Despite its entry-level positioning, the Cayman 2-seat coupe has delivered questionable sales results while significantly lagging more expensive vehicles in the Porsche stable. A third-generation coupe arrives in spring....More
The Korean brands targetied 7 million sales globally in 2012, while continuing overseas’ expansions in China and Brazil. But in October, they admit overstating fuel economy in the U.S. on some models for several years....More
Stung by EPA criticism that its window stickers falsely stated expected fuel economy for Hyundai and Kia vehicles, the auto maker’s U.S. chief says most customers are satisfied with the reimbursement program to cover extra fuel costs....More
The next generation compact sedan and midsize CUV come to market in early 2013. Features include an optional driver-selectable steering system and, on the Sorento, Kia’s first programmable power liftgate....More
The electric vehicle has a range of 100 miles, with a special Eco Pro+ mode that can adjust navigation routes and shut down unnecessary accessories to extend driving as battery power becomes depleted....More
The auto maker claims the larger Santa Fe has more passenger room and cargo space than the 3-row Toyota Highlander and is lighter than the new Nissan Pathfinder, but it falls short of the Pathfinder’s estimated fuel economy....More
For the 23rd year in a row, top powertrain engineers from around the world gathered to celebrate the winners of the Wards 10 Best Engines competition. Trophies were awarded at a ceremony in Detroit during the North American International Auto Show.
We call out vehicles with problematic fit-and-finish, materials, ergonomics or unfortunate design choices. Each of these items resulted in points deducted as WardsAuto editors selected the 2016 Wards 10 Best Interiors.