Featured Globe review: 2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek

2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek has it all

The Subaru XV Crosstrek picks up where the Impreza left off, mixing the success of the five-door hatchback with a little more ground clearance and 1,500 pounds of towing capacity.
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20 most interesting cars for 2013

20 most interesting cars for 2013

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Urban legends of driving

Urban legends of driving

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Popular car colors in Mass.

Popular car colors in Mass.

The color of your car may say a lot about you as a person—or maybe it’s just your favorite color. Either way, CarGurus.com has compiled a list of the top car colors in Massachusetts.

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Buick Verano a strong entry-level luxury sedan
2013 Buick Verano

Buick Verano a strong entry-level luxury sedan

A turbo option on the Verano means you have plenty of power under the hood when you need it.
Chevy Avalanche a great buy in its last year
2013 Chevrolet Avalanche

Chevy Avalanche a great buy in its last year

With the Avalanche you get the great ride, looks,features, and towing power of the Chevrolet Suburban and the versatility of a pickup truck.
Nissan Pathfinder perfect for evolving drivers
2013 Nissan Pathfinder

Nissan Pathfinder perfect for evolving drivers

The redesigned 2013 Nissan Pathfinder is now much more a family oriented crossover than it is a college boy’s rugged SUV.
Kia Sorento bypasses crossover stereotypes
2014 Kia Sorento

Kia Sorento bypasses crossover stereotypes

The 2014 Sorento receives modest exterior updates, but major improvements beneath the surface.
Cadillac’s ATS shows why it’s Car of the Year
2013 Cadillac ATS

Cadillac’s ATS shows why it’s Car of the Year

There’s a lot to like on this car, which is better suited for use as a sports sedan for two with occasional rear-seat passengers than as a daily family hauler.
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee improves on perfection
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee improves on perfection

The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee features visual updates, new technology, a new diesel engine, and a heap of reasons to call this the best SUV in the world.
Lexus GS405h sedan—it’s more purebred than hybrid
2013 Lexus GS405h

Lexus GS405h sedan—it’s more purebred than hybrid

This Lexus GS450h is a dream car; in fact, we prefer it to the traditional model. It has driving options galore.
The forgotten Cadillac: 2013 Cadillac XTS
2013 Cadillac XTS

The forgotten Cadillac: 2013 Cadillac XTS

The Cadillac XTS can run with all its overseas competitors,from BMW to Audi.
Redesigned Rover heads for boulders, elegantly
2013 Range Rover

Redesigned Rover heads for boulders, elegantly

It is the world’s first SUV to be constructed with an all-aluminum, lightweight monocoque body structure.
2013 Accord coupe defines personal luxury (for new generation)
2013 Honda Accord Coupe

2013 Accord coupe defines personal luxury (for new generation)

The Accord Coupe picks up the mantle of the personal luxury car by combining a spacious interior with premium features and a robust powertrain.
Audi A8L a tech-laden flagship for winter climes
2013 Audi A8L

Audi A8L a tech-laden flagship for winter climes

Though the A8L may be new for 2013, it employs the same clean design and focus on technology and performance that underscore the Quattro’s all-wheel-drive.
Subaru’s 2014 Forester joins the pack
2014 Subaru Forester

Subaru’s 2014 Forester joins the pack

The new Forester is an extremely nice crossover SUV, bringing improved performance, better fuel economy, more interior space, and comfort to the Subaru showroom.
2013 Nissan Maxima hugs the road, drives in comfort
2013 Nissan Maxima

2013 Nissan Maxima hugs the road, drives in comfort

With its 3.5-liter V-6 engine and continuously variable automatic transmission, the Maxima’s drive is satisfying.
Volvo’s XC60 at home in New England winter
2013 Volvo XC60

Volvo’s XC60 at home in New England winter

The XC60 easily used its 9.1-inch ground clearance to ford foot-deep puddles in the first storm’s driving rains.
Mazda’s CX-9 a stylish addition to SUV market
2013 Mazda CX-9

Mazda’s CX-9 a stylish addition to SUV market

The Mazda CX-9 AWD manages to offer all the convenience of an SUV but it has a slim, long body that avoids most SUV bulkiness.
Ram 1500 is picking up sales … and awards
2013 Dodge Ram

Ram 1500 is picking up sales … and awards

The Ram 1500 is identified by a subtle reshaping of its traditional grille, LED treatment for the directional lights, and the helpful wheel-to-wheel side steps for entry and exit.
Toyota Tacoma is the little truck that grew
2012 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma is the little truck that grew

Tacoma got a leading edge for 2012 with a new grille, bumper, hood with an air scoop, and headlights.