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 ข้อมูลอุตสาหกรรม     |      2022-11-22 06:27

The 2022 Los Angeles auto show kicked off this week, with automakers showing off stunning new concepts and limited-run special edition supercars, but we covered the cars that will make it into driveways and roadways in numbers. Kia refreshed the Seltos small crossover, Subaru introduced a new...Read More

The 2023 Lexus LX 600 full-size SUV gets a modest price increase following its 2022 redesign, and adds a standard heated steering wheel and covers for the rear-seat entertainment system, Lexus announced last week. The flagship SUV with three rows of seats and the capacity to haul seven people costs...Read More

The 2023 Nissan Versa is the most affordable new car on the market, based on pricing announced by Nissan this week. The 2023 Versa S small car costs $16,825, including a $1,095 destination fee. With the discontinuation of the Chevy Spark, and the 2023 Mitsubishi Mirage no longer offered with a...Read More

The redesigned 2023 Toyota Prius debuted on Wednesday on the eve of the Los Angeles auto show, and the hybrid hatchback might be a showstopper. With a larger engine, improved fuel economy, and uncharacteristic style, the fifth-generation Prius breathes new life into a fading star. The only thing...Read More

Hybrid vehicles and sedans are the most reliable cars, while electric vehicles and pickup trucks pose the most problems for new car owners, according to respondents of a Consumer Reports study announced Tuesday. In its annual consumer survey based on more than 300,000 vehicles from the 2000-2022...Read More

Safety technology such as automatic emergency braking has proven effective in cutting in half the number of rear-end collisions, and significantly reducing the number of serious injuries caused by the most common type of crash on American roadways, according to a sweeping new study released...Read More

The redesigned 2023 Honda Accord mid-size sedan capitalizes on what it does best, with an updated hybrid model offered in more trims, Honda announced last week. Honda aims for the hybrid to capture at least half of new Accord sales as the brand pares down gas-only engines on its protracted...Read More

General Motors has recalled 338,735 full-size SUVs for faulty daytime running lights that could increase the risk of a crash, the NHTSA disclosed on Monday. In certain 2021 model vehicles, the DRLs may not deactivate when the headlights are on, as required by law. The Federal Motor Vehicle Safety...Read More

Three big new debuts highlighted the news cycle this week, led by Honda and redesigns of the Accord mid-size sedan as well as Pilot three-row crossover SUV. Those popular American-made vehicles should help the brand bridge the sizable gap to electric vehicles. Volvos on the bridge, and on the...Read More

Most small cars performed well in the latest crash test implemented by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the non-profit safety group announced Thursday. The Mazda 3 sedan and hatchback earned top Good ratings, while the Nissan Sentra, as well as sedan and hatchback versions of...Read More

Volkswagen and its luxury brand Audi are recalling 224,704 newer cars and SUVs for a faulty tire pressure monitor, the NHTSA disclosed on Monday. Despite the large recall, the fix is as easy as bringing the car into the dealer for a software update. The tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) may...Read More

From the latest electric sedans to the two best three-row crossovers, we tested a broad range of 2023 models this week. We checked in on the updates to popular compact crossovers, and even revisited one that had been easy to overlook. Heres what moved us this week and how they measure up on our...Read More

The redesigned 2023 Kia Niro Hybrid gets bigger, bolder, and mostly better for its second act. The tall hatchback comes only with front-wheel drive and a choice of hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or electric powertrains. I recently tested the most accessible and least expensive iteration, the 2023 Niro...Read More

Exploding Takata airbags have killed three more people, prompting Stellantis to urge owners to stop driving older model Dodge and Chrysler vehicles, the AP reported Thursday. The company formerly known as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles warned owners to stop driving more than 276,000 older model Chrysler...Read More

With a name like Woodland Special Edition, it might seem as if Toyota jacked up its Sienna minivan with a lift kit and knobby tires. Spoiler: It hasnt. The 2022 Toyota Sienna Woodland adds all-wheel drive and a tow hitch receiver as standard, and Toyota increased the ride height 0.6 inches...Read More

The updated 2023 Kia Sorento three-row crossover SUV costs $31,285, including a $1,295 destination fee, Kia announced on Friday. Thats a modest price increase of $620 compared to the 2022 Kia Sorento, but the elimination of the base S trim on the Sorento Hybrid results in a price increase of about...Read More

Which cars, trucks, crossovers, and SUVs wont come back for an encore next year? We have the list. But first, some observations. The dawn of the electric age arrives with the sunset of the sedan. Though unrelated, consumers continue to migrate to crossover SUVs and have begun adopting electric...Read More

Volvo will be recalling its new longer-range plug-in hybrid models due to a software error that can prevent the engine from starting, the NHTSA disclosed on Monday. When the system requires max cooling of the electrical drive unit, the faulty software in the control module sets the cooling flow to...Read More

We test drove two ends of the automotive spectrum this week, and reported on the pricing of the last and final 2023 Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger muscle cars, as well as their special Last Call editions. We tracked the 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06, the 670-hp high-performance edition of...Read More

The last run of the 2023 Dodge Charger four-door sedan muscle car comes with a run-up in prices, especially with the limited-run Last Call models, according to a Dodge pricing announcement on Wednesday. The two extra doors and roomier rear seat of the Charger result in prices that are about...Read More

The 2017-2022 Tesla Model 3 compact electric sedan is being recalled for rear seat belt anchors that may have been improperly reattached after service, the NHTSA disclosed Friday. The issue applies to the rear seat belt buckle on the drivers side, and the rear center seat belt anchor. The loose...Read More

The final year of the Dodge Challenger brings with it higher prices, especially with the brands limited-run Last Call models, Dodge disclosed Wednesday. The base 2023 Dodge Challenger SXT costs $32,140, including a $1,595 destination fee. Thats $865 more expensive than the 2022 Dodge...Read More

The 2023 Genesis GV60 has earned a Top Safety Pick+, the IIHS announced Thursday. The TSP+ is the highest safety rating issued by the insurance-industry funded agency. The nod marks a rare sweep for the brand, with every model tested in 2022 earning the designation intended to standardized safety...Read More

The 2008-2009 Kia Sportage is being recalled for an increased engine fire risk, and owners are being advised to park outside away from other structures, the NHTSA disclosed Wednesday. The recall for the faulty electronic control unit addresses a 2016 recall for the same issue in the same cars...Read More

Consumer Reports ranks Toyota, Lexus most reliable, Mercedes worst

2023 Honda Accord leans into hybrid advantage

2023 Toyota Prius arrives with more power, efficiency, style

2023 Toyota Prius, 2024 Kia Seltos top this weeks new car news

Most affordable car: 2023 Nissan Versa starts at $16,825

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