Vehicle Test Drives http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/66021/more en Honda Fit Goes Back to Roots http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/honda-fit-goes-back-roots <div class="field-deck"> <font color="#800517">Vehicle Test Drive </font color="#8005</font> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The smallest Honda, now in its third iteration, maintains its fun-to-drive character and segment-up interior, but comes in a roomier package.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/honda-fit-goes-back-roots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/honda-fit-goes-back-roots#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America U.S. Honda Vehicle Test Drives B-car direct injection Fit Ford Fiesta Honda Nissan Versa Note subcompact Wed, 09 Apr 2014 09:01:00 +0000 989261 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&#39;15 Honda Fit on sale April 14 in U.S.</strong></p> '15 Honda Fit http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-honda-fit <div class="node-body gallery-body">The third generation of Honda's Fit sees the subcompact get a more angular appearance, higher-quality interior materials, and a roomier rear seat.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-honda-fit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-honda-fit#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America U.S. Honda Vehicle Test Drives Wed, 09 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0000 986831 at http://wardsauto.com ’15 Chrysler 200 Light-Years Beyond Predecessor http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-chrysler-200-light-years-beyond-predecessor <div class="field-deck"> <font color="#800517">Vehicle Test Drive </font> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chrysler’s CUS-wide platform underpins the new 200, which is a good start considering the architecture also serves as the basis for the Alfa Romeo Giulia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-chrysler-200-light-years-beyond-predecessor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-chrysler-200-light-years-beyond-predecessor#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America U.S. Chrysler Automatic Exterior Gasoline Interior Suspension Vehicle Test Drives Mon, 07 Apr 2014 09:40:00 +0000 987601 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;15 Chrysler 200 formidable competitor in midsize sedan segment.</strong></p> '15 Chrysler 200 http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-chrysler-200 <div class="node-body gallery-body">All-new '15 Chrysler 200 features a new exterior design meant to convey an American, timeless feel the automaker says will distinguish it from competitors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-chrysler-200" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-chrysler-200#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America U.S. Chrysler Automatic Exterior Gasoline Interior Suspension Vehicle Test Drives Mon, 07 Apr 2014 09:39:00 +0000 987711 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&#39;15 Chrysler 200 has dramatic character lines accenting its coupe-like profile.&nbsp;</strong></p> A3 Gets More Audi-Like With Options Added http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/a3-gets-more-audi-options-added <div class="field-deck"> <font color="#800517">Vehicle Test Drive </font> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The new sedan starts at $29,900 with an award-winning 1.8L engine and reasonably equipped. But buyers will have to spend a bit more to get the full Audi treatment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/a3-gets-more-audi-options-added" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/a3-gets-more-audi-options-added#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America U.S. Audi Vehicle Test Drives Thu, 27 Mar 2014 11:04:00 +0000 980431 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>New A3 &ldquo;tailor-made dinner jacket.&rdquo;</strong></p> '15 Audi A3 Sedan http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/15-audi-a3-sedan <div class="node-body gallery-body">The Audi A3's exterior was inspired by a "tailor-made dinner jacket," while the interior is designed to be "clear, logical and timeless," but can be dressed up with a few options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/15-audi-a3-sedan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/15-audi-a3-sedan#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America U.S. Audi Vehicle Test Drives Thu, 27 Mar 2014 11:03:00 +0000 977781 at http://wardsauto.com Audi RS 7 4.0L Turbo V-8 Busts Out of Corral http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/audi-rs-7-40l-turbo-v-8-busts-out-corral <div class="field-deck"> <font color="#800517">Vehicle Test Drive </font> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This bucking bronco requires a steady hand on the reins, because he will run hard – well past the stated 174 mph top speed, according to some independent tests. 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It poses a threat to BMW M6 Gran coupe and Mercedes CLS63 AMG.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/14-audi-rs-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/14-audi-rs-7#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America U.S. Germany Audi Aluminum Design Gasoline Vehicle Interiors Vehicle Test Drives Wed, 05 Mar 2014 12:07:00 +0000 961241 at http://wardsauto.com Subaru Siblings on Their Own Power Trips http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/subaru-siblings-their-own-power-trips <div class="field-deck"> <font color="#800517">Vehicle Test Drive </font> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The main differences between the WRX and WRX STI are driving dynamics and power. Neither car is wanting, but the STI is more powerful and aggressive. 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