The Automotive Industry, Briefly

Month: October 2015

What is the Future Car for Nissan?

The Nissan IDS is one that appears to be the futuristic car that Nissan is developing to give us a car that not only offers a great battery pack but can also drive you wherever you need to go.  The goal at Nissan and at […]

What is the new McLaren 570S?

I hear the name McLaren and instantly I think of the P1 and the 650S which are both of the super and ultimate varieties from McLaren.  These models were made to win races, take over the track and leave all the other super cars behind […]

Mitsubishi Puts it Out(lander) There

2016 Red Mitsubishi Outlander

Every couple of years, automakers refresh their most popular models.  They add new features, enhance the exterior to keep up with the times, and upgrade the technology.  During this remodel, they also use feedback from the previous year to remove things that didn’t necessarily work on the previous model.  When this time comes, automotive designers are incredibly hush hush about what they’re going to change, and how the car will look.  Mitsubishi stirred up a great deal of chatter when they decided to refurbish the Outlander, as they had become somewhat unreliable when it came to massive changes to their models. (more…)

Sedans We Don’t Think of Often

BMW has led the charge for great driving sedans since the 1980s when they showed up with the M3.  Others have followed with their own performance variants, but we often don’t think of them because of the notoriety of the M3 and the AMG performance […]

Your Love for Your Old Car Can Go Electric

The movement toward electric drivetrains what not as popular many years ago as it is today.  With the first offering of the Prius and then several others that have come along only to improve the range, the power, the fuel consumption we now have a […]

The Most Reviewed Sedans for 2015

KIA Optima 2016

Sedans are the largest class of vehicle on the market and offer the most economical option in most cases for owners to enjoy.  Offering great fuel efficiency as well as excellent performance and capability, sedans are general the most affordable vehicles not only to purchase but also to operate.  With so many sedans on the market, and general the vehicle that is chosen as the daily commuter car or the one used for running errands.  Sedans are great for a small family to enjoy and are easy to drive wherever the road may take the owner and their passengers.  Here are the top ten most reviewed sedans for 2015.

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Safest Hatchbacks for 2015

Running the list from sixth to first, this half of the list all carries a higher safety rating than the first with all six having a five-star NTSA overall crash test rating.  These six hatchbacks offer not only the best in safety, but also have […]

Google Continues their Quest for an Autonomous Car

Driving without actually driving is closer to becoming a reality than ever before, which makes the possibility of riding in your car while typing, taking a nap, reading a book or just relaxing a real possibility in the near future.  That is not to say […]