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Chloe Wayne

Chloe Wayne is a contributing writer for MotorBiscuit.

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A 2017 MDX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD on display at the Acura Studio during Sundance Film Festival 2017

Recall: Is Your Acura MDX Losing Speed on the Highway?

Acura owners love their vehicles. The automaker has established itself as the most affordable luxury brand and several Acura models are consistent award winners. Two SUVs, in particular, have earned numerous accolades in the past few years: the Acura MDX and the Acura RDX. The MDX also has a substantially longer ownership term than most …
2018 Acura ILX is on display at the 110th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place

The 2020 Acura ILX Is the Worst Luxury Small Car You Should Avoid

Acura has established itself as an approachable luxury automobile brand, making vehicles that bridge the gap between non-luxury brands such as Honda and ultra-premium brands like Aston Martin. Drivers can count on getting loads of standard features and plush cabins with an Acura at a great price point — most of the time. In the case …
Lexus RX 450h luxury hybrid SUV on display at Brussels Expo

The 2017 Lexus RX Is the Perfect Used Luxury SUV

There’s no question that SUVs are more popular than ever, including models like the Lexus RX. In fact, according to data from Consumer Reports and Statista, nearly half of all vehicles sold in the U.S. in 2019 were SUVs. It’s little wonder since you can find models with every bell and whistle imaginable. SUVs come …
The Mazda CX-30 on display at the Brussels Motor Show

The 2020 Mazda CX-30 Is Missing a Key Piece of Technology

Like many automakers today, Mazda has several crossover SUV models. The newly-introduced 2020 Mazda CX-30 is a subcompact SUV that sits between the CX-3, which is another subcompact, and the CX-5, a slightly larger compact SUV. Interestingly, the smaller CX-3 is less expensive than the CX-30 but comes with more standard features. The five-seater Mazda …
The 2017 Nissan Rogue Sport is unveiled during the 2017 North American International Auto Show

Nissan Rogue Sport Sales Are Drastically Lower Than the Regular Rogue

In the ultra-crowded and continuously growing SUV segment, it seems consumers are introduced to entirely new vehicle classes every few years. There are standard SUVs, crossovers, and now “CUVs,” which can — maddeningly —stand for crossover utility vehicles, coupe utility vehicles, or compact utility vehicles, depending on the carmaker and the area of the world. Making …
Jeep Compass crossover SUV on display at Brussels Expo

You Should Ignore the 2020 Jeep Compass Unless You Want These 2 Things

Jeep is best-known for making the iconic Wrangler, one of the original rugged and highly off-road-capable SUVs. In 2007, the carmaker got in on the wildly popular crossover SUV trend and introduced the Jeep Compass. Largely because that coincided with the Great Recession and an extremely difficult time in the auto industry, the Compass has …
Motor car on hydraulic lift repair workshop

Why Do Cars Leak Oil and What Should You Do About It?

We’ve all been there: you’re walking up to your car in the parking lot and you notice fresh drops of liquid under it. Your car has been running great, so you quickly dismiss the possibility of it being anything concerning. You notice an ever-growing collection of dark droplets on your driveway over the next several …
The Toyota Prius PHEV has shown in the opening of the Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS) 2019 at Jakarta International Expo

The Toyota Prius and Other Cars Most Likely to Take You to 200,000 Miles

While some car buyers are primarily looking for vehicles with the latest technology and convenience features, others are more concerned with reliability and longevity. According to Consumer Reports, the average vehicle today has a lifespan of about 11 years, or just shy of 150,000 miles. That may sound great, but certain cars last much longer …
2020 Mazda3 is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show

The 2020 Mazda3 Is the Best Compact Sedan People Aren’t Considering

In a world where consumers have been increasingly favoring SUVs and pickup trucks, small cars like the Mazda3 have quietly become more premium and technologically advanced. However, with so many people’s circumstances changing recently, there’s more of an emphasis on cost and reliability than ever before. Compact and small cars are in the spotlight once …
A 2016 Toyota Tacoma is on display during the Washington Auto Show

If You’re Buying a Used Toyota Tacoma, Go With the 2014 Model

Toyota Tacoma models have a fiercely loyal, almost cult-like following. Often affectionately referred to as “Tacos,” the trucks aren’t full-sized, but they perform just as well as their larger counterparts — particularly off-road. The Toyota Tacoma also has a long history of being reliable and safe, plus they’re affordable. It’s easy to see why drivers love …
A view of a 2017 Acura TLX in the Acura Festival Village during Sundance Film Festival

Is the Acura TLX Worth the Big Money Upgrade Over the Honda Accord?

Anyone in the market for a new midsize sedan likely has the 2020 Honda Accord near the top of their list and for good reason. The Accord consistently performs well in ratings for safety, reliability, cost to own, and customer satisfaction. It’s been named to Car and Driver’s annual 10Best list a stunning 34 times …
Kia Stinger compact executive 4-door fastback on display at Brussels Expo

No One Is Complaining About the Kia Stinger

It seems there’s a lot to love about the Kia Stinger. The sports sedan was launched in 2018, and ever since then, complaints from owners have been few and far between. Those unfamiliar with the Stinger may be thinking, “There’s a lot to love about . . . a Kia?” That’s a valid thought. Since …
A Ford Ranger is seen during the Vienna Car Show press preview at Messe Wien, as part of Vienna Holiday Fair

Buying a New Ford Ranger Instead of Used Might Not Be a Terrible Idea

If you’re in the market for a midsize pickup truck, the Ford Ranger is likely high on your list. After a nine-year hiatus, the Ranger rejoined Ford’s North American lineup in 2019 with a grand entrance. The truck has received several industry honors, including J.D. Power’s Performance and Quality awards and being named one of …