2018 Jeep Wrangler: First Official Photos, Details

2018 Jeep Wrangler JL Manufacturer image Off-road enthusiasts, this is it: the first photos of the 2018 Jeep Wrangler. Jeep released official images of the redesigned “JL” generation of the venerated SUV — not to be confused with the prior-generation Wrangler “JK,” which Jeep will also sell for the 2018 […]

Subaru Viziv Performance Concept: Rex Is Back in Effect

Four and a half years after unwrapping the slinky WRX concept at the 2013 New York auto show, Subaru has pulled the sheet from another low-slung concept: the Viziv Performance. Unveiled at the 2017 Tokyo auto show, the Viziv Performance concept reportedly signals the company’s plans for the next generation […]

Mitsubishi e-Evolution Concept Eclipses Another Great Name

First Mitsubishi came for the storied Eclipse nameplate, previously applied only to sports coupes, and slapped it onto a crossover. Now it has repurposed its iconic Evolution moniker and applied it to this e-Evolution crossover concept, appearing on the Mitsubishi stand at the 2017 Tokyo auto show. It’s not as we couldn’t […]

Honda Sports EV Concept: Retro-Electric Futurism

Visually reaching back to Honda’s roots, powering its electric future. Honda’s recent production cars are among the more adventurously styled in their respective classes—we’re looking at you, Civic—so it is curious that the automaker is going retro for its advanced concept cars. Case in point: the oh-so-adorable Urban EV concept from this […]

Scoop! 600-HP Lexus LC F Coming This Fall

Currently, the 471-hp Lexus LC500 is the brand’s high-performance flagship. But we’ve learned that Lexus is planning more. Set to make its debut at the Tokyo auto show in October is an ultra-high-performance LC F that will feature a new twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 punching out a potent 600 horsepower. According to our […]

Lexus LS+ Concept Is a Flagship Focused on Automated Driving

There are three things auto manufacturers are pretty much required to develop now to stay relevant: electric vehicles, crossovers, and autonomous-driving technology. As to that last one, the industry has decided it’s no longer a question of if driverless cars are coming; it’s a matter of when. Dozens of recent concept cars from all parts […]

Fuel Economy 2017 Cadillac XT5

Fuel Economy Rating:  The XT5’s EPA fuel-economy estimates parallel those of other V-6–powered rivals. All-wheel drive costs 1 mpg in the city and the highway, a small concession for snowy-weather confidence. In our real-world testing, the XT5’s performance was worse than expected. Fuel Economy Ratings Compared We’ve devised our own […]