• X Games: 2018 Buick Regal TourX Tested!

    7 monthes ago - By Car and Driver

    Buick last fielded a wagon 22 years ago: the V-8-powered, rear-drive Roadmaster Estate. Such models can usually be identified by the wood-grain vinyl covering most of their 18-foot-long sides and by the octogenarian behind the wheel. When GM quit building them, the land-yacht class of station wagons went extinct-right around the same time Subaru was inventing a new, modern kind of wagon. A suspension lift and some cladding fitted to the mid-size, all-wheel-drive Legacy produced the Outback , which has since evolved to become the long-roof sales champion. No wonder, then, that Buick's...
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  • Breaking news: Uber self-driving car kills pedestrian in Tempe, AZ

    Breaking news: Uber self-driving car kills pedestrian in Tempe, AZ

    7 monthes ago - By High Gear Media

    A woman pedestrian in Tempe, Arizona, died after she was hit by a self-driving car operated by Uber. It is the first known pedestrian death caused by a self-driving car, and it is unclear whether it happened Sunday night or Monday morning. The pedestrian was crossing the street but was not in the crosswalk. According to a statement issued by Tempe...
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  • 2018 electric motorcycle buyers guide

    2018 electric motorcycle buyers guide

    7 monthes ago - By High Gear Media

    The variety of electric motorcycles on the market has increased dramatically in 2018, and we've seen some significant price drops by two competitive brands. Both Alta Motors and Energica cut the prices of their bikes significantly, bringing them closer to being cost-competitive with their gas-powered counterparts. Zero Motorcycles continues to...
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  • 2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range: first drive review of 310-mile electric car

    2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range: first drive review of 310-mile electric car

    7 monthes ago - By High Gear Media

    “The Tesla Model S was a moment. The Model 3 is a product.” That pair of sentences perfectly summarized the several hours we spent last month with the 2018 Tesla Model 3 kindly loaned to us by reader Jeff Southern of Atlanta. We'd covered more than 100 miles on a variety of highways, back roads, and suburban stop-and-go...
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  • 2018 Leaf vs Bolt EV packs, electric motorcycle guide, CA defiant, Model 3 first drive: Today's Car News

    2018 Leaf vs Bolt EV packs, electric motorcycle guide, CA defiant, Model 3 first drive: Today's Car News

    7 monthes ago - By High Gear Media

    Today, we've got our long-awaited drive report on the 2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range, a battery comparison for the Bolt EV and new Nissan Leaf, some California defiance, and our annual electric-motorcycle buyers guide. All this and
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