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Porsche Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Revealed At 2017 Geneva Auto Show

Porsche Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Revealed At 2017 Geneva Auto Show

Porsche world premiere in Geneva: Second hybrid variant of the Panamera launched MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 24, 2017Porsche continues to achieve high levels of performance over the long term. ... Continue reading

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 CHEVROLET VOLT REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 CHEVROLET VOLT REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 CHEVROLET VOLT REVIEW ... Continue reading

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Raising The Bar - Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Raising The Bar - Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Raising The Bar By Larry Nutson Senior Editor, Chicago Bureau Chief The Auto Channel (DSC_7600) Praise has been coming from nearly everywhere on the all-new minivan from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. Going back in time, the company that claims to have invented the minivan, the former Chrysler Corpor ... Continue reading

2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid Titanium Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid Titanium Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid Titanium Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS Typically for a car in the middle of its product cycle, Ford’s popular Fusion gets a styling freshening this year. It’s so subtle that you may not notice, but given this generation of Fusion’s good looks, that’s g ... Continue reading

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid Style, Safety and Sips fuel by Larry Nutson Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_8987) The timing was perfect for my test-drive week with the 2017 Accord Hybrid. My wife and I had a road trip planned from our Chicago home to Southeastern Michigan to celebrate a fa ... Continue reading

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid EX-L Review

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid EX-L Review

By Bob Gordon Auto Central Louisville Bureau The Auto Channel Over the past 20 years I have tested many different cars, some practical, some luxurious, some thrifty, some extravagant, some too small, some too big some gas guzzlers others gas sippers. Some I couldnt remember without my notes others were seared into my g ... Continue reading

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - February 13-19, 2017: 52 66 50th 6%, Recalls, smart EV Only, RIP Bill

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - February 13-19, 2017: 52 66 50th 6%, Recalls, smart EV Only, RIP Bill

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - February 13-19, 2017: 52MPG Route 66 50th Anniversary Fatalities 6%, Recalls, smart EV Only, RIP Bill Baker ... Continue reading

2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier + VIDEO

2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier + VIDEO

DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS The second-generation Chevy Volt is stylish, economical, and yes, even fun to drive The second generation of Chevrolet’s Volt debuted for 2016, and goes into 2017 unchanged. No changes needed, as it’s lighter, more powerful, and more efficient than its predecessor, offering aro ... Continue reading

2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Review and 2017 Updates

2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Review and 2017 Updates

It was new for 2016 and it’s a hybrid-powered SUV from BMW. This X5 is BMW’s first plug-in hybrid core production model. That is, outside of the BMW i line-up ... Continue reading

2834 Fuel Cell EV Toyota Mirari Recalled For Software Fix

2834 Fuel Cell EV Toyota Mirari Recalled For Software Fix

Toyota City February 15, 2017; Chang-Ran Kim writing for Reuters reported that Toyota Motor Corp said it was recalling all of the roughly 2,800 zero-emission Mirai cars on the road due to problems with the output voltage generated by their fuel cell system. Toyota said that under unique driving conditions, such as if t ... Continue reading

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid (84 eMPG) First Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid (84 eMPG) First Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

Hybrid Minivan, soccer Mom car, 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid First Review By Larry Nutson, smart moms car ... Continue reading

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid And Electric Models Are Priced To Attract Entirely New Eco-Focused Buyers

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid And Electric Models Are Priced To Attract Entirely New Eco-Focused Buyers

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Feb. 14, 2017 -- Hyundai Motor America has provided pricing details for its Ioniq Hybrid and Electric models as it offers its first U.S. media drives in the Santa Barbara region of California. ... Continue reading

Lexus to Unveil the All-new LS 500h at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show +VIDEO

Lexus to Unveil the All-new LS 500h at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show +VIDEO

Following the world premiere of the LS 500 featuring a twin-turbo 3.5-liter V6 gas engine at this year’s Detroit Auto Show, Lexus will introduce the all-new LS 500h at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show. The 2017 RC F GT3 racing car will also be presented for the first time in Europe, showcasing the brand’s growing eng ... Continue reading

2017 Chicago Auto Show : Volvo Shows V90 Cross Country Wagon and Ultraluxurious XC90 Excellence Plugin Hybrid

2017 Chicago Auto Show : Volvo Shows V90 Cross Country Wagon and Ultraluxurious XC90 Excellence Plugin Hybrid

ROCKLEIGH, NJ February 9, 2017; The allnew Volvo V90 Cross Country wagon and ultraluxurious XC90 Excellence plugin hybrid SUV will make their Chicago Auto Show debuts this weekend at McCormick Place. Also on display will be the S90, named Best Sedan of the Year 2017 by Chicago News. ... Continue reading

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Become A Schmarter Car Buyer

Dealer Direct Independent Car Shopper, How to buy a car correctly, hints and procedures so you buy it right...get smarter, car buyer New Cars Research - Tools for consumers that help them get smart not confused ... Continue reading

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