Civic Vs. Corolla, Toy Tesla Model S, 2016 BMW M2: What’s New @ The Car Connection

February 17, 2016

From The Car Connection:

Honda Civic Vs. Toyota Corolla: Compare Cars

The Toyota Corolla and Honda Civic are two of the best-selling compact sedans in the U.S., and each has been with us for more than 40 years now. The 2016 Civic is an all-new and much more stylish model this year, while the 2016 Corolla is in its third model year of the current generation.

Tesla Model S By Radio Flyer: No Driver's License Required

Over the past decade, we've seen study after study showing that younger consumers just aren't that interested in vehicle ownership. But those studies never included the Tesla Model S for kids, designed by Radio Flyer.

What Does 'Mobility' Even Mean, And How Will It Affect Tomorrow's Cars?

Everywhere you turn, people in the automotive industry are talking about "mobility" -- or more often, "the future of mobility". That sounds awfully fancy and sophisticated, but what the heck does it mean?

2016 BMW M2 - First Drive

2016 BMW M2 - First Drive

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From Motor Authority:

2016 BMW M2 First Drive

The 2016 BMW M2 is, at long last, the M car that doesn’t try to please everyone—and will, because of that, end up pleasing far more driving enthusiasts in ways that matter.

2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR Revealed, Priced From $126,945

Jaguar’s F-Type was already one of the most compelling sports cars on the market thanks to a combination of stunning good looks, one of the best-sounding V-8s in production, plus a tasteful, well-built cabin. Now the British brand has thrown supercar performance into the mix, albeit without the usual supercar price tag.

2017 Aston Martin DB11 Leaked Again

Aston Martin’s long-awaited replacement for the DB9 grand tourer, the 2017 DB11, is set for its world debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show on March 1. However, photos of the car have leaked online and reveal many of its details.

Ssangyong SIV-2 Concept for Geneva Motor Show

Ssangyong SIV-2 Concept for Geneva Motor Show

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From Green Car Reports:

Ssangyong To Introduce New Hybrid System, SUV At Geneva

Ssangyong is unknown to most Americans as a vehicle brand; yet at least a couple of this Korean automaker's new compact crossover models—the Tivoli, and a second upcoming model previewed in a Geneva Motor Show concept teased this week—could potentially land right in the sweet spot for U.S. market growth.

How Tesla Techs Service Model S Electric Cars: Software Screens Revealed

Tesla handles pretty much every step of the sales and service process differently. In addition to that, it’s also conceived its Model S and Model X vehicles with a different approach to firmware, software, and updates—allowing periodic “over the air” upgrades to the entire vehicle’s control software.

Illegal VW Diesel Emissions: Tallying Public Health Damage

It's clear that the Volkswagen TDI diesel cars equipped with illegal "defeat device" software have contributed to a significant amount of extra air pollution. Some of the affected models were found to emit up to 35 times the legal levels of nitrogen oxides.

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