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August 6, 2021

2021 Chevy Traverse earns Top Safety Pick; 2021 GMC Acadia does not

The Acadia did not earn the safety accolade because its standard and available headlights rated at "Marginal."

Cheapest EV: 2022 Nissan Leaf price cut $4,170, could cost less than $21,000

With an available $7,500 federal tax credit, the 2022 Nissan Leaf could be purchased for $20,875, including a $975 destination fee.

2022 Toyota Sienna review

With a TCC Rating of 7.3 out of 10, the 2022 Toyota Sienna scores with hybrid fuel economy and great interior utility.

From Motor Authority:

2022 Lexus GX

2022 Lexus GX

Preview: 2022 Lexus GX gets new tech and Black Line Special Edition

The 2022 Lexus GX SUV lineup also adds a 10.3-inch touchscreen, a park-assist system, navigation, and power folding and heated mirrors.

Porsche offers final run of 991-generation 911 GT2 RS Clubsport to mark Manthey-Racing partnership

Porsche has unveiled a 991-generation 911 GT2 RS special edition with multiple aerodynamic modifications.

2023 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class spy shots: Popular crossover coming in for redesign

Mercedes-Benz's GLC-Class looks to be growing in size for its next generation.

From Green Car Reports:

2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV review update - Portland OR

2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV review update - Portland OR

US EV sales have been record-breaking so far in 2021, despite supply chain issues

EV sales in California and the rest of the nation are headed to a new high in 2021, thanks to new, widely available products. 

Could streetlight-based charging help apartment dwellers go electric?

A program in Kansas City is installing them throughout the city, where they offer Level 2 charging at $0.22 per kwh. 

Report: BYD might supply its Blade LFP battery to Tesla, in China

Tesla's $25,000 EV could be powered by BYD's Blade battery, using the latest LFP batteries from the Chinese automaker.  

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