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The 2019 BMW 3 Series will include the 330e trim car's seventh generation.

NEW CAR PREVIEW: 2019 BMW 3 Series gets 330e

The 2019 BMW 3 Series, the perennially top-ranked sedan, recently had its global unveiling at the Paris Auto Show. It will be available to...

2018 VW Golf SportWagen: humble, proud, best in class

Throughout its long history in the United States, Volkswagen has manufactured two of the most recognizable cars in history, the VW Beetle and the...
The 2019 Kia K900 is vastly improved from the previous generation.

Underdog 2019 Kia K900 joins luxury sedan elites

Introduced four years ago, the Kia K900 is the South Korean manufacturer's flagship luxury sedan. The vehicle had an unheralded debut and newly designed...
The 2014 Kia Forte is redesigned with a sportier appearance.

2014 Kia Forte: redesigned, affordable, fuel-thrifty

The 2014 Kia Forte sedan is longer, wider, lower and sleeker than its predecessor, which makes it sound like something from a 1950s or...
The 2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid has limited back cargo space.

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid worthy despite issues

Subaru, well-respected for its symmetrical all-wheel drive, sturdiness and belief in human and animal safety in its vehicles, now has additional versatility. The 2019...
Bob Kavner showcased his 1955 Ford F100 at the Concours & Cocktails gathering at the Santa Lucia Preserve.

1955 Ford F100 best of show at Concours & Cocktails

Supercars, family heirlooms and affordable vintage vehicles are nothing new to the Monterey Peninsula, particularly during Classic Car Week. Gawk at a new multi-colored...
The ionic Ford F-150 truck has been recalled for the second time in three months.

Ford calls another massive recall in F-150, Super Duty trucks

For the second time in three months, Ford is recalling large quantities of the best-selling F-150 vehicles in North America over a several-year time...

2018 Hyundai Ioniq: Serious challenger for Toyota Prius

Since the debut of the Toyota Prius in 2000 as the first mass-marketed hybrid in the United States, several manufacturers have tried to infiltrate...
The 2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country is a luxurious, versatile and rugged station. Image © James Raia/2017.

2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country: new station wagon redux

Stations wagons were all the rage 75 years ago. The 1941 Chrysler Town and Country bubble-back design had a cavernous interior and featured top-line...

2018 Infiniti QX80: ridiculously big and beautiful

With increased emphasis on green vehicles — entry-level economy boxes to electric supercars — one look at the 2018 Infiniti QX80 and a prevailing...
The second year of the luxury Genesis G80 sedan does a lot right.

Genesis shines in 2018 Cars of the Year honors

The end of 2018 designates my 15th anniversary as an automotive journalist. It’s an ideal time to be part of an industry. Safety innovations,...

2017 Toyota Prius Prime: Into the mountains with ease

Eleven days into coverage of the Amgen Tour of California, I've surpassed 1,000 miles while driving the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid. My...