2016 Volt Powertrain, Electric-Car Performance, Tesla Again At The Top: The Week In Reverse (Video)


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Interested in the powertrain technology in the 2016 Volt? Or the performance potential in electric cars? Of course you are. This is our video look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending on Friday, February 27, 2015. If you think pure electric cars DO have a lot of pe...Read more

2017 Audi R8 e-tron: First Details For New All-Electric Sports Car


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Before next week's official debut of the second-generation Audi R8 sports car at the Geneva Motor Show, Audi released some advance information—including the first official details about the all-electric R8 e-tron sports car that will soon follow the gasoline version. The R8 e-tron information arrives far earlier...Read more

2015 Nissan Sentra Improves IIHS Safety Ratings On Retest


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What a difference one model year makes—especially if you’re considering the Nissan Sentra. While the 2014 model was strictly mid-pack in its occupant-safety ratings, the 2015 Nissan Sentra does significantly better. Even though the Sentra essentially continues into the 2015 model year without major changes...Read more

Auto Dependability Increasingly Defined By Tech Woes, Not Breakdowns


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Which is more disabling: A component failure that makes you late to work one morning, or a connectivity system that fails, almost every single day, to connect to your smartphone? While in-car tech features were not all that long ago considered separate from dependability, consumers are increasingly thinking of dependa...Read more

Audi A3 Vs. Mercedes-Benz CLA: Compare Cars


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The Audi A3 and Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class sedans have similar missions. Each provides affordable entry points into these German luxury brands' lineups, and each slots in just below vehicles that used to be the entry point in their brands (the A4 and C-Class, respectively). Yet their driving personalities are very differe...Read more