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2018 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe Preview The Cadillac ATS-V Coupe, the performance variant of the ATS, will intrigue drivers eager for a sexier look than the 4-door sedan offers. Like the sedan, the ATS-V Coupe comes with an aggressive front...
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2018 Buick Encore Preview Buick’s Encore subcompact crossover became a surprise success for the brand when it launched back in 2013, going on to be its top seller. Buick gave the 2017 Encore a modest refresh with new front-end...
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2018 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Preview Midsize crossovers that seat up to eight people are easy to find. But try to find one with good fuel economy and you’ll end up with a lot fewer choices. Consider the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, which of...
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2018 Toyota Highlander Preview The Toyota Highlander has been steadily climbing the sales charts for almost a decade. It’s easy to see why the Highlander fits that sweet spot of being spacious for a family while offering up refined...
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2018 Lexus GX 460 Preview Driving through Mother Nature’s worst requires a capable SUV. But drivers also want an SUV with a luxurious feel, so they can ride with their families in comfort. One model that meets both criteria is...
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2018 Lexus LX 570 Preview Want the off-road capability of the Toyota Land Cruiser, but with more in terms of luxury features? Consider the Lexus LX 570, which builds upon the legendary SUV by adding more creature comforts and ...
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2018 Audi A7 Preview Audi built its reputation by not messing with success. A perfect example of this is the A7 Sportback. Since its U.S. launch in 2012, the A7 has become a star in the lineup thanks to its gorgeous styli...
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2018 GMC Acadia Preview GMC bucked an automotive trend with the 2017 Acadia: The second generation is noticeably smaller than its predecessor. Compared to the first-generation Acadia, it lacks the expansive space that the or...
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2018 Jeep Cherokee Preview When Jeep brought back the Cherokee nameplate in 2014, many were surprised by what appeared. Instead of the boxy SUV that made the Cherokee a hallmark for close to two decades, what appeared was somet...
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2018 Audi A8 Preview The 2018 Audi A8 will mark the last hurrah of this current-generation model. Sometime next year, Audi will launch an all-new A8 that will bring forth numerous changes such as self-driving technologies...
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2018 Toyota Land Cruiser Preview Certain things get better with age, such as wine and cheese. The same cannot be said for most cars, as age tends to hurt them in terms of design, features, and safety. There are exceptions to this rul...
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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Preview Full-size pickups like the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 have become very popular, as they're increasingly seen as all-purpose models. The idea of a single vehicle that can haul passengers and construction...
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2018 Jeep Compass Preview The last-generation Jeep Compass seemed like it might be the punchline to a bad joke. The model was panned by critics for numerous issues, ranging from poor performance to an uncomfortable ride to a c...
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2018 Toyota Prius c Preview The Toyota Prius c is not only the smallest model in the Prius family but also the least expensive. With a starting price tag of $20,630 for the 2018 model, the Prius c allows those who want a hybrid ...
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2018 Nissan Leaf Preview The Nissan Leaf is one of the best-selling electric vehicles (EVs) in the world, with almost 300,000 models sold since its launch back in 2010. But during this time, it has become overshadowed by the ...
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2018 INFINITI Q70L Preview Most flagship sedans offer a long-wheelbase variant for those who want to pamper their rear-seat passengers, and the Infiniti Q70 is no different. The end result is the Infiniti Q70L, which stands out...
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2018 INFINITI Q70 Preview The INFINITI Q70 could be described as the elder statesman of the midsize luxury sedan class. First introduced in 2011 as the M, the Q70 received its current name in 2015 as part of a refresh. Since t...
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2018 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid Preview Chevrolet remains one of the lesser-known players in the hybrid midsize sedan marketplace, in large part due to its to difficulties in achieving the same high fuel-economy figures as competitors. In o...
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2018 BMW X4 Preview How would you describe the BMW X4? A 4-door coupe on stilts? A tall wagon with a sleek roof? The X4 follows in the footsteps of the X6 by taking an existing SUV—in this case, the X3—and shaving off a ...
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2018 Volvo V60 Preview As Volvo’s smallest wagon, the V60 breaks from the Swedish automaker’s boxy mold, taking the S60 sedan and extending its roofline for an intriguing alternative to the usual compact luxury crossover. F...
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2018 Volvo S60 Preview The Volvo S60 may look somewhat dated when compared to other compact luxury sedans, but don’t let its exterior fool you. The S60 has been around for almost a decade, but Volvo has kept it up to date w...
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2018 Volvo XC90 Preview Can a vehicle start a revolution for a brand? If the vehicle is the Volvo XC90, then the answer is yes. Launched just a few of years ago, the XC90 sparked the Swedish automaker’s resurgence with a new...
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2018 Buick Regal TourX Preview Most station wagons currently sold in the U.S. are positioned as alternatives to crossovers or SUVs. They come with many of the positives of an SUV—such as a raised ride height and all-wheel drive (AW...
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2018 Buick Regal Sportback Preview The Regal has been a hidden gem in the Buick lineup since it was relaunched in the late 2000s. Its agile handling, well-appointed interior, and understated design were sadly overlooked by most buyers,...
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2018 Kia Optima Preview The Kia Optima has been a player in the midsize sedan class since 2001, but only in the past few years has it become a force to be reckoned with. Kia has been working to keep the Optima fresh in light...
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2018 Ford Flex Preview Automakers typically redesign their models every four to five years to stay fresh in the marketplace. The boxy Ford Flex crossover, however, is an outlier—it hasn’t been redesigned since it was first ...
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2018 Ford Fusion Energi Preview Plug-in hybrids are a good compromise for those who like the idea of an electric vehicle but worry about not having a large enough driving range for their needs. Additionally, most of these models spo...
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2018 Ford Fusion Preview The Ford Fusion stands out from the rest of the crowded midsize sedan class with its stylish looks, fun-to-drive characteristics, and a wide range of trims that offer something for just about everyone...
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2018 Bentley Bentayga Preview Bentley was the first ultra-luxury automaker to dip its toe into the uncharted waters of the SUV market with the launch of the Bentayga last year. It proved to be a success, with Bentley selling out i...
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2018 BMW X6 Preview Some cars are designed to make a statement and stand out from the crowd—such as the BMW X6, for example. Not quite a coupe or a crossover but something in between, BMW describes it as “the first Sport...
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2018 BMW X1 Preview The BMW X1 is an outlier in the German automaker’s lineup. Whereas most of BMW’s model range is comprised of rear-wheel-drive (RWD) vehicles, the X1 is the first model for U.S markets built on a front...
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2018 Buick LaCrosse Preview Full-size sedans are becoming an endangered species in the automotive landscape. Squeezed out by luxury sedans and crossovers, the number of available models has dwindled over the past few years. Some...
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2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport Preview The Hyundai Santa Fe Sport finds itself sandwiched between the smaller Tucson and larger Santa Fe in the automaker’s crossover lineup. It offers a nice middle ground for buyers who want a bit more spa...
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2018 Audi Q3 Preview Audi’s crossover lineup offers enough variety to suit the needs of any buyer—the Q7 is ideal for those who need lots of space for passengers and cargo, while the recently redesigned Q5 is a compelling...
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2018 Cadillac CT6 Preview Cadillac hasn’t had a true flagship sedan in many years, but that changed in 2016 with the introduction of the CT6. The model has been given the very ambitious task of luring buyers away from the othe...
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2018 Acura RDX Preview The Acura RDX crossover stands out as one of the brand’s top-selling models. It’s easy to understand why, as the RDX offers excellent build quality, a long list of features, and plenty of space for pa...
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2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid Preview When Honda introduced the Clarity Fuel Cell last year, they announced it would be the first of an upcoming lineup slated to include both electric and plug-in-hybrid variants. Sounds a bit crazy, doesn...
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2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Preview Toyota is considered a pioneer when it comes to hybrid cars, thanks to the early introduction of the Prius. But the Japanese automaker is also a pioneer when it comes to hybridizing crossovers and SUV...
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2017 Jaguar XJR Preview A brute in a suit. An iron fist in a velvet glove. These are very cliché ways to describe the 2017 Jaguar XJR, but they do perfectly express the experience provided by this high-performance version of...
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2017 Toyota Corolla iM Preview The closure of Scion last year was mourned by many as it offered something different from the plain jane vehicles on the market. But those who kept a close watch on the industry were not surprised, du...
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2017 Audi RS 3 Preview The U.S. misses out on some of the most exciting products European automakers offer in their home countries—from fast wagons to giant-slaying hot hatchbacks, it’s easy to feel a little jealous once yo...
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2018 Jaguar XF Preview For some time now, the Jaguar XF has carried a lot of weight on its shoulders, as it made up over half of the automaker’s sales in the U.S. But for 2018, the XF can finally take a breather, thanks to ...
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2018 Jaguar XE Preview The Jaguar XE faces a monumental task—challenging the status quo of a compact-sedan market composed primarily of German models, while simultaneously rebuilding a tarnished reputation brought on by the...
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2018 Jaguar F-TYPE Preview 2018 will mark the fifth year of production for the Jaguar F-TYPE. Most automakers would be planning a refresh at this point, and Jaguar is no different, but the visual changes on the 2018 F-TYPE are ...
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2018 INFINITI Q50 Hybrid Preview Hybrid vehicles like the INFINITI Q50 Hybrid are best known for their ability to make a gallon of gas go further. But there is another benefit to hybrids that not many automakers take full advantage o...
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2017 Bentley Continental Supersports Preview Every year, Bentley tries to one-up itself by introducing a new Continental model it claims to be the fastest yet. The 2017 Continental Supersports is the latest to join the lineup, boasting the highe...
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2018 Ford Expedition Preview The Ford Expedition has always played second fiddle to the Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban and GMC’s Yukon/Yukon XL in the full-size SUV class. But for 2018, Ford is hoping to take the lead with a fully ...
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2018 GMC Terrain Preview Readying the second act of a vehicle is a difficult task for any automaker, especially if said vehicle was very popular. GMC faced this dilemma when it came time to redesign the Terrain crossover—as G...
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2018 Kia Stinger Preview Kia caused quite a stir when it unveiled its GT concept vehicle at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show—with a bold front end, raked roofline, suicide doors, and a turbocharged V6 sending 390 hp to the rear ...
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2018 Subaru Legacy Preview In the crowded midsize class, it’s clear that you need some accomplishments in order to stand out. Luckily for the Subaru Legacy, it has two aces up its sleeve. First of all, it’s the only model in th...
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2017 Mazda CX-9 Preview Crossovers have become the de facto choice for many buyers in the past few years. They offer a number of advantages over other types of vehicles—a higher ride height, more passenger and cargo room, an...
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2017 Lexus NX 200t Preview Lexus may be late to the luxury compact crossover game, but it has been picking up speed since introducing the NX 200t for the 2015 model year. The NX 200t is not only one of Lexus’ best-selling model...
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2017 Lexus NX 300h Preview If you want to get your hands on a luxury compact crossover that’s also a hybrid, you don’t have too many options. For a long time, the only game in town was the Audi Q5 Hybrid—but that changed in 201...
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2017 Hyundai Azera Preview As Hyundai’s entrant in the full-size sedan class, the Azera may not be as well-known as competitors like the Chevrolet Impala or Toyota Avalon, but Hyundai hopes its expressive exterior styling and l...
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2017 FIAT 500X Preview The 2017 500X might be Fiat’s most balanced vehicle. It takes the funky styling of the standard 500 subcompact, adds the interior space of the larger 500L, and blends them with a crossover’s taller ri...
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2017 Volkswagen Beetle Preview The Volkswagen Beetle is arguably one of the most iconic vehicles ever produced. Many see it as a symbol of the peace-and-love movement of the ‘60s, but the Beetle was an engineering marvel of its tim...
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2017 Lexus LS 460 Preview When the Lexus LS 400 debuted in 1989, it sent shivers down the spines of German and American luxury automakers alike. This sedan offered the same level of luxury as their models, but it exceeded them...
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2017 Lexus RC F Preview Lexus may be late to the performance luxury vehicle game, but it’s making up for lost time with an impressive selection. From the original manic LFA supercar (now retired) to the recently launched GS ...
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2017 Acura MDX Preview Acura’s spotlight may be on the all-new NSX supercar, but the 2017 MDX crossover is still one of the brand’s most important models. The MDX, along with the smaller RDX crossover, makes up a significan...
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2017 Toyota Land Cruiser Preview Like the Jeep Wrangler, the Toyota Land Cruiser is one of the few SUVs with a reputation for being able to reliably tackle any terrain. First introduced in the early ‘50s, the Land Cruiser has morphed...
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2017 GMC Sierra 2500HD Preview If you want to see what constant vehicle improvement looks like, take a gander at the heavy-duty truck segment. Every year, manufacturers like Chevrolet, Ford, GMC, and Ram introduce new versions of t...
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2017 Maserati Quattroporte Preview Flagship luxury sedans like the Audi A8, BMW 7 Series, Mercedes-Benz S-Class, and Porsche Panamera deliver comfort and prestige, but lack in exuberance and passion. The 2017 Maserati Quattroporte find...
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2017 Lexus ES 350 Preview The entry-level luxury sedan market offers a wide range of options, most aimed at the person who wants something sporty. But for those who want a spacious sedan with the comfort level of a La-Z-Boy co...
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2017 Audi A3 Sportback Preview With the fallout from the Volkswagen diesel emission scandal, Audi has been exploring diesel powertrain alternatives. Electric and hydrogen vehicles are currently in the pipeline, but does Audi have a...
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2017 Toyota 4Runner Preview Off-road SUVs have become scarce with the growing popularity of crossovers. But a few automakers still soldier on, building SUVs that can tackle the trail without showing any sign of sweat. Take, for ...
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2017 Ram 1500 Preview If you want to make yourself stand out in the full-size truck market, it would be wise to employ some out-of-the-box ideas. Take, for example, the Ram 1500. This current-generation model has been with...
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2017 BMW M4 Preview When BMW launched the current-generation M3 back in 2015, it was available only as a sedan. The coupe that had been a trademark of the M3 model since its introduction in the mid-1980s was nowhere to b...
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2017 BMW M3 Preview If there's one vehicle that can be used as the poster child for BMW’s M division, it would be the M3. Introduced in the mid-1980s, the M3 became a legend out on the racetrack, where it dominated vario...
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2017 BMW M2 Preview Whenever a new version of a sports car is introduced, an automotive enthusiast is bound to say something to the effect of “the old one was better to drive.” As various improvements and new technologie...
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2017 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class Preview What do the Audi A7, BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe, and Volkswagen CC have in common? They're classified as 4-door coupes. The premise is simple: take a regular sedan and add the sleek roofline of a coupe t...
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2017 Chevrolet Tahoe Preview You have dreams of owning a Chevrolet Suburban, as it would carry your family and toys with no sweat. But the Suburban's large size means difficulty maneuvering in tight spaces and the possibility tha...
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2017 Chevrolet Suburban Preview As crossovers begin to take over a market once dominated by SUVs, you might think the end is nigh for traditional full-size sport utility vehicles. But there are still those who need a vehicle that ca...
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2017 Toyota Tundra Preview In the full-size truck playground, the Toyota Tundra has always played second fiddle to the likes of the Ford F-150, Chevrolet Silverado/GMC Sierra 1500, and Ram 1500, It isn’t that Toyota hasn’t been...
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2017 Toyota Sienna Preview Buying a minivan is like buying an appliance: you don’t care how it looks or if it can do a certain task insanely fast. You buy it based its ability to handle any situation thrown its way. This might ...
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2017 Toyota Yaris Preview Toyota might not the first brand you think of when it comes to subcompact vehicles. But the automaker has been a player in this sandbox for years, offering the Echo and its replacement, the Yaris. So ...
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