August 29, 2014. Vehicle Style: Small SUV Price: $33,200 Engine/trans: 96kW/320Nm 1.6 turbo diesel 4cyl | CVT automatic Fuel Economy claimed: 4.9 l/100km | tested: 6.6 l/100km OVERVIEW Nissan’s latest addition to its ever-evolving range...Show More Summary
eBoy is the name of a collective of four German artists who excel at drawing robots, blocky people and animals, cacophonous cityscapes, and weird weapons, machinery, and vehicles in the style of old video games. Read the rest
August 26, 2014 | Photos: Jan Glovac. Vehicle Style: Five-door small SUV Price: $57,895 (plus on-roads), $66,935 (as tested, plus on-roads) Engine/Trans: 110kW/400Nm 4cyl diesel | 9spd auto Fuel Economy claimed: 6.0 l/100km | tested: 8.2 l/100km OVERVIEW Land Rover’s smallest luxury car recently came in for a mid-term update. Show More Summary
The poll found 68 percent of Americans think local police forces shouldn't have military style weapons and vehicles and instead believe this equipment should be reserved only for the military or national guard. Only 26 percent of the public thinks local police should have this heavy hardware. Show More Summary
Starting at just over $100,000, the BMW 435i Gran Coupe is by no means a cheap vehicle, but then again, a sense of style and refinement this polished never comes cheap does it? BMW has of late gone searching for a niche within a niche and the result is the 4 Series Gran Coupe. One [...]
The Shelby Daytona Coupe is one of the best looking vehicles ever to go racing from any era; it's not exactly known for its amazing fuel economy, though, with a big V8 creating tons of muscular power. Electric car company Renovo Motors...Show More Summary
August 16, 2014 Vehicle Style: High performance sedan Price: $156,430 (plus on-roads), $165,990 as-tested. Engine/trans: 317kW/550Nm 3.0 turbo petrol 6cyl | 7sp twin-clutch auto Fuel Economy claimed: 8.3 l/100km | tested: 12.1 l/100km...Show More Summary
The Morgan Three-Wheeler certainly isn't the fastest performance vehicle money can buy, but it might be one of the coolest. With its V-twin engine hanging out front and styling like nothing else on the road, it draws stares from anyone who sees it and likely a lot of grins from the driver too. Show More Summary
August 14, 2014 Vehicle Style: Premium mid-size sedan Price: $169,990 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 301kW/550Nm twin-turbo 3.0-litre V6 petrol | 8spd auto Fuel Economy claimed: 10.4 l/100km OVERVIEW For an Italian car company that has been around longer than Ferrari, it should be easy, you'd reckon, to muscle-in on a premium segment. Show More Summary
The last of the Automated Transfer Vehicle missions is currently underway, bringing supplies to the International Space Station with fabulous style. Due to dock tomorrow, ATV-5 sneaking up on the station looks more like a watercolour than a photograph taken by an astronaut. Read more...
August 8, 2014 Vehicle Style: 5-door small performance hatch Price: $54,490 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 206kW/380Nm 2.0 turbo petrol 4cyl | 6sp auto Fuel Economy claimed: 7.1 l/100km | tested: 11.7 l/100km OVERVIEW $55k is a hefty stack of cash for a Volkswagen Golf, but the R version isn’t exactly your average grocery-fetching German hatchback. Show More Summary
Much like the Mini Cooper, the Fiat 500 evolved from a tiny economy car into a full lineup of vehicles incorporating various body styles and engines. Crossover-like four-doors, sporty two-doors, and fuel-sipping diesels are some of the versions Mini enthusiasts did not see coming half a century ago. Show More Summary
If you’re looking for a small, city-friendly SUV, it’s hard to look past the Peugeot 2008. The little French SUV is ideal for those looking for a European styled and built vehicle with an excellent infotainment system and competent drivetrain. But if you’re wondering why you haven’t seen a 2008 on the road before, it’s [...]
For decades, Subaru's all-wheel-drive vehicles have delivered people to the trail head, campground and ski slope safely. Now the brand is turning to technology to give drivers an extra measure of security.
August 1, 2014 Vehicle Style: 5-door medium hatch Price: $44,990 Engine/trans: 149kW/300Nm 2.0 turbo 4cyl | 6sp twin-clutch auto Fuel Economy claimed: 8.0 l/100km | tested: 9.4 l/100km OVERVIEW Ford showed off its all-new Mondeo at the...Show More Summary
MICKEY KAUS: Tell Boehner: “No New Laws.” “Senate Democrats are now explicitly saying they will try to use Boehner’s border bill as a vehicle for broad, ‘Gang of 8? style amnesty, and immigration activists are urging them on. All the more reason to call ((202) 224-3121). A House vote on Boehner’s bill is expected Thursday.” [...]
July 30, 2014 What’s Hot: Sharp new design, inside and out. Versatility. What’s Not: No fully integrated sat-nav, hard plastics, front seat travel. X-FACTOR: Honda’s popular light car has just gotten even better. Vehicle Style: 5-door...Show More Summary
Land Rover released photos of its latest new vehicle, the Discovery Sport, but it looks like the production vehicle will be a big departure from the concept shown in New York last April.
July 28, 2014 Vehicle Style: Medium performance wagon. Price: $36,490 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 162kW/350Nm 2.0 turbo 4cyl | 6sp twin-clutch automatic Fuel Economy claimed: 6.6 l/100km | tested: 9.0 l/100km OVERVIEW The Skoda Octavia RS is an underappreciated car. Show More Summary
Man. What's with all of these heroes getting cars all of the sudden? First it was Ghost Rider, and now 2015's new Rider, Kamen Rider Drive, is following this trend. Are motorcycles going out of style? Whatever the case may be, this new hero might as well call himself Kamen Driver. Show More Summary