Category: Automobile

Automobile

Ford Mustang GT Manual

The arrival of the 2016 GT350 made the Mustang GT the middle child of the family overnight. We praised, doted on, and rewarded the GT350, giving it two 10Best Cars awards. But we will admit that its exotic-sounding 8250-rpm 5.2-liter V-8 made us a little neglectful of the…

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Buick LaCrosse eAssist Hybrid

Electrification is perhaps the automotive buzzword today, but General Motors has been offering various hybrids for more than a decade. The Buick division launched its first such vehicle back in 2012: the LaCrosse eAssist, a hybrid version of its large sedan that continued through the 2016 model…

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Porsche 911 Carrera T

This is a place of legends, where the best drivers ever have done their best work and where the ultimate driving gauntlet is thrown down every January. It’s the most infamous, daunting, and exposed stage on the Rallye Monte-Carlo, and it’s called Col de Turini….

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Buick Regal Sportback

Flashback to 2009: Despite offering just two sleepy sedans and one three-row crossover, Buick survived General Motors’ bankruptcy-related restructuring wherein the company euthanized nearly half of its brand portfolio. Buick was then charged with expanding into new segments to fill the chasm between Chevrolet and…

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Honda Accord Sport 1.5T Manual

Like the northern white rhinoceros, the stick-shift family sedan is on the verge of extinction. The once widely available transmission choice has been disappearing from the mid-size-sedan landscape to the point that we half expected Honda to drop the gearbox from the redesigned 2018 Accord. Save…