Archive for June, 2020

Jun
30
 First Look: 2021 Kia K5

2021 Kia K5

Kia unveiled an all-new version of its mainline midsize sedan today, and with it a new model name. “Out” is the Optima nameplate, replaced by a badge that Kia uses for this car in global markets: K5. “In” is dramatic new styling, available all-wheel drive, a choice of two turbocharged 4-cylinder engines, and fresh technology features.

Jun
29
Forgotten Concept: Lincoln Sentinel

Lincoln Sentinel

Forgotten Concepts, Forgotten Concepts

This is an installment in a series of posts looking back on show cars that we feel deserved a little more attention than they got. If you have a suggestion for a Forgotten Concept topic, please shoot us a line or leave a comment below.

Jun
26
2020 GMC Sierra 2500 AT4 Crew Cab

2020 GMC Sierra 2500 AT4 Crew Cab in Summit White

Quick Spin, 2020 Volvo XC90 T8 Inscription

2020 GMC Sierra 2500 AT4 Crew Cab

Class: Large Pickup Truck

Miles driven: 209

Fuel used: 15.3 gallons

Jun
26
JD Power Initial Quality

Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast

Whether you drive a car, need a car, or just occasionally bum a ride with friends, you’ve come to the right place. Join the editors of Consumer Guide Automotive as they break down everything that’s going on in the auto world. New-car reviews, shopping tips, driving green, electric cars, classic cars, and plenty of great guests. This is the Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast.

Jun
25
2021 Ford F-150

2021 Ford F-150

When the best-selling vehicle in America gets a full redesign, it’s a big deal—even in the midst of a global pandemic. Ford officially took the wraps off the new, fourteenth-generation F-150 full-size light-duty pickup this evening via a streamed digital-reveal event.

Jun
24
2020 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Limited

2020 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Limited in Billet Silver Metallic

Quick Spin, 2020 Volvo XC90 T8 Inscription

2020 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Limited

Class: Minivan

Miles Driven: 172

Fuel Used: 3.2 gallons

Jun
23
Hybrid

2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited in Portofino Gray

Consumer Guide Automotive 2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited

Class: Midsize Car

Miles driven: 460

Fuel used: 14.9 gallons

Jun
22
1985 Dodge 600 ES Convertible

1985 Dodge 600 ES

The bad news is that fewer than one of every hundred cars sold in the United States is a convertible. (I will spare you the fractional math required to pass along the number of manual-transmission-equipped convertibles sold on our shores last year, but it’s fewer still.)

Jun
19
Ram Rebel Diesel

2020 Ram 1500 Rebel Crew Cab 4×4 in Billet Silver Metallic (a $200 option)

Quick Spin, 2020 Volvo XC90 T8 Inscription

2020 Ram 1500 Rebel Crew Cab

Class: Large Pickup Truck

Miles driven: 182

Fuel used: 9.3 gallons

Jun
19
Cadillac Super Cruise Enhancements

Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast

Whether you drive a car, need a car, or just occasionally bum a ride with friends, you’ve come to the right place. Join the editors of Consumer Guide Automotive as they break down everything that’s going on in the auto world. New-car reviews, shopping tips, driving green, electric cars, classic cars, and plenty of great guests. This is the Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast.