Archive for February, 2018

Feb
08

CAS 2018 logoAt the 2018 Chicago Auto Show, Volkswagen officially took the wraps off the North-American-market version of the successor to its stylish CC midsize sedan. The 2019 Arteon is fastback-styled 4-door hatchback sedan that will slot above the Passat sedan in VW’s lineup.

Feb
08
2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid

2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid

CAS 2018 logoFollowing in the footsteps of its refreshed-for-2018 Sonata midsize sedan, Hyundai unveiled the Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid versions at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show.

Feb
08
2018 Subaru 50th Anniversary Models

2018 Subaru 50th Anniversary Models

CAS 2018 logoIn celebration of the company’s 50th Anniversary of selling cars in the U.S., Subaru announced special commemorative editions of each of its vehicles at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show.

Feb
08
2019 Ford Transit Connect Wagon

2019 Ford Transit Connect Wagon

CAS 2018 logoFord unveiled an updated Transit Connect minivan with freshened face and new features at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show.

Feb
08
2018 Fiat 500

2018 Fiat 500

CAS 2018 logoFiat announced at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show that gas-powered 2018 editions of its little 500 would all sport turbocharged engines.

Feb
08
2019 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro, TRD Pro Models

2019 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro

CAS 2018 logoToyota ups its TRD Pro off-road ante at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show with upgraded versions of its 4Runner SUV and Tacoma and Tundra pickups.

Feb
06
2018 Subuaru Crosstrek Limited, Cool Gray Khaki

2018 Subuaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited in Cool Gray Khaki

2015 Audi Q52018 Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited

Class: Compact Crossover

Miles driven: 361

Fuel used: 14.3 gallons

Feb
05
Ford Triton V10

Ford’s Modular V10 engine has been in production since 1997.

Car and truck engines are designed in a relatively small number of cylinder configurations. Inline 4-cylinder and V6 engines are easily the most common, with V8 mills coming in third in popularity.

Feb
02
Classic Ads 1982, Car Ads From 1982

1982 Dodge Charger 2.2

There is an air of parsimony to the automotive print ads of 1982. Take in all of the examples and take note of the following:

Feb
01
2018 Countryman Plug-In

2018 Mini Cooper S E Countryman ALL4 in Melting Silver Metallic (a $500 option)

2015 Audi Q52018 Mini Cooper S E Countryman ALL4

Class: Subcompact Crossover

Miles driven: 203

Fuel used: 6.5 gallons