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SUVs

2013 Nissan Patrol Starts at $82,200

2013 Nissan Patrol

The all-new sixth-generation Nissan Patrol will arrive in Australia in January 2013 – a full three years after its release in the Middle East.

Trim levels begin with the eight passenger entry level ST-L and feature an eight way power seat on the drivers side, seven inch display, 18 inch wheels, front and rear parking sensors, rear view camera, Bluetooth connectivity, a stereo system with a 2GB music server and six speakers and side steps. The eight passenger mid-level Ti trim level adds an adjustable passenger seat, leather trim, rain sensing wipers, power sunroof, Hydraulic Body Motion Control Suspension (HBMC) to keep body roll under control and power steering that senses the speed of the car and adjusts. The top-of-the-line, seven passenger Ti-L includes technology and luxury items like memory settings for the seat, satellite navigation capability, premium sound system with 13 speakers, two DVD screens in the back to entertain the kids, monitor for four external cameras that see all around the car and blind spot warning system. read more »

Hybrids

2013 Ford Fusion Energi Gets Range of 620 Miles

2013 Ford Fusion Energi

Already Ford’s most fuel-efficient sedan, the all-new Fusion Energi now has an EPA-rated total range of up to 620 miles and the ability to drive up to 21 miles in electric-only mode, nearly triple the electric-only range of plug-in hybrids from Toyota and Honda.

With its 620 mile range, the new Fusion Energi can travel from Boston to Virginia Beach on one tank of gas and one full charge or traverse the West Coast’s scenic Highway 101 from Sacramento to San Diego. read more »

Passenger Cars

Dodge to Introduce 2013 Dart GT at Detroit Auto Show

2013 Dodge Dart GT

The Dodge brand dug deep into its rich, nearly 100-year history to name its all-new compact car, the 2013 Dodge Dart, and is again drawing on the storied history for the newest Dodge Dart model.

The all-new 2013 Dodge Dart GT model delivers sport-tuned suspension attributes that cater to the driving enthusiast, distinctive styling, including standard class-exclusive racetrack LED taillamps and integrated dual exhaust, and it’s loaded with premium standard features, including perforated heated Nappa Leather seats, 8.4-inch touchscreen and 7-inch TFT for an outstanding value, with a starting U.S. Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of only $20,995 (excluding destination). read more »