Category: Automobile

2018 Hyundai Elantra Gt

New for the 2018 model year, the Hyundai Elantra GT joins the growing compact hatchback segment and is pitched as a crossover alternative that’s more fun to drive. To back that up, Hyundai has made a six-speed manual gearbox standard on all models and added the Elantra GT Sport, a variant that sits above the standard Elantra GT with a turbocharged engine and...

2018 Honda Odyssey Elite

The baby gear piles up faster than you’d think. Pack the car for a trip with two or three small kids and, suddenly, three-row SUVs start to make some sense. What some consumers have always known is that minivans such as the new 2018 Honda Odysseyare more practical and spacious alternatives to similar crossovers. We drove and tested the redesigned...

2018 Subaru Crosstrek

Twenty years ago Fuji Heavy Industries engineers first leveraged the subcompact Subaru Impreza platform to create the popular Forester CUV. They again used Impreza to create the 2012 Crosstrek which soon became the brand’s third-best-selling model in the U.S., and number two in sales among B-segment CUVs. Now comes a much-improved, second-generation 2018 Crosstrek which company engineers claim is 95% new. It’s underpinned...

13 Things You Should Know About Car Maintenance

Conducting proper maintenance on your vehicle can extend the life of your car, and most importantly, potentially save you a lot of money down the road. These 13 maintenance tips will keep you on the right track. 1. Choose the Proper Fluids for Brakes, Cooling and Other Systems For models built after the year 2000, “it’s crucial that you...

The 2019 Audi A1 Sportback Is the New Face of Premium Tiny ness

In the Old World, the mantra “bigger is better” does not hold true. Europe’s roads are jam-packed, parking spaces are scarce. There, luxury and premium cars can be small. The best example is the Audi A1; loosely based on the ubiquitous Volkswagen Polo, it offers top-notch amenities and performance for its class. Now Audi has unveiled the second generation....

2018 Mazda CX-9 AWD

Mazda’s largest vehicle, the three-row mid-size CX-9 crossover. Among its utilitarian classmates, the Mazda stands out by having a pulse. The SUV’s sweet dynamics and gorgeous interior have earned it to two consecutive 10Best Trucks and SUVs nods, beating the likes of the Chevrolet Traverse, Dodge Durango, and Honda Pilot, despite its less roomy third-row seat and cargo area. Mazda wraps...