Tag: 2017

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2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia

Model Tested: 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Engine: 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder, 280 horsepower, 306 lb-ft torque Transmission: 8-speed automatic transmission, all-wheel-drive EPA Rating: 23-mpg city/31-mpg highway/26-mpg combined Base Price: $41,995 As Tested: $49,340 Performance: Exhilarating performance; a true sport sedan Sport suspension is great … read more

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2017 Kia Niro

Model Tested: 2017 Kia Niro Touring Engine: 1.4-liter 4-cylinder engine plus 43-hp electric motor, 139 horsepower, 195 lb-ft torque combined Transmission: 6-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, front-wheel-drive EPA Rating: 46-mpg city/40-mpg highway/43-mpg combined Base Price: $29,650 As Tested: $32,840 Performance: Very good fuel economy—our … read more

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2017 Acura MDX Hybrid

Model Tested: 2017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid AWD Advance Engine: 3.0-liter VTEC V-6 + 3 electric motors, 321 horsepower 289 lb-ft torque Transmission: 7-speed automatic, all-wheel-drive EPA Rating: 26-mpg city/27-mpg highway/27-mpg combined Base Price: $58,000 As Tested: $58,975 Performance: Strong acceleration and power … read more

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2017 Kia Sorento

Model Tested: 2017 Kia Sorento SXL AWD Engine: 3.3-liter V-6, 290 horsepower 252 lb-ft torque Transmission: 6-speed automatic, all-wheel-drive EPA Rating: 17-mpg city/23-mpg highway/19-mpg combined Base Price: $45,700 As Tested: $46,990 Performance: Smooth V-6 engine and 6-speed automatic Pleasant highway ride Drive modes: … read more

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2017 Mazda6

Model Tested: 2017 Mazda6 I Grand Touring Engine: 2.5-liter I-4, 184 horsepower 185 lb-ft torque Transmission: 6-speed automatic, front-wheel-drive EPA Rating: 27-mpg city/35-mpg highway/30-mpg combined Base Price: $30,695 As Tested: $34,695 Performance: Integrated Skyactiv technology is more than a sales slogan—it really works … read more

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2017 Fiat 500 Abarth

Model Tested: 2017 Fiat 500 Abarth Hatchback Engine: 1.4-liter turbocharged I-4, 160 horsepower 183 lb-ft torque Transmission: 5-speed manual, front-wheel-drive EPA Rating: 28-mpg city/33-mpg highway/30-mpg combined Base Price: $19,995 As Tested: $22,975 Performance: Quick and nimble go-kart handling Darts through traffic Dual exhaust … read more

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata
Autos

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata — A Personal Favorite Gets Better

Model Tested: 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata Grand Touring RF Engine: Skyactiv-G 2-liter, DOHC 4-cylinder — 155 HP; 148 lb.-ft. of torque Transmission: Skyactiv 6-speed manual EPA Ratings: 26/city, 33/highway, 29/combined Base Price: $32,620 As Tested: $33,885 Overview: The Mazda MX-5 Miata was completely … read more

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