Joel Feder, Interactive Content Manager

Joel Feder is Internet Brands Automotive Group’s Interactive Content Manager. He helps oversee the day-to-day operation of Motor Authority along with all things social, video, OEM relations, and manage syndication partnerships across The Car Connection, Motor Authority, and Green Car Reports. Feder is a Minnesota native and a graduate from Drake University’s school of business where he served as the university’s first car critic. Feder was born a car guy with a background in business and marketing. While you’re reading this, he’s on his computer or iPhone reporting the latest automotive news.

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Wash me now: What's the best type of car wash?
Wash me now: What's the best type of car wash?

Need to give the car a wash? Deliberating between doing it yourself or going to a professional car wash? If you don't have the time, desire, or supplies to clean your car at home, then it's time to hit the pros. There are three types of places you can go to get your car washed, all with differing...Read More»

2020 Toyota Tundra 1794 edition
Review update: The 2020 Toyota Tundra 1794 Edition asks what you need in a truck

Does a pickup truck need a head-up display, 12.0-inch touchscreen, or an 8.0-inch LCD screen in the gauge cluster? Does the bed need fancy storage containers or a reconfigurable tailgate? These are the questions the Toyota Tundra poses. The Tundra’s far more basic and offers none of the...Read More»

2020 Honda CR-V
Review update: The 2020 Honda CR-V fits the family without much flair

The 2020 Honda CR-V fills a lot of needs: It’s well packaged, comfortable, safe, and spacious. Those are all key traits for a small crossover, but the Mazda CX-5 has sharper moves, and the Toyota RAV4 has a more adventurous look. With a TCC Rating of 6.5 out of 10, the 2020 Honda CR-V wins...Read More»

2020 Hyundai Sonata vs. 2020 Volkswagen Passat
2020 Hyundai Sonata vs. 2020 Volkswagen Passat: Compare Cars

The death of the family sedan is a farce. The 2020 Hyundai Sonata and 2020 Volkswagen Passat prove that mid-size sedans are still a great option to consider before buying a crossover SUV. The redesigned 2020 Sonata combines style and value, while the Passat prioritizes spaciousness. This helps...Read More»

2020 Hyundai Tucson
2020 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2020 Hyundai Kona: Compare Crossover SUVs

Walk into a Hyundai showroom and it’s not a question of whether the Korean automaker has the right crossover SUV, it’s a matter of which size crossover is for you. Do you need small or smaller? If the mid-size Hyundai Santa Fe is too large and the subcompact Venue is too small, then the...Read More»

Car coloring sheets
Automakers show true colors by offering free coloring sheets for kids and adults

Parents, I feel you. With a 4-year old and 6-year old at home, suddenly I became a kindergarten and preschool teacher. It isn't easy, but the automakers are lending a hand with some pretty cool coloring books you can print at home for free. The coloring pages fall on the lighter end of how...Read More»

2020 Toyota Corolla XSE
Review update: The 2020 Toyota Corolla XSE rejects its bland heritage

The Toyota Corolla is known for being a mild, mass-market sedan that packs value into a bland package. But the sporty elements on the 2020 Toyota Corolla XSE model add some whole grain texture to this whitest of white breads. The 2020 Corolla XSE sedan wears more aggressive front and rear bumpers...Read More»

How to clean your car's interior like a pro
How to clean your car's interior like a pro

A clean car is a happy car. Your car deserves to be happy. For some it’s therapeutic (raises hand) and for others it’s a necessary evil. Whichever end of the spectrum you fall on, cleaning the inside of your car is necessary maintenance that isn’t difficult to do. The hardest part...Read More»

2020 Kia Telluride - Best Car To Buy 2020
2020 Kia Sorento vs. 2020 Kia Telluride: Compare Crossover SUVs

The 2020 Kia Sorento and 2020 Kia Telluride are both three-row crossover SUVs that share similar missions to get the family to soccer practice on time. The biggest question for shoppers: How many players do you need to haul and how many shin guards and cleats do you need to carry in the back? Both...Read More»

2020 Ford Expedition Max Platinum
Review update: The 2020 Ford Expedition Max Platinum poses issue for car seats

The Ford Expedition Max Platinum is nearly 19 feet long with space for up to eight passengers or nearly 122 cubic feet of cargo. It is the definition of a Bed Bath & Beyond runner or family hauler, yet it’s not compatible with some top-rated car seats. With a TCC Rating of 7.0 out of 10...Read More»

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