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2020 Chevrolet Silverado
By Heather Platt On Saturday, July 27th, 2019

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Diesel Gets 33 MPG HWY

Chevrolet has released EPA fuel economy numbers for the new diesel-powered Silverado 1500, and they’re impressive. The 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 with the 3.0-liter Duramax engine delivers up to 23/33 mpg More...

By Heather Platt On Wednesday, July 24th, 2019

New Survey Shows Strong Support For Electric Vehicles Across Economic Spectrum

The electric vehicle market may be poised for accelerating growth, according to a new survey of prospective car buyers, and consideration of getting electric vehicles is fairly consistent across regions and income More...

Ford-VW Partnership
By Heather Platt On Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

Ford-VW Partnership: Here’s What to Expect

Ford and Volkswagen announced an extensive partnership earlier this year to co-develop products and boost economic efficiencies, without equity exchange or cross-ownership between the companies. Today, the automakers More...

By Heather Platt On Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

Kia Soul EV Priced At £33,795 After Plug-In Car Grant

The all-new Kia Soul EV made its European debut at the Geneva motor show in March, and now Kia is announcing pricing and specification of the cutting edge, pure electric vehicle. The order banks for the Soul EV More...

BMW 1 Series
By Heather Platt On Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

The BMW 1 Series Is the Mercedes-Fighting Hot Hatch We Don’t Get

How low should luxury automakers go? While Mercedes introduces two relatively affordable sedans and as Acura cuts the ILX’s price by a staggering $2,200, BMW lacks a four-door entry-level car in the U.S. A More...

By Heather Platt On Thursday, June 20th, 2019

Geely Auto And LG Chem Form Battery Joint Venture in China

Geely Auto and LG Chem announced a new EV battery joint venture in China, which is set to initially produce 10 GWh of electric car battery annually. Under the terms of a new joint venture agreement, LG Chem and More...

New-Zoe 3
By Heather Platt On Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

New Renault ZOE: Increased Rnge, Geater Performance, Enhanced Tech

With increased power and range, a host of technological improvements and distinctive new looks, the New Renault ZOE is more desirable than ever. The launch of the third generation of Renault’s flagship vehicle More...

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS
By Heather Platt On Thursday, June 13th, 2019

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS Price Jumps With Increased Amenities

Mercedes-Benz has fully redesigned its flagship SUV, giving it electrically boosted powertrains, an upgraded infotainment interface, and an even more luxurious interior. Predictably, these updates come with a higher More...

By Heather Platt On Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

Kia Recalls Over 5,000 Niro Phev And Hybrid In Uk

Kia Motors (UK) Limited is conducting a voluntary recall of 5,020 Kia Niro plug-in hybrid and hybrid models due to possible overheating in an electrical relay. Vehicles will be inspected at dealerships and affected More...

2020 Toyota Supra
By Heather Platt On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

New Hints From BMW, Toyota Suggest The Supra Could Get A Manual

Enthusiasts are divided on whether the 2020 Toyota Supra’s BMW bones are a sacrilege or a nonissue. Regardless, the pairing means that what one brand says about their own car might expose interesting details More...

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