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Best Car Tech at the 2016 Paris Motor Show

By Nick Kurczewski on September 30, 2016


CARS.COM — From Porsche's completely re-engineered and hybrid-powered Panamera sedan to Volkswagen's first purpose-built electric vehicle, the I.D. Concept, the 2016 Paris Motor Show proves the automotive world is on the verge of radical change. How we drive, and how… Read More

Best Car Tech at the 2016 Paris Motor Show

By Nick Kurczewski on September 30, 2016

CARS.COM — From Porsche's completely re-engineered and hybrid-powered Panamera sedan to Volkswagen's first purpose-built electric vehicle, the I.D. Concept, the 2016 Paris Motor Show proves the automotive world is on the verge of radical change. How we drive, and how… Read More

Mercedes Unveils First Concept for New EQ Electric Sub-Brand

By Fred Meier on September 29, 2016

CARS.COM — Mercedes-Benz introduced at the Paris Motor Show today the Generation EQ concept, an electric SUV that Mercedes head Dieter Zetsche said will be "the first of a whole new family of vehicles" under a new EQ electric sub-brand. Related:… Read More

Volkswagen Shows I.D. Concept for New Electric Vehicle

By Fred Meier on September 28, 2016

CARS.COM — As Volkswagen scrambles to rebuild an image for both engineering skill and green credibility in the wake of its diesel scandal, it has unveiled an electric-car concept it says "starts the countdown to a new era for Volkswagen."… Read More

2017 Land Rover Discovery Preview

By Kelsey Mays on September 28, 2016

Competes with: Audi Q7, Lexus GX 460, Volvo XC90 Looks like: The Discovery Vision concept shown a few years ago Drivetrain: 340-horsepower, supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 or 254-hp, turbo-diesel 3.0-liter V-6 with eight-speed automatic transmission; four-wheel drive Hits dealerships: Mid-2017 CARS.COM… Read More

2017 Porsche 718 Cayman and 718 Cayman S: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on April 25, 2016

Competes with: Audi TT, Chevrolet Corvette, BMW Z4, Mercedes-Benz SLC Looks like: a hardtop 718 Boxster Drivetrains: 300-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter flat four-cylinder or 350-hp, turbocharged 2.5-liter flat four (718 Cayman S); six-speed manual or seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission; rear-wheel drive.… Read More

Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration Concept SUV Bows in Beijing

By Matt Schmitz on April 25, 2016

CARS.COM — Infiniti calls its QX Sport Inspiration concept, now making its debut at the 2016 Beijing Motor Show in China, a "statement of intent" on the future of the luxury brand's midsize SUV. While its outward appearance is certainly… Read More

Top 10 Auto Show Winners

By Brian Normile on April 25, 2016

CARS.COM — Even though the auto show season produced some losers, there were many cars we loved. Using our Winners and Losers series from the 2015-2016 auto show season, our editors picked our 10 favorites. Related: Top 10 Auto Show… Read More

Top 10 Auto Show Losers

By Mike Hanley on April 18, 2016

CARS.COM — Auto shows are supposed to be celebrations of new models: "We're great! We're cool! We're hip! And we'll make you, the buyer, those things too!" Sadly, not all debuts sparkle under the lights. Some just wilt. This is… Read More

Top 10 Most Ridiculous Concept Car Features

By Matt Schmitz on April 11, 2016

CARS.COM — Auto show season is to car manufacturers what Fashion Week is to clothing designers, and concept cars are the over-the-top runway looks of the automotive industry. Outrageous, even absurd, designs are trotted out in front of the cameras… Read More

Volvo Strives for Excellence With High-Luxury XC90 Trim

By Matt Schmitz on March 29, 2016

CARS.COM — If we'd known about the Volvo XC90 Excellence earlier, it almost certainly would've made Cars.com's list of Guilt-Free SUVs — and it definitely would've ranked among the Best Cars for a Netflix and Chill. While maybe not quite as… Read More