Drivetrain And Transmission

Next-Gen Acura MDX to Focus on Luxury and Performance, Adds Type S Model

By Jennifer Geiger on October 14, 2020

The new version of the three-row Acura MDX SUV rides on a new platform, and gets upgraded interior materials and additional technology. Read More
10 Biggest News Stories of the Week: 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Can’t Socket to Volkswagen ID.4 EV

By Matt Schmitz on October 14, 2020

Our visual preview of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4, the German automaker’s first long-range electric vehicle for the U.S. market, took the No. 1 spot this week. Read More
2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Pulls 53 G’s … From Muscle-Car Lovers’ Bank Accounts

By Nick Kurczewski on October 14, 2020

After a break of 17 years, the Ford Mustang Mach 1 is roaring back onto the muscle-car scene with a 480-horsepower, 5.0-liter V-8 under its hood, plus plenty of parts taken from the mighty Shelby G... Read More
Taos Party: Volkswagen Welcomes Fourth Guest to Its 2022 SUV Soiree

By Kelsey Mays on October 13, 2020

Competes with: Chevrolet Trailblazer, Jeep Compass, Mazda CX-30, Subaru Crosstrek Looks like: A shrink-wrapped Volkswagen Atlas Drivetrain: Turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder with 158 horsepower ... Read More
Nissan Altima: Which Should I Buy, 2020 or 2021?

By Jennifer Geiger on October 13, 2020

For 2021, the Altima gets a trim level shuffle along with a New Driver Assist Package that’s available on base models. Read More
2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Gets Palisade Makeover, Upgraded Engines and New Hybrid

By Brian Normile on October 12, 2020

Hyundai revealed the new 2021 Santa Fe in June but kept many of the details close to the vest. We already made note of its similarities to the Palisade, Hyundai’s three-row flagship SUV — particula... Read More
Why Buy a 2021 McLaren GT When You Could Have a C8 Corvette?

By Aaron Bragman on October 12, 2020

The new 2021 GT is, in effect, McLaren’s SUV: a more comfortable, easier-to-use “daily supercar” that McLaren hopes to use to boost its appeal to a wider array of customers. Read More
2021 Honda Accord and Accord Hybrid: Keeping a Winning Formula Fresh

By Brian Normile on October 12, 2020

Competes with: Chevrolet Malibu, Hyundai Sonata, Kia K5, Nissan Altima, Subaru Legacy, Toyota Camry, Volkswagen Passat Looks like: The current Accord with a slightly different face and a new Sport ... Read More
2020 Ford Transit: Real-World Gas Mileage

By Aaron Bragman on October 8, 2020

You can use a Ford Transit passenger van as an alternative to a big traditional SUV, but how does the 2020 Transit-150 do on gas? Read More
2021 Ram 1500 TRX Video: Pickup Truck Has New TRX Up Its Sleeve

By Mike Hanley on October 8, 2020

It’s been four years since Ram first teased us with the idea of an SRT Hellcat-powered full-size pickup truck — and now the brand has delivered one with the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX. Read More