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U.S. To Have Greater Voice In VW Product Development, New SUV Planned

U.S. To Have Greater Voice In VW Product Development, New SUV Planned

It’s no secret auto giant Volkswagen is still a small fish in the all-important U.S. market, but the automaker is determined to alleviate the issue, going so far as to develop distinct models aimed squarely at American customers. Volkswagen’s sales tally for the U.S. in 2010 topped just... read more

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2011 Dodge Durango Crew

2011 Dodge Durango Earns IIHS' Top Safety Pick Award

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has just named the new-for-2011 Dodge Durango mid-size SUV a Top Safety Pick. The Durango, a three-row, seven-passenger SUV... read more August 3, 2011 by  0


 
NICB's Hot Wheels

1994 Honda Accord Tops List Of Most Stolen Vehicles In 2010

It’s a dubious distinction, especially for one of the perennial best-selling family cars in the United States, but the 1994 Honda Accord tops the list of most stolen... read more August 2, 2011 by  0


 
2012 Mazda CX-5

2012 Mazda CX-5: First Look

Mazda is giving consumers an advance look at its brand-new compact crossover, the 2012 CX-5, ahead of its world debut at next month’s 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show. For... read more August 2, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Ford Explorer

July 2011 Car Sales: It's The Economy, Stupid

Car sales reports are rolling in today from auto manufacturers, even as the nation's leaders struggle with a compromise to keep America's economy from falling into default... read more August 2, 2011 by  4


 
2011 Nissan Altima sedan

2011-2012 Nissan Altima: Recall Alert

Nissan is recalling some 2011-2012 Altima sedans over concerns that a front suspension bolt may have been improperly tightened. According to the Detroit News, the recall... read more August 1, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Toyota Camry Hybrid

Japan’s Car Sales Hit New Low In July

The aftermath of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami in Japan has resulted in new car sales in that country dropping almost 28 percent in July to just 241,472 vehicles... read more August 1, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Volkswagen GTI 4-door HB DSG PZEV Side Exterior View

Best Family Cars for First-Time Dads

So you're going to be a first-time dad. Mazel tov! To say your life will change is a monumental understatement, and it extends beyond kid-friendly furniture and converting... read more August 1, 2011 by  1


 
2011 Volvo S60 4-door Sedan Temperature Controls

Opinion: Make Collision Avoidance Systems Mandatory

When I was a teenager back in the '80s, we relied almost exclusively on the car to get us around. It was the car because the bus was slow and infrequent. Furthermore, a car... read more July 31, 2011 by  11


 
2010 Camaro SS accident

DARE-Truck-Pulling Cop Arrested, Charged With DUI

It almost seems like a case of “Can you believe this?” Unfortunately, this story is true. A cop pulling a DARE (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) truck sideswiped... read more July 30, 2011 by  8


 
2011 Lexus RX 350

2011 Lexus RX 350: Recall Alert

Toyota is recalling some 32 2011 model year Lexus RX 350 crossover SUVs to replace brake actuator units. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration... read more July 29, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Ford Mustang GT 5.0

What Is Your Favorite High-Horsepower, Low-Dollar Car? #YouTellUs

While we know the world is blowing up with BMW i news, we didn't want people to forget about good old V-8s. From the Ford Mustang and Chevrolet Camaro to the Dodge Challenger... read more July 29, 2011 by  3


 
2001 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 coupe

Tell Us What Your Favorite Chevrolet Is #YouTellUs

Chevrolet is about to turn 100 old. In that 100 years the brand has touched many lives and has acquired many loyal fans. From the Camaro to the Chevelle, the Bow Tie has... read more July 28, 2011 by  0


 
100 Years of Chevrolet

A 28-MPG Ford Explorer, Hyundai Azera, Chevy Turns 100: Car News Headlines

The 2012 Ford Explorer's Ecoboost four-cylinder earns a class-leading 28-mpg EPA highway rating. [TheCarConnection] As it turns out, car buyers want better fuel economy... read more July 28, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Scion tC 2-door HB Man (Natl) Steering Wheel

2011 Scion tC: Is Scion Curbing Your Enthusiasm?

Toyota's Gen Y arm, Scion, has been a bit of a mystery to me, but not because of the product. The xB, xD and tC in their first generation were really on the mark when it came... read more July 28, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Ford Explorer

Ford Explorer With 2.0-Liter EcoBoost Scores 28 MPG Fuel Economy

The 2011 Ford Explorer is now the most fuel-efficient seven-seat SUV on the market thanks to the addition of its four-cylinder EcoBoost engine option, which enables the big... read more July 28, 2011 by  6


 

 
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