Three’s Company: We drive the 2015 Mazda3

Its infotainment is a bit bizarre, and it has a manual transmission — and man, is this Mazda3 a good-looking car for the money.


One step closer to airless tires, Michelin opens Tweel factory

Say goodbye to flats: Michelin announced the opening of its newest plant in North America, which will produce the Michelin X Tweel Airless Radial Tire.


Self-cleaning Nissan LEAF punks passersby

That Nissan LEAF with hydrophobic, “self-cleaning” paint we told you about some time ago would make for a good episode of “Punk’d.”

Infiniti wows LA Auto Show with SYNAPTIQ Concept

Infiniti’s concept “SYNAPTIQ” human machine interface is the future vision of how people will be connecting with their vehicles in the year 2029.

Chris Forsberg named official test driver for Clarion Builds program

Two-time Formula Drift Champion Chris Forsberg has been named official test driver for the Clarion Builds program.


Yarr she blows: We get a taste of the Toyota Yaris SE

Testing the 2015 Toyota Yaris back-to-back with one of its prime competitors, the sales-leading Nissan Versa Note, has been an interesting experience.

Note, Senior: Boring doesn’t matter for Nissan Versa Note SR

There are good reasons Nissan Versa Notes sell so well — reasons that have nothing to do with autojournalists who wish every car handled like a go-kart.

2015 Kia Sedona: One last swing for traditional minivans

As the 2015 Kia Sedona begins trickling into the marketplace, we wonder if it could represent one last big swing for the fences in the U.S. minivan segment.

Note, Senior: What, exactly, is different about Nissan Versa Note SR?

Other than subtly different exterior trim for a slightly sportier look, what sets the Nissan Versa Note SR apart from other Notes?

To be blunt, not much.


Va-Va-Volvo: Volvo S60 T6 puts me under its powerful spell

The 2015.5 Volvo S60 T6 Drive-E engine had both a supercharger and a turbocharger, and the combo proved both powerful and fuel-efficient — and charming.

Fiat 500X launches, Mopar offers 100+ accessories immediately

The 2016 Fiat 500X was unveiled this week during LA Auto Show, and Mopar announced more than 100 parts and accessories for the new model immediately.

Cadillac captain’s chairs claim commuter-coddling chirapsia

Cadillac captain’s chairs have massage functions that may rival your favorite spa. Just don’t expect them to give you anything beyond a massage, understand?