Ford F-150 Lightning
27
Apr
2022
Posted in New Models

10 Reasons for Purchasing the Ford F-150 Lightning

The Ford F-150 Lightning is an all-electric take on a traditional full-size pickup truck. Introduced in early 2021, production began in April 2022. The first-year model is sold out, but reservations for subsequent years will soon open. 10 Reasons If…

2022 Hyundai Sonata N-Line
26
Apr
2022
Posted in New Vehicle Reviews Specifications

Taking the N-Line With the Hyundai Sonata

The midsize Hyundai Sonata remains a strong contender in its segment with standard, hybrid, and performance models available. This model seats five comfortably, offers several powertrain choices, and has one of the best interiors in its class. The infotainment is…

VINFAST
22
Apr
2022
Posted in News

VinFast is Coming to America

VinFast, an upstart automaker from Vietnam, will enter the U.S. market this year. The company, founded in 2017 by Vingroup, is currently producing vehicles in its home country. Later this year, two all-electric SUVs arrive stateside, models that will later…

2022 Nissan Frontier
21
Apr
2022
Posted in New Vehicle Reviews Specifications

Nissan Frontier: True, Blue Midsize Pickup Truck

The midsize pickup truck market is booming as customers rediscover the offerings on hand. After seemingly appearing to fade away, a rash of new offerings starting in the mid-2010s revived the segment. The Nissan Frontier is the latest of a…

child in car seat
20
Apr
2022
Posted in Driving Tips

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. However, even with children safely in place, one significant and overlooked hazard may be lying in wait: heatstroke. Heatstroke can…

19
Apr
2022
Posted in Special

4 Top Third-Party Automotive Suppliers

While most car parts are produced in-house, other manufacturers also develop and supply a myriad of components. These producers vary wildly in scope, from third parties with a singular specialization, to another car manufacturer entirely. Four Noteworthy Automotive Suppliers Without…

15
Apr
2022
Posted in Car Buying Tips

Gap Coverage May Save You Thousands of Dollars

Here’s a thought: you buy a new car and within months it is stolen or totaled following an accident. You believe that your insurance coverage is excellent, but are soon rudely awakened when your finance company sends you a bill…

Subaru WRX
12
Apr
2022
Posted in New Vehicle Reviews Specifications

Highlights of the 2022 Subaru WRX

Compact performance models are no longer common fare, at least not from the mainstream manufacturers. Ford exited the market a few years back when it decided to keep the Focus out of the U.S. market. Also, Chevrolet and Dodge no…

Toyota Corolla
09
Apr
2022
Posted in Reader Stories

Why the Toyota Corolla Is the Best Car Ever Built

I would like to preface this article by saying, I miss my Corolla. It was about as cookie-cutter as they come, being a silver 2013 LE with an automatic. I was 16 when my parents bought the car for my…

number eight
08
Apr
2022
Posted in Maintenance & Repairs

8 Things to Look for in an Auto Body Repair Shop

It is safe to assume that most people do not enjoy bringing their cars in for repairs. If you do not already have a go-to spot, finding the right repair shop might prove difficult — and a hassle. Estimates can…

Mazda CX-30
06
Apr
2022
Posted in New Vehicle Reviews Specifications

Mazda CX-30: Refined and Pricey

The subcompact crossover utility market is flooded with models with every manufacturer participating. At present, Mazda is represented by one entry, the CX-30, retiring the CX-3 last year. The duo was based on separate platforms with the latter offering a…

04
Apr
2022
Posted in Driving Tips

Changes to Your Driving Habits That’ll Keep You Safer on the Road

Just one mistake behind the wheel or a moment of distraction can prove disastrous. Sadly, more than 3 million Americans are injured in car accidents annually with another 42,000 killed according to the federal government. Avoiding becoming a grisly statistic…

01
Apr
2022
Posted in Car Buying Tips

Car Loan Essentials & Requirements

If you are in the market for a new car, most likely you will finance one. After all, few people can come up with the funds necessary for an all-cash deal. Financing, though, is fairly straightforward. This means there are…

Car dealer and customer shaking hands
31
Mar
2022
Posted in Car Buying Tips

What is a Program Car?

What is a program car? That’s a good question and it is a term that is unfamiliar to most consumers. In brief, a program car is a used vehicle, one that was used by a car dealer for an executive…

29
Mar
2022
Posted in Maintenance & Repairs

How To Test Ignition Coils With A Multimeter

Ignition coils act as an electrical transformer that amplifies the battery voltage to generate sparks. If it is faulty, the engine may misfire, backfire, have rough idle, or experience sudden power loss. You need to test the ignition coils when…

circuit board
28
Mar
2022
Posted in Engineering & Technology

The Ways Semiconductors Can Help a Vehicle’s Performance

Modern life wouldn’t be the same without semiconductors. Everyone knows that semiconductors are used to make chips for computers. They’re used in storage devices, microprocessors, and GPUs, but they are also used in other aspects of life too. Lightbulbs utilize…

Hurricane Engine
25
Mar
2022
Posted in News

What We Know About the Stellantis Hurricane Engine

A hurricane is brewing, but in this situation, it is entirely man-made. Precisely, the Hurricane that arrives this fall will not come from the Atlantic, although it will originate near the Gulf. The Gulf of Mexico, that is. Stellantis, a…

Nissan Juke
24
Mar
2022
Posted in Commentary

A Wholesale Shift to EVs is Not a Given

Nissan and EVs…what is planned. A complete switch to full electrification is planned by many automakers, with some expecting to reach that goal as early as 2030. Making the switch means investing tens of billions of dollars in research and…

spark plug
21
Mar
2022
Posted in Car Maintenance Tips

Oil On Spark Plug Threads | Diagnose and Fix

There is nothing pleasant about having oil on your spark plug. As we know, spark plugs play a crucial role in your petrol-powered vehicle’s ignition system. On the other hand, oil is a lubricant that prevents friction amongst the car’s…

18
Mar
2022
Posted in Special

The U.S. Army Aims for Net Zero

It might come as a surprise, but the U.S. Army also wants to join the “net-zero” movement in an attempt to curb pesky emissions and, ultimately, help to save the globe. The Army carefully conceived a plan which should be…