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2017 Buick Envision Review

November 1, 2016
2017 Buick Envision ReviewLet’s not beat around the bush: The 2017 Buick Envision is the first mainstream vehicle assembled in China and exported to the United States. Introduced last year but expanded for the 2017 model year to a full lineup of base, Preferred, Essence, Premium, and Premium II trim levels, the Envision may sound like a brand of perfume, but it’s really a…

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Preview

November 1, 2016
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia QuadrifoglioThe Alfa Romeo Giulia is a compact four­-door sedan aimed at the BMW 3-Series, and the Quadrifoglio version is a BMW M3 fighter. The Quadrifoglio is the first car in an eight­-product assault scheduled for the next three years. Alfa plans to release the Quadrifoglio late in the second quarter of 2016, and the base Giulia should follow not…

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV

October 31, 2016
2017 Chevrolet Bolt EVThe 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV is the first mass-market electric car to offer more than 200 miles of range, a capability so far provided only by vehicles that carry Tesla badges and cost $70,000 or more. It’s a tall hatchback that packs the passenger volume of a mid-size car into the footprint of a compact, and it has the potential to be the first…

Will your next Ford be a rolling BlackBerry?

October 31, 2016

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email Smartphone pioneer BlackBerry (remember BlackBerry?) will lend its tech to Ford, but the Canadian company’s latest partnership has little to do with tiny-buttoned handsets. The tech company, which has turned its efforts and product output to software, will broaden the use of its QNX secure operating system on Ford vehicles […]

Chrysler Moparizes everything at the SEMA Show

October 31, 2016

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email Fiat Chrysler brought six concepts to the SEMA Show in Las Vegas this year ranging from minivans to restomod classics. As always, they pull heavily from the Mopar catalog. In fact the brand has 24 parts walls at its 15,000-square-foot display. We’ll start with our favorite. The Dodge Shakedown Challenger […]