Tag: Opinion

Despite What Euro NCAP Says, The Dacia Sandero Could Be One Of The Safest Cars On Sale, And Here’s Why

Let me preface this with a brief disclaimer: I by no means am trying to downplay the countless safety innovations, both active and passive, that have been developed over the years. There’s no doubt that modern cars, at least those sold in the western world, are safer than ever, be it when presented with the […]

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Opinion: Jaguar Were Right To Cancel The XJ, But The Rest Doesn’t Make Sense

Last month, Jaguar made the shocking revelation that not only would their entire product portfolio be battery-electric by 2025, but they had also killed-off the all-new XJ electric sedan. The “Reimagination” plan for Jaguar would also see the death of the J-Pace, a three-row SUV that was to be built alongside the XJ. Killing EVs […]

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Why Is The Toyota Crown On The Rocks? One Japanese Auto Journo Has A Theory

Sales of the Toyota Crown, a Japanese-centric luxo-barge that a strange subset of wistfully-eyed western car enthusiasts lusts after, have been on the decline. An opinion piece on Japanese site BestCarWeb seems to have an explanation as to why. Granted, sedan sales in general have seen a downward turn. Still, the Crown, in particular, appears […]

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Absurdly Expensive Supercars With No Windshields Is A Trend That Needs To Die

The idea of having no protection from the elements in a sportscar is at its core a very romantic one. Adrenaline junkies and racers will tell you that taking the windscreen off a car will bring the whole driving experience closer to that of a motorcycle, not to mention the obvious weight reduction. And in […]

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