2019 Toyota 86 Gets Performance Edition (Sans Higher Performance)

By Fred Meier on July 24, 2018

If you were waiting for a turbocharger on the 2019 Toyota 86 sport coupe ... well, keep waiting.  But Toyota will offer what it calls an "Ultimate Performance" model, th... Read More
How Do Car Seats Fit in a 2018 Lexus RX 450h?

By Matt Schmitz on July 24, 2018

Editor's note: This Car Seat Check was written in May 2017 about the 2017 Lexus RX 450h. Little of substance has changed with this year's model. To see what's new for 2018, click her... Read More
Poor Headlights Rob 2018 Toyota C-HR of Top Safety Rating

By Fred Meier on July 20, 2018

The Toyota C-HR aced Insurance Institute for Highway Safety crash-safety tests — and then fell short of a Top Safety Pick award by throwing up a brick for its headlights evaluation. T... Read More
Toyota's Tacoma Plans Top What's New This Week on PickupTrucks.com

By Brian Normile on July 19, 2018

New on sister site PickupTrucks.com this week: Toyota's three-plant strategy to keep the Tacoma on top; production of the 2019 Ford Ranger Raptor begins in Thailand; and a look at the interi... Read More
Learning to Drive Stick? The 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Is for You

By Brian Wong on July 16, 2018

The 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback has a lot going for it, with a solid value proposition, a plethora of standard safety features and vastly improved driving manners over its predecessor, the Cor... Read More
It's National Stick Shift Day! Here Are Our 7 Fave Clutch Performers

By Mike Hanley on July 16, 2018

Apparently, if you care about something enough, you turn it into a holiday. You know, one of those pseudo-celebrations you randomly catch when scrolling through your Twitter feed. Squirrel Appre... Read More
Soaring Pickup Sales Top What's New This Week on PickupTrucks.com

By Brian Normile on July 13, 2018

New on sister site PickupTrucks.com this week: Second-quarter sales numbers are in and it's mostly good news for manufacturers; Elon Musk turns to — where else? — Twitter for Tes... Read More
New Toyota Supra Is Coming First Half of 2019, Later in the U.S.

By Brian Normile on July 9, 2018

The long-awaited new Toyota Supra will finally make its first official debut this week at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed, taking place July 12-15 in West Sussex, England. It will be the wor... Read More
New China Tariffs: See Which Cars It Could Affect

By Kelsey Mays on July 9, 2018

Amid new tariffs on Chinese imports by the Trump administration, it's unclear what will happen to cars and SUVs imported from the world's most populous country. Actions Thursday by the U... Read More
Redesigned Kia Rio, Hyundai Accent Boost Crashworthiness Ratings

By Fred Meier on July 6, 2018

The redesigned 2018 Kia Rio and 2018 Hyundai Accent subcompact sedans have substantially improved their Insurance Institute for Highway Safety crashworthiness ratings over 2017 and ear... Read More