When Honda, one of the more conservative automakers in our market, built the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe, they built a exceptionally fun little runabout. Somehow, they managed to make it fun with a continuously variable transmission(CVT) too! Much of the thanks goes to the turbocharged, 174 horsepower, 1.5-liter 4-cylinder engine
The all-new 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander represents a damn good deal. Our tester came with a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine and the SEL Touring Package, which includes navigation, a sun roof, windshield wiper heater, forward collision mitigation and an unpleasant Lane Departure Warning system (more on that later) among other features. Loaded with leather and
It's a bright autumn evening at Bandimere Speedway in Morrison, CO. The two cars - one in bright silver, the other in electric blue - are brought to the starting line and staged under the tree.
Once the cars are in position, the lights count down: yellow, then green. The cars
The continuously variable transmission in the new 2016 Scion iM is touted by the company as being "sport tuned for driving pleasure," at least that's what they said in a press release. But does it really deliver, and how does it compare to the six-speed manual transmission?
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The 2016 Nissan Maxima has a new look, improved road manners and a dramatically reinvented style. Does the completely redesigned, 8th generation Maxima live up to Nissan's marketing hype?
The mid-size, 5-passenger sedan has been engineered with a lighter and more rigid chassis that is powered by an updated 300 horsepower
The 2015 Honda CR-V is a 5-passenger crossover, known for it's reliability, utility, and efficiency. We've come to expect these qualities from Honda, but is it enough to get the coveted TFL rating of Buy It?
The 2015 CR-V has gotten a bit of a refresh this year. The front features
The 2015 Honda CR-V has gotten a few tweaks for this model year. In addition to the new front and rear fascias and a more torquey engine, Honda has also swapped out the 5-speed automatic in the 2014 model for a continuously variable transmission in the 2015. The CVT does
The Honda Accord has been with us in one form or another since 1976. It's gone from a 2-door hatchback to the sedan and coupe we have today. Now in its ninth generation, the 2015 Honda Accord sedan has evolved into a well balanced, reliable car that offers great value, if