The Legacy of Volkswagen Clean Diesel

What Clean Diesel Is & What It Is Not As I write this, the public Volkswagen TDI debacle is just beginning. The federal Environmental Protection Agency and California's Air Resources Board have presented their cases that Volkswagen AG (the parent of Volkswagen and Audi, among others) installed software that defeated the purpose ... Read More...

Update: 2016 Nissan Leaf

Top Selling EV Gets Updates on Battery Life and Range The Nissan Leaf, which has sold more pure electric cars in the U.S. than any other manufacturer, is boosting the range on its 2016 model in the U.S. by bumping up the battery size and efficiency. This new Leaf will get an ... Read More...

Road Test: 2015 Honda Accord Hybrid

The Honda Way to MPG Honda is the rare mainstream auto manufacturer directed by an engineering mindset, a determined focus resulting in a legacy of innovation that has become known as the “Honda Way.” Continuing that legacy is the 2015 Honda Accord Hybrid. It features a remarkable hybrid system that delivers an ... Read More...

Road Test: 2015 Buick Encore FWD Premium

Buick’s Luxury Sub-compact Crossover Buick was a brand that many thought would be dumped during General Motors’ bankruptcy last decade, but the brand has done a remarkable turn-around and has become a big part of GM’s resurgence. It's now building models that are attracting a younger demographic. Buick’s expanded lineup now ... Read More...