• MINI announces bigger 2017 Countryman with plug-in hybrid option [News]

    2017 Mini Countryman

    The new MINI Countryman may not be so mini anymore, and it’s becoming eco-friendly. MINI redesigned and re-engineered the Countryman, which will come in both the Cooper and Cooper S trim levels, to be 30 percent larger than previous generations. And, new for 2017 is MINI’s venture into the hybrid market with the the

    Would Honda’s WR-V mini crossover work in the United States? [News]

    Honda WR-V concept

    Honda recently released a sketch of the forthcoming WR-V crossover in advance of its unveiling at the Sao Paulo International Auto Show in Brazil, but could the South America-only crossover work in the States? The car, which was designed by Honda R&D Brazil specifically for the South American market, is a small

    Chevy Trax, Buick Encore make big gains in subcompact crossover sales for September [News]

    Two American automobile companies saw double-digit increases in sales in their subcompact crossover models in September. The Chevrolet Trax jumped to the number one position with the most sales for September with 8,526 vehicles sold, or a 21.9 percent increase over August’s sales of 6,997, September sales figures showed. When looking

    Check out the nitrous-powered Rockstar Santa Fe Concept that’s heading to SEMA

    Look out SEMA, there is a nitrous-powered (augmented), Rockstar Hyundai Santa Fe Concept heading to the 2016 SEMA show in Las Vegas, Nevada and it looks mad. This is not the first time Rockstar has built something special for Hyundai, but this Rockstar Santa Fe Concept looks even more aggressive than

    A New Crossover is on its Way from Volkswagen, and its Called ‘Atlas’ [News]

    For a while now, Volkswagen has only offered two vehicles that have a ride height higher than a Jetta. You could get their flagship SUV, the Touareg, or their smaller crossover, the Tiguan. Very recently, the people in Wolfsburg made another off-road capable VW in the form of the Golf

    2017 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum Review: More power, better looks

      Nissan’s original Pathfinder first appeared on the scene in mid-1986 as a compact 1987 model SUV intended for serving the needs of adventuresome families. Over the years, it has continued to grow considerably not only in size, but also in comfort, performance capabilities, seating capacity, innovative features and functionality. Now a mid-size