Of course Toyota is first to debut a mainstream hybrid CUV.

I've been wondering when the hell mainstream brands would bring hybrid variants of their CUVs (i.e. the Ford Escape) to market. The taillights and blue color on the 2016 RAV4 Hybrid in this pic look pretty spiffy; it would've been nice if this were around when my folks were shopping for a new car a couple years back. » 3/29/15 8:05pm Yesterday 8:05pm

I think it's entirely reasonable; when I have the opportunity to get a new DD, I'll be sure to prioritize interior finish (for the price) and ergonomics. While I don't have many complaints about the materials in the 2012 Focus 5-speed that I DD, the placement of the heated-seat controls in the 5-speed cars is utterly… » 3/28/15 5:12pm Saturday 5:12pm

That sort of alignment stuff has happened before; the pre-production Viper GTS that they used in their C6 ZR1 vs. Viper GTS comparo apparently had a bad alignment (I think it was in the rear right). » 3/19/15 11:59pm 3/19/15 11:59pm