Archive | 2014

Report: Bentley mulls an entry-level coupe

CARandDRIVER reports that Bentley may be working on a new entry-level coupe that could slot below the current brand entrant, the Continental GT. As usual, details are sparse, though word is that this new entry-level model could receive the same potent V8 as the Coninental GT V8. No word on pricing either, but speculation hints […]

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Video: Watch XCAR go through four generations of Jaguar sports cars

Jaguar is a formidable producer of some of the most lustful sports cars ever made in history, despite also having a knack for making some of the most luxurious as well. But to refresh our memories as to what exactly made the Coventry-based automaker so famous, Britain’s XCAR released a new video that overviews some of the […]

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Report: Crossovers and SUVs are more popular than sedans for first time

AutomotiveNews recently stumbled upon a survey by IHS Automotive, who discovered that Americans are buying more crossovers and SUVs than sedans. According to the study, the crossover and SUV market now accounts for 36.5 percent of the US light-vehicle market while sedans trail behind at 35.4 percent. The study does only factor retail registrations through […]

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Ford releases more details and pictures of 2015 Expedition

The not-so-new 2015 Ford Expedition was revealed not too long ago in February and the Dearborn automaker released some more details for the new SUV. In addition to a rather extensive facelift, the updated Expedition receives a new grille and some new headlights to add up to a new face. The 2015 Ford Expedition also […]

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Dodge details 2015 Challenger lineup, equipment, and pricing

Dodge released the full beans on the 2015 Challenger lineup, including information for packaging, equipment and pricing. Starting the lineup is the base Challenger SXT with the 3.6L Pentastar V6 good for 305hp and 268 lb-ft of twist mated to an eight-speed TorqueFlite automatic transmission. Equipped standard with 18-inch aluminum wheels, the price starts at $26,995. […]

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Report: Nissan to retune CVTs for better performance

CVTs are often frowned upon by enthusiasts because of their uninspiring and unengaging mannerisms that make it seem like the engine loathes doing its job by forcing it to whine under acceleration. And then, there are those who tout CVTs for boosting fuel economy (yawn). Either way, Nissan is a brand who heavily uses the […]

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Jaguar-Land Rover want to produce a car with fully adaptive car settings w/ video

Jaguar-Land Rover is on a tech binge in an effort to continue catapulting the brand into the future instead of hanging on to its rich heritage to the point of being too retro–like some of their recent models of years past. As a result, JLR revealed what appears to be a fully adaptive navigation system […]

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Recalls: Chrysler recalls 895,000 Durango and Grand Cherokee models over headliner fires

Chrysler recently issued a recall for some 895,000 2011-2014 Durango and Grand Cherokee models over concerns with fires in the headliners after a wiring issue with the sun visor could short circuit and cause a fire. It doesn’t help that most headliners these days are just as flammable as a bedroom mattress. According to the […]

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2015 GMC Canyon Crew Cab Size Comparison

GMC touts midsize versatility with 2015 Canyon thanks to smaller size

General Motors is looking to revamp the midsize pickup arena with their latest 2015 GMC Canyon and Chevrolet Colorado. And recently, GMC revealed some more details on the 2015 Canyon as it prepares to join the Toyota Tacoma and the Nissan Frontier, both of which have gone significantly unchanged for the most part. The 2015 […]

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Photo Renderings: Sketches for the 2016 Kia Sorento leaked

Photos for the next-generation 2016 Kia Sorento were recently leaked on Kia’s enthusiast site, KiaWorld. The current second generation Kia Sorento has been with us since 2009 as a 2010 model and when the third generation model gets revealed in 2015 as a 2016 model, it will be six years old–just about the right time for […]

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