Month: July 2019

Truck Payload and Towing:
What’s the Difference?

Shop for a pickup truck and you’ll find a bunch of numbers associated with that vehicle. And we’re not just…

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What’s the Difference?
   
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Efficient Hatchback:
2019 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid

We’ve passed the tipping point where crossovers and similar people movers are outselling cars across the United States. Truly, the…

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2019 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
   
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History of the Volkswagen Bus

Years before the Volkswagen (VW) Microbus was associated with hippies, free love and protests against the Vietnam War, it served…

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First-Ever Toyota Corolla Hybrid Debuts

A Corolla Hybrid for your consideration. The Prius launched Toyota into the hybrid sphere, a market it has controlled for…

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How to Prepare Your Car for a
Long, Hot Summer

Extreme weather can take its toll on your car, making it difficult to get it started on cold mornings and…

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Long, Hot Summer
   
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Mid-Engine Marvel: C8 Corvette Debuts

Fifty years after NASA launched its first moonshot, GM follows with one of its own. An all-new Chevrolet Corvette was…

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So Long, Farewell to the C7 Corvette

America’s love affair with the Corvette began in 1953 and continues today. It is this country’s quintessential sports car, something…

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Child Heatstroke Dangers and Your Car

Parents and caregivers understand the importance of restraining children in their car booster seats, an effective way to protect youngsters…

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One Fine Week With a
Mercedes-AMG C43 Coupe

AMG is the performance side of Mercedes-Benz, thus all such models are known as Mercedes-AMG, with Benz not even mentioned….

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2017 Kia Sorento.

How to Make a Trade In for a New Lease

Think “trade in” and your mind probably equates that action with purchasing a new car. Although the majority of trade-ins…

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Lemon Law Guidance for
New Vehicle Owners

When you purchase a new car, you expect it to operate as planned. However, some models are prone to problems…

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The History of the Pontiac Fiero

In the 1980s General Motors produced a mid-engine, two-seat sports car and named it the Pontiac Fiero. Just as the…

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Volkswagen Arteon:
CC Spiritual Successor

You may count yourself among the consumers who have shifted their new vehicle purchase decisions from cars to utility vehicles,…

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CC Spiritual Successor
   
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History of the Honda Civic

A casual look at the automotive landscape over the past half-century and you will see how the Japanese automakers have…

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Off-Road Prowess: GMC Sierra AT4

Updated December 7, 2020, to reflect diesel engine availability and performance. GMC is GM’s “professional grade” brand, a tagline that…

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The Life and Death of the Saturn Brand

Once billed as “a different kind of car company,” Saturn was originally a standalone car company, one wholly owned by…

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