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Euro Roots. Stylish Sheetmetal. Athletic Soul. With head-turning style and driver-pleasing dynamics, the Focus continues to be an attention-grabber. Created in England under the worldwide One Ford development plan, the U.S. Focus differs only slightly from the European versions in terms of suspension tuning and general performance, yielding brisk responses Read more...

2016 Mini Clubman ALL4 arrives this spring

Adding all-wheel drive capability, the 2016 Mini Cooper and Cooper S Clubman ALL4 are set to join the lineup. Making their formal debut at the New York Auto Show in April and headed to showrooms here later that month, the all-wheel-drive versions of the largest Minis to date will share much in common with their front-drive counterparts.  More capable, Read more...

Making their debut in Detroit, the 2017 Kia Forte Sedan and Forte5 Hatchback roll into showrooms later this year with a new look and upgraded features. The changes add tangible appeal that should make both of these front-drive compacts more competitive against their rivals. Kia Forte Sedan Now available in LX, EX and a sporty new S-spec version that sits Read more...

The redesigned 2016 Chevy Cruze Sedan will be getting a new sibling in the form of the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback. Set to arrive in showrooms here this fall in LT and Premier trims plus an a sportier RS, this more-practical take on Chevy’s global best-selling model will offer all of the same features as its 4-door kin, including Apple CarPlay and Read more...

The Mini Cooper Clubman is the "big" Mini, insofar as Minis go at least. With more cargo room accessed through nifty double doors in back, it's an interesting and practical addition to the Mini lineup. But things are getting a little odd in Mini-land. The British car maker now offers up some notably larger vehicles, such as the Countryman Read more...

Gorgeous Inside, Outside and Everywhere Else Exceptionally stylish and fun from day one, the third-generation Mazda3 now boasts the most attractive interior in the class, excellent fuel economy and an infotainment system as good as you'll find in any of its competitors. Highway ride might be a bit stiff for some -- the typical compromise for more Read more...