September 15, 2013

Auto Briefs

AAA options for family-friendly vehicles; KBB picks Frankfurt favorites



AAA's picks for family-friendly rides
The Mazda5 (shown) is one of the top vehicles for expanding families, according to AAA. Other picks that offer easy handling, dependability and spaciousness include the Subaru Outback; Chevrolet Equinox; Toyota Highlander; Dodge Durango; Honda CRV, Accord and Odyssey; Ford Taurus; Hyundai Sonata; and Chrysler Town & Country. The list was compiled by AAA Auto Buying experts, who evaluate hundreds of vehicles each year.
NWautos staff


(Kelley Blue Book)

Kelley Blue Book lists its Frankfurt favorites
Kelley Blue Book has ranked what it considers the 10 Best New Cars Unveiled This Week from among the many all-new and concept vehicles at the Frankfurt Auto Show, which runs through Sept. 22. The list:
1. Porsche 918 Spyder (shown)
2. Audi Sport Quattro Concept
3. Volvo Coupe Concept
4. Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe Concept
5. BMW i8
6. Volkswagen Golf R
7. Audi Nanuk Quattro Concept
8. Jaguar C-X17 Sports Crossover Concept
9. Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R Concept
10. Infiniti Q30 Concept
NWautos staff


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