Top 10 Tech Cars to Watch for in 2018

In 2018, look for more cars with hybrid engines, EVs with 200-plus miles in range, more compact and subcompact crossovers, and more cars with better fuel economy. Every automaker knows it’s got to get better mileage and reduce pollution. If not in the US during the current administration, then everywhere […]

Kia Offers Stinger GT, Cadenza SEMA Specials

Stinger GT Federation Manufacturer image Kia’s booth at the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association Show will offer two modified versions of the new Stinger GT and one of the Cadenza sedan — as well as a chance to test your resistance to motion sickness alongside a professional Formula Drift driver in a […]

2018 Nissan Pathfinder: What’s Changed

2018 Nissan Pathfinder Manufacturer image Most significant changes: Automatic emergency braking and a new Rear Door Alert system are now standard. Price change: Base prices are $500 higher on S and SV trim levels, $1,400 higher on the SL version and $250 higher on the Platinum; the destination charge is unchanged at […]

Ford Focus RS Drift Stick: Use With Caution

Ford Focus RS Drift Stick Manufacturer image     The Ford Focus RS is — among other things — a drift machine. Beginning Dec. 1, Ford will sell the Drift Stick, a kit for the Focus RS that includes an electronic handbrake and the necessary electronics bits to make the system work. This […]

2018 Jeep Wrangler: First Official Photos, Details

2018 Jeep Wrangler JL Manufacturer image Off-road enthusiasts, this is it: the first photos of the 2018 Jeep Wrangler. Jeep released official images of the redesigned “JL” generation of the venerated SUV — not to be confused with the prior-generation Wrangler “JK,” which Jeep will also sell for the 2018 […]

2017 10Best Cars

With the evaluation over, the votes tallied, and the staff exhausted, these 10 models emerge victorious. Welcome to our 2017 10 Best Cars. Each year for more than three decades, we’ve put dozens of new cars through thousands of miles of cumulative evaluation to determine our annual list of the […]

Jimny Cricket, It’s a Suzuki 4WD Electric Thingy!

  Craigslist and eBay have preserved the Suzuki Samurai experience, that innocent expression of 1980s beach cruising. This Suzuki e-Survivor concept premiering at the Tokyo auto show is only a Japanese dream, sadly, and while details are fuzzy, we know that despite the company’s claim of “Excitement for Everyone, in […]

Subaru Viziv Performance Concept: Rex Is Back in Effect

Four and a half years after unwrapping the slinky WRX concept at the 2013 New York auto show, Subaru has pulled the sheet from another low-slung concept: the Viziv Performance. Unveiled at the 2017 Tokyo auto show, the Viziv Performance concept reportedly signals the company’s plans for the next generation […]