Hell has indeed frozen over, and the first U.S-bound rear-drive, V-8-powered Hyundai has slid right across the ice into our world. The Genesis concept-shown first at the 2007 New York International Auto Show-is the precursor to a 2008 production model that has
To say the B9 Tribeca wasn't quite the sales champ that Subaru had hoped is an understatement. Last year, Subaru managed to sell 18,000 Tribecas, when estimates were at 36,000. Nevertheless, we ordered one up to serve a year for our Four-Seasons Test, and alth
Alongside the tamer V70,Volvo will be pulling the wraps off of the new XC70, a chunky, all-road version of its mid-size wagon. As with the last generation, it shares its overall design with the V70, but rides three inches higher and has plastic body cladding "
Debuting at the 2007 Geneva Auto Show is the John Cooper Works (JCW) edition of the new Mini. Just like the last generation Mini, this new JCW kit should make an already sporty small ride a bit more fun.
When Bentley decided to redesign its most exclusive coupe, designers took inspiration from the famous Brooklands racetrack in Surrey, England where Bentley saw countless victories in the 1920's. This new coupe, a hardtop version of the Azure convertible, borro
In an attempt to move away from its also-ran role in the Asian car industry, Suzuki has been pushing hard over the past year with new models, including the Grand Vitara mid-size SUV, the bigger XL7, the SX4 hatchback, and now the the SX4 sedan. The SX4 offers
It looks like Jaguar hired an aftermarket tuner to revise the Jaguar XJ for 2008, with cheap, cheesy modifications at front and rear. The new, bulky front fascia might draw inspiration to an E46 BMW M3, but it comes off as the afterthought that it is. The new
The bull has been raging wilder than ever this past year, with new LP640 versions of the Murcielago and Murcielago roadster-both of which lean dangerously over the edge of insanity. But why stop there? Why not make a Gallardo that is lighter, more powerful, an
We love wagons and, while it may not be the most exciting estate in the world, we're excited to report Volkswagen will finally revive the Jetta Wagon later this year. Known in Europe as the Golf Variant, it's being shown at the Geneva Auto Show, and we should
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, and in the case of the new Maserati GranTurismo, each and every one of those thousand words is "bla." Why? Because staring at the sexy coupe's gorgeous lines, we're reduced to speechless, drooling adolescents, and
You're looking at Dodge's new roadster concept, and you can be excused for wondering if you've seen it somewhere before. The Mazda MX-5-sized Dodge Demon draws a great deal of its proportions and visual character from both the iconic Japanese roadster and a sm
The athletic yet sophisticated Volkswagen R32 has returned to fight the Subaru WRX STI and Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution again this year. Like the first generation car, the new R32 is a Golf/Rabbit based three-door that uses a glorious 3.2 liter VR6 rated at 250
Housewives and hipsters: your trips to the mall and to soccer practice are about to get a lot more posh. Toyota has redesigned its mid-size urban assault vehicle, the Highlander. Already quite a competent errand runner and road trip-mobile, this new Highlander
The Scion xD is the replacement for the xA, which has been on sale since 2004. On sale? Yes. Selling? Not so much. The anonymously styled xA's biggest problem was that its butch brother, the xB, stole the spotlight with its unique good looks. With that problem
One of our top three significant debuts at the Chicago show.Yes, it's ugly. Yes, it's funky. And yes, we kind of sort of hate the way it looks. But none of this changes the fact that the Scion xB will probably sell like gangbusters. The '08 xB is significant b
Pictures of the new 2008 Volvo V70 wagon have surfaced, and it looks exactly how we expected it to. It's styling is a gentle evolution from the outgoing model, with a front end from the new S80 sedan and a rear hatch design similar to the new C30 hatch. It's i