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Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 ••• AUDI A6 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 ••• AUDI A6

By Kelly Foss, MyCarData.com
JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE SRT8
You gotta hand it to Jeep for being willing to try something different. The Grand Cherokee is a largish “midsize” SUV with all the expected Jeep off-road acumen. The …

Subaru Impreza & Volvo C30 Subaru Impreza & Volvo C30

By Kelly Foss, MyCarData.com
SUBARU IMPREZA
 
The new Impreza is the compact car in the Subaru stable. Though popular in its previous form, the totally new 2102 Impreza is improved in virtually every respect.
The Impreza is offered …

Buick Verano & Volkswagen Passat Buick Verano & Volkswagen Passat

by Kelly Foss
Buick has filled the vehicle with purposeful technology. This includes touch screen navigation, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, …..

Though the Passat is substantial, it somehow manages to maintain its lithe supple road manners and responsiveness. Part of the joy of owning a VW is how it drives and handles.

Toyota Prius C and Jaguar XF Toyota Prius C and Jaguar XF

By Kelly Foss
The Evoque delivers premium levels of craftsmanship, luxury, performance and renowned Land Rover Evoque multi-terrain capability in a more compact package.
The XTS is a large elegant sedan that derives its luxury though technology according to Cadillac.

Range Rover Evoque & Cadillac XTS Range Rover Evoque & Cadillac XTS

By Kelly Foss
The Evoque delivers premium levels of craftsmanship, luxury, performance and renowned Land Rover Evoque multi-terrain capability in a more compact package.
The XTS is a large elegant sedan that derives its luxury though technology according to Cadillac.

Suzuki Kazashi & Chevrolet Malibu Eco Suzuki Kazashi & Chevrolet Malibu Eco

By Kelly Foss
The basic design philosophy of the Kazashi is to build a rugged yet refined car that is both efficient and fun to drive.
The Chevrolet Malibu Eco uses a standard 2.4 liter EcoTech 4 cylinder engine and adds a mild electric motor assist using the simplest, least complex technology possible.

SCION IQ & Mercedes C250 Coupe SCION IQ & Mercedes C250 Coupe

The SCION IQ as an expression of the New Urbanism.

Though smaller and less expensive, the C Coupe still has Mercedes presence and its rock solid feel.

Volkswagen EOS and BMW X3 Volkswagen EOS and BMW X3

The magic of the EOS is that this city sized car is fitted with an ingenious 3-piece hardtop that, at the press of a button, folds neatly into the trunk.

The X3 is a premium vehicle and comes with the upscale accoutrements and level of refinement that one would expect from BMW.

Chevy Sonic, and Mercedes S350 Diesel Chevy Sonic, and Mercedes S350 Diesel

The new Chevy Sonic is the replacement subcompact and is worlds better than its predecessor.
The S Class is the large luxury sedan from Mercedes. It’s big, substantial, has presidential presence and is full of technology.

Jeep Grand Cherokee & Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Jeep Grand Cherokee & Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

The Nissan Versa if sweeping and stylish, yet the interior is positively cavernous.

Ford Focus has the luxury items and technology of larger, more expensive Ford vehicles compressed into a compact.

See The New Nissan Versa And The Ford Focus See The New Nissan Versa And The Ford Focus

The Nissan Versa if sweeping and stylish, yet the interior is positively cavernous.

Ford Focus has the luxury items and technology of larger, more expensive Ford vehicles compressed into a compact.

Toyota Prius Plug-in and Acura TL Toyota Prius Plug-in and Acura TL

The Plug-in Prius is fundamentally different because it can be pre-charged.
The Acura TL styling is attractive, rich-looking and tastefully crafted.

See the new Buick Regal and the Chrysler 200 See the new Buick Regal and the Chrysler 200

BUICK REGAL – engaging, refined and appealing …
CHRYSLER 200 – the styling was masterfully designed …

SUBARU Outback & HONDA Civic SUBARU Outback & HONDA Civic

Subaru Outback, as capable as ever!
Honda Civic, the winning strategy refined!

See The New Hyundai Elantra And The Kia Sorento See The New Hyundai Elantra And The Kia Sorento

HYUNDAI ELANTRA
I’ve always contended that it doesn’t take any more effort to make a good-looking car than a homely one. After all, it’s mostly a matter of stamping metal body panels and the giant presses …

See the New Fiat 500 and the VW Jetta See the New Fiat 500 and the VW Jetta

FIAT 500
Class: Subcompact Hatch
Drivetrain: Front-Wheel Drive
Starting price: about $15,900
Fiat Returns with the 500
Because of the recent marriage of Chrysler and Fiat, the Italians are again coming to our shores. This may in fact be a …

See the new Ford Explorer and Lexus CT200h See the new Ford Explorer and Lexus CT200h

Ford Explorer
With the totally new Explorer, Ford has started over from scratch and opted for a unibody construction vehicle with front wheel drive that will even be offered with a 4 cylinder engine!
Lexus CT200h
Lexus’ newest car, the CT200h, is the entry model in its lineup. It’s best described as a compact touring car with a hybrid drive similar to the one found in the Prius.

See the new Chevy Cruze and Infiniti QX56 See the new Chevy Cruze and Infiniti QX56

There’s a mad dash to claim market share in the new small car segment of the automotive world today. Car companies are recalibrating to produce appealing and profitable smaller cars. Enter the Chevy Cruze.
This little …

See the new Hyundai Sonata and Mazda2 See the new Hyundai Sonata and Mazda2

Hyundai Sonata
Hyundai has taken a back-door approach to accessing the Amer ican automotive market. Ori gin ally, they just copied other successful models and sold them at a lower price with longer warranties.
Then they began …

Nissan Leaf / Scion TC Nissan Leaf / Scion TC

Nissan Leaf
Nissan has taken the vanguard position in the EV (electric vehicle) world by introducing and promoting its Leaf battery electric vehicle. This is the first vehicle of its kind offered in our market and …

Ford Fusion Hybrid and the Nissan Juke Ford Fusion Hybrid and the Nissan Juke

Ford Fusion Hybrid
Hybrid cars have gone from being an oddity to being proven mainstream vehicles. I’ve driven and tested all the hybrids on the market and most of them several times. They function quite admirably …