2019 Acura RDX

Acura calls the 2019 RDX its sportiest compact crossover yet, and claims the X3 and Q5 as its spirit animals. It’s not as firmly sprung as those SUVs, but has a mellow, refined feel that’s far removed from the jitter and buzz it’s had in previous lifetimes. Its...

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Hyundai plans $388 million expansion at Alabama engine plant

Hyundai Motor Co. plans to invest $388 million to expand and upgrade its engine manufacturing operations in Montgomery, Alabama, and create 50 new jobs. The automaker will spend about $40 million to build a new engine head machining operation that will be completed in...

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Lyft’s new Detroit hub to sit closer to auto investors

Photo of Lyft logo from Lyft press kit. Lyft plans to consolidate its Detroit operations and open a new permanent location in the city -- a project expected to benefit its drivers and likely interest its local automaker partners. The Detroit location of the San...

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2018 Ford EcoSport

The smallest crossovers make big compromises to hit various targets: price, fuel economy, even overall length, so they don’t compete with other models in their lineups. The 2018 EcoSport crimps corners with below-par interior trim and a shallow, awkwardly accessed...

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