Cars and Concepts
Cadillac plans to unveil 3-row XT6 crossover in DetroitDec. 12
VW to keep Passat on old platform, update styling, tech for 2020Dec. 12
The 2020 Volkswagen Passat will receive new exterior styling, more standard safety equipment and an updated instrument panel but it won't land on a new platform or feature a new powertrain as the automaker, citing the shrinking midsize car market, strives to save resources.
720S Spider joins McLaren lineupDec. 11
Ford Ranger pickup rated at 23 mpg combined, best among gasoline-powered rivalsDec. 11
The Ford Ranger is returning next month as the most fuel-efficient gasoline-powered pickup on the U.S. market. The two-wheel-drive model will achieve 21 mpg city, 26 mpg highway and 23 mpg combined, according to EPA estimates, slightly above its closest rival.
Acura turns to carsDec. 9
Some 2019 GM pickups will have lower mpg than outgoing modelsDec. 7
Beetle gets special colors for latest farewellDec. 10
New Defender, a British icon, may be produced in SlovakiaDec. 10
It doesn't happen very often, indeedDec. 10
Superfast Lexus RC F Track Edition to debut at Detroit auto showDec. 6
Mazda goes for emotional appealDec. 8
Mazda doesn't see the slowing sedan market as an excuse to become complacent about its cars. In fact, it sees this as the perfect time to raise the bar with an artistic approach to design that enhances some of their emotional allure.
2020 Chevy Silverado HD diverges from smaller siblingDec. 4
General Motors is further differentiating the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD from its smaller sibling. The redesigned HD pickup's grille features a flow-through "CHEVROLET" similar to some models of the Silverado 1500.