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Jenny Whaley

Jenny is a contributing writer for MotorBiscuit. In her free time, you’ll find her scouting out the best hiking trails in the Midwest with her husband and their dog, probably knitting a hat or two along the way.

RV camper drives on road with winter landscape
Marine & RVs

It’s Easy To Outfit Your RV or Camper for Use in the Winter

It’s traditionally the summer months when we see a constant string of campers and RVs rolling down the highway, but that always comes to a stop about halfway through fall. People tend to pack up their campers over the cold months, preferring to store them until next year’s summer comes around. But if you’re the excited owner …

2020 Toyota Yaris parked in a glass panel garage
Sedans & Coupes

This Toyota Model Is Great If You Hate Big Cars

In a time when most auto manufacturers are switching away from sedans in favor of bigger vehicles like SUVs and trucks, what’s left for drivers who prefer small cars? Even though bigger vehicles have recently become more and more popular, there will always be people who are more partial to smaller rides from manufacturers like Toyota. …

The Lexus ES 300 h on display at the Brussels Motor Show
Sedans & Coupes

The 2021 Lexus ES Is Adding a Key Driving Feature

The Lexus ES has undergone a number of changes since its debut in 1989. Currently in its seventh generation, the 2021 Lexus ES is no different in that it’s getting a number of changes as well. Fans of the luxury brand wait all year to hear what upgrades and changes will be made to their …

2021 Acura TLX on the production line
Sedans & Coupes

Is the 2021 Acura TLX Worth the New Price Jump?

It’s that exciting time of year when next’s year’s lineup is heading up for sale pretty soon, and we can’t get enough of all the sneak peeks. In the luxury sports car arena, we have the 2021 Acura TLX hitting the market at the end of September. The Acura TLX is getting a redesign for 2021, and fans of …

2021 Subaru Ascent parked outside of a house
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Subaru Ascent Just Won a Top Safety Award

Good safety ratings are one of the most important things that consumers look for in a new vehicle. Advanced safety features are becoming more common at base levels of vehicles each year, and drivers love the ability to have the latest technology at a more affordable price.  Recently, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) released its …

Kia Forte seen at the New York International Auto Show at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
Sedans & Coupes

The 2020 Kia Forte Deserves Your Respect More Than You Think

Just about everything in our lives underwent changes when the coronavirus pandemic took hold around the world. Although we’ve all been impacted by COVID-19, we still need the same utilities we needed before the pandemic — and that includes vehicles. As people get back out there to shop for their next new vehicle, Edmunds released a …

Cadillac XT4 Sport driving alongside a lake and a mountain in the back
Sedans & Coupes

Don’t Expect Big Changes to the 2021 Cadillac XT4

After disappointing reactions to the 2020 Cadillac XT4 from critics, you might think that they would be putting in a ton of effort to turn things around for the 2021 model year. In reality, it seems as though Cadillac didn’t spend much of their time putting thought into updating the crossover SUV just two years after its …

Wayne LaPierre, Executive Vice President of the National Rifle Association (NRA), speaks during the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) 2016
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Vehicle Donations Has the NRA In Legal Trouble

The National Rifle Association (NRA) is in hot water this month after receiving two different lawsuits over financial improprieties. Despite that, their Cars for Freedom charity program is continuing. Cars for Freedom is run through the NRA Foundation, a charitable offshoot of the NRA that sponsors different causes. The charity allows NRA members to donate …

A white Infiniti QX80 on the track.
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Infiniti QX80 Finally Is Adding a Needed Standard Feature

Whether you’re in the market for a new or used vehicle, the chances are good that one area you’re most interested in for your future car, truck, or SUV is its safety. Safety is more important to consumers than ever, and new safety features are continually upgrading and being implemented as standard in more and more new models every …

2021 Ford Bronco driving in dirt
Tips, Tricks & Trends

The Ford or Chevy Battle Won’t End Anytime Soon

One thing that stands the test of time: people have strong opinions about Ford and Chevrolet, and which one outranks the other. Fans of each automaker have been at war with one another for what seems like forever, and no amount of facts and figures can sway one to the other. What is it about Chevy …

The 2021 Ford Bronco two door model, which is set to compete against the Jeep Wrangler
Trucks & SUVs

Ford Needs the New Bronco to Be a Hit More Than You Think

The new Ford Bronco is finally here, in all its shining glory. Ford recently unveiled the entire Bronco family and, while you won’t see any on the roads just yet, they’re available for preorder. Ford is offering the Bronco in three models: a two-door SUV, a four-door SUV, and a smaller Sport model. They’re also …

2018 Nissan Titan XD is on display at the 110th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place
Trucks & SUVs

The Most Common Nissan Titan Problems Owners Put up With

The Nissan Titan has been a staple for Nissan since 2004. Over the years, the brand’s only full-size truck has remained virtually unchanged; it went through only one redesign in 2017, and that was it. Sales for the Titan have never been outstanding, but it has a steady amount of loyal drivers that keep coming …

The Chrysler 200 S is introduced at the media preview for 2014 North American International Auto Show
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Why the Chrysler 200 Completely Flopped

We’re all used to bringing up our successes, but it can be harder to talk about our failures. The late Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) CEO Sergio Marchionne had to do just that when FCA made the decision back in 2017 to discontinue the Chrysler 200. The five-passenger midsize sedan began production in 2010, but it …

A model poses next to a NISSAN Altima at the Seoul Motor Show 2019
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Does the Nissan Altima Have Android Auto?

Let’s face it: we can’t get enough technology in our lives. We love having the latest smartphones, we install smart tech in our homes wherever possible, and we’ve gotten to the point where smart technology is a must-have in our vehicles. One of the most common smart features in new vehicles is Android Auto. Android …

2017 GMC Terrain is on display at the 109th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place
Crossover & Midsize

Does the GMC Terrain Have Android Auto?

Today’s drivers love technology. Anywhere you can fit it in a car, people want it. Technology has made our lives easier and our vehicles safer over the past decade, and car tech is only on the upswing. The GMC Terrain is GMC’s option for a midsize SUV, and it’s full of great safety and convenience …

The Ford Edge on display at the Brussels Expo
Crossover & Midsize

What Features Come Standard on the Ford Edge

Research has shown that consumers are turning toward SUVs more and more each time they go out and shop for a new vehicle. The Ford Edge is a popular choice for many people. It’s a bit nicer than many mainstream models out there, offering plenty of advanced features in the standard edition, but the price …

Takata, the company responsible for so many airbag recalls
Automotive News

Why Do These Airbags Keep Getting Recalled?

Vehicle recalls are a headache for everyone involved from the manufacturers to the car owners. A particularly headache-inducing recall that is making waves again is the one concerning airbag inflators made by Takata. The company, which has since gone bankrupt and has been bought out by Joyson Safety Systems, first went under investigation for their …

2020 Subaru Outback AWD SUV parked in a green field
Automotive News

Does the Subaru Outback Have Apple CarPlay?

If you’re looking for a new car, odds are that you want something that will last you well into this new decade. Subaru is known for its long-lasting vehicles and customer loyalty, so there’s a good chance you can find a good fit with them. The 2020 Subaru Outback, for example, is one of the …

New cars for sale at a Toyota dealership
Autos

Are New Cars Really Safer Than Cars From the Good Old Days?

One of the top things consumers consider when shopping for a new or used vehicle is safety. Safety features and regulations have changed significantly over the years and continue to do so with each new model year. And while you’d think that more safety features and higher technology surrounding them would be an obvious improvement, …

2019 Honda CR-V
Crossover & Midsize

How Safe Is the Honda CR-V?

One of the biggest things that consumers keep in mind when shopping for a new vehicle is safety. Thankfully, there are resources aimed at getting you the right information to help you make your decision. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety are two organizations that test and rate …

The Ford logo
Autos

When Was the Last Time Ford Changed Its Logo?

As one of the longest-standing automotive manufacturers in the country, Ford has understandably had to make some changes over the years. They’ve gotten bigger, they’ve produced different types of vehicles over the years, and they’ve controversially cut back on the production of some of their staples in order to focus on what they want to …

Ford's premiere three-row SUV, the Ford Explorer
Trucks & SUVs

Consumer Reports Says to Avoid This Three-Row SUV

There are a lot of good reasons that crossovers and SUVs are becoming more and more popular for consumers looking for a new vehicle. They offer more versatility, more space for storage as well as passengers, and they’re generally more powerful than smaller passenger cars. And if there is one thing to look for in …

The Ford Escape on display at the Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Ford Escape Have Apple CarPlay?

One thing that consumers love to explore while test-driving a new vehicle is the amount of smart technology that a vehicle has. New vehicles today are competing with one another over who can offer the most in convenience and safety features and consumers are loving it all. Included in that are Apple CarPlay and Android …