Category Archives: Automobiles

Toyota Is Done with Diesels in Europe ""

The diesel’s fall from grace in Europe, where it has long been a mainstay of the car market, has been quick in the aftermath of the Volkswagen diesel scandal. And last week at the Geneva auto show, Toyota also announced that it will be phasing out all diesel engines from its…

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Polestar 1: The Order Book Is Open for the Swedish Hybrid Supercoupe ""

Volvo’s Polestar division is moving from its position as Volvo’s in-house tuner to its own premium brand of sporty and electrified vehicles. Now the stunning Polestar 1, a high-performance plug-in hybrid two-door coupe, can be preconfigured and preordered by customers who have expressed interest in the vehicle. The configurator gives…

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New 2019 Subaru Forester to Be Unveiled Later This Month ""

The arrival of Subaru’s new three-row SUV, the Ascent, has garnered plenty of attention, but the brand has another launch in the works for 2019: a new Forester. We can’t tell much about what the redesigned Forester will look like beyond the shape of its taillights, but we won’t have…

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Don’t Look for Another Audi R8 after the Current One ""

Although Audi is known to be working on a new turbocharged V-6 engine for the range-topping R8, longer-term prospects for the company’s flagship sports car are looking less certain. During an interview with Audi’s R&D boss, Peter Mertens, at the Geneva auto show, he admitted that there are no current plans…

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Master and Commander: Jeep Grand Commander Spotted in Michigan ""

Meet the Grand Commander, Jeep’s latest crossover SUV. Rumored to be based on the bones of the Cherokee, the Grand Commander is boxier and has space for seven seats, whereas the curvier Cherokee provides chairs for five. Previewed by the Yuntu concept that the brand unveiled at the 2017 Shanghai auto show,…

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Take These Steps to Save on Car Insurance ""

Auto insurance is something nobody likes but every driver needs. The thought of spending hundreds of dollars on something that, if we’re lucky, we don’t use is enough to cause at least a mild case of nausea. Even if car insurance doesn’t make your stomach turn, you might view car…

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$199 Lease Deals for March 2018 ""

Yes, you can lease any new car for $199 per month—provided, of course, that you pay down the capital cost enough at signing the lease, your credit is sturdy enough, and there’s a leasing company that will write the deal. But that’s not the subject of this story. The goal…

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