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2016 Nissan Titan Video
2016 Nissan Titan Video

Twelve years ago, it was brand-new, and a big challenge to the big American-brand pickups. Today, it's the oldest full-size truck on the U.S. market, and the slowest seller. Will this major redo put the 2016 Nissan Titan on the truck-buying radar of middle America— or will it remain an...Read More»

Jaguar Land Rover 360 Virtual Urban Windscreen transparent pillar technology
Jaguar Land Rover Tests 'Transparent' Pillars & 'Ghost Car' Navigation (Video)

No question about it: modern technology has made cars much safer. Advancements like seatbelts, airbags, and electronic stability control have improved the odds that we'll survive a collision to drive another day and forced fatality rates to all-time lows. ALSO SEE: Why The 2015 Nisan Murano's...Read More»

2015 Kia Sedona
2015 Kia Sedona Video Road Test

If you’re shopping for a minivan, you’re probably looking at one of the four best sellers — the Toyota Sienna, Honda Odyssey, the Chrysler Town & Country, and the Dodge Grand Caravan. This year, Kia hopes you’ll take a look at a fifth new model—the new Sedona. For...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»

2015 Audi A3 Sedan  -  First Drive, March 2014
2015 Audi A3 Video Road Test

The Audi A3 hasn't been a smash hit in the U.S. through the 2013 model year, mainly because until now it's only been available in hatchback form. Now we have a new family of A3s geared more toward American tastes. Does the new A3 lineup have the right stuff, and can it fend off the sexy...Read More»

2015 Acura TLX 3.5
2015 Acura TLX Video Road Test

If you walk into an Acura dealership and look for a TSX or TL sedan, you might be in for a shock. Both of those sedans have been killed off. In their place is the new Acura TLX, a mid-sizer that stacks up against favorites like the Audi A4 and Volvo S60. Is the TLX the car to kickstart...Read More»

2015 Subaru Outback 2.5i, test drive, Catskill Mountains, NY, July 2014
2015 Subaru Outback Video Road Test

Is the Subaru Outback a tough and brawny station wagon or a lean, mean crossover? In the past we might have said wagon, but now the Outback’s changed. The Outback is new this year, but it doesn’t look all that different. The front end is a little more swept back with a somewhat more...Read More»

2015 Hyundai Sonata
2015 Hyundai Sonata Video Road Test

Bold styling paid off with the last Sonata--but now Hyundai’s changing course with a new sedan that’s more practical, more refined, and less daring. Is that enough to keep up its strong challenge to the Camry, Accord, Fusion, and Altima? We've taken an in-depth look at the new Sonata in...Read More»

2015 Ford F-150
2015's Most Important New Cars, Chevy Colorado Pricing, Recall Updates: The Week In Reverse

How critical is the new Ford F-150? Is the Acura TLX a real game changer? Will the Porsche Macan be the big newsmaker of 2015? Each year, a bumper crop of new cars ushers in a new model year--but this year that crop is bigger than usual, including a new Ford Mustang, GM's new compact Colorado and...Read More»

2015 Volvo V60
2015 Volvo V60 Video Road Test

Volvo is known for its wagons, but it hasn’t actually sold a station wagon in the U.S. for a while now—just a lot of crossovers. That all changes with the new V60. Is it the return of the tried and true Volvo wagon, or something quite different? From the exterior you’ll...Read More»

2015 Kia K900
2015 Kia K900 Video Road Test

A few years ago, the idea of a luxury sedan from a Kia was, well, let’s say farfetched. Things have changed, and Kia’s now known for stylish, reliable vehicles that you want to be seen in. But still, an expensive luxury sedan from the Korean brand is a new thing. Can the Kia K900 really...Read More»

2015 Chrysler 200
2015 Chrysler 200 Video Road Test

The Chrysler 200 used to be better known as America’s rental car. Can this brand-new version erase that memory and reset Chrysler’s image in mid-size family sedans? The mid-size segment is full of great cars like the Ford Fusion, Mazda 6, and Nissan Altima. Like them, the Chrysler 200...Read More»

2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI SE
2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI Video Road Test

Since the late Seventies, the VW Golf has been been a benchmark for fun-to-drive hatchbacks. Now there’s a new Golf, and it’s never offered so many choices to so many drivers—from hatch to wagon, diesel to EV, dual-clutches to automatics. Of course, it has some stellar competition...Read More»

2014 Toyota Avalon
2014 Toyota Avalon Video Road Test

The Toyota Avalon has been accused by some of stepping into Buick’s old shoes—catering to the crowd shopping for their final car. But Toyota’s given this latest Avalon some ambition. They're calling it a flagship now. Are interesting looks and advanced tech enough to fend off the...Read More»

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