All-Wheel Drive Cars with Best Mileage

An Eclectic Group of Overachievers Our definitions first: In this article we're talking about all-wheel drive cars or car-based sport utility vehicles (SUVs) also known as crossover utility vehicles (CUVs). Some might call them the modern station wagon. They're designed for hauling people and stuff to destinations that either require the ... Read More...

Road Test: 2017 Kia Niro FE

An Affordable Hybrid Crossover The 2017 Kia Niro hybrid compact crossover offers the kind of go-anywhere utility buyers want without any of the oddball styling of some of the famous and top-selling hybrid hatchbacks on the market (you know who we’re talking about). One of the issues with any electrified car, whether it’s ... Read More...

First Drive: 2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid

First Look at the New Generation The all-new 8th-generation Camry is the most bold and adventurous version ever of Toyota’s bestselling midsize sedan. When you remember the box this car was when it debuted in 1983, it’s breathtaking what’s happened. During a brief test drive, I piloted two gasoline-only models along with ... Read More...

Road Test: 2017 Kia Niro Hybrid

A Stealth Hybrid, Quasi-SUV Kia is marketing the 2017 Kia Niro as a crossover SUV, even though some pundits say it’s more of a tall wagon or a five-door hatchback. It’s not available with all-wheel drive. Ground clearance is comparable to that of most cars, and the 23.1-inch seat height falls ... Read More...

Road Test: 2017 Ford C-Max Hybrid

Venerable but Viable The hybrid vehicle segment is now old enough that some models have been around for quite a while. Toyota’s Prius–the name many associate with the word “hybrid”–is nearly 20 years old, and is currently in its fourth generation. The 2017 Ford C-Max Hybrid is getting long-in-the-tooth (it was ... Read More...