Best Car to Buy 2017, Mercedes S650, VW/Audi criminal charges : What's New @ The Car Connection

November 14, 2016

Each year, The Car Connection's editors drive hundreds of vehicles, over thousands of miles, to rate and rank every new car.

Each year we drive hundreds of new vehicles to bring you in-depth reviews. We also tell you which vehicle is the best overall buy, along with the best in each segment.

Buying a car can give anyone heartburn. Between all the add-ons and upgrades, the fees and taxes, the fine-print of financing, and the iffy opinion that many consumers have of auto salespeople, it's a far more complicated experience than, say, buying a book or a smartphone.

Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet teased ahead of 2016 Los Angeles auto show

Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet teased ahead of 2016 Los Angeles auto show

Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet teased ahead of LA auto show

The next model from the Mercedes-Maybach sub-brand has been confirmed as an ultra-luxurious version of the S-Class Cabriolet.

Each year, Motor Authority drives the quickest, fastest, and most luxurious vehicles on the planet to tell you which are the best.

On November 6, German media first reported that certain automatic transmissions used in gasoline- and diesel-powered Audi cars had software that could determine whether the car was being tested by regulators and then switch to a more economical shift program in order to reduce carbon dioxide emissions.

Volkswagen TDI diesel vehicles owned by Phil Grate and family, Seattle, Washington

Volkswagen TDI diesel vehicles owned by Phil Grate and family, Seattle, Washington

The Volkswagen 2.0-liter diesel settlement was approved in late October, but the company's troubles are far from over.

The current-generation Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid may acquire a new identity for the Chinese market.

Each year, Green Car Reports chooses a new car, or a family of cars, as the best green car introduced in that model year.

 
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