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1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer Named Best of Show at the 67th Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance

1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer Named Best of Show at the 67th Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance

Just a week ago, Bruce R. McCaw's 1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer emerged from the restoration shop of Steve Babinsky in Lebanon, New Jersey. ... Continue reading

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER 3.0 GT REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER 3.0 GT REVIEW

The Outlander is pitted against some heavy hitters like the Toyota Highlander, Honda Pilot, Mazda CX-9, Kia Sorento and at least a half a dozen others all vying to be your next family vehicle. Redesigned just last year, changes for this model include a standard 6.1-inch touchscreen and rearview camera; optional Apple C ... Continue reading

A Revelation of Luxury: Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet +VIDEO

A Revelation of Luxury: Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet +VIDEO

At this year's gathering of the most magnificent classic cars at Pebble Beach in California, Mercedes-Benz is once again set to present a highlight: the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet is a car which, with its sensual, emotionally appealing design and innovative technical concept solutions, defines the ultimate in ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Cadenza Limited SXL Review by Rob Eckaus +VIDEO

2017 Kia Cadenza Limited SXL Review by Rob Eckaus +VIDEO

When thinking of a roomy luxury car for a suggested retail price of $45,000 what comes to mind? Think of some legitimate four or five passenger luxury cars, are any of them in that price range? One look at the interior of the Kia Cadenza which was redesigned for the 2017 model year is convincing enough. It’s a luxuri ... Continue reading

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 MAZDA CX-5 REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 MAZDA CX-5 REVIEW

I drove a 2017 Mazda CX-5 with the upgraded 187-horsepower SKYACTIV-G 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine coupled with a six-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive. ... Continue reading

Hyundai Mobis Develops Two-way Charger for EV, a Core Part for V2G "Electric Vehicles Fill Up the City"

Hyundai Mobis Develops Two-way Charger for EV, a Core Part for V2G "Electric Vehicles Fill Up the City"

SEOUL, South Korea—Hyundai Mobis (KRX:012330) announced on August 17th that it became the first in Korea to develop the Bi-directional On Board Charger (OBC) for electric vehicles, which is key to the implementation of V2G (Vehicle To Grid). V2G refers to using the idle power while plug-in environment-friendly cars, ... Continue reading

Audi Sport at the Monterey Car Week

Audi Sport at the Monterey Car Week

The Audi R8 Spyder V10 plus (combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 12.3; combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 287) will be making its debut appearance in the United States this weekend at the Monterey Car Week. Audi Sport is using the occasion to celebrate the long and successful motorsport involvement of the brand with th ... Continue reading

Car Review: 2016/17 Jeep Renegade Limited 4x4 Review by Carey Russ

Car Review: 2016/17 Jeep Renegade Limited 4x4 Review by Carey Russ

Car Review, Combining fun and functionality with style DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS SEE ALSO: Jeep Research and Buyers Guide Small crossovers are popular in Europe, Central and South America, Asia, and Australia as well as the US, and Jeep has a worldwide following. So it should be no great surprise that a sma ... Continue reading

Nissan To Show New LEAF During National Drive Electric Week

Nissan To Show New LEAF During National Drive Electric Week

Less than a week after its global debut, the next-generation Nissan LEAF begins making public appearances at National Drive Electric Week events across the U.S. Consumers in eight cities will get an up-close look at the second-generation LEAF. ... Continue reading

Audi R8 V10 plus Spyder Makes U.S. Debut at The Quail During Monterey Car Week

Audi R8 V10 plus Spyder Makes U.S. Debut at The Quail During Monterey Car Week

• The brand’s best in track-tested performance vehicles on display at the premiere automotive event • First U.S. appearance of the open-top performance sports car • Audi will also showcase the all-new Audi RS 5, the Audi Sport quattro S1“Pikes Peak” and the R8 LMS GT3 and GT4 racecars PEBBLE BEACH, CA - Aug ... Continue reading

Car Review: 2017 Honda CR-V 1.5T AWD Touring by Carey Russ +VIDEO

Car Review: 2017 Honda CR-V 1.5T AWD Touring by Carey Russ +VIDEO

Major changes to chassis and powertrain keep Honda’s ever-popular CR-V compact crossover at the head of the class DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS Compact crossovers are hot items at all levels in the automotive marketplace, from entry to luxury. Honda is positioned well to fight the competition, with its all-ne ... Continue reading

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 HYUNDAI SANTA FE(s) REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 HYUNDAI SANTA FE(s) REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS By Katrina Ramser San Francisco Bureau The Auto Channel INTRO TO THE SANTA FE(s) VEHICLE Insistent on being the most versatile mid-size crossover on the market, the Hyundai Santa Fe underwent another sharp redesign for 2017 for both its five- and seven-passenger models. A fresh new exterior face, standa ... Continue reading

California's Great America Debuts First of its Kind Single Rail Steel Coaster for 2018

California's Great America Debuts First of its Kind Single Rail Steel Coaster for 2018

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 16, 2017 -- California's Great America will introduce a groundbreaking new single rail steel coaster, RailBlazer, for the 2018 season. ... Continue reading

North American Debuts For 3 New Bentley Models At Monterey Auto Week

North American Debuts For 3 New Bentley Models At Monterey Auto Week

Bentley Motors is announcing the North American debuts of three extraordinary models: the Continental Supersports, Bentayga W12 editions and EXP 12 Speed 6e concept, at Monterey Auto Week, 17-20 August. The luxury British brand will showcase five extraordinary models – the Supersports coupe, Continental GT V8 S, Bent ... Continue reading

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