2014 Mazda3: A big winner compact sedan

By Bruce Caldwell Mazda has really been on a hot streak. The CX-5 crossover SUV and the Mazda6 sedan have both fared very well in magazine comparison tests. Consumers have supported those wins at the showroom. The all-new Mazda3 compact sedan is another … read more

Acura MDX wins 2014 Autoguide.com Utility Vehicle of the Year award

The 2014 Acura MDX luxury sport utility vehicle has  received the 2014 AutoGuide.com Utility Vehicle of the Year Award. The all-new 2014 MDX offers even higher levels of luxury comfort and quietness, together with exhilarating dynamic performance, class-leading fuel-economy ratings, and advanced safety … read more

VW reports sales of 100,000 TDI® Clean Diesel vehicles

Volkswagen Group of America has reported it has sold 100,000 TDI® Clean Diesel vehicles from the Volkswagen and Audi brands this year. This is the first time it has reached this milestone in a calendar year. Volkswagen and Audi currently offer 12 different … read more

Nissan sport sedan concept set for world debut at Detroit Auto Show

• Nissan Sport Sedan Concept offers an advanced look at a future production sports sedan • Embodies next-generation Nissan design signatures • Nissan IDx Freeflow and IDx NISMO concepts make first North American appearances • Press conference set for January 13, 2014 at … read more

2014 Honda Pilot continues winning formula

By Lary Coppola In contrast to many recently redesigned, and restyled large crossover competitors, the 2014 Honda Pilot SUV is relatively unchanged since the second-generation Pilot debuted back in 2009. While its age is a disadvantage in a few key areas, its major … read more

Flash Drive

2014 Nissan Versa

Model Tested: 2014 Nissan Versa Note SV Engine: 1.6-liter DOHC I-4, 109-horsepower 107 lb-ft torque Transmission: CVT, front-wheel-drive EPA Ratings: 31-mpg city/ 40-mpg highway Base Price: $15,990 As Tested: $17,320 Performance: Reasonable acceleration for small displacement engine Smooth transmission Acceptable braking Compact outer … read more

2014 Chevy Malibu: Smooth and refined

By Lary Coppola While the Chevrolet Malibu was all-new for 2013, its reception from buyers was somewhat lukewarm, and at one point, dealers were actually selling more discounted 2012 models than new 2013s. Chevy quickly worked up a significant list of refinements and … read more

Wet Apple Media W3C Valid HTML 5 PCS Web Hosting LLC