Jonathon Paes

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2013 Mazda CX-5 Touring AWD

Only one major complaint, and Mazda's already fixed it.<p><b>Months in Fleet:</b> 15 months<b><br>Current Mileage:</b> 40,258 miles<b><br>Average Fuel Economy:</b> 28 mpg<b><br>Average Range:</b> 428 miles<b><br>Service:</b> $549<b><br>Normal Wear:</b> $0<b><br>Repair:</b> $0<b><br>Damage and Destruction:</b> $767<p>TESTED<p>Our long-term 2013 CX-5 arrived at our Ann Arbor HQ in the spring …

2014 Volkswagen GTD First Drive: GTI + TDI = A Lot to Like

It’s hard to determine which Volkswagen products enjoy fiercer loyalty—performance models like the GTI and Jetta GLI or the efficient TDI diesels. The performance and economy subsets are diametrically opposed, but equally well executed by the German car brand. The GTI is a regular on our 10Best …

2014 Mercedes-Benz E350 4Matic Wagon First Drive

The Wagon for People of a Certain Station<p>Mercedes-Benz sold just 1726 E-Class wagons last year, meaning you were more likely to spot a new two-door Maserati than you were a two-box E-Class. Nevertheless, in terms of its market segment, Mercedes still commands a comfortable 100 percent share. Yes, …

2013 Fiat 500E EV

A reluctant EV turns out to be a prime example of the species.<p>TESTED<p>As a middle finger to the California Air Resources Board and its Zero Emission Vehicle mandate, Sergio Marchionne might prefer that his company never sell a single Fiat 500E. Never one to bite his tongue, Chrysler Group/Fiat CEO …

2014 Lexus IS first drive | Consumer Reports

2014 Mazda3 First Look

Game On! Mazda's Frisky Best-Seller Lures Young Buyers with Xbox Launch Party<p>We can’t tell you what the new 2014 Mazda3 is like to drive yet, but maybe it doesn’t matter. The seven-page press release didn’t mention the powertrain until the bottom of page four, following a thorough explanation of …

2014 Fiat 500L First Drive

Will L Stand for Love?<p>We’ve been under the impression that the L in the 2014 Fiat 500L stands for Large. But before attending the press drive in Baltimore, Maryland (where U.S.-spec 500Ls will be delivered after they’re built in Kragujevac, Serbia), we didn’t know that L actually stands for several …

2015 Volkswagen GTI vs. 2013 Ford Focus ST | Comparison Test

At roadside cafeterias in France, next to the napkins, cutlery, and plastic trays, are baskets of free dinner rolls. Hungry? Take as much as you want; bread is as free as air. We have to assume that this is a legacy of the French Revolution. No need to steal, Jean Valjean. The struggle is over. …

2013 BMW X3 xDrive28i review: Too hot? Too cold? Or is this BMW just right? - Roadshow

<b>The Good</b> The <b>2013 BMW X3 xDrive28i</b>'s turbocharged engine offers a good performance while Eco Pro settings help maximize efficiency. The 2013 X3's handling is more carlike and manageable, particularly with the optional performance upgrades.<p><b>The Bad</b> BMW's apps system is iPhone-only for this generation. …