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Seat Leon Cupra review: Simmering rather than on-the-boil hot hatch

Seat launched the first-generation Leon in 1998. Sportier than the VW Golf, and cheaper than the Audi A3 (with which it shared much), it married

5 Mid-Size SUVs under $40,000 to watch out for in 2017

Mid-size SUVs are the ‘next step’ in almost every family’s automotive evolution. With enough room to handle a growing brood – especially when trying to

10 Things You Need to Know About the 2018 Ford F-150

Americans loooove the Ford F-Series. ( … how much do they love it?) Great question! Enough to buy over 820,000 of them in 2016. Believe

Nissan Micra (2017) first drive: Same name, different personality

Nissan’s Micra has been around for decades. Since 1983 in fact, selling over 3.5million in Europe alone during its lifetime. It’s a car everyone has

These Are the 10 Best Engines You Can Get for 2017

We drove many incredible cars in 2016, and 2017 is shaping up to be even better with cars like the Honda Civic Type-R, Mazda Miata RF,

12 Iconic SUVs That Need to Make a Comeback

With the price of gas low and the classic three-box sedan beginning its slow ride into the sunset, SUVs and crossovers are once again king.

Holden Colorado LTZ v Toyota HiLux SR5 comparison

I’m sure that deep inside a fortune cookie somewhere is a pseudo-cryptic message that suggests being first doesn’t immediately equate with being the best. Take

Ford Mustang EcoBoost vs. Mustang V6: Buy This, Not That

If you’re a die-hard Mustang fan, chances are it’s V8 or nothing for you. But of the nearly 10 million Mustangs that have been built

The BMW E30 3 Series : The Ultimate Car for the Everyman

If you’re a gearhead, you can probably pick an ’80s–early ’90s compact BMW out in traffic, and call it by its factory designation: E30. But

The best Amazon Alexa devices : Our pick of an ever-growing range of connected tech using Alexa Voice Service API

If there was a theme of CES 2017 it was Alexa-enabled smart tech. If Alexa hasn’t invaded your home yet, expect her to do so

10 Breathtaking American Cars Highlighting the 2017 Auctions

When you look at the list of most expensive cars ever sold, European models (mostly Ferrari) dominate. American cars have yet to fetch more than

Mazda 2 review: One of the best cars in its class

If you are thinking about buying a supermini then cars like the Ford Fiesta, Vauxhall Corsa, Renault Clio and maybe a Volkswagen Polo or something

10 Hugely Underrated Cars That Are On Sale Now

2017 Cadillac CTS-V Popularity isn’t always a perfect indicator that something is better. In the car world, some of the best-selling sedans, SUVs, and crossovers are easily outclassed by

2018 Ford F-150 adds turbodiesel plus new safety tech and styling

When the best-selling truck gets updated, plenty of people take notice, and so the 2018 Ford F-150 looks set to get attention at the Detroit

Why the Plymouth Barracuda Deserves a Second Chance

Plymouth has been dead since 2001, which means in most parts of the country, there isn’t a trace of the brand left to be seen. It

8 Project Cars Beginners Should Steer Clear of

As cars age and wear, they lose value. Sure, it’s a nightmare for a seller, but for car buyers, the depreciation curve is their best friend

The 2017 Ford Raptor Is a Desert-Dwelling, 3-Ton War Hammer

The Ford Raptor is the kind of truck that should come with its own heavy metal soundtrack and a set of Kevlar-reinforced hiking boots. It’s got

Hyundai’s Self-Driving Ioniq Review : Amazingly Smart, Can Cause Road Rage

Taking a Spin in Hyundai’s Self-Driving Ioniq I’ve been testing a new car, but I never actually drove it. That’s because it drives itself. It’s

Hyundai Sonata vs. Kia Optima: Buy This, Not That

The holidays are now officially over, and all of us at Autos Cheat Sheet hope you had a good one. If you’re lucky, it was

10 Cars a Donald Trump Presidency Might Kill

Campaign promises are a special sort of thing. While most people don’t believe they will come true exactly how candidates state them, they do believe the underlying

2017 Lincoln Continental Review: Luxury From an Alternate Future

Five billion dollars. That’s how much Ford has committed to transforming its moribund Lincoln division into The Lincoln Motor Company. Now, I’ve never run a car

Peugeot 308 GTi review: Five door with added ooh la la

Think GTi and Volkswagen springs to mind, right? But as you’ll know if you’ve read our review of the Peugeot 208 GTi, the French car-maker

The Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk Offers Off-Roading Fit for Royalty

If we were going to sum up the Trailhawk trim of the Jeep Grand Cherokee in a slogan, it would probably sound something like this: “The Grand

10 Electric Cars That Will Shake Up the Market in 2017

The electric vehicle market definitely needs a shakeup in 2017. While models by Tesla and plug-in hybrids by BMW and Porsche have captured the interest

The 5 Most Impressive New Cars I Drove In 2016

I’m fortunate in that I have the opportunity to drive almost every new car that makes it to the market in any given calendar year.

2017 Toyota RAV4 review

THE GOOD: The 2016 Toyota RAV4 SE offers a more dynamic drive character in this normally sterile class. More aggressive looks thanks to the exclusive SE

Ford Trends 2017: Fake News and Disappearing Water Loom Large

The annual Ford trends book details what’s on the horizon for people around the world and hints at potential for changes within the auto industry.

2017 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium Review: Everyone’s SUV

PROS Enormous cargo capacity for a compact SUV Available manual transmission Affordable pricing Improved fuel efficiency for 2017 Standard all-wheel drive CONS Panoramic roof cuts

2017 Volvo V60 Cross Country review

THE GOOD: Comfortable ride, lots of safety tech and all the practicality you’re liable to ever need. THE BAD: Its interior tech leaves an awful lot to

10 Cool Cars to Bring Back the Fun to Their Brands

We always want the things we can’t have, especially when they’re cool old cars. The automotive world is littered with misty memories of flashy flagship