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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 Holden Spark LT v Suzuki Ignis GLX comparison

The market’s smallest vehicles aren’t selling quite as well as they used to, but you can’t attribute this decline to any lack of quality on

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

Mazda MX-5 RF v Subaru BRZ comparison

Power up front, drive to the back, a stick-shift in the middle – it’s how nature intended sports cars to be. And these two purist

Holden Astra RS-V v Volkswagen Golf 110TSI comparison

The Volkswagen Golf has been a massive sales success for Volkswagen Australia. While Dieselgate had the potential to dampen spirits and kill sales, the Golf

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

2017 Subaru Outback review

THE GOOD: Standard all-wheel drive and good ground clearance make the 2017 Subaru Outback more capable than the typical crossover SUV, and its EyeSight system adds

2017 Dodge Durango R/T Review: No SRT required for this V8-powered SUV

PROS Looks the part of a sporty SUV V8 engine offers respectable thrust Pricing is affordable for its class Unibody design stands out from truck-based

10 Cars With the Most NHTSA Safety Complaints Since 2005

Sometimes, car news gets all too predictable. When Consumer Reports comes out with the list of its most reliable cars, you know you’re going to see

10 Reasons Minivans Are Cooler Than Crossovers and SUVs

You read that title correctly; we’re here to say minivans aren’t the mobile penalty boxes they’ve been made out to be. With all due respect

2017 Kia Niro is the Kind of Hybrid We Can All Agree On

In high school, I went to a small, local technical school for automotive sciences and technology. Classes were in a garage adjacent to the main

5 SUVs You Can Still Actually Take Off-Road

SUVs might have taken over the sales charts, but over the past two decades they’ve evolved to the point where only a few models have

BMW’s Life-Saving System That We Can’t Get in the US – First Drive Review

We recently drove a 2016 BMW X5 in mid-coastal California, as perfect a spot to drive one as there is anywhere on earth. Well into

Toyota GT86 (2017) review: Coupe a load of that

It’s -15C. Yep, minus fifteen degrees centigrade. And we’re stood staring at the brand new Toyota GT86 – which positively radiates its warm blood red

15 Risky Vehicles Automakers Gambled On

There’s a big difference between a sporting concept car and an automobile set to see production. Innovative real-world cars and trucks take years of product development and

The Lexus NX300h Is for Aspiring Suburban Royalty

Let’s face it, building a car for enthusiasts is easy. Every day, around the clock, small but vocal groups of car-crazed maniacs broadcast exactly what they want

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

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

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

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

Lexus RX vs. Toyota Highlander: Buy This, Not That

In its 16 years on the market, the Toyota Highlander has been a stylish if inoffensive people mover. For the past quarter century now, Toyota

Holden Astra v Renault Megane v Subaru Impreza – Small hatchback comparison

The small car market is one of the busiest segments of the Australian automotive landscape, both in terms of sales and for new product – and

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

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