Tag: Sedans

Please Notice Me: Kia’s Oft-overlooked Cadenza Gains a New Face for 2020

Often referred to as a “Korean Buick” (sometimes, a “better Buick“), the Kia Cadenza sits in a corner of the vehicle theater where audience attendance is way down. The brand’s largeish midsize sedan gained a new generation for 2017, upping the model’s style and content, and it looks like Kia’s not ready to let a […]

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Rare Rides: A Pristine 1978 Oldsmobile Cutlass Salon, Shift-It-Yourself Edition

<img data-attachment-id="1676440" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/78-cutlass-salon-silver010-801×572.jpg" data-orig-size="801,572" 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="1978 Oldsmobile Cutlass Salon" data-image-description=" http://smclassiccars.com/oldsmobile/251270-ultra-rare-5-speed-survivor-1978-oldsmobile-cutlass-salon-34k-miles.html ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/78-cutlass-salon-silver010-801×572-450×321.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/78-cutlass-salon-silver010-801×572-610×436.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1676440 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/78-cutlass-salon-silver010-801×572-610×436.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”436″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/78-cutlass-salon-silver010-801×572-610×436.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/78-cutlass-salon-silver010-801×572-75×54.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/78-cutlass-salon-silver010-801×572-450×321.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/78-cutlass-salon-silver010-801×572-768×548.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/78-cutlass-salon-silver010-801×572-120×86.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/78-cutlass-salon-silver010-801×572.jpg 801w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Hearing the Cutlass name inspires visions of 442, of color-key rally wheels, or perhaps thoughts of tacky […]

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QOTD: Terribly Aged Nineties Vehicles From Asia?

<img data-attachment-id="1676446" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CCHISTORY_311189999_AR_-1_QASKVFYSRTIX.jpg" data-orig-size="1800,1080" 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="1997 Toyota Cavalier" data-image-description=" Image GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CCHISTORY_311189999_AR_-1_QASKVFYSRTIX-450×270.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CCHISTORY_311189999_AR_-1_QASKVFYSRTIX-610×366.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1676446 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CCHISTORY_311189999_AR_-1_QASKVFYSRTIX-610×366.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”366″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CCHISTORY_311189999_AR_-1_QASKVFYSRTIX-610×366.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CCHISTORY_311189999_AR_-1_QASKVFYSRTIX-75×45.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CCHISTORY_311189999_AR_-1_QASKVFYSRTIX-450×270.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CCHISTORY_311189999_AR_-1_QASKVFYSRTIX-768×461.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CCHISTORY_311189999_AR_-1_QASKVFYSRTIX-120×72.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Today’s Question of the Day is a continuation of the styling theme we’ve had of late. The discussion centers […]

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Cadillac’s V-Series Was Apparently Too Powerful for the Mainstream

<img data-attachment-id="1676230" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Cadillac-CT4-CT5-V-Series-e1559588901153.jpg" data-orig-size="1145,745" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"8","credit":"","camera":"Canon EOS 5DS","caption":"The first-ever 2020 CT4-V and CT5-V are driven by Cadillac\u2019s latest turbocharging technology and build on more than 15 years of performance credentials.","created_timestamp":"1557537680","copyright":"","focal_length":"70","iso":"400","shutter_speed":"0.6","title":"The first-ever 2020 CT4-V and CT5-V are driven by Cadillac\u2019s l","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="The first-ever 2020 CT4-V and CT5-V are driven by Cadillac’s l" data-image-description=" GM ” […]

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Farewell, Sleeper: Ford Pulls the Plug on the Fusion Sport

<img data-attachment-id="1359705" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/17FusionSport_01_HR.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,597" 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="2017 ford fusion sport" data-image-description=" 2017 ford fusion sport ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/17FusionSport_01_HR-450×210.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/17FusionSport_01_HR-610×285.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1359705 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/17FusionSport_01_HR-610×285.jpg” alt=”2017 ford fusion sport” width=”610″ height=”285″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/17FusionSport_01_HR-610×285.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/17FusionSport_01_HR-75×35.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/17FusionSport_01_HR-450×210.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/17FusionSport_01_HR-768×358.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/17FusionSport_01_HR-120×56.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/17FusionSport_01_HR.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> It doesn’t come as a surprise, but it still hurts […]

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Cadillac CT5-V and CT4-V: Alpha Males With a Weakness?

“2.7L Turbo” — that’s General Motors’ preferred description of the large-displacement four-cylinder found in Chevrolet’s 2019 Silverado 1500. When wearing a Cadillac crest, however,  the motor generates additional grunt and serves as the main motivator for the new CT4-V, a sportier version of Caddy’s new compact. The CT4-V (seen above) debuted alongside the hotter version […]

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Rare Rides: A GAZ-21 Volga – Russian Decadence From 1967

<img data-attachment-id="1675338" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00H0H_4PY3BjFSgzK_1200x900.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,900" 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="1967 GAZ M-21 Volga" data-image-description=" https://fortmyers.craigslist.org/lee/cto/d/fort-myers-1967-gaz-21-volga-russian/6876832850.html ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00H0H_4PY3BjFSgzK_1200x900-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00H0H_4PY3BjFSgzK_1200x900-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1675338 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00H0H_4PY3BjFSgzK_1200x900-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00H0H_4PY3BjFSgzK_1200x900-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00H0H_4PY3BjFSgzK_1200x900-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00H0H_4PY3BjFSgzK_1200x900-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00H0H_4PY3BjFSgzK_1200x900-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00H0H_4PY3BjFSgzK_1200x900-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00H0H_4PY3BjFSgzK_1200x900.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>With an unusual combination of Fifties American car styling and Sixties Russian build quality, today’s GAZ-21 has […]

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QOTD: Terribly Aged Europeans of the Nineties?

<img data-attachment-id="1671206" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/foto-mashin-bmv-735.jpg" data-orig-size="1024,768" 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":"1"}" data-image-title="1991 BMW 735i" data-image-description=" BMW ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/foto-mashin-bmv-735-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/foto-mashin-bmv-735-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1671206 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/foto-mashin-bmv-735-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/foto-mashin-bmv-735-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/foto-mashin-bmv-735-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/foto-mashin-bmv-735-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/foto-mashin-bmv-735-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/foto-mashin-bmv-735-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/foto-mashin-bmv-735.jpg 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Lately, we’ve featured a succession of posts relating to automotive style in the Nineties here at Question of […]

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Nissan Still Claiming Millennials Love Sedans

<img data-attachment-id="1675168" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Versa-FULL-0685_edit-source.jpg" data-orig-size="2000,1333" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"6.3","credit":"","camera":"Canon EOS 5D Mark IV","caption":"The all-new high tech 2020 Nissan Versa features Nissan Safety Shield 360 and a new design with lower, wider and longer exterior dimensions.","created_timestamp":"1554911186","copyright":"","focal_length":"65","iso":"200","shutter_speed":"0.0025","title":"2020 Nissan Versa","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2020 Nissan Versa youngster sex appeal" data-image-description=" Nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Versa-FULL-0685_edit-source-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Versa-FULL-0685_edit-source-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1675168″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Versa-FULL-0685_edit-source-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Versa-FULL-0685_edit-source-610×407.jpg 610w, […]

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QOTD: Terribly Aged Americans of the Nineties?

<img data-attachment-id="1674868" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b.jpg" data-orig-size="1024,680" 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="1995 Lincoln Mark VIII LSC" data-image-description=" Ford ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-450×299.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-610×405.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1674868 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-610×405.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”405″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-610×405.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-450×299.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-768×510.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b.jpg 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>The past three Wednesday editions of our Question of the Day post centered around the most […]

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