Monthly Archives: October 2017

Express Lane: DC Fast Charging Will Soon Skip a Time-Consuming Step ""

Commercial fast-charging systems are starting to look less like laboratory experiments and more like, well, like what Tesla has been offering for a few years with its Supercharger network: a user experience that is simple, consistent, intuitive, and doesn’t require tutorials every step of the way. Charging hardware maker ABB…


2018 Subaru WRX STI, Tested in Depth: Sport-Compact Stalwart ""

The Subaru WRX STI has been a mainstay in the sport-compact scene for years, but the mid-cycle revisions that the current iteration received for 2018 bear witness to its more gradual evolution versus newer, more radical hot hatches on the market. Available only in a three-box-sedan body style—which it shares…


2018 Lincoln Navigator First Drive: It’s a Greater ’Gator ""

What hasn’t changed about the 2018 Lincoln Navigator is this: It’s still gigantic. Lincoln lists the shortest and lightest version of this body-on-frame beast at 210.0 inches long and one offensive tackle shy of three tons hefty. The long-wheelbase Navigator L with all-wheel drive comes in at 221.9 inches and…