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These Sedans Wipe Out When It Comes to Skis in the Trunk


By Sara Lacey Finding a car that can accommodate all the gear that goes with your hobbies and sports is a tall order. An especially tall order is a sedan that can handle inflexible skis and poles. Related: Sedan Buying

These Sedans Wipe Out When It Comes to Skis in the Trunk

March 27, 2015

By Sara Lacey Finding a car that can accommodate all the gear that goes with your hobbies and sports is a tall order. An especially tall order is a sedan that can handle inflexible skis and poles. Related: Sedan Buying

What You Need to Know About the New 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT S

By David Thomas  on January 29, 2015

A new sports car from Mercedes aims at a segment it hasn't played in before, and it's one that's got some tough competition. Our initial tests find it does the job admirably too. It also heralds an odd name change.

More 2016 Acura NSX Details and Photos

By Mike Hanley  on January 12, 2015

The NSX had a lot to live up to with all the hype that's developed around the car's return over the last few years, but the finally arrived production model did. It's modern, sleek and aggressive, yet it retains a

Ford GT: First Look

By Joe Bruzek  on January 12, 2015

Competes with: McLaren P1, Ferrari LaFerrari, Lamborghini Aventador Looks like: Ford's nostalgic GT meets a modern-day racecar Drivetrain: 600-plus-hp, twin-turbocharged V-6, seven-speed dual-clutch automatic rear transaxle, rear-wheel drive Hits dealerships: Late 2016 Ford's supercar stable has been empty since the

2016 Acura NSX: First Look

By Mike Hanley  on January 12, 2015

Competes with: Audi R8, BMW i8, Nissan GT-R Looks like: The real, real deal for real this time Drivetrain: More than 550-hp, twin-turbocharged V-6 engine and three electric motors with nine-speed dual-clutch transmission; all-wheel drive Hits dealerships: Late 2015 The Acura

2016 Cadillac ATS-V: Up Close

By Joe Wiesenfelder  on November 19, 2014

The ATS-V coupe marks when the Cadillac ATS lineup found its look. To me, the regular ATS sedan is decent looking but not as interesting as the current- or previous-generation CTS sedan. As for Cadillac coupes, I've been hard to

2014 Mini Cooper S Versus 2015 Volkswagen GTI

By David Thomas  on October 29, 2014

In our recent $30,000 Cheap Speed Challenge the Volkswagen GTI bested a field of eight contenders to take the win. However, the redesigned Mini Cooper was not part of that test. Things don't always work out the way you want, but

Mazda Releases More Specs for the 2016 MX-5 Miata

By Mike Hanley  on October 2, 2014

We've seen what the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata looks like and have had some time up close with it, but now Mazda has dribbled out a few more specs for the roadster. While overseas markets will get a 1.5-liter four-cylinder,

Why My $177,000 SUV's Brakes Squeal, and Why It's Not OK

By Aaron Bragman  on August 26, 2014

I just finished a week in a $177,000 2014 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S, the German sports-car maker's top-of-the-line, super-fast twin-turbo V-8-powered SUV. It's a remarkable machine — sleek, ridiculously quick, crazy expensive and possessed of one quality that drove everybody

Scion FR-S TRD Exhaust Makes All The Right Notes

By Joe Bruzek  on June 2, 2014

Scion's lightweight, rear-wheel-drive FR-S only left us with a small list of wants after we gave it and the nearly identical Subaru BRZ our most prestigious Best of 2013 Award. At the top of the list is more power, but