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Six Reasons Why The Fiat 500e Electric Car Beats The Abarth

Six Reasons Why The Fiat 500e Electric Car Beats The Abarth

The Fiat 500e is a rare sight in most parts of the U.S., and as a 'compliance car,' only offered in California and Oregon and aimed to satisfy the framework of fuel-efficiency rules, it's not a viable option for many American small-car shoppers. That's a shame, as it ranks as one of the most...

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2014 GMC Sierra First Drive, Santa Barbara

GMC Sierra Vs. Ram 1500: Compare Trucks

Full-size pickup trucks draw some of the most loyal vehicle shoppers of all. But now that the perennially popular GMC Sierra and Ram 1500 have both recently been refreshed... read more September 9, 2014 by 


 
2014 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid  -  Driven, August 2014

2014 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid: Quick Drive

Heavy, family sized three-row crossover vehicles like the 2014 Infiniti QX60 probably don’t come to mind as particularly fuel-efficient picks—even when they have... read more September 9, 2014 by 


 
2005 Dodge Grand Caravan

2007 Dodge Grand Caravan Investigated For Stalling

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched an investigation of the 2007 Dodge Grand Caravan (similar to the 2005 model pictured above). According to an... read more September 9, 2014 by 


 
2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport

Land Rover Discovery Sport Wants To Send You (And Three Friends) Into Space

Today, many of us will be glued to our laptops and smartphones, eagerly awaiting details about Apple's newest slew of must-have devices. But after that burst of excitement... read more September 9, 2014 by 


 
2017 Jaguar XE

2017 Jaguar XE, 2015 Nissan GT-R, Cadillac Autonomous Car: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2015 Nissan GT-R Review The Nissan GT-R ranks as one of the world's top-performing production cars, with a seemingly brutish character that hides a... read more September 9, 2014 by 


 
A 2015 Cadillac CTS, equipped with V2V technology

Cadillac Brings Semi-Autonomous Driving To GM Lineup In 2016

A year ago, Toyota announced plans to sell autonomous cars -- or at least semi-autonomous cars -- by the mid-2010s. Tesla expects to launch similar models around the same... read more September 8, 2014 by 


 
Elon Musk Shows Akio Toyoda 2011 Tesla Roadster Sport 2.5

Tesla & Toyota Getting Back Together?

For several years, Tesla Motors and Toyota had a thing going on. The affair started in 2010, when the two automakers began collaborating on the Toyota RAV4 EV. Last May... read more September 8, 2014 by 


 
2015 Lexus RC F

Record Fuel Economy, Lower Blood Alcohol, 2015 Lexus RC F: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2015 Buick Verano Review The Buick Verano was a timely addition to GM's premium-brand lineup. Audi and Mercedes-Benz were cued up to deliver their... read more September 8, 2014 by 


 
Average fuel-economy rating of purchased new vehicles (via UMTRI)

New Vehicle Fuel Economy Hits 25.8 MPG In August, Another All-Time High

In October 2007, when the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute began tracking the fuel economy of new vehicles sold in the U.S., it stood at 20.1 mpg. As... read more September 5, 2014 by 


 
U.S. Navy drunk driving deterrence display

NTSB Pushes To Lower Blood Alcohol Limits For Drivers To 0.05, Restaurant Industry Freaks Out

Traffic fatalities have been on the decline for several decades, but despite such improvements, alcohol has remained a contributing factor in roughly one-third of roadway... read more September 5, 2014 by 


 
2015 Lexus RC F

2015 Toyota RAV4, 2015 Lexus RC F, Tesla Gigafactory In Nevada: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2015 Toyota RAV4 Review Since its introduction in the '90s, the Toyota RAV4 has grown up from a small-sized bit player in a nascent market to a large... read more September 5, 2014 by 


 
2015 Toyota Highlander

Toyota To Begin Roll Out Of Advanced Safety Systems To All Models In 2015

In the auto world, it's common to see advanced safety devices, infotainment gadgets, and other high-tech tools appear on luxury cars before hitting their mass-market cousins... read more September 4, 2014 by 


 
Vegas snow

Tesla Picks Nevada For (Its First) Gigafactory: Announcement Expected Today

For weeks, rumors have circulated about Tesla's new lithium-ion battery "gigafactory" and where it'll be located. According to Bloomberg, all that gossip could come to an end... read more September 4, 2014 by 


 
2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata live photos

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata, 2016 Audi A6, 2015 Honda Crosstour: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2015 Honda Crosstour Arrives Tomorrow, Priced From $27,530 The Honda Crosstour's debut in September 2009 wasn't very auspicious. Then called the... read more September 4, 2014 by 


 
2015 Honda Crosstour

2015 Honda Crosstour Arrives Tomorrow, Priced From $27,530

The Honda Crosstour's debut in September 2009 wasn't very auspicious. Then called the Honda Accord Crosstour, critics assailed the new model's ungainliness, with far too much... read more September 3, 2014 by 


 


 
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