The Truth About Cars » Pre-Production http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Tue, 03 May 2016 18:35:13 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 First Drive Review: 2014 Acura RLX Sport Hybrd (With Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/first-drive-review-2014-acura-rlx-sport-hybrd-with-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/first-drive-review-2014-acura-rlx-sport-hybrd-with-video/#comments Fri, 13 Dec 2013 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=675970 It wasn’t that long ago I had an Acura RLX for a week. If you recall that review, I came away liking the car but found little joy in the price tag. Despite wearing a fantastic stitched leather interior, there was just no way I could justify the $10,000 premium over the AWD turbocharged competition […]

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It wasn’t that long ago I had an Acura RLX for a week. If you recall that review, I came away liking the car but found little joy in the price tag. Despite wearing a fantastic stitched leather interior, there was just no way I could justify the $10,000 premium over the AWD turbocharged competition […]

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Pre-Production Review: Scion iQ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/pre-production-review-scion-iq/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/pre-production-review-scion-iq/#comments Mon, 08 Aug 2011 19:15:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=406280 It will come as no surprise to regular TTAC readers when I say that Scion has had some sales issues lately. But instead of euthanizing the brand as some on TTAC have suggested, Toyota has decided to take a different route. Thankfully, rather than creating more me-too models based off of US-market Toyotas, the plan […]

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It will come as no surprise to regular TTAC readers when I say that Scion has had some sales issues lately. But instead of euthanizing the brand as some on TTAC have suggested, Toyota has decided to take a different route. Thankfully, rather than creating more me-too models based off of US-market Toyotas, the plan […]

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Capsule Review: Mazda6 SKYACTIV-D Mule http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/capsule-review-mazda6-skyactiv-d-mule/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/capsule-review-mazda6-skyactiv-d-mule/#comments Tue, 02 Aug 2011 15:35:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=405174 The Sea-to-Sky highway in British Columbia, Canada, carves a winding route from the gorgeous – and occasionally riotous – city of Vancouver to the world-class ski resort of Whistler. Its looping curves were rebuilt to make it a high-speed corridor for tourists and athletes during the last Winter Olympics, and as a result, it’s probably […]

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The Sea-to-Sky highway in British Columbia, Canada, carves a winding route from the gorgeous – and occasionally riotous – city of Vancouver to the world-class ski resort of Whistler. Its looping curves were rebuilt to make it a high-speed corridor for tourists and athletes during the last Winter Olympics, and as a result, it’s probably […]

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Pre-Production Review: Volkswagen Golf blue-e-motion http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/pre-production-review-volkswagen-golf-blue-e-motion/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/pre-production-review-volkswagen-golf-blue-e-motion/#comments Tue, 19 Jul 2011 21:09:56 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=403598 As I noted in an earlier piece on the macro-level issues with EVs, it’s dangerously misleading to assume that electric cars can simply replace internal combustion-engine vehicles without a basic re-think of nearly every way in which we relate to our cars. That’s true in terms of consumer-end issues like refueling grid impacts and “range anxiety” […]

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As I noted in an earlier piece on the macro-level issues with EVs, it’s dangerously misleading to assume that electric cars can simply replace internal combustion-engine vehicles without a basic re-think of nearly every way in which we relate to our cars. That’s true in terms of consumer-end issues like refueling grid impacts and “range anxiety” […]

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