2015 BMW M3 / M4 First Drive


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Coupe-like crossovers, carbon-bodied sportscars, urban-mode city hatchbacks--BMW can build them all, but when it gets placed in the balances and judged by its hardcore enthusiast audience, the only BMW that matters is the M3. It's the critical nuclear core of the brand and a bellwether for Bimmerphiles and the wider a...Read more

Ford F-150 First Drive, Cadillac ATS And Lincoln MKC Crash Test Scores: The Week In Reverse


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This week, we're spending quality seat time in Fords great and small. At the small end: the Fiesta ST. With nearly 200 hp for just 2,700 pounds of city-savvy hatchback goodness, and a base price of $22,195, the Ford Fiesta ST has to be one of the best-value driver's cars available today. Powered by a 197-horsepower, tu...Read more

Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 Vs. Buick Verano: Compare Cars


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The Mercedes CLA 250 lures first-timers into the Benz realm with its sterling reputation, un-stodgy look and feel, and a pitch-perfect base price, but it also raises plenty of questions -- not the least of which is, what else should I test-drive before I sign all the paperwork? Only the Audi A3 comes close to the CLA w...Read more

Cadillac ATS Vs. BMW 3-Series: Compare Cars


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The BMW 3-Series has long brought worship, admiration, and scorn; and at present it's no different. The 3-Series sedan draws the slings and arrows of every luxury brand fired in its general direction. Most of them glance off its tautly drawn sides, but the Cadillac ATS is one entry that's pierced almost all of the prot...Read more

Kia Sedona First Drive, NHTSA Studies Ford, Best Pedestrian Cities: The Week In Reverse


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We drive the new Kia Sedona; the Feds look into Ford power steering; hands-free calling takes another hit; and Fiat and Chrysler are getting hitched. It's the Week in Reverse, here at The Car Connection. Can a minivan without fold-away middle seats win us over? After a drive in the new 2015 Kia Sedona, we're giving it ...Read more