2016 Toyota Tacoma: There Simply Isn’t Enough

Toyota certainly turned a lot of heads when it opted to more aggressively increase the production numbers of the 2016 Toyota Tacoma when GM flexed the muscles of its new Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon. That move really paid off as the Toyota rakes in the big bucks from what can only deemed as insatiable Read more about 2016 Toyota Tacoma: There Simply Isn’t Enough[…]

2016 Toyota Prius: Can New Image Win Over Critics?

Toyota has really endeavored to paint the 2016 Toyota Prius in a better light after being poorly received by consumers who didn’t appreciate its new look. You can’t really go bigger than the Super Bowl for commercials, so that is exactly what Toyota did. There were two video ads for the hybrid. A 40-second clip Read more about 2016 Toyota Prius: Can New Image Win Over Critics?[…]

2017 Dodge Viper: No V10, No Play!

Looking at the full numbers of the fifth-gen Dodge Viper sales, it makes no commercial sense whatsoever to continue selling the super car. A bird’s eye view of its sales performance certainly paints a depressing picture and gives us more insight into why the car is getting the boot. One factor many attribute to its Read more about 2017 Dodge Viper: No V10, No Play![…]

2017 Mazda 3: Mazdaspeed Outlook Weakens

Fans of the rotary engine would be glad to know that Mazda has broken its silence on the development of the engine for the first since the premiere of the Mazda RX-Vision. Under the mouthwatering design of the concept performance vehicle was the Skyactiv-R, which is the future of the Wankel engine for the automaker. Read more about 2017 Mazda 3: Mazdaspeed Outlook Weakens[…]

2017 Nissan Frontier: Possible Navara Styling Cues, New Engine

We can’t really say that the Nissan Frontier is aesthetically displeasing, though there are surely spaces and gaps to introduce some improvements. It could certainly get more handsome given that there is the good chance of the International Pickup Truck of the Year Nissan NP300 Navara could lend the pickup some of its design DNA. Read more about 2017 Nissan Frontier: Possible Navara Styling Cues, New Engine[…]

2017 Chevrolet Volt: Preparing To Go Autonomous!

It is quite a pity that the Chevrolet Bolt didn’t debut with semi-autonomous driving technology. Comfort-centric dimensions focused on ride-sharing along with over 200 miles of range are great introductions, but we would have liked to see GM step up to the plate with autonomous tech. Now it has, however, as the automaker is setting Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Volt: Preparing To Go Autonomous![…]

2016 Ford Focus RS, Mustang GT Ready For Luxury Makeover!

Ford is enjoying great success in Europe at the moment, so in what seems a pretty ironic next move the automaker is going to cut down on its workforce. According to Carscoops, Blue Oval is reportedly looking to be more profitable than it is by cutting what it deems as dead weight. In other words Read more about 2016 Ford Focus RS, Mustang GT Ready For Luxury Makeover![…]

2016 Chevrolet Colorado vs Toyota Tacoma: Between Muscle And Endurance

On the charts both trucks may be quite a distance from one another, and though they are competing on different strengths, the 2016 Toyota Tacoma and Chevrolet Colorado are still close rivals in the midsize pickup game. The Colorado should be a go-to for those wanting a non-full size truck that can approximate the capability Read more about 2016 Chevrolet Colorado vs Toyota Tacoma: Between Muscle And Endurance[…]

2016 Honda Civic Challenges Accord To Raise Its Game!

The tenth-generation Honda Civic isn’t wanting for praise. Not only has it been lavished with loads of praise since its launch, it has also won the 2016 North American Car of the Year award. Given its raving success, we find that its sibling the Honda Accord is in a little bit of a pickle. Despite Read more about 2016 Honda Civic Challenges Accord To Raise Its Game![…]

Volkswagen’s Budget EV Boasts Twice More Range

It’s probably time that Volkswagen stop taking the hits and move forward from the diesel emissions scandal. After unveiling an EV microbus, the company is putting into the pipeline a more accessible EV that is supposed to be aimed at the Tesla Model 3 and the Chevrolet Bolt. This new effort is going to be Read more about Volkswagen’s Budget EV Boasts Twice More Range[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Delivery In 2018 More Realistic

As we draw closer to the reveal of the 2017 Tesla Model 3, the excitement is growing among those who have only been able to admire Tesla vehicles from a distance. Having a performance electric vehicle for less than $40,000 is more than just a great bargain. However, there seems to be doubts surrounding the Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Delivery In 2018 More Realistic[…]

2017 Audi R8: Pricier Than GT-R NISMO For Base Model!

The 2017 Audi A8 is quite a beast – able to unleash 540hp and 398lb-ft torque from its V10 engine. Operated by a seven-speed dual-clutch, the sports car runs on a Quattro AWD. What’s most interesting is its price: the R8 is going to start at $164,150, which is a rather steep raise from $115,900 Read more about 2017 Audi R8: Pricier Than GT-R NISMO For Base Model![…]

2017 Jeep Wrangler: Bad News Within Future Plans

Everything is good news right now for Jeep. Sales are soaring and demand for its offerings keeps increasing, particularly for the Jeep Wrangler. As such, Fiat Chrysler Automotive (FCA) is looking to move its 2015 global top-seller Jeep Cherokee to another plant so that more Wranglers can be made in Toledo. That sounds great, right? Read more about 2017 Jeep Wrangler: Bad News Within Future Plans[…]

2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid: Way More Than Volt Drivetrain

GM has managed to turn the fortunes of the Chevrolet Malibu around. It was just one of the regular players among big names in the sedan segment, but the introduction of the Voltec-powered hybrid variant has reaped immediate results. The Malibu achieved a 24.1 percent year-on-year sales growth in January, the third highest in the Read more about 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid: Way More Than Volt Drivetrain[…]

2017 Hyundai Santa Cruz: Can It Keep Up With Ridgeline?

Hyundai is expanding in all directions. Besides the birth of the luxury Genesis brand, the automaker is pushing for Kia to steer onto the GT direction, while it treads on Honda’s path by tapping into the pickup segment with a lightweight lifestyle-centric truck. The inspiration from Honda seems pretty obvious as the profile of the Read more about 2017 Hyundai Santa Cruz: Can It Keep Up With Ridgeline?[…]

2017 Hyundai Elantra: Cheaper Than Civic, But Comparable?

In terms of design there isn’t too much going for the 2017 Hyundai Elantra, so it has to take the competition to pricing. On top of a number of new tech features, the sedan goes for a base price of $17,985 inclusive of destination charges, making it cheaper than the 2016 Honda Civic which is Read more about 2017 Hyundai Elantra: Cheaper Than Civic, But Comparable?[…]

2017 Honda Ridgeline: Just Some Extras On A Honda Pilot

During the recent Detroit Auto Show the next-gen Ridgeline pickup caught our attention by looking quite banal considering how distinct the first-gen model appeared. Besides being conventional, many also took note of how familiar the new pickup seemed. We were struck by how the Ridgeline looks more or less like the latest Honda Pilot, particularly Read more about 2017 Honda Ridgeline: Just Some Extras On A Honda Pilot[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Falcon Wings Maybe?

Word has it that the 2017 Tesla Model 3 could take on a crucial component from the Model X by gearing up with a pair of falcon wing doors. How Tesla is going to figure out costing while providing this feature would be a big question mark, but the possibility of it is still quite Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Falcon Wings Maybe?[…]

2017 Subaru WRX STI: ‘Limited Edition’ Engine With New Platform?

Subaru has stamped its mark as the most promising automaker in the U.S. after enjoying its best-ever sales year in the U.S. in 2015. Leading its charts are mostly SUVs and crossovers, but the real standout is its performance nameplate, the Subaru WRX STI. The current 2.5L turbo boxer engine that the range-topping model uses Read more about 2017 Subaru WRX STI: ‘Limited Edition’ Engine With New Platform?[…]

2016 Subaru WRX STI: One Horrible Disadvantage!

Subaru delivered an all-time sales record for 2015, driven by the Subaru WRX/STI. But while the STI model catches the eye more with a drivetrain made for the tracks and an AWD system imparting a much sportier drive, the WRX model is no slacker. In fact, the WRX has a something the STI model doesn’t. Read more about 2016 Subaru WRX STI: One Horrible Disadvantage![…]