Our view: 2017 Subaru Outback

By Joe Bruzek on September 21, 2016

The verdict: Whether you consider the 2017 Subaru Outback a wagon or an SUV, it's a home run for families and well-rounded enough to appeal to a large crowd.Versus the competition: Though the ... Read More
KansasCity.com's view

By Tom Strongman on April 10, 2009

Pontiac is jumping on the small-car bandwagon with its own version of the Chevrolet Aveo, the G3 five-door hatchback.Prices start at $14,995 with AM/FM stereo, air conditioning, four airbags and On... Read More
Los Angeles Times's view

By Dan Neil on February 6, 2008

Wolfgang Schreiber is smart like you wouldn't believe. Scary smart. I-vill-crush-you-like-bugs smart. Best known as the technical director of the Bugatti Veyron program, Schreiber is one of Vo... Read More
KansasCity.com's view

By Tom Strongman on January 4, 2008

Volkswagen's R32 is the ultimate Golf. This two-door hatchback has a 250-horsepower V-6, all-wheel drive and VW's slick Direct Shift Gearbox that lets the driver zip through the gears lik... Read More
Boston.com's view

By Royal Ford on October 28, 2007

The basicsBase price/as tested: $32,990/$35,430 Fuel economy: 19.1 miles per gallon in Globe testing, premium fuel Annual fuel cost: $2,036 (at $2.99 per gallon, premium, 13,000 miles per year)Th... Read More
Orlando Sentinel's view

By Steven Cole Smith on October 27, 2007

For the 2004 model year, Volkswagen built 5,000 copies of the R32, a special limited-edition hot rod version of the Golf. Now that Volkswagen has transitioned customers from the Golf to the Rabbit,... Read More
Boston.com's view

By Royal Ford on May 29, 2004

2004 Volkswagen R32 With new VW, the point is fun These have not been the easiest of months for purveyors of The Peoples' Car. Volkswagen sales were down more than 10 percent last yea... Read More
The Morning Call and Mcall.com's view

By Larry Printz on February 29, 2004

This car is a wake-up call to all baby boomers. You know who you are. You were born sometime between 1946 and 1964; you've been buying SUVs like they are going out of style. And you probabl... Read More
washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on October 9, 2003

Quality and Fun -- for all Ages 2004 Scion xA Among the silliest marketing practices is the worship of "youth" as a monolithic, chronological state of being. It's a delusional ritual tha... Read More
The Detroit News's view

By Anita And Paul Lienert on September 24, 2003

When we drove the quirky little Scion xB a few months ago, we both fell in love with it and gave it high marks. One of the first offerings of Toyota's new youth brand, the xB was fresh and ea... Read More