3 Very Different Approaches to Electric earn 2018 ’10 Best Engine’ recognition

  One of the most important recognitions in the automotive industry today is Wards Auto’s “10 Best Engine” award. For 2018, 10 mainstream automakers earn their ranking with segment topping engine innovations, 3 of them electrified. As stated by Wards Auto, “It’s Read more

Hyundai Ionic BEV brings ‘normal’ to electric car driving experience


I’m not the first journalist to note the “normal” driving experience presented by Hyundai’s easy to operate and own Ionic electric. This rather handsome, upsized, compact 4 door hatchback comes to market with a measurably comfortable driver’s seat and descent Read more

Electrified self driving car future demonstrated by Waymo in Phoenix, Arizona

With consumer ecological concern, government-mandated safety and auto emissions driving virtual reality accelerated car and light truck development, an electrified, self-driving, future becomes a certainty for Europe, the U.S., and Asia. We’ve witnessed the slow but progressive evolution of the Read more

How turbocharging punctuates 2017 Honda Civic Si performance value

  Photo Attributions: American Honda 2017 Despite all the turbo power detractors and naysayers traveling through automotive cyberspace, every major and minor auto manufacturer on the road today is turbocharging. Honda, the world’s largest I.C.E (internal combustion engine) opts for Read more

2017 Chrysler Pacifica promotes advanced car safety through surround view camera option

Photo  Attributes Chrysler 2017 The Advanced Car recognizes the all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica for bringing mainstream plug-in electric hybrid fuel efficiency and extended the electric-only range to the minivan segment. This week as a preamble to the New York International Read more

Cheap Fuel, SUVs and Trump May Sideline Zero Emissions Momentum

  Parks R. McCants  for The Advanced Car  2017 Honda, General Motors Hydrogen Fuel Cell development partnership Interestingly enough, despite current low retail gasoline price trends, the largest auto manufacturers on the planet line up in alliance toward the development Read more

Welcome to The Advanced Car


Parks R. McCants For those of you that follow my everything automotive obsession, it comes as no surprise that I’ve fired up yet another outlet for the sharing of my passion.  looking to the ever evolving world of automotive design, Read more