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EPA May Soften 2025 Fuel Economy Standards To Let Americans Keep Their Trucks & SUVs

EPA May Soften 2025 Fuel Economy Standards To Let Americans Keep Their Trucks & SUVs

Four years ago, the Environmental Protection Agency unveiled a plan to boost fuel economy dramatically by the year 2025. Though things aren't progressing as quickly as some had hoped, a few months ago, the EPA insisted that automakers can still achieve a 54.5 mpg fleet-wide fuel economy within ten...

March 18, 2015 by  -
 
OJ Simpson in vintage Hertz ad

Relax, Hertz Doesn't Want to See Everything You're Doing (Or Does It?)

We do stupid things in the car. We eat, we sing, we shout at other people, we pick our noses. We do all that because, despite the fact that we're surrounded by glass, we... read more March 17, 2015 by 


 
2015 Nissan GT-R

The 10 Most Expensive (And Least Expensive) New Cars To Insure

You've finally done it: you've researched, you've asked around, you've test driven, and at long last, you've chosen your next car. It's a great feeling, isn't it? But that... read more March 17, 2015 by 


 
2016 BMW X5 xDrive 40e

Porsche Tesla Rival, Autonomous Audi Q5, BMW X5 Plug-In: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: New Porsche Model May Take On Tesla In the field of electric cars, Volkswagen has lagged behind the competition. Its Audi sub-brand made some headway... read more March 17, 2015 by 


 
Alfonso Albaisa

Five Questions: Infiniti Design Chief On QX30, EVs, And Eau Rouge

Infiniti has some grand plans. It’s taking the brand global, and to do that it’s completely redoing its product line, with a total of nine models expected in the... read more March 16, 2015 by 


 
Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Promises 'To End Range Anxiety' This Thursday -- With A Software Update

Yesterday morning, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk sent out this tantalizing tweet: Tesla press conf at 9am on Thurs. About to end range anxiety ... via OTA software update... read more March 16, 2015 by 


 
Aston Martin Vanquish-based 'Thunderbolt' from Henrik Fisker Design and Galpin Auto Sports

2016 Mazda 6, 2015 Ford Edge, Thunderbolt By Henrik Fisker: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Mazda 6 Review The Mazda 6 is a good counterpoint to the relentlessly functional four-doors pitched to families. It's no Passat or Altima: it's... read more March 16, 2015 by 


 
Porsche 918 Spyder, 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show

New Porsche Model May Take On Tesla

In the field of electric cars, Volkswagen has lagged behind the competition. Its Audi sub-brand made some headway with the e-tron family of vehicles, but the ride has been... read more March 16, 2015 by 


 
2015 Hyundai Elantra

Chevy Cruze Vs. Hyundai Elantra: Compare Cars

Much has changed in the compact-sedan class over the past five years or so. And even though both the Chevy Cruze and Hyundai Elantra are hardly the freshest faces in their... read more March 13, 2015 by 


 
2015 Ford Edge

Nissan Murano Vs. Ford Edge: Compare Cars

If you decide that you want a stylish, roomy mid-size utility vehicle—one that drives like a car—and you don’t need a third row, or any rugged pretense... read more March 13, 2015 by 


 
2015 Ford Edge

Six Points: Twin-Scroll Turbo Tech In The 2015 Ford Edge

The 2015 Ford Edge, for which we posted our first driving impressions this past week, has been fully redesigned to fit right in with Ford’s latest lineup of cars and... read more March 13, 2015 by 


 
2015 Nissan Leaf

March 2015: Your Best New-Car Deals

March madness is here--in the basketball sense, but also in the form of some staggering new-car rebates and incentives. Our sister site CarsDirect has been studying the... read more March 13, 2015 by 


 
2013 Chevrolet Volt

2011-2013 Chevrolet Volt Recalled To Upgrade Software & Ensure It Shuts Off

General Motors has announced a recall of the 2011-2013 Chevrolet Volt. As our colleagues at Green Car Reports note, the recall is intended to upgrade the car's software and... read more March 13, 2015 by 


 
2015 Kia Soul

2014-2015 Kia Soul & Soul EV Recalled To Replace Breakable Accelerator Pedal

Kia is recalling more than 200,000 Soul and Soul EV cars from the 2014 and 2015 model years. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the... read more March 13, 2015 by 


 
2015 Toyota Highlander

Mazda CX-9 Vs. Toyota Highlander: Compare Cars

If you’re shopping for a three-row, seven seat crossover or SUV, you certainly have plenty of choices. And while you're likely to include one of the best-sellers in... read more March 12, 2015 by 


 
2015 Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima Vs. Volkswagen Passat: Compare Cars

Family-sedan shoppers no longer have just a few choices; these days it's not just a Camry-versus-Accord world. Look to the latest Hyundai Sonata, Kia Optima, Ford Fusion... read more March 12, 2015 by 


 


 
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