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Lada
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Renault’s Russian Lada Quandary

Lada is not an automotive brand most people are familiar with. But if you are a Russophile, particularly one for…

Hyundai Venue
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On the Road With a 2022 Hyundai Venue

Finding any new vehicle for under $20,000 is almost impossible these days. Higher prices and expanded tech and safety equipment…

Cadillac Lyriq
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GM Begins Production of Cadillac Lyriq EV

Updated May 16, 2022, to reflect EPA-estimated range, pricing, and incentives. The Cadillac marque has gallantly served as GM’s luxury…

junk car
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5 Ways the Pandemic has Doubled the Value of Junk Cars

It’s been general knowledge for years that once you drive that new car off the lot, it loses value until…

Renault Alaskan
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What is the Renault Alaskan?

In a brilliant display of car culture, the Renault Alaskan aimed to expand Renault’s current world-leading presence regarding light commercial…

DMC DeLorean
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Petersen Automotive Museum Features Motorized Hollywood Icons

Petersen Automotive Museum expands its collection of Hollywood rides. Think “Hollywood Icons” and names such as Greta Garbo, James Stewart,…

 1 Comment on How to Rent a Car if You’re Under 25
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How to Rent a Car if You’re Under 25

If you fly to a fun destination or your ride breaks down, renting a car has you covered. But not…

car crash
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IIHS Recognizes Safest 2022 Vehicles

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) announced this month the vehicle models that it deems safest. Backed by the…

Ford Ranger Raptor
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Coming to America: Ford Ranger Raptor!

Rumors that the Ford Ranger Raptor would arrive stateside have percolated for months. Yesterday, the news boiled over when CEO…

Tesla Dealer
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Brand Value: Tesla Shows Strongest Growth

We love our brands and often base our purchases on recognition. Indeed, household names such as General Electric, DuPont, and…

Lexus UX Hybrid
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Kia, Buick Top J.D. Power Dependability Survey

Vehicle dependability is a huge consideration for consumers and who can blame them? After all, we expect our new rides…

Alfa Romeo Tonale
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Introducing the 2023 Alfa Romeo Tonale

Seven years is a long time between new models for an automotive brand. Then again, we are talking about Alfa…

Lordstown Endurance
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Lordstown Endurance: Ready, Set, Go?

Lordstown Motors may release the Endurance later this year. Bringing a new vehicle to the market is fraught with challenges….

Chevrolet Spark
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Lights Out on the Chevrolet Spark

  America’s most inexpensive car is the Chevrolet Spark, an import from South Korea that is also one of the…

Edsel Ford
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Ford Marks 100th Anniversary of Lincoln Ownership

Today marks an important milestone in the history of the Lincoln Motor Company. Precisely 100 years ago, the Ford Motor…

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Daimler Rebrands as Mercedes-Benz AG

Daimler AG, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, has a new name. As of February 1, 2022, the company is formally…

gas pump
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Get Ready for $4/Gallon Gasoline

After a brief reprieve, gas prices are on the rise again, averaging $3.37 per gallon as January 2022 draws to…

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Used Car Availability Up, But So Are Prices

Used car prices continue to rise, averaging $28,205 in December 2021 according to Kelley Blue Book. Prices are up 28…

2023 Cadillac Escalade-V
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Not Done Yet: 2023 Cadillac Escalade Earns Coveted V-Series Model

The pinnacle of Cadillac performance is the V Series, especially the Blackwing sequence. Both the CT4 and CT5 sedans offer…

NAIAS
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After a Prolonged Absence, the Detroit Auto Show (NAIAS) Returns September 2022

The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), also known as the Detroit Auto Show, is slated to return in September…

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Ford, Honda Are 2022 NACTOY Award Winners

For the second consecutive year, the Ford Motor Company won two of the three North American Car and Truck of…

2021
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Snapshot: 2021 U.S. Auto Sales

The figures are in for 2021 U.S. auto sales and the numbers are revealing. We learned that Toyota overtook GM…

Chevrolet Silverado EV
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Chevrolet Debuts the 2024 Silverado EV

Chevrolet took the wraps off the Silverado EV at the 2022 CES and we’re eager to share what we know…

Chrysler Airflow Logo
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Chrysler Will Become an All-Electric Brand by 2028

The Chrysler marque has fallen on hard times lately, obscured under Fiat Chrysler and seemingly threatened with the emergence of…

Ford F-150 Lightning
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Doubled Capacity: Ford F-150 Lightning

One of the most hotly anticipated new pickup truck models is not the in-production GMC Hummer EV nor is it…

BrightDrop EV600 for FedEx
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GM Delivers First BrightDrop EVs to FedEx

BrightDrop, which is GM’s commercial EV arm, delivered the first five of its EV600 vehicles to FedEx this month. The…

Lexus RZ 450e
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At a Glance: The Electric Lexus RZ 450e

Toyota Motor Corporation announced this week that the company is investing $70 billion to move the automaker toward an electrified…

TBMNC
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Toyota Makes a Home in North Carolina With an EV Battery Plant

Toyota Motor North America announced on Monday that it selected a site near Liberty, NC, for its new electric vehicle…

Nissan Electric
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Nissan Outlines Electrification Pivot

Automotive manufacturers are busy making plans to switch to electrification, with investments in the tens of billions of dollars expected….

Toyota bZ4X
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The Toyota bZ4X BEV Rolls Out Spring 2022

An all-new electric vehicle model is on the way, with a spring 2022 arrival set. Dubbed the Toyota bZ4X, the…