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Diesel Versus Hybrid: 2016 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Td6 Versus 2016 Lexus RX 450h

By Joe Bruzek on February 10, 2016


CARS.COM — The all-new diesel engine in the 2016 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Td6 boasts impressive EPA fuel economy ratings: 22/29/25 mpg city/highway/combined. We put a carload of people and luggage into the new Td6 model to test its… Read More

Diesel Versus Hybrid: 2016 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Td6 Versus 2016 Lexus RX 450h

By Joe Bruzek on February 10, 2016

CARS.COM — The all-new diesel engine in the 2016 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Td6 boasts impressive EPA fuel economy ratings: 22/29/25 mpg city/highway/combined. We put a carload of people and luggage into the new Td6 model to test its… Read More

Recall Alert: 320,000 Toyota, Lexus SUVs and Pickup Trucks

By Matt Schmitz on February 3, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 320,000 Toyota and Lexus SUVs and pickup trucks, including model-year 2003-06 Toyota Land Cruisers, 2004-06 4Runners, and 2005-06 Tundras and Sequoias; and 2003-06 Lexus LX 470 and 2004-06 GX 470 models The Problem: The affected vehicles… Read More

Should You Buy a Loaded Toyota Avalon Hybrid or Base Lexus ES 300h?

By Joe Bruzek on February 1, 2016

CARS.COM — The Toyota Avalon is a borderline luxury car with its high-quality interior and luxury-like exterior styling. But isn't that what Toyota's luxury brand Lexus is for? The 2016 Lexus ES that's based on the Avalon is a legitimate… Read More

2011-2015 Lexus CT 200h Door-Pull Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on February 1, 2016

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2011 Lexus CT 200h 2012 Lexus CT 200h 2013 Lexus CT 200h 2014 Lexus CT 200h 2015 Lexus CT 200h The problem: The front-passenger interior door pull may come loose from the door… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Lexus RX 350, RX 450h

By Matt Schmitz on January 28, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,000 model-year 2016 Lexus RX 350 SUVs and RX 450h hybrid SUVs The Problem: A driver-side knee airbag module may not have been properly manufactured. The resulting defect could affect the performance of the airbag, increasing… Read More

The Lexus LC 500's Looks Thrill, But Will It Deliver Driving Excitement?

By Jennifer Newman on January 19, 2016

CARS.COM — With its mix of sweeping curves and aggressive angles, the 2017 Lexus LC 500 stunned at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. But this luxury coupe needs to be more than just eye candy —… Read More

2016 Detroit Auto Show Winners and Losers

By Aaron Bragman, Joe Bruzek, Mike Hanley and Brian Wong on January 15, 2016

CARS.COM — At the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit nearly two dozen production cars made their debuts, including luxury models, hot sport coupes and even a potentially game-changing electric car from an American automaker. More 2016 Detroit… Read More

2017 Lexus LC 500 Video

By Kelsey Mays on January 14, 2016

CARS.COM — Lexus wowed the crowd at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit with its curvy, dramatic 2017 LC 500 coupe. The production version stayed fairly true to the stunning concept that debuted in Detroit a couple… Read More

IIHS Adds Four Vehicles to Top Safety Pick Plus List

By Jennifer Geiger on January 14, 2016

CARS.COM — For 2016 the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety made it tougher get the Top Safety Pick Plus designation, its highest award. Automakers are stepping up to the challenge. The safety agency announced today that model-year 2016 Honda Civic,… Read More

2017 Lexus LC 500: First Impressions

By Brian Wong on January 13, 2016

With the 2017 LC 500, Lexus has overpromised and overdelivered on the LF-LC concept. The resemblance the two share is uncanny; line up the photos side by side and they look nearly identical. Some of the concept's detailing has gone… Read More