2016 Audi TT: The Wizardry That Gives It A Sports-Car Soundtrack


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If you're not hearing some inspiring sounds from the driver's seat, it can feel like something is sorely missing from the entire driving experience. And that's perhaps most critical with otherwise spirited sports cars. Unfortunately it's too often the case with today's performance models. The sounds of modern, direct-...Read more

2015 Lincoln MKC Misses Top Crash-Test Ratings From Feds


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The federal government has crash-tested a 2015 Lincoln MKC, and with an Overall Rating at four stars, the model ends up short of the top echelon for compact-crossover safety. While the new 2015 MKC is closely related to the Ford Escape, its safety ratings won't directly carry over from the Escape, for several reasons....Read more

Acura, Cadillac Top Shoppers' Ratings Of Automaker Mobile Sites


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Acura, by a significant margin, has the best-rated OEM mobile website. It's followed by Cadillac, Porsche, and Chrysler, as other mobile manufacturers' sites top-rated by shoppers. That's according to the J.D. Power 2014 Automotive Mobile Site Study, which gauges website effectiveness through four measures: informatio...Read more

2017 Nissan Leaf: Will Less 'EVness' Make It More Appealing?


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What will the next-generation 2017 Nissan Leaf electric car look like? No actual photos, or even teasers, have yet been released. Despite that, we're gradually getting a better picture: It'll still be a five-door hatchback, and it'll still be around the same size. But expect its 'EVness' to be dialed back several notc...Read more

Ford Reconsidering A Compact Pickup, Ranger Redux For U.S.


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Could compact trucks be on the verge of catching a second wind in the U.S.? After several years of saying that the Ranger wouldn't be replaced in the U.S. by a new compact truck, Ford appears to be having a change of heart—and at the very least is investigating the possibility of a new small pickup. MUST READ: 1...Read more