2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600 First Drive


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DATELINE--Santa Barbara. I may be drifting off to sleep on a sueded pillow of dreams, but it doesn't stop me from thinking of all the vehicles I've been driven in. It's mostly not illustrious. Prom limos. Airport shuttles. White Ford Crown Victorias with pretty red and blue lights. ALSO SEE: Mercedes-Benz May Have The...Read more

The Safest Cars, 2016 Honda Pilot, Bentley SUV: The Week In Reverse


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Safety is no longer a back-burner priority for new-car shoppers. Across most types of vehicle shoppers, it’s one of the top concerns. Some vehicles simply don’t make the cut in occupant safety. This week, The Car Connection examined the field of new 2015 models to recommend the safest cars you can buy--cars...Read more

Looking For Hefty Crossover Rebates? Look To Jeep


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Automakers threw lots of cash on the hood last month to spur year-end new-vehicle sales, but CarsDirect says no automaker did it more extensively or successfully than Jeep. With incentives totaling nearly 20 percent of its manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP), the 2014 Jeep Patriot carried the biggest discounts...Read more

After Bentayga SUV, A New Continental Is Coming: Five Questions With Bentley's Kevin Rose


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The Bentley Bentayga is the British automaker's first SUV. Due early next year, it's arguably the biggest product news from Bentley since the Continental GT first was introduced. The new SUV isn't all Bentley has on its plate, however. Sales are booming in all its major markets, especially China. It's making its initia...Read more

BMW Raises Prices, But Not On You


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BMW is raising prices on its entire lineup of 2015 vehicles--but according to CarsDirect, it won't be affecting car shoppers, at least for the moment. ALSO SEE: 2015 Jeep Cherokee Investigated For Engine Fire Captured On Film: Video The German automaker is coming off a great December and a record-setting 2014 sales yea...Read more