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2019 Nissan Altima Preview The Nissan Altima has always faced stiff competition in a crowded segment, and the sixth-generation Altima is no exception. For 2019, the Altima has been thoroughly reworked, starting with distinctive...
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2018 Nissan Titan Preview Nissan’s appropriately-named Titan full-size pickup first came out in 2003, and it was redesigned for 2016. As changes have been slow for the Titan in the past, and it continues into 2018 largely the...
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2018 Land Rover Discovery Preview The Land Rover Discovery, affectionately known as the “Disco”, has been around for nearly 30 years and is now in its fifth generation, introduced last year. The latest Discovery is based around an alu...
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2018 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Preview Launched in 2012, the Range Rover Evoque showed the world that a small crossover SUV could be stylish. Its off-road capability proved that it was worthy of the Range Rover badge. This year, changes ar...
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2018 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid Preview The Lincoln MKZ is available with a trio of engines, including a turbo-4, a twin-turbo V-6, and a hybrid. The hybrid is the humblest of the range, but it is available with all the convenience and luxu...
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2018 smart fortwo electric drive Preview The Smart ForTwo has been in the U.S. market for about a decade now. When it first arrived on our shores after its success in Europe, there wasn’t much like it on the road. Since then, a few tiny city...
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2018 Nissan GT-R Preview The Nissan GT-R has always offered maximum performance per dollar. The big change for 2018 is the new “Pure” model that does away with a handful of features to push the base price under the $100,000 m...
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2019 Lincoln Nautilus Preview Debuting for 2019, the Lincoln Nautilus is a full redesign of the MKX midsize crossover, which was discontinued after 2018. With a major facelift, the Lincoln Nautilus brings the automaker’s midsize c...
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2018 Mazda MAZDA6 Preview Now more so than ever, buyers in the market for a midsize sedan are spoiled for choice. The Mazda6 may not have the name recognition of competitors, but it is one of the best looking cars in its class...
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2019 Volvo V60 Preview The all-new 2019 Volvo V60 features a sculpted shape with cool details like slim LED headlights that are shaped like Thor’s hammer. The interior showcases the best in Scandinavian design, and it’s the...
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2018 BMW M3 Preview In the world of German performance cars, the BMW M3 is one of the most prestigious names of all time. The latest version is very different from the original. The latest M3 is a luxurious 4-door sed
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2018 Bentley Flying Spur Preview Among numerical model nameplates, the Flying Spur stands out. Tracing its lineage back to the 1950s, Bentley began calling four-door versions of the Continental GT coupe the ‘Continental Flying Spur.’...
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2018 Aston Martin Vanquish Preview The current Aston Martin Vanquish is in its last year of production, and it’s not going away quietly. The first Vanquish dates back to 2001 as a replacement for the old Virage, and a new version came ...
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2018 Ferrari GTC4Lusso Preview At the beginning of the decade, Ferrari took a big leap with a model called the FF, which was a four-seater Ferrari with a hatchback rear and a highly advanced all-wheel drive system. This major depar...
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2018 Ferrari 812 Superfast Preview It’s a simple, almost juvenile name, but “Superfast” is just about the coolest moniker ever given to an automobile. The original Ferrari Superfast came in the 1950s, and the 500 Superfast was among th...
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2018 Ferrari GTC4Lusso T Preview As almost every other high-end or performance car manufacturer has introduced an SUV into their lineup, Ferrari remains one of the last holdouts, and the closest thing to an SUV with a Prancing Horse ...
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2018 Maserati GranTurismo Preview Since its inception in 2007, Maserati has done little to change the GranTurismo’s striking design. For 2018, however, Maserati restyles one of the most significant features of any car: the nose. An ae...
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2018 Audi S7 Preview A sportier “S” version of the Audi A7, the S7, delivers the thrust of a twin-turbo V8 and better driving dynamics than the A7. The S7 is similar to its S6 cousin, with the only big difference being it...
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2018 Audi S6 Preview Like most Audi models currently on the market, the S6 looks like a comfortable luxury sedan to casual observers—until they hear the throaty baritone of its twin-turbo 8-cylinder engine. Based on the s...
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2018 Ferrari California T Preview Since 2008, the Ferrari California and turbocharged California T have been a sales success, but during the summer of 2018, Ferrari is introducing a replacement hardtop convertible four-seater model ca...
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2018 Lamborghini Huracan Preview Lamborghini released the Huracán in 2014 as a replacement for its entry-level Gallardo. The Huracán is powered by a big, naturally aspirated V10 in an age when most of the competition has turned to tu...
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2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class Preview In 2016, Mercedes-Benz introduced the GLC-Class, which marks five separate SUVs for buyers to choose from in the company’s lineup. The GLC-Class offers multiple configurations to choose from for each ...
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2018 Lincoln MKX Preview In 2007, Lincoln introduced the MKX as a mid-size luxury SUV based on the Ford Edge. However, in typical Lincoln fashion, the MKX offers far more in the way of luxury and comfort. Lincoln revamped the...
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2018 Aston Martin DB11 Preview At the 2016 Geneva Motor Show, Aston Martin introduced the all-new 2017 DB11 model as a celebrated replacement for the old DB9. Since it’s an expensive and relatively low-production car, the DB11 goes...
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2018 BMW M2 Preview While the M2 may be the entry-level M car, it is a genuine M-built performance car and not one of the gussied up “M Sport Package” versions of other BMW models. The M2 is more driver-oriented than oth...
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2018 Lexus ES 300h Preview The Lexus ES has been the company’s sensible midsize luxury sedan for years, and in 2013, the automaker introduced the hybrid version called the ES 300h. Still built on the Toyota Camry platform, the ...
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2018 Lexus GS 350 Preview Like many of the cars built by Lexus, the GS can take on its German rivals when it comes to luxury and is arguably superior in terms of reliability and build quality, but just lacks a certain wow-fact...
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2018 MINI Cooper Clubman Preview After the success of the new Mini that BMW revamped in the early 2000s, the brand has gradually expanded its lineup to include convertibles, sport models, and even crossover SUVs that you could barely...
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2018 MINI Cooper Preview The original Mini of 1959 pretty much defined the modern economy car, but the new version resurrected by BMW back in the early 2000s is something more. While neither revolutionary nor terribly inexpen...
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2018 GMC Sierra 3500HD Preview Based on the Chevrolet Silverado platform, the Sierra 3500HD is GMC’s one-ton workhorse pickup, but unlike the Chevrolet, it offers drivers the unique ability to do serious work in cutting-edge comfor...
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2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD Preview Based on the Silverado HD, the 2018 Sierra 2500HD ups the ante in terms of luxury, style, and price. The Sierra lineup got a full redesign in 2017, so changes for 2018 are minimal but worth noting. Al...
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2018 Honda Civic Type R Preview Last year marked an exciting introduction into the U.S. market for fans of the Type R Hondas. Aside from a limited run from the Integra, the only exposure Type R’s received here was from the entertai...
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2018 Toyota 4Runner Preview The Toyota 4Runner has evolved from what was essentially a small pickup with a fully enclosed cargo area into a distinct model of SUV that has fairly compact proportions but more serious off-road and ...
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2018 Toyota Tacoma Preview Toyota’s venerable Tacoma pickup is currently in its third generation, which was only just introduced for 2016. While it has increasingly stiff competition from the Chevrolet Colorado/GMC Canyon, Niss...
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2018 Chevrolet Volt Preview The second generation Chevy Volt has been available in all 50 states since the beginning of 2016, and its main appeal is that it has all the appeal of a full EV but also has the option of internal com...
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2018 Buick Cascada Preview The Buick Cascada is something of a unicorn, mostly because there isn’t really anything else like it on the market. Most convertibles in this price range are decidedly more sporty, driver-focused cars...
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2018 FIAT 124 Spider Preview Fiat reintroduced the 124 Spider in 2017, 50 years after the original hit the roads. The new 124 Spider’s proud Italian heritage is evident in its distinctive styling and exhaust note, though it’s act...
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2018 Audi A3 Sportback Preview People shopping for a 2018 Audi A3 have multiple choices: front-wheel drive, all-wheel drive, two-door convertible, and four-door sedan. But what about those looking for a hybrid? Drivers need look no...
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2018 Audi S3 Preview The Audi S3, based on the A3, steps up as a performance sedan, all while costing less than $44,000 for the base model. Even with its Volkswagen Golf underpinnings, the S3 looks and feels completely li...
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2018 BMW X5 M Preview The X5 is BMW’s midsize crossover offering, typically seen in suburbia shuttling groceries and kids. For 2010, however, BMW made an interesting move in introducing the X5 M, meaning that the M badge w...
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2018 BMW X6 M Preview BMW introduced its X6, dubbed a “Sports Activity Coupe,” for the 2008 model year, and it was closely followed by an all-out performance version called the X6 M. The X6 is little more than an X5 midsiz...
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2018 Toyota Corolla iM Preview The Toyota Corolla is the world’s best-selling car thanks to its affordable price, practicality, and sterling reputation for reliability. The vast majority of new Corollas on the road are the ubiquito...
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2018 Ram ProMaster Preview The full-size Ram ProMaster is tall and cavernous on the inside while also being eminently configurable and even highly maneuverable, making it one of the top choices for commercial clients, road trip...
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2018 Ram ProMaster City Preview Those who are shopping for a small urban commercial van have a surprising number of choices. The Chevrolet City Express, Nissan NV200, Mercedes-Benz Metris, and the popular Ford Transit Connect are al...
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2018 Audi RS 7 Preview To the everyday driver, the Audi RS 7 looks like little more than a nice German luxury car. It is based on the A7, after all, which indeed is a nice German luxury car. Not many would guess that the RS...
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2018 Porsche Cayenne Preview It seems like all the premium luxury and performance automakers are building an SUV these days, and you can thank the success of the Porsche Cayenne for that. The model has been a huge hit for Porsche...
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2018 BMW 2 Series Preview For 2018, the BMW 2 Series gets a sizable bump in base price but not much else. Even so, that doesn’t take much of the appeal away from this sporty luxury compact 2-door, which is available in both co...
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2018 Audi TT Preview When it first came out in the late ‘90s, the Audi TT wasn’t much to write home about. It looked every bit the part of a tossable 2-seater sports car, but with a front-wheel-drive (FWD) platform and li...
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2018 Ford Escape Preview Currently in its third generation, the Ford Escape compact crossover SUV competes with the likes of the Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4, and Hyundai Santa Fe. Despite its adventurous-sounding name, the Escape...
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2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Preview A perennial industry leader in technology and comfort, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class enters 2018 with a host of new updates. It’s still technically the same design introduced for 2014, but the changes to ...
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2018 Audi A4 Allroad Preview For those who value the dimensions and utility of an SUV but like the looks of a traditional station wagon, the Audi A4 Allroad is an ideal package. Like a flashier and more luxurious Subaru Outback, ...
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2018 Toyota Corolla Preview Toyota has sold well over 40 million Corollas over the last five decades, making it the best-selling car ever. The Corolla has been successful largely because it’s such a great all-rounder—it’s fuel e...
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2018 Audi A4 Preview Audi’s bread and butter sedan, the A4, is now in its fifth generation, and it continues into 2018 without much in the way of changes. The most notable update is a new Black Optic Plus package that add...
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2018 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid Preview For 2017, Cadillac expanded its CT6 lineup to include a plug-in hybrid version. The standard CT6 was only introduced for 2016, so its overall design is still fairly fresh, and the CT6 Plug-In in parti...
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2018 Chevrolet Impala Preview The latest-generation Impala introduced for 2014 has already proven to be a significant improvement over its predecessor, and Chevrolet is content enough with the current model that 2018 doesn’t bring...
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2018 Kia Sorento Preview The Kia Sorento midsize crossover SUV debuted in 2002 and is now in its third generation, which came out for 2016. The 2018 model doesn’t feature any radical updates but rather some subtle improvement...
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2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid Preview The Cadillac CT6 replaced the old XTS for 2016, offering a solid lineup with a choice of 4- or 6-cylinder motors. For 2017, Cadillac is expanding the range to include a plug-in hybrid model—the CT6 Pl...
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2018 GMC Yukon XL Preview The GMC Yukon XL—and the Chevrolet Suburban, upon which it’s based—is an ideal choice for those looking for a family hauler or a tow vehicle with ample space for cargo and convenience features for pas...
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2018 GMC Yukon Preview The GMC Yukon—and the Chevrolet Tahoe upon which it’s based—has been around in its current form for some time now, but GMC has continued to refine its full-size SUV to fit modern tastes and needs. The...
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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Preview The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, also known as the Mitsubishi RVR, has been in its second generation since 2010. The 2018 model receives a minor but notable mid-cycle refresh, complete with styling upd...
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2018 BMW 7 Series Preview The BMW 7 Series has been around for 40 years now, although the sixth generation of the Bavarian automaker’s full-size luxury sedan was introduced just a few years ago, in 2016. With its most recent V...
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2018 Ford Transit Passenger Preview The Ford Transit van has been one of the most popular vehicles of its kind on European roads for decades, but it took until 2014 to reach U.S. shores. While best known in its Cargo configuration, the ...
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2018 Ford Transit Cargo Preview It’s been a staple on British and European roads for years and years, but the Ford Transit Cargo full-size van wasn’t introduced in the U.S. until 2014. Its success across the pond has been mirrored i...
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2018 Toyota RAV4 Preview Toyota’s ever-popular RAV4 compact crossover SUV received a pretty comprehensive refresh in 2016, but the 2018 model gets a few notable updates as well as a new trim: the Adventure. The Adventure brin...
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2018 Subaru WRX STI Preview For about a decade now, the Subaru WRX STI continues to surprise in that it’s a 4-cylinder 4-door sedan with Impreza commuter-car roots that strikes fear into the hearts of muscle cars and even some e...
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2018 Subaru WRX Preview The latest-generation Subaru WRX, now a separate model from the Impreza on which it is based, is still a fairly fresh design. The 2018 model therefore doesn’t make much of a splash when it comes to up...
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2018 Toyota Tundra Preview The current Toyota Tundra debuted in 2014, although the basic design of this version of the full-size pickup has been around since 2007. For 2018, the Tundra gets some styling updates as well as an ex...
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2018 Toyota Sequoia Preview The current Toyota Sequoia full-size SUV hasn’t seen much in the way of updates since it first launched in 2008, unlike the related Tundra pickup that got a noticeable update for 2014. For 2018, howev...
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2018 Lexus LS 500h Preview At the Detroit Auto Show earlier this year, Lexus introduced its new flagship LS 500 with twin-turbo V6 power, and at the more recent Geneva Motor Show, the automaker unveiled its highly anticipated h...
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2018 MINI Countryman Preview In Countryman form, the MINI is definitely not so miniature anymore, and that's especially true for the second generation model introduced for 2017. Built on the same platform as the BMW X1 compact cr...
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2018 BMW 6 Series Preview BMW’s 6 Series luxury grand tourer (GT) was first produced in the 1970s and 1980s. Then there was a long absence until production started up again in 2003, and the current generation has been around s...
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2018 BMW 4 Series Preview The 4 Series is BMW’s compact executive coupe, made with a sportier attitude than the more utilitarian 4-door 3 Series. Refreshed for 2018, the BMW 4 Series gains some steering and suspension enhancem...
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2018 Audi S4 Preview Audi’s S4, the hotter performance version of the ever-popular A4 sedan, gets some under-the-hood updates and cosmetic tweaks for 2018. Notably, a new turbo V6 engine replaces the old supercharged unit...
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2017 Jaguar XJ-Series Preview While the Jaguar XJ name goes back farther than most of us can remember, the current model that’s been around since 2009 is one that truly brought Jaguar back up to fighting shape to take on the Germa...
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2017 Hyundai Veloster Turbo Preview While the regular Hyundai Veloster looks every bit the part of a sporty hot hatch, you’ll have to step up to the Veloster Turbo to get any serious performance credentials—and the Turbo’s R-Spec trim t...
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2018 Lexus LC 500h Preview As Lexus aims for even more performance credibility with the all-new LC 500, the company is following up on that model with the fuel-sipping hybrid LC 500h, also slated for a 2018 debut. While the two...
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2018 Ford EcoSport Preview Ford may be an American company, but there are plenty of cars with its blue oval badge sold worldwide that we just don’t get here in the United States. One of them had been the EcoSport, a subcompact ...
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2017 Ferrari F12berlinetta Preview Front-engine V12-powered grand tourers (GTs) are the cars that made Ferrari’s reputation, at least on the road, with a long history going back to the very first street cars sold to the public. This tr...
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2018 Lexus LC 500 Preview As Lexus moves towards building cars with more driving enjoyment, it has tweaked a few existing models and introduced some entirely new ones like the LC 500, which is set to become the company’s flags...
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2017 FIAT 500 Preview It’s already been six years since Fiat returned to U.S. shores with the new 500, a car that makes up for its imperfections with character and an Italian flair. The basic design for the 500 has remaine...
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2017 BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo Preview Gone are the days of the BMW 5 Series wagon, which took the famed comfort and drivability of the 5 Series and added tons of extra space. Now we have the BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo, a 5-door liftback no...
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2017 Volkswagen e-Golf Preview Now in its third year, the e-Golf is Volkswagen’s first and only all-electric vehicle (EV) sold in North America. The e-Golf is similar in look and feel to the regular Golf hatchback, which has been a...
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2017 Maserati GranTurismo Preview Even though it’s been out for a few years now, the Maserati GranTurismo still brings to the table an abundance of presence and style. While it’s not quite as finely tuned or performance-focused as the...
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2017 Chevrolet SS Preview The Chevrolet SS is the kind of 4-door super-sleeper sedan there are just too few of in the world today—and unfortunately, it will be gone after this year. The SS is a reworked version of the Holden V...
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2017 Nissan Leaf Preview The Nissan Leaf has become an increasingly common sight on the streets of America’s cities—as have electric vehicles (EV) in general. Nissan was fairly ahead of the game when it introduced the Leaf in...
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2017 Ford Focus Electric Preview Remarkably, the Ford Focus Electric is now in its sixth model year, although it’s still sold in limited numbers and only in certain regions of the U.S. This 5-door hatchback is currently the only full...
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2017 McLaren 570S Preview By now, it’s easy to forget that McLaren didn’t become a volume car manufacturer until the 2011 MP4-12C—before that, it was all racing and only racing. Sure, there was the 240-mph F1, but even that ha...
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2017 Ferrari GTC4Lusso Preview While it seems that just about every well-known performance-car manufacturer builds SUVs these days, from Porsche and Jaguar to Lamborghini and Maserati, Ferrari has mercifully resisted the trend. The...
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2017 Toyota Prius c Preview The Toyota Prius has the most recognizable name in the world of hybrid automobiles. It debuted 20 years ago with a single model and a distinct, aerodynamic shape. In 2012, Toyota added the Prius v hat...
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2017 Lexus GS F Preview The GS F is the fourth model in Lexus’ “F” performance lineup, which is in the same vein as BMW’s M cars. A significantly tweaked version of the popular GS sedan, the GS F was introduced for the 2016 ...
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2017 Ferrari 488 Preview The 488 marks a big step for Ferrari. The company’s “entry-level” midengine offerings date back to the Dino of the 1960s and have evolved continuously since, but this is the first to come with a turbo...
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2017 Toyota Mirai Preview It’s unclear whether hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles (FCVs) are the way of the future as far as personal transport is concerned, but both Honda and Toyota have invested serious resources into this technol...
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2017 Hyundai Veloster Preview Introduced in 2011, the Hyundai Veloster is not unlike the Nissan Juke—it’s a quirky, distinctive automobile that defies categorization and has no direct competitors. Part hatchback and part coupe, it...
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2017 Chevrolet Colorado Preview The Chevrolet Colorado compact pickup replaced the S-10 back in 2004, and together with its GMC Canyon sibling, it was last redesigned for the 2015 model year. While nothing revolutionary is in the wo...
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2017 Aston Martin DB11 Preview Unveiled at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show, the production version of the 2017 Aston Martin DB11 is now available—with prices for this very exclusive English grand tourer (GT) starting at over $200,000. W...
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2017 Nissan Sentra Preview Nissan has grown steadily but significantly in overall sales volume over the last few years, aided in large part by the current seventh-generation Sentra. In 2016, the Sentra received a moderate facel...
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2017 Lexus RC 350 Preview Part of the RC series Lexus introduced for 2015 to take on the 2-door luxury offerings from the Germans, the 350 is the highest trim in the RC lineup below the beastly, performance-focused RC F. The R...
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2017 Lexus RC 300 Preview The Lexus RC series was introduced for the 2015 model year as an alternative to 2-door luxury coupes from BMW, Audi, and Mercedes-Benz. The RC is available in several different versions with different...
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2017 Lexus RC 200t Preview The Lexus RC was introduced for the 2015 model year to compete with German coupes like the BMW 4 Series, Audi A5, and Mercedes-Benz C-Class. While RC apparently stands for “Radical Coupe,” it is essen...
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2017 Lexus GX 460 Preview GX stands for “Grand Crossover,” which serves as a fairly apt description for the midsize luxury SUV Lexus introduced for 2003. It’s also somewhat misleading, however, as this is a much more capable a...
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2017 Alfa Romeo 4C Preview Until a couple of years ago, Alfa Romeo was a fairly distant memory for us here in the United States. The venerable Alfa Spider quietly disappeared in the early 1990s while everybody was buying Mazda ...
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2017 Chrysler 200 Preview Introduced in 2011 as a restyled, re-badged, and re-engineered version of the old Sebring, the Chrysler 200 sedan was revamped again in 2015 and is based on the current Fiat Compact platform, which is...
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2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Preview For the 2004 model year, the Jeep Wrangler became available as a 4-door for the first time. Some purists initially scoffed at the long-wheelbase Wrangler, but the buying public appreciated the extra i...
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2017 Jeep Wrangler Preview The Jeep Wrangler isn’t for everyone, but as the years have shown, it has a timeless appeal and presides over an enthusiast and aftermarket community that is equaled by very few automobiles in size an...
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2017 Honda Civic Preview For 2016, Honda introduced the tenth-generation Civic, and so far it has been an unqualified success almost any way you look at it, including on the showroom floor. The 4-door sedan was the first to b...
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2017 Honda Civic Coupe Preview Honda introduced the tenth-generation Civic Coupe at the Los Angeles Auto Show last year, and the 2016 model was nothing short of a smash hit. The ninth-generation Civic came as a bit of a disappointm...
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2017 Bentley Flying Spur Preview The Flying Spur name was first used on the Mulliner-bodied Continental saloons of the 1950s, and for the past 10 years the moniker has been used once more on 4-door Continentals. The 2006-13 Continent...
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2017 Hyundai Accent Preview The Hyundai Accent has come a long way since its introduction in 1994. Redesigned in 2012, the Accent faces stiff competition from the likes of the Ford Fiesta, Nissan Versa, and Honda Fit, but it dis...
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2017 BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo Preview While largely related to the normal 3 Series, the BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo (GT) is marketed as a separate model for the most part, having been introduced in 2013. While it’s called a GT, it’s basical...
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2017 Kia Sedona Preview Known in other parts of the world as the Carnival, the Sedona has been Kia’s offering in the minivan segment since the late 1990s and has steadily improved to the point that it’s now a viable competit...
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2017 BMW 3 Series Preview The F30/F31 version of the BMW 3 Series came out in 2012, and it represents the same tempting balance of luxury and performance that has made the 3 Series popular for decades. While the car has gotten...
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2017 Toyota Prius Preview The Toyota Prius, the game-changing little car that brought hybrid technology mainstream, is now in its fourth generation. This most recent generation was introduced for the 2016 model year, and the P...
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2017 Hyundai Elantra GT Preview An all-new Hyundai Elantra is due for 2017, which is exciting news considering it's been so vastly improved over the last few years. Unfortunately, the Elantra GT hatchback isn’t included in the updat...
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2017 Nissan Murano Preview The Murano, Nissan’s V6-powered midsize crossover, was introduced for the 2003 model year. Aside from the strange and much-derided Murano CrossCabriolet, the Murano has been a successful and important...
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2017 Nissan Rogue Preview Nissan introduced the Rogue for the 2008 model year, and while it’s an enticing model name, there’s not much that’s actually rogue about it--it’s just Nissan’s answer to other successful compact cross...
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2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class Preview Following big changes to Mercedes-Benz's nomenclature, the M-Class of old became the GLE-Class for the 2016 model year. While technically an all-new model, the GLE-Class borrowed heavily from the M-Cl...
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2017 Buick Verano Preview The Buick Verano debuted for the 2012 model year and is heavily based on the Chevy Cruze sedan, but while the Cruze has proven to be a wildly successful model and one of the best-selling cars in Ameri...
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2017 INFINITI Q50 Hybrid Preview The normal Q50, Infiniti’s compact luxury car that competes with the likes of the BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class, was updated last year with a new group of gasoline engines that includes a tur...
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2017 INFINITI Q50 Preview Infiniti's Q50 is the compact luxury car that replaced the old G-series sedan a few years back. It has since become Infiniti’s best-selling model in the North American market, representing a worthy al...
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2017 INFINITI Q70L Preview The Q70 is Infiniti’s midsize luxury sedan, available in V6 or V8 trims and with either rear- or all-wheel drive (RWD or AWD). It’s available as a hybrid as well, and 2015 brought yet another version ...
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2017 INFINITI Q70 Preview Known as the M before 2014, when Infiniti made name changes throughout its model range, the Q70 sedan is not the freshest design in comparison to competition like the BMW 5 Series and Jaguar XF, and 2...
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2017 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid Preview In order to keep up with current trends in the sedan market, manufacturers have been employing hybrid technology across more and more of their model ranges. Along with the current ninth-generation Che...
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2017 Audi S5 Preview First introduced in 2007, the Audi S5 is the performance-oriented version of the A5, based on the platform of the 4-door A4/S4 models. The current S5 is actually based on the underpinnings of the prev...
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2017 Audi A5 Preview The Audi A5 was first introduced for 2007 as a 2-door companion to the popular A4 sedan and has since become one of the company’s more popular and respected models. The A5 Coupe and Cabriolet are due ...
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2017 Audi S6 Preview Since 1994, the S6 has been Audi’s high-performance version of its A6 midsize 4-door sedan. As such, changes to the S6 have followed those to the A6 closely. Updates to the 2017 model are minimal, sin...
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2017 Audi A6 Preview The Audi A6 is now in its fourth generation, but the current model, along with the related A7, was introduced six years ago and is due for a comprehensive refresh. That will have to wait until 2018, t...
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2017 Chevrolet Impala Preview Impala is one of the most enduring names in the automotive world. While Chevrolet has stopped building the Impala a few times over the almost six decades since it was first introduced, the sedan is cu...
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2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class Preview Mercedes-Benz has been building a full-size GL-Class SUV since 2007. Now, in keeping with a revision in the company’s naming scheme, the GL has become known as the GLS-Class, a marketing move that pre...
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2017 Mitsubishi Mirage G4 Preview The current Mitsubishi Mirage is the kind of car you buy when you want to get from point A to point B and don’t really care about how you look, how fast you get there, or how comfortable you are while...
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2017 Nissan GT-R Preview The upcoming model year, 2017, marks the 10th year of production for the current version of Nissan’s GT-R, aka Godzilla, a performance car that has shaken things up more than almost any other in recen...
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2017 BMW M6 Preview Unlike some of BMW’s other M cars, the M6 has been built and sold rather sporadically. The first M6, sold here from 1983-89, actually predated the first E30 M3 and was one of the more memorable large,...
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2017 Buick Enclave Preview The Enclave, Buick’s entry into the full-size luxury crossover market, was first introduced for the 2008 model year and shares the General Motors Lambda platform with the GMC Acadia and Chevy Traverse...
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2016 Ferrari FF Preview The Ferrari FF, which stands for “Ferrari Four,” was first unveiled at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show and surprised the motoring world for several reasons, namely its hatchback rear and all-wheel-drive (A...
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2017 MINI Cooper Clubman Preview While still called "MINIs," the cars bearing that nameplate actually seem to be getting bigger with each new model. This trend started with the Clubman, which first saw the light of day in 2007 and wa...
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2016 Ferrari F12berlinetta Preview As a large Grand Touring (GT) car with a hefty V12 up front and rear-wheel drive (RWD), the F12berlinetta is the most traditionally Ferrari-like car that Ferrari currently builds, having replaced the ...
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2016 Rolls-Royce Dawn Preview When Rolls-Royce introduces a new model to its lineup, it’s a pretty big deal. The luxury automaker may only make a few thousand cars per year, but that low volume, combined with price tags well into ...
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2017 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid Preview Just unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show, Kia’s all-new Optima Plug-in Hybrid goes on sale for the 2017 model year. This means Kia has now joined its corporate sibling, Hyundai, along with Toyota, Chevr...
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2017 Lincoln MKC Preview Launched at the LA Auto Show in 2013, the MKC is Lincoln’s entry into the compact premium crossover market and is based on the Ford Global C platform it shares with the popular Ford Escape. If you rem...
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2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Preview After the current S-Class arrived in 2013, and the current C-Class in 2014, it was only a matter of time before the debut of a new Mercedes-Benz E-Class. The waiting was finally over at the Detroit Au...
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2017 Audi A4 Allroad Preview The A4 Allroad is aimed at people who appreciate the virtues of both SUVs and traditional station wagons, combining the smaller external dimensions of a regular car with the added ride height and ligh...
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2016 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid Preview Subaru has been relatively late to the gas-electric hybrid game compared to the world’s other major automakers, and its cars were never known for impressive fuel economy to start. The hybrid version o...
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2016 Lamborghini Huracan Preview Lamborghini first became a real volume manufacturer with the Gallardo, which enjoyed a decade of production. More Gallardos were built than all previous Lamborghini models combined. The Huracán, relea...
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2017 Audi R8 Preview Named after the wildly successful Le Mans racer, Audi’s all-wheel-drive (AWD) midengine R8 sports car made its debut in 2008. First powered by a 4.2-liter V8, the R8 range soon came to include a V10-p...
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2017 Acura NSX Preview Honda’s original NSX of the early 1990s, branded as an Acura in the United States, was quite a car. It was the first production automobile with an all-aluminum monocoque body and engine, and that engi...
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2017 Porsche 911 Preview The Porsche 911 has had a run of over five decades and seven generations, and for 2017, the perennial German sports car gets a significant mid-cycle refresh, with new engines, a new infotainment syste...
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2016 BMW i3 Preview Most of BMW’s products follow a pretty straightforward styling pattern, with only minor variations in size and shape, and the occasional unique styling cue. The “i” series of cars, however, has forged...
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2016 McLaren 650S Preview Racing-team-turned-supercar-manufacturer McLaren has sure been busy, consistently introducing and selling new models all around the globe. The 650S is the car that replaced McLaren’s first volume prod...
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2016 Nissan Juke Preview In a world where many mass-market cars seem virtually indistinguishable from each other (aside from their badges and a handful of styling cues), you have to give the Nissan Juke credit for being one o...
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2016 McLaren 675LT Preview Anything McLaren puts on the road is pretty phenomenal, but even among that distinguished company, the 2016 675LT is something special. McLaren has called it “the lightest, most driver-focused, most e...
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2016 BMW i8 Preview The BMW i8 is a big deal, to put it lightly. It has brought hybrid technology and exceptional fuel efficiency to an exotic supercar, but unlike the gas-electric hybrids from McLaren, Porsche, and Ferr...
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2016 Maserati Quattroporte Preview Maserati first introduced the Quattroporte back in 1963, when sporty luxury 4-doors were something of a rarity. Now, of course, they’re all over the place, and the Quattroporte has to answer to range-...
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2016 Maserati Ghibli Preview The original Maserati Ghibli was a svelte V8 GT car introduced in 1967, compared favorably in both looks and performance with the Ferrari Daytona, and best suited to high-speed trips across Europe or ...
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2016 Honda Civic Coupe Preview After an unusually disappointing ninth-generation Civic, Honda's really going at it full force with the tenth-generation car. After unveiling the 4-door sedan, Honda followed up with the much-anticipa...
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2016 Porsche Panamera Preview The Porsche Panamera caused quite a stir in the automotive world when it was introduced back in 2009. Porsche purists decried the four-door sedan/hatchback with the same enthusiasm they had previously...
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2016 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Preview For many years, the Mercedes SL has been more of a blend of comfort and performance than an actual sports car, with, of course, the option of top-down motoring when the weather permits. There’s certai...
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2016 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class Preview One of the first four-door sedans to incorporate the sloping coupe-like roofline that has since been imitated by competitors like the BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe and Audi A7, the Mercedes-Benz CLS has bee...
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2016 Porsche 911 Preview The word “iconic” is absolutely one of the most overused labels in automotive writing--but when talking about the Porsche 911, it's justified. The 911 has been one of the most recognizable sports cars...
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2016 BMW X6 M Preview It could be the most pointless vehicle that BMW has ever made, but the X6 M has sold remarkably well and is an undeniably impressive performer. It, and the closely related X5 M that is built at the sa...
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2016 BMW X5 M Preview The BMW X5 M was first available for the 2010 model year after being introduced at the 2009 New York Auto Show, and was created as BMW’s answer to performance SUVs like the Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG and ...
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2016 Audi S4 Preview For a while earlier in the year, it was looking like a brand-new Audi S4 would come out for 2016, but we now know we'll have to wait until the 2017 model year for the new turbocharged S4 that recently...
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2016 Audi S5 Preview The Audi S5 is the German carmaker’s 6-cylinder offering that sits right between the regular 4-cylinder A5 and the V8 RS5, but for 2016 the RS5 is no longer in production on the current platform. For ...
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2016 BMW Z4 Preview The BMW Z4 was first introduced at the Paris Motor Show in 2002 as the Bavarian carmaker’s replacement for its previous rear-drive, two-seater convertible offering: the Z3. The Z4 was welcomed as a mo...
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2016 McLaren 570S Preview McLaren has long been a household name among racing fans, but for much of the company’s existence, there hasn’t really been anything street legal with a McLaren badge on it. One exception had been the...
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2016 McLaren 540C Preview Shortly after debuting its new Sports Series of automobiles with the 570S, McLaren introduced a second, even cheaper version of its entry-level model earlier this year in Shanghai called the 540C (540...
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2016 Scion FR-S Preview After years of development and several tantalizing concept cars, the FR-S first became available for the 2013 model year. Toyota had been toying with the idea of a cheap rear-wheel-drive sports coupe ...
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2016 BMW 6 Series Preview After a 14-year hiatus, the BMW 6 Series was reintroduced in 2003 to fill the spot previously occupied by the 8 Series in BMW's model range, and it’s been going strong ever since. The car received a r...
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2016 Nissan GT-R Preview Long deprived of Nissan’s flagship performance car (except in video-game form), the United States market finally got the mythical GT-R, formerly part of the Skyline range, not long after the R35 versi...
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2016 Jaguar XF Preview The XF was first introduced as a badly needed replacement for the lackluster S-Type back in 2007, and to show just how revitalized Jaguar has been since the company’s takeover by Tata Motors in 2008, ...
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2015 Tesla Model S Preview The Tesla Model S came out in 2012 and created such a buzz that the relatively small California-based carmaker has become a household name and caused established luxury car manufacturers on both sides...
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2015 BMW X6 Preview From the moment it arrived in 2008, the BMW X6 has been a controversial car. Love-it-or-hate-it styling, questionable practicality, and no clear reason as to why BMW would start building it in the fir...
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2015 Nissan Sentra Preview The Nissan Sentra has and has always had serious competition in the compact sedan segment, but the 2015 model compares favorably with big players like the Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla, and Hyundai Elan...
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