Month: April 2015

Specs Announced for US-Bound Jaguar XE

Jaguar Land Rover may not command the market presence of a Mercedes-Benz, a BMW or an Audi in the US,…

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Steal This Car — With the Keys in the Ignition!

Do you leave your car keys in the ignition? If so, why? How easy is it to steal a car?…

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Hydrogen Toyota Mirai Hits the Track

Fuel cell vehicles may change the way we drive, offering zero emissions leading to cleaner air. Toyota’s entry will become…

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Recalibrated SUV: 2015 Ford Expedition

For 2015, the Ford Expedition continues with its traditional body-on-frame construction. Several updates, including a turbocharged V-6 engine, give this…

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Make it Five: Volvo V60 T5 AWD Cross Country

Wagons have not sold well in the United States, but that isn’t stopping Swedish automaker Volvo from introducing a variant…

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Will Lincoln Toss Its Current Naming Convention?

The Continental name has served Lincoln well and returns in 2017 in time for the marque’s centennial. Widespread support for…

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2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Pricing and Production Set

Anticipation is growing as Mazda announces both the launch edition and prices for the MX-5 Miata’s trim levels. The first…

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GMC Canyon: Smaller Truck, Big Amenities

The GMC Canyon is nothing less than a brute, a robust midsize pickup truck sold in 4×2 and 4×4 configurations….

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Give Me a Chevrolet “B” as in Bolt

Naming conventions aside, the Chevrolet Bolt brings a more reasonably priced electric vehicle to the market for the 2017 model…

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Natty Sport Coupe: Lexus RC 350

Lexus brings to the world an affordable sport coupe that isn’t a convertible. The RC is derived from three Lexus…

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Price Cut, More Power for the 2016 Cadillac ELR

GM is staying with the Cadillac ELR despite a paucity of sales. For 2016, this exquisite coupe will benefit from…

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New Car Affordability: Toyota Yaris

The smallest model in Toyota’s broad product arsenal is the Yaris, a subcompact three- or five-door hatchback. It competes in…

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Why No One Wants To Hook Up With Fiat Chrysler (FCA)

Rumors of a possible Fiat Chrysler (FCA) alliance with another automaker have been circulating for the past several months. That’s…

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New Car Affordability: Nissan Versa Note

The 2015 Nissan Versa Note, a five-door subcompact hatchback. Someone at Nissan has a sense of humor. Or perhaps they…

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Masterpiece Theater: 2015 Range Rover HSE

A sophisticated sound system, highly supportive command seating and excellent towing capabilities are just a few of the many positive…

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Charlotte Autofair Celebrates 100 Years of Dodge

The marque named for the Dodge Brothers is celebrating its centennial, one of the few American automotive brands that have…

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Product Review: Cyntur JumperPack Mini

Jumper cables come in handy and may be the only way for you to resurrect a dead battery. But what…

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Lincoln-Bentley Squabble Makes for Good Theater

The Lincoln Continental Concept is a rip off of a Bentley sedan or at least that is the contention of…

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Scion is Back With Two New Models to Show For It

Scion never went away. But for many enthusiasts and analysts, the brand’s best days in its too-short history can be…

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Eight is Enough: Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

Even as some manufacturers struggle to field one or two hybrid (gas-electric) vehicles, Toyota continues to expand its offerings. At…

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