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2014 BMW X5

Redesigned 2014 BMW X5 Gets Pricier

BMW announced this week that the redesigned 2014 X5 SUV will start at $53,725, including destination, which represents an increase of $5,300 over ... read more »
2014 Cadillac XTS

2014 Cadillac XTS to Get Twin-Turbo V6

If you have a lead foot and a need for speed, the 2014 Cadillac XTS Vsport has you covered with a new twin-turbo V6 engine ... read more »
2014 Mazda3

Mazda Unveils Redesigned 2014 Mazda3

Mazda officially introduced the all-new 2014 Mazda3 hatchback at a press event in New York today. The automaker says in a press release that the ... read more »
Ford F-150

Ford F-150 is Most American-Made Vehicle

The Ford F-150 took the top spot away from the four-year champ, the Toyota Camry, on Cars.com’s 2013 American-Made Index. Cars.com ranks models ... read more »
Back-Up Camera

Federal Government Delays Rule for Mandatory Back-Up Camera in New Vehicles

A possible requirement for automakers to put standard back-up cameras in all their new vehicles has been delayed again. This time, the deadline for the ... read more »
2014 Honda Accord Hybrid

2014 Honda Accord Hybrid Expected to Get 47 Combined MPG

Honda released initial fuel economy estimates for its all-new 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid Wednesday. The EPA hasn’t announced official ratings yet, but Honda says it ... read more »
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2013 Porsche Boxster S

GM Improves Rank in J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

If you’re in the market for a new Porsche, GMC, Lexus, Infiniti or Chevrolet vehicle, you should be happy with your purchase, as these brands ... read more »
Up to 1.56 Million Jeep Owners Will Get Free Trailer Hitches

Up to 1.56 Million Jeep Owners Will Get Free Trailer Hitches

Chrysler Group has agreed to honor the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s request to recall Jeep Grand Cherokee and Liberty SUVs, but only after NHTSA ... read more »
Infotainment controls in the 2014 Ford

Ford Upgrading MyFord Touch

Responding to customer complaints and sliding ratings in quality surveys, Ford is making changes to its MyFord Touch infotainment system, including adding buttons. Autoblog writes ... read more »
GM Recalling 193,652 Midsize SUVs

GM Recalling 193,652 Midsize SUVs

General Motors is recalling 193,652 SUVs over concern that a short circuit could cause a fire. The recall affects 2006-2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy ... read more »
2014 Cadillac CTS sedan

GM Prices the Redesigned 2014 Cadillac CTS Sedan at $46,025

General Motors has announced that the all-new 2014 Cadillac CTS sedan will start at $46,025 after a $925 destination charge, which is $6,035 ... read more »
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Chrysler Has Limited Time to Respond to NHTSA Recall Request

Chrysler Group LLC has just a few more days to formally respond to a request from the government's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to ... read more »
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distracted driving

AAA Study Shows Hands-Free Devices Are Not Distraction-Free

The American Automobile Association (AAA) and the University of Utah recently conducted a study on distracted driving. The study focused on the mental workload and ... read more »
iOS in the car

Apple iOS 7 Drives Car Technology into the Future

Technophiles get excited every time Apple holds a press conference. Yesterday’s announcement of the new iOS 7 operating system has people talking, mostly about the ... read more »
GM free maintenance program

General Motors Entices Car Shoppers with Free Maintenance Program

General Motors announced a free maintenance program for certain 2014 Chevrolet, Buick and GMC vehicles. Free routine maintenance will be covered for up to two ... read more »
Best Car Deals, June 2013

Best Car Deals, June 2013

Just in time for the weekend, most car companies have released June car deals and incentives. Pent-up demand is keeping new car sales strong, which ... read more »
Chrysler Recalling 430,000 Jeeps

Chrysler Recalling 430,000 Jeeps

Chrysler Group announced two separate Jeep recalls affecting three models yesterday. These recalls are not related to our story from earlier in the week about ... read more »
2014 Toyota Corolla

Will the Redesigned 2014 Toyota Corolla Bring Happiness?

This evening, Toyota revealed the all-new 2014 Toyota Corolla. Leading up to tonight, Toyota has been using social media to show off different parts of ... read more »
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In-car technology

Studies Say Car Buyers Want to Stay Connected

Two new studies by Cisco and J.D. Power and Associates show what car buyers want from their next vehicle. J.D. Power and Associates’ ... read more »
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Chrysler Denies NHTSA's Request to Recall 2.7 Million Jeep Vehicles

When the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration requests a recall, automakers usually comply. However, Chrysler Group is refusing NHTSA’s request for the automaker to recall ... read more »
The 2014 Cadillac ATS.  Cadillac posted

Auto Sales Strong in May

May sales numbers show a robust month of new car sales. While that's good news for car companies, new car transaction prices were also ... read more »
2013 Nissan Leaf

Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Owners Could Pay Additional Taxes

If you live in a state that charges gasoline tax and you drive an electric or hybrid vehicle, you may have to start paying extra ... read more »