Assembled at the Chakan facility, near Pune, India, the diminutive Volkswagen Ameo is based on the Volkswagen Polo’s PQ25 platform. In fact, up to the B-pillar, the Volkswagen Ameo is the same as the Volkswagen Polo hatchback. Why is this little car significant to Volkswagen fans in the United States?
When a market segment is dominated by two cars for a long time, it's big news when another one leapfrogs them both to snatch victory.
Such is the case with the subcompact car segment, which has been dominated by the Kia Soul and Nissan Versa for as long as it matters to
The redesigned Hyundai Elantra is one of the latest cars to be overhauled in the hyper-competitive compact car segment. Other redesigns we've seen recently include the Honda Civic, Chevy Cruze, and the Nissan Sentra. As part of a sequential roll-out of information on the new Elantra, Hyundai has released pricing
Recently, TFL's Technical Editor Brian Waring spotted this obvious GM prototype highway and high altitude testing on I-25 near Castle Rock, Colorado.
While much of the car is undisguised, keen-eyed observers will note that it bears a strong resemblance to the previous generation GEO Metro. The Metro was known for being
Late last year, the Scion team of Toyota Motor Sales launched two new models for the 2016 model year. One represented the first sedan model for the Scion brand – the Scion iA, a compact four-door, five-passenger sedan. The other was the Scion iM – a stylish 5-door hatchback with
The Chevrolet Cruze is a global model for GM and sold in over 100 countries. All-new for 2016, the second generation Cruze is designed to be more fuel efficient, more aerodynamic, and offer a competitive list of features on par or better than its competition. Stretched three inches longer than
The EPA has released its fuel economy ratings for the all-new 2016 Chevy Cruze. The car is reported to achieve up to 42 mpg on the highway and 30 mpg in the city, depending on transmission and trim level. The 30/42 figure is for cars equipped with automatic transmissions in LS and LT
The news broke last week that FCA has plans to nix the Chrysler 200 and Dodge Dart. It was not a complete surprise as neither vehicle managed to become a sales success in the hyper-competitive segments in which they compete. Current YTD sales for the Dodge Dart, for example, are down 33%