Daily Archives: March 18, 2016

2016 Lincoln MKX: Luxury SUV is full of surprises

2016 Lincoln MKX: Luxury SUV is full of surprises
The MKX has two engine options for 2016: a 3.7-liter V-6 Ti-VCT and a 2.7-liter V-6 EcoBoost engine. The 3.7-liter is the base engine in MKX and delivers 303 horsepower and 278 pound-feet of torque. The turbocharged EcoBoost engine has a $ 2K premium, …
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Top 10 cars of 2016: These are best in class, Consumer Reports says

Top 10 cars of 2016: These are best in class, Consumer Reports says
Best luxury SUV: Lexus RX. "Quiet and comfortable cabin, effortless power delivery, a smooth ride, and a tastefully done interior fit and finish. The hybrid version gets an impressive 29 mpg overall. Negative: "It's not a taut, high-performance machine …
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How low oil prices are slamming hybrids and electric cars

How low oil prices are slamming hybrids and electric cars
The cratering price of oil has not only put a stranglehold on oil companies. It's also hammering the sales of electric and hybrid cars. "Fuel efficiency isn't as important to consumers right now as it was when gas was a lot higher," said Akshay Anand …
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Car chronicles: the best new cars and concepts from Geneva Motor Show 2016

Car chronicles: the best new cars and concepts from Geneva Motor Show 2016
Toyota C-HR: The C-HR is the production version of the compact crossover fusing coup√© and SUV styling, now offered with an efficient hybrid drivetrain. It stays close to the original concept and is built on the same platform as the Prius benefiting …
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