2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country
From The Car Connection: 2016 Volvo S60 Review Already appealing for its good looks and outstanding safety ratings, the 2016 Volvo S60 grows in interesting ways with the long-wheelbase Inscription and Cross Country soft off-roader.
A burgeoning number of small crossover utility vehicles is giving buyers more options than every before. Two of the most popular smaller SUVs are likely to be the Honda HR-V and the Jeep Renegade. The HR-V is a smaller sibling to the immensely popular CR-V compact crossover, while the Renegade slots in below both the Liberty and Cherokee SUVs in the Jeep lineup.
We've spent so much time talking about security holes in autonomous cars' telematics systems that we'd nearly forgotten about the myriad other ways to mess with them. As Mashable points out, though, you don't need fancy-pants coding skills from some online university to wreck a self-driving vehicle. All you really need is a laser pointer.
New Volkswagen Tiguan
Volkswagen has unveiled its all-new, second-generation Tiguan ahead of the compact crossover’s official debut tomorrow at the 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show. This is the version that will be sold in most markets, but the one headed Stateside, most likely in 2017, is expected to differ slightly.
Though we’ve already had a taste of the performance of the all-new, sixth-generation Camaro during our brief drive of a prototype, we now know exactly what it can muster as Chevrolet has confirmed key performance specs for the car.
A redesigned Buick LaCrosse isn’t due out until next year but an undisguised version has already been spotted. The photo, and others like it, reveals an evolutionary look for the new large sedan.
LAPD BMW i3
Only a handful of models are typically used as police cars, usually big sedans and SUVs from the Detroit Three carmakers. But the Los Angeles Police Department is getting creative with some new additions to its fleet.
Certain Japanese carmakers are among the most ardent proponents of hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles, and the Japanese government plans to use the 2020 Tokyo Olympics to promote hydrogen technology in a wide variety of applications.
Let's call this one a good news, bad news, good news story. On Friday, September 11, the California Senate approved SB 350, the Clean Energy and Reduction Act--by far the most far-reaching climate change legislation enacted in the U.S.