2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid: New Tech Sweeps Aside Toyota Prius, Volvo XC90

An authority on all matters pertaining to green vehicles, Green Car Journal, has announced the winners of the 2016 Connected Green Car of the Year, 2016 Luxury Green Car of the Year, and the 2016 Green SUV of the Year. While the most eco-friendly SUV award was handed to the Honda HR-V and the Luxury Read more about 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid: New Tech Sweeps Aside Toyota Prius, Volvo XC90[…]

2016 Toyota Prius: Competitor Asserts Greater Mileage

With a host of efficiency performance enhancements, we can a resulting Prius that can push up to 55mpg combined driving on its Eco version. But according to Hyundai, its equivalent Hyundai Ioniq – which also comes in plug-in and pure battery – is able to outdo Toyota’s hybrid in respect to mileage on the highway. Read more about 2016 Toyota Prius: Competitor Asserts Greater Mileage[…]

2016 Jeep Wrangler: Going Green For Big Birthday Bash!

Each and every one of Jeep’s existing models will be getting its own special edition model along with multiple shades of military green in conjunction with the off-road specialist brand celebrating its 75th anniversary. While there are some models that share the same shade, there are a set of special green paint job differs depending Read more about 2016 Jeep Wrangler: Going Green For Big Birthday Bash![…]

2017 Chevrolet Cruze: Changed Look Drives Everyone Wild!

There isn’t that much love for the Chevrolet Cruze sedan. It received a lukewarm greeting from consumers, who were probably more interested in the tenth-generation Honda Civic (and still are). Anyway, Chevrolet decided to make a stylistic change to the sedan and mold a hatchback version out of it for the international market. Then all Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Cruze: Changed Look Drives Everyone Wild![…]

2017 Kia Niro: New Powertrain For Those Who Don’t Want A Kia

Kia is not a brand that has the pulling power of Honda or Toyota in the U.S. market, but it is ready to offer consumers a combination of two things that are hot in demand: an SUV and a plug-in hybrid, both in one vehicle called the Kia Niro. The Niro was previewed in another Read more about 2017 Kia Niro: New Powertrain For Those Who Don’t Want A Kia[…]

Jeep Goes Stand-Alone For ‘Range Rover Killer’, Ford Ranger Rival

Jeep is riding on a high after earning record sales not only in the North American markets through mainstay nameplates but also in other regions around the world, driven primarily by the introduction of the Jeep Renegade. Two upcoming introductions due in the next couple of years are as promising as the Renegade. The 2018 Read more about Jeep Goes Stand-Alone For ‘Range Rover Killer’, Ford Ranger Rival[…]

2016 Toyota Prius vs Nissan Leaf: Rough Year Ahead

For EVs in general, falling gas prices means that 2016 is not going to be a year for flourishing, even if the collective interest in the segment has gone up considerably. Even with the booming sales of the Tesla Model S, total EV sales in the U.S. has fallen last year – 116,597 units to Read more about 2016 Toyota Prius vs Nissan Leaf: Rough Year Ahead[…]

2016 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV: Beware Tesla Model X, Volvo XC90!

It still mystifies many of us why the Mitsubishi Outlander plug-in hybrid wasn’t sold in the U.S. market before this, after it achieved 30,873 sales in Europe last year and being the top-selling plug-in for a consecutive year in the region. The Outlander PHEV not only repeated the sales feat but posted a 55 percent Read more about 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV: Beware Tesla Model X, Volvo XC90![…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Mass Production Help From Billion-Dollar Friend!

Anticipation is simmering for the arrival of the 2017 Tesla Model 3 of which a debut showcase is not far from now. Questions however are raised over how Tesla is going to approach mass production for what is going to be a highly-demanded vehicle at a small price tag. Specifically, we are wondering how the Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Mass Production Help From Billion-Dollar Friend![…]

2017 Subaru WRX STI: New Engine, Fresh Platform, Record Sales

While the Subaru BRZ may not be faring too well, Subaru has continued to thrive with the Subaru WRX and its STI variant. Last year the automaker achieved an all-time sales record in the U.S.. Mainly crossovers and SUVs posted record sales in the market, but the only sedan that did so was the WRX Read more about 2017 Subaru WRX STI: New Engine, Fresh Platform, Record Sales[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Spreading Model X Wings?

When the 2017 Tesla Model 3 makes its first appearance to us in March, its $35,000 price isn’t going to be its only attention-grabbing factor. Rumor has it that the Model 3 could take adopt an important styling aspect from the Model X and spread a set of falcon wings. As per word from Tesla Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Spreading Model X Wings?[…]

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs Audi A8: What’s New For Autonomous Driving

Automakers pursuing autonomous driving technology seem to have a fascination with the self-reliant vehicle being a ‘pilot’ – the Tesla Autopilot is now joined by Drive Pilot from Mercedes-Benz and Piloted Driving from Audi. Drive Pilot: Mercedes-Benz E-Class The 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class has caught everyone’s attention with its S-Class-inspired interior. But what’s more appealing is Read more about 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs Audi A8: What’s New For Autonomous Driving[…]

2017 Hyundai Elantra: Affordable Alternative To Honda Civic

While the new 2017 Hyundai Elantra may not be your cup of tea, it is worth considering after the pricing reveal for the sedan. It has a starting price of $17,985 with destination charges which makes it cheaper than the current model. Details on the base SE and Limited trims are out, but we’ll have Read more about 2017 Hyundai Elantra: Affordable Alternative To Honda Civic[…]

2016 Toyota Prius Eco: Another Hybrid Has Better Mileage?

One thing that cannot be argued about the 2016 Toyota Prius is how well it has done to improve efficiency over older models. The standout in the new hybrid lineup is the Eco model that is worth up to 56mpg. That’s the highest mileage ever touted by an EV that doesn’t plug in and it Read more about 2016 Toyota Prius Eco: Another Hybrid Has Better Mileage?[…]

2016 Chevrolet Malibu: Could Be Mistaken As Acura, BMW

It is funny how the most widely sought after car model (according to Google Search anyway) for 2015 can be erroneously identified as a luxury vehicle made by BMW or Acura. Well, it seems that is the case looking at a television commercial by Chevrolet carrying the title ‘Unbranded’ that follows the ‘Real People, Not Read more about 2016 Chevrolet Malibu: Could Be Mistaken As Acura, BMW[…]

2018 Ford Bronco: Chances Of Return Increased

For a considerable amount of time Ford has been teasing at the return of the Ford Bronco. The most concrete indication of its return is when the automaker put down a large investment to build two new vehicles for its Michigan Assembly Plant. Now we know that the chances of the Ford Bronco making a Read more about 2018 Ford Bronco: Chances Of Return Increased[…]

2017 Honda Odyssey: Keeping Poor Ol’ Minivans Relevant!

In the face of being pulled down by a weakening segment, the Honda Odyssey still stands pretty strong and tall against its competitors. It finished off last year on a strong note and earned a 4.1 percent YTD sales boost all while the minivan segment faced a 7.5 percent YTD sales drop in 2015. Strength Read more about 2017 Honda Odyssey: Keeping Poor Ol’ Minivans Relevant![…]

2016 Tesla Model S vs Nissan Leaf vs BMW i3: What’s Up With Charging?

Having great range needs to be supported by accessible and convenient infrastructure, that’s why charging stations have become a vital factor in the success of automakers pursuing progress in the EV market. Teamwork For All With a shaking of hands between BMW and Nissan, the 2016 BMW i3 and Nissan Leaf would be reaping the Read more about 2016 Tesla Model S vs Nissan Leaf vs BMW i3: What’s Up With Charging?[…]

2016 Toyota Corolla vs Mazda 3: Comfort Or Sporty?

As smaller sedans shoppers of the 2016 Toyota Corolla stare at the Mazda 3 as a tempting alternative. Putting them side by side they are very different cars, but which serves better value? Mazda 3: Tight Control, Tighter Seats The 2016 Mazda 3 is run on a 2.0L four-cylinder engine good for 155hp for the Read more about 2016 Toyota Corolla vs Mazda 3: Comfort Or Sporty?[…]

2016 Tesla Model X: Shedding Its Old, Cruel Skin

Tesla is really living up to its reputation as an advocate for sustainability after responding to a request by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to have a version of the 2016 Tesla Model X that is animal-free, or in their vernacular, ‘cruelty free’. Instead of using real leather derived from animals, the Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X: Shedding Its Old, Cruel Skin[…]