Autos: buying

Ford Mustang Mach-E, F-150 to Get‘BlueCruise’ Later this Year

Wednesday  20:26,   14 april 2021

Ford has named its hand-free driving tech BlueCruise and it will become available on the 2021 Mach-E and the 2021 F-150 in the third quarter of this year Ford announced that what it describes as a hands-free system, an update to the automaker's... >>>

2021 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Manual First Test: Don't Call It Hot

Tuesday  20:55,   13 april 2021

Hot hatchbacks get all the love. Rightfully so; hot hatches such as the venerable Volkswagen Golf GTI and Honda Civic Type R can deliver enthusiasts a driving experience that rivals “proper” sports cars, without sacrificing the usable versatility of >>>

Want to Add Built-In Nav to Your Used GM Vehicle? There’s an App for That

Tuesday  20:50,   13 april 2021

For those who duct tape their phones to the dash to use an app for navigation directions (or plop their phones in the cupholder) because their vehicle does not have a built-in navigation system, General Motors is offering a better solution. Starting >>>

2021 Mini Countryman Oxford Edition is an OK value, but at what cost?

Friday  22:20,   09 april 2021

Looks are where the fun begins and ends for Mini's value-oriented quasi-crossover.The 2021 Mini Countryman is a quirky little thing. In a world of ever-sharpening creases and aggressive styling, the Mini's Hardtop-but-stung-by-a-bee curvature... >>>

Toyota Launches Semi-Autonomous Cars in Japan, Bringing to U.S. This Fall

Friday  22:20,   09 april 2021

Japan-market Lexus LS and Toyota Mirai cars made their debut with a Level 2 driver-assist system, which can learn driving conditions and will use over-the-air updates.Advanced Drive features a Level 2 autonomous system, so it helps keep the car in... >>>

Tesla Model 3 is now a $40,000 EV, unless you choose white

Friday  22:10,   09 april 2021

With the latest round of price increases, the Model 3 grows more expensive and the Model Y isn't left out, either.With the price bumps, the Model 3 Standard Range Plus now costs $500 more across the board, pushing the sedan to $39,690, including >>>

The plan for Prince Philip's mourning period and funeral

Friday  22:10,   09 april 2021

The Land Rover Defender’s a classic, go-anywhere SUV that is charming, civilized and quick, thanks to its smooth powertrain. But frustrating controls, unimpressive fuel economy, and a high step-in height are significant... >>>

How to Judge a Car's Comfort on a Short Test Drive

Friday  21:40,   09 april 2021

A test drive doesn’t last long, but it’s your first opportunity to make sure the car is one you’ll like and can live with. Here are a few things to consider as you evaluate overall comfort. Plus,Here are a few things to consider as you evaluate... >>>

Preview: 2022 Toyota GR86 Sports Car Looks Sharp

Thursday  06:00,   08 april 2021

Toyota has again partnered with Subaru to develop an entry-level sports car. The automakers previously partnered on the Scion FR-S (now known as the Toyota 86) and Subaru BRZ, launched for 2012. Those low-slung four-cylinder coupes were nearly... >>>

2024 GMC Hummer EV SUV Can Charge Other Hummers or EVs

Thursday  06:00,   08 april 2021

The new electric SUV's optional Power Station generator, which has output up to 6.0 kW, will eventually be offered on the pickup Hummer, too. The 2024 GMC Hummer EV SUV is available with a 6.0-kW Power Station generator. It technically isn't a... >>>

Mercedes CLS gains starry grille and tech-loaded steering wheel for 2021

Thursday  06:00,   08 april 2021

Mercedes-Benz A year after Mercedes-Benz gave the third-gen CLS-Class a generous mid-cycle refresh, it’s sprinkling on a few extra goodies. As of last summer, the suave, swoopy Benz sedan received an updated MBUX infotainment system and a raft of... >>>

Benjamin Pavard: "We deserved to win"

Thursday  05:15,   08 april 2021

© supplied by Sofoot that was a "first pavard". Bayern spent an hour and a half on the outskirts of the Parisian surface, but Bayern fell on a certain Keylor Navas this Wednesday night. Despite 6 Parisian shots against 31 Bavarian side, Paris won... >>>

2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 First Drive: Thunder Macher!

Wednesday  03:10,   07 april 2021

Rest in thunder, 2016 to 2020 Shelby GT350. Your ethereal 5.2-liter Voodoo V-8 was too good for this low-redline world; not even the recently introduced, supercar-baiting GT500’s 7,500-rpm cutoff can match your 8,250-rpm supernova scream. Your loss... >>>

Tested: 2022 Kia Carnival Fancies Up the Minivan

Monday  19:35,   05 april 2021

Kia's new van looks great and pleases its driver, but it's almost too nice inside for kids.Not only does the Carnival have a new name and Kia's attractive new logo, its design looks fresh and modern. After the Pacifica's mid-cycle refresh,... >>>

2022 Toyota 86 embraces sports car evolution with fresh looks, more power

Monday  19:35,   05 april 2021

The Subaru BRZ's twin is finally here, and like the BRZ, the new Toyota 86 keeps the back-to-basics sports car formula in great shape.Toyota revealed the new 86 in Japan with partner Subaru showing off the BRZ for the first time locally. While... >>>