|Friday, Jul. 25, 2014
The midsize hybrid sedan segment got a real boost this year with the introduction of the all-new 2014 Accord model, with impressive fuel-economy ratings of 50 mpg city/45 highway/47 combined.
|Friday, Jul. 18, 2014
Because it was either way too hot or way too wet, my recent test of the Volkswagen Eos was completed mostly with the top up. But unlike most convertibles, the Eos is designed as much for top-up motoring as top-down.
|Friday, Jul. 11, 2014
One of my philosophies of driving has long been, “Where the pavement ends, the fun begins.”
|Friday, Jul. 04, 2014
Another fuel-sipping alternative is available to motorists weary of yo-yo pump prices: the gasoline-electric hybrid version of Honda’s popular Civic compact sedan.
|Friday, Jun. 27, 2014
Just last year, the Honda Crosstour got a redesign, including new exterior styling, an upgraded interior, and a more-powerful optional V-6 engine that also comes with a six-speed automatic transmission.
|Friday, Jun. 20, 2014
After a complete redesign a couple of years ago, the sporty but functional Acura RDX compact crossover is back for 2015, with prices starting at $34,895 (plus $895 freight) for the base front-drive model.
|Friday, Jun. 13, 2014
Ford completely redesigned its Escape compact crossover just last year, taking the popular utility vehicle into its next generation with a compelling new exterior look and a much-more-refined interior.
| |Friday, Jun. 06, 2014
Just last year, Hyundai’s Santa Fe midsize crossover entered its third generation, coming this time in two versions: the five-passenger Santa Fe Sport, and a long-wheelbase version, called just the Santa Fe, with seating for up to seven.
|Friday, May. 30, 2014
The redesigned Nissan subcompact hatchback, now called the Versa Note, arrived for 2014, two years after the corresponding Versa sedan model got its remake.
|Friday, May. 23, 2014
Toyota’s flagship sedan, the Avalon, not only got a complete makeover just last year; it also now includes a hybrid version for the first time -- using the same gasoline engine/electric motor combination as the Camry hybrid.