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Tegan Watson

Tegan is a contributing writer for MotorBiscuit. She went to school for film and creative writing, and loves exploring different methods of storytelling. When she isn’t writing web content, she’s working on illustrating her first full-length graphic novel.

2020 Ford Explorer is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place
Crossover & Midsize

The Ford Explorer Carbon Monoxide Lawsuit Finally Has a Settlement

After complaining of ongoing issues with carbon monoxide odor, Ford Explorer drivers have reached a settlement agreement with Ford. The lawsuit impacts 2016-2017 Explorer models but does not include police vehicles, according to CarComplaints.com. If you may have been affected by this problem, here’s what you need to know. The initial problem with the Ford …

2020 Mazda3 is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Sedans & Coupes

The New 2021 Mazda3 Turbo Is Faster Than a BMW

Although it may not technically be a luxury brand, Mazda has been slowly but surely stepping up its game to compete with entry level luxury vehicles. The 2021 Mazda3 Turbo is an excellent example of this. It is packed with luxurious features and has an impressive engine that accelerates slightly faster than a BMW, according …

The Buick GL6 parked outside. This model is sold only in China
Tips, Tricks & Trends

The Strangest-Looking Buick Is Only Sold in China

The sleek, spacious 2021 Buick GL6 Mild Hybrid is a compact MPV that is currently only available in China. GM recently refreshed this Buick, according to GM Authority. It features a new powertrain and a cabin that is class-leading in both space and technology. Here’s what you should know about this unique vehicle. Specs and …

A worker inspects aluminum alloy wheel hubs at an aluminum company
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Are Aluminum Alloy Wheels Worth It?

Steel wheels may be more affordable than aluminum alloy wheels, but as it turns out, the pricier option may actually save you money in the long run. Aluminum wheels are an immensely popular add-on when people purchase new cars, and for good reason: They have a huge number of benefits, according to Les Schwab. Here’s …

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

The 2020 GMC Acadia Gets Too Much Wrong

GM may market its vehicles as being more upscale, but this promise falls short when it comes to the 2020 GMC Acadia. While this SUV does have its perks, they are far outweighed by the GMC Acadia’s many downfalls, U.S. News reports. If you’ve been considering going for the Acadia, here’s what you should know …

2020 Honda Passport is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

The Most Expensive Honda SUV Is Still Under $50,000

Honda is dedicated to providing vehicles that are both dependable and affordable, a fact that is evident as soon as you examine the automaker’s SUV lineup. Going by the base price, the Passport is the most expensive Honda SUV — and it starts at just $32,590. Comparing all of Honda’s SUVs by the highest trim …

2020 Kia Sportage is on display at the 111th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Trucks & SUVs

These Affordable SUVs Won’t Nickel and Dime You on Safety Features

SUVs are getting ever more popular across the United States, but it can be difficult to find affordable options that also come standard with advanced driver assistance systems. Fortunately, there are several highly rated SUVs that offer these desirable standard safety features and cost less than $25,000, according to Consumer Reports. Affordable models with the …

The new S-Class at its world premiere at the "Factory 56".
Sedans & Coupes

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Is Basically an Even More Luxurious Tesla

With more advanced driver assistance features being released every year, luxury vehicles are starting to look more and more futuristic. While Tesla might be the first name that springs to mind when thinking about high-tech luxury cars, the 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class offers comparable levels of technology and luxury, according to Car and Driver. Here’s everything …

The 2020 Lincoln Navigator L SUV on display at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show
Trucks & SUVs

Lincoln Dominated This List of Best Luxury 3-Row SUVs

With SUVs continually growing in popularity, it’s easy to become overwhelmed with options. Fortunately for anyone shopping for a 3-row luxury SUV, though, this decision might actually be a bit easier to make. Lincoln SUVs nabbed the top three spots in Carfax’s list of Best 3-Row Luxury SUVs of 2020, an impressive feat that definitely …

The GMC Hummer EV is an all-electric pickup truck.
Hybrids & Electrics

The 2022 GMC Hummer EV Has a Special Tailgate Surprise

If you want to be able to throw impromptu parties anywhere you go, this is the feature for you. The 2022 GMC Hummer EV will offer an optional tailgate stereo system built with durability and convenience in mind, GM Authority reports. Here’s everything you need to know about this fun hidden stereo. The GMC Hummer …

Ford Ranger Raptor performance pick-up truck on display at Brussels Expo
Trucks & SUVs

Who Should Avoid the Ford F-150 and Buy a Ford Ranger Instead?

The Ford F-150 has been the best-selling vehicle in the United States for decades, and for good reason: it is powerful, versatile, and high-performing. Even so, not everyone needs or wants a huge pickup. In fact, for people who are looking for something a little less powerful and a little more convenient for daily life, …

A sailing boat sails in sunny autumn weather past brightly coloured trees near Gatow on the Havel
Marine & RVs

Every Boater Should Have This Simple Device Installed

Although they are frequently overlooked, bilge pumps are one of the most vital items you can have if your boat begins taking on water. In emergencies, these pumps are often the last line of defense to keep your boat afloat until help arrives. Fortunately, they are typically affordable and easy to install, according to BoatUS. …

Photo taken on Oct. 26, 2020 shows the Tesla China-made Model 3 vehicles at its gigafactory in Shanghai, east China
Hybrids & Electrics

Do You Need Ceramic Coating for Your Tesla Model 3?

At an additional price, you could opt to add ceramic coating or paint protection film (PPF) to your Tesla Model 3. While these add-ons can help maintain the appearance of a Model 3, the extra expense may not be worth it, according to YouTube reviewer Nukem384. Here’s what you need to know to decide whether …

2020 Lincoln Nautilus is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place
Trucks & SUVs

Lincoln Has Some of the Safest Luxury SUVs You Can’t Ignore

When you’re paying extra for a luxury SUV, you’ll likely want to make sure you get your money’s worth when it comes to safety features. There’s one luxury brand that particularly stands out in this area: Lincoln. In fact, two Lincoln SUVs — the Aviator and the Nautilus — both made it onto CarFax’s list …

A picture taken on September 5, 2020 shows a "Tesla Model Y" car, an all-electric compact SUV by US electric car giant Tesla, during its presentation at the Automobile Club
Hybrids & Electrics

Why Isn’t the Tesla Model Y an SUV of the Year Finalist?

The Tesla Model Y is one of the most well-known electric SUV options, yet it wasn’t even considered as a contender for MotorTrend’s SUV of the Year awards. As it turns out, this wasn’t an oversight — Tesla declined to enter the Model Y into consideration, MotorTrend reports. Even so, reviewers decided to unofficially test …

A 40-foot 2017 Sea Ray 400 Sundancer is displayed at the 63rd annual Houston International Boat, Sport and Travel Show
Marine & RVs

The 2020 Sea Ray Sundancer 320 Does a Little Bit of Everything

The Sundancer line from Sea Ray is full of highly acclaimed boats, and the 2020 Sea Ray Sundancer 320 is no exception. Packed with convenience and comfort features, this boat is immensely versatile and has a little something for everyone, says Boating Magazine. Here’s what you should know about the Sundancer 320. What to expect …

All-new 2021 Ford F-150 Lariat trim parked in dirt
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Ford F-150 Is Full of Quirky Features

The Ford F-150 has been one of the nation’s most popular and dependable trucks for decades, but that doesn’t mean it can’t benefit from a few cool new features. The 2021 F-150 is decked out with a plethora of updates to both the body of the truck and the cabin. Here are some of the …

The 2021 Toyota Rav4 Prime unveiled and on display at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show
Hybrids & Electrics

What Models Does Toyota Offer as Plug-in Hybrids?

EV technology is constantly improving, but range anxiety may still leave many drivers feeling nervous about committing to a fully electric vehicle. Plug-in hybrids are an excellent middle ground for folks who want to improve upon a hybrid without going all-in on an EV, and Toyota offers several of these vehicles to choose from. According to …

2020 Nanjing international holiday leisure and RV Expo is held in Nanjing International Expo Center
Marine & RVs

Is Insulating Your Camper Van Worth It?

The #vanlife community exemplifies the spirit of adventure and exploration, but there are a few things people can’t seem to agree on. One of the biggest points of contention in this community is whether to insulate your camper van. If you’re considering taking to the open road, here’s everything you need to know to make …

2020 Subaru Legacy is on display at the 111th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Sedans & Coupes

You’ll Want to Put Grandma Into a New 2020 Subaru Legacy

In order to get the most out of their vehicles, senior drivers have a number of factors to take into consideration before choosing which one to purchase. While comfortable seats, good visibility, and modern safety features are important for everyone, older drivers, in particular, can benefit from opting for a car with these qualities. The …

Nissan introduces the Cummins Diesel powered Frontier truck at the Chicago Auto Show
Trucks & SUVs

Is 2020 the Year When People Stop Buying the Nissan Frontier?

For years, the Nissan Frontier has been a dependable and practical work truck, relied on by people across the country. Like many vehicles, the Frontier has seen a pretty significant drop in sales as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, with its critical reception beginning to sour, it’s hard to pin the Frontier’s poor …

2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO at the race track
Sedans & Coupes

You’re Better off Buying a Used Nissan GT-R

The Nissan GT-R holds a special place in many people’s hearts, but it’s not exactly the most accessible vehicle with a starting price of approximately $113,540. Luckily, even if this six-figure price tag has you balking, the GT-R might still be within your reach. According to Carfax, this premium sports car’s design hasn’t really changed since 2009 — so if …

2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV parked in front of a building
Hybrids & Electrics

Uber Drivers Could Save Big Thanks to GM

With the rise of rideshare apps like Uber, traveling without your car is easier than ever. For Uber drivers, though, gas prices can be a significant expense during their regular workday. To account for this — and to help more rideshare services go green — GM is offering Uber drivers a pretty substantial discount on the Chevy Bolt …

Nissan 370Z is displayed at the 88th Geneva International Motor Show
Sedans & Coupes

The 2020 Nissan 370Z Is a Budget Option For 300 Hp

Impressively high horsepower isn’t restricted to expensive sports cars anymore. In fact, with the number of affordable options available now, it’s easy for just about anyone to get their hands on a car that makes 300 hp. The Nissan 370Z is one of the cheapest 300 hp cars on the market for 2020, according to …

2018 Hyundai Veloster is on display at the 110th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place
Sedans & Coupes

Does Anyone Actually Buy the Hyundai Veloster?

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a heavy impact on the auto industry, with sales dropping even for many of the most popular brands. However, looking at the reduced sales figures of the Hyundai Veloster raises an interesting question: was anyone actually buying this vehicle to begin with? Maybe not. According to data from GoodCarBadCar, the …

A Jaguar F-Pace SUV is displayed during the London Motor and Tech Show
Sedans & Coupes

The 2021 Jaguar F-Pace Finally Fixes the Model’s Biggest Problem

The Jaguar F-Pace is the automaker’s best-selling vehicle, but its interior — particularly its infotainment system — hasn’t always been as luxurious as one might hope. That’s changing with the 2021 model year. With a total redesign that focuses heavily on the infotainment display, the new F-Pace might finally have a cabin that matches its …

2016 GMC Canyon Denali is on display at the 108th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Trucks & SUVs

The Best Smaller Trucks for Towing You Shouldn’t Ignore

There’s no doubt that trucks can be incredibly useful tools — but they aren’t always the most convenient option for people who prefer smaller vehicles. Luckily, you don’t need to opt for a full-size truck to reap the hauling benefits. Some of the best trucks for towing are in the small-to-midsize range, perfect for transporting …