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Taller, Narrower European-Style Vans Arriving in US

By Ann M. Job | Jun 18
A touch of the Old World has come to American cities in the form of European-style vans that look like skinny, tall breadboxes.

New Lexus Compact SUV Starts at Under $36K, Aimed at Young

By Ann M. Job | Jun 12
Finally, there's a Lexus sport utility vehicle that's priced under $40,000. The new-for-2015 Lexus NX is a compact crossover SUV, so it provides a car-like ride and is smaller than Lexus' top-selling RX 350 mid-size SUV.

Sierra All Terrain Does it all for Serious Truck Enthusiasts

By Ann M. Job | May 29
Trucks aren't bare-bones workhorses anymore and GMC's new Sierra HD All Terrain pickup proves it -- with standard fancy chrome wheels, leather-trimmed seats with accent stitching, standard four-wheel drive and technology that reads text messages to you.

Spark Electric Car's Price Sparks a Sales Run

By Ann M. Job | May 26
It took a price cut to generate a run on Chevrolet's 2015 Spark EV, with savvy car buyers realizing the lower price and federal electric vehicle tax credit can make for a super deal.

New Chevy Camaro Goes on Diet to Become Leaner

By Tom Krisher | May 20
The new 2-Liter turbocharged four-banger puts out 275 horsepower, more than many V8s from years ago. And titanium and aluminum help cut 200 to 300 pounds of lard from the hefty 2015 Camaro.

Acura MDX Surpassing German SUVs in US Sales

By Ann M. Job | May 18
More Americans are choosing Acura's MDX mid-size, luxury sport utility vehicle this year than the competing crossover SUVs from BMW, Mercedes and Audi.

Lexus Flagship: A Car or a Haven?

May 11
It's misleading to call the 2015 Lexus LS 460 a car, or even a luxury sedan. The quiet interior, silky smooth ride and roomy, upscale environment of this flagship Lexus make it more of a haven from the stresses of the day than an automobile.

Navigator is Distinctive, Big Luxury Ride

May 8
For a distinctive, luxury sport utility ride on a large scale, buyers need only to look to the 2015 Lincoln Navigator.

Subaru Goes Rear-Wheel Drive with Sporty 2015 BRZ Coupe

May 4
Subaru's all-wheel drive passion aside, the automaker crafts a fun, rear-wheel drive, sport coupe. The 2015 Surbaru BRZ is surprisingly affordable, too, with a starting retail price of less than $26,500.

New Trax is an Affordable SUV

Apr 27
Budget-conscious buyers don't have to settle for a used sport utility vehicle or a small sedan any more. A nimble, five-seat SUV - the 2015 Chevrolet Trax - is a new, commendable alternative, with a low starting retail price of $20,995.

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