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Volvo V60 Wagon to Come to US

Volvo V60 Wagon to Come to US

For many people, Swedish carmaker Volvo is synonymous with boxy station wagons.  However, they haven't sold a true wagon in the U.S ... read more »
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2014 Cadillac CTS is the "Total Package"

The redesigned 2014 Cadillac CTS sedan made its New York Auto Show debut Tuesday evening at the Frederick P. Rose Hall at Lincoln Center. The ... read more »
There Can Be Only One Redesigned 2014 Toyota Highlander

There Can Be Only One Redesigned 2014 Toyota Highlander

Toyota pulled the wraps off the completely redesigned 2014 Toyota Highlander this morning at the New York Auto Show. The 2014 Highlander will compete against ... read more »
Refreshed 2014 Buick LaCrosse Revealed

Refreshed 2014 Buick LaCrosse Revealed

Buick unveiled a refreshed version of the 2014 LaCrosse Monday at the New York International Auto Show. This is the first significant refresh of the ... read more »
Affordable Small Cars Attract Young Buyers

Affordable Small Cars Attract Young Buyers

Edmunds and R.L. Polk released a study on Wednesday that found the percentage of 18-34 year olds purchasing South Korean and U.S. brand ... read more »
NY Auto Show Debuts Signal Greater Refinement, Better Fuel Economy

NY Auto Show Debuts Signal Greater Refinement, Better Fuel Economy

The New York International Auto Show starts next week at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. Many of the new and redesigned models ... read more »
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Subaru Unveiling First Hybrid Vehicle and New High-Performance Concept at New York Auto Show

Subaru Unveiling First Hybrid Vehicle and New High-Performance Concept at New York Auto Show

Subaru will introduce the XV Crosstrek Hybrid at the New York International Auto Show March 28. The XV Crosstrek Hybrid will be the automaker’s first ... read more »
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Subaru says the Current Crop of Pet Harnesses are for the Dogs

Subaru is taking strides to ensure that passengers with two and four legs are as safe as possible in a crash. The automaker recently partnered ... read more »
Dodge Challenger Recalled for Fire Risk

Dodge Challenger Recalled for Fire Risk

Chrysler Group has issued a recall for 4,459 2013 Challenger sports cars from its Dodge brand. In a statement, Chrysler Group says the wiring ... read more »
Do New TV Commercials Help Buick Target Younger Audience?

Do New TV Commercials Help Buick Target Younger Audience?

In an effort to promote the Buick brand to younger car shoppers, Buick debuted a new commercial featuring its new 2013 Buick Encore called “Dinosauria” ... read more »
Honda, Nissan Issue Recalls

Honda, Nissan Issue Recalls

Separate recalls have been issued for approximately 183,000 Honda/Acura models and an unspecified number of Nissan/Infiniti models. Honda’s recall affects 101,000 ... read more »
New Volvo Safety Feature Steers Clear of Cyclists

New Volvo Safety Feature Steers Clear of Cyclists

If you live in a major city, you know that trying to avoid hitting pedestrians and bicyclists is tricky because in crowded city streets, they ... read more »
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Buying "American" Could Mean Buying Foreign

In a new survey conducted by Harris Interactive, 75 percent of those surveyed considered a product American if it was manufactured in the U.S ... read more »
The 2013 Best Cars for Families

The 2013 Best Cars for Families

A little over a year ago, I had my first child. Since she came along, I've tested more than 50 cars, with my daughter ... read more »
New Infiniti Hybrid Set to Debut at New York Auto Show

New Infiniti Hybrid Set to Debut at New York Auto Show

Infiniti announced Friday that the all-new 2014 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid will debut March 27 at the New York International Auto Show. The CUV will be ... read more »
Ford, Subaru Issue Recalls

Ford, Subaru Issue Recalls

Ford and Subaru have issued separate recalls, impacting 196,500 Ford and Mercury models and 47,419 Subaru models. Ford’s recall applies to 2004 to ... read more »
2014 Subaru Forester Named IIHS Top Safety Pick

2014 Subaru Forester Named IIHS Top Safety Pick

The 2014 Subaru Forester has been named a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. This means the affordable compact SUV earned ... read more »
More Subprime Car Buyers Approved for Auto Loans

More Subprime Car Buyers Approved for Auto Loans

Experian Automotive released its State of the Automotive Finance Market report Tuesday, which shows that more subprime car buyers were able to secure auto loans ... read more »
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VW Golf Wins European Car of the Year, New Golf Models to Come to U.S.

VW Golf Wins European Car of the Year, New Golf Models to Come to U.S.

The Volkswagen Golf has been named European Car of The Year at the Geneva Motor Show. The Detroit Bureau reports, "The seventh-generation VW hatchback soundly ... read more »
March Car Buyers Should Expect Good Deals

March Car Buyers Should Expect Good Deals

Vehicle manufacturers sold 1.19 million vehicles in the U.S. in February, which is an increase of 4 percent over the previous year, according ... read more »
Jeep Cherokee Revealed Ahead of N.Y. Auto Show Debut

Jeep Cherokee Revealed Ahead of N.Y. Auto Show Debut

Chrysler Group pulled the cover off the all-new Jeep Cherokee SUV last week, ahead of the model’s official unveiling at the New York International Auto ... read more »