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Mazda Recalls CX-5, Ford Races F-150 Raptor, Toyota Drops Scion: What’s New @ The Car Connection
Mazda Recalls CX-5, Ford Races F-150 Raptor, Toyota Drops Scion: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2014-2016 Mazda CX-5 Recalled For Fuel Leak: 264,000 Vehicles Affected Mazda is issuing a recall and stop-sale for 2014, 2015, and 2016 models of the Mazda CX-5 crossover. Documents filed with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration explain that a part on some of...Read More»

McLaren P1 GTR
2016 Chrysler 200, DeLorean Comeback, McLaren P1 GTR: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Chrysler 200 Review The Chrysler 200 made its debut last year, and is a dramatic improvement over the former model of the same name (and yes, the Sebring nameplate, too). For 2016, these stylish mid-size sedans return for their second model year with just a few feature...Read More»

Number 2 Tequila Patrón ESM Ligier-Honda JSP2 prototype at 2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona
2016 VW Jetta, 2017 Hyundai Elantra, Rolex 24 At Daytona: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Volkswagen Jetta Review The 2016 Volkswagen Jetta is the best-selling VW in the States. It's a four-door sedan only these days, its five-door wagon having joined the Golf lineup. The Jetta still has fine handling and safety in its corner, but it's beginning to look...Read More»

Elebreia concept, 2016 Qatar Motor Show
2016 Nissan Frontier, 2017 Smart ForTwo, Qatar’s First Supercar: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Nissan Frontier Review Mid-size trucks are in a full revival this year--the Toyota Tacoma is new, and the GMC Canyon and Chevy Colorado are just a year old. The Nissan Frontier? It's still hanging in there, awaiting an upcoming redesign, but mostly carried over from...Read More»

2016 Alfa Romeo 4C
2016 Buick Cascada, 2016 Cadillac CT6, Alfa Romeo Delays: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Buick Cascada First Drive Video It’s been 25 years since Buick last had a convertible in its lineup. You’ve probably forgotten the Reatta, right? It's okay. The Reatta was a set-up, anyway. It was supposed to be Buick's halo car--in-dash CRTs and "Reatta...Read More»

2017 Porsche 718 Boxster S
F-150 Vs. Silverado, 2017 Smart ForTwo, 2017 Porsche 718 Boxster: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2017 Smart ForTwo Cabrio Review Following closely on a full redesign this past year, the 2017 Smart Fortwo Cabrio arrives to bring a little more open-air enjoyment to the lineup. The Fortwo Cabriolet isn’t the only model that had been carried over in the previous body...Read More»

2016 Cadillac CT6
Takata Recall Grows, Pilot Vs. XC90, 2016 Cadillac CT6 Driven: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Takata Recall Grows By 5 Million Vehicles Following First Ford Fatality For a while it seemed as if the long, drawn-out Takata airbag recall might be coming to an end. The complicated patchwork of driver-side and passenger-side airbag replacements, further segmented by...Read More»

2015 Ferrari FF  -  Quick Drive, February 2015
2017 Chrysler Pacifica, Volt Vs. Leaf, Ferrari FF M: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2017 Chrysler Pacifica: A ‘Paradigm Shift’ For Minivans, As Dodge Preps Crossover The debut of the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica marks a lot more than a name change and a new, sixth-generation version of Chrysler’s minivans. Chevy Volt Vs. Nissan Leaf: Compare...Read More»

2017 Honda Clarity Fuel Cell
Volt Vs. Prius, 2016 Nissan Rogue, 2017 Honda Clarity: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Chevrolet Volt Vs. Toyota Prius: Compare Cars Going green has never been easier. Some of the most fuel-efficient vehicles on the road are brand-new this year, and by our ratings, they're scoring better than ever in their lifetimes. 2016 Nissan Rogue Review The Nissan Rogue...Read More»

2017 Audi R8
Young Driving Less, 2016 Toyota Corolla, 2017 Audi R8: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Study: Folks Under 55 Are Increasingly Less Likely To Drive It may be a cliche, but it's one that's been confirmed by study after study: younger Americans just aren't that interested in driving. 2016 Toyota Corolla Review The 2016 Toyota Corolla is this year's version of...Read More»

Audi e-tron Quattro concept, 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show
2016 Honda HR-V, VW Dieselgate Update, Audi Q6 e-tron: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Honda HR-V Review Get ready for a pint-sized invasion. This is shaping up to be the Year of the Small Crossover SUV, with new entries from Mazda, Fiat, Chevy, Jeep--and Honda, in the form of the 2016 HR-V. Volkswagen Dieselgate Update: Shareholders Sue, South Korea...Read More»

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV - 2016 Consumer Electronics Show
2017 Chevy Bolt EV, Jeep Wrangler Pickup, BMW Z4 Replacement: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV Review The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV is the first mass-market electric car to offer a range of 200 miles or more, a distance so far only provided by the Tesla Model S, at $70,000 and up. It's a hatchback that packs the passenger volume of a mid-size car...Read More»

Teaser for 'Fast 8' - Image via Vin Diesel's Instagram
FCA Sales Lawsuit, GM Pre-Owned Website, ‘Fast 8’ Movie: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Fiat Chrysler Asked Dealers To Fudge Sales Figures, Lawsuit Says: FCA Responds Earlier this week, two Fiat Chrysler dealerships filed a lawsuit accusing FCA of asking them to falsify sales figures, giving the media and investors an inflated sense of the company's growth...Read More»

Production-Intent Ford GT, 2016 Detroit Auto Show
2016 Mercedes GLE, Tech In Cars, Ford GT Race Mode: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class Review The GLE-Class is a completely new nameplate this year—and while the sleek new GLE Coupe is an entirely new form for Mercedes-Benz, the model line itself isn’t all-new. The luxury automaker is in the midst of a comprehensive...Read More»

Production-Intent Ford GT, 2016 Detroit Auto Show
VW Dieselgate, 2016 Buick Envision, 2017 Ford GT: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Volkswagen Dieselgate Fixes Slammed By CARB & EPA For "Gaps" & Lack Of Detail: What Now? Wolfsburg, we have a problem. Yesterday, we told you about a couple of plans that Volkswagen may have been considering to fix roughly 567,000 U.S. diesels and bring them in line...Read More»

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT
2017 Volvo S90, VW Buyback, Jeep Grand Cherokee Hellcat: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2017 Volvo S90 Preview Video Volvo is prepping for big change. The XC90 crossover SUV is its first all-new vehicle in a decade--and there are more cars and crossovers to come. Next up: a brand-new S90 luxury sedan with lots of the XC90's goodness inside. Volkswagen Mulls...Read More»

2018 Lexus LC
2017 Lincoln Continental, 2017 Infiniti Q60, 2018 Lexus LC: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2017 Lincoln Continental Preview The 2017 Lincoln Continental sedan revives a legendary name that hasn't been used since 2002. In its latest iteration, though, the Continental resumes the flagship role it occupied before it was downsized in the 1990s. 2017 Infiniti Q60...Read More»

2017 Lincoln Continental leaked - Image via Ford Inside News
Uber & Lyft, 2016 Ford Focus, 2017 Lincoln Continental: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: What Will Uber & Lyft Drivers Do In The Era Of Autonomous Cars? When Uber and Lyft debuted, analysts praised the opportunities they offered. Anyone with a car and a smartphone could earn extra cash or even make a living, on their own schedule. 2016 Ford Focus Review The...Read More»

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV - 2016 Consumer Electronics Show
2017 Chevy Cruze Hatch, 2017 Chevy Bolt EV, 2017 Hyundai Ioniq: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Infiniti QX70 Review Formerly called the FX, the Infiniti QX70 makes some deliberate sacrifices to be one of the most driver-focused crossovers available. The 2016 Infiniti QX70 isn't a trail-ready or rugged crossover by any stretch of the imagination, and it's not...Read More»

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