The 2014 Chevrolet SS replaced the Pontiac G8. Based on the VF Holden Commodore, the SS has a 6.2-litre LS3 V8 with 415hp (309kW) and 415 lb-ft (563Nm).
The fifth-gen Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 has a track honed aero package, a 7-liter V8, 6-speed manual, 19-inch alloys, and carbon ceramic brakes.
Sold only in California and New York, the Honda Accord PHEV was made only for the 2014 and 2015. With a 6.7kWh battery, it had 15mi (24km) EV range.
The third-gen Toyota Highlander debuted at the 2013 New York Auto Show and entered production in December. Available with I4, V6 and hybrid drivetrains.
The MK49 Jeep Compass received a new front end in 2011 that swapped startled headlights for something very similar to that on the Grand Cherokee.
The KL Mitsubishi Diamante, which debuted in 2013, featured a radical restyle by Olivier Boulay with a twin nostril grille and oversized headlights.
Based on the B6 Passat, the Volkswagen CC has swoopier styling, frameless windows and sportier demeanor. The 2012 facelift gave it a more corporate look.
The V37 Infiniti Q50 replaces the G and is sold as the Skyline in Japan. The RWD/AWD sedan is available with an I4 or V6, and diesel or hybrid models too.
Like the equivalent Pathfinder, the Infiniti QX60 Hybrid has a 20hp electric motor and a supercharged 2.5-liter I-4 engine for total of 250hp/243 lb-ft.
The E180 Toyota Auris Touring (wagon/estate) followed up the E180 Auris hatch from 2012. Available with diesel, gas and hybrid drivetrains.