• Kia tops J.D. Power initial quality list; non-premium brands do well

    2017 Kia Sportage SX Turbo 2WD

    The J.D. Power initial quality rankings are out again this year, and for the first time a non-premium brand topped the list. Remember when Hyundai and Kia were synonymous with cheap transportation and so-so quality? Well, they aren't any more, as Kia topped the list with 83 problems per 100 vehicles,

    The Benchmark Gets a New Name: 2016 BMW 340i xDrive TFL Leaderboard Hot or Not Review Ep.9

    2016 bmw 340i xdrive hot lap

    How do you have improve a benchmark setting luxury sports sedan? In the case of the BMW 3-series, you create the 2016 BMW 340i. The well-known 335i designation is no more. What's different? For starters, the 340i (F30 designation) gets a new inline 6-cylinder engine (B58 designation). The displacement remains the

    The Next Hyundai Veloster, Replacing a BMW 328d and Mazda 2 vs Scion xD [Ask Nathan]

    sema 2012 hyundai veloster

    In this edition of Ask Nathan: The Next Hyundai Veloster? Replacing my BMW 328d? Used Mazda2 or used Scion xD? This first question comes from a viewer who is currious about the next Hyundai Veloster. Hi. Any idea what the next Hyundai Veloster will be like? I was thinking about the turbo, it's

    Two more car companies join forces with ridesharing services

    Toyota BMW Ridesharing

    Two more major automobile manufacturers are venturing into the on-demand transportation industry through partnerships with two carpooling mobile app companies. BMW i Ventures announced its plan to partner with Scoop, while Toyota Motor Corp. recently announced its intention to partner with Uber. Volkswagen Group announced its plans to partner with Gett