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First Road Test: 2019 Infiniti QX50

The luxury compact SUV segment is one of the most important niches in the automotive industry, and automakers know it. To be successful as a luxury brand, you need a successful luxury compact utility vehicle, plain and simple. The big German three sit at the top, but other manufacturers like Infiniti are trying hard to get their slice of the ...

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Honda Insight Prototype unveiled at the North American International Auto Show

Honda Insight

Honda is clearly seeing green. After the launch of the Clarity last year, the Japanese manufacturer is now bringing back the Insight nameplate, and positioning it just above the popular Civic. This “compact premium hybrid” will feature seating for five passengers, a version of the third generation of Honda’s two-motor hybrid system and loads of technology. Physically, the Honda Insight ...

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The 2018 Volvo XC60 named North American Utility Vehicle of the Year

Volvo XC60

The 2018 Volvo XC60 named North American Utility Vehicle of the Year Applauded for its strong innovations and creative designs, Volvo has been reinventing itself since the stagnant, post-recession part of its history. Today, North American journalists gave one of Volvo’s latest creations an award every manufacturer desires: the North American Utility of The Year Award. But this is not ...

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The 2018 Toyota Yaris debuts in New York

Toyota Yaris 2018

The Yaris, designed and assembled in France, was long overdue for a remodel. This popular subcompact praised for its affordability and reliability has not seen many changes since 2011. Thus, Toyota seized the opportunity provided by the 2017 New York Auto Show to unveil both 3-door and 5-door models of the new Yaris. According to the manufacturer, this new Yaris ...

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