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Jeep, Chrysler, Acura 9-Speed Automatics: Supplier ZF Offers Tips

Jeep, Chrysler, Acura 9-Speed Automatics: Supplier ZF Offers Tips

The arrival of nine-speed automatic transmissions—with some hiccups in tuning—in several mass-market models this past year has led some to wonder whether more speeds is necessarily a step forward. While the better mileage and stronger acceleration that more speeds can allow...

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2015 Pied Piper Prospect Satisfaction Index

Mercedes-Benz Is Tops In Shopper Satisfaction, But Tesla? Not So Much [UPDATED]

Updated with info from Pied Piper regarding Tesla. See below. Today's auto market is a tough one for consumers. There are loads of great cars on the lots, and the differences... read more July 6, 2015 by 


 
2016 Acura MDX

2016 Acura MDX, Bentley GTC Speed, RAV4 Vs. Escape: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Acura MDX Review The 2016 Acura MDX remains one of the best luxury three-row SUVs, but the benefits of its new nine-speed automatic are unclear... read more July 6, 2015 by 


 
2015 Ford Escape

Toyota RAV4 Vs. Ford Escape: Compare Cars

The compact SUV segment is hot, hot, hot these days, and the Toyota RAV4 and Ford Escape are two of the longstanding pillars of the segment. Both have been around for more... read more July 4, 2015 by 


 
2011 Kia Sportage

2011 Kia Sportage Recalled For Electrical Flaw Affecting Brake Lights, Cruise Control

Kia Motors America is recalling select Sportage vehicles from the 2011 model year. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, some of... read more July 2, 2015 by 


 
BMW i8 hydrogen fuel cell concept

2015 Nissan Murano, July Fourth Driving, BMW i8 Fuel Cell Car: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2015 Nissan Murano Review The 2015 Nissan Murano mid-size crossover is at once a charming outlier and a carefully designed inside job that, whichever... read more July 2, 2015 by 


 
2015 Ford Focus

2015 Ford Focus, Escape, C-Max Recalled To Ensure That Engines Turn Off

Ford Motor Company is recalling more than 432,000 Focus, Escape, and C-Max vehicles from the 2015 model year. According to the automaker, some of those vehicles suffer from a... read more July 2, 2015 by 


 
2016 Scion iA and 2016 Scion iM

Will Scion iA, iM Be The Hits Toyota Needs?

Scion needs a sales hit, and it needs it quickly. Launched 12 years ago, Toyota's youth-oriented division found initial success with the offbeat personality of its boxy xB... read more July 2, 2015 by 


 
Toyota Mirai showroom and hydrogen fueling station, Tokyo, Japan, May 2015

Toyota, Nissan, Honda To Spend $48 Million On Hydrogen Infrastructure: Will It Sell Fuel Cells?

Back in February, we reported that Honda, Nissan, and Toyota had joined forces to create a hydrogen fueling infrastructure in Japan. At the time, we had no details about what... read more July 1, 2015 by 


 
American flag

Yikes: July 4 Weekend To Be The Deadliest In Years

Millions of Americans are planning road trips for the upcoming holiday weekend. If history is any guide, though, hundreds of those travelers won't return home alive -- and... read more July 1, 2015 by 


 
2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S

Mercedes-AMG GT, Chevy Bolt, Jaguar F-Pace: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT Review The 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT is a bold, unlikely move aimed squarely at the Porsche 911. And it's a move AMG has completely... read more July 1, 2015 by 


 
2015 Nissan Murano

2015 Nissan Murano, Rogue Recalled To Fix Brakes, Labelling

Nissan has issued two unrelated recalls for 2015 models of the Nissan Murano and Nissan Rogue. While the former suffers from a problem with its anti-lock braking system... read more June 30, 2015 by 


 
Chevrolet Bolt EV concept, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Want A Chevrolet Bolt? You May Be Able To Get One Sooner Than You Thought

When the Chevrolet Bolt was unveiled earlier this year at the Detroit Auto Show, General Motors said that the long-range, all-electric hatchback would roll into showrooms... read more June 30, 2015 by 


 
Lamborghini Aventador LP 750-4 SuperVeloce

2016 GMC Terrain, 2016 Scion iM, Aventador SV Roadster: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 GMC Terrain Preview The GMC Terrain is one of two front-drive-based models offered in GMC's otherwise body-on-frame lineup. An alternative to... read more June 30, 2015 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen GTI

Audi TT Vs. Volkswagen Golf GTI: Compare Cars

At first glance, it might seem a bit odd comparing the Audi TT with the Volkswagen Golf GTI. Side by side, inside and out, and even from the driver's seat, these two models... read more June 29, 2015 by 


 
2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Durango Recalled To Check For Suspension Flaws

If you own a 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee or Dodge Durango, we've got good news and bad news. ALSO SEE: 2015 Honda CR-V Touring: Quick Drive The bad news is that more than 7,700... read more June 29, 2015 by 


 


 
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