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Reverse Halo: 2019 Hyundai Veloster Turbo Test Drive

When most automakers make a statement vehicle, it’s usually an expensive, high-performance vehicle — something along the lines of, say, a Chevrolet Corvette or an Acura NSX. Such halo vehicles are great examples of brand expression, but they’re often priced out of the reach of average buyers. Looking to put its most expressive vehicle in the hands of any driver, Hyundai has taken a “reverse halo” approach with the Veloster since 2011, and the quirky three-door hatchback ushered in its second generation for the 2019 model year (after skipping 2018)….

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2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Featured Hyundai Test Drive Reviews 

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Test Drive Review

As the line between small crossovers and hatchbacks continues to blur more each year, the market for traditional hatchbacks has picked up in the U.S. It isn’t hard to see why as the only major differences between the two segments usually consists of a few millimeters of ride height and slight visual cues (like grey exterior trim on crossovers). The completely redesigned 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT is lower, wider and longer than its predecessor, and unlike its rivals, the hatchback shares nothing with its Alabama-made sedan counterpart. That’s because this…

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Chevrolet Traverse Chevrolet Featured Test Drive Reviews 

2018 Chevrolet Traverse Test Drive Review

The market for three-row crossovers has exploded over the last decade, and the mid-sized segment is definitely the hottest. One of the newest offerings in this class is the 2018 Chevrolet Traverse, which goes head-to-head with rivals like the Toyota Highlander, Ford Explorer and Dodge Durango. With this class focusing on being as family friendly as possible, I recently headed out on a road trip with my 5-year-old daughter to see how the second-generation Traverse stacks up. 2018 Chevrolet Traverse Exterior As mid-size crossovers have increased in popularity, many automakers…

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2018 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Featured Test Drive Reviews Toyota 

2018 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Test Drive Review

The all-new 2019 Toyota Avalon goes on sale later this year, but before that happens, we get one last crack at the current model in hybrid form. Since it was introduced in 1994, the Avalon has stood as a buffer between the Toyota Camry and Lexus ES with more size and content than the Toyota but a little less price and luxury than the Lexus. As unique as the Avalon is positioned in the Toyota family, it is also hard to nail down any apples-to-apples competition for the 2018 Toyota…

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2018 Nissan Titan XD Featured Nissan Test Drive Reviews 

2018 Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X Test Drive Review

Since the second-generation Nissan Titan debuted for the 2016 model year, we’ve driven five different examples of Nissan’s full-size pickup truck from the well-equipped Titan SL to the luxurious Titan XD Platinum Reserve. This 2018 Nissan Titan XD PRO-4X Crew Cab Diesel makes it an even half dozen. Keep reading to find out how the Titan XD is doing in its third model year on the market. 2018 Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X Exterior Love it or hate it, the 2018 Nissan Titan XD is already menacing-looking beast from a design…

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