Report: Hyundai mulling new small CUV under Tucson
juillet 17, 2013 – 12:45 | Commentaires fermés
Report: Hyundai mulling new small CUV under Tucson

Filed under: Budget, Crossover, Hyundai

Hyundai maintains it can barely build enough of its core models to satisfy North American consumers, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t keen to expand its offerings to capture developing segments …

Quick Spin: 2013 Mercedes A45 AMG 4Matic [w/video]
juillet 17, 2013 – 12:15 | Commentaires fermés
Quick Spin: 2013 Mercedes A45 AMG 4Matic [w/video]

Filed under: Performance, Europe, Videos, Hatchback, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury, Quick Spins

United States customers desiring one of the new smaller AMG models from Mercedes-Benz will really enjoy their 2014 CLA45. It’s swift, authoritative, more alive in your …

Cars.com Reviews the 2013 Mazda MX-5 Miata
juillet 17, 2013 – 12:00 | Commentaires fermés

The Mazda MX-5 Miata is like an eternal bachelor who didn’t change much after college; he’s satisfied with his uncomplicated lifestyle and forever up for a good time. The roadster’s 2013 version is fun for …

Report: Euro car sales plummet to two-decade low
juillet 17, 2013 – 11:46 | Commentaires fermés
Report: Euro car sales plummet to two-decade low

Filed under: Car Buying, Europe, UK

Just three months ago, as of April, the story was that the European car market registered its first gain in 19 months, consumer confidence was up « higher than average » and …

Does Your Car Inspire a Wave?
juillet 17, 2013 – 11:21 | Commentaires fermés
Does Your Car Inspire a Wave?

I’ve had a lot of cars. You’ll know this if you bought my book, in which I detail most of the wonderful cars I’ve owned, and also my 2001 Toyota Prius. For those of you …

Official: Limited-edition VW Beetle GSR priced from $29,995*
juillet 17, 2013 – 10:56 | Commentaires fermés
Official: Limited-edition VW Beetle GSR priced from $29,995*

Filed under: Car Buying, Performance, Hatchback, Volkswagen

Volkswagen has announced that pricing of its limited-edition 2014 Beetle GSR will start from $29,995, *not including $820 for destination. This throwback to the original 1970s « Yellow Black Racer » …

Interstate 76: Pre-GTA V Awesomeness!
juillet 17, 2013 – 10:30 | Commentaires fermés
Interstate 76: Pre-GTA V Awesomeness!

Before the Grand Theft Auto franchise became the biggest name in video game history, there was Interstate 76. It combined vehicular warfare, soul stomping music and characters with names like The Groove Champion and Taurus …

Bring back a BOF 5-seater or I’ll buy a Saab
juillet 17, 2013 – 10:24 | Commentaires fermés
Bring back a BOF 5-seater or I’ll buy a Saab

I have a problem. I own a 2002 GMC Envoy. No, my ownership of a GMT360 SUV isn’t the problem although it is probably enough to get me committed to a mental institution. At 140,000 …

Spy Shots: McLaren P1 XP2R caught doing hot laps
juillet 17, 2013 – 10:10 | Commentaires fermés
Spy Shots: McLaren P1 XP2R caught doing hot laps

Filed under: Spy Photos, Performance, Racing, McLaren

Color us befuddled. This is a McLaren P1, circling the Nürburgring. Not too out of the ordinary, right? Well, direct your attention to the very last photo in our …

Report: So far in 2013, EVs beating plug-in hybrids in sales
juillet 17, 2013 – 9:48 | Commentaires fermés
Report: So far in 2013, EVs beating plug-in hybrids in sales

Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Green Culture, Manufacturing/Plants

During the past two years, plug-in hybrid and extended range electric vehicles like the Toyota Prius Plug-In and Chevy Volt were beating battery electric vehicles like the Nissan Leaf and …

Video: Intrepid farmer plows fire line in hay field
juillet 17, 2013 – 9:45 | Commentaires fermés
Video: Intrepid farmer plows fire line in hay field

Filed under: Etc., Videos

Colorado is in the grips of its nearly annual summer wildfires. The fast-moving fires are fed by dry conditions and high winds, and have resulted in desperate attempts on the part of …

First Drive: 2014 Audi RS7 [w/video]
juillet 17, 2013 – 9:15 | Commentaires fermés
First Drive: 2014 Audi RS7 [w/video]

Filed under: Performance, Hatchback, Audi, First Drives, Luxury
Stunning Sportback Gets The Performance To Match

Saying the 2014 Audi RS7 Sportback is not as good as the not-for-North-America Audi RS6 Avant we recently tested is a bit …