Articles by Kurt Verlin

Toyota SUVs Can Potentially Reach 300,000 Miles

Toyota SUVs Can Potentially Reach 300,000 Miles

The new study reveals the top 20 vehicles with the greatest potential lifespan, half of which bear the Toyota badge…

All-New 2023 Honda Pilot SUV Starts at Just Under $40,000

All-New 2023 Honda Pilot SUV Starts at Just Under $40,000

The 2023 Pilot SUV is longer, larger…

What Car Models Are Being Discontinued for 2023?

What Car Models Are Being Discontinued for 2023?

All but one of the discontinued car models are either sedans or SUVs too small to compete…

All-New Toyota Prius Is Actually Incredible Looking

All-New Toyota Prius Is Actually Incredible Looking

Toyota revealed the next-generation Prius last night, ahead of the Los Angeles…

Shoppers Say They’d Pay Stupid Money for a New Car

Shoppers Say They’d Pay Stupid Money for a New Car

Dealerships still have margin to extract more dollars out of customers faced with limited availability of the cars they want…

What’s New for the 2023 Toyota Corolla Lineup?

What’s New for the 2023 Toyota Corolla Lineup?

The Corolla remains one of the bestselling cars there is, and can still be had, fully loaded, for under $30,000…

Toyota’s Next-Gen Voice Assistant Won’t Require the Internet

Toyota’s Next-Gen Voice Assistant Won’t Require the Internet

Google Cloud’s new “Speech On-Device” technology is able to embed fully featured speech models locally on even small devices…

Confused Max Verstappen Crowned Double F1 World Champion

Confused Max Verstappen Crowned Double F1 World Champion

Verstappen was invited to enter a special “Reserved For World Champion” room in which a gaudy, throne-like red sofa, adorned in white furs, awaited his championship-winning buttocks…

What’s On the Menu for the 2023 Chevy Lineup?

What’s On the Menu for the 2023 Chevy Lineup?

For many Americans, cars are often a status symbol first and a means of transportation second…

Toyota Doubles Down on EV Strategy, Again

Toyota Doubles Down on EV Strategy, Again

Toyota’s stance is that while carbon neutrality is important, EVs are not the only solution for automakers to reach it…

Toyota GR Corolla Finally Arrives, Does 0-60 in 5.4 Seconds

Toyota GR Corolla Finally Arrives, Does 0-60 in 5.4 Seconds

With a starting price of $35,900, the GR Corolla is a strong competitor to cars like the Subaru WRX STI, Honda Civic Type R, and Volkswagen Golf R…

Will Honda Come Back to F1?

Will Honda Come Back to F1?

RBR team consultant Helmut Marko said he would be flying to Japan for talks with Honda…

BMW Joins Toyota to Build Fuel Cell SUVs

BMW Joins Toyota to Build Fuel Cell SUVs

Toyota and BMW are no strangers to each other, having recently collaborated on the development of the Toyota GR Supra and BMW Z4 sports cars…

Toyota Still Thinks EV Demand Isn’t High Enough in U.S.

Toyota Still Thinks EV Demand Isn’t High Enough in U.S.

There’s demand for EVs that EV manufacturers cannot meet, but is that demand high enough to replace half the market by 2030?…

Honda and LG to Build $4.4B Battery Factory in U.S.

Honda and LG to Build $4.4B Battery Factory in U.S.

This announcement is part of a growing trend in the industry as automakers expand their partnerships with battery manufacturers to stay ahead in the race toward an EV future…

Sebastian Vettel Announces Retirement from Formula 1

Sebastian Vettel Announces Retirement from Formula 1

Though Vettel is best known for his four world titles, he often receives praise around the F1 paddock for his good humor and off-track activism…

Toyota Supra Manual Will Start at $53,595

Toyota Supra Manual Will Start at $53,595

With a B58 inline six-cylinder engine developed by BMW, which wasn’t created with a stick in mind, Toyota had to create its own manual transmission…

Honda Launches Most Powerful Civic Type R Ever

Honda Launches Most Powerful Civic Type R Ever

The 2023 Honda Civic Type R set a new lap record for front-wheel-drive cars around the Suzuka Circuit in Japan…

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