Road Test: 2019 Lexus UX 250h

Moving Down Market and Up Volume With the new 2019 Lexus UX 250h, Lexus expands its crossover lineup down market. They are hoping to not only sell younger buyers their first Lexus, but their first luxury car. Let's Get Small Lexus introduced the industry’s first luxury crossover—the legendary RX—20 years ago, and as ... Read More...

Road Test: 2019 Kia Niro EV

A Competitive All-Electric Compact Crossover The Kia Niro now offers three levels of electrification. The hybrid version extends the gasoline engine’s range for more miles per gallon. The plug-in hybrid (PHEV) enables battery power for local driving, but lets you take long trips using the gas engine. The brand-new EV moves ... Read More...

Road Test: BMW i8 Roadster

An Electrified Open-Air Supercar “It’s a BMW Ferrari!” Nothing says it better than this comment from a passerby when I was (carefully) parking BMW’s magnificent i8 plug-in hybrid sports roadster. It really grabs attention, even though most people probably have no idea that it’s partially motivated by electrons. The i8 is one of ... Read More...