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Honda readies more sporty, luxurious Civic

11:00 am U.S. ET | July 28, 2015
With the official debut of Honda's redesigned Civic just a few months away, the latest spy shots show the 10th-generation model will come with luxury features normally reserved for fancy German sedans, not practical Japanese family cars.

Hyundai compact truck based on Santa Cruz concept set for approval

3:15 pm U.S. ET | July 28, 2015
Positive public reaction on the auto show circuit has reportedly helped persuade Hyundai to build the Santa Cruz truck.

Honda's Accavitti leaves top post at Acura

5:45 pm U.S. ET | July 27, 2015
Mike Accavitti, vice president and general manager of Acura, has abruptly left the company and has been replaced by Jon Ikeda, American Honda Motor...

Infiniti uncovers its A3 fighter

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 27, 2015
The production version of Infiniti's Q30 compact hatch unveiled last week stays faithful to the striking, and somewhat polarizing, looks of the 2013...

Here come the Kia crossovers

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 27, 2015
Kia is gearing up for a run at the fast-growing subcompact crossover segment with a dedicated hybrid model, spy photos suggest.

Fiat working on Abarth variant of 124

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 27, 2015
Fiat plans a high-performance version of the upcoming Fiat 124, Alfredo Altavilla, COO of Fiat Chrysler's Europe, Africa and Middle East region, told...

Weak U.S., China sales dent Hyundai earnings

1:54 am U.S. ET | July 23, 2015
Hyundai's net profit slumped for the sixth quarter in a row as weak sales in key markets, including the U.S.

Kia readies hybrid subcompact crossover, Sportage redesign

11:00 am U.S. ET | July 21, 2015
Kia Motors is gearing up for a run at the subcompact crossover market, one of the fastest-growing product segments in the U.S., with a hybrid variant.

Ford revives high-end Limited F-150 for 2016

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 21, 2015
Ford is responding to surging demand for high-end pickups by introducing a Limited version of the F-150 that will start at about $60,000 and likely...

Chevy Silverado gets radical new face for 2016 model year

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 20, 2015
Chevrolet has given its freshened 2016 Silverado a new look, scrapping the dual stacked headlights that have been a fixture on Chevy's big truck...

New Mercedes C-class coupe to swap space for sportiness

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 20, 2015
Mercedes-Benz will trade practical benefits for more sporty exterior styling on the redesigned C-class coupe due in the U.S. next spring.

A car that dropped in from the future

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 20, 2015
In the 1940s, a designer-engineer named Norman Timbs already was experimenting with aluminum and other materials, and was doing it beautifully.

Cars add bling, value versions to fight crossovers

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 26, 2015
As rising sales of crossovers continue to pull buyers away from middle-of-the-road sedans, automakers are scrambling to make their high-volume,...

Defender's last stand gets an extension

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 20, 2015
The end of the road for Land Rover's long-running Defender won't come this fall after all.

Hachigo holding out for a Civic Type R

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 20, 2015
When Takahiro Hachigo returned to Japan in March after years overseas to be Honda's new CEO, he didn't rush out to buy a new car.

Hyundai gets back in action with Tucson

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 18, 2015
Hyundai's crossover drought is over.

GMC updates Sierra pickup's face for 2016

9:00 am U.S. ET | July 15, 2015
GMC is refreshing the Sierra pickup for the 2016 model year with a redesigned front end in a bid to keep the sales momentum going for one of GM's...

Toyota taps GoPro to defend truck turf against new GM pickups

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 15, 2015
It's lights, camera and action time in America's suddenly competitive small-pickup segment.

Lexus ES gets a fresh look for 2016

12:15 pm U.S. ET | July 14, 2015
Lexus has updated the ES line of sedans for the 2016 model year with a number of stylistic changes as well as new safety systems.

Chevy Silverado styling toughened up for 2016

9:00 am U.S. ET | July 13, 2015
Chevrolet is scrapping the long-running dual stacked headlights on the freshened 2016 Silverado and giving the hot-selling pickup a mean-machine look.

CEO Hachigo taking Honda back to basics

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 13, 2015
Honda's new CEO, aiming to reboot the ailing automaker, plans to rekindle development of more exciting cars, steer clear of numerical targets and...

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