Prius battery thefts reportedly on rise in San Francisco

Folks who know how to remove Toyota Prius battery packs without getting electrocuted are making off with “quite a few” of them, according to Toyota dealers.

Mitsubishi iMiEV: Don’t count the Diamond Star out of the electric race

OK, so it ain’t no Tesla. And yes, the doors are tinny when you slam them. But the Mitsubishi iMiEV also doesn’t have a Tesla price point!


Want a Toyota Mirai? Here’s where to get one.

The Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell vehicle will be available on a very limited basis in California only. If you live there, here’s where you can get one:

No rules, just right: MPGs of the 2015 Subaru Outback Limited 3.6

After a week of testing, the fuel economy numbers are in for our 2015 Subaru Outback. Can the high-wagon achieve fuel economy to make SUV buyers jealous?

Infiniti Vision GT shown next to real-life counterpart

The Infiniti Vision Gran Turismo was among those crazy Vision Gran Turismo design exercises several automakers undertook. Only Infiniti built one for real.

My first impressions of the Volvo V60 Cross Country

Contrary to the image some stuck-in-the-past people may have at the name “Volvo,” the Volvo V60 Cross Country really is a sexy vehicle.


Ingenium diesel engine bows in Land Rover Discovery Sport

The Land Rover Discovery Sport can now be ordered with an Ingenium diesel engine Land Rover says brings more power, refinement, and efficiency to the model.


Temperature may be essential for long-term CVT ownership

The CVT was the only part of buying two Nissan cubes that gave me pause. They fail, often with little warning. How, then, can one extend CVT lifespan?

Mazda MX-5 Miata fuel economy jumps 25%

Well, that escalated quickly: Fuel economy ratings for the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata reportedly jumped 25% over its 2015 predecessor.


Best reserve your 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 C7.R now

This weekend, GM introduced the 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 C7.R. If you want one, speak up quickly: It’ll be limited to 500 copies, according to GM.

Shanghai: Cadillac CT6 to get PHEV version

At Shanghai Auto Show, GM’s range-topping division announced its coming range-topping car, the Cadillac CT6 will get a plug-in hybrid version.

It’s not techy, but dang, I want this Chevy truck

I stumbled across this old Chevy truck on the classifieds this weekend, and though there’s nothing techy about it, I’m drawn to it like a moth to flame.