Car and Driver, September 2022 Issue

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Editor’s Letter: Our EV of the Year Protection Awaits Your Opinions
Vehicle and Driver is all about the joyful sounds of the commentariat.
By Tony Quiroga

Tesla’s New Fact
After the unequalled leader in electric powered cars, Tesla appears to be unconcerned that the Supercharger community is its past large benefit.
By Ezra Dyer

Do AI-outfitted Motor vehicles Have Emotions, Much too?
Do good-car or truck motorists want to be on their greatest actions? Artificial-intelligence professionals weigh in on what autos that feel may well come to feel and tell us how to motor with manners.
By Elana Scherr

Functions

Charlie MageeVehicle and Driver

⬆︎2023 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Has 518-HP and Crazy Aero Elements
Porsche’s hottest hardcore GT3 RS trades major pace for leading-velocity stability and costs about $63,000 additional than a regular GT3.
By Derek Powell

The Evolution of the Driver’s Seat
A seem at the evolution of the driver’s perch in the Mercedes-Benz S-course.
By Elana Scherr

Now You can find a Crowdsourced Website That Tracks Car or truck-Supplier Markups
You won’t imagine how significantly some car dealers are tacking on to sticker rates these days.
By Jack Fitzgerald

Where to Just take Your Automobile on a Highway Excursion to the Mountains
Just take your preferred car to the mountains for vacation. In our situation, it was the 2023 Acura Integra.
By Elana Scherr

Jamey Price tagCar and Driver

⬆︎How ‘Drive to Survive’ Helped Components 1 Get In excess of The us
The Netflix sequence Components 1: Generate to Survive turned F1 racing into will have to-binge Television and packed admirers in the stands.
By Steven Cole Smith

Interview With an Electric Car or truck
We sit down for a revealing discussion with a modern-day EV.
By Vehicle and Driver

Presenting Automobile and Driver’s 2022 EV of the 12 months

2022 hyundai ioniq 5

John RoeVehicle and Driver

⬆︎Winner: Hyundai Ioniq 5
If you want to know why the Hyundai Ioniq 5 is our EV of the Year, just appear at it.
By Ezra Dyer

The Contenders
It is really again by well-known demand. We shell out weeks screening, charging, driving, charging, measuring, and (did we point out?) charging all the newest EVs to identify the greatest.

Audi E-Tron GT
BMW i4 M50
BMW iX xDRIVE50
Cadillac Lyriq 450E Debut Edition
Chevrolet Bolt EV/EUV
Ford F-150 Lightning Platinum
Ford Mustang Mach-E GT
Genesis Electrified G80
Genesis GV60 Functionality
GMC Hunner EV Pickup
Hyundai Kona Electric
Kia EV6 Wind AWD
Lucid Air Grand Touring
Mercedes-AMG EQS 4Matic+
Porsche Taycan 4S Cross Turismo
Rivian R1T Launch Version
Tesla Product S Plaid
Volvo C40 Recharge

2022 ev pickup towing test

Michael SimariAutomobile and Driver

⬆︎Tested: How Towing Has an effect on the Electrical Pickups—Hummer EV, Rivian R1T, and Ford F-150 Lightning
Towing a trailer with an EV pickup could be quick, but it kills range quick.
By Dave VanderWerp

This is How Fast the Most recent EVs can Charge
What definitely matters is how very long it will take to incorporate authentic-globe miles, which we calculated for our EV of the Year contenders.
By Dave VanderWerp

EV Highway Range Can Be Pretty Unique Than the EPA Quantities
Selection issues mostly if you travel extended distances, and it can be only 1 component on a very long checklist that incorporates performance. Still, this is what new EV shoppers fret about, so we show you how they look at.
By Dave VanderWerp

public ev charging at private homes

Michael SimariVehicle and Driver

⬆︎No Community Charger, No Dilemma: Some EV Fanatics Enable Strangers Juice Up At Their Dwelling
The EV app PlugShare includes some non-public properties, so we set off to visit purveyors of electrical generosity.
By Elana Scherr

Lucid Air Dethrones Tesla Model S as New EV 1000 King of the Ring
On our 1000-mile loop meant to measure the latest state of EV interstate travel, the Lucid received by a significant margin. But its victory failed to come devoid of drama.
By David Beard

Battery Swapping? Fireplace Challenges? and Other Burning EV Questions
As we celebrate naming our second annual EV of the Yr, we response the hard thoughts about electric automobiles.
By Car and Driver

Evaluations

2023 cadillac lyriq

Marc UrbanoVehicle and Driver

⬆︎Tested: 2023 Cadillac Lyriq 450E Debut Edition
Cadillac’s 1st electric auto provides the convenience and even grace that we assume from the GM luxurious brand, but devoid of the neck-snapping acceleration some EV customers may be longing for.
by Tony Quiroga

2023 McLaren Artura Hits Its Quantities
McLaren’s new hybrid V-6 supercar delivers significant effectiveness but is not as partaking as the firm’s current V-8 designs.
By Brett Berk

2023 Cadillac Escalade V Analyzed: Energy and Dollars
Cadillac’s new flagship SUV tries to justify its $151,490 price with 682 supercharged horsepower.
By Greg Fink

2022 ford bronco raptor

Michael SimariAuto and Driver

⬆︎Tested: 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Lives Up to the Hype
It is not quite, but it truly is the most able creation off-roader ever created.
By David Beard

2023 Mercedes-AMG C43 Has Considerably less Motor, A lot more Electric power
The added-sportified variation of the new C-class rushes headlong into AMG’s downsized long run.
By Mike Duff

2022 dodge durango srt 392 and 2022 acura mdx type s

Andi HedrickAuto and Driver

⬆︎Compared: 2022 Acura MDX Style S vs 2022 Dodge Durango SRT 392
The Durango SRT 392 and MDX Sort S are a few-row loved ones haulers adorned with famed performance badges, but only one particular definitely life up to its legacy.
By Eric Stafford

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