Also, it’s got a “segmented underfloor cargo compartment,” which Honda says is good for “carrying dirty gear” or “keeping valuables out of sight. I’m going to choose to believe those are both euphemisms for smuggling contraband past cops. Good on you, Honda. … [Read more...] about The 2019 Honda Passport Is The Beefy Honda Crossover Of Your Dreams
This makes sense, as GM has said it has plans for Cadillac to become its lead EV brand. I haven’t really heard anything from Cadillac since its January announcement, so I’m curious to see what it’s working on. … [Read more...] about Another 1.4 Million Takata Airbags Recalled After BMW Driver’s Death
Now, I get the appeal of hydrogen: you can refuel a hydrogen car in about the same amount of time as a gasoline car, sidestepping the sticky and painful issue of how long it takes to recharge an EV. There’s no battery degradation, and the only emissions a fuel cell vehicle produces is delicious, refreshing water. It seems great! … [Read more...] about Lexus’ First Electric Car Is Not For America Because Somehow Toyota Still Believes In Hydrogen Over Here
It’s almost foolproof to use—everything is ergonomically placed inside. The massive central display screen is great as are the camera aids. The interior itself is roomy and practical with sliding seats for the rear two rows, captain chairs in the middle seats, tray tables like you get in economy class on a mid-level airline, and lots of visibility. The dual-power sliding doors are a nice touch as is the split tailgate. This being quite a tall car, the main tailgate can be quite large so for those tighter spots. … [Read more...] about Japan’s Best-Selling Minivan Is Smarter Than It Looks
It’s also sad but fun to think that they don’t make these anymore, so your kids will grow up in something of a unicorn. One day they’ll be commenting on Jalopnik’s TikTok (the only platform we’ll be publishing on then) about how cool you were, shepherding them around in a manual Mazda 6 while the other parents sadly gave up and went for the minivan. … [Read more...] about I Need A Responsible Family Car With A Manual Transmission! What Should I Buy?