Autos: buying

2018 Buick Enclave Avenir First Test: Luxury All Around?

Thursday  11:33,   05 october 2017
Motor Trend

Buick’s new sub-brand debuts in the EnclaveSharing its platform and engine with the Chevrolet Traverse, the Enclave Avenir is powered by a 3.5-liter V-6 engine that delivers 302 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. A nine-speed automatic transmission is in[...]

Ford Plans Fewer Cars, More Trucks and SUVs

Thursday  11:32,   05 october 2017
Motor Trend

<p>Automaker vows to reduce costs, development times</p>Given Ford's recent sales numbers, it comes as no surprise that the automaker has vowed to reallocate much of its spending from cars to trucks and SUVs. Ford will also shift investment in [...]

Eight Things To Know: 2018 Jaguar F-Type R-Dynamic

Thursday  11:26,   05 october 2017
Motor Trend

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Three Things We Love About the 2018 Honda Accord

Thursday  11:26,   05 october 2017
Automobile

A sexier sedan made in the good ol’ U.S. of A.Honda's 10th-generation Accord ditched the V-6 engine option and now offers turbocharged engines—a 1.5-liter or 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder that packs either 192 hp or 252 hp, with 192 lb-ft of torque [...]

The 5 Best Cars of Playboy Icon Hugh Hefner's Collection

Thursday  10:57,   05 october 2017
MSN

<p>Style, taste, and a splash of luxury defined Hef's garage.</p>© Provided by TIME[...]

What You Should Know About the Ford Fusion Sport

Thursday  10:57,   05 october 2017
Road & Track

It might not be the Ford GT-engined super sedan we're all hoping for, but the Fusion Sport still impresses.Last weekend, Road & Track Snapchat Editor Aaron Brown needed someone to drive him up to Vermont to purchase a $1500 Subaru Impreza[...]

Michigan Garage Find Gold

Thursday  10:56,   05 october 2017
HOT ROD

After the Woodward Dream Cruise, I was able to see a collection of cars, trucks and even a motorcycle or two.&nbsp;In the owner's driveway was a C3 Corvette and a 1967 Dodge Coronet R/T convertible that he was working on. Behind the storage[...]

Here Are the Results of Harley-Davidson's Attempt to Teach a Whole Town How to Ride

Thursday  10:56,   05 october 2017
MSN

<p>Ryder, N.D. only has 84 people, but now a few more of them ride a Harley-Davidson.</p>Regardless, the town of Ryder was very excited to get Harley’s attention. In fact, the it was so eager to work with Harley that it let the motorcycle[...]

One Week With: 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor SuperCrew

Thursday  10:55,   05 october 2017
Automobile

Don’t mistake Dearborn’s off-roader for a trophy truckGoing through the Raptor's spec sheet, several bullet points affirm my original expectation. Key bits include a strengthened frame to cope with the stress created by off-road use, Fox[...]

How Porsche Says It Will Make the 2019 Cayenne the Best SUV Ever

Thursday  10:54,   05 october 2017
Automobile

<p>Three new Cayenne models set to arrive in mid-to-late 2018</p>One, Porsche will be profoundly disappointed if the new Cayenne isn't recognized as the best SUV ever, given its performance on the road, the surprising emphasis on its[...]

Did the Tesla Semi Truck Just Get Caught Completely Undisguised?

Thursday  10:53,   05 october 2017
Motor Trend

<p>Futuristic truck caught ahead of reveal later this month</p>Based on the photo, the Tesla semi truck will look futuristic with its large fender flare bulges and sleek lines. Notice it lacks a nose since it doesn't have an internal[...]

Buy, Lease, or Subscribe? Automakers Offer New Approaches to Car Ownership

Thursday  10:53,   05 october 2017
Consumer Reports

<p>Volvo and others announce flexible plans</p>Volvo and other automakers are betting that consumers are ready for a new, more flexible way of owning a[...]

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan First Test: Is Bigger Better?

Thursday  10:47,   05 october 2017
Motor Trend

VW’s compact SUV jumps a segment in size and price, but faces tougher competition as a resultBuilt in Mexico with the American market in mind, the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan has gotten so much larger—gaining 7.3 inches of wheelbase and 10.6 inches of[...]

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid First Test: Charging Ahead

Thursday  10:45,   05 october 2017
Motor Trend

Running the first hybrid minivan through our battery of testsAnd after our follow-up test at the 2016 Car of the Year competition, we declared the less-well-equipped Pacifica Touring the new benchmark for the minivan segment. On our course, the[...]

No Man’s Land: Jeep Compass vs. Subaru Crosstrek vs. Nissan Rogue Sport

Thursday  10:44,   05 october 2017
Motor Trend

These “just right” crossovers provide city-friendly, off-pavement-ready transport that won’t break your walletThose compact SUVs have evolved with us. Take a look at what was offered in the early 2000s. Vehicles such as the Jeep Cherokee, Nissan[...]