Auto Shows

Nissan brings the Sentra back into the family tree

Automotive refreshes are pretty mild affairs and, if we’re being blunt, not usually something that stirs your senses at an auto show. Fancier headlights, a few new seat fabrics…it’s all very ‘been there, done that.’ However, here at the L.A. Auto Show, Nissan has taken its freshened 2016 Sentra sedan towards a much stronger and more well-rounded new direction. As ... Read More »

Connecticut International Auto Show Opens With Focus On Electric Cars

HARTFORD — Electric and hybrid vehicles will take center stage at the Connecticut International Auto Show, which opens Friday and runs through the weekend. The annual auto show at the Connecticut Convention Center comes as the state has announced additional funding for a program that offers a cash rebate of up to $3,000 for residents and $15,000 for municipalities purchasing ... Read More »

Honda’s newest Civic Coupe promises to be livelier than its predecessor

Honda will be pulling the wraps off its latest CivicCoupe at the L.A. Auto Show next week. If our time with the Civic Sedan was any indication, the newest two-door Civic should be a boon to drive compared to its predecessor. It’s the second in a series of new models and body styles for the North American market – just ... Read More »

Honda To Unwrap New Civic Coupe At Los Angeles Auto Show

Similar to its siblings, the new Civic hatch and sedan, the 2016 Civic Coupe is expected to come equipped with turbocharged four-cylinder in-line powerplants of 1.5 liters along with CVT transmissions and six-speed manual. The car’s entry-level model will also come with a 1.8-liter engine. The highly anticipated 2016 Civic Coupe is said to be unveiled at the upcoming Los ... Read More »

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT, Wrangler Special Editions Head To L.A. Auto Show

Jeep is preparing to unveil two new special edition SUVs at this week’s Los Angeles Auto Show based on its Grand Cherokee and Wrangler models. First up is the Grand Cherokee SRT Night, which will be available in showrooms in the first quarter of 2016. It boasts a stealth-like black appearance, with a black roof and lightweight performance wheels. Interior ... Read More »

The Number of Miles Cars Travel is About to Explode

Some forecasters have predicted that vehicles sales will fall in the future because urban-living millennials—and more importantly, the generation that follows them—don’t value car ownership. Instead, they younger generation will increasingly use alternatives like Uber, Lyft, and Daimler’s car-sharing service Car2go. The advisory arm of KPMG says this shift will cause an interesting side effect—and not the death of automakers ... Read More »

Jeep Wrangler Red Rock Concept Debuts at SEMA, Production Version Coming

At first, we were a little perplexed as to why Jeep was celebrating Sammy Hagar, a man known more for his passion for FCA’s most exclusive marque than for any interest in plebian Wranglers. Turns out, the Wrangler Red Rock concept has nothing to do with the Red Rocker and everything to do with paying tribute to the Red Rock ... Read More »

new band, announces album and tour

Toyota Indonesia have launched the second generation Toyota Innova at the ongoing Guangzhou Auto Show in Indonesia for IDR 282 million. The new generation Toyota Innova is the third car from Toyota this year, after Toyota Hilux and the all new Toyota Fortuner. Moreover, the new generation Toyota Innova completes the company’s Innovative International Multipurpose Vehicles (IIMV) model changeovers. Toyota ... Read More »

2016 Mini Clubman, Cooper convertible debut before LA Auto Show

BMW engines, a la carte options Mini previewed its new Clubman and Cooper convertible on Tuesday before the Los Angeles Auto Show. We don’t have too much to go on except the Mini Cooper convertible is “new” and the Clubman is “all new and redesigned.” Mini will also bring its 500,000th Countryman to the show, just to celebrate the production milestone. Starting with the Clubman, Mini says ... Read More »

L.A. Auto Show: VW, Porsche, Audi Execs Address Diesel Emissions Scandal

Executives from Volkswagen and VW-owned Audi and Porsche had plenty of good news to share at the 2015 L.A. Auto Show, which opened to the public on Friday. VW earlier this year displaced Toyota as the world’s top automobile brand, while Porsche and Audi are on track to set sales records for 2015. Audi’s R8 supercar was featured prominently inAvengers: Age of ... Read More »