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First Details Of 2011 Ford Explorer Four-Cylinder Trickle Out

First Details Of 2011 Ford Explorer Four-Cylinder Trickle Out

We've heard that Ford will be planning to install EcoBoost four- and six-cylinder engines in the upcoming 2011 Explorer SUV, and now we've got a few more details, especially as pertains to the the four-cylinder. It will be a 2.0-liter turbocharged unit with direct injection, and Ford claims it will... read more

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Ford Introduces Technology To Guard Against Crashes On Curvy Roads

Ford is introducing a new safety technology that the company says will reduces accidents that occur when drivers take corners too fast while behind the wheel of trucks, SUVs... read more June 28, 2010 by 

2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Driven: 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee

There's a clash of titans set for the end of this year, when the 2011 Ford Explorer makes its public debut after an endless teaser campaign on Facebook. Yes, that campaign... read more June 28, 2010 by 

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How Extended Warranties Work

Extended warranties are the automotive version of the hedge bet. You pay money up front so that if you experience some car failure down the road you won’t have to... read more June 23, 2010 by 


High Gear Media Gets #Social With Your #Car #News

Like the post-trendy hashtag? Get used to it, a lot, because High Gear Media's getting deeper into the social-media world of cars. Today, we're announcing an important new... read more June 16, 2010 by 

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Volkswagen Launches Teaser Web Site For Upcoming Jetta

Volkswagen has joined the social-media bandwagon. The company has set up a Web site on which it will unveil its next Jetta on June 15. The site doesn't show a ton of... read more June 10, 2010 by 

2011 Ford Explorer Leaked?

Like Or Unlike? 2011 Ford Explorer Will Debut On Facebook

The live-streamed rollout: we've seen it in other industries -- in fashion, for example -- and it's even happened a few times in the auto world, when an automaker has posted... read more June 9, 2010 by  4

2011 Ford Explorer Leaked?

Spy shot: 2011 Ford Explorer

The 2011 Ford Explorer (or is that 2012?) is set to be unveiled sometime this summer, and an artist's rendering of the next Explorer hit the Web today. The Explorer will... read more June 3, 2010 by 

2011 Buick Regal

Top Five Upcoming Family Cars

2010 is going to be a busy year for new cars, crossovers, SUVs, and trucks, as the industry continues to recover from a horrific 2009. Here's a look at five new or redesigned... read more May 7, 2010 by 

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Could Rental Rates Rise With Hertz-Dollar-Thrifty Combination?

Today's news, that Hertz is planning to purchase Dollar Thrifty, might not raise rates right away, but it could make deals for some travelers a bit harder to find in the... read more April 26, 2010 by  1

2010 Ford Explorer RWD 4-door XLT Grille

Protecting Your Car (part 1)

There are two types of people in the world: car people and everyone else.  As a car person, I'm sure you know what I'm talking about. You can always spot a true car... read more February 12, 2010 by 

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2011 Ford Explorer: 'Jaw-Dropping' MPG, Adventurer Appeal

With the introduction of the 2011 Ford Explorer, Ford will have three different crossover utility vehicles—Explorer, Edge, and Flex—all selling beside each other at... read more January 29, 2010 by  11

2010 Honda Accord Crosstour 2WD 5dr EX Open Doors

Wagons, SUVs and Crossovers, Oh My!

The last couple of decades have produced lots of new buzzwords and categories related to automobiles and automotive technology.  Station wagons have been around forever, and... read more January 19, 2010 by  1

2011 Ford Explorer mule, captured by Ryan O'Keefe

2011 Ford Explorer Mule Captured

It takes a lot of determination to capture new-car mules in the wild. It takes even more to do so in the chilly wintertime. But the cojones that Ryan O'Keefe demonstrates as... read more December 31, 2009 by  2

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2011 Ford Explorer Won't Replace Ford Edge

There's a 2011 Ford Explorer in the pipeline for America's largest independent automaker. Does that mean the Ford Edge is edging toward history? Not according to Ford. A... read more August 17, 2009 by 

2011 Lincoln MKX

Spy Shots: 2011 Lincoln MKX

When you live down the street from a working car factory, you're bound to see something interesting--as did the staff of today, when they nabbed photos of the next... read more August 4, 2009 by 


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