http://www.motortrend.com - Toyota took the wraps off the 2017 Prius Prime plug-in hybrid at the 2016 New York auto show, and it will be the most advanced Prius yet once it goes on sale in all 50 states in fall 2016. Underpinned by the same TNGA platform as the standard Prius hybrid and the C-HR small crossover, the Prius Prime will be the range-topping variant of the fourth-generation Prius.
http://www.leftlanenews.com - The Megane grows up, but it remains the sensible choice in Europe's compact hatchback segment.
http://www.motortrend.com - The best-selling Buick, at over one-third of North-American sales is coincidentally the nation’s best-selling small CUV, so to reward its little trooper, for 2017 the brand has bought it a stem-and-stern fluff-n-buff with a bunch of interior spiffs to boot. It all looks lovely, but even when we squint at this stubby little spud we have trouble appreciating “cues first shown on the award-winning Avenir and Avista concepts,” which design director Holt Ware says informed the design.
http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com - Sometimes, in the wasteland that is the rental car lot of the Detroit Metropolitan Airport, fate can smile upon you.
http://driving.ca - Nissan might have claim to the name Titan but, to be fair, the true titans of the pickup world all hail from Detroit: Ford, GM and Ram make up the top-selling vehicles in Canada. No, not just best-selling pickups, but overall vehicle sales (we do like our pickups).
http://www.motortrend.com - Angus MacKenzie and I got into a debate years ago about performance driving aids. I argued there is nothing wrong with using technology to go faster.
http://www.autocar.co.uk - Even before it started appearing in British showrooms six months ago, the new British-built Vauxhall Astra had already staged one remarkable fightback. Not long before its launch, plans had been laid for the closure of the Ellesmere plant, near Liverpool, that today builds about 30 new-generation Astras an hour and has been making General Motors’ small cars since the original Vauxhall Viva back in 1962.
http://www.automobilemag.com - Natural gas may be the fossil fuel of the future, a modern alternate that’s sending chills up and down the spines of the Koch Brothers and their fellow coal mine owners, but so far, oil companies have nothing to worry about. They control US gas stations, after all, and they’re not in any kind of hurry to add compressed natural gas (CNG) pumps.
http://www.theglobeandmail.com - New subcompact punches above its weight with standard technology and a well-mannered drive.
http://www.hybridcars.com - Full Disclosure: Since I was a young teenager I have owned Ford pickups. It started with a 1939 model, then a 1952 F-100 with a Hemi V8, followed by several others.