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2019 Ford Ranger Starts at $25,395

Ford opened the order books for the revived Ranger today, which means you can now configure your own online. Pricing starts at $25,395 including destination but can top $45,000 on the top trim with every box ticked.<p>The base model is the rear-drive XL SuperCab with a six-foot bed, which comes …

Ford Ranger

Jeep Wrangler-Based Pickup Caught Testing on the Rubicon Trail

We've praised the JL Jeep Wrangler for its off-road capability and surprisingly good on-road performance, which is one reason why the idea of a midsize truck based on that same platform has us really excited. Now, there's even more to get excited about as a prototype for the JL Wrangler-based …


2019 Ford Ranger Price Starts Just over $25K

Fully loaded, this pickup can top $45,000.<p>The revived Ford Ranger won’t officially go on sale for several more months, but we now know how much it will cost. The mid-size pickup’s build-your-own tool is now live on Ford’s website, revealing that the starting price is $25,395 for a rear-wheel-drive …

Ford Ranger

2019 Ford Ranger Pictures | Photo Gallery

2019 Ford Ranger Photo Gallery

National Parks

New Look at John Wick 3 Revealed

Lionsgate has released a new look at the upcoming John Wick 3: Parabellum.<p>The image, via Twitter, features the returning Laurence Fishburne and Ian …

John Wick

2019 Acura RDX Earns Top Safety Pick Plus Rating From IIHS

The IIHS has named the 2019 Acura RDX a Top Safety Pick Plus after putting it through its full battery of testing. In order to get the Top Safety Pick Plus rating, a vehicle must fulfill the following requirements: earn Good ratings on roof strength, side impact, head restraints, moderate front …

Chinese Tesla rival NIO files for $1.8 billion IPO in the U.S.

(<i>Reuters</i>) — Chinese electric vehicle start-up NIO on Monday filed for a $1.8 billion initial public offering of its American depositary shares, the biggest U.S. listing by a Chinese automaker.<p>The company, backed by Chinese tech heavyweight Tencent, applied for a float of up to $1.8 billion, …


Toyota further details CarPlay plans, coming to 2019 Camry sedan and Sienna minivan

Toyota was one of the few auto manufacturers to seemingly holdout on adding CarPlay support to its vehicles until this year. Now, the brand is bringing Apple’s in-car platform to two more of its 2019 models.<p>Totoya announced just this year that the 2019 Avalon would be the first of its vehicles to …

Android Auto

2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata Pictures | Photo Gallery

2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata Photo Gallery

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The 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata Finally Has the Engine It Deserves

A more characterful four-cylinder makes one of our favorites even better.<p>We have cared a lot about the Mazda MX-5 Miata for nearly three decades. So, too, have the thousands of loyal Miata owners who race their cars, modify their cars, and take them to Miata Club meets. But do you know who cares …


2019 Chevrolet Suburban Premier Plus Pictures | Photo Gallery

2019 Chevrolet Suburban Premier Plus Photo Gallery


2019 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban Premier Plus Grab the 6.2-Liter V-8

New package is another way to get Chevy’s largest V-8 in its largest SUVs.<p>As other vehicles downsize, Chevrolet’s full-size utes seem to keep growing more large and in charge. For 2019, the burbling 6.2-liter V-8 that debuted on Chevy’s 2018 RST Performance Edition of the Tahoe and, later, the …


Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk vs. Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio vs. Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 Coupe vs. Range Rover Sport SVR vs. Porsche Macan Turbo

The craft came to a stop in a cloud of dust. A slender figure emerged from inside the swoopy, sleek sheetmetal—loose skin, bulbous head, humanoid but with a hint of something extra—and a swarm of scientists descended, needing feedback. Needing data. Needing to know: Have we finally broken …

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2019 Honda Civic Refreshed with New Styling, Sport Trim

The current-generation Honda Civic is about to receive its first refresh since debuting in late 2015. Along with an updated design, the sedan and coupe receive a new Sport trim and standard Honda Sensing on all trim levels.<p>At first glance, the refreshed Civic doesn't look much different from its …

Honda Civic

Upcoming Baby Bronco Will Be Based on the Ford Focus

We're certainly looking forward to driving the reborn Ford Bronco, but we have to admit there's another Ford SUV that has our attention as well. It's the Escape-sized SUV announced back in March that may or may not be built for actual off-roading. Details on this "baby Bronco" (teased in the above …

Detroit Auto Show

Owners of Recalled 2019 Subaru Ascent SUVs to Get Brand-New Vehicles

Subaru has recalled 293 of its 2019 Ascent SUVs because they may be missing key spot welds on the B-pillar, which holds the second-row door hinges, …

Traffic Safety

Ford's 'Baby Bronco' to use Fusion Active's FWD/AWD platform

Automaker is cutting platforms from nine to five, trying to save $25.5B<p>Ford's chief of product development and purchasing, Hau Thai-Tang, spoke to investor representatives recently at the 2018 J.P. Morgan Auto Conference in New York. Hau told the audience that Ford is working to "evolve" the One …

Automotive Industry

This Electrojet Electric Jet Ski Is Pure Futuristic Bliss

Hungarian company Narke introduced an all-electric jet ski, but it says it’s not a jet ski, but rather the Electrojet<p>It’s quiet, emission-free and …

Jet Skis

Tesla hires former Volvo designer responsible for XC40, report says

Volvo's styling has been given high praise ever since it moved to its latest iteration, and it appears a man who helped capture that magic might be giving some of it to Tesla in the future.<p>Tesla has reportedly hired Ian Kettle, a former Volvo designer responsible for the XC40 SUV, AutoExpress …


Tesla says 99% of the US population is now within 150 miles of a Supercharger

The electric vehicle charging problem is becoming less and less of an issue every day and Tesla is arguably leading the way with the Supercharger network.<p>The automaker now says that “99% of the US population is within 150 miles of a Supercharger.”<p>Tesla now has 10,836 Superchargers in operation at …


Toyota could do a hot hybrid version of the Corolla hatchback, but will it?

We here at Roadshow like the new Toyota Corolla hatchback. It's a great value for money and with a manual transmission it's not too bad on a curvy back road either, but Toyota may be ready to turn up the wick on the humble front-driver by adding hybrid power.<p>Toyota making a performance hybrid? …


Polaris Slingshot Grand Touring gets gullwing half doors

The Polaris Sling Shot is a very cool three-wheel vehicle that has been in production for several years. Polaris has unveiled a new version of that …


Ford Announces Baby Bronco Will Be Based On The Focus

The rugged SUV will share components with the next-generation Escape.<p>Ford’s shift to SUV and pickup-only model range in the United States will bring …


The Best and Worst Car Touchscreen Systems

For years luxury car makers have touted touchscreens as the crown jewel of their infotainment systems. But even today, they haven’t quite nailed it. …

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Apple Rehires Tesla's Senior VP of Engineering

Doug Field used to work for Apple as a product designer and then VP of Mac hardware engineering, then he spent five years at Tesla building the Model …


BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe to Be Launched in 2019 with 300 HP Top Model

It’s not a secret anymore that the BMW 2 Series range will get even more complicated after this iteration runs its production span. As we previously …


2018 Mazda CX-5 Diesel EPA-Rated up to 28/31 MPG

Despite promising a diesel variant of the CX-5 crossover for the U.S. market way back in late 2016, Mazda hasn't had much to say about the oil-burning engine option in the time since. Though we don't know when it goes on sale, we at least know how efficient the diesel version will be, as the EPA …

Fuel Efficiency

Tesla Semi prototype spotted at truck inspection – it was ‘cleared’

A Tesla Semi prototype was spotted at truck inspection center off interstate 80 – seemingly on a cargo run between Fremont Factory and Tesla Gigafactory 1.<p>The electric truck prototype was reportedly ‘cleared’, according to the California Highway Patrol.<p>We have been tracking the Tesla Semi test …


Don’t overpay for these 5 simple car fixes

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Car owners often overpay, sometimes by hundreds of dollars, to solve problems they could …

Remote Controls

Tesla clarifies federal tax credit phase-out situation, $7,500 by end of the year, completely gone by end of next year

Tesla clarifies the situation over access to the federal tax credit for its buyers in the US after hitting the threshold for the phase-out last month.<p>Last month, we reported that Tesla confirmed hitting federal tax credit threshold of 200,000 vehicles delivered in the US.<p>It results in buyers having …