2016 Ford F-150 Limited
Only a week after General Motors announced a series of updates for its Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 for the 2016 model year, Ford has come out with a new range-topping version of its rival F-150.
Nissan’s latest Z car is arguably the best to date. The Z has a front-mid-engined layout, and all are rear-wheel driven. The standard car has a 332-horsepower, 3.7-liter V-6. Drivers get their choice of a six-speed manual transmission with SynchroRev automatic rev-matching or a seven-speed automatic with steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters.
Subaru has issued a recall for more than 32,000 Impreza sedans and station wagons from the 2012 model year. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, some of those vehicles may suffer from an electronic flaw that could disable a portion of the airbag system.
2017 Infiniti Q30
The first photo of Infiniti’s new compact, the Q30, has been released ahead of the official world debut at September’s 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show. The photo gives us our first clear look at the final design for the Q30 and confirms that the vehicle does in fact eschew the normal ride height found on most hatchbacks in favor a taller design.
These are the first spy shots of a prototype for the upcoming Audi Q1. The vehicle is due to be introduced overseas by the end of 2016 but unfortunately there are no plans to sell it in the United States as Audi is intent on holding back on vehicles smaller than its A3 compact in these parts, at least in the near term.
If you're a Porsche fan, you know that the 911 has evolved from its start in 1963 through to the version that we know and love today. You can probably also spout off the various generational names. If you're not up on your 911 love, however, you might think that the car has pretty much remained the same for the last 52 years... at least in terms of its exterior shape.
2015 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel HFE
Almost since the order books first opened, consumer interest in the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel full-size pickup truck has seemed strong. The initial order allocation was filled in just three days.
With its new "Ludicrous" mode, the Tesla Model S P85D can do 0 to 60 mph in 2.8 seconds. But it's not the fastest electric car around, not by a long shot. In 2010, the Venturi Buckeye Bullet 2.5 (VBB-2.5) streamliner set a land-speed record at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah, reaching more than 300 mph.
Nissan appears to have reached a final settlement with plaintiffs in a class-action lawsuit over Nissan Leaf electric-car batteries that now goes back almost three years. The suit was filed in California in 2012 on behalf of all Leaf owners in that state and in Arizona.