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Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Grand Caravan, And Other Chrysler Models Investigated For Ignition Flaw

Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Grand Caravan, And Other Chrysler Models Investigated For Ignition Flaw

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched an investigation of five vehicles in response to complaints that keys in the ignition switch can be knocked out of the "run" position, leaving the vehicles without power and, potentially, airbags. Sound familiar? It's exactly the sort...

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2004 Ford Escape XLT

2001-2004 Ford Escape Recalled for Rust

Ford Motor Company is recalling 2001-2004 Escape crossovers operated in salt-belt-states due to a condition that develops from prolonged exposure to road salt. In affected... read more June 19, 2014 by 


 
CarMD Vehicle Health Index, 2014

North Carolina, Massachusetts, Delaware Rank Highest In Car Repair Costs

Having a car repaired can be pretty unpleasant. (A recent study suggests that half of Americans would rather visit the dentist than take a car to the shop.) But in some... read more June 18, 2014 by 


 
OnStar 4G LTE System

New-Car Problems Up: Blame Technology And...The Polar Vortex?

Americans are seeing more problems with their new vehicles this year, compared to last year. But could the weather be to blame for some of it? That's one thing J.D. Power is... read more June 18, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Motors gallery in Houston Galleria, opened October 2011, with Model S on display

Terrified Of Tesla, NADA Launches Campaign To Tout Benefits Of Franchise Dealerships

Tesla's roadmap to success has been long and winding and full of potholes. One of the biggest obstacles vexing the startup automaker has been America's network of state... read more June 18, 2014 by 


 
2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class

Most Stolen SUV, 2015 Acura ILX, 2015 Mercedes CLS: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Acura ILX Hybrid Dropped for 2015 The Acura ILX has only been on the market for about two years now, but in each of its model year changeovers so... read more June 18, 2014 by 


 
2014 Acura ILX

Acura ILX Hybrid Dropped for 2015

The Acura ILX has only been on the market for about two years now, but in each of its model year changeovers so far, it's seen more than its share of changes. A year after... read more June 17, 2014 by 


 
Chevy Volt Vs. Nissan Leaf

Chevy Volt Vs. Nissan Leaf: Compare Cars

They both deliver smooth, all-electric power. They both plug into the wall to recharge their battery packs. And after three years, they're still the first and second... read more June 17, 2014 by 


 
2013 Ford Escape

NICB Reveals Most-Stolen SUVs In America: Ford Nabs Gold, Silver, And Bronze

Generally speaking, auto thieves gravitate toward cars, especially perennial targets like the Honda Accord and Civic. But as everyone knows, SUVs and crossovers are big... read more June 17, 2014 by 


 
GM recalls for 2014 as of 6-17-14

GM Recalls 3.5 Million Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC Vehicles For Ignition Switch & Other Flaws

General Motors has issued six new recalls to address a range of flaws in more than 3.5 million vehicles worldwide. Included in that number are nearly 3.4 million Buicks... read more June 17, 2014 by 


 
Bentley Continental GT3-R, 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Satisfaction Awards, Automakers Talk Tesla, Bentley GT3-R: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: GMC, Lincoln, Mercedes-Benz Ace Vehicle Satisfaction Awards Each year, marketing firms conduct countless studies to help guide car-buyers' decisions... read more June 17, 2014 by 


 
2014 Subaru Forester: Volvo 240 Wagon, reincarnated?

Reincarnation: Is The Subaru Forester The Modern-Day Volvo 240 Wagon?

Subaru and Volvo have, for decades, been on parallel paths, in some unlikely ways. Both industry outliers that found major success with safety, sensibility, and a somewhat... read more June 16, 2014 by 


 
2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe

GMC, Lincoln, Mercedes-Benz Ace Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

Each year, marketing firms conduct countless studies to help guide car-buyers' decisions. They study vehicle reliability, the quality of the dealership experience, even how... read more June 16, 2014 by 


 
Elon Musk plugs a Tesla Model S into a Supercharger (Image: deanslavnich on Twitter)

Tesla's First Takers: BMW, Nissan Talk To Elon Musk & Co. About Battery Charging

Last week, Tesla Motors and its charismatic CEO, Elon Musk, did something very, very unusual. After dropping cryptic hints about some "controversial" plans, Musk revealed... read more June 16, 2014 by 


 
Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo

Mazda Recall, Jeep Extended Warranty, Nissan Concept 2020: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Mazda 6, Mazda 3 Recalled For i-ELOOP Issue Mazda will recall some 2014-2015 Mazda 3 and Mazda 6 sedans for an issue with some new fuel-saving... read more June 16, 2014 by 


 
2011 Kia Sorento SX

2011-2013 Kia Sorento Stalling Will Get Factory Fix

Kia has issued a service bulletin to fix Sorento crossovers with a stalling problem. Kia has found that some 2011-2013 Sorento crossovers manufactured during certain dates... read more June 15, 2014 by 


 
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