Autos: Research

Nobody agrees how the screen in your dashboard should work

Monday  02:45,   24 april 2017
The Verge

Here are all the screens from the New York Auto Show Car manufacturers showed off new hydrogen fuel cell-powered vehicles, more sophisticated autonomous driving features, and at least one dog-centric vehicle at this year’s New York Auto Show, but[...]

2018 Volkswagen Atlas: Like an Open Book on America

Monday  19:46,   17 april 2017

Just a few days ago, Volkswagen summoned a group of journalists to try the new Atlas seven-seat SUV. However, a handful of us had the chance to test drive it in Sacacomie, Quebec last March, when the conditions were still wintery. That time, the[...]

Upgrades to S90 should make Canadians perk up

Thursday  20:33,   13 april 2017

What is it? A mid-model upgrade for Volvo’s newish S90 premium luxury sedan. Why does it matter? Volvo makes an excellent luxury sedan. Unfortunately, Canadian consumers are ignoring it (only 71 have been sold so far this year) despite its advanced[...]

10 tips for first-time buyers

Thursday  20:33,   13 april 2017

Car buying is never filled with as much uncertainty as it is the first time you tackle it. No matter how much affection we develop for our high school automotive hand-me-down, at some point it's time to move on. Being a good first-time car buyer[...]

Automotive Terminology 101

Wednesday  19:25,   12 april 2017

<p>Terminologies swirl vigorously throughout the automotive world - and if you’ve ever heard a conversation between gearheads, you know that it can all be a bit tricky to follow.</p> [...]

5 Reasons Why We Like The Toyota C-HR

Wednesday  18:35,   12 april 2017
Super Street Online

Let's kiss Toyota's boring image goodbye.Let's kiss Toyota's boring image goodbye. The largest volume auto manufacturer in the world is spicing things up with a new design language and new cars, like the '18 C-HR - originally a Scion[...]

2018 Subaru Outback: Little Things Mean a Lot

Tuesday  18:00,   11 april 2017
Car and Driver

2018 Subaru Outback: Little Things Mean a LotSubaru is further playing up the adventure theme with the wagon’s nipped and tucked styling. The 2018 Outback has a chunkier bumper and front fascia that includes a wider and lower grille, chrome wings[...]

First Look: 2017 Honda Civic Si

Monday  21:38,   10 april 2017

<p>Si model cranks up the boost, not the power</p>We've known that the Si would get a version of Honda's 1.5-liter turbocharged I-4, and we even learned its torque figure recently through a leaked email. Now we have full deets on the car's[...]

Chevrolet Adds 10-Speed Auto, Sporty Styling to 2018 Tahoe and Suburban RST

Monday  18:37,   10 april 2017
Truck Trend

Chevrolet will add a sporty package to the Tahoe and Suburban, called the RST Special Edition. It will also be available with a 6.2L V-8 and 10-speed automatic.In addition to the 420hp V-8, the Performance Package (which will only be available on[...]

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport: New Look, New Tech

Friday  17:05,   07 april 2017
Car and Driver

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport: New Look, New TechMitsubishi doesn’t have a lot of cards left to play in the U.S. market, and its most popular model, the Outlander Sport, has been underwhelming in our testing. But Mitsubishi is doing everything it[...]

13 Good First Cars That Aren't Oppressively Boring

Thursday  22:45,   06 april 2017
Road & Track

First cars usually need to be affordable and practical, but they can also be a little fun to drive too.Buying your first car can be an incredibly difficult decision. It feels like everyone has advice for you, and if you're an enthusiast, it probably [...]

2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 4MATIC: A Small CUV with 469 HP of V-8 Fury

Thursday  21:32,   06 april 2017
Car and Driver

2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 4MATIC: A Small CUV with 469 HP of V-8 FuryLeave it to AMG to pack so much power—469 horsepower and 479 lb-ft of torque—into such a small vehicle. Among the GLC’s competitors, only the Porsche Macan Turbo and the Alfa Romeo[...]

2018 Buick Regal Sportback and TourX First Look: Branching into Hatchbacks, Wagons

Thursday  21:31,   06 april 2017
Motor Trend

Bye-bye, Buick Regal sedan. For 2018, Buick is having some fun with body styles in offering the midsize Regal Sportback hatchback with coupelike styling and the Regal TourX, which officials refer to as a crossover but we excitedly call a wagon. The[...]

How to Make Your Car Last Longer in Four Easy Steps

Thursday  16:54,   06 april 2017
Car and Driver

<p>If you're the type of driver who wants to keep your car for as long as possible, these are the four things you need to know.</p> Every driver knows the importance of oil changes and routine maintenance to help keep any car ticking,[...]

Cub Cadet vs. John Deere Lawn Tractor Face-Off

Thursday  16:51,   06 april 2017
Consumer Reports

Trading up to a riding mower can be a daunting proposition if you’re used to a walk-behind mower. They’re much bigger and pricier than your walk-behind mower, and the myriad controls might look confusing. Unless you have acres and acres to cut, an[...]