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2022 Honda Civic Touring Sedan Class: Compact Car Miles driven: 454 Fuel used: 15 gallons Real-world fuel economy: 30.3 mpg Driving mix: 65% city, 35% highway EPA-estimated fuel economy: 31/38/34 (mpg city, highway, combined) Fuel type: Regular gas Base price: $28,300 (not including $995 destination charge) Options on test vehicle: Morning Mist Metallic paint ($395) Price as tested: $29,690   Quick Hits The great: Generous passenger […]

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Author: The Daily Drive staff
Posted: September 21, 2021, 10:20 pm

  Toyota has officially unveiled a new generation of its full-size pickup truck. The redesigned 2022 Toyota Tundra gets an all-new high-strength steel frame, turbocharged and hybrid V6 powertrains, new technology features, and provocative styling. A V8 powertrain is no longer on offer; in place of the thirsty old 5.7-liter V8 are a pair of […]

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Author: Damon Bell
Posted: September 20, 2021, 10:36 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: September 17, 2021, 5:12 pm

From January through July of this year, General Motors’ Chevrolet division sold almost 22,000 Bolt EVs. That’s a solid performance, good enough to rank third among all EV models sold in the U.S. during the same period. But impressive as the Bolt’s sales may or may not be, know this: The Bolt isn’t even close to being […]

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

Author: Tom Appel
Posted: September 17, 2021, 4:00 am

2022 Volkswagen Taos SE Class: Subcompact Crossover SUV Miles driven: 311 Fuel used: 12.3 gallons Real-world fuel economy: 25.3 mpg Driving mix: 70% city, 30% highway EPA-estimated fuel economy: 25/32/28 (mpg city, highway, combined) Fuel type: Regular gas Base price: $28,695 (not including $1195 destination charge) Options on test vehicle: none Price as tested: $29,890   Quick Hits The great: Generous passenger and […]

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Author: The Daily Drive staff
Posted: September 16, 2021, 2:48 am

2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness Class: Midsize Car Miles driven: 215 Fuel used: 9.2 gallons Real-world fuel economy: 23.3 mpg Driving mix: 45% city, 55% highway EPA-estimated fuel economy: 22/26/24 (city, highway, combined) Fuel type: Regular gas Base price: $36,995 (not including $1125 destination charge) Options on test vehicle: Option Package 22 ($1845; includes STARLINK 11.6-inch multimedia navigation system, power sunroof, and reverse automatic braking) Price as […]

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Author: The Daily Drive staff
Posted: September 15, 2021, 3:29 am

It’s a shame that Tatra isn’t better known to American auto enthusiasts, because the Czechoslovakian automaker produced some of the most interesting cars and trucks of the industry’s first century. More Favorite Ads Known today for burly, off-road-capable commercial trucks, Tatra was in the passenger-car business until 1999. Though some of the company’s later car designs […]

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Author: Tom Appel
Posted: September 13, 2021, 9:46 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: September 10, 2021, 5:03 am

This past July, Toyota sold the 50-millionth Corolla. The well-known, workaday compact car has been in production for more than 55 years and remains one of Toyota’s best sellers. In America, the Corolla is currently offered as a four-door sedan or hatchback, and now the name enters the incredibly popular crossover SUV market with introduction […]

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Author: Don Sikora II
Posted: September 10, 2021, 12:15 am

The product-planning teams at major automakers typically develop detailed demographic profiles of the consumers they’re targeting with their new vehicles, sometimes going so far as to create a hypothetical ideal target customer. Infiniti has done just that with its redesigned-for-2022 QX60 three-row, 7-passenger crossover SUV. Her name is “Claire.” She’s smart and stylish. She’s a […]

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

Author: Don Sikora II
Posted: September 8, 2021, 8:51 pm