Automotive Interiors

If the exterior gets them, the interior keeps them. So designers and engineers are paying more attention than ever on everything from the textures of the materials to the ergonomics of the switches. Spend some time in here.

Engineering the 2020 Cadillac XT6

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 04, 2019 at 11:09 AM

Cadillac adds a new model to its SUV lineup, one characterized by “noble elegance.”

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All About the 2020 Nissan Versa

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 04, 2019 at 8:55 AM

Small car with big ideas

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Honda Addresses Airbags

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 28, 2019 at 6:00 AM

Safety may not be as sexy as some aspects of automobility, but it is certainly the most essential

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2019 Nissan LEAF SV PLUS

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 27, 2019 at 6:00 AM

It is a nice midsize car that just happens to be electric. Which is a good thing.

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2020 BMW 745e xDrive iPerformance

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 26, 2019 at 6:30 AM

Yes, it is a plug-in. But does that really matter?

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McLaren MSO to the Max at Pebble

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 17, 2019 at 8:00 AM

The McLaren GT by MSO is an exquisite execution of color and materials.

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Exploring the 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 05, 2019 at 3:22 PM

When the all-new 2020 Ford Explorer was being developed, the decision was made to provide a hybrid version of the midsize utility. Given the demands of customers for what a vehicle like the Explorer is supposed to do, Ford engineers worked to develop a new hybrid system. Here’s a look.

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Hyundai Palisade Brings the Space

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 05, 2019 at 1:02 PM

The challenge is easy to state but the execution is hard to pull off: Create an all-new midsize sport utility that can more than hold its own against well-established competitors like the Ford Explorer, Honda Pilot and Toyota Highlander, and new ones like the Subaru Ascent and the Volkswagen Atlas. Introducing the Palisade.

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2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI S

By: Gary S. Vasilash - July 15, 2019 at 6:00 AM

A sporty(ish) sedan from VW, including an increasingly rare manual gearbox

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MINI John Cooper Works Hardtop Knights Edition

By: Gary S. Vasilash - July 05, 2019 at 6:00 AM

A special edition of what is arguably a special car because this is a vehicle for people who like to drive and it seems most people now just like to carry stuff in their vehicles and the driving is but a means to an end.

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The Telluride Arrives

By: Gary S. Vasilash - July 03, 2019 at 10:02 PM

Big, bold and boxy—Kia is building a midsize crossover in Georgia that combines style with technology.

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2019 Lexus GX 460 Luxury

By: Gary S. Vasilash - June 19, 2019 at 6:52 AM

“Is that the big one?” a colleague asked as we approached the 2019 GX 460 in a parking lot.

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