2018 Toyota Prius c Featured Test Drive Reviews Toyota 

Fresh Look: 2018 Toyota Prius c Test Drive Review

Between the launch of all-new Toyota Prius (including Prius Prime) and the discontinuation of the larger Prius v, it might be easy to forget about that the remaining Prius hybrid family member, the 2018 Toyota Prius c. Like the ill-fated Prius v, the subcompact Prius c hasn’t received any major changes since it was first introduced in 2012, but it does have one thing going for it – it is the most-affordable hybrid currently offered in the U.S. For that reason alone, this baby Prius probably won’t get phased out…

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Nissan’s Around View Monitor is a game changer for parallel parking-challenged drivers

Nissan’s Around View Monitor isn’t new. Unveiled in 2007 and applied to the then-new 2008 Infiniti EX35 (now QX50), the system continues to trickle down to more affordable Nissan products. Case in point: the 2015 Nissan Versa Note, which is available with the technology for less than $20,000. Exclusive to the top-of-the-line 2015 Nissan Versa Note SL, Nissan’s Around View Monitor gives the driver a virtual 360-degree look at what surrounds the vehicle from a bird’s-eye perspective. Incorporating one camera on each side mirror, a camera within the front badge…

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2015 Chevrolet Trax Test Drive

Marketed as a “city-smart SUV,” the 2015 Chevrolet Trax pushes the envelope between urban grocery-getter and competent all-weather crossover vehicle. A more affordable take on the Buick Encore subcompact CUV, the 2015 Chevrolet Trax is offered in three trims: LS, LT and LTZ. Every 2015 Chevrolet Trax includes Chevrolet’s MyLink 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, OnStar with 4G LTE WiFi and a rearview camera, as well as a 60/40-split rear seat and a fold-flat front passenger seat. The 2015 Chevrolet Trax is available with either front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. A 1.4-liter…

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2015 Honda Fit Test Drive

The all-new 2015 Honda Fit comes in three trim levels — LX, EX and EX-L — and Honda left us with the highest end model to test for a week. All three 2015 Honda Fit trims come with a peppy 1.5-liter inline 4-cylinder engine, as well as Bluetooth. The top-of-the-line 2015 Honda Fit EX-L comes with a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, leather seats, heated front seats and heated mirrors. The EX-L can be further upgraded with a navigation system. A 6-speed manual transmission is standard for LX and…

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