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Ford Explorer and Lexus CT200h Ford Explorer and Lexus CT200h

Ford Explorer
With the totally new Explorer, Ford has started over from scratch and opted for a unibody construction vehicle with front wheel drive that will even be offered with a 4 cylinder engine!
Lexus CT200h
Lexus’ newest car, the CT200h, is the entry model in its lineup. It’s best described as a compact touring car with a hybrid drive similar to the one found in the Prius.

Chevy Cruze and Infiniti QX56 Chevy Cruze and Infiniti QX56

There’s a mad dash to claim market share in the new small car segment of the automotive world today. Car companies are recalibrating to produce appealing and profitable smaller cars. Enter the Chevy Cruze.
This little …

Hyundai Sonata and Mazda2 Hyundai Sonata and Mazda2

Hyundai Sonata
Hyundai has taken a back-door approach to accessing the Amer ican automotive market. Ori gin ally, they just copied other successful models and sold them at a lower price with longer warranties.
Then they began …

Nissan Leaf / Scion TC Nissan Leaf / Scion TC

Nissan Leaf
Nissan has taken the vanguard position in the EV (electric vehicle) world by introducing and promoting its Leaf battery electric vehicle. This is the first vehicle of its kind offered in our market and …

Ford Fusion Hybrid and the Nissan Juke Ford Fusion Hybrid and the Nissan Juke

Ford Fusion Hybrid
Hybrid cars have gone from being an oddity to being proven mainstream vehicles. I’ve driven and tested all the hybrids on the market and most of them several times. They function quite admirably …

Buick Regal & Mercedes S400 Hybrid Buick Regal & Mercedes S400 Hybrid

Buick Regal
Class: Midsize Sedan
Drivetrain: Front-Wheel Drive
Starting price: about $27,000
Buick gets sporty.
If you go back far enough in Buick history, you’ll actually find some sporty models in the lineup. In recent history, however, “Buick” and “sporty” …

BMW 750Li and Toyota Sienna BMW 750Li and Toyota Sienna

BMW 750Li
The 7 series is well and truly the flagship of the BMW marque. This large sedan is offered in many iterations ranging from the “base” 740i with a starting MSRP of only $77,000 to …

Mini Cooper & Honda Crosstour Mini Cooper & Honda Crosstour

MINI
When the British Mini car company was purchased by BMW, the car received the full Teutonic engineering treatment. That meant transforming the iconic car from an ultra-light micro vehicle with sliding side windows and 13-inch …

Ford Fiesta & Audi TT Ford Fiesta & Audi TT

FORD FIESTA
Class: Subcompact Car
Drivetrain: Front-Wheel Drive
Starting price: about $13,000
Ford Fiesta redefines the small car.
With the never-ending demand for greater efficiency, as measured by government fuel economy and emissions standards, buyers are shifting dramatically to smaller …

Cadillac Escalade Hybrid & Ford Mustang Cadillac Escalade Hybrid & Ford Mustang

By Kelly Foss: Car Data Co.
CADILLAC ESCALADE HYBRID
 
To begin, the new Escalade Hybrid is a fine piece of luxury automotive workmanship. The regular Escalade shares the same platform with the Chevy Tahoe and the GMC …