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Kristen McCoy

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Mazda CX-9 at the Los Angeles Auto Show at the Los Angeles Convention Center
Trucks & SUVs

Does the Mazda CX-9 Have Apple CarPlay?

In the five years since its introduction, Apple CarPlay has come a long way. Originally, it was an option offered only on a few vehicles with limited apps. Now, it’s a fully developed tech feature that many buyers expect to find on new cars. The 2020 Mazda CX-9 is a midsize SUV that offers Apple CarPlay …

BMW 7-Series 745e plug-in hybrid luxury limousine interior
Tips, Tricks & Trends

BMW’s Reason to Not Offer Android Auto Until Now is Surprisingly Shallow

BMW makes luxury vehicles that are equipped with some of the most advanced tech available. Enormous touchscreens, standard driver-assistance safety features, and even an optional semi-autonomous driving mode are some of the goodies you’ll find on these cars. And even though these vehicles have had Apple CarPlay compatibility for some time, they don’t have Android …

The new Car Buick Enclave Avenir ahead on the International Auto Show in New York
Crossover & Midsize

How Reliable Is the Buick Enclave?

The Buick Enclave is a comfortable, roomy, three-row luxury SUV. As Buick’s largest SUV, the Enclave outstrips its smaller SUV siblings the Envision and the Encore not only with more headroom and legroom but also its ample cargo room and more powerful 3.6-liter V6 engine. But because some earlier Buick SUVs have been reported to …

The 2019 Nissan Murano at AutoMobility LA
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Nissan Murano Have Apple CarPlay?

The Nissan Murano stands out thanks to its stylish exterior styling and comfortable, luxurious interior. As Nissan’s first crossover SUV, it’s one of the oldest models in the midsize SUV segment. But technology-wise, Nissan hasn’t left the Murano back in the early 2000s since the automaker has kept its infotainment and safety features current. If buyers …

Genesis GV80 front camera demo
Automotive News

How Expensive Is the Genesis GV80?

This month another luxury midsize SUV has burst onto the scene: the Genesis GV80. Up until now, Hyundai’s luxury brand has offered only sedans. It’s Genesis‘ first SUV and it has created quite a stir among critics and car buyers. Because the GV80 is so new, the automaker has been careful to release only limited …