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2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid review

THE GOOD: Tweaks to the electrified side of the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid’s powertrain yield 1-2 additional mpg across the board. The sedan’s cabin sees a

2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid review

THE GOOD: The Malibu hybrid beats the Ford Fusion, Hyundai Sonata and Toyota Camry hybrids with better efficiency and cleaner looks. THE BAD: That battery takes up

2016 – 2017 Suzuki GSX-S1000 / GSX-S1000F Review

Suzuki  launched a legacy when it introduced the world to the GSX-R 750 back in 1985, and the factory has added to that family tree with

2015 – 2017 Yamaha Star V Star 250 Review

If you’re a carburetor fan, you’re still in luck for a 250 cc commuter bike with the 2017 V Star 250. Introduced in 2008, the V Star

Cabasse Stream 1 review

PROS Chic, versatile design Powerful sound with weighty bass Refined presentation with good subtlety and detail Excellent smartphone app CONS No AirPlay No optical in

2017 Zero Motorcycles S / SR Review

Riding the tailwinds of waxing public interest and expanding infrastructure, Zero Motorcycles The Cause with new improvements and adjustments to its street-centric “S” and “SR” models.

2018 Porsche 718 Boxster GTS Review

First introduced in 1996 as the company’s entry-levelsports car, the Porsche Boxster is now in its third generation, which was launched in 2012. Redesigned to

2017 HONDA CR-V FIRST DRIVE

Honda’s brawny people-mover gets beefier but it also gets a smoother ride for its latest iteration. Honda is in the midst of a product renaissance.

10 Great Cars People Are Avoiding for Some Strange Reason

Some car segments hit the skids in 2016, and it’s easy to see why. There were hybrids that fought cheap gas and lost. On other

2017 Cadillac CT6 Premium Review: Let’s Call It a Comeback

Cadillac’s reinvention from has-been to vital luxury brand has been one of the biggest automotive stories of the past decade. But it’s a story that’s

2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid review

THE GOOD: The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid’s powertrain offers good midrange torque and respectable fuel economy. The plug-in model adds 27 miles of electric range to

Mazda 2 Genki v Skoda Fabia Monte Carlo comparison

Light car sales may be down an alarming 16 per cent this year, but they’re still big business. Here we pitch two of the better

Cadillac CT6 Plug-in Hybrid vs. Cadillac ELR: What’s the Difference?

In the not-so-distant past, Cadillac released a plug-in hybrid coupe named ELR to ostensibly compete with Tesla. It did not have an all-electric drivetrain, four

2016 Bentley Continental GT review

THE GOOD: Luxury coachwork and a powerful yet economical V-8 engine make the 2016 Bentley Continental GT V8 S a choice car for long drives. The

Mercedes-Maybach Cabriolet: The Impossible Dream Priced at $323K

The motto of Mercedes-Benz is “The best or nothing.” Factor in the explosive performance of its AMG models and you get “the best and probably

2017 Ridgeline Review: Honda’s Suburban Multi-Tool Gets a Do-Over

Honda’s decision to resurrect its multipurpose pickup after a three-year hiatus may be one of the smartest things it’s done lately — outside of finally

2018 Suzuki GSX250R Katana First Look Review : Announced For US

Suzuki Motor of America announced it will bring the new GSX250Rsportbike to the U.S. as a 2018 model. First introduced in China last month before

2017 BMW 3 Series review

THE GOOD: With its plug-in hybrid drivetrain, the 2017 BMW 330e achieves far better fuel economy than a standard 3-series. The navigation system communicates with the

2017 Kawasaki Z650 First Ride Review

Here’s a number to consider: 382. Kawasaki says that’s the percentage the naked motorcycle market has increased since 2011. For comparison, the sportbike market has

2017 Benelli TnT 300 Review : An pint-sized Italian streetfighter via China

Hmmm… the Benelli 300’s VIN plate says Made in China, but if it said Italy you could just as easily believe it: Check the nice

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid vs. Toyota Prius: 3 Key Differences

There have been many surprises about hybrids and electric vehicles in 2016. From the Chevy Bolt EV’s 238 miles of range to the 133 MPGe

10 Trucks and SUVs That Get the Worst Fuel Economy

“Fill it up?” If you drive a truck or SUV, you’ll hear those words a lot, but there have been some improvements in recent years.

2016 Benelli TnT 300 Review

Hmmm… the Benelli 300’s VIN plate says Made in China, but if it said Italy you could just as easily believe it: Check the nice

2017 Nissan Sentra NISMO First Drive: A modest performance proposal

It seems like only a month or so ago that I was behind the wheel of the new 2017 Nissan Sentra SR Turbo, the first

2017 Honda Civic Hatchback First Drive

Launching a hatchback in a country traditionally skeptical about the 5-door might seem an unenviable challenge, but Honda sees the 2017 Civic Hatchback as an

2017 CHRYSLER PACIFICA HYBRID FIRST DRIVE

When Chrysler re-invented the minivan back in 1984, they hit on a formula that answered the needs of families – an affordable vehicle that could

Jaguar I-PACE Concept previews Model X rivaling EV for 2018

Concept cars are usually flights of design fancy, but nobody at Jaguar got the memo about being wildly impractical when designing the new I-PACE Concept

2016 Subaru WRX STI review

THE GOOD: With an all-wheel drive system and 305 horsepower, you can have fun almost anywhere in the Subaru WRX STI. The old-school hydraulic power steering

2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR Review: Jaguar Still Has Its Wild Side

Jaguar wants to pretend it’s staying serious, if only for a moment. Except the bright-blue, 575-horsepower two-passenger sports car we’re driving suggests the British luxury

Review: Do Robots Dream of the Lexus GS 350?

I was driving a Lexus through a rustling wind. This is a car assembled in a work area that’s completely free of human presence. Not