This week's news sees more commitments to electrification, more SUVs and trucks, and the first teaser for a rally-bred icon. Honda has officially revealed the name of its first battery-electric vehicle: the Prologue. Scheduled to debut in 2024, the Honda Prologue will be the first in a lineup of EVs and is part of a greater plan to electrify the entire Honda U.S. model … [Read more...] about Weekly News in Review: June 27 to July 3
This week's news cycle has a lot coming out of Korea and Germany thanks to one automaker dropping a full lineup overview. In addition to a refreshed Kona, a high-performance Kona N, an all-new Tucson, the Santa Cruz, and Ioniq 5, here's what's new for the 2022 Hyundai Lineup: Carryover models include the Elantra, Sonata, Veloster N, Santa Fe, and Santa Fe Hybrid, Accent, … [Read more...] about Weekly News in Review: July 11 to July 17
This week's news sees more commitments to electrification, more SUVs and trucks, and the first teaser for the next generation of a rally-bred icon. Honda has officially revealed the name of its first battery-electric vehicle: the Prologue. Scheduled to debut in 2024, the Honda Prologue will be the first in a lineup of EVs and is part of a greater plan to electrify the entire … [Read more...] about Weekly News in Review: June 27 to July 3
With so many strong entries in the full-size truck segment, it's hard to pick out which one is best. However, the 2021 Ram 1500 stands out because of its ability to blend the capabilities you expect out of a truck with the civility of the average unibody crossover. You get the tough looks but depending on the trim you choose, you also get a different character out of the truck. … [Read more...] about 2021 Ram 1500 Review: It’s on Alex’s Shopping List?!
This week's news saw a lot of updates to popular models but most importantly we got more commitments to electrification from several OEMs. Leading the charge is Lincoln announcing that it will electrify its entire lineup by 2030. To coincide with its 100th anniversary, it will debut its first dedicated battery-electric model. In total, Lincoln is releasing four EVs on a … [Read more...] about Week in Review: Top News from June 13 to June 19
The highlights in this week's news cycle are all about crossovers, crossovers, and more crossovers thanks to several updated or new generation models. We've also got some forbidden fruit, a new compact truck, and finally, some news regarding a legendary sports car from Japan. Kicking things off during this week's news cycle is the 2023 Kia Sportage. The new generation … [Read more...] about Week in Review: The Top News from June 6 to June 12
The 2022 Ford Maverick may just be the perfect truck for the majority of the population. Built on the same platform as the Escape and Bronco Sport, the Maverick is a unibody pickup just like its chief competitor, the Hyundai Santa Cruz, and the larger Honda Ridgeline. Take a closer look at the truck and you’ll immediately notice that Ford didn’t even attempt to make the bed … [Read more...] about 2022 Ford Maverick: The Truck for the Majority of the Population
This week's news was filled with lots of product reveals out of Toyota, BMW and Kia. Plus we finally get a second addition to the reborn compact pickup truck segment. Toyota unveiled a slew of new special edition models and updated 2022 vehicles. They include the new TRD Sport trim for the 2022 4Runner, a Trail Edition 4x4 for the Tacoma, and the A91-CF Edition for the Supra. … [Read more...] about Week in Review: May 30 to June 5
This week, Toyota announced a slew of new model introductions. This included a wide variety of updates for two popular body-on-frame models and the Supra. These variants follow the new Highlander Hybrid Bronze Edition, the Prius Nightshade Edition, and the Sienna Wilderness Edition. The first of four models the 2022 Toyota 4Runner TRD Sport, a street-oriented version of the … [Read more...] about Special Editions Galore! Toyota Announces New Lineup Additions for 4Runner, Tacoma and Supra
The refreshed 2021 Honda Ridgeline may just the perfect truck for the pragmatic consumer. Instead of focusing on bragging rights, Honda emphasized usability thanks to the myriad of storage spaces, the in-bed trunk, and an audio system integrated into the bed. Unlike rivals from General Motors, Toyota, and Ford, the Ridgeline is a unibody pickup truck. It's a close relative to … [Read more...] about 2021 Honda Ridgeline: The Pragmatic Truck?