Scenic Route: 2015 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet Review

On the surface, the advent of ever-stricter speed regulations, heavier traffic, bigger vehicles and so on has an obvious effect: chances are, people are going to be more careful on the road. At the same time, though, cars themselves are becoming—again, on the surface—safer thanks in part to a host of driving aids: aids that keep your car in the ...

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2016 Buick Encore Sport Touring gets added power, efficiency

With the reveal of the 2016 Chevrolet Cruze comes the arrival of an all-new, 1.4-litre turbocharged engine. Of course, with the 1.4 being a global engine, the Cruze won’t be the only car to get it; today, General Motors announced that an all new, sportier version of the 2016 Buick Encore will be the first Buick model to receive the ...

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2016 Tesla Model S P90D has Charger Hellcat in its sights

Not long after the Tesla Model S P85D was launched earlier this year, Tesla CEO Elon Musk assured us that an even more powerful car was on the way; he was not kidding. Recently, the 2016 Model S P90D was announced, and it will be an even higher-performing car than the P85 was, as crazy as that sounds. By Musk’s own ...

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Toyota recalling 625,000 Prius/Auris models

This week, Toyota announced a recall of 625,000 Prius models due to a software issue. The affected Priuses (or Aurises, depending on your market) will need to be serviced, quite literally, for a software update. On-board computers were receiving the wrong commands, forcing the car to shut off, in some cases. This isn’t the first time Toyota has been forced ...

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Nissan confirms 2016 Qashai, Hybrid Rogue for U.S.

While it’s kind of always been here in the (albeit, slightly larger) shape of the Nissan Rogue, the Japanese manufacturer has decided to bring its Qashai small crossover to North America, anyway. It’s not completely by choice, however; since sales of the Rogue have been increasing annually since the latest generation debuted in 2014, Nissan has decided to supplement production ...

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2016 GMC Sierra revealed

Following the recent reveal of the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado, GM has pulled the covers off that trucks 2016 GMC Sierra cousin. The changes aren’t quite as substantial, but the new C-shaped LED DRLs and LED headlights make for a luxurious front fascia. Other elements like newly-styled wheels, front skidplate and fender flares, meanwhile, are an interesting take on the pickup ...

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