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2019 Genesis G70 undercuts Germans, costs $35,895

2019 Genesis G70The 2019 Genesis G70 luxury compact sedan will directly challenge established rivals when it goes on sale this year, starting with its relatively low price. Genesis on Wednesday said that the 2019 G70 will cost $35,895 to start. That price includes a mandatory $895 destination charge, and it's less costly than competitive vehicles from BMW...

2019 Nissan Versa Note adds Apple CarPlay, Android Auto compatibility

2019 Nissan Versa NoteThe 2019 Nissan Versa Note will be available with Apple and Android smartphone integration when the subcompact hatchback goes on sale soon, the automaker said Wednesday. Nissan's announcement puts the Versa Note hatchback in line with the Versa sedan, which also gained smartphone compatibility this year. MORE: 2019 Nissan Versa still America's...

2019 Infiniti QX80

2019 Infiniti QX80 LimitedBig, luxury SUVs like the 2019 Infiniti QX80 feed our macho egos. It boasts a tall seating position, big V-8, and impressive capabilities. Infiniti knows how to dress an interior too: The big QX80 has more leather and chrome than Harley-Davidson meetup, and we mean that in a good way. The 2019 Infiniti QX80 earns a 6.4 on our overall scale...

Lyft users reach 1 billion trips in six years, all in US and Canada

Ford and Lyft partner on self-driving carsIn the six years since the ride-sharing company was founded, Lyft has crested one billion rides. According to The Verge, while it took Uber about the same amount of time to reach the mark, Lyft accomplished this feat entirely within the U.S. and Canada, with no overseas operations to bolster numbers. To celebrate, the company is offering a free...

2019 BMW Z4 debuts, Ferrari Monza, Elon Musk's woes: What's New @ The Car Connection

2019 BMW Z4 Roadster2019 BMW Z4 first look: Back in the roadster game BMW's on-again, off-again flirtation with topless driving changed its status back to "in a relationship" Tuesday when the German automaker detailed its 2019 Z4 roadster. Fidelity favors: The best loyalty discounts on cars, trucks, and SUVs If there’s one brand you’re loyal to above all...