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March 31, 2011
2011 Lexus CT 200h Base price: $29,995 (including destination charge) Price , as tested: $32,325 Powertrain: 1.8-liter, inline four cylinder DOHC with VVT-i engine with 60-kilowatt electric drive motor; electronically controlled continuously variable transmission (CVT) Horsepower: 134 Torque: 142 pound-feet at 4,000 rpm (gas engine only) 0-60 acceleration: 9.8 seconds Curb weight: 3,130 pounds    Wheelbase: 102.4 inches Overall length: 170.1 inches EPA fuel economy: 43 mpg city/40 mpg highway Final thoughts: A hybrid hybrid.
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BUSINESS
February 3, 2011
2011 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid Base price: $61,385 Price, as tested: $61,385 Powertrain: 3.0-liter DOHC 24-valve V-6 supercharged, with AC synchronous electric motor assist; eight-speed automatic transmission with Sport mode Horsepower: 380 at 5,500 rpm Torque: 428 pound-feet at 3,000 rpm 0-60 acceleration: 6.2 seconds Curb weight: 5,135 pounds Wheelbase: 113.9 inches ...
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January 22, 2010
2010 Lotus Evora Base price: $73,500 Price, as tested: $85,680 Powertrain: transversely mid-mounted 3.5-liter DOHC V-6 with variable valve timing, six-speed manual transmission; rear-wheel drive with limited-slip differential Horsepower: 276 at 6,400 rpm Torque: 258 pound-feet at 4,700 rpm Curb weight: 3,046 pounds 0-60 mph: Under 5 seconds Wheelbase: 101.4 inches...
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June 9, 2011
2011 Nissan Quest LE Base price: $28,550 (including destination charge) Price, as tested: $43,740 Powertrain: 3.5-liter DOHC, 24-valve V-6; continuously variable automatic transmission Horsepower: 260 at 6,000 rpm Torque: 240 pound-feet at 4,400 rpm 0-60 acceleration: 8.0 seconds (according to Car and Driver magazine) Curb weight: 4,548 pounds    Wheelbase: 118.1 inches Overall length: 200.8 inches EPA fuel economy: 19 mpg city/24 mpg highway Final thoughts: The quest continues for Nissan's minivan.
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January 20, 2011
2011 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite Base price: $44,030 Price, as tested: $44,030 Powertrain: 3.5-liter SOHC 24-valve V-6 engine with Variable Cylinder Management; six-speed automatic transmission Horsepower: 248 at 5,700 rpm Torque: 250 pound-feet at 4,800 rpm Curb weight : 4,560 pounds Wheelbase: 118.1 inches Overall length: 202.9 inches EPA fuel economy: ...
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September 2, 2010
2011 Kia Sportage EX AWD Base price: $25,490 Price, as tested: $29,990 Powertrain: 2.4-liter DOHC 16-valve inline four-cylinder engine; six-speed automatic transmission Horsepower: 176 at 6,000 rpm Torque: 168 pound-feet at 4,000 rpm Curb weight: 3,355 pounds Wheelbase: 103.9 inches Overall length: 174.8 inches EPA fuel economy: 21 mpg city/28 mpg highway ...
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September 15, 2011
Base price: $50,775 (including destination charge) Price, as tested: $57,470 Powertrain: 3.0-liter DOHC, V-6 with direct injection and variable-valve timing; eight-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting and sport mode Horsepower: 310 at 5,500 to 6,500 rpm Torque: 325 pound-feet at 2,900 to 4,500 rpm 0-60: 5.3 seconds Curb weight: 4,045 pounds Wheelbase: 114.7 inches ...
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March 10, 2011
2011 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible Base price: $30,000 (includes destination charge) Price as tested: $33,500 Powertrain: 3.6-liter, direct injection V-6, DOHC, four valves per cylinder, continuously variable valve timing, six-speed automatic with TAPshift Maximum horsepower: 312 at 6,400 rpm Maximum torque: 278 pound-feet at 5,200 rpm Overall length: 190.4 inches Wheelbase: 112.3 inches...
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December 16, 2010
2011 Ford Explorer Limited 4WD Base price: $39,190 Price as tested: $45,415 Powertrain: Sequential multiport fuel injection, 3.5-liter, Ti-VCT V-6, DOHC, four valves per cylinder, six-speed automatic Horsepower: 290 at 6,500 rpm Maximum torque: 255 pound-feet at 4,000 rpm Curb weight: 4,695 pounds Wheelbase: 112.6 inches EPA fuel economy : 17 mpg city /25 mpg highway ...
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