Buick announced today that the last American station wagon-the Regal TourX, will go out in 2020. Here’s a brief station wagon history. Though it has almost been like the walking dead, station wagons have always been integral to America. It will live on as the SUV and especially crossover. Wagons started in a manufacturer’s commercial …
While relatively affordable, the Chevrolet Blazer hasn’t had the smoothest debut. In addition to the UAW issues, the base engine has been criticized for its lack of power. Opting for the turbocharged four-cylinder or the V6 does improve things. But some owners—actually, quite a few—still want more than 308 hp. Luckily, the Blazer’s V6 is …
For years, the Pontiac Aztek has been the butt of many jokes in the automotive press. Often recognized as a top contender for the “ugliest car award,” General Motors is unceremoniously credited with creating the eyesore of the new millennium. With exterior styling resembling a Toyota Prius on PEDs, the Aztek donned a face that …
Doing your research before signing on the dotted line is easier than ever. If you want a Hyundai, these are their safest models.
The auto world is rapidly changing, and BMW is really upping its game so that it can keep up and outperform the competition. From initiating a wireless charging program and slowly introducing new electric models, BMW is striving to improve and change. Some of its projects such as the car-sharing program called ReachNow didn’t work out very …
BMW is known for producing incredibly powerful and stylish cars. However, the company also offers some safety ratings to back up that power.
Toyota is one of the most popular car brands in the world. The company has a built a reputation for safety and reliability.
For almost 100 years, Mercedes-Benz has been creating luxury vehicles with superior build quality. Last year, the company was recognized as the best-selling premium car brand in the world. It’s well-known for producing modern station wagons and its iconic AMG sports cars. What’s next for the company? A brand-new Mercedes C-class wagon is said to …
The Toyota RAV4 is one of the most popular crossover SUVs on the market. One thing people really love are the safety ratings.
Over the years, a few not-so-popular releases, like the PT Cruiser, have hit the market. While some loved the car, many people were not sold.
What if a certain iconic German automaker decided to buy an equally iconic British one? As Automotive News Europe reports, that’s the scenario that analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein have envisioned for BMW: to buy Jaguar Land Rover from India’s Tata Motors. It’s an intriguing idea to consider. But at this point, it’s just an …
The 2019 Audi Q3 is the latest small SUV from Audi. While the Q3 has been around since 2015, Audi redesigned the Q3 for the 2019 model year. Not only does the Q3 come with newly implemented features, but its retail price makes it the cheapest Audi SUV, and one of the cheapest SUVs in …
When it comes to winter weather, many drivers think a full-size SUV is most practical. However, many affordable crossovers also come with AWD.
The North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year Awards for 2020 are out and these are the nominees for best SUVs in the utility category. You might notice some of the same names as noted on this list of Best Midsize SUVs. Audi E-Tron The only all-electric SUV offered by Audi, this spacious …
Many automakers are making AWD vehicles more accessible and providing the performance you want at a reasonable cost.
Back in 1991, Ford replaced the Bronco II with the Explorer. Since then more than seven million of the crossover SUVs have been rolled out. Ford now is introducing the sixth-generation 2020 Ford Explorer, which shares a rear-wheel-drive based platform with the new Lincoln Aviator. It’s been more than six years since the Explorer’s last …
The 2020 Lincoln Corsair continues the brand’s mandate of “American luxury” even in this smaller package. We are especially impressed that Lincoln has chosen to not only stock the offshoot of Ford’s Escape architecture with a ton of Lincoln features but that it also shares none of the Escape’s sheetmetal. All of the Corsair’s body …
The best-selling compact crossover SUV in the U.S., the Toyota RAV4 them all. New for the 2019 model year, how is the RAV4 staying on top?
SUVs and CUVs are dominating the car market. What are the differences between the two and which one best fits your needs?
SUVs are some of the most popular cars today, and it’s easy to see why. But which midsize SUV is right for you?
In a recent article by USA Today, the results of an eye-opening study by the insurance site Insurify reveal some new statistics about the vehicles that have been in the most car accidents in the United States. According to the study, the vehicle with the most recorded at-fault accidents was the Subaru Crosstrek. Subaru loves safety features, including …
Some automakers are designing more SUVs, while others, like Honda, are cutting back on the production of other car body types like sedans.
Hyundai has done a great job at expanding its global presence. Now the automaker is honing in on Europe, here’s Hyundai’s plan.
With people driving more SUVs and crossovers, automakers have has seen a drop in minivans. Toyota plans to take advantage of this.
Touchscreens can make riding in a car more entertaining. But Mazda claims to have a good reason for removing them.
Like many other car makers, Buick is planning to phase out production of its sedans. Is this a wise move for the company?
Nissan, Japan’s second largest automaker, has announced plans to slash at least 10,000 jobs. What does this mean for the company moving forward?
Volkswagen continues its company wide shake-up by announcing these 2 model will no longer be available in the U.S. after 2019.
For decades, the minivan has been a staple in many families all over the country. But with sales slipping, is the end near for minivans?
One way to protect your child is to ensure they have a reliable, secure vehicle. These are Consumer Reports’ safest cars for teens.
Toyota and Mazda have announced a joint venture. The two companies will be sharing a manufacturing facility in this state.
If you have to drive where snow and ice are common, it’s important to have the right car. Which cars stand up best to the ice and snow?
Driving for Uber or Lyft means you need a reliable and economical vehicle. What are the best cars for the job?
With the launch of its next-generation Outback looming large, Subaru has put in more effort to fix glitches that may ruin the momentous event. Recent product launches have had numerous quality issues. The Japanese brand intends to fix those issues and deliver top quality and reliable products. In spite of the hitches, the midsize wagon …
While electrics and hybrids are known for higher depreciation, some models have held their value well. These 7 green cars had the lowest depreciation in recent years.
While depreciation is normal for any car, some SUVs lost more than 60% of their value over five years. These 10 models were the worst of the bunch.
With the latest reliability ratings in, Consumer Reports pulled its recommendation for 12 vehicles. Among SUVs, these 3 models saw their ratings change for 2019.
As Kia preps the release of its electric crossover for 2019, here’s everything you need to know about the Niro EV.
As rumors about a Ford Fusion crossover or wagon swirl, it’s not difficult to picture the concept, and how it would compete on the market.
Chevrolet has turned the sharply styled Cruze into a well-rounded hatchback worthy of your consideration if you’re not ready to make the crossover leap.
Cadillac is making a big leap into the luxury crossover segment with the all-new XT5, and it’s paying off handsomely. Very, very handsomely.
Consumer Reports has revealed its updated Top Picks list for 2016.
Toyota has finally come out with a hybrid version of the RAV4, and do you know what it did? It made a Limited version, and it rules.
Despite new entrants to the segment, Toyota’s Tacoma reigns supreme over midsize trucks.
We’ve waited and wondered, and the time has finally come to see if Jaguar’s first stab at the crossover market is really worth the wait.
What if you could deliver crossover style and utility at 50 mpg? Kia just did with the new Niro.
It’s been almost six years since GMC first teased us with a pint-sized serving of sensible engineering, and now sources say this machine will likely happen.
Looking to continue its hot streak as America’s best-loved car brand, Mazda has given its CX-9 SUV a competitive new redesign.
If you enjoy luxury and capability, but don’t feel the need to be loud about it, the Infiniti QX30 might be the car for you.
Clever and capable, the Mazda CX-3 is a subcompact crossover with big goals. But no car is perfect, and this one certainly has some strange quirks.