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2019 Infiniti QX80

2019 Infiniti QX80 LimitedBig, luxury SUVs like the 2019 Infiniti QX80 feed our macho egos. It boasts a tall seating position, big V-8, and impressive capabilities. Infiniti knows how to dress an interior too: The big QX80 has more leather and chrome than Harley-Davidson meetup, and we mean that in a good way. The 2019 Infiniti QX80 earns a 6.4 on our overall scale...

Lyft users reach 1 billion trips in six years, all in US and Canada

Ford and Lyft partner on self-driving carsIn the six years since the ride-sharing company was founded, Lyft has crested one billion rides. According to The Verge, while it took Uber about the same amount of time to reach the mark, Lyft accomplished this feat entirely within the U.S. and Canada, with no overseas operations to bolster numbers. To celebrate, the company is offering a free...

2019 BMW Z4 debuts, Ferrari Monza, Elon Musk's woes: What's New @ The Car Connection

2019 BMW Z4 Roadster2019 BMW Z4 first look: Back in the roadster game BMW's on-again, off-again flirtation with topless driving changed its status back to "in a relationship" Tuesday when the German automaker detailed its 2019 Z4 roadster. Fidelity favors: The best loyalty discounts on cars, trucks, and SUVs If there’s one brand you’re loyal to above all...

Fidelity favors: The best loyalty discounts on cars, trucks, and SUVs

2018 Buick Regal TourXIf there’s one brand you’re loyal to above all others when it comes to buying cars, you may be able to get a reward for your fidelity in the form of a serious discount. Some marques offer up to $3,500 in savings on select models these days, and Cars Direct on Tuesday laid out the details for General Motors, Ford, and more for repeat...

2019 BMW Z4 first look: Back in the roadster game

2019 BMW Z4 RoadsterBMW's on-again, off-again flirtation with topless driving changed its status back to "in a relationship" Tuesday when the German automaker detailed its 2019 Z4 roadster. The latest Z4 will come in two configurations—sDrive30i and M40i—with a choice of turbo-4 or turbo-6 power. An 8-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters will...