Powertrain

2017 Volvo V60 Polestar First Drive: Feeling Blue

It’s a Volvo renaissance right now but, though the XC90 and S90 may be flying off dealers’ lots with their high-tech cabins and minimalistic style,

The 2017 Chevy Volt Is the Hybrid That Will Finally Win You Over

You’re looking at one of the most important models in GM history. When the Volt concept debuted at the 2007 Detroit Auto Show, it was

2018 Audi Sport RS 3 first drive: a 4-door, 174 mph speed-demon

For nearly twenty years, Audi Sport was known as quattro GmBH, but with cars like the 2018 RS 3 the performance division is embracing its

Is the Rogue the Heavyweight Contender Nissan Says it is?

“Standing in the Palatial Ruby Red corner, weighing in at 3,627 pounds and shouldering an armada of practicality, efficiency, and style is the Nissaaaaaaaannnnnn… Rogue!

The 10 Fastest Cars From Lexus

Having already broken into the American auto market by the 1980s, Toyota found itself itself in a peculiar position. It was the Reagan era, Japan’s largest

Why Buy an Audi When You Can Have a Volvo S90?

picked up the Mussel Blue Metallic 2017 Volvo S90 T6 AWD Inscription at JFK airport on a cold, blustery night in January. If the name

2017 Mercedes-AMG GT Concept Review

It’s been known for quite some time now that Mercedes-AMG had its eye on releasing a four-door performance saloon that would compete against the popular

2017 Alpina B7 Review: A BMW M7 by any other name

PROS Incredible performance Handles like a much smaller sports sedan Superlative luxury Lashings of technology and gadgets Rarity on the road CONS Price is high,

2017 Mazda CX-5 First Drive: Obsession pays off

Mazda finds itself in a tricky spot. The CX-5 is due for a refresh; however, it’s also the best-selling car in the company’s US line-up.

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Touring L Plus Review : Kid Tested, Parent Approved

For many Americans, the ever growing checklist of bank account-draining expenses means that they need to be more selective about what they buy and why. House with

Is the Subaru Outback 3.6R The World’s Best Daily Driver?

If there were one station wagon success story worth telling, it would likely be that of the Subaru Outback. While wagon versions of the Taurus, Caprice, Camry,

Diamonds Are Forever: 10 Reasons Why the Toyota C-HR Rocks

Sean Connery would have been able to outrun a lot more cops if he had been driving something a little more agile in the risque

2017 Ram 2500 And 3500 Heavy Duty Night Package Review

Ram has introduced its latest “custom” truck appearance package, and this time, it’s the Ram Heavy Duty trucks getting some love. The new special edition

2017 Fiat Fullback Cross Review

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is launching a special editionversion of its new-for-2016 Fiat Fullback pickup. Now entering its second year in production, this mid-size,body-on-frame pickup arrives

11 Most Badass RVs You Can Buy Today

Driving cross-country in a multi-million dollar RV is an experience few Americans will ever get to enjoy. While many may fawn over massive machines like the unstoppable Zetros 6×6,

Just Shut Up and Drive the Mazda Miata Grand Touring

It’s been 27 years. Over 1 million sold worldwide. They’re a fixture at racetracks and autocross courses across the country every single weekend. They’ve had

The Electric Vehicles America Needed but Never Got

While electric vehicles are gaining momentum in the U.S., there’s still a long way to go. In December 2016, the segment’s peak month to date,

The 2017 Volvo XC90, or How the Swedes Got Their Sexy Back

If you’re of a certain age (or have listened to enough Woody Allen jokes), then you know “Swedish film” is a loaded term. Back when

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid: Honda’s Great Green Leap Forward

Currently, a few factors are working to transform the auto market faster than ever before. The most notable is the growing acceptance of hybrids. No

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV : Who Should and Shouldn’t Buy This Car

Our first drive of the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV confirmed many of our best suspicions. Rumors of its excellent economy and legitimate range were true,

4 Rings Flying : 15 of the Fastest Audis Ever Produced

Audi can trace its roots back to the early 20th century. In the 1930s, it joined with three other German automakers to form Auto Union,

Chevrolet Bolt EV: 10 Things We Learned Driving the First Everyman EV

The race for the first affordable, long-range electric vehicle is over. General Motors is the winner, and the product is the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV,

2017 Cadillac Escalade Platinum review

THE GOOD: The 2017 Cadillac Escalade’s powerful V8 powertrain boasts excellent torque and smoothness, but also makes liberal use of cylinder deactivation to save fuel. The

2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback a Capable Crossover Alternative

As popular and practical as they are, the thought of owning a crossover will never appeal to certain people. Be it qualms with ownership costs, performance,

How You Can Buy a Classic Car That Is ‘Brand New’

What could be better than daily driving a classic car? Climbing in behind that perfectly thin steering wheel, hearing the carbureted engine rumble to life, then

Chevrolet Cruze Hatch vs. Chevrolet Equinox: Buy This, Not That

Pop quiz: Do you know what the best-selling Chevrolet in the world is? Did you guess the SS? Nice try. It’s the Cruze. How about

Infiniti’s Old Guard: How the QX70 is an Exercise in Delayed Gratification

Most people don’t know this, but a top-secret team of engineers and designers founded Infiniti in the 1980s, looking for ways to improve customer service.

10 Reasons Why You Are Going to Want the 2018 Ford Expedition

For today’s families, it’s crucial to have a vehicle that’s just as active as they are. Ford has heard the calls for even more versatile SUVs from active millennial families.

10 Things You Need to Know About the 2018 Ford Mustang

2015 was a big year for Ford. It launched two all-new versions of its icons, the F-150 and the Mustang. The F-150 shed over 700

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class vs. CLA-Class: Buy This, Not That

You know what Americans love? Animal memes? Arguing politics on Facebook? Bacon? No — well, actually yes — but, crossovers too! Americans love crossovers. So