Drivetrain and transmission

Continuously variable transmissions allow the engine of a car to continuously operate in its most effective rpm range.
CVT

Which Cars Have CVTs?

Continuously variable transmissions allow the engine of a car to continuously operate in its most effective rpm range.
Driving a fuel-efficient hybrid vehicle can make you feel greener, but if you live where winter is more white than green, you might want to consider one of the hybrids that offer all-wheel drive.
2023 Ford Escape ST-Line Elite

Which Hybrid Vehicles Have All-Wheel Drive?

Driving a fuel-efficient hybrid vehicle can make you feel greener, but if you live where winter is more white than green, you might want to consider one of the hybrids that offer all-wheel drive.
In the past, the factory-recommended interval for changing the automatic transmission fluid was typically between 30,000 and 100,000 miles, but some newer vehicles have what’s referred to as ...
Transmission fluid change

Do You Really Need to Change the Transmission Fluid?

In the past, the factory-recommended interval for changing the automatic transmission fluid was typically between 30,000 and 100,000 miles, but some newer vehicles have what’s referred to as ...
For all the clear benefits of hybridization, there are a few drawbacks — both minor and major — that should be considered before locking in your next purchase.
2023 Toyota Prius Prime

Thinking About Buying a Hybrid? Here Are Some Pros and Cons

For all the clear benefits of hybridization, there are a few drawbacks — both minor and major — that should be considered before locking in your next purchase.
Read here to find out which model-year 2023-24 EVs on sale in the U.S. feature all-wheel drive.
2023 Rivian R1T

Which EVs Have All-Wheel Drive?

Read here to find out which model-year 2023-24 EVs on sale in the U.S. feature all-wheel drive.
The list of new cars with manual transmissions skews mostly to affordable models and those that are more enthusiast-oriented, but there’s still a decent range of choices.
2024 Ford Mustang Dark Horse

Which New Cars Have Manual Transmissions?

The list of new cars with manual transmissions skews mostly to affordable models and those that are more enthusiast-oriented, but there’s still a decent range of choices.
More than 80,600 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Ram 1500s are being recalled for a software issue that could result in a stall.
2019 Ram 1500

Sour Diesel: Jeep Grand Cherokee, Ram 1500 Diesels Recalled ...

More than 80,600 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Ram 1500s are being recalled for a software issue that could result in a stall.
The mid-size Tacoma will retain its six-speed manual transmission as the automaker revealed a photo of the pickup truck’s pedal setup showing a clutch.
2024 Toyota Tacoma

2024 Toyota Tacoma Bucks Trend, Keeps Manual Transmission

The mid-size Tacoma will retain its six-speed manual transmission as the automaker revealed a photo of the pickup truck’s pedal setup showing a clutch.
Check out our personal tips developed over years of extensive driving experience to help you survive the winter with rear-wheel drive.
Genesis G70

How to Survive Winter With Rear-Wheel Drive

Check out our personal tips developed over years of extensive driving experience to help you survive the winter with rear-wheel drive.
The all-electric ID.4 SUV is being recalled for an issue related to the high-voltage battery’s control module.
2021 Volkswagen ID.4

VW Recalls 2021 ID.4 Over Faulty Battery Software

The all-electric ID.4 SUV is being recalled for an issue related to the high-voltage battery’s control module.