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2017 Subaru Forester gas mileage inches up

2017 Subaru Forester gas mileage inches up

The 2017 Subaru Forester compact crossover enters the new model year with some small updates that include a slight increase in fuel economy. At least when it comes to models with the base 2.5-liter boxer-four engine, optional CVT automatic transmission, and obligatory all-wheel drive, that is. That... read more

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2015 Chrysler 200, Catskill Mountains, NY, Dec 2014

Chrysler throws in towel on sedans: 200, Dart to die for SUVs, trucks (updated)

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is the only U.S. maker to release five-year business plans to the media--and offer updates when things change. That's just what it did yesterday... read more April 11, 2016 by


 
2016 Tesla Model X with 2011 Tesla Roadster Sport, photographed by owner Bonnie Norman

Today you can spec any Tesla Model X version online

Once again Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has released some new product information, this time on the 2016 Tesla Model X electric crossover utility vehicle. And he did it via his... read more April 11, 2016 by


 
Nissan Sway Concept  -  2015 Geneva Motor Show live photos

Next Nissan Leaf to be followed by electric SUV, sports car?

While the Tesla Model 3 and Chevrolet Bolt EV have gotten the lion's share of electric-car press lately, the Nissan Leaf remains the best-selling plug-in vehicle in history... read more April 8, 2016 by


 
2016 Tesla Model X owned by Ron Merkord, March 2016  [photo: David Noland]

2016 Tesla Model X electric SUV first drive by Model S owner

Its maker is doing a great job these days of quarantining the new 2016 Tesla Model X electric crossover SUV from unwanted prying eyes. The only folks lucky enough to get up... read more April 7, 2016 by


 
2015 Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell at Hyundai headquarters, Fountain Valley, CA

Next Hyundai fuel-cell vehicle to be another SUV

The current Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell was the first of the modern crop of hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles to go on sale, and it's also the only one with a crossover utility... read more March 28, 2016 by


 
2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid  -  2016 New York Auto Show iive photos

2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid to be offered in four trim levels: Live photos

While the new Toyota RAV4 Hybrid has received much attention recently, the Japanese firm's larger hybrid crossover is now getting a mid-cycle update as well. Debuting at the... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid

2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid: U.S. debut

The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid has taken longer to arrive on U.S. shores than almost any other plug-in vehicle in recent memory. A plug-in hybrid Outlander... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack

2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack wagon debuts for NY Auto Show

At last year's New York Auto Show, Volkswagen unveiled a more rugged, all-wheel-drive version of its Golf SportWagen called the Alltrack. VW said at the time that the... read more March 22, 2016 by


 
2016 BMW i3 4-door HB Grille

BMW i5 to have range extender, use carbon-fiber body: product chief

Among the three German luxury brands, BMW was first out of the gate to build and sell a battery-electric car in volume. Its unusual and technically advanced i3 small... read more March 14, 2016 by


 
2017 Audi SQ7 TDI

New diesel Audi SQ7: electric turbo, 48-volt electrics aid efficiency

Given the diesel scandal lingering over Volkswagen's operations, it might come as a surprise that Audi has unveiled a new, high-performance flagship crossover powered by the... read more March 8, 2016 by


 
2016 Audi Q2, 2016 Geneva Motor Show

Audi Q2 small SUV debuts at Geneva, another utility vehicle for German luxury brand

Audi unveiled a new smaller crossover at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show as it continues trying to fill every conceivable niche in the segment. The 2016 Audi Q2 is slightly... read more March 2, 2016 by


 
Volkswagen T-Cross Breeze concept, 2016 Geneva Motor Show

VW T-Cross Breeze Concept in Geneva previews new small SUV

Right now, Volkswagen has two crossover SUVs in production: the new second-generation Tiguan that will come to North America next year, and the larger, pricier Touareg... read more February 29, 2016 by


 
2015 MINI Countryman Park Lane

Next MINI Countryman SUV To Offer Plug-In Hybrid Version

Plug-in hybrid SUVs seem to be the "in" thing among luxury carmakers, with Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Volvo all rolling out plug-in versions of recent large utility... read more February 26, 2016 by


 
2016 Hyundai Tucson Eco, road test, Catskill Mountains, NY, Sep 2015

2016 Hyundai Tucson Eco: Gas Mileage Drive Of New Compact SUV

South Korean carmaker Hyundai has aggressive plans to expand its lineup and its sales in virtually every segment, and it's launched consistently better cars for several years... read more February 25, 2016 by


 
2016 Volvo XC90 T8 plug-in hybrid  [photo: Gary Renick, Twin Cities region]

2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Plug-In Hybrid: An Owner's First 21 Days

The 2016 Volvo XC90 T8 'Twin Engine' that went on sale last August was only the second plug-in hybrid SUV to be sold in the U.S., after the Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid. Since... read more February 25, 2016 by


 

 
 

 
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