From The Car Connection: 2017 Audi Q7 Review The 2017 Audi Q7 gets a rakish new sport-wagon look, a finely detailed, tech-savvy interior, and serious chassis advancements underneath—including a dramatic weight loss, available rear-wheel steering, and a plug-in hybrid version.
2017 Chevrolet Trax Review After just a couple years on the market, the subcompact Chevrolet Trax gets a midcycle update for the 2017 model year, with revised styling, an updated interior, and new safety features. Chevrolet's smallest crossover, and a platform-mate to the Buick Encore, the Trax is based on the Chevrolet Sonic's architecture.
Crossover SUVs come in many sizes, and shoppers don't always compare vehicles with exactly the same attributes. So we weren't too surprised when research showed two of the most-often-compared crossovers on The Car Connection are the Kia Sorento and the Honda CR-V.
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Tomorrow is the opening day of the 2016 Chicago Auto Show and one of the cars we’ll see unveiled is a new Chevrolet Camaro 1LE. The all-new, sixth-generation Camaro is already an impressive set of wheels straight out of the box.
The third and final bodystyle for Honda’s 10th-generation Civic range, the Civic Hatchback, will be previewed in prototype form at next month’s 2016 Geneva Motor Show. The prototype will showcase the exterior design of the five-door hatchback that will go on sale in Europe in early 2017.
Dutch sports car brand Spyker, which only last summer had exited a restructuring process and partnered with American electric aircraft startup Volta Volare, will unveil a new car at next month’s 2016 Geneva Motor Show. The new car is called the C8 Preliator and all we have right now is this teaser shot.
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Battery-electric cars produce no direct carbon emissions from driving, but those are not the only potential source of emissions related to these vehicles. The lifetime carbon emissions of electric cars seem to be the question that launches a thousand studies.
The entire auto industry was startled when Fiat Chrysler said two weeks ago it would end production of its Dodge Dart compact car and its Chrysler 200 mid-size sedan. The company intends to use the plant capacity freed up to build more light trucks, meaning its popular crossover utilities and pickup trucks.
The airline industry is responsible for an estimated 2 percent of global carbon emissions, but so far no government has enacted emissions standards for aircraft similar to those in place for cars and trucks in many countries and regions.