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Polestar 1: Hi-po hybrid coupe revealed – 441kW, 1000Nm hybrid

Volvo’s performance arm has today unveiled what it calls the very first vehicle of its new era of performance electric cars. Polestar says the launch

This is Polestar 1: Volvo’s disruptive performance EV

You expect solid confidence with a little reserve from the Swedes, and yet the freshly-revealed Polestar 1 arrives today with some bold claims. Before you

2017 Ssangyong Rexton review – price, specs and release date

The Ssangyong Rexton large SUV has moved upmarket to challenge rivals such as the Hyundai Santa Fe, Kia Sorento and Land Rover Discovery Sport ***

Best and worst luxury cars 2017

Luxury cars need to be opulent enough to tempt people used to the best of everything and as good to drive as they are to

These Car Companies Are Struggling to Find Customers in 2017

There are several different ways to explain why new auto sales have slumped in 2017. First, consider the full rebound of the U.S. economy in 2016. With

2017 BMW X5 xDrive35d review

THE GOOD: The 2017 BMW X5 diesel makes an impressive 413 pound-feet of torque, cruises at 29 mpg on the highway and can roll up to

Volvo XC60 review: The best-in-class mid-size SUV?

The outgoing Volvo XC60 continued to be the best seller in its class right up until the end of production. Whereas other “new” Volvos — the

2017 Audi Q5 2.0 TDI Sport v Mercedes-Benz GLC 220d comparison

Luxury car makers absolutely love producing mid-sized SUVs based on passenger-car platforms, because aspirational upper-middle class family types are buying them in droves. The newest

Here’s When BMW and Other Automakers Will Abandon Gasoline

Detroit might be churning out trucks and SUVs with reckless abandon, and oil companies are carrying on with business as usual, but the writing is on the

2018 Volvo XC40 revealed

The all-new 2018 Volvo XC40 has been revealed, ahead of an Australian debut confirmed for the second quarter of next year. It’s a badge that

Apple CarPlay FAQ: Everything You Need to Know

After a slow start, Apple’s connected-car application, CarPlay, has finally started appearing in vehicles. Not only is the in-dash software designed to make hands-free calls,

Volkswagen’s electric car assault: 17 new EVs coming soon

Audi, Bentley, Porsche, Seat, Skoda and Volkswagen are planning 50 new electric cars – here are the new models we know are coming soon There

Best and worst large SUVs 2017

The best large SUVs are practical, luxurious and good to drive, with sensible running costs. Here we count down the top 10 – and reveal

Frankfurt motor show 2017 – our star cars revealed

The bi-annual Frankfurt motor show is one of the biggest motoring events around – and that’s because it will give us a first look at

10 of the Most Bizarre Auto Options Ever

Car manufacturers have done a pretty good job over the years to tempt us with car upgrade options that set us back hundreds or even

Flic Smart Button Review

Pros Simple setup Easy navigation Good design Flexible functionality Cons Temperamental functionality Key Features Review Price: £30/$45 Three programmable commands Weather-resistant New functionality added monthly

15 SUVs That Surprisingly Failed the JD Power Dependability Test

When you go shopping for a car, you want to avoid surprises. In the past, we’ve highlighted ways salesmen might bend the truth or downright lie to

2017 BMW 530i vs Mercedes-Benz E300 sedan comparison

While Bill Murray began every Groundhog Day at 6AM back in the early ’90s, the perpetual time warp I’m currently finding myself in starts with

America’s Least Wanted: 25 Cars on Life Support in 2017

U.S. consumers never bought more cars than they did in 2016. Some 17.55 million new cars and trucksfound American buyers throughout the year, beating the all-time record

Mercedes-Benz E220d All Terrain v Volvo V90 Cross Country comparison

If you’re anything like me, you think SUVs are purpose-built to define drivers as kid-ferrying lemmings. Why can’t you have the ability to haul kids,

New BMW 5 Series Touring vs Mercedes E-Class Estate vs Volvo V90 Comparison

Plush estates make great family cars, with the latest to join the club the new BMW 5 Series Touring. But how does it compare to

Best cars for dog owners

Whether you’ve got less than £15,000 to spend or more than £50,000, there’s a new car that’s ideal for you if you own a dog.

These Cars Cost Owners a Fortune to Keep on the Road

So you’ve bought that new car and driven it off the lot. It’s all yours, aside from monthly payment, insurance, and gas, right? Well, not

Premium Sound by Bowers & Wilkins (Volvo S90) review

We’ve managed to escape the confines of our test rooms to get behind the wheel of Volvo’s S90 saloon (and its B&W-designed audio system)… The

These Cars Were So Popular No One Could Buy Them

The great Yankees catcher and king of the malapropism Yogi Berra once said, “Nobody goes there anymore. It’s too crowded.” While you take a moment

20 Cars That Have Gone 1 Million Miles

When a car lasts a long time, you might feel like you hit the jackpot. Monthly payments become a part of history, and insurance dips to the

These Automakers Spend Billions to Bring Performance to American Roads

Automakers are insecure entities: On top of wanting to sell cars, they also want to be revered and beloved. And as companies, such as Toyota,

Most Problematic Car Brands to Avoid, According to J.D. Power & Associates

Every year, J.D. Power & Associates releases its Initial Quality Study, and the 2017 edition proves what car buyers already know. The old adage, “They

10 New Cars That Practically Drive Themselves

Today, a majority of Americans are afraid of autonomous cars. That loss of control is genuinely worrying to most people — and with good cause.

BMW 530e plug-in hybrid preview: The best of both worlds?

The new BMW 5-Series is a car we already know to be talented. In our 5-star review of the upper-spec 530d, we said that, judged