Tag: New Cars

2019 Volvo S60 T6 AWD R-Design Review – One Sweet Swede

2019 Volvo S60 T6 AWD R-Design 2.0-liter turbocharged and supercharged four-cylinder (316 horsepower @ 5,700 rpm; 295 lb-ft @ 2,200-5,400 rpm) Eight-speed automatic, all-wheel drive 21 city / 32 highway / 25 combined (EPA Rating, MPG) 11.1 city, 7.3 highway, 9.4 combined. (NRCan Rating, L/100km) Base Price: $40,300 (U.S) / $52,400 (Canada) As Tested: $55,490 […]

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One Hell of a Halo: Lotus Building Most Powerful ‘Production Car’ in Existence

<img data-attachment-id="1681840" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669.jpg" data-orig-size="3740,2440" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"8","credit":"","camera":"NIKON D850","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1563299422","copyright":"","focal_length":"70","iso":"3200","shutter_speed":"0.004","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013" data-image-description=" Lotus Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-450×294.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-610×398.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1681840″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-610×398.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”398″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-610×398.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-75×49.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-450×294.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-768×501.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-120×78.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Lotus has finally revealed its new halo vehicle, the Evija, claiming it will become “the world’s most powerful production car.” […]

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2020 Hyundai Palisade First Drive – Style Meets Value

Hyundai and sibling brand Kia were once known for being cheap, but not necessarily the best value. That’s because cheap and value aren’t always synonymous — especially when it comes to consumer products. That’s changed over time. Both brands have mostly shed their reputation for crap quality and have been steadily offering up products that can […]

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First Drive: 2020 Ford Explorer – Premium Pricing

For four generations, Ford offered the Explorer with rear-wheel drive as standard. It went front-drive for the fifth. Now, the standard drivetrain is rear-drive again. Back to basics, so to speak. Except, not really. First-gen Explorers didn’t have infotainment systems, or 10-speed automatic transmissions, or available hybrid powertrains. Those staples of modernity have been added […]

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Now, Voyager: Fiat Chrysler Blows the Cobwebs Off an Old Minivan Nameplate

The Dodge Grand Caravan isn’t dead yet, but minivan buyers in the market for a low-end people mover will have a new option come 2020. Earlier this week, FCA announced the reintroduction of the Voyager — a nameplate that began life as a full-size Plymouth van in the 1970s before morphing into a front-drive minivan for […]

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Porsche Brings Back 6-cyl Power to 718 Spyder and Cayman GT4

Either in response to customer demand, or as part of its plan all along, Porsche is introducing a new 4.0-liter 6-cylinder engine for top-tier 718 models. Mercifully, these will be offered with a 6-speed manual transmission as standard in either the Spyder and Cayman GT4. The new naturally-aspirated 4.0-liter engine is derived from the current […]

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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250: Pint-sized Practicality

There’s a new occupant in Mercedes-Benz’s cavernous utility vehicle stable, and, like so many vehicles debuting in 2019, it’s a tweener. As the name implies, the 2020 GLB fits between the subcompact GLA and compact GLC, offering tidy proportions and the versatility that comes with optional third-row seats. Three-row seating is not something you’re likely […]

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Rental Review: The 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe LT, a Full-size Sedan for Indiana

<img data-attachment-id="1676088" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/20190528_143638-e1559438920382.jpg" data-orig-size="3264,2448" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"1.9","credit":"","camera":"SM-J337A","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1559054198","copyright":"","focal_length":"2.91","iso":"40","shutter_speed":"0.00067204301075269","title":"","orientation":"3"}" data-image-title="2019 Chevrolet Tahoe LT" data-image-description=" Corey Lewis ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/20190528_143638-e1559438920382-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/20190528_143638-e1559438920382-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1676088 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/20190528_143638-e1559438920382-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/20190528_143638-e1559438920382-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/20190528_143638-e1559438920382-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/20190528_143638-e1559438920382-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/20190528_143638-e1559438920382-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/20190528_143638-e1559438920382-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Upon reserving a car in the Full-size Sedan class from the people at Enterprise, your author’s mind filled […]

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Buy/Drive/Burn: 2019 American Sports Cars, Ace of Base Edition

<img data-attachment-id="1674552" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl.png" data-orig-size="925,453" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2019 Dodge Challenger" data-image-description=" FCA ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-450×220.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-610×299.png” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1674552 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-610×299.png” alt width=”610″ height=”299″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-610×299.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-75×37.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-450×220.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-768×376.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-120×59.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl.png 925w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Buy/Drive/Burn returns this week with three American sports cars in their most basic, purest form. The Big Three […]

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