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Reviews 2011: Car of the Month

JANUARY 2011

Honda CR-Z
As the third hybrid in Honda's lineup, the brand-new CR-Z offers drivers the fun look and feel of a sports coupe in a fuel-efficient, environmentally-friendly form.
A side view of a blue 2011 Honda CR-Z

FEBRUARY 2011

Ferrari California
As the most affordable model in Ferrari's stable, the California is a more versatile version of the Italian automaker's notoriously aggressive speed machines.
A three-quarter rear view of a red 2011 Ferrari California

MARCH 2011

Buick Regal CXL Turbo
This turbocharged take on Buick's revamped Regal showcases a sportier, more youthful side of the long-running American brand.
A side view of a 2011 Buick Regal CXL Turbo

APRIL 2011

Chrysler 200
Boasting decent power from its athletic inline-4 and sleek, luxurious looks, the all-new 200 sedan breathes some much needed life into the Chrysler lineup.
A three-quarter front view of a silver 2011 Chrysler 200

MAY 2011

Dodge Durango Citadel
This city-friendly full-size SUV offers advanced safety features and all of the luxury amenities one could want, making it the perfect family vehicle for soccer moms who desire both comfort and cargo space.
A three-quarter front view of a 2011 Dodge Durango Citadel

JUNE 2011

Kia Optima SX Turbo
With the 2012 Optima SX Turbo, Kia showcases an intuitive ability to meet the practical needs of drivers without sacrificing the fun, sporty ethos that has become the brand's hallmark.
A three-quarter front view of a red 2012 Kia Optima SX Turbo

JULY 2011

Audi A7 Quattro
As the latest in a growing class of 4-door luxury sports cars, the all new Audi A7 Quattro combines the cool looks and deft handling of a coupe with the extra size and length of a luxury sedan.
A side view of a 2012 Audi A7 Quattro

AUGUST 2011

Aston Martin Virage Volante
Showcasing sleek sheet metal and a hand-built 5.9-liter, 490-horsepower V12 engine, the Aston Martin Virage Volante convertible makes for the perfect summertime ride.
A three-quarter rear view of a 2012 Aston Martin Virage Volante

SEPTEMBER 2011

Rolls-Royce Ghost
Combining classic looks with modern technology and a tremendous powertrain, this stately sedan is an automotive anomaly — a vehicle which demands attention as much for its iconic styling as its performance specs.
A three-quarter front view of a 2011 Rolls-Royce Ghost

OCTOBER 2011

Range Rover Evoque 5-Door
Featuring sweeping lines and a small, city-friendly size, the Range Rover Evoque 5-Door is versatile, visually appealing and adept off-road thanks to its advanced Terrain Response System.
A three-quarter front view of a 2012 Range Rover Evoque 5-Door

NOVEMBER 2011

Infiniti IPL G Coupe
As the first vehicle in the high-powered Infiniti Performance Line, this quick sports coupe keeps up with its competition, offering ample horsepower and responsive handling.
A three-quarter front view of a 2012 Infiniti IPL G Coupe

DECEMBER 2011

Volkswagen Beetle Turbo
With the Beetle Turbo, the iconic coupe's stock inline 5-cylinder is replaced by an athletic yet efficient 200-horsepower, 2.0-liter turbocharged inline 4 with direct injection.
A three-quarter rear view of a red 2012 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo

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