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2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid

Accord's Latest is Most Fuel Efficient

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Friday Jul 25, 2014
The 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid sedan doesn't amaze and daze with its mainstream looks, nice cloth seats and pleasant ride. Its "wow" factor is, simply, how few times a driver may need to stop at a gasoline station in a year.

2014 Land Rover LR4

LR4 is Updated for Fuel Efficiency

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Jul 23
Land Rover's capable and rugged LR4 mid-size sport utility vehicle is more fuel efficient for 2014 and has refreshed exterior front styling and new standard features such as rearview camera.

2014 Land Rover LR4

LR4 is Updated for Fuel Efficiency

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Jul 18
Land Rover's capable and rugged LR4 mid-size sport utility vehicle is more fuel efficient for 2014 and has refreshed exterior front styling and new standard features such as rearview camera.

2014 Ford Fiesta sedan

Ford Wrings Mileage Out of Three-Cylinder Fiesta

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Jul 14
Added as an optional selection for Fiesta buyers during the model year, a new, three-cylinder, gasoline engine with turbocharger is so fuel thrifty, it makes the Fiesta the top gasoline-powered 2014 sedan in fuel mileage in the United States.

2015 Audi A3

The Connected Car? Audi Has It in the 2015 A3

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Jul 4
After just a few months on the U.S. market, Audi’s new, entry luxury 2015 A3 sedan is on track to make the German brand fashionable with a new group of customers - young millenials.

Lamborghini: 50 Years of Exotic Supercars

After half a century in the luxury, supercar business, Lamborghini is still making the kind of cars that dreams are made of -- a precious handful a day. Scott Pelley reports.

2014 Mazda CX-9

Mazda’s Biggest SUV, CX-9, is a Nimble Handler

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Jul 1
Mazda, the car company that gave the world the nimble, two-seat Miata roadster, makes a commendable seven-seat crossover sport utility vehicle, too. And like the Miata, the 2014 Mazda CX-9 is a nimble handler that drives as if it’s smaller than it is.

2015 Lexus RX 350

2015 Lexus RX :: Luxury SUV Doesn’t Miss a Beat

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Jun 20
Buyers of luxury sport utility vehicles keep choosing one SUV - the Lexus RX - in greater numbers than any other. It’s easy to see why.

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA250

Mercedes Has Fun-to-Drive New Entry Model

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Jun 16
Mercedes-Benz’s new entry-level car, the CLA, is a fun-to-drive, turbocharged, front-drive, compact sedan that looks more expensive than its $30,825 starting retail price.

Maserati Ghibli S Q4

Maserati’s Stylish Ride Starts Around $68,000

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Jun 9
American roads are taking on a more Italian look these days. First, Fiat SpA of Italy returned to the United States with its tiny Fiat 500 cars after buying into America’s Chrysler Corp. in 2009.

2014 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid

Top Luxury Sedan in Mileage is a Lincoln

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | May 30
Despite the common perception that Toyota and its luxury brand, Lexus, are best in fuel economy, it is the gasoline-electric hybrid version of Lincoln’s 2014 MKZ that ranks as the top luxury car in fuel mileage.