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2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider: Top Sports-Car Pick Goes Topless
2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider: Top Sports-Car Pick Goes Topless

The 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider, which makes its debut this week at the Detroit Auto Show, breaks convention with pretty much every other convertible and open-top car on the market, short of far more expensive exotic cars. And that’s a very good thing. The 4C Spider is a completely different...Read More»

Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE concept, 2015 Detroit Auto Show
Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE: VW’s (American) Future Of Crossovers

Ahead of its debut at the Detroit Auto Show this week, Volkswagen has just given us a first look at the future: a future that’s U.S.-built, aimed directly at America, showcasing an all-new design direction, and sized for American wants and needs. It’s called the Cross Coupe GTE, and it...Read More»

2016 Toyota Tacoma
2016 Toyota Tacoma: First Look At Redesigned Mid-Size Truck

Here’s your first look at the 2016 Toyota Tacoma. No, it’s not a radically new look, but it shows that with the full redesign this popular pickup line is getting for 2016, it’s going to even more closely emulate the look of full-size trucks—with a chunkier, more fortified...Read More»

Detroit Auto Show logo
2015 Detroit Auto Show Preview: Trucks, Performance Models Dominate

The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), or the Detroit Auto Show as it’s widely called, isn’t just the first major auto show of 2015; it’s typically the biggest, most newsworthy show of the year for the U.S. market—and arguably for the world. ALSO SEE: Five Most...Read More»

2016 Audi Q7
2016 Audi Q7: First Look

The 2016 Audi Q7 will be unveiled officially at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, and a major crash diet accompanies the second generation of the popular crossover SUV. READ: 2015 Nissan Murano: First Drive The Q7 is one of the first vehicles to ride on a new "MLB Evo" platform penned for the Volkswagen...Read More»

Teaser for Infiniti Q60 concept debuting at 2015 Detroit Auto Show
2016 Infiniti Q60 Teased Ahead Of Detroit Show

Automakers are prepping the new cars they'll introduce at the 2015 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit next month, and Infiniti is teasing its plans for a new Q60 Coupe. The Q60 Coupe is the descendant of the former G37 coupe, which changed names along with the rest of the...Read More»

2016 Mazda CX-3  -  Los Angeles Auto Show Live Photos
2016 Mazda CX-3 Video

A wave of pint-sized crossovers is coming to America next year, and among them is this car, the smallest Mazda crossover yet. The CX-3 is petite, that’s for sure. But it’s not alone in its new niche. It will compete against cars like the new Honda HR-V, Chevy Trax, the Jeep Renegade and...Read More»

Scion iM Concept at 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show
Scion iM Concept Video

Scion was Toyota’s fast-growing brand in the 2000s, but in the past few years it’s gone a little stale. Toyota’s set out to change that at the 2014 Los Angeles show with a new concept car that will lead to two new Scions next year. ALSO SEE: 2015 Ford F-150: Top Full-Size Truck...Read More»

2016 Fiat 500X
2016 Fiat 500X Video

After skipping a couple of decades on the U.S. market, Fiat’s been in rebuilding mode. First came the pint-sized 500 hatchback—and its great electric-car edition—and then the bigger 500L hatchback. Now it’s time for a crossover, of course—and that's now been introduced...Read More»

2015 Chrysler 300 unveiled at 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show
2015 Chrysler 300 Video

The full-size sedan segment has gotten a bit more interesting lately with new players like the fantastic new Hyundai Genesis, stylish Chevrolet Impala, and the handsome new Toyota Avalon. Add the Chrysler 300 to that list—it’s being updated for 2015. ALSO SEE: 2015 Ford F-150: Top...Read More»

2016 Honda HR-V, debut at 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show
2016 Honda HR-V Video

The market for small crossovers is booming, and Honda won’t be left out of it. They’re jumping on the bandwagon with the new HR-V crossover, seen for the first time here at the 2014 LA Auto Show. ALSO SEE: 2015 Ford F-150: Top Full-Size Truck Gas Mileage--Not Counting Diesel The HR-V is...Read More»

2016 Ford Explorer Platinum  -  2014 Los Angeles Auto Show preview
2016 Ford Explorer Video

The Explorer has been a Ford mainstay for more than two decades, and this year, it’s getting a refresh midway through its first stint as a family-oriented crossover vehicle. The first thing you’ll notice about the refreshed Explorer is the updated front end. Ford says rugged is the word...Read More»

2016 Toyota Mirai
L.A. Auto Show Roundup: Smaller Crossovers, Hydrogen Redux

At the Los Angeles Auto Show this past week, the luxury and performance cars that seemed to steal some of the early attention at press previews proved to be a distraction from two real market trends that elbowed their way into the spotlight: Subcompact crossovers are becoming a major market...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Concept, 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show
Chevrolet Colorado Gets ZR2 Concept With Turbodiesel Power: 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show

The Chevrolet Colorado mid-size pickup is new for 2015, and along with its GMC Canyon twin, it's under consideration for the 2015 North American Truck/Utility of the Year award. Now, GM is showing off a new version--an off-road specialist powered by the upcoming turbodiesel engine due in the trucks...Read More»

2016 Ford Explorer
2016 Explorer Platinum Elevates Ford Badge, Takes Aim At Denali

The Ford Explorer, an iconic utility-vehicle nameplate now in its 25th year, and the best-selling three-row SUV in the U.S., gets revamped for 2016. While a more powerful 2.3-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine option and a new look are part of it—and you no longer have to step up to a V-6 to...Read More»

Teaser for 2016 Acura ILX
2014 Los Angeles Auto Show Preview

2016 Acura ILX The compact Acura ILX sedan hasn't been what we'd call a runaway success in its three years on the market. The Civic-based sedan has sold slowly, and last year its hybrid edition was dropped--while the Civic itself was quickly refreshed with a better interior, new features, and...Read More»

Audi TT Sportback concept, 2014 Paris Auto Show
2014 Paris Auto Show Highlights

Audi TT Sportback The Audi TT has been a style icon since it was new—so, how would it look as a sedan? The Audi TT Sportback concept puts a four-seat, five-door spin on the TT coupe—and it just might give Audi something to pitch against the Mercedes CLA or even the BMW 4-Series Gran...Read More»

Jeep Renegade Zi You Xia design concept
Big In China: Jeep Brings Four Concepts To The Beijing Auto Show

Looking to make a splash in the Chinese market, Jeep showed up to the Beijing Auto Show with a quartet of vehicles showing a variety of design concepts inspired by the country’s culture. Aside from the paint jobs and interior designs, these are just production versions of the Renegade...Read More»

2015 Hyundai Sonata, 2014 New York Auto Show
2015 Hyundai Sonata Video: New York Auto Show

The Hyundai Sonata has been a bold move—a bold move that has paid off. Still, it’s time for change after four years. That brings us to this car—the 2015 Hyundai Sonata coming later this year after a world debut at the 2014 New York auto show. ALSO SEE: 2015 Toyota Camry Video: New...Read More»

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