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2020 Honda Clarity Review

There are two versions of the 2020 Honda Clarity, but there’s really only one that’s relevant for most drivers: the Clarity Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV). It’s

Volvo S90 and V90 freshens up with mild-hybrid power

Updated S90 sedan and V90 wagon to get cosmetic tweaks, extra tech and 48-volt mild hybrid tech Volvo’s range-topping S90 sedan and V90 wagon have been upgraded

SPY PICS: Next 2020 Porsche 911 Turbo S blows its cover

Performance flagship based on latest 911 caught almost camo-free, set to get upwards of 450kW Pictures of an almost completely undisguised 2020 Porsche 911 Turbo

Next-gen Volkswagen Golf R to miss out on hybrid power

Next year’s all-new Volkswagen Golf R is shaping up to be fastest VW hatch ever, but it will go without an electrified powertrain An advanced

Lamborghini Sián Is an 819-hp Hybrid Supercar For 2020

Lamborghini’s adaptation of hybrid technology will be premiered in the Sián at the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show. The Sián will still be the traditional V12-powered

Porsche’s Taycan is almost here – this is why I’m excited

It feels like the Porsche Taycan has been a long time coming. Four years after the German automaker revealed its Mission E concept, the first

2020 BMW 745e xDrive Plug-In Hybrid Struggles as a Green Machine

While more powerful than its predecessor, the hybrid 7-series remains a luxury statement first. Plug-in hybrids, by their nature, exist in an awkward limbo between

Roav DashCam Duo review: Excellent video plus GPS, but no life after 12-volt

A front/interior dash cam suitable for the professional driver, though the supercapacitor only lasts long enough to save recordings The $130 Roav Dash Can Duo

Bolt vs. Volt: Chevrolet’s electrified models explained

Bolt, Volt. Chevrolet’s two electrified models sound a lot alike, but they’re completely different cars. The Bolt is an all-electric car, meaning it does not

Audi S8 retains V8

Flagship Audi sedan keeps V8 turbo power, gains 48V mild-hybrid boost The flagship of the Audi family has a new flagship of its own in

The 2019 Chevrolet Sonic Hatchback Is Still Good but Not a Great Value

Chevy’s solid little hatchback isn’t the cheapest subcompact, but it is the only contender made in the U.S.A. Assembled just 41 miles as the crow

2019 Chevrolet Volt review

If you’re scratching your head while looking at pictures of the 2019 Chevrolet Volt thinking, man, that looks an awful lot like last year’s car, you aren’t going

2019 Audi A8 L review

Audi is a brand that defines luxury through technology and engineering, so we expect the Ingolstadt set to bring its absolute A-game with its freshly

2019 Chevrolet Volt LT first drive review

In the realm of traditional automakers, Chevrolet has really asserted itself as the prime candidate to take the fight to trendsetters and smaller companies with

Papago GoSafe S810 dash cam review: It nails video, but lacks a battery and integrated GPS

For travel and most incidents, this dual-channel, front/rear setup is great. But no battery means no video if the 12-volt is interrupted The Papago GoSafe

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE adds third-row, 48v suspension and gesture tech

There’s a new luxury SUV on the scene, and the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE is counting on a magic carpet ride, more flexible cabin, and upgraded

2018 Kia Niro Hybrid Review

Crossovers, SUVs, CUVs or whatever you want to call them will continue to dominate showrooms. You can’t blame automakers, the drivers of this country love

Used Audi A5 Sportback vs Chevrolet Volt vs Range Rover Evoque Comparison

The Audi A5 Sportback, Chevrolet Volt and Range Rover Evoque all offer something a little different, but which one makes the better used car buy?

2017 KTM Freeride E-XC Review

KTM is bringing its electric enduro to the States. This fun little ride has been entertaining European riders for a few years now with its

2018 Yamaha YZ450F First Ride Review

Yamaha tantalized the American dirtbike press with the unveiling of its all-new, electric-start, WiFi-equipped 2018 Yamaha YZ450F about a month ago, and we haven’t stopped

2017 Harley-Davidson Freewheeler Review

American riders have had a love affair with the Harley trike ever since the original Servi-Car hit the streets all the way back in 1932,

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV Review: Electric all-rounder

All it took was one road trip and I was a Bolt EV convert. Chevrolet’s all-electric car may not be the automaker’s first attempt at

2016 Victory Cross Country Review

In direct competition with Harley-Davidson and other Made-in-the-USA brands in the traditional American style of a heavier motorcycle, Victory continues to reap a share of the market.

ROOST SMART SMOKE ALARM REVIEW

The Roost Smart Battery is such an ingenious invention: The $35 battery replaces the 9-volt in your smoke alarm, pairs with an app, and lets you

2017 Chevrolet Volt Review: The secret hybrid

My head knows the future of transportation is probably electric, but my stomach can’t quite get past the range anxiety. Pure EV drivers do, over

Maingear Rush Review : Stunning Gaming Showpiece

THE GOOD Jaw-dropping design Powerful graphics and overall performance Highly customizable THE BAD Expensive VERDICT The Maingear Rush Superstock offers a highly customizable desktop with

LG, GM team up to develop Chevrolet Bolt EV

When you hear of tech companies’ involvement with modern, high tech cars, it’s usually limited to a few pieces of technology inside the cabin, more

2016 Chevrolet Volt first drive

Not all electric cars are created equal and, as Chevrolet proved with the first-generation Volt, there’s more than one way to wean drivers off gasoline.

Tesla to bring charging stations to Manhattan’s parking garages

Tesla is planning to address the problem owners of its all-electric Model S in Manhattan have in trying to find a place to charge in

Chevy Volt an electric, smooth and silent operator

With the usual Toronto traffic hell made worse recently by the Pan Am Games and the resulting temporary HOV lanes, and me, finding myself commuting