Articles written by this user:

2018 Ford Edge Preview Well-reviewed and growing in popularity, the Ford Edge midsize crossover continues to score points with critics and owners alike, thanks to its smooth ride, fluid handling, ample cargo space, and over...
read more
2018 Ford Explorer Preview Well into its fifth generation, which debuted in 2011, the Ford Explorer midsize SUV receives some minor updating for 2018, in an effort to keep it going strong until the next generation arrives. Ford...
read more
2018 Ford Transit Connect Preview Versatility and functionality remain the hallmarks of the Ford Transit Connect commercial van for 2018, as it continues to grow in popularity. In addition to being the top-selling commercial van for t...
read more
2018 Mazda CX-3 Preview Now entering its third year, the Mazda CX-3 subcompact crossover vehicle settles into its production run after receiving a slew of awards and accolades following its launch in 2016. Combining sporty p...
read more
2018 Kia Sportage Preview Although it received a fourth-generation full makeover just last year, the Kia Sportage compact crossover SUV remains a work in progress. Kia had high hopes for the revamped 2017 Sportage and anticipa...
read more
2018 Audi A6 Preview Audi makes only a few minor updates to its A6 midsize luxury sedan for 2018, as the next-generation A6 completes road testing in preparation for its unveiling sometime next year. The current A6, now a...
read more
2018 Subaru Outback Preview Unless you've been living on the moon for the past two decades, you probably don't need an introduction to the Subaru Outback. When it debuted worldwide in the mid '90s, the Outback (initially known a...
read more
2018 Chevrolet Camaro Preview The Chevrolet Camaro transforms into a truly extreme machine for 2018 with the all-new ZL1 1LE Extreme Track Performance package, designed to boost the iconic muscle car's track-ready handling and per...
read more
2018 Toyota Avalon Preview In a year when the popular and bestselling Toyota Camry midsize sedan gets a complete and highly anticipated eighth-generation redesign, its upscale full-size companion, the Toyota Avalon luxury sedan...
read more
2018 Subaru Forester Preview Now in its 20th year and nearing the end of its fourth generation, the Subaru Forester compact crossover SUV enters 2018 with a few minor safety updates and a new 2.5i Black Edition package, which spr...
read more
2018 Porsche Panamera Preview Porsche is expanding the Panamera lineup for 2018 with the introduction of a new Sport Turismo variant, the automaker's first sport wagon, and a few additional plug-in hybrid trims. Like the Boxster c...
read more
2018 Nissan 370Z Preview As Nissan's legendary Z car approaches its 50th anniversary in 2019, the automaker is rolling out a Heritage Edition of its current 370Z 2-seater for 2018 to commemorate the event. Introduced to the w...
read more
2018 Toyota Sienna Preview Following an engine upgrade in 2017, the Toyota Sienna receives a new front-end design for 2018, along with a number of updated tech and safety features. Now well into its third generation, which kick...
read more
2018 Acura TLX Preview Just three years after its debut, the Acura TLX midsize luxury sedan receives a mid-generation refresh for 2018 that sharpens its looks, alters its stance and proportions, and improves its tech featur...
read more
2018 Lexus LS 500 Preview Lexus breaks new ground for 2018 with the introduction of its latest flagship sedan, the LS 500. Replacing the LS 460 at the top of the automaker's lineup, the LS 500 carries on the tradition of high-...
read more
2017 Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid Preview Buyers searching for ways to stretch their gasoline dollars will want to take a good look at the 2017 Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid, which combines the best attributes of a gas-powered sedan with the ...
read more
2017 BMW Z4 Preview The current BMW Z4 convertible sports car fades into the rear-view mirror for 2017, as production ceases and a next-generation version prepares to take its place. In fact, the Z4 itself might be leavi...
read more
2017 BMW M5 Preview With an all-new, next-generation BMW M5 expected to debut later in 2017 for the 2018 model year, the current version ends its run as the final vehicles roll off the production line in Germany. Even th...
read more
2018 Audi SQ5 Preview Geared toward driving enthusiasts who don't want to give up their sporty rides for more cargo space and family-oriented practicality, the Audi SQ5 midsize crossover offers the best of both worlds, com...
read more
2017 Rolls-Royce Dawn Preview Since its 2016 debut, the Rolls-Royce Dawn has racked up a wide range of awards—from Best Luxury Car in the 2017 UK Car of the Year Awards to various design awards—and no wonder. Drawing its inspirati...
read more
2017 Lamborghini Huracan Preview The Lamborghini Huracán sports coupe enters its third year of production with a full complement of trims and body styles, highlighted by a new rear-wheel-drive (RWD) Spyder convertible that debuted at...
read more
2017 Bentley Continental GTC Preview The Bentley Continental GTC luxury 2-door convertible idles in neutral for 2017, as it awaits the transition from its second to its third generation. Introduced in 2001 and revised in 2011, the popula...
read more
2017 Aston Martin Vanquish Preview The Aston Martin Vanquish grand tourer (GT) sport coupe announces itself both visually and audibly for 2017, thanks to a new Vanquish S variant boasting an aerodynamics package, extra horsepower, a re...
read more
2017 Volkswagen CC Preview Volkswagen makes only a few minor improvements to its CC luxury sport sedan as it nears the end of its current generation. Launched in 2009 and updated in 2012, the CC should see a full redesign in th...
read more
2018 Tesla Model 3 Preview The Model 3 marks the third major vehicle launched by electric-vehicle (EV) manufacturer Tesla, following the Roadster in 2007 and the Model S in 2011. (The Model X crossover, introduced in 2016, was ...
read more
2017 Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe Preview The Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe reaches its zenith in 2017—literally—with a final, special-edition run named the Phantom Zenith Collection. This year marks the tail end of its seventh generation, and ea...
read more
2017 Kia K900 Preview Now in its third year of production, the Kia K900 full-size luxury sedan represents the automaker's attempt to run with the big dogs. No longer content to put out only compact cars like the popular So...
read more
2017 Mazda MAZDA6 Preview One of the best-looking and most capable midsize family sedans on the market, the 4-door, 5-passenger Mazda6 offers a great value for buyers seeking something a little different. It faces stiff compet...
read more
2017 Lexus IS 350 Preview For 2017, Lexus gives its popular IS 350 luxury sport sedan a mid-generation refresh, with a minor exterior update and interior tech improvements. The 350 is the most powerful model in Lexus’ IS lineu...
read more
2017 Lotus Evora Preview Returning to U.S. showrooms after being sidelined for a year, the updated Lotus Evora 400 sport coupe has improved in many ways, though it still has its drawbacks. Certainly, when it comes to its desi...
read more
2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Preview The ultimate combination of fun, form, and functionality, the Volkswagen Golf SportWagen has proved so popular with buyers since its launch in 2015 that it now outsells the standard Golf hatchback (by...
read more
2017 Volkswagen GTI Preview For 2017, Volkswagen shuffles the Golf GTI's lineup, dropping a 2-door trim and adding a new 4-door trim, while beefing up some of the hatchback's safety features and optional packages. Offering bette...
read more
2017 Volkswagen Golf Preview The Volkswagen Golf's well-received seventh generation debuted in 2014. As the compact hatchback awaits a mid-generation refresh in 2018, it essentially idles for 2017, receiving no new features or up...
read more
2017 Hyundai Sonata Preview In a crowded midsize sedan market segment loaded with high-profile competitors like the Honda Accord, Toyota Camry, and Nissan Altima, the resilient Hyundai Sonata holds its own. Fairly pedestrian-loo...
read more
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class Preview Part of the German automaker's ambitious lineup expansion program that's kicked into high gear over the past decade or so, the fairly new Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class compact SUV enters its third year in p...
read more
2017 Audi S3 Preview When it comes to balancing luxury, performance, and good looks, the Audi S3 compact sports sedan has always managed to find the sweet spot. Owners and reviewers alike praise its nearly perfect blend o...
read more
2017 Audi A3 Preview The compact luxury-oriented Audi A3 sedan and convertible receive a minor exterior facelift for 2017, as well as a number of interior upgrades, including several new optional tech and safety features....
read more
2017 Porsche Cayenne Preview The high-end and well-reviewed Porsche Cayenne midsize SUV rolls into 2017 with a few minor updates but remains essentially unchanged. Currently at the tail end of its second generation, the luxury-or...
read more
2017 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Preview Since its introduction in Europe in 2005, the Mercedes-Benz B-Class luxury 5-door hatchback has been a car in transition. Originally designed as a compact, affordable gas-powered vehicle equipped with...
read more
2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Preview Since Mercedes-Benz introduced the sixth-generation S-Class luxury sedan in 2014, the German automaker hasn't rested on its laurels when it comes to its flagship vehicle. That makes sense, considering...
read more
2017 Buick Regal Preview Due to the popularity of its compact Buick Verano sedan, General Motors decided it was time to revamp one of its mainstays into something new and slightly larger. The sixth-generation Buick Regal mids...
read more
2017 Ford Transit Connect Preview Ford adds a number of new options and updates to its popular Transit Connect compact commercial van for 2017, in response to comments from customers who wanted more flexibility from the vehicle. With ...
read more
2016 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe Preview Now almost a decade into its first generation, and displaying a design that dates back even longer, the Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe rolls into 2016 with no changes. In fact, other than a few tw...
read more
2016 Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe Preview With an all-new, next-generation Phantom waiting in the wings and expected to arrive in showrooms for either the 2017 or 2018 model year, Rolls-Royce makes no changes to the 2-door coupe version of it...
read more
2016 Rolls-Royce Phantom Preview Is it heresy to think the iconic Rolls-Royce Phantom 4-door luxury sedan looks a little dated these days? Possibly, since words like "timeless" and "classic" are often used to describe the exterior de...
read more
2016 FIAT 500e Preview The small yet classy Fiat 500e electric vehicle (EV) rolls into its fourth year of production with only minor updates. Still somewhat elusive in the United States, given that it's only available in Ca...
read more
2016 FIAT 500 Preview One year into its second-generation refresh, the stylish and diminutive Fiat 500 subcompact gets an upgraded sound system, new exterior colors, and an expanded trim lineup for 2016, with the addition ...
read more
2016 Kia Soul Preview Funky and distinctive, and with high coolness and personality factors, the Kia Soul compact crossover vehicle needs no introduction to U.S. drivers. Since it arrived on the scene in 2010, the Soul has...
read more
2016 Kia Forte5 Preview The 2016 Kia Forte5 hits a lot of the right notes, for owners and reviewers alike. Owners like its generous list of standard features, plentiful cargo space, good gas mileage, and sleek Euro exterior ...
read more
2016 Jeep Wrangler Preview Evolution rather than revolution continues to be the calling card for the Jeep Wrangler. You won't find anything earth-shattering or game-changing with the 2016 version. Instead, when you visit your l...
read more
2016 BMW M5 Preview Rumor has it that the much-anticipated next-generation BMW M5, equipped for the first time with all-wheel drive (AWD), will make its appearance sometime in 2016 for the 2017 model year, or possibly in...
read more
2016 BMW M4 Preview Available in both 2-door coupe and 2-door convertible body styles, the high-performance BMW M4 receives only minimal updates for 2016. Split off from the automaker's 3 Series and its M3 variant in 201...
read more
2016 BMW M3 Preview BMW's performance-oriented version of its popular 3 Series rolls into 2016 with only minimal changes. The M3, which has a history stretching back to the mid-'80s, made a reputation for itself on the m...
read more
2016 Audi Allroad Preview The 2016 Audi Allroad covers all the right bases for busy suburban familes who seek a little more interior room than the standard sedan offers, but better performance and handling than they'd likely g...
read more
2016 Audi A5 Preview Audi's A5 two-door coupes and cabriolets roll into the 2016 model year largely unchanged. Introduced in 2008 and revised in 2012, the A5 received a power boost in 2014 and continues to offer a pleasin...
read more
2016 Kia Rio5 Preview Mildly updated for 2016, the Kia Rio5 hatchback subcompact offers a versatile and well-designed interior, as well as peppy performance and an overall sporty nature, all of which draw positive comments...
read more
2016 Kia Rio Preview Available in both 4-door sedan and hatchback versions, the entry-level Kia Rio has developed a reputation as a competent subcompact, with solid performance for its class and a cabin that's larger than...
read more
2016 Audi RS 7 Preview The dynamic, high-performance Audi RS 7 Sportback gets a number of updates for 2016, part of a general overhaul of the automaker's entire A6 and A7 lines, of which the RS 7 is a sporty, top-level vari...
read more
2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT Preview In a world of generic sedans and suburban-ready SUVs and crossovers, the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT sports car, which makes its debut for the 2016 model year, truly stands out from the crowd. At the same ti...
read more
2015 Ferrari LaFerrari Preview Introduced in 2014 for the 2015 model year, the Ferrari LaFerrari eclipses everything currently or previously offered in the Italian automaker's lineup of high-end performance cars. That's saying a lo...
read more
2015 Chevrolet Spark EV Preview Based on the gas-powered version of the Chevrolet Spark subcompact car and now in its second year, the Chevy Spark EV sells in very small numbers of only a few hundred annually and in limited markets,...
read more
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Preview Lately, it seems as if Chevy re-invents its iconic Corvette just about every year. After introducing an "all-new" Corvette Stingray in 2014, the automaker rolls out an "all-new" 'Vette Z06 for 2015. B...
read more
2014 BMW 2 Series Preview New for 2014, the BMW 2 Series compact sport coupe borrows a number of features, like its interior design, from the outgoing BMW 1 Series, which it replaces in the automaker's lineup. However, the new...
read more
2014 McLaren P1 Preview In many ways the McLaren P1 looks like something straight out of a science-fiction movie, which shouldn't be totally surprising, since its entire design relied on the science of aerodynamics, and many...
read more
2014 Tesla Model S Preview For 2014, Tesla expands the international markets for its Model S 4-door sport sedan, now offering the electric vehicle for sale in China as well as the U.S., Canada and a few European countries, but ...
read more
2014 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe Preview When it comes to top-of-the-line luxury-oriented convertibles, the 2014 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe has few competitors. With an overall length of 220.9 inches, or more than 18 feet, and a curb...
read more
2014 Rolls-Royce Phantom Preview Looking as if it was cut from a single piece of granite and sporting a classic front-end grille as vertical and prominent as the Cliffs of Dover, the Rolls-Royce Phantom 4-door sedan rolls into 2014 a...
read more
2014 Ferrari 458 Italia Preview One of the sleekest, most attractive supercars on the road today, the 2014 Ferrari 458 Italia continues to define the modern 2-passenger sport coupe. Garnering a long list of Best in Class and Car of ...
read more
2014 McLaren MP4-12C Preview British automaker and Formula 1 fixture McLaren may not be as well-known around the world as Ferrari or Lamborghini, but its supercars run with the best in its high-end street-racer class, matching it...
read more
2014 Aston Martin DB9 Preview Following an update in 2013, which included revised exterior styling, an updated suspension, a few new interior features and a bump in horsepower, the Aston Martin DB9 cools its heels for 2014, remain...
read more
2014 FIAT 500 Preview FIAT makes a number of refinements to its 500 compact hatchback for 2014, improving the car's comfort level and visual appeal. Entering its third year in the North American market, the 500 combines a ...
read more
2014 Maserati Quattroporte Preview Maserati unveils an all-new Quattroporte for 2014, as the Italian automaker attempts to rejuvenate itself and goose sales worldwide. Currently operating under FIAT's ownership, along with such exotic ...
read more
2014 Porsche Boxster Preview Following a full third-generation makeover in 2013, the Porsche Boxster compact sport convertible receives only a few minor updates for 2014, including new Rhodium Silver Metallic and Sapphire Blue Me...
read more
2014 Ferrari F12berlinetta Preview As the 2014 Ferrari F12 Berlinetta 2-door sport coupe rolls into its second year of production, it remains the most powerful road car bearing the Prancing Horse badge, thanks to its stunningly powerfu...
read more
2014 Ferrari FF Preview Now in its third year of production, the 2014 FF 2-door sport coupe represents a definite change of pace for Ferrari. Well-known for classic street racers like the F40, the Testarossa, the GTO and the...
read more
2014 BMW X1 Preview One of the newest additions to BMW's lineup, the 2014 BMW X1 compact SUV represents the automaker's attempt to reach entry-level buyers with more affordably priced vehicles. After making its debut in ...
read more
2014 Toyota Prius Plug-in Preview Still relatively new in the Prius lineup, the 3-year-old Toyota Prius Plug-In hybrid vehicle receives a number of new standard features for 2014, including heated cloth front seats and a Remote Climat...
read more
2014 Subaru BRZ Preview Following its introduction in 2013, the award-winning Subaru BRZ rolls into 2014 essentially unchanged, although with a full head of steam behind it. Breaking out of the typical Subaru all-wheel-drive...
read more
2014 Jaguar XF Preview After receiving a number of upgrades in 2013, which gave it a snazzier exterior design and a broader range of engines, the Jaguar XF luxury midsize sedan gets only minor updating for 2014. Improvement...
read more
2014 Nissan Cube Preview The distinctively different Nissan Cube turned heads when it first appeared in 2009, and it continues to appeal to auto buyers seeking something a little different. Although it's not the most aerodyna...
read more
2014 INFINITI Q60 IPL Preview Formerly known as the IPL G coupe and convertible, the Infiniti Q60 IPL sport-oriented coupe and convertible get a new name for 2014, as the Japanese luxury automaker rejiggers its lineup with new nom...
read more
2014 Honda Civic Coupe Preview A year after the Civic sedan received a freshened exterior design, the Honda Civic 2-door coupe receives its exterior makeover for 2014, though with sportier results. Up front, the coupe gets a new na...
read more
2014 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz C-Class receives only a few minor updates for 2014 as it awaits a next-generation makeover for the 2015 model year. The 2014 updates include standard split-folding rear seats for the...
read more
2014 Toyota Prius Preview Unchanged for 2014, the Toyota Prius hybrid sedan continues to deliver exceptional gas mileage of up to 51 mpg while offering a unique exterior design and a wide variety of standard features and optio...
read more
2014 Mazda MX-5 Miata Preview With an all-new Mazda MX-5 waiting in the wings, the current version rolls into its final year of production with no new updates. According to reports, Mazda plans to unveil a fourth-generation MX-5 i...
read more
2014 Aston Martin V8 Vantage Preview One of the world's most attractive 2-passenger sports cars, the Aston Martin V8 Vantage roars into 2014 with only minimal updates. While its big brother, the V12 Vantage, receives fairly extensive upd...
read more
2014 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class Preview Now in the final year of its third generation, the Mercedes-Benz CL-Class luxury coupe receives only minor updating for 2014. All CL-Class trims get a Premium 2 Package, which adds a rear-view camera,...
read more
2014 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class 2-seat roadster receives only a few minor updates for 2014. The automaker adds a new color instrument cluster display and offers new Cardinal Red Metallic and Polar White e...
read more
2014 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Preview Following a full sixth-generation makeover in 2013, the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 2-seat roadster receives only minor updating for 2014. An analog dash-top clock becomes a standard feature in the SL550, ...
read more
2014 Volkswagen Golf Preview Volkswagen's staggered rollout of its seventh-generation Golf compact hatchback makes it a little tricky to determine what you'll see when you walk into North American dealer showrooms in 2014, but he...
read more
2014 Volkswagen GTI Preview For U.S. fans of the Volkswagen GTI compact sport-oriented hatchback, there's both good news and bad news. As expected, the long-awaited seventh-generation GTI, based on the redesigned VW Golf, debute...
read more
2014 Audi S6 Preview When it comes to performance, handling and luxury, as well as overall efficiency, the Audi S6 sports sedan packs a lot of punch. Although it changes little for 2014, receiving only a few minor updates...
read more
2014 Audi S7 Preview Entering its second year of production, the Audi S7 5-door coupe receives a few minor updates for 2014, including new standard and optional features. Leather armrests and a Side Assist blind-spot aler...
read more
2014 Audi S5 Preview Wedged between the comfortable and capable Audi A5 on one side and the performance-oriented RS 5 on the other, the 2014 Audi S5 could be considered in two ways. It's either a vehicle in search of a ni...
read more
2014 Audi S4 Preview For years, the S4 sport-oriented sedan represented the height of performance in Audi's lineup. While it remains the automaker's best-selling vehicle, along with the A4 sedan upon which it's based, the...
read more
2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Preview Once the king of the luxury-sedan universe, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class has faced a growing number of competitors over the past decade or so. Just this year, Maserati unleashed its beautiful new Quattro...
read more
2014 Mercedes-Benz SLS-Class Preview Mercedes-Benz recently announced that it will end production of its AMG-developed SLS-Class AMG GT Coupe and GT Roadster in mid-2014, so if you'd like to get your hands on this verifiable world-class ...
read more
2014 Jaguar XJR Preview Returning to Jaguar's lineup after an absence of 8 years, the XJR roars into 2014 as the performance-oriented version of the automaker's flagship XJ-Series luxury sedans. Riding on a custom-made chass...
read more
2014 Jaguar XJ-Series Preview For more than 40 years, Jaguar's flagship XJ-Series has duked it out with the top luxury sedans from competitors like Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Audi. The current XJ, which last received a generational ma...
read more
2014 Acura TL Preview As it awaits a next-generation makeover tentatively scheduled for 2015, as well as a rumored name change to the TLX, the Acura TL midsize luxury sedan remains unchanged for 2014. Although slightly dat...
read more
2014 Audi S8 Preview The Audi S8 sedan, a key member of the automaker's flagship A8/S8 lineup of vehicles, remains essentially unchanged for 2014, receiving only a Side Assist blind-spot alert system as a new standard fea...
read more
2014 BMW ActiveHybrid 7 Preview Depending on your perspective, you could look at the 2014 BMW ActiveHybrid 7 (AH7) in one of two ways. The sleek, stylish luxury sedan remains an attractive, tech-savvy, distinctive and highly efficie...
read more
2014 Porsche Panamera Preview Porsche expands the Panamera lineup for 2014 with the addition of 3 new trims, bringing the total number of Panamera trims to 9. Most attention for 2014 focuses on the new Panamera S E-Hybrid, which r...
read more
2014 BMW M5 Preview The iconic BMW M5 gains a new Competition Package for 2014, which boosts output from the sport sedan's twin-turbocharged V8 to an eye-popping 575 hp. The package also shaves a tenth of a second off th...
read more
2014 Chevrolet Sonic Preview The zippy little Chevrolet Sonic subcompact has made quite a splash since its debut in 2012, thanks to its attention-grabbing exterior design, roomy interior, agile handling and available turbocharged...
read more
2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Preview The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution compact sport sedan receives a few new standard features for 2014, including a 6.1-inch touchscreen display, HD radio and SiriusXM satellite radio. In addition, the Evo...
read more
2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Preview After cruising through 2013 with no updates, the Mitsubishi Lancer compact sport sedan receives a number of new standard and available features for 2014. Often ranked near the bottom of its crowded cl...
read more
2014 Audi A5 Preview The Audi A5 coupes and cabriolets roll into 2014 with a boost in power and a handful of minor updates. Introduced in 2008 and revised in 2012, the A5 delivers a good balance of performance, styling, f...
read more
2014 Acura ILX Preview Entering its second year of production, the 2014 Acura ILX compact sedan receives an expanded list of standard features, designed to improve the quality of its interior and enhance its quiet ride. At ...
read more
2014 Cadillac ATS Preview The 2014 Cadillac ATS compact luxury sport sedan rolls into its second year in production with a number of minor updates, including available Intellibeam automatic headlights, a new available leather-...
read more
2014 Kia Forte Koup Preview Five years into its production cycle, the sport-oriented Kia Forte Koup gets a second-generation makeover for 2014, which includes a new chassis, more aggressive exterior styling, upgraded engines and...
read more
2014 Cadillac XTS Preview Now in its second year of production, the Cadillac XTS luxury sedan harkens back to an earlier Cadillac era, when the brand was known for its large, luxurious automobiles with big back seats and roomy...
read more
2014 Cadillac CTS-V Preview While the Cadillac CTS sedan gets a next-generation makeover for 2014, with a longer profile, a restyled exterior and an upgraded list of standard features, the performance-oriented CTS-V sedan retain...
read more
2014 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class Preview Mercedes-Benz makes only minor updates to its CLS-Class 4-door sport sedans for 2014. Introduced in 2005 and currently in the midst of its second generation, the CLS-Class consists of 3 elegant yet po...
read more
2014 BMW X6 M Preview BMW sure has a way with names when it comes to describing the various body styles of vehicles bearing its signature dual-kidney grille. For instance, the automaker refers to its 4-door crossover SUVs,...
read more
2014 BMW M6 Preview Porsche did it with the Panamera. Aston Martin did it with the Rapide. The concept of the 4-door high-performance "sport coupe" continues to catch on around the world, and now BMW continues the trend ...
read more
2014 Rolls-Royce Wraith Preview Making its debut for 2014, the new Rolls-Royce Wraith 2-door luxury coupe draws its name from the original Wraith, which was built by the automaker in 1938 and '39. That original vehicle, powered by a...
read more
2014 BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo Preview The small but growing hot hatch category gets a little hotter for 2014, thanks to the debut of the 5-door BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo. Combining design and interior elements from the 3 Series compact se...
read more
2014 Audi A7 Preview You could call 2014 the Year of the Diesel at Audi, as the German automaker makes a big push for fuel efficiency by introducing a number of new diesel-powered vehicles for the North American market. T...
read more
2014 Audi A6 Preview Audi expands the A6 luxury sedan lineup for 2014 with the addition of a new diesel-powered A6 TDI trim, which delivers impressive torque as well as class-leading fuel economy numbers of up to 38 mpg. ...
read more
2014 Aston Martin Rapide Preview A 4-door rocket on wheels, the 2014 Aston Martin Rapide leads a double life as a capable family hauler, thanks in part to its decent trunk space and fold-down rear seats. While the 2-passenger second ...
read more
2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Preview One of the world's more rarefied sport coupes, the Aston Martin Vanquish continues to turn heads for 2014. Designed to commemorate the British automaker's 100-year anniversary, and currently Aston Mar...
read more
2014 BMW 6 Series Preview The sport-oriented BMW 6 Series coupes and convertibles receive a few updates for 2014, including a revised navigation system and available all-wheel drive (AWD) across the trim lineup. In addition, B...
read more
2014 Audi RS 5 Preview Following the introduction of the performance-oriented RS 5 Coupe in 2013, Audi adds a new Cabriolet to the RS 5 lineup for 2014. Based on the Audi A5 coupes and cabriolets and developed by Quattro Gm...
read more
2014 Acura RDX Preview Updated in 2013 and receiving only a new Kona Coffee exterior color for 2014, the Acura RDX upscale crossover SUV offers a good balance of power and efficiency, as well as a smooth ride, a comfortable...
read more
2014 Audi RS 7 Preview German automaker Audi expands its high-performance RS line for 2014 with the addition of the Audi RS 7 Sportback. Based on the sleek, well-proportioned Audi A7, the RS 7 4-door hatchback (Audi calls i...
read more
2014 Ram ProMaster Preview Designed for business and commercial use in North America, the rugged, highly customizable Ram ProMaster cargo van debuts for 2014 with a number of best-in-class features. Based on the European FIAT D...
read more
2012 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Review The sport-oriented 2012 Hyundai Genesis Coupe delivers a capable mix of power, handling and attractive styling, and while it doesn't quite reach the levels of performance offered by some of its compet...
read more
2014 Ford Shelby GT500 Preview The battle for the top of the muscle-car heap took a major leap forward in 2013, when Ford unveiled its updated Shelby GT500 sport coupe and convertible, equipped with an aluminum 5.8-liter supercharg...
read more
2012 Hyundai Veloster Review In many ways, the new Veloster has a Jekyll-and-Hyde dual personality. If you're looking for a car with an exterior design that's guaranteed to turn heads, along with good fuel economy numbers and a s...
read more
2012 FIAT 500 Review Obviously not intended for every car buyer, the FIAT 500 has managed to carve out a niche in the automotive marketplace as a small vehicle that makes a personal statement, much as the new VW Beetle an...
read more
2012 BMW X3 Review The 2012 BMW X3 might cost a little more than its comparably equipped competitors, but many owners and reviewers say it's worth the price. With a spacious, comfortable cabin, high build quality, quick...
read more
2012 Volkswagen GTI Review Wedged between the base Golf hatchbacks and the new top-of-the-line, high-performance Golf R, the Golf GTI offers the best of both worlds. It's more powerful and better equipped than its lower-end bre...
read more
2012 Volkswagen Golf R Review While it doesn't quite match the screaming performance of hot-hatch competitors like the Evolution GSR or the WRX STI 5, the Golf R offers a higher level of refinement inside, which balances out the e...
read more
2012 Volkswagen Golf Review Although the 2012 Volkswagen Golf comes with a price premium when compared to similarly equipped competitors, reviewers and owners don't seem to mind much, since the Golf delivers a lot of German engi...
read more
2012 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe Review To be honest, no one purchases the CTS-V for its interior space, cargo capacity, fuel economy numbers or even its good looks. They buy it because of its high-performance V8 engine, which doesn't disap...
read more
2012 Cadillac CTS Coupe Review In a number of ways, the CTS Coupe represents form over function. While most agree the Coupe looks very appealing from the outside, critics have issues with what's under the vehicle's attractive skin,...
read more
2012 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Review BMW had high hopes for the Gran Turismo when the automaker introduced its 4-door sport hatchback in 2010 as a replacement for the 5 Series wagon, but over the past few years sales have not met expecta...
read more
2012 Cadillac SRX Review Sales of the SRX have increased steadily since the launch of its second generation in 2010, and the addition of a new V6 with a much-needed increase in horsepower and torque may be the missing piece o...
read more
2012 Kia Forte Koup Review Although it doesn't quite compete with the best in the class, the Kia Forte Koup offers a good overall balance of sport-oriented performance and affordability. Prospective buyers can probably find a c...
read more
2012 Kia Forte5 Review Although still relatively new in showrooms, the Kia Forte 5-Door hatchback has started to make mini-waves in the very large and competitive compact automotive segment. Numerous satisfied owners say th...
read more
2013 Aston Martin Rapide Preview The Aston Martin Rapide 4-door luxury sedan enters its unofficial second generation for 2013, and to commemorate the event, the automaker adds an "S" after the Rapide's name to serve as an indication ...
read more
2012 Mazda MAZDASPEED3 Review Delivering stellar driving dynamics and quick-paced performance that matches or exceeds anything in its class or beyond, the 2012 MAZDASPEED3 remains a true enthusiast's vehicle. Torque steer under ag...
read more
2012 Chrysler 200 Review Available as both a sedan and a convertible, the Chrysler 200 represents a much-needed improvement over the Sebring, but the sedan still struggles to match up against formidable competitors from Toyot...
read more
2012 Kia Optima Hybrid Review While reviewers say the 2012 Optima Hybrid matches up well against its competitors in styling and interior design, and often beats them when it comes to standard and optional features, it falls short ...
read more
2012 Hyundai Elantra Touring Review Popular with buyers who seek a well-equipped, budget-oriented hatchback with plenty of room for gear, the 5-door, 5-passenger Elantra Touring will disappear from showrooms after 2012, to be replaced i...
read more
2012 Mazda CX-7 Review A bit of a misfit in Mazda's lineup, the CX-7 will disappear after 2012, making way for the trimmer, more fuel-efficient CX-5. Routinely a favorite of automotive reviewers due to its sporty handling a...
read more
2012 Hyundai Genesis Review Hyundai remains aggressive in designing stylish, well-equipped vehicles that stand out in a crowd, and that certainly holds true for the rear-wheel-drive, V8-powered Genesis, which gets a number of ne...
read more
2012 Chevrolet Sonic Review With its new Sonic subcompact vehicle, Chevrolet takes aim at such class competitors as the Honda Fit, the Ford Fiesta, the Hyundai Accent and the Mazda2. Aggressive styling helps the Sonic stand out ...
read more
2013 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Preview Now in its fourth year of production, the BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo midsize 5-door luxury hatchback receives a few new updates for 2013, including a new V8 engine and a new auto start/stop engine feat...
read more
2013 INFINITI EX37 Preview New for 2013, the Infiniti EX37 luxury crossover vehicle replaces the EX35, which has appeared in the automaker's lineup since 2008. The EX37 comes in well-equipped Base and upper-level Journey trims ...
read more
2013 Nissan Leaf Preview Entering its third year in production, the Nissan Leaf compact electric vehicle receives a number of updates for 2013. For starters, Nissan expands the Leaf lineup by adding an affordably priced entry...
read more
2012 Kia Sorento Review The Sorento does a good job of mixing style and functionality, and new features for 2012 help make it more competitive in a very crowded market class. An available third-row seat, while too tight for ...
read more
2013 Mazda MX-5 Miata Preview The Mazda MX-5 Miata 2-seat roadster, which receives some minor updating for 2013, continues to offer an affordable, sporty driving experience that helps put it in a class almost by itself. While ther...
read more
2012 Scion xB Review While it lags behind some competitors in fuel economy and continues to come equipped with out-of-date transmission options, the Scion xB excels in high-tech features and interior roominess. In additio...
read more
2012 Dodge Challenger Review While it may have a few drawbacks, the 2012 Dodge Challenger does a top-notch job of combining the retro muscle-car mystique of the early 1970s with the modern realities of functionality, performance ...
read more
2012 BMW X5 Review If you have the money and you're looking for a tightly engineered yet undeniably fun family hauler for weekday errands and weekend adventures, the BMW X5 fits the bill better than just about anything ...
read more
2012 Buick LaCrosse Review In addition to its new eAssist powerplant, the 2012 LaCrosse comes equipped with a solid list of standard features, and it gets a revamped trim lineup as well, proving that Buick remains determined to...
read more
2012 Acura TSX Review The 2012 Acura TSX continues to appeal to buyers who are seeking an upscale daily commuter and family vehicle that's surprisingly comfortable and a good overall value. Although its compact size result...
read more
2012 Acura TL Review With sales of the TL dropping over the past few years, Acura improves the sport sedan for 2012 to help make it a little more competitive in its automotive segment. Exterior styling remains a controver...
read more
2012 Toyota Matrix Review Designed for younger buyers who seek a functional entry-level vehicle, the Toyota Matrix treads water for 2012, with no new improvements and a base engine that struggles at times. Critics remain unimp...
read more
2012 Kia Soul Review The Kia Soul remains a people pleaser for 2012, as it's hard to find anyone with something negative to say about the vehicle. The Soul seems to do it all well. It delivers winning performance and hand...
read more
2013 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe Preview The high-performance Cadillac CTS-V Coupe enters its third year of production with only minor updating. New features include a Glacier Blue Metallic exterior color and updated 2-piece front brake roto...
read more
2013 Cadillac CTS Coupe Preview Now in its third year of production, the Cadillac CTS Coupe receives a few new features for 2013, including an updated grille and new Glacier Blue Metallic, Silver Coast Metallic and Summer Gold Metal...
read more
2012 Lexus IS 250 Review While it's not a perfect car, the IS 250 should appeal to couples or singles looking for a well-equipped, upscale ride. The cabin remains tight, with limited headroom and legroom, and critics say the ...
read more
2012 Cadillac CTS Review With its distinctive styling, sporty performance and well-equipped interior, the Cadillac CTS continues to impress owners and reviewers alike. The updates for 2012, while slight, help the CTS remain c...
read more
2012 Dodge Avenger Review While some critics might have issues with the Avenger, such as its tight rear seat and under-performing base engine, owners give the Avenger a big thumbs up, thanks to its aggressive exterior styling,...
read more
2012 Buick Enclave Review The Buick Enclave remains a crowd pleaser for 2012, for a number of reasons, including its car-like ride, upscale cabin, expansive cargo space and ability to carry up to 8 passengers. Although it's a ...
read more
2012 Ford Taurus Review Prospective buyers should definitely take a look at the 2012 Taurus if they're considering a well-equipped full-size family sedan. Combining sportiness and performance with comfort and value, the Taur...
read more
2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek Preview Increasingly these days, SUVs and crossover vehicles equipped with all-wheel drive (AWD) are designed primarily for use on pavement, rather than for serious off-roading. It makes sense, then, that Sub...
read more
2013 Chevrolet Cruze Preview The Chevrolet Cruze compact passenger car receives some minor updating for 2013, including two new audio systems and a new optional Enhanced Safey Package that includes rear park assist, a blind-spot ...
read more
2013 Chevrolet Volt Preview Now in its third year of production, the Chevrolet Volt electric vehicle receives a few minor updates for 2013, which help improve its performance, battery capacity and driving range. Modifications ma...
read more
2012 Lexus ES 350 Review The Lexus ES 350 luxury sedan treads water for 2012, receiving minimal updating as it awaits a complete redesign for 2013. Prospective buyers who seek a well-equipped, luxurious and comfortable entry-...
read more
2012 Subaru Impreza Review While a few new owners have dinged the Impreza on issues such as fuel economy and seat comfort, an overwhelming number are pleased with their purchases, pointing out that standard AWD, a solid build q...
read more
2012 MINI Cooper Review The 2012 MINI Cooper appeals to a specific type of driver, and for those particular owners, it perfectly fits the bill. If go-kart-like handling, quick-as-a-whip acceleration, surprisingly good fuel e...
read more
2012 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Review With some of its competitors edging ahead when it comes to performance, handling and features, the C-Class was greatly in need of a refresh, which it received for 2012. The result is a more competitiv...
read more
2013 Toyota Yaris Preview After receiving a full redesign for 2012, the Toyota Yaris liftback gets only a few minor updates for 2013. The Yaris subcompact again comes in entry-level L, mid-level LE and sport-oriented SE trims....
read more
2012 Nissan Maxima Review While it's neither the sportiest nor the flashiest vehicle in its class, the Maxima delivers a good all-round package, thanks to its well-equipped cabin, capable engine, efficient transmission and wid...
read more
2012 GMC Acadia Review Anyone in the market for a spacious and stable family car should take a look at the 2012 GMC Acadia. Although the upscale Denali trim may not be worth the price, the Acadia's reasonably comfortable th...
read more
2013 Honda Fit EV Preview New for 2013, the Honda Fit EV joins such gas-free competitors as the Nissan Leaf, the Chevrolet Volt, the Ford Focus Electric and the Mitsubishi i-MiEV. However, the Fit EV holds a number of class di...
read more
2012 Chevrolet Express Review The 2012 Chevy Express excels at carrying large groups of people in relative comfort, but lacks in creature comforts and maneuverability. However, the seats are supportive, the ride is smooth, and Che...
read more
2012 Toyota Venza Review For buyers who want the dependability of a Camry combined with the utility of a crossover and the comfort of an upscale sedan, the Venza delivers on all three fronts. While a few owners and testers fa...
read more
2012 Dodge Charger Review In many ways, the 2012 Charger could be called a hidden gem. It doesn't get the press attention that muscle cars like the Mustang and Camaro do, and often it isn't considered an alternative to the typ...
read more
2013 Honda Fit Preview The Honda Fit subcompact rolls into 2013 with a new exterior color option, Midnight Plum Pearl, which replaces the previous year's Orange Burst Metallic color. Other than that, the Fit remains essenti...
read more
2012 Chevrolet Camaro Review In the battle for supremacy in the muscle-car market segment, the iconic Camaro continues to hold its own against competitors like the Mustang and Challenger, and with the introduction of the 580-hp Z...
read more
2012 Ford Mustang Review By most reports, the 2012 Ford Mustang delivers as promised when it comes to performance and handling and pleasantly surprises on fuel economy as well. The addition of the Boss 302 high-performance 'S...
read more
2013 Volkswagen GTI Preview The 2013 Volkswagen GTI continues to pack a lot of punch for a small, sport-oriented hatchback, delivering a potent mix of solid performance, crisp handling, upscale interior features, decent fuel eco...
read more
2012 Honda Pilot Review The Pilot puts on a new face for 2012, and the effort results in a good-looking vehicle from the front. However, from the sides the Pilot still displays a profile that's more appropriate for the 1990s...
read more
2012 Toyota Yaris Review By updating the Yaris's interior and exterior, Toyota makes its entry-level subcompact a little more appealing in a very competitive market segment. The Yaris's more angular exterior styling, expanded...
read more
2012 Hyundai Accent Review Hyundai continues its assault on its competitors by introducing an all-new 2012 Accent, which displays the same flowing exterior lines as the automaker's popular Sonata and Elantra sedans. In addition...
read more
2012 Chrysler Town & Country Review If you're looking for a family minivan with numerous upscale amenities, such as easily configurable seating, leather upholstery and a standard DVD player, the Town & Country is hard to beat. But if pe...
read more
2012 Nissan Versa Review Although the Nissan Versa, and particularly the Hatchback, continues to outsell its competitors in the subcompact automotive class, some observers feel there are more affordable and better-equipped op...
read more
2012 Nissan Sentra Review Now in the last year of its current generation, the Sentra is treading water until a redesigned version arrives in 2012. For savvy buyers, however, this represents an opportunity to get a great deal o...
read more
2012 Chevrolet Equinox Review The Chevy Equinox gets very good marks from reviewers, who rank it near the top of its class, but owners have more mixed feelings, due to issues with the Equinox's fuel economy as well as the automake...
read more
2012 Jeep Wrangler Review The 2012 Jeep Wrangler feels and rides like a Jeep, which is a good thing when off-roading and not quite as good when tooling around the city. However, the powertrain improvements alone should continu...
read more
2012 Ford Edge Review Ford seems to be moving in the right direction with the 2012 Edge. By extending some of its most popular features, such as the SYNC communications system, to all Edge trims, and smartly introducing it...
read more
2012 McLaren MP4-12C Preview A fixture on the Formula 1 racing circuit since the early 1960s, the British racing firm of McLaren has spent seven years developing the 2012 McLaren MP4-12C, its first production sports car since the...
read more
2012 BMW M5 Preview An all-new BMW M5 debuts for 2012, signifying a change of direction for the supercar while still maintaining a link to its past. Recognizing that fuel economy and efficiency have become important fact...
read more
2012 Mazda MAZDA3 Review Mazda makes the MAZDA3 much more competitive for 2012 by giving it a new high-performance, fuel-efficient engine and transmission. And owners like the combination a lot. Ultimately, the MAZDA3 remains...
read more
2012 Honda Odyssey Review Honda's reputation for superior build quality takes a big hit with the 2012 Honda Odyssey. New owners are reporting all sorts of problems with the vehicle, like door handles and rocker plates breaking...
read more
2012 Hyundai Elantra Review Although it remains essentially the same car as the 2011 version, the 2012 Elantra continues to draw overwhelming positive comments from reviewers and owners alike. The Elantra's styling, affordabilit...
read more
2012 Hyundai Sonata Review Hyundai's 2013 Sonata leads a new class of midsize sedans that give prospective buyers everything they ask for, and then some. Despite fierce competition in the midsize class, the Sonata has muscled i...
read more
2012 Toyota Prius Review Fuel economy, rather than an exciting driving experience, remains the primary reason buyers are attracted to the Prius. Updates for 2012, including new standard features and a new Plug-in version, giv...
read more
2012 Ford Focus Review With the 2012 Focus, Ford firmly establishes itself as an automaker to be reckoned with in the compact car segment. Displaying European lines and offering a smooth, sporty ride and a high level of tec...
read more
2012 Ford Escape Review While the 2012 Escape, now in the last year of its current generation, looks dated inside and out, reviewers and owners still find a lot to like about the compact SUV, including its relatively smooth ...
read more
2012 Ford Fusion Review If you've had your eye on the Ford Fusion for awhile, this might be the best time to get your hands on one, since dealers will probably be clearing out their stock in anticipation of the next-generati...
read more
2012 Toyota Camry Review At first glance, the Camry's exterior styling may seem too conservative, but after viewing the car from the side and front corners, you just might change your mind. The seventh-generation Camry now lo...
read more
2012 Honda Civic Review Over its 40-year history, the Honda Civic has gained a reputation as a reliable and affordable compact car. But like the Toyota Camry, which also received a full redesign in 2012, the Civic received a...
read more
2012 Toyota Corolla Review While the Corolla remains popular with buyers due to its reliability, functionality, solid build quality and good reputation, it's definitely showing its age, especially when compared to other very co...
read more
2008 Honda Accord Review The 2008 Honda Accord's refresh was sorely needed, and while the new exterior design doesn't quite match the overall look of some of the Accord's competitors, it gives the family sedan a little pizazz...
read more
2011 Nissan Leaf Review The Nissan Leaf may not rocket us toward some utopian World of Tomorrow, but it sure feels like a piece of that world has come to life. The Leaf encompasses all the current electric-car technology and...
read more
2011 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Review For the right buyer, the 2011 Mercedes-Benz M-Class continues to hit the sweet spot. It delivers just about anything you could want in a midsize SUV, including stellar looks, capable performance, and ...
read more
2011 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class Review Top-notch handling and a surprisingly smooth yet sporty ride continue to draw buyers to Mercedes-Benz's GLK-Class. Even those who have tested the competition, and who like many of the features in bett...
read more
2011 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Review Despite its relatively minor shortcomings, the 2011 C-Class carries on the tradition established by vehicles displaying the three-pointed star. It delivers a solid, capable ride, decent performance, a...
read more
2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee Review The 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee generally gets stellar marks for its overall design, powerplant, suspension, safety features, and interior. Many owners also find the Grand Cherokee a good value when comp...
read more
2011 Ford Flex Review With plenty of positives and very few negatives, the 2011 Ford Flex continues to demonstrate that American automakers can build high-quality, competitive vehicles. The Flex combines a unique exterior ...
read more
2011 Chevrolet Volt Preview Following several years of anticipation by the automotive public, the Chevrolet Volt electric car finally makes its debut in late 2010. Powered solely by an electric motor, the Volt uses its 1.4-liter...
read more
2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS-Class Preview Mercedes-Benz's new SLS AMG, the sole occupant of the automaker's 2011 SLS-Class, certainly stands out in a crowd, thanks to its distinctive bullet-like shape and upward-opening gullwing doors, a thro...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Review Loyal Mercedes owners remain enamored with the M-Class, giving the SUV good marks for its performance, comfort, handling, and overall driving experience. However, prospective buyers who are willing to...
read more
2010 Suzuki Grand Vitara Preview After receiving major updates in 2009, the Suzuki Grand Vitara midsize SUV rolls into 2010 largely unchanged. However, the automaker does increase the Grand Vitara's value quotient by adding a navigat...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Preview Mercedes-Benz introduced its entry-level B-Class compact car to the world in 2005, with the intent to bring the five-passenger vehicle to U.S. buyers shortly thereafter. But a funny thing happened on ...
read more
2010 Ford Fiesta Preview The all-new Ford Fiesta makes its U.S. debut in mid-2010 as a 2011 model, and continues the legacy of the original fuel-efficient, front-wheel-drive subcompact car, which first appeared on highways in...
read more
2011 Ford Edge Review The 2011 Ford Edge resides in an increasingly competitive automotive segment, but its extensive makeover should pay dividends by keeping the crossover vehicle on the radar of prospective buyers. While...
read more
2010 Audi S4 Review Audi steps up to the plate with the S4, specifically targeting such competitors as the BMW 335i and Mercedes-Benz C350, and thanks to its stretched wheelbase, refined interior, and new turbocharged V6...
read more
2011 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Preview The venerable Mercedes-Benz SL-Class two-seat roadster receives a number of updates for 2011, including a reshaped exterior with a larger air dam up front, aerodynamic side grilles, dual trapezoidal e...
read more
2010 BMW X5 Review The BMW X5 doesn't change much for 2010, but still delivers good performance, as well as improved fuel economy overall, thanks to its new diesel-powered trim, introduced mid-2009. While the X5 offers ...
read more
2011 Nissan Juke Preview The world's automakers have jump-started the small-car segment over the past few years, debuting such unique and trendsetting vehicles as the Nissan Cube, the Scion xB, the Kia Soul, and even the Toyo...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz G-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz G-Class SUV celebrates its 30th year in production with a number of updates both inside and out for 2010. Cabin refinements include redesigned 14-way power-adjustable front seats, wh...
read more
2010 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Preview The 2010 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo combines the attributes of a luxury sedan and an SUV, thanks to its unique rear tailgate, which includes a smaller integrated trunklid, so owners have two ways to ac...
read more
2010 Toyota Yaris Review The 2010 Toyota Yaris provides an affordable and trendy ride for budget-conscious drivers. Although its standard features list remains light, and the rear seat puts the squeeze on taller drivers, the ...
read more
2010 Toyota Tacoma Review The 2010 Toyota Tacoma offers good value for prospective buyers, delivering solid performance, competent off-road handling, and a rugged exterior. Toyota offers the Tacoma in 13 trims for 2010, so the...
read more
2010 Kia Forte Koup Preview Kia rolls out its first two-door coupe, the appropriately named Forte Koup, for 2010. Designed to compete with such vehicles as the Honda Civic Coupe and the Scion tC coupe, the Forte Koup borrows its...
read more
2010 Honda Accord Crosstour Preview New for 2010, the Honda Accord Crosstour crossover utility vehicle, or CUV (as it's officially called by the automaker), combines the ride and handling of a sedan with the functionality of an SUV, tha...
read more
2010 Nissan Cube Preview Now in its second year of production, the Nissan Cube receives a number of updates for 2010. While the base 1.8 trim remains unchanged, the mid-level S and upper-end SL trims now come equipped with su...
read more
2010 BMW X6 Preview Now in its second year of production, the BMW X6 sport activity coupe enters the 2010 model year with a number of new standard features, including HD radio and a power-operated tailgate. In addition, ...
read more
2010 BMW 7 Series Preview BMW rolls out a new 7 Series trim for 2010. The 760Li enters the 7 Series lineup in the top position, making it one of the automaker's most prestigious vehicles. It's equipped with an all-new 6.0-lite...
read more
2010 BMW M3 Preview Currently in its fourth generation, the BMW M3 receives only a few minor updates for 2010. The M3 now comes equipped with HD Radio as a standard feature, and the automaker adds automatic high beams as...
read more
2010 Toyota RAV4 Review Although the Toyota RAV4 compact SUV changes little for 2010, it continues to offer a little something for everyone, making it one of the most popular vehicles in its class. From its exterior styling ...
read more
2010 Honda Civic Review The Honda Civic meets owners' needs in a number of ways, providing a reliable, economical, and comfortable daily commuter with good looks and good fuel economy. While some owners would like to see bet...
read more
2010 Volvo C70 Preview The Volvo C70 two-door convertible receives a number of updates for 2010, including a redesigned front end, which displays styling cues borrowed from Volvo's S60 concept car. Design features for the C...
read more
2010 Volvo C30 Preview The Volvo C30 two-door liftback sports a bold new front end design for 2010, further distinguishing it from other vehicles in Volvo's stable, such as the S40 and the V50. Design updates for the C30 in...
read more
2010 Volkswagen CC Review The 2010 Volkswagen CC straddles several automotive segments, which can be a good thing or a bad thing, depending on how you look at it. Owners who need the functionality of a four-door sedan to haul ...
read more
2010 MINI Cooper Review From its modern-day inception, the MINI Cooper was designed as a sporty small coupe geared toward a distinct audience, and the 2010 version carries that concept forward with few changes. It offers a g...
read more
2010 Chrysler PT Cruiser Review Chrysler says it decided to extend production of the PT Cruiser into 2010 due to "popular demand," but makes no promises for the future, so fans of the classic cruiser should get one before they're go...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class two-seat convertible roadster rolls into 2010 with no major changes. However, Mercedes does offer a new limited-edition Diamond White package for the SLK300 trim for 2010. ...
read more
2010 Mazda MX-5 Miata Preview Now in its 20th year of production, the Mazda MX-5 Miata two-seat convertible rolls into 2010 with only minor updates, following a significant refresh in 2009. Mazda adds Bluetooth and Sirius satellit...
read more
2010 Hyundai Genesis Preview Hyundai makes a number of minor updates to its two-year-old Genesis luxury sedan for 2010, primarily in optional equipment. Smart Cruise Control and an electronic parking brake with automatic vehicle ...
read more
2010 Mazda CX-9 Review Despite its few drawbacks, the Mazda CX-9 delivers a fun, functional, and well-rounded package for 2010, combining both sporty and luxury-oriented elements in a solid, well-designed body. The high-end...
read more
2010 Hyundai Azera Preview With a complete redesign of the Azera scheduled for 2011, Hyundai makes no changes to its full-size luxury sedan for 2010. The Azera debuted in 2006 as the automaker's answer to entry-level luxury veh...
read more
2010 Hyundai Accent Review The 2010 Hyundai Accent achieves what it sets out to do, offering potential buyers a capable, fuel-efficient, and affordable commuter vehicle in either hatchback or sedan configurations. Some owners k...
read more
2010 Porsche Panamera Preview Following such successful vehicle introductions as the Boxster roadster and the Cayenne SUV, Porsche takes a bold step in a new direction with its first-ever four-door sport sedan, the 2010 Porsche Pa...
read more
2010 Lexus IS C Preview Lexus expands its lineup for 2010 by introducing the IS C convertible coupes. Based on the IS entry-level luxury sedans, the IS C convertible coupes feature a power-operated, three-piece hardtop roof,...
read more
2010 Saturn Sky Preview Saturn expands the Sky lineup for 2010 by adding a new Sky Roadster Preferred trim, which joins the existing base Roadster and the high-performance Sky Red Line trims. In addition, Saturn offers the S...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz R-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz R-Class crossover vehicle receives several updates for 2010, starting with a change in nomenclature. Mercedes renamed the previous year's R320 BlueTec trim, calling it the R350 BlueT...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class Preview Mercedes-Benz makes only minor updates to its CLS-Class four-door luxury-oriented coupes for 2010. A fine-grained premium-leather-wrapped steering wheel now comes as standard equipment, and Mercedes a...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz CL-Class receives only a few minor updates for 2010. New, larger side mirrors dress up the exteriors of the luxury-oriented CL-Class sport coupes. In addition, Mercedes adds a number...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Review Mercedes-Benz continues to refine its venerable E-Class, which occupies a prominent and important space in the Mercedes universe. The 2010 E-Class displays a more aerodynamic exterior design, and rece...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Preview Mercedes-Benz takes a big step toward fuel efficiency by adding the new S400 Hybrid trim to its lineup of S-Class luxury sedans for 2010. The S400 Hybrid, which holds the distinction as the automaker'...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class Preview Mercedes-Benz gives its biggest SUV a minor facelift for 2010, updating the GL-Class's headlights, taillights, and exhaust pipes. The bumpers sport a freshened look as well, with rows of LED daytime r...
read more
2010 Toyota Prius Review Thanks to its new powerplant and resulting boost in fuel economy, the 2010 Toyota Prius remains one of the most fuel-efficient sedans available today. To ensure the Prius's class-leading position, the...
read more
2010 BMW 5 Series Review Entering the final year of its current design, the BMW 5 Series doesn't change much for 2010, but it still delivers plenty of upscale and high-performance features for owners who seek a sporty yet pra...
read more
2010 Lexus RX 350 Review Lexus gives the RX 350 an evolutionary rather than revolutionary makeover for 2010 and continues to set the standard for the compact SUV segment. Nimble, comfortable, and full of cutting-edge features...
read more
2010 Honda Odyssey Review Although Honda has delayed a rumored major redesign of its popular Odyssey minivan, the 2010 iteration remains a highly capable vehicle that excels in just about every way. Current owners are hard-pre...
read more
2010 Audi A4 Avant Review As an upscale, fuel-efficient alternative to the typical SUV, Audi's A4 Avant wagon continues to excel in just about every way. While it remains essentially unchanged for 2010, it still delivers a wid...
read more
2010 Audi A4 Review Audi makes only minor tweaks to the A4 for 2010, but for the time being the capable sedan has earned the right to cruise on its well-deserved laurels, and holds its own against similar entry-level lux...
read more
2010 Audi A5 Preview Audi revamps the A5 lineup for 2010 by introducing a new A5 2.0T Quattro Premium coupe, which replaces the previous year's manual-transmission-equipped A5 3.2 Quattro. As a result of the new trim, the...
read more
2010 Audi A3 Preview The Audi A3 compact four-door hatchback (or Sportback, as Audi calls it) rolls into 2010 with only a few minor updates, primarily to its list of optional features. Outside, Audi makes the S-Line exter...
read more
2010 Hyundai Sonata Review Despite an undeserved reputation as a maker of cheaply made vehicles, Hyundai continues to improve its midsize Sonata sedan, to the point where it competes ably in many areas with competitive sedans f...
read more
2010 Audi Q5 Preview Now in its second year of production, the Audi Q5 luxury compact crossover vehicle receives minor updates for 2010. Audi adds Fine Grain Ash decorative wood inlay as a standard feature for 2010. In ad...
read more
2010 Cadillac CTS-V Preview Following a major redesign in 2009, the Cadillac CTS-V high-performance midsize sedan receives only a few minor updates for 2010, including new 19-inch performance tires and an upgraded interior air f...
read more
2010 Aston Martin V12 Vantage Preview True sports cars have become somewhat rare in this age of high gas prices and low carbon emissions, but the 2010 Aston Martin V12 Vantage proudly carries on the tradition of the unapologetic high-perf...
read more
2010 Cadillac CTS Review Cadillac thinks outside the box with its functional, luxury-oriented CTS Sport Wagon. Borrowing heavily from the popular CTS Sport Sedan, the Sport Wagon presents a viable alternative to higher-end SU...
read more
2010 Acura RDX Preview The Acura RDX compact crossover SUV receives a number of exterior updates for 2010, which give it a freshened, more aggressive look. New exterior features include a revised front fascia with functiona...
read more
2008 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Preview With its shapely styling, aggressive performance, and top-notch interior features, the 2008 Mercedes-Benz S-Class continues to set the pace for high-end luxury sedans. Other than the addition of satel...
read more
2008 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Preview Following a design refresh in 2007, the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class receives only a couple of minor updates for 2008. The SL-Class two-seat roadster has a long history, dating back to the mid-1950s, and re...
read more
2008 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class compact roadster, introduced in 1997, seats two passengers and includes a power-retractable hardtop for open-air driving. For 2008, the SLK-Class receives an exterior facel...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Review High expectations come with the territory when a car carries the three-star badge, and that certainly applies to the 2010 Mercedes-Benz C-Class. Now in the third year of its current design, which debu...
read more
2010 Honda Insight Preview The Insight returns to Honda's lineup for 2010 as the automaker's entry-level hybrid, priced less than the larger and better-equipped Civic Hybrid, and less than the Toyota Prius, making the Insight t...
read more
2010 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Review The 2010 Explorer Sport Trac continues to meet the requirements of a specific group of owners who seek a unique vehicle for a wide range of activities. Neither a full-fledged SUV nor a dedicated work ...
read more
2010 Ford Explorer Review Reportedly in the final year of its current generation, the 2010 Ford Explorer will soon receive a much-needed makeover, drastically changing its current platform and profile. Still, the Explorer cont...
read more
2010 Acura RL Preview Following a moderate redesign in 2009, which included the addition of a larger, more powerful V6 engine, the Acura RL changes little for 2010. As Acura's flagship sedan, the RL retains its streamlined...
read more
2010 Ford Focus Review The 2010 Ford Focus provides one of the bright spots of the American auto industry. Although some reviewers and owners find its exterior and interior design unexciting, the Focus delivers in a number ...
read more
2010 Acura TSX Review Acura's entry-level 2010 TSX luxury sedan offers a good combination of features for owners who seek an upscale commuter for around-town driving. The high-tech, luxury-oriented cabin draws the most pos...
read more
2010 Chevrolet Impala Review With a redesign of the Impala pushed off to a future year as GM reorganizes and repositions many of its vehicles, the Chevy Impala returns for 2010 with a design that feels somewhat dated and an inter...
read more
2010 Hummer H3T Preview Hummer makes only a few minor updates to the Hummer H3T sport utility truck for 2010. The automaker adds FlexFuel capability to the H3T's 5.3-liter V8 engine, which powers the top-of-the-line H3T Alph...
read more
2010 Hummer H3 Preview The Hummer H3 receives a few minor updates for 2010. The 5.3-liter V8 engine, which powers the high-end H3 Alpha trim, gains FlexFuel capability for 2010, enabling it to run on E85 fuel, a blend of 85...
read more
2010 Saab 9-3 SportCombi Preview The 2010 Saab 9-3 SportCombi wagon rolls into 2010 with virtually no changes. Combining ample storage space with turbocharged performance and sporty styling, the 9-3 SportCombi offers a choice of thre...
read more
2010 Lexus RX 450h Review Lexus continues to refine its signature hybrids, including the 2010 RX 450h, by upping the power quotient and adding a new wave of innovative bells and whistles. The latest version of the RX hybrid sh...
read more
2010 Pontiac G5 Preview The Pontiac G5 compact sport coupe rolls into 2010 with no changes, other than the addition of Crystal Red Tintcoat and Carbon Black Metallic as new exterior colors. As in previous years, Pontiac offe...
read more
2008 Mercedes-Benz R-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz R-Class crossover SUV receives a number of styling updates for 2008, thanks to AMG, Mercedes' in-house high-performance tuner. All R-Class trims also receive 18-inch wheels for 2008....
read more
2010 Saturn Outlook Preview Saturn makes no major changes to the Outlook family-oriented SUV for 2010, but introduces a new Outlook XV trim. In addition, the automaker adds a new Preferred trim level to the Outlook XE and a Prem...
read more
2010 Saab 9-3 Preview Saab leaves its compact 9-3 sedans and convertibles virtually untouched for 2010, as the automaker turns its attention to updating and introducing other vehicles, including the redesigned 9-5 and the ...
read more
2008 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class changes little for 2008. Mercedes adds satellite radio to the CLS-Class's list of standard features and offers new wheel designs. All other features carry over from the pre...
read more
2008 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class Preview Mercedes-Benz makes a few updates to its CLK-Class two-door coupes and cabriolets for 2008. The automaker now offers the high-performance CLK63 AMG, previously available only as a cabriolet, as a coup...
read more
2008 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class Preview Two new CL-Class trims debut for 2008. The CL63 AMG and the CL65 AMG both feature performance enhancements and design tweaks courtesy of AMG, Mercedes' in-house high-performance tuner. They join the C...
read more
2010 Buick Enclave Review Although the 2010 Buick Enclave carries over from the previous year with few changes, it remains a good value for drivers seeking a luxury-oriented family hauler. Its smooth ride and quiet interior ar...
read more
2010 BMW M6 Preview BMW makes a number of subtle updates to its M6 high-performance two-door coupe and convertible for 2010, including a more streamlined, sportier exterior shape, larger headlights, revised bumpers, and ...
read more
2009 INFINITI G37 Review The G37 lineup comes of age in 2009 with the addition of four sedan trims and an all-new convertible trim. With its rocket-like performance, well-tuned suspension, and comfortable cabin, as well as it...
read more
2010 BMW M5 Preview The BMW M5's big, beefy V10 engine bites the dust for 2010, replaced by a (slightly) more fuel-efficient turbocharged 4.4-liter V8. Similar changes are occurring up and down BMW's prodigious lineup, a...
read more
2010 BMW 6 Series Preview Introduced in 2004, the sporty BMW 6 Series two-door coupe and convertible receive a design refresh for 2010, as well as a slightly longer wheelbase, a roomier interior, and a new driver-oriented cock...
read more
2009 Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano Preview The quintessential two-seat, two-door sports roadster, the Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano coupe evolves for 2009 into two trims, although the primary difference between the trims centers on the transmission....
read more
2008 Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano Preview The V12-powered 599 GTB Fiorano sport coupe debuted in 2006 as a 2007 model, replacing the 575M, and continues unchanged into 2008. The 599 GTB, or Gran Turismo Berlinetta, seats two in its stylish ca...
read more
2009 Aston Martin DB9 Preview One of the world's rarefied sports cars, the Aston Martin DB9 debuted in 2004 and remains one of the British automaker's signature models. For 2009, the 2+2 DB9 gains a more powerful engine, a freshen...
read more
2010 Jaguar XK-Series Preview Building on 60 years of legendary performance, the Jaguar XK-Series enters 2010 with two powerful new engines, new performance-related features, exterior design revisions, and some minor interior upda...
read more
2010 Jaguar XF Preview The boldly styled and well-reviewed Jaguar XF luxury sport sedan enters its second year of production with a number of changes. The XF Supercharged trim, which created a buzz in 2009 by holding its ow...
read more
2010 Lexus HS 250h Preview Geared toward entry-level luxury car buyers, the all-new Lexus HS 250h sedan joins the automaker's lineup for 2010 as its first and only "dedicated" hybrid, meaning it was designed solely as a gas/ele...
read more
2008 Lotus Europa Preview A Lotus sports car for regular drivers, the Europa two-door coupe debuted in 2006, and receives an update for 2008. A new upscale SE trim also launches for '08, joining the existing S trim in the line...
read more
2008 Tesla Roadster Preview After years of anticipation, the electric-powered Tesla Roadster goes on sale in 2008 with very limited availability. Based in Menlo Park, Calif., Tesla Motors took several months to build its first f...
read more
2009 Chevrolet Tahoe Review In many ways, the 2009 Chevy Tahoe sets the standard in the full-size SUV category and will appeal to drivers who require a large vehicle for towing boats or trailers or hauling around big families an...
read more
2007 Maserati GranTurismo Preview One of Italy's storied marques, along with Ferrari and Lamborghini, Maserati continues its long line of iconic performance-oriented sports cars with the Maserati GranTurismo, new for 2007. Drawing on ...
read more
2009 Ferrari F430 Preview The accolades for the Ferrari F430 seem to keep coming at lightning speed, which also pretty much describes how fast this supercar can travel. Clocking a 0-to-60 time of 3.9 seconds and topping out at...
read more
2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Preview A quick look at a few significant numbers will tell you a lot about the 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution: 291 hp, 300 lb-ft of torque, and 0 to 60 in about 5 seconds. Those numbers add up to raw power...
read more
2008 Ford Fiesta Preview Ford's first major global car, the 2008 Fiesta, initially appeared in Europe, with a nearly exact version scheduled to arrive in the U.S. sometime in 2009. One of the few minor changes between the Eur...
read more
2008 Ferrari F430 Preview The 2008 Ferrari F430 epitomizes the concept of a supercar, thanks to its exotic mystique, its race-car heritage, and its masterful mixture of automotive art and pure adrenaline-rush power. Components...
read more
2008 Commuter Cars Tango Preview Hand-built and fairly expensive, the 2008 Tango has no problem standing out in a crowd - or slipping easily through one. Manufactured in Spokane, Washington, by Commuter Cars, the Tango looks like a c...
read more
2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class luxury compact SUVs join the German automaker's lineup for 2010 and add a fresh jolt of excitement, thanks to their distinctly sedan-like front end, attractive side profile...
read more
2009 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review Given their sky-high pricetags, S-Class sedans appeal to knowledgeable, demanding, and deep-pocketed drivers who know what they want from a luxury sedan and expect a lot from Mercedes-Benz, and on mos...
read more
2009 Lexus LS 460 Review Lexus's flagship LS 460 has earned its spot as one of the world's top luxury sedans, delivering a class-leading ride, proven reliability, and state-of-the-art comfort, technology, and safety features....
read more
2009 Lexus GS 350 Review Longtime Lexus fans will find a lot to like in the 2009 GS 350, including all the expected bells and whistles, as well as refined styling cues and luxury amenities that have made Lexus a highly respec...
read more
2009 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class Review The 2009 Mercedes-Benz appeals to a certain type of driver, one who requires the spaciousness of a roomy cabin and third-row seating, combined with the upscale amenities typical of a Mercedes. However...
read more
2009 Mazda CX-9 Review The 2009 CX-9 continues to demonstrate the fun and functionality of the crossover SUV, which has growing appeal to today's discerning consumers. Its lower center of gravity, when compared to a traditi...
read more
2009 Lexus IS 350 Review Drivers seeking a comfortable luxury commuter with some power under the hood should consider the 2009 Lexus IS 350, which can be a good value when compared to competitors such as the BMW 3-Series and ...
read more
2009 Lexus IS 250 Review The 2009 Lexus IS 250 appeals to a certain type of driver - one who appreciates the sedan's small, comfortable cabin, sporty yet controversial exterior styling, and fuel-efficient V6 engine. Taller dr...
read more
2009 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Review With their freshened design and new interior components, the M-Class SUVs continue to exhibit many of the features drivers have come to expect from Mercedes-Benz. The ride remains solid, and handling ...
read more
2009 INFINITI M45 Preview While a number of Infiniti vehicles, including the G37 and M35 sedans, receive a boost in power and a nifty seven-speed automatic transmission for 2009, the highly capable M45 sedan soldiers on with f...
read more
2009 INFINITI M35 Preview The Infiniti M35 sedan receives a boost in power for 2009, in the form of a new V6 engine, and a new seven-speed automatic transmission. Power comes in the form of a new 3.5-liter V6, which produces 3...
read more
2009 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Review The 2009 Mercedes-Benz E-Class sets the standard for the large luxury car class, combining attractive styling, amazing performance, and the luxurious interiors owners have come to expect from the Germ...
read more
2009 Mercury Milan Review The 2009 Mercury Milan has a lot going for it, including a solid build, good handling, and a comfortable interior. Some reviewers consider the Milan underpowered, although the majority of owners find ...
read more
2009 Mazda CX-7 Review The Mazda CX-7 excels in many areas but lacks in others, so owners' opinions of the vehicle vary depending on their requirements. If you're looking for a quick, agile SUV with sporty styling and good ...
read more
2009 Ford Taurus Review Although many consider the 2009 Ford Taurus a no-frills sedan, it delivers respectable performance and handling, as well as a roomy and comfortable cabin. The family-oriented Taurus excels in a few ar...
read more
2009 Chevrolet Avalanche Review Few vehicles on the road today offer the flexibility and functionality of the 2009 Chevrolet Avalanche, thanks to its innovative midgate and easily configurable cabin. For a big beast, the Avalanche h...
read more
2009 Acura RDX Review Now in its third year and one of the top vehicles in the emerging small SUV automotive segment, the 2009 Acura RDX combines a lot in a small package, offering a well-equipped cabin, a spirited turboch...
read more
2009 Acura MDX Review While reviewers generally rave about the 2009 Acura MDX, praising its handling, interior, reliability, and safety features, owners are more discerning, citing odd noises, poor visibility out the back,...
read more
2009 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Review Overall, Mercedes delivers a stylish, comfortable, and competent car in the 2009 C-Class. While some still consider it the Baby Benz, it has indeed grown up, offering drivers a range of engine choices...
read more
2009 Mercedes-Benz G-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz G-Class receives a bump in power for 2009 and a change in nomenclature, as the G500 morphs into the G550, reflecting its new, more powerful engine. In addition, the G-Class receives ...
read more
2009 Lexus RX 350 Review Nearing the end of its current design, and due for a next-generation replacement in 2010, the 2009 RX 350 might start to seem dated in a couple of years, although for now its overall exterior and inte...
read more
2009 Hyundai Azera Review The 2009 Hyundai Azera might be one of the best-kept secrets in the luxury-sedan segment. While it doesn't quite compete with more established luxury cars from other automakers, the Azera improves eac...
read more
2009 Dodge Journey Review Emphasizing convenience and functionality over performance and luxury features, the new 2009 Dodge Journey should appeal to busy, budget-minded families seeking a well-equipped family hauler for aroun...
read more
2009 Jeep Liberty Review Jeep took much-needed steps to improve the Liberty's ride and handling for 2009, with some success. The compact SUV still has a truck-like feel, however, and seems more at home off-road than on paveme...
read more
2009 Jeep Grand Cherokee Review The 2009 Grand Cherokee continues to live up to its legendary status as a solid, comfortable, and safe SUV, and remains a popular choice for adventuring families who like to leave behind the paved roa...
read more
2009 Hyundai Santa Fe Review With its long list of standard features, top-of-the-line safety systems, and surprisingly upscale cabin materials, the 2009 Santa Fe represents a good buy, considering its relatively low pricetag and ...
read more
2009 Honda Ridgeline Review While the 2009 Honda Ridgeline might not be able to keep up with the big-boy work trucks favored by many in the construction and agricultural trades, it definitely appeals to a certain segment of week...
read more
2009 Audi A4 Avant Review Drivers who seek a more fuel-efficient alternative to an SUV but don't want to give up cargo space will find a good option in the 2009 Audi A4 Avant. Its new turbocharged four-cylinder engine and Tipt...
read more
2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class two-door coupes and cabriolets receive only minor updates for 2009. The automaker adds heated front seats as standard equipment for all CLK-Class vehicles, as well as a sta...
read more
2009 Buick LaCrosse Review The 2009 Buick LaCrosse will appeal to more conservative drivers who appreciate a plush, comfortable ride and an appealing though uninspiring design. The LaCrosse handles well as long as it's not push...
read more
2009 Buick Enclave Review Thanks to its many attributes, including a number of upscale amenities, the 2009 Buick Enclave offers a good value for drivers seeking a luxury crossover vehicle. Although some drivers have noted isol...
read more
2009 Audi S4 Review If you need an economical vehicle to haul around a large family, the 2009 Audi S4 probably won't meet your expectations. But if you're in the market for a car that makes a statement, drives like a tru...
read more
2009 Audi A4 Review With the redesigned 2009 A4, Audi continues to set the trends in the highly competitive entry-level luxury sedan segment. Offering more interior space and cargo room than its predecessor without gaini...
read more
2009 Mazda Tribute Preview Following an exterior and interior redesign in 2008, the Mazda Tribute SUV receives two new engines as well as a number of minor updates for '09. For starters, Mazda has replaced the previous year's 1...
read more
2009 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Preview Mercedes-Benz gives the SLR-Class a makeover for 2009, launching a limited-edition SLR McLaren Roadster 722 S, which takes the place of the previous year's SLR McLaren Roadster. Powered by a superchar...
read more
2009 Saturn VUE Review The 2009 Saturn VUE compact SUV, now in the second year of a redesign, represents a good value for drivers and offers a wide range of standard features, including numerous storage spaces, that will me...
read more
2009 Mercedes-Benz R-Class Preview Mercedes-Benz streamlines the R-Class lineup for 2009 and adds a few new features to the standard equipment list for R-Class models. For starters, the '09 R-Class lineup consists of just two vehicles ...
read more
2009 Saturn Aura Review For drivers seeking a competitive, fuel-efficient, and reasonably priced American-made midsize sedan, the Aura offers a worthy option, even though Saturn borrowed many of its components from the Europ...
read more
2009 Toyota Camry Review The Toyota Camry's nearly iconic status as a reliable, high-quality midsize sedan won't be shaken by the 2009 version, which carries over from the previous year with no major changes. While the four-c...
read more
2009 Mazda RX-8 Preview Now in its sixth year of production, the sporty RX-8 four-door coupe continues to give the Mazda lineup a dash of much-needed excitement, as did its predecessor, the iconic RX-7. For 2009, the RX-8 re...
read more
2009 Tesla Roadster Review The trend-setting Tesla Roadster certainly demands all the attention it has received over the past couple of years, and the slightly revised 2009 version improves on the original, but limited producti...
read more
2009 Porsche 911 Preview For 45 years, the Porsche 911 has set the standard as one of the world's legendary sports cars, thanks to its timeless design, innovative German engineering, and hold-on-to-your-hat performance. And t...
read more
2009 Saturn Sky Car Overview Saturn jazzes up its popular Sky performance roadster for 2009 by introducing three new exterior colors. Evening Blue and Ruby Red, as well as Hydro Blue, available on a limited basis, replace the pre...
read more
2008 Honda CR-V Review The CR-V remains the leader of the pack in the compact SUV segment, and while the vehicle has its minor faults, drivers will find in the CR-V a solid, reliable vehicle with a good mix of style, comfor...
read more
2008 Honda Civic Coupe Review While some competitors, such as the Nissan Altima Coupe and the Toyota Camry Solara, come equipped with more powerful engines, the Civic Coupe continues to appeal to drivers, thanks to its aerodynamic...
read more
2008 Honda Civic Review The 2008 Civic continues its long tradition of delivering exactly what drivers have come to expect - reliable, economical transportation that looks good on the outside, keeps occupants safe and comfor...
read more
2008 Honda Accord Coupe Review Honda went to great lengths to make the '08 Accord Coupe stand out not only from the competition, but from the Accord Sedan as well, and by all accounts the automaker succeeded, creating a sporty car ...
read more