2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata: Highest MPG Of Any Sports Car


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Looking for the best compromise between driving fun and fuel efficiency? The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata could very well be the new winner. Mazda has released full details for the redesigned 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata lineup; and while pricing and features have been updated incrementally, far and away some of the biggest surpris...Read more

Is 'Ubiquitous' German Luxury An Opportunity For Other Makes?


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Could luxury brands be overselling themselves? Sales at the German luxury automakers have skyrocketed, with BMW, Audi, and Mercedes-Benz all selling above the 420,000-vehicle level the past two quarters, worldwide. Those three makes altogether were up nine percent just versus year-ago levels. ALSO SEE: End Of An Era At...Read more

Ford Recalls Recent Fiesta, Fusion, Lincoln MKZ For Door-Latch Issue


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Ford Motor Company [NYSE: F] is recalling about 390,000 vehicles from the 2012 through 2014 model years for an issue with the door latches. According to Ford, a “broken pawl spring tab” could either prevent the door from latching or allow the door to unlatch while the vehicle is moving. The recall affects ...Read more

Electric-Car Incentive Considered In Oregon: $3,000 "Cash On The Hood"


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Oregon has quite the reputation for being electric-vehicle friendly. That reputation holds true if you already own an EV—the state’s a wonderland in terms of charging infrastructure—but for those who want to replace the fossil-fuel burner, the state hasn’t helped make the path to EV ownership an...Read more

Electric-Car Incentives: Oregon Charges Up, As Georgia Pulls The Plug


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Electric cars have operating costs far lower than those of gasoline vehicles. And even considering the point-of-source emissions of power plants that make the grid power EVs are plugged into, they’re cleaner, more energy-efficient picks for the future—especially if they can meet your needs as a second car ...Read more