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How Fast is the 2013 Range Rover Supercharged?

With a 0-60 mph time of just 4.6 seconds, the 2013 Range Rover Supercharged is the fastest car with a low-range differential that we’ve ever tested. The luxury SUV also finished the quarter-mile in 13.1 sec at 108.3 mph. Those numbers put the big Rangie solidly in sports car territory. ...
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2014 Subaru Forester, 2013 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Get Top Safety Pick+ Rating

The 2014 Subaru Forester and 2013 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport are the only compact SUVs of thirteen tested recently by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety to earn a Top Safety Pick+ rating. In this round of testing, the agency crashed a number of crossovers: the 2013 Buick Encore, the 2013 BMW ...
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Your Say: Top 10 College Cars Under $10,000

A few weeks ago a forum member asked for suggestions on the coolest college cars under $17,000, new or used. It’s a relatively large budget for a student, which opened the car door to many choices. Some commenters, however, felt it was too much cash for a college student to ...
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March Sports Car Sales: Camaro Wins With Mustang Close Behind

We thought we’d try something new with our sales coverage this month; in addition to regaling you with tales of how the Hyundai Elantra almost outsold the Honda Civic or how the Nissan Altima outsold the Toyota Camry, we’re breaking down the sales of sports and sporty cars under $100,000. ...
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2014 Subaru Forester is a Top Safety Pick+

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has released its crash-test findings for thirteen compact crossovers and SUVs, and just two – the 2014 Subaru Forester and the 2013 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport – have earned the agency’s Top Safety Pick+ rating. In this round of testing, the agency crashed a whole slew ...
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April 2013 Sports Car Sales: Challenger Rises Again

They battle at the track and in showrooms too: Sports car sales are just as important to automakers as their performance is to enthusiasts. With that in mind, we decided to take a look at April sports car sales of vehicles that start at around $100,000 or less. Not surprisingly, ...
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Top 10 Stylish Family-Friendly Vehicles for Mother’s Day

For most enthusiasts, horsepower is usually a top priority when shopping for a new car. While there’s nothing wrong with basing a car-purchasing decision on power, some moms may focus on something slightly different. Whether they’re shuttling around the kids, running errands, or commuting to work, many moms want a ...
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April Sports Car Sales: Challenger is Only Muscle Car With Sales Increase

Automakers may profit the most from selling compact sedans and crossovers, but sports cars are what get people into showrooms and into the Camcords. So how did your favorite sports and sporty cars with starting prices around or under $100,000 sell in April? Not so hot, with sales for the ...
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Subaru’s SHARC Wins Highway Patrol Vehicle 2025 Competition at L.A. Auto Show

With the automotive landscape constantly changing, law enforcement vehicles must also evolve. For this year’s L.A. Auto Show Design Challenge, designers were tasked with envisioning the Highway Patrol’s bad guy-foiling vehicle for the year 2025. Subaru Global Design’s SHARC (Subaru Highway Automated Response Concept) has been crowned the winner of ...
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Video Find: 2013 Ford Focus ST vs. Mazdaspeed3, Impreza WRX, and M3?

The long-anticipated 2013 Ford Focus ST is sure to leave its mark on the hot hatch segment. Ford is starting to release a series of videos dubbed “ST Sessions,” comparing the new Focus ST to its rivals. In the first video, the 2013 Focus ST engages in a bit of canyon-carving ...
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