2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid: Quick Drive


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The 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid probably isn’t going to win over typical hybrid shoppers; but it’s going to charm the traditional Subaru crowd—as well as some shoppers who realize that this small hatchback strikes out a lot of the compromises that have traditionally come with all-wheel drive, and...Read more

Fiat 500e Vs Chevy Spark EV: How Electric-Car Torque Figures Can Be Deceptive


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The 2014 Fiat 500e has far lower power and torque numbers than the 2014 Chevrolet Spark EV; yet at city speeds, of below 40 mph or so, the 500E feels (and is) quicker. Given their nearly identical curb weights, the numbers would suggest the Spark being far quicker. The Chevrolet Spark EV is rated at 141 horsepower and...Read more

2015 Nissan Leaf: Full Details, Pricing Released


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Out with the old, in with the new: It's hard to believe the Nissan Leaf is already entering its fifth model year. With the 2015 Nissan Leaf models that are already reaching dealerships, there aren't any range or performance improvements, but there are some minor feature improvements that might be cause to home in on a ...Read more

Infiniti Renames G37 Sedan The Q40 For 2015


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What used to be called the Infiniti G37 Sedan continued to be sold through the last model year, as a 2013 model, while the model that was to be its replacement was introduced as the 2014 Infiniti Q50, and as the former G37 Coupe was renamed the Q60. Now for 2015, the former G37 Sedan returns, continuing on as the Q40....Read more

Hell No: Why SRT Hellcat V-8 Won't Be Giving Viper Extra Bite


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The 707-horsepower, 6.2-liter supercharged V-8 in the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat seems a natural to go under the hood of a vehicle that could better handle all that power up to 200 mph and above. And to casual enthusiasts, it would make sense that car might be the Viper. But as SRT powertrain director Chris Cowl...Read more