jobs in Tennessee

Volkswagen is on pace to become the world’s most productive car manufacturer, a goal it should attain this year. Its…

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Lexus Reiteration: 2015 Vehicle Dependability Study Leader

J.D. Power & Associates has once again placed the Lexus brand atop its Vehicle Dependability Study. For 2015 and for…