Category Archives: Automobiles

Potential Ford Everest Raptor Could Pave the Way for a Bronco Raptor ""

The Ford Everest SUV may be the next vehicle to receive the Raptor treatment. “There’s no reason [we wouldn’t do an Everest Raptor],” Jamal Hameedi, Ford’s global performance vehicle chief engineer, told Australia’s Drive. A Ford Australia spokesman also told the publication that the idea “makes sense.” The Everest is the SUV…

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Golden Opportunity: 2019 Subaru Ascent Starts Just under $33,000 ""

Big news for golden retrievers, and their human companions. Subaru has announced pricing for its 2019 Ascent three-row SUV—its largest vehicle ever—and MSRPs start at $32,970. If the company’s achingly cute Los Angeles auto show press conference is any indication, showroom goers might have to fight their way through packs…

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Turbocharged Mazda 6’s EPA Fuel-Economy Numbers Released ""

We love Mazda’s mid-size sedan. The chassis is on point, the styling is well done, and the interior materials’ quality is the class of the field. It’s just an all-around pleasure to drive. But compared to the 300-hp-plus V-6 Camrys and over-250-hp 2.0-liter turbo Accords of the world, the naturally aspirated…

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Four-Leaf Figures: Alfa Romeo Announces Pricing for Its Stelvio Quadrifoglio SUV ""

Alfa Romeo is finally putting a price on its Stelvio Quadrifoglio crossover SUV. With a starting price of $81,590, the high-performance Quadrifoglio costs a mere $38,600 more than the entry-level, 280-hp Alfa Romeo Stelvio. For reference, Alfa charges $35,200 to upgrade from the bottom-of-the-barrel Giulia to the manic Giulia Quadrifoglio.  Of course, the Quadrifoglio…

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