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Fareed Osborne

Fareed Osborne is a contributing writer for MotorBiscuit.

The 2019 Ram Power Wagon heavy duty truck is introduced at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) at the Cobo Center
Trucks & SUVs

This Is the Biggest Mistake People With Lifted Trucks Make

If lifting your truck to fit 37-inch tires is the ultimate modification, no amount of support or dissuasion is going to matter to you. It’s your monster truck dream, and you’re building it the way you want it. There is one consideration, however, that many riding the high-suspension wave tend to overlook. It’s a fairly …

2019 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Jeep Cherokee Have Android Auto?

One of the aspects Jeep fans appreciate about their beloved brand is the automaker’s ability to improve on its classic design with innovative additions that enhance the vehicle’s functionality. One example is the inclusion of Android Auto. Like its larger, mid-size cousin, the Grand Cherokee, the compact crossover Cherokee also features the latest in technology. …

2019 Chevrolet Traverse High Country
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Chevrolet Traverse Have Android Auto?

There are plenty of reasons why the Chevrolet Traverse remains a popular contender in the mid-size SUV market. The manufacturer offers plenty of top-shelf options, not the least of which is its technology package. In fact, Chevy was among the first automakers to begin including the Android Auto and Apple CarPlay infotainment centers as standard …

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk
Automotive News

How Safe Is the Jeep Grand Cherokee?

Fans of Jeep’s midsize SUV, the Grand Cherokee, will find plenty to appreciate about the 2020 model. Both the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety provided favorable reviews overall for the Grand Cherokee’s safety.  In fact, Jeep appears to have successfully managed complaints that plagued earlier models, including the 2011‘s faulty …

The Jeep Wrangler on display at the Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

Do All Jeeps Come With Four-Wheel Drive Standard?

Folks may look at you as if you’ve confessed to high treason when you mention the Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo you’re considering is a two-wheel-drive model, as is the Wrangler Sahara you test drove. All Jeeps are four-wheel drive after all, aren’t they? The fact is, Jeep offers its loyal following plenty of options, and …

Ford Explorer Hybrid parked in sand
Crossover & Midsize

How Reliable Is the Ford Explorer?

Although the Ford Explorer has enjoyed a long reign on the American SUV landscape, it’s not been without its share of recalls, complaints, and overall design issues. Unfortunately, with a history that extends back to 1991, encompassing six generations of production, each version holds its own distinct idiosyncrasies. A look at the highs and lows …

A Subaru Outback is unveiled at the New York International Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

This Is the Best Used Subaru Outback to Look For

With the rising cost of new vehicles continuing to exceed that of a healthy down payment on a house, it’s no wonder many people are turning to the used car ranks for their next set of wheels. As anyone who’s spent time scouring the ads, lots, and yards for a buried treasure can attest, it’s …

a truck driving down country road
Trucks & SUVs

Does the Toyota Tundra Have Apple CarPlay?

One of the reasons the Toyota Tundra remains firmly placed among favorite pickup trucks is its reliability. As a staple on the American landscape since 1999, the Tundra’s 2020 model is poised to hit the roadways with some much-anticipated updates. Chief among them are standard features that are certain to raise the popularity flag among …

Honda Ridgeline Black Edition parked in front of the horizon
Trucks & SUVs

What CNet Hated About the Honda Ridgeline

While CNet found plenty to love about Honda’s mid-size pickup, the 2019 Ridgeline, the reviewers also noted some shortcomings.  The top-rated 3.5-liter, V6 ranked a solid four out of five stars in the Roadshow Editor’s Choice awards and garnered a consistent eight out of 10 overall rating for performance, features, design, and media. Still, CNet …

a truck driving down country road
Trucks & SUVs

How Much Does a Toyota Tundra Cost?

Since the Toyota Tundra’s elevation to Truck of the Year by MotorTrend in 2000 and 2008, the full-size pickup has struggled to find its place among the American giants like the Ford F-150 and the Chevrolet Silverado 1500. While it does receive generally favorable reviews from the experts, the consensus is the Tundra is capable …

Ford Bronco Teaser
Trucks & SUVs

Ford Squashes Rumors of November Bronco Reveal

FThe auto world has been abuzz since Ford first offered preliminary information about the new Bronco at the 2018 Las Vega National Dealers Meeting. Originally anticipated for the Los Angeles Auto Show in November 2019, the release date has once again been rewrapped in mystery. While Ford does plan to release its all-new Baby Bronco …

2021 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 | Chevrolet
Trucks & SUVs

How Much Does a Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Cost?

The Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 may be a mid-size truck, but it’s certainly equipped to go toe-to-toe with its full-size competitors. For starters, the 2.8-liter turbo four-cylinder engine produces 369 lb-ft of torque, which enables a towing capacity of 7,700 pounds. That’s just shy of the Ford Raptor’s V-8 towing capacity of 8,000 pounds. Secondly, while …

2019 Ram 1500 Big Horn
Trucks & SUVs

How Much Does a Ram 1500 Cost?

If you’re in the market for a full-size pickup truck, the 2019 Ram 1500 ranking first place with an overall score of 9 out of 10 according to U.S. News. While the light-duty, half-ton pickup underwent a redesign for the latest model year, it seems to be agreeing with the truck-buying public. One of the …

Brabus Mercedes G-Wagen
Trucks & SUVs

New Mercedes G-Wagen Tuned to Make 888 HP

The aftermarket powerhouse Brabus is in rare form displaying the full range of capabilities that sends the newest Mercedes G-Wagen into a realm of its own.  For those obsessed with the boxy silhouette and mountain-climbing acumen of the pre-2019 Mercedes G63, the  German tuning delivers an exhilarating V112 package. As Motor1 reports, it bumps up …

Pumping gas
Cars

5 Best/5 Worst Cities for Low Gas Prices in the U.S.

Everyone loves low gas prices, but annoyingly, they vary so much from place to place. A very brief explanation about why gasoline prices fluctuate so much depending on the season and the city in which you live is summarized from the U.S. Energy Information Association. Crude oil prices, as well as supply and demand, affect …