2017 Honda CR-V, BMW 530e, carbon emissions: What's New @ The Car Connection

October 14, 2016

Promising as big a leap forward as the last Civic redesign was over its predecessor, the 2017 Honda CR-V that goes on sale soon appears to be a vast upgrade over its rather dowdy—but hugely popular—predecessor.

Jeep continues to be one of the fastest-growing new car brands in the United States, capitalizing on low fuel prices and continued demand for SUV and crossover type vehicles.

 
Our cars have changed a lot over the past hundred years, but some things have remained stubbornly consistent.


Coinciding with the reveal of its new 5-Series on Wednesday, BMW announced a plug-in hybrid model to be called the 530e iPerformance.

Is Audi about to end its participation in the World Endurance Championship?

Our friend Jason Fenske from Engineering Explained recently attended a Red Bull Global Rallycross race, and, of course, he found a way to explain things using an equation.

Honda wind farm in Brazil

Honda wind farm in Brazil

From Green Car Reports:

Carbon emissions from U.S. power generation fall to 25-year low

While automakers work to meet stricter carbon-emissions standards, another sector of the U.S. economy has already made notable progress in reducing ts emissions.

The Audi R8 e-tron—an all-electric version of the German automaker's R8 supercar—is no more.

Three long-range electric cars at affordable prices will move the industry forward over the next year or two.

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