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2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek: Walkaround Video
2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek: Walkaround Video

One of the most exciting compacts unveiled at the recent 2012 New York Auto Show was the all-new 2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek. The vehicle is essentially the replacement for the Subaru Outback Sport and once again is based on the Impreza platform, albeit the latest 2012 model. It blends versatility...Read More»

2013 GMC Terrain Denali
2013 GMC Terrain Denali Walkthrough: 2012 New York Auto Show

Last month GMC announced the Denali trim level would be coming to the 2013 Terrain along with a new 3.6-liter V-6. Last week at the 2012 New York Auto Show, we took a look at the 2013 GMC Terrain Denali to see what the Denali trim gives you. Starting up front, you notice the chrome mesh grille and...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Impala
2014 Chevrolet Impala: Walkaround Video

Despite being the largest sedan in Chevrolet’s current lineup, the 2012 Impala lacks anything of merit to make it stand out in a crowd. Sure, the 2012 model gets a six-speed automatic transmission (finally), but even that isn’t enough to make a car that was largely ignored by GM over...Read More»

2013 Nissan Altima
2013 Nissan Altima: Walkaround Video

When the final tally was counted for 2011, the Toyota Camry still held on to the title of best-selling passenger car. In a surprising second place? Not the perennial number-two Honda Accord--but instead, in its place, the Nissan Altima. The Altima's been selling exceptionally well in this...Read More»

2013 Subaru Legacy
2013 Subaru Legacy: Walkaround Video

Subaru used this month’s 2012 New York Auto Show to introduce its revamped Legacy sedan, which has been spruced up for the 2013 model year with some minor visual changes and a new and improved boxer four-cylinder engine in the base 2.5i model. The visual changes are barely worth a mention and...Read More»

2013 Ram 1500, 2012 New York Auto Show
2012 New York Auto Show Highlights, Day Two

The second of the two New York Auto Show media days included presentations of radically more fuel-efficient Ram pickups and an all-new Infiniti electric luxury sedan, among many others. And while the lighter schedule of the second day didn't quite bring the overflow of reveals, there were quite a...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Traverse
2013 Chevrolet Traverse Live Photos: 2012 New York Auto Show

Last week, Chevrolet revealed some extensive changes to its full-size Traverse crossover for 2013. But its official debut—and our first look at the vehicle up close—was here at the New York Auto Show. Just as early pictures suggested, there aren't any major changes to the exterior...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Impala
2014 Chevrolet Impala Live Photos: 2012 New York Auto Show

Chevrolet's current Impala feels a bit like an afterthought in GM's passenger-car lineup, but that's soon due to change; the new 2014 Chevrolet Impala unveiled at the New York Auto Show The new sedan is officially the tenth generation of the Impala, although the nameplate has been applied to some...Read More»

2013 Ram 1500, 2012 New York Auto Show
2013 Ram 1500 Live Photos: 2012 New York Auto Show

Especially if the exterior of the refreshed 2013 Ram 1500 (formerly Dodge Ram) is the first thing you see, you might wonder what's new—save for maybe a front-end touch-up and a new grille. But here, first impressions are deceiving. On the inside, the 2013 Ram 1500 gets a much-improved design;...Read More»

2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek, New York Auto Show, April 2012
2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek Live Photos: 2012 New York Auto Show

The Subaru XV Crosstrek made its original debut at last year’s Frankfurt Auto Show. Now it’s landed on these shores, with an official introduction at this week’s New York Auto Show. Built on the Impreza platform, the XV Crosstrek promises to combine go-(almost)-anywhere utility...Read More»

2013 Ram 1500
2013 Ram 1500: Familiar Look, But A Much More Modern Truck

Chrysler has unveiled a radically different 2013 Ram at the 2012 New York Auto Show. But if you were only to go by sheetmetal and exterior styling, you might never know. The 2013 Dodge Ram has a new, stronger and lighter frame underneath, plus a new version of Chrysler's Pentastar V-6, here making...Read More»

2013 Dodge SRT Viper GTS
2012 New York Auto Show Highlights, Day One

It's been a busy first day for most of our editorial crew, who spent the day sprinting between media previews at the New York Auto Show. Among the major U.S. shows, the New York show has a reputation for being a hotbed for luxury-brand and sports-car introductions, as well as the place where some...Read More»

2013 Hyundai Santa Fe
2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Live Photos: 2012 New York Auto Show

Hyundai’s popular Santa Fe crossover is getting to be as stale as a day-old bagel, and its current lines haven’t been graced by the company’s “fluidic sculpture” styling. It’s still a valid choice in a five-passenger crossover, but it’s somewhat overdue for...Read More»

2014 Acura RLX Concept, 2012 New York Auto Show
2014 Acura RLX Concept Previews Upcoming Hybrid Sedan

Acura's current top-of-the-line model, the RL, is growing a bit old--but fear not, Acura fans, for a new flagship sedan is coming: the RLX. Previewed by a concept shown at this year's New York Auto Show, the RLX will offer a completely modern Acura exterior, a very high-tech interior, and, if the...Read More»

2013 Honda Crosstour
2013 Honda Crosstour Concept Live Photos: New York Auto Show

Honda's Crosstour might not have found a place with as many American families and empty nesters as Honda might have hoped, but it's at the very least one of the most adventurous vehicles the automaker has produced in recent years. A couple of years ago Honda detached the Crosstour from the Honda...Read More»

2013 Nissan Altima
2013 Nissan Altima Live Photos: 2012 New York Auto Show

The 2013 Nissan Altima lands in showrooms later this year, preceding a handful of other new Nissans--five in all due in the next 15 months--and landing in the thick of a sales surge that's put it second only to the Toyota Camry among mid-size sedans. Carefully revised but not radically different...Read More»

2013 Lexus ES 300h
2013 Lexus ES 300h Live Photos: 2012 New York Auto Show

Already in the 2013 model year, Lexus is shipping its new GS sedans--the GS 350 we like best as an F Sport, and the GS 450h we're finagling more time in for a future road test. The follow-up act? A pair of ES sedans making their world debut at the 2012 New York auto show, including a first-ever...Read More»

2014 Nissan NV200 Taxi, New York City's Taxi of Tomorrow
2014 Nissan NV200 Makes Debut As New York’s Taxi Of Tomorrow

New York’s iconic yellow cabs are about to get a dramatic makeover. With Ford’s venerable Crown Victoria now officially out of production, Nissan is stepping up to fill the big sedan’s equally big shoes with its NV200 van. That’s right. New York’s current fleet of...Read More»

New York City skyline
2012 New York Auto Show Preview

Less than a week remains before the start of the 2012 New York Auto Show's press days, with a bounty of new cars, crossovers, SUVs, and trucks ready for their global debuts. Most focus on improving gas mileage and onboard technology, while updating their looks--or cutting completely new figures...Read More»

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