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2019 Genesis G70

Wind your mental clocks back just over three decades. The year is 1985, Ronald Reagan just began his second term in the White House, and a new Korean car company was selling a Giugiaro-designed hatchback for the low, low price of $4,995. Americans couldn’t pronounce the name of the brand (Hun-dee? Hi-yun-day? Hoon-dye?). And its …

2020 Land Rover

Land Rover sold over 772,000 Evoques since their fashion SUV’s introduction in 2010, and while the new generation packs a lot more clever gizmos, its even sleeker lines are what will continue to resonate with your luxurious lifestyle. The highlights start with an all-new 48-volt mild-hybrid powertrain offering 296 horsepower, which is fifty more than …

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid

Subaru of America introduced its first-ever plug-in hybrid vehicle, the 2019 Crosstrek Hybrid. The highly anticipated SUV offers real all-wheel drive capability in a hybrid package. Arriving at Subaru retailers near the end of this year, the 2019 Crosstrek Hybrid will also feature unique exterior and interior styling and new in-vehicle technology. The new SUV …

2019 Suzuki Jimny

Even though it’s not coming to the United States, we’re excited by the new Suzuki Jimny. It’s a cheap 4×4 that looks like a 2/3rds-scale G-Wagen, so what’s not to like? Even if it wasn’t very good off road, we’d probably still dig it, but according to Autocar, that’s not the case. The Jimny is …

2019 Volvo

Volvo’s brand spanking new plant outside Charleston, South Carolina isn’t even running at full steam yet, but already, the automaker is shuffling its production plans in response to rising tensions in global trade. Volvo has cancelled plans to ship its US-built S60 sedan to China, Bloomberg reports, citing a press conference in Detroit with Anders …

2020 Toyota Corolla Sedan

Earlier this year, Toyota revealed the 2019 Corolla Hatchback as a replacement for the Scion iM it had recently rebadged as a Toyota. Our First Test showed it actually had some sporty handling to back up its more aggressive new look, as well as a much better interior. But ever since we got our first …

2019 Ram 1500

The 2019 Ram 1500 crew cab has improved its scores in crash tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The redesigned truck earned “Good” ratings in all six crash categories. Last year’s model received “Good” ratings in the moderate front overlap test, side test, and the head restraint and seat test, but “Marginal” …

Faraday Future

There hasn’t been a whole lot of good news coming out of Faraday Future as of late, and now some of its employees have started a GoFundMe campaign in efforts of keeping its recently laid off and furloughed employees above water. Last week, Faraday’s co-founder Nick Sampson resigned. He believes the company is effectively insolvent …

2019 Silverado GM

As it has done with previous generations, General Motors is keeping the outgoing versions of its 1500 pickups in production despite the arrival of the all-new 2019 Chevrolet Silverado and 2019 GMC Sierra. The production of the previous, K2 generation models will begin to be wound down gradually, according to Automotive News, starting with crew …

Ferrari

Ferrari says its net earnings doubled in the third quarter thanks mostly to one-off tax benefit. The sports car maker said Monday that net earnings were 287 million euros ($327 million) compared with 141 million euros a year earlier. The company said earnings grew 5 percent when excluding the so-called patent box tax break, agreed …