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November 10, 2016

2016 Ford Fiesta vs. 2016 Hyundai Accent: Compare Cars

Ford's Fiesta and Hyundai's Accent both fall into the subcompact category, which has often included first cars for new drivers or purchased as an extra car by drivers who simply want basic transportation--usually for no more than one person.

2016 Honda Pilot long-term road test: is the safety tech worth it?

It was 10 months ago that we took delivery of our long-term pearl white 2016 Honda Pilot Touring AWD. In that time we've covered nearly 13,000 miles. You might say we're getting to know it rather intimately.

Android Auto now works in any car--and it's free

So far, automakers have done a pretty terrible job of designing infotainment systems. Those systems are so bad, they're causing quality scores to plummet and inspiring unpleasant lawsuits.

2018 Volkswagen Golf

2018 Volkswagen Golf

From Motor Authority:

2018 Volkswagen Golf debuts with more power, tech

Volkswagen’s taking its humble Golf down the high-tech road by introducing some advanced features not normally found in the compact class. The features are part of a mid-cycle update for the seventh-generation Golf and will be available during 2017.

Porsche Panamera base, Executive models set for LA auto show

Porsche is expanding its Panamera range less than six months after the covers came off the second-generation model. At the upcoming 2016 Los Angeles auto show, the German sports car marque will introduce a base Panamera model as well as a long-wheelbase Executive option.

This is what the first Hyperloop might be like

Hyperloop One, one of two leading firms attempting to develop a working Hyperloop high-speed transport system first proposed by Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk in 2013, has provided a look at what traveling by Hyperloop might be like.

LeEco LeSee concept, 2016 Beijing Auto Show

LeEco LeSee concept, 2016 Beijing Auto Show

From Green Car Reports:

Faraday Future backer LeEco is running out of cash, CEO admits

Faraday Future plans to put an electric car into production within two years at a brand-new factory with a stated price tag of $1 billion. So far, this ambitious plan has had the backing of Chinese billionaire Jia Yueting, and his LeEco tech empire.

How China's horrific air quality magically turns cleaner: cotton

China is known for having some of the most polluted air in the world. But officials in one Chinese city found a way to at least make that air appear cleaner, for a while.

Are you driving a car, a crossover, an SUV, or a truck? Do you care?

Are you driving a car or a truck? The answer may be harder to determine than you think. U.S. safety and emissions regulations generally split cars and trucks into two categories, but the line between those two vehicle types has become blurred in recent years.

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