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5 American cars that are better than fireworks

2021 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat RedeyeOrganized fireworks during this year's July 4th festivities will be as hard to find as a manual transmission. But the domestic auto industry has plenty of fireworks of its own. America suffers no shortage of pomp and whomp, and American muscle has reached steroidal strength with these chest-thumpers. While the lunatics at Dodge keep squeezing out...

2020 Infiniti QX80

2020 Infiniti QX80The 2020 Infiniti QX80 is a lot of SUV, and that’s exactly what Nissan’s luxury subsidiary was going for. Infiniti delivers exactly what buyers want in a large luxury cruiser—a high seating position, a big V-8 and lots of capability. It also packs an excellent interior with impressive materials. The 2020 Infiniti QX80 earns a 6.4...

2020 Infiniti Q60

2020 Infiniti Q60Like the sedans on which they are based, sporty luxury coupes are struggling to find buyers in a market that is obsessed with the siren’s song of practicality emanating from similarly sized SUVs. Nissan luxury subsidiary Infiniti is keen to make the most of its existing design, giving it a much-needed feature upgrade in the form of an...

2020 Infiniti QX50

2020 Infiniti QX50The trick turbocharged engine tucked under the hood of the swoopy 2020 Infiniti QX50 could pave the way forward for gasoline engines, but its importance may be lost on drivers who find more appeal in the crossover’s swoopy lines, comfortable interior, and advanced safety gear. We rate the 2020 QX50 at 6.5 out of 10, and this year’s...

2020 Infiniti Q50

2020 Infiniti Q50 SedanThe 2020 Infiniti Q50 is often forgotten among luxury sedan buyers, but it’s not without merit. Good looks, impressive powertrains, and decent value in the right form warrant a rating of 6.0 out of 10. (Read more about how we rate cars.) For 2020, the Q50 gets a twin-turbo V-6 power as standard, improving the aging sedan’s value...