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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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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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October 7, 2010
2011 Nissan Juke Base price: $18,960 Price as tested: $24,550 Powertrain: 1.6-liter, Direct Injection Gasoline (DIG) DOHC, 16-valve, four-cylinder, turbocharger with intercooler, continuously variable transmission, torque-vectoring AWD Horsepower: 188 at 5,600 rpm Torque: 177 pound-feet at 2,000 ? 5,200 rpm Wheelbase: 99.6 inches Overall length: 162.4 inches Curb weight: 3,157 pounds 0 to 60: Not available from manufacturer EPA fuel economy: 25 mpg city/30 mpg highway Final thoughts: Fun-loving oddball
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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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June 24, 2010
2011 Hyundai Sonata SE Base price: $22,595 Price, as tested: $26,015 Powertrain: 2.4-liter, 16-valve, four-cylinder engine with Gasoline Direct Injection and Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing; six-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. Horsepower: 200 at 6,300 rpm Torque: 186 pound-feet at 4,250 rpm Curb weight: 3,250 pounds 0-60 mph: 8 seconds Wheelbase: 110.0 inches Overall length: 189.8 inches EPA fuel economy: 22/35 city/highway Final thoughts: Plenty of value and amenities, but Sonata "chutes" itself in the foot with its performance.
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February 10, 2011
2012 Ford Focus Base price: $16,270 Price as tested: $24,385 (including destination charge) Powertrain: 2.0-liter, inline-four, direct injection, DOHC, four valves per cylinder, twin independent variable camshaft timing, six-speed PowerShift automatic Horsepower: 160 at 6,500 rpm Torque: 146 pound-feet at 4,450 rpm Wheelbase: 104.3 inches Overall length: 178.5 inches Curb weight:...
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