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Last night, Toyota unveiled an all-new version of the largest SUV in its model lineup. The 2023 Toyota Sequoia has been redesigned from the ground up, inaugurating the model’s third generation and introducing a standard gas/electric hybrid powertrain, a new luxury trim level, and lots of new features. 2023 Toyota Sequoia The Sequoia is a […]

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Author: Damon Bell
Posted: January 26, 2022, 5:30 pm

This is an installment in a series of posts looking back on show cars that we feel deserved a little more attention than they got. If you have a suggestion for a Forgotten Concept topic, please shoot us a line or leave a comment below. Forgotten Concept: Dodge Tomahawk First Shown: 2003 Detroit Auto Show […]

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Author: Tom Appel
Posted: January 26, 2022, 12:14 am

2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4xe Class: Compact Crossover/SUV Miles driven: 218 Fuel used: 6.7 gallons Real-world fuel economy: 32.5 mpg Driving mix: 55% city, 45% highway EPA-estimated fuel economy: 49 MPGe/20 mpg (city/highway combined) Fuel type: Regular gas Base price: $55,225 (not including $1595 destination charge) Options on test car: Hydro Blue Pearl-Coat paint ($295); leather-trimmed bucket seats ($1725); Trailer-Tow and Heavy-Duty Electrical Group ($845); Safety Group ($995); Advanced Safety Group ($795); Steel […]

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Author: The Daily Drive staff
Posted: January 24, 2022, 11:26 pm

Today, Cadillac officially unveiled a high-performance version of its Escalade full-size SUV. Cadillac is in the midst of becoming a pure-EV brand—company executives have announced that Cadillac will not be selling any internal-combustion-engine (ICE) vehicles by the year 2030. Before then, however, the GM luxury division is giving gasoline engines one heck of a send-off […]

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Author: Damon Bell
Posted: January 21, 2022, 9:18 pm

Whether you drive a car, need a car, or just occasionally bum a ride with friends, you’ve come to the right place. Join the editors of Consumer Guide Automotive as they break down everything that’s going on in the auto world. New-car reviews, shopping tips, driving green, electric cars, classic cars, and plenty of great […]

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Author: The Daily Drive staff
Posted: January 21, 2022, 6:02 pm

2021 Lexus GX 460 Luxury Class: Premium Midsize SUV Miles driven: 386 Fuel used: 23.9 gallons Real-world fuel economy: 16.1 mpg Driving mix: 65% city, 35% highway EPA-estimated fuel economy: 15/19/16 (mpg city/highway/combined) Fuel type: Premium gas Base price: $64,365 (not including $1025 destination charge) Options on test vehicle: Mark Levinson 17-speaker surround-sound system with Automatic Sound Levelizer (ASL) and single-disc CD/DVD player ($1145), Panoramic View and […]

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Author: The Daily Drive staff
Posted: January 21, 2022, 4:03 am

When you’re an automaker whose advertising people have spent years brilliantly crafting a message of safety and reliability, you’re going to need to do something special when you add performance to the mix. And so it was when Volvo wanted to get the word out about its turbocharged models—especially the wagons. More Favorite Ads Introduced […]

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Author: Tom Appel
Posted: January 19, 2022, 5:50 pm

2021 Ford Bronco Black Diamond Class: Compact Crossover/SUV Miles driven: 175 Fuel used: 10.1 gallons Real-world fuel economy: 17.3 mpg Driving mix: 50% city, 50% highway EPA-estimated fuel economy: 17/19/18 (mpg city/highway/combined) Fuel type: Regular gas Base price: $39,340 (not including $1495 destination charge) Options on test vehicle: Hard top molded in Carbonized Gray color ($695), cargo area protector ($120), towing capability package ($595), keyless entry […]

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Author: The Daily Drive staff
Posted: January 19, 2022, 4:27 am

Fun fact: 90 percent of Canada’s population lives with 100 miles of the U.S. border. That said, it’s an awfully long border—about 5500 miles long, actually. Looked at another way, Canada’s population density is only about 10 percent that of America’s, meaning there’s a lot of Canadian land with very few people living on it. […]

The Daily Drive | Consumer Guide® - News, Opinion, Photos, and Videos on the Latest Cars and Trucks

Author: Tom Appel
Posted: January 18, 2022, 12:01 am

Whether you drive a car, need a car, or just occasionally bum a ride with friends, you’ve come to the right place. Join the editors of Consumer Guide Automotive as they break down everything that’s going on in the auto world. New-car reviews, shopping tips, driving green, electric cars, classic cars, and plenty of great […]

The Daily Drive | Consumer Guide® - News, Opinion, Photos, and Videos on the Latest Cars and Trucks

Author: The Daily Drive staff
Posted: January 14, 2022, 5:54 pm