Archive for Car Reviews

A Perennial Favorite: Dodge Challenger Wins Second Consecutive Cars.com “Shopper’s Choice Award”

- 2013 Dodge Challenger named “Shopper’s Choice,” representing their favorite car of the year – Online shoppers activity for Challenger, combined with it grabbing the most votes from Cars.com Facebook fans in the final round earned it the title Auburn Hills, Mich. – Representing the voice of millions of shoppers who visit Cars.com, the Dodge […]

Jeep® Vehicles Earn Four More Awards

- 2012 Jeep® Wrangler wins “Total Cost of Ownership” award from Kelley Blue Book and “Best Resale” award from Kiplinger’s Personal Finance – 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee captures MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice award (shared with Dodge Durango), as well recognition from Kiplinger’s Personal Finance – Grand Cherokee sales up 40 percent in January; 51 percent in […]

Video: Porsche 911 GT3 RS

Powering the 911 GT3 models is a liquid-cooled six-cylinder Boxer engine with four-valve technology and enhanced VarioCam variable valve timing. The vehicle’s high-performance concept produces an impressive maximum engine speed of 8,500 rpm. In the 911 GT3, the engine generates 435 hp from a total displacement of 3,797 cubic inches, corresponding to an output of […]

Video: Design Statement – Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe

The Porsche 911 remains the iconic symbol of a sports car. The 911 is available as either a coupe or a cabriolet, in either a rear-wheel drive (Carrera) or an all-wheel drive (Carrera 4) configuration, as well as a Turbo all-wheel drive model. The 911 Carrera and Carrera 4 are powered by a 345-hp direct-injection […]

Video: 2012 Nissan GT-R: The Promise Fulfilled

It is a supercar. Handcrafted 485 530-hp twin-turbo V6 engine with dual clutch 6-speed transmission, ATTESA E-TS® All-Wheel Drive with patented independent rear-mounted transaxle, 4-wheel independent suspension with Bilstein® DampTronic® system, Nissan/Brembo® 15.4″ front rotors and 15.0″ rear rotors with diamond-pattern internal ventilation and 6-piston front/4-piston rear monoblock calipers, 20″ Super-lightweight forged-alloy RAYS® wheels with […]

Video: Second Generation of Bentley’s Iconic Continental GTC Convertible Debuts at Frankfurt Motor Show

- Bold, contemporary, sculpted design employing advanced production technology. – Sensuous, luxurious, hand-crafted cabin with class-leading infotainment. – Coupe-like refinement with unrivalled comfort and practicality. – More powerful 6.0-litre W12 engine with FlexFuel capability, delivering exhilarating performance. – Uprated chassis for a more dynamic and engaging open-top driving experience. Taking cues from its GT coupe […]

Porsche’s Crowd-Puller: The New Porsche 911 Carrera

Porsche at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show with four world premieres Stuttgart – With the new 911 Carrera, the next completely redeveloped generation of the sports car classic by Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, celebrates its world premiere at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. The sports car icon is stepping into […]

Video: Cadillac Ciel Reveal

Ciel’s exterior flows seamlessly into the cabin, with the body color rolling over on top of the interior door panels. Like the exterior, the passenger space is accented with sweeping nickel-plated trim. It divides the body-color upper sections from a complementing beige lower color. Italian Olive wood, machined aluminum and hand-tipped leather are elements that […]

The New Bentley Continental GTC

- Bold, contemporary, sculpted design employing advanced production technology. – Sensuous, luxurious, hand-crafted cabin with class-leading infotainment. – Coupe-like refinement with unrivalled comfort and practicality. – More powerful 6.0-litre W12 engine with FlexFuel capability, delivering exhilarating performance. – Uprated chassis for a more dynamic and engaging open-top driving experience. Crewe, England – The second generation […]

The New Porsche 911 Carrera: Tradition Meets Modernity

World premiere at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show Stuttgart – At 48, the Porsche 911 Carrera is younger than ever: The completely redesigned generation of the sports car icon is stepping into the limelight with its flat, stretched silhouette, exciting contours and precisely designed details, yet from the very first glance it remains unmistakably […]