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The 2013 Cadillac XTS is an all-new full-size luxury sedan than replaces the 2011 Cadillac DTS and STS models. The all-new 2013 Cadillac XTS is the newest addition to the Cadillac lineup and it is the most spacious sedan of Cadillac. The 2013 XTS offers a high level of quality, luxury interior, a lot of advanced features, a powerful engine and a refined exterior design. The all-new 2013 XTS competes with Audi A8, Chrysler 300c, Lincoln MKS and Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
The 2013 Cadillac XTS is offered in base, Luxury, Premium and Platinum trim levels. The 2013 XTS base comes standard with 19-inch wheels, heated mirrors, xenon headlamps, adaptive suspension dampers, keyless ignition, keyless entry, rear parking sensors, dual-zone automatic climate control, a power tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, 10-way power front seats, leather upholstery, Bluetooth connectivity, an 8-inch touchscreen and an eight-speaker Bose audio system with CD-player and iPod/USB connectivity. The XTS Luxury adds driver memory functions, heated and ventilated front seats, heated steering wheel, a rearview camera, front and rear parking sensors and rain-sensing wipers.
The 2013 Cadillac XTS Premium adds to the Luxury a head-up display, adaptive headlamps, a 110-volt power outlet, tri-zone automatic climate control, a navigation system, voice controls, lane departure warning system, blind spot detection and a 14-speaker Bose surround-sound audio system. The Platinum comes in addition with 20-inch wheels, a sunroof and unique exterior styling.
The all-new 2013 Ford C-Max is a five-passenger MAV (multi-activity vehicle). Available in Europe since 2003, the C-Max is a newcomer for the U.S. market. In Europe C-Max is offered with a choice of two diesels and two gasoline engines, but in the US, the all-new C-Max is offered exclusively with hybrid technology. The all-new 2013 Ford C-Max is a real and powerful competitor for the legendary Toyota Prius, also competing with Honda Insight and Nissan Leaf.
The all-new 2013 Ford C-Max is available in three front-wheel drive trim levels: SE Hybrid, SEL Hybrid and Energi. The 2013 C-Max Hybrid SE comes standard with 17-inch alloy wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, full power accesories, 4-way manual seats, power mirrors with integrated signal lights, a leather-wrapped tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel and a six-speaker sound system with a CD-player and an iPod/USB interface. The Power Liftgate and Rear Park Aid package adds ambient lighting, a power liftgate and rear parking sensors. The Winter package includes heated mirrors and heated seats. The MyFord Touch interface and a navigation system can be added as options.
The C-Max SEL Hybrid and Energi add heated front seats, 10-way power driver seat, keyless ignition, keyless entry, leather upholstery, foglamps, heated mirrors and an auto-dimming rear mirror. The main difference between the C-Max SEL Hybrid and the C-Max Energi is the plug-in capability (the C-Max Energi has an external charge port and a larger lithium-ion battery than C-Max Hybrid). The Premium Audio and Navigation package adds a nine-speaker Sony sound system and a navigation system.
The 2013 Acura RDX is the second generation of Acura’s small luxury crossover SUV and it has now more power, a better fuel economy, a fresh look and a roomier interior. The all-new 2013 Acura RDX is a premium 5-passenger compact SUV that has good handling characteristics and the versatility of a veritable sport utility vehicle. The 2013 Acura RDX competes with Volvo XC60, Audi Q5 and BMW X3.
The 2013 Acura RDX is available in base and base with Technolgy package trim levels. All models are available with front- or all-wheel drive. Standard features of 2013 Acura RDX include 18-inch wheels, keyless ignition, keyless entry, automatic headlights, heated mirrors, rear privacy glass, a sunroof, dual-zone automatic climate control, power front seats, heated front seats, a rearview camera, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, leather upholstery, Bluetooth and 7-speaker sound system with a CD player and an iPod/USB interface.
The Technology package adds a navigation system, solar-sensing automatic climate control, a power liftgate, foglights, xenon headlights and a 10-speaker surround audio system with 15 GB of music storage.
The 2013 Acura RDX is powered by a 3.5-liter V6 SOHC i-VTEC engine that produces 273 hp and 251 lb-ft of torque. Front-wheel drive is standard as well as a 6-speed automatic transmission with sequential SportShift paddle shifters, Grade Logic and Shift Hold Control. The all-wheel drive is optional. The 2013 Acura RDX has an EPA estimated fuel economy of 20 mpg city/ 28 mpg highway for front-wheel drive model and 19 mpg city/ 27 mpg highway for all-wheel-drive model.
The 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer is a sporty four-door compact sedan that has spacious front and rear seats, decent cargo space, stylish design and a fun-to-drive character. For 2013, a new Premium Package is now offered on the Lancer SE, including upgrades such as a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, a power sunroof and a Rockford Fosgate premium stereo. The 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer competes with Chevrolet Cruze, Subaru Impreza, Ford Focus and Mazda 3.
The 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer is available in five trim-levels: three trim levels with front-wheel drive (DE, ES and GT) and two with all-wheel drive (SE and Ralliart). The high-performance Lancer Evolution is considered a distinct model.
The 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer base DE comes with 16-inch steel wheels, full power accesories, a trip computer, automatic headlights, a tilt-only steering wheel and a four-speaker sound system with a CD player. The ES adds chrome exterior accents, keyless entry, air-conditioning, cruise control, a height-adjustable driver seat, front and rear center armrest, upgraded cloth upholstery, a 60/40-split rear seat and steering-wheel audio controls.
The SE trim comes with a more powerful engine, all-wheel drive, 16-inch alloy wheels, rear disk brakes and a rear stabilizer bar. The GT is front-wheel drive only and adds to the SE foglights, 18-inch alloy wheels, a rear spoiler, sporty front fascia, keyless ignition, keyless entry, upgraded sport upholstery, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, automatic climate control, a rearview camera, a color driver information display, Bluetooth and a six-speaker sound system.
The new 2013 Hyundai Elantra Coupe is a new addition of the Elantra lineup from Hyundai. The new 2013 Hyndai Elantra Coupe shares the basic bones of the Elantra Sedan’ chassis. The sedan and coupe have the same wheelbase and the same MacPherson strut front suspension. The 2013 Hyundai Elantra Coupe competes with Honda Civic Coupe, Kia Forte Koup, Mazda3 and Toyota Matrix.
The 2013 Hyundai Elantra Coupe is offered in two trim levels: GS and SE. The GS comes standard with 16-inch alloy wheels, full power accesories, heated mirrors, foglights, air-conditioning, cruise control, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, heated front seats, a height-adjustable driver seat, Bluetooth and a six-speaker sound system with a USB/iPod interface.
The 2013 Elantra Coupe SE adds 17-inch alloy wheels, a sunroof, a rear spoiler, leather upholstery, leather-wrapped steering wheel, aluminum pedals and a sport-tuned suspension. The Technology package is optional for the SE trim level. This package includes keyless ignition, keyless entry, automatic headlights, a navigation system, dual-zone automatic climate control, a rearview camera and a premium sound system.
The 2013 Hyundai Elantra coupe comes with a 1.8-liter DOHC 4-cylinder engine with Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT) that produces 148 hp and 131 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed manual transmission is standard while a 6-speed automatic transmission with Shiftronic is optional.