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24
Mar
2023
Posted in Special

We Visual the Next-Generation Toyota Tacoma & Toyota 4Runner

All-new versions of the midsize Toyota Tacoma pickup truck and the midsize Toyota 4Runner SUV are on the way. We expect the next-generation Tacoma to launch for the 2024 model year, followed by the 4Runner a year later. Both models…

Sixth-generation Chevrolet Camaro
22
Mar
2023
Posted in News

Last Call: 2024 Chevrolet Camaro

Chevrolet announces the end of the road for the gas-powered Camaro. The modern muscle car era is winding down. Ever since the Dodge Challenger returned in 2008 and the Chevrolet Camaro two years later, customers have had three models for…

2023 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon 170
21
Mar
2023
Posted in Articles

Final “Last Call” Dodge Challenger Demon 170 Produces 1,025 HP!

The end is nigh for the Dodge Challenger! Production of Mopar’s muscle cars ends this year, but not before seven special “last call” variants roll out. Until this week, we knew the names and attributes of the first six, while…

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17
Mar
2023
Posted in Specifications

Midsize 2023 Nissan Sedans: Altima v. Maxima

It doesn’t take an expert to understand that the sedan market is in a freefall. Consumers continue to purchase utility vehicles in record numbers, thus sedan models are disappearing. Nissan, though, remains bullish on it four-door cars, offering not one,…

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14
Mar
2023
Posted in News

IIHS Finds Back Seat Passenger Safety Lacking in Most Midsize SUVs

Midsize crossover utility vehicles often serve as the family vehicle of choice. But unlike sedans, these vehicles have unique safety challenges based on their design and profile. One of the challenges is rear-seat passenger protection, an area recently tested by…

Two-Barrel Carburetor
10
Mar
2023
Posted in Maintenance & Repairs

How Does a Carburetor Work?

A carburetor is a device used in internal combustion engines to mix air and fuel in the correct proportion for efficient combustion. Up until the 1990s, carburetors were widely used in gasoline engines powering automobiles, motorcycles, and other vehicles before…

Ford Escape Hybrids
08
Mar
2023
Posted in New Models Specifications

15 Things We Love About the Ford Escape

The Ford Escape is a compact crossover utility vehicle, introduced in 2001 and updated several times since. It is one of the most popular models in its segment and can be had in gasoline, hybrid, or plug-in hybrid configurations. The…

Ford Bronco Everglades
06
Mar
2023
Posted in New Models Specifications

12 Attributes of the Ford Bronco Four-Door

Twenty-five years after the last Ford Bronco was offered, an all-new model debuted in 2021. The latest Bronco pays tribute to the original in style but is a thoroughly modern sport utility vehicle with a powerful stance and off-road prowess….

Tesla
02
Mar
2023
Posted in News

Mexico Garners New Tesla Plant

Electric vehicle maker Tesla continues its global push to make EVs available everywhere. This week, Tesla announced that it chose Mexico for the location for its next gigafactory. The new plant will be built in Mexico and join three U.S.,…

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28
Feb
2023
Posted in Articles

Heated Seat Subscriptions and Other Follies

Vehicle-based subscriptions are here. Heated seats, audio system upgrades, and even performance boosts may soon cost consumers extra, but not as part of a one-time option or package upgrade. If certain automakers have their way, you’ll soon be charged a…

Cadillac Blackwing Models
27
Feb
2023
Posted in New Models Specifications

Dueling Cadillac Sedans: CT4 & CT5!

Cadillac is GM’s luxury brand and is as such positioned to compete against the top luxury marques in the world. These include Audi, BMW, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, and a more recent addition, Genesis. Like its competitors, Cadillac offers a wide range…

Ram 1500 TRX
22
Feb
2023
Posted in New Models Specifications

About the 2023 Ram 1500

Since its 2011 separation from Dodge, the Ram brand has gone from strength to strength. Its primary model, though, is the Ram 1500, a full-size pickup truck that’s enjoyed record sales in recent years. Much credit is given to style…

Ford F-150 Raptor R
20
Feb
2023
Posted in New Models Specifications

About the 2023 Ford F-150

The Ford F-Series remains the best-selling model among full-size pickup trucks. That’s no surprise given that GM splits its trucks between two brands – Chevrolet and GMC. Nevertheless, the F-150 maintains its top position thanks to a dazzling number of…

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17
Feb
2023
Posted in Articles

Money Saving Car Insurance Discounts for College Students

Car insurance tips for college students. If you’re a college student or the parent of one, driving a car while enrolled in higher education courses has its benefits. Insurance companies recognize that students offer a lower risk than most drivers…

Chevrolet Silverado 1500
15
Feb
2023
Posted in New Models Specifications

About the 2023 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is a full-size pickup truck, a model that’s available in numerous configurations. In 1999, the Silverado replaced the previous C/K and, along with the similar GMC Sierra 1500, it represents GM’s fleet of large pickups. The…

shock absorber
13
Feb
2023
Posted in Maintenance & Repairs

Shock, Struts, and Signs of Wear

Shocks and struts are both components of a vehicle’s suspension system, but they serve different functions. Shocks, or shock absorbers, are designed to control the bouncing of the suspension and provide a smooth ride by dampening the movement of the…

2023 Dodge Challenger GT AWD
10
Feb
2023
Posted in New Models Specifications

About the 2023 Dodge Challenger

The Dodge Challenger is a large, sport coupe, a model this Stellantis brand pairs with the Dodge Charger sedan. The duo delivers an unusual and potent 1-2 punch in a segment that has seen better days. For 2023 the Challenger…

Ford Mustang
09
Feb
2023
Posted in New Models Specifications

About the 2023 Ford Mustang

The Ford Mustang needs no introduction. After all, it has served as America’s pony car for nearly six decades. Over the years, the Mustang has seen the usual changes, yet its iconic handsome looks have evolved successfully from generation to…

2023 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2
08
Feb
2023
Posted in Maintenance & Repairs

What’s the Difference Between Unibody and Body-on-Frame?

Unibody and Body-on-Frame are two different construction methods used in vehicles. The first choice dominants the market today, while the second can be found in certain pickup trucks and SUVs. There are advantages and disadvantages with each, which is why…

Enterprise Rent-a-car
07
Feb
2023
Posted in Car Buying Tips

Advantages and Disadvantages of Purchasing a Rental Car

With new car prices shooting through the roof, consumers would do well to examine their used vehicle options. One of the more popular choices is rental car vehicles owned by Hertz, Avis, Enterprise, and others. A rental car is typically…