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The 2018 Toyota C-HR is different. “It’s hideous,” said the mom waving cars through the school drop-off. “Pull away before I go blind.” She may have been referring to the white roof and teal body that sounds like a Toyota lettuce blend: iceberg/radiant green. “Interesting color,” said the woman.
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What it s like driving the Dodge Demon, the world s fastest production car
Tired of stories about driverless cars? Then how about a story of the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, one of the world’s quickest cars ever made? It’s so tuned to driving it comes standard with only a driver’s seat. The latest addition to the Challenger lineup is specifically engineered for drag.
2017 Jeep Compass Trailhawk better off road than on
The Trailhawk version of the 2017 Jeep Compass can ford creeks, scale dale and dell and do everything you’d expect from a Jeep 4×4. In on-road applications, it’s a pokey ride that looks better than it performs. The second generation Compass blends the old Patriot and Compass into one model in the.
2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid is the best family car on the market
A day in the life of a parent like me in a family car like the Chrysler Pacifica hybrid minivan could have one less to-do: the twice-a-week stop at the gas station. One less to-do is no small ado, and this is the promise of the plug-in hybrid family vehicle: to make life easier, better. The plug-in.
2017 Land Rover Discovery ushers in new era of luxury SUV ease
If technology is supposed to make our lives easier, then the Land Rover Discovery is making good on a premise that often feels as if it complicates things. The redesigned three-row SUV is all about easy luxury, loaded with advanced driver assist systems and equipped with one of the quietest diesel.
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Electric delivery trucks to overtake diesels but long haul remains for semis
Electric trucks are having a moment in the spotlight, but they won t replace diesel-powered trucks in big numbers until they overcome costs and other limitations. Tesla Inc. plans to unveil a semitractor-trailer this week, its first foray into trucking after more than a decade of making cars and.
Trump tax plan will pull plug on $7,500 credit for electric vehicle buyers
Selling a gas-thirsty American market on the merits of electric vehicles could get a lot harder if a Trump administration proposal to eliminate a $7,500 tax credit for hybrids and plug-ins becomes law. It s just one detail in the House GOP tax reform bill released November 2, and may not pass Congress.
Mayors of world s major cities pledge to ban gas and diesel vehicles
The mayors of London, Los Angeles, Paris and several other major world cities are pledging to ban gasoline and diesel vehicles from large parts of their cities by 2030. Some cities are moving even faster to reduce emissions, and the announcement Monday by leading metropolitan areas is a bid to.