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2017 Chevrolet Traverse Preview Ask any automotive enthusiast which vehicle is the most reliable and they'll tell you any vehicle's last model year is likely to be the least troublesome. That should be good news for anyone consideri...
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2017 Kia Optima Hybrid Preview Although the price of gasoline has dropped, and sales of hybrid vehicles along with it, Kia remains committed to providing its customers with green options. In that regard, the 2017 Kia Optima arrives...
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2017 Chevrolet Corvette Preview Typically, the most interesting previews here at CarGurus are those that cover the advent of a new model generation...but the 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray may well break that rule. Everyone knows ...
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2016 INFINITI QX60 Hybrid Preview Although smaller compact cars are more likely to receive the green treatment, that treatment actually makes more sense for larger vehicles like the 2016 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid. Small cars are already fu...
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2017 Mitsubishi i-MiEV Preview These are odd times for electric vehicles (EVs) like the 2017 Mitsubishi i-MiEV. As the global warming discussion hits a fever pitch, sales of affordable EVs have peaked and declined and are now at su...
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2017 Jaguar XF Preview Jaguar’s 2017 XF midsize sports sedan carries the weight of the company on its shoulders. Making up more than half of Jaguar's sales, the XF needs to be a very special vehicle--and it is. Redesigned f...
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2017 Jaguar F-TYPE Preview Most performance/luxury vehicle previews begin with a catalog of expensive model enhancements and end with the news that prices have gone up. So we are pleased to tell you that the 2017 Jaguar F-TYPE ...
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2017 Ford Explorer Preview Ford’s fifth-generation Explorer crossover has come a long way since it launched in 2011. A new engine has been added, and interior and exterior have been refreshed. Now, the Explorer’s evolution cont...
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2017 Ford Fusion Preview Ford is surely desperate to see its updated 2017 Fusion catch up with the Honda Accord and Toyota Camry--in sales, that is. Because one thing is certain: the all-new Ford Fusion Sport, with its new 2....
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2016 Lexus NX 200t Preview The 2016 Lexus NX 200t premium compact crossover may well have been the most successful new vehicle of the past year. Google ranked the NX 200t ninth overall in vehicle internet searches this year, an...
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2016 Subaru Impreza Preview Subaru’s Impreza sedan and 5-door hatchback models move into 2016 as leaders in many ways. The Impreza is the most affordable all-wheel drive (AWD) car in America, and it boasts the best fuel economy ...
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2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class Preview The 2016 Mercedes GLC-Class comes to America with a mission. Simply put, the GLC is intended to make us forget the GLK-Class, which it replaces. The new GLC is based loosely on the Mercedes C-Class ca...
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2016 Kia Optima Hybrid Preview No midsize car lineup would be complete without a fuel-sipping hybrid trim, and Kia’s 2016 Optima Hybrid offers proven technology. With an EPA-rated 40 mpg highway, the Optima is a large car that retu...
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2016 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class Preview Entering its third model year since inception, the 2016 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class continues to serve many purposes for both the company and Mercedes customers. The CLA is the “entry-level” Mercedes-Benz...
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2016 Lexus IS 350 Preview The 2016 Lexus IS 350 enters the new model year a winner. Redesigned back in 2014 with an all-new appearance and chassis, the IS 350 took on the segment’s perennial leader, the BMW 335i, and beat it i...
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2016 Lexus CT 200h Preview The Lexus CT 200h may be the least-reported-on green car in America. But despite its low media profile, it remains one of the top-selling green cars in the U.S. market, outpacing the Volt, Leaf, and B...
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2016 Chevrolet SS Preview Sleeper car: A powerful performance car with an unassuming exterior design. While all the rage in America from the 1950s through the early 1970s, the idea of a car that has plain-Jane looks and a mons...
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2016 Toyota Sequoia Preview The 2016 Toyota Sequoia remains one of the best Toyota/Lexus brand values for families in search of an all-road vehicle with seating for up to 8 and solid towing capability. The coming year's Sequoia ...
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2016 Lexus IS 300 Preview Responding to consumer demand for all-wheel-drive sports sedans, Lexus has introduced the new IS 300 AWD for 2016. The IS 300 AWD has a new engine, a price placing it squarely in the meat of the marke...
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2016 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Preview How could a full-sized SUV possibly handle this well? That's what Land Rover wants you to think while driving its 2016 Range Rover Sport. And reviewers of the Range Rover Sport often do start their re...
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2016 Land Rover Discovery Sport Preview For 2016, Land Rover continues with the all-new Discovery Sport that it introduced in 2015. This new vehicle seems to have many of the great attributes one would expect from the Land Rover and Range R...
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2016 Audi S8 Preview With so many amazing Audi S-line performance sedans, one would assume that the smaller and lighter-weight among them would also be the quickest. But such does not appear to be the case: the quickest S...
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2016 smart fortwo Preview The little smart fortwo will see big changes in 2016, with all-new gasoline variants in the lineup. The electric version, sold in limited markets, will continue unchanged. Before we go too far, we sho...
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2016 Ram ProMaster City Preview The days when tradespeople used converted people-haulers as work vans have passed. Ram, Ford, GM, and Nissan all now offer both compact and full-size commercial vans to those planning on using them as...
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2016 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Preview Are you a BMW 5-Series shopper who wants the performance, style, and swagger of the sedan, but who needs the versatility of a wagon? Your prayers have been answered--and fear not, you won’t have to ow...
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2016 BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo Preview The 2016 BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo (GT) may see a few cosmetic and engine changes as it enters its third year of production. The hatch-back sports a few inches of extra room for rear-seat passengers a...
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2016 Kia Sportage Preview The 2016 U.S.-market Kia Sportage compact crossover receives only minor upgrades and changes for the new model year, significant because the 2016 Sportage is changing substantially for markets oversea...
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2016 Dodge Grand Caravan Preview The 2016 model year marks the Dodge Grand Caravan's 32nd birthday. Which makes it about the same age as the moms and dads who look to it as the best solution for carting around their large families. F...
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2016 Chevrolet Spark EV Preview The Chevrolet Spark EV has accomplished amazing things. GM’s only fully electric vehicle, this Korean-built micro-EV was launched in 2013 in California and Oregon, picking up where the discontinued Ge...
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2016 Maserati GranTurismo Preview No vehicle better epitomizes the Italian grand touring car than the Maserati GranTurismo. While some Ferraris certainly qualify as grand touring cars, most are truly supercars, and Alfa Romeo offers o...
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2016 Volvo S60L Preview The Chinese automotive market has begun to drive automotive design at top automakers, the latest example being Volvo's plan to bring its S60L sedan to the U.S. market in 2016. The S60L is a stretched ...
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2016 Porsche Cayman Preview 2016 may be forever remembered as the year that Porsche went back to putting four-cylinder engines in its sports cars. According to reliable sources, the 2016 Porsche Cayman coupe will begin using hor...
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2016 Subaru Legacy Preview Every car category has its hidden gems, and the 2016 Subaru Legacy is one of these. The Legacy has been a separate model from the Outback since 2015 and is available only as a sedan for the upcoming m...
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2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Preview The Mercedes-Benz S-Class has long been considered the pinnacle of the luxury sedan segment. For 2016, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class continues to bear this responsibility in style and will offer a new tri...
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2016 Chevrolet Sonic Preview Chevrolet may be tipping its emphasis toward trucks and giant SUVs heading into 2016, but at the small end of its product line, the subcompact Sonic is flourishing. Sales are robust, and the Sonic has...
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2016 Dodge Viper Preview The Dodge Viper has always been an extreme car, but for 2016 Dodge amps up the car beyond past states of tune. In its first hint as to what was to come in 2016, Dodge said its ACR Viper would be the “...
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2016 Hyundai Equus Preview Every serious automaker has a flagship luxury sedan. At Hyundai, that model is the impressive 2016 Equus. If the word Equus sounds familiar to you, it is because it’s the name of the genus that mammal...
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2016 Lamborghini Aventador Preview Lamborghini’s flagship Aventador model line enters its final year of sales and production for 2016. The V12, midengine supercar with wild stealth-fighter styling has evolved since its introduction in ...
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2016 Subaru WRX STI Preview Once a low-volume rally-car lookalike for street use, the Subaru WRX STI has morphed into a very important part of Subaru’s car business. In case you’ve been away from the Subaru news a while, we'll t...
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2016 Audi A3 Sportback Preview Every automaker who serves the U.S. market must produce zero-emissions vehicles (ZEVs). Audi is no different from any other in this regard. As the California Air Resources Board (CARB) mandates begin ...
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2016 GMC Yukon Preview America’s vast open spaces, endless recreation areas, and large families conspire to create a market for big vehicles. The 2016 GMC Yukon fills the needs of those who want to move up to 9 people at on...
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2016 Audi A4 Preview Nobody builds a better executive sedan than Audi. A select few automakers can be considered Audi’s equal, but the A4 midsize sedan defines the executive sedan more than any other vehicle. The A4 i
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2016 GMC Acadia Preview Buying the last model year of a vehicle’s design offers many benefits. Those who choose the 2016 GMC Acadia will enjoy a vehicle that has had all the glitches and bugs purged over the 9 years it's bee...
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2016 Cadillac ATS Coupe Preview Now that the auto industry is rocking huge sales numbers, automakers are bringing back niche cars, like sporty, rear-wheel-drive (RWD) coupes. Cadillac’s 2016 ATS Coupe is less practical than the seda...
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2015 Dodge Viper Preview Has the 2015 Viper been tamed, or elevated, or whatever it's called when a car loses its way and becomes just another Sunday cruiser for gentlemen who want an insanely fast car to make the morning cof...
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2016 Cadillac ELR Preview Forget what you may have heard about the Cadillac ELR. If you ever have a chance to stand next to one in person, just step back and look at it for a while. Many automotive writers say it's the best lo...
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2016 Porsche Boxster Preview This year the Porsche Boxster will turn 20. It was back in 1996 that a new, midengine, convertible-only roadster joined the Porsche lineup with a starting price under $40K. At the time, the Boxster wa...
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2016 BMW M6 Preview Consider the 2016 BMW M6 a special model line within a special series of BMW cars. The 6 Series is a coupe body style slotted between the 5 Series sedan and the larger 7 Series. The 6 Series appears m...
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2016 Cadillac CTS-V Preview While one luxury car company was calling V8 engines dinosaurs and planning a 316-hp engine as its top gasoline motor, Cadillac took a different direction. It developed an engine with more than twice t...
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2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe Preview Suddenly, every automaker wants a compact sport coupe with near-supercar performance. Cadillac brings its new 2016 ATS-V Coupe to that party, and more than a few other premium automakers wish it had s...
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2016 Audi S7 Preview To most Americans, a hatchback is a turnoff. For some reason we just don’t like the look, extra practicality, and extra space. If there is a single vehicle in the U.S. market that breaks that general ...
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2016 Mitsubishi i-MiEV Preview EV purists will be happy to know the Mitsubishi i-MiEV returns to the US in 2016. The car has been on-again, off-again since its introduction with no 2015 model or 2013 model. By all appearances, Mits...
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2016 Audi S6 Preview Trying to read the mind of a midsize Audi sedan shopper, we ask the question, why the 2016 Audi S6? Mainly two reasons. First, for some reason the buyer does not like the Audi A7, which is unique, gor...
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2016 INFINITI QX50 Preview If size was the problem for the Infiniti QX50, the solution is now at hand. For 2016, Infiniti’s sort-of crossover, sort-of wagon will grow in all dimensions, but most importantly in length. However, ...
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2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage Preview Once someone decides to invest good money into a special vehicle, many questions need answering. Practical or exotic? What budget to assign? What priorities matter most? Is this is a lifetime commitme...
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2015 Aston Martin Rapide Preview Aston Martin manufactures just four models of automobiles, so it’s not surprising the Rapide S remains the only sedan. Speaking factually, the Rapide S is a five-door hatchback. Here in the U.S. we en...
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2015 Ferrari FF Preview According to the Oxford Dictionaries, “shooting brake” means station wagon, but the phrase has an older definition. It's a British term. The shooting part is as it sounds. People in the 19th century w...
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2015 McLaren 650S Preview The defining aspect of the 2015 McLaren 650S may be how you are enclosed by it. As the driver, you'll sit ahead of the engine, and there is little trunk space (maybe enough for a small gym bag) separa...
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2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Preview Volkswagen wants you to know that the 2015 Golf SportWagen offers more. More space in its cargo area, more miles per gallon, more length, more width, more leg and shoulder room and more high strength ...
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2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Preview The top automakers are no different than kids in a sandbox. When Chevy created the Camaro ZL1, and then the Z/28, it was as if it had created two nice sandcastles. Dodge came over to look, kicked them...
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2015 Aston Martin Vanquish Preview The Aston Martin Vanquish has remained pretty much the same car as when it was introduced about 12 years ago.This would be the worst of insults for a midsize commuter car, but for a V12 grand touring ...
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2016 Mazda CX-3 Preview Automakers are thrilled that compact crossovers are all the rage. Their next plan? Grow the subcompact crossover market following the same basic game plan. Mazda’s exciting new 2016 CX-3 is one of the...
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2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid Preview The 2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid does achieve greater fuel economy than its conventional sibling. However, it's the extra power and torque that makes it special. Yes, the Crosstrek hybrid is a fuel...
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2015 Nissan Armada Preview If “Go big or go home” is a motto you use, the 2015 Nissan Armada may be just your thing. The Armada is Nissan’s answer to the Toyota Sequoia, Ford Expedition, and Chevrolet Suburban. It’s big, brawny...
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2015 Bentley Flying Spur Preview When a Mercedes SL 550, BMW 750, or Audi S8 just doesn’t ring one’s bell, Bentley’s Flying Spur may be the answer. The 2015 Bentley Flying Spur not only has a much more exclusive name than these other...
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2015 Lexus ES 300h Preview What if you drove a hybrid and it felt completely normal? What if the vehicle seemed just like any other vehicle, but got much better mileage? If you have ever asked yourself that question, you can fi...
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2015 Hyundai Elantra GT Preview Five-passenger hatchbacks like the 2015 Hyundai Elantra GT have long been ignored in the U.S. market, but are now flying off dealer lots. Practical and good looking to many, the “5-door” model of many...
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2015 Toyota Prius c Preview If you are considering a Toyota 2015 Prius c, you're in good company. The Prius c is the U.S. market’s second leading seller among all green vehicles. It outsells every model EV, and only its big brot...
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2015 Porsche 918 Spyder Preview Porsche did not need to use a hybrid electric drive system in the 918 Spyder hypercar. The automaker could have set the track record at the famous Nurburgring without using two electric motors to augm...
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2015 Lamborghini Huracan Preview At a recent gathering of the U.S. motor press, held at a private racetrack, every new hot car was available for testing. The Corvette Stingray, a Dodge Hellcat, Alfa Romeo 4C, SRT Viper, Nissan GTR, B...
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2015 Kia Soul EV Preview The inherent coolness of the 5-passenger 2015 Kia Soul comes from its shape. That newly popular cube style also lends itself perfectly to an electric vehicle (EV). Kia wisely waited for other automake...
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2015 Audi Q3 Preview The new 2015 Audi A3 slots below the popular Q5 from Audi and enters a market segment just now evolving. Premium automakers hope the next hot new segment will be subcompact crossovers. The compact cro...
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2015 Honda Civic Coupe Preview Car buyers looking for a coupe body style, sporty handling, a modern infotainment system and excellent fuel economy would do well to start with the 2015 Honda Civic Coupe. This is the leading seller i...
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2015 Ferrari F12berlinetta Preview A screaming front-mounted, normally aspirated V12. A long, wide, functional and beautiful body. The 2015 F12berlinetta is not only Ferrari’s top grand-touring car, it's also more capable than all but ...
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2015 Land Rover Range Rover Preview In the automotive world, certain models elicit a clear mental image. The Land Rover Range Rover epitomizes this. For 2015, the Range Rover remains one of the best vehicles for on-road use made at any ...
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2015 BMW ActiveHybrid 7 Preview Even in its most decadent luxury sedans, BMW remains committed to offering greener drivetrain options. The 2015 BMW Active Hybrid 7 is the largest and most luxurious of the three ActiveHybrid models t...
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2015 BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Preview BMW has a host of powerful fuel-efficient sedans from which its loyal customers may choose. The 2015 BMW ActiveHybrid 5 is one choice BMW shoppers should consider if their priorities include fuel econ...
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2015 Ferrari 458 Italia Preview How would you imagine your dream Ferrari to be laid out? If a 2-seat, mid/rear-engine platform with a high-revving V8 engine is your fantasy, the 2015 Ferrari 458 Italia is your car. It is as beautifu...
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2015 BMW ActiveHybrid 3 Preview With the 2015 BMW ActiveHybrid 3, BMW turns the hybrid model upside down. The excellent 335i serves as a platform onto which BMW adds a light hybrid system to create a car that is better in all measur...
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2015 Honda Accord Hybrid Preview The 2015 Honda Accord Hybrid is one of the most advanced vehicles for sale in the U.S. market at any price point. Its drivetrain technology has set the bar for hybrids. Like all green cars, the Accord...
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