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The 2015 Lexus ES 350 averaged 30.71 mpg in my first fill-up while is desert driving conditions.

TheWeeklyDriver.com names Best 12 Vehicles of 2015

For the ninth straight year, TheWeeklyDriver.com has selected its Best 12 Vehicles of the Year. Ford, Honda and Hyundai each have two vehicles on...
The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata is lighter faster and more fun than its predecessor

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata: Lighter, faster, more fun

A guy in a shopping center parking lot looked over at me and said, "Nice car." He then pointed to his identical 2016 Mazda...
The 2016 Honda Odyssey has a new moderately priced Special Edition trim. Images © James Raia/2015

2016 Honda Odyssey: Best minivan gets better

It's hard to believe the Honda Odyssey is well into adulthood. The 2016 Honda Odyssey marks the 23rd year of the top-selling minivan. The 2016...

2016 Ford Escape: Versatile SUV remains pack leader

Now in its fourth year since a redesign, the 2016 Ford Escape continues the traditions of carmaker’s heavy presence in the sport utility segment....

2015 Chevrolet Silverado: Rugged, powerful, versatile

The Chevrolet Silverado was the second best-selling vehicle in the country in 2014. With its identical cousin, the GMC Sierra, the two vehicles remain largely...
The Ford F-150 will be available as a hybrid in 2020.

2015 Ford F-150: The best pick-up truck gets better

As the country's best-selling vehicle seemingly since the model-T, the 2015 Ford F-150 could have been presented identically as its older siblings and still...

2016 Toyota Camry: Best-selling sedan gets sporty, better

Toyota has plenty to worry about. But the Toyota Camry, its best-selling vehicle, offers more cause for celebration than concern. The midsize sedan has for...
The 2016 Honda Fit remains unchanged for the 2015 model.

2016 Honda Fit: Hatchback shines as best car value in U.S.

Nearing its 10th year of availability in the United States, the Honda Fit is quickly accelerating its way toward the iconic stature of the...
The 2016 Acura RDX has has nearly completely new look.

2016 Acura RDX: Compact SUV rules the family

Now approaching the end of its first decade, the Acura RDX is in the fourth year of its second generation. The 2016 edition arrived...
Volkswagen has admitted fault in emissions scandal affecting 11 million diesel cars.

Volkswagen emissions scandal affects 11 million cars globally

The software Volkswagen used to cheat on official diesel engine emissions tests affects 11 million cars globally dating to 2009, the carmaker and the...
The 1967 Volkswagen camper.

Volkswagen camper set to make return as electric van?

The Volkswagen camper, the iconic niche vehicle fancied by surfers, Grateful Dead fans and camping families, may soon be available in the United States...
The 2016 Lexus ILX has optional 18-inch bespoke alloy wheels.

2016 Acura ILX: Strong drive, good luxury value

The 2016 Acura ILX is the fourth year of the first generation of the upscale brand’s midsize, entry level luxury sedan. It has been...