True to its name, the Genesis has been the start of something entirely new at Hyundai. And now with the 2015 Hyundai Genesis, the automaker looks prepared to dive in with even more ambition. This time, with revamped infotainment gear, more refined finishes, and a full suite of active-safety features, the Genesis might just cause those champagne glasses over at Lexus to quake a bit.
2015 Jeep RenegadeEnlarge Photo
The Jeep Renegade is an all-new compact utility vehicle for the 2015 model year. Combining Fiat's expertise with small, fuel-efficient vehicles into Jeep's notoriety for ruggedness and iconic styling, the Renegade will take on compact cars like the Kia Soul, with the added spiff of true off-road capability.
2015 Lincoln MKCEnlarge Photo
The Lincoln MKC is the first real stab at reinventing Lincoln since the MKZ arrived in 2006. Fairly closely related to the Ford Escape, the MKC comes only with turbocharged engines, and has its own sheetmetal and interior, including a pushbutton transmission.
2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class - First U.S. Drive, August 2014Enlarge Photo
The Mercedes-Benz C-Class has been part of the entry-luxury set since the 1990s. Now it's growing a bit, and moving to its new home at the Mercedes plant in Alabama. In the process, it's taking on big change: The 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class isn't just departure from what the C-Class has been, it feels like a clear break with the past--and that's a very good thing.