The new flagship sedan will be the most-expensive, well-appointed Hyundai ever sold in the U.S. and will go toe-to-toe with pricier fullsize luxury sedans, such as the Lexus LS and BMW 7-Series....More
The auto maker’s small-volume status and global reach were considered in deciding to pursue a diesel when so many other auto makers have dropped plans for diesel engines in the U.S., a spokesman says....More
Chevrolet is watching the aggressive incentives being offered by Toyota and Honda in the U.S. “We'll remain competitive with the key players. We need to be measured in our response,” says Jim Campbell....More
Chevy plans to deliver more than 100 Volts to 10 U.S. utilities as part of a demonstration program. A government grant of more than $30 million administered by the U.S. Department of Energy finances the program....More
Exterior changes for the Kizashi Sport include lower body-side molding with chrome accents, “a more muscular front fascia and lower grille,” trunk-mounted rear spoiler and 18-in. lightweight alloy wheels....More
BMW and Ford each have two stout turbo-6s in the hunt this year, while Infiniti has one. All five are smooth, extremely refined, reasonably fuel-efficient and dishing up loads of horsepower and torque....More
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.
The Australian Securities & Investment Commission says the German automaker will compensate at least 15,000 consumers who may have suffered financial distress because of loans granted by BMW Australia Finance....More