2019 Mazda CX-5
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Mazda CX-5 Have Android Auto?

Many people love their Droid smartphones and take them on the road with them for errands, road trips, and more. Thanks to today’s technology, you can pair the power of Android with your vehicle’s onboard infotainment system for connectivity and functionality that’s just right for you. Android Auto makes the union possible. It allows you …

2019 Hyundai Palisade
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Hyundai Palisade Have Android Auto?

When shopping for a new Hyundai Palisade, there are certain features drivers consider important. Traditionally these features included how many cup holders the vehicle had, interior storage space, safety features, fuel economy, resale value, reliability, and overall purchase price. Android Auto has the distinction of being one of the latest features drivers want when in …

2020 Toyota Highlander
Crossover & Midsize

How Safe Is the Toyota Highlander?

Automaker Toyota is known today for designing some of the most dependable and technologically-advanced vehicles on the market. The Highlander is one of Toyota’s flagship SUVs, offering space, economy, and Toyota’s expected menagerie of safety and tech features. But how safe is the Toyota Highlander? How the Toyota Highlander performs on safety tests Though it’s too …

2019 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk
Crossover & Midsize

How Reliable Is the Jeep Cherokee?

The Jeep Cherokee is one of Jeep’s best-selling vehicles on the market. There are a lot of reasons to like the Cherokee, but like anything else, it also has its downsides. Despite Jeep’s good reputation when it comes to reliability, this is an area where the Cherokee doesn’t do great.  What Consumer Reports had to say …

Ford Explorer Hybrid
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 …

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 …

2019 Hyundai Tucson
Crossover & Midsize

How Safe Is the Hyundai Tucson?

So, you’re looking at a new Hyundai Tucson. You like how it looks, you’ve read reviews, and you might almost be sold. But what about safety? When it comes to vehicle safety, there’s often a ton of information available and reviews to help guide you. It can be overwhelming to know what the ratings mean, …

2019 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk
Crossover & Midsize

How Safe Is the Jeep Cherokee?

The Jeep Grand Cherokee is a great off-road alternative to the Toyota RAV4. It can tow up to 7,200 pounds when fully loaded, more than any other midsize SUV on the market. Like all Jeeps, the Grand Cherokee can also handle itself nicely in off-roading situations.  However, Jeep vehicles usually don’t have the best safety …

2021 Genesis GV80 crossover | Genesis-0
Crossover & Midsize

Genesis Will Release First SUV January 2020

The 2021 Genesis GV80 is the first SUV that Genesis will manufacture. It’s taken years of development to finally reach showroom floors. You’re excused if you didn’t know Genesis as a stand-alone luxury brand under the Hyundai tent. That’s because it sold only 21,000 vehicles in total for 2019.  In these times any vehicle manufacturer …

2020 Toyota RAV4
Crossover & Midsize

How Safe Is the Toyota RAV4?

The Toyota RAV4 ranks highly in safety ratings among compact SUVs. The vehicle has a long list of innovative safety features that have earned it some of the highest safety awards in the vehicle’s class. Standard Safety Features Of the Toyota RAV4 Toyota has a reputation for manufacturing some of the safest vehicles on the …

2019 Hyundai Tucson
Crossover & Midsize

How Reliable Is the Hyundai Tucson?

Hyundai is making a name for itself by creating great SUVs for the American market. While the Hyundai Palisade may be the big SUV in Hyundai’s garage, Hyundai also has smaller SUVs that it’s offering to Americans. The Tucson is one of them, and here’s how reliable the Tucson is according to various sources.  What …

2019 Mazda CX-5
Crossover & Midsize

How Safe Is the Mazda CX-5?

SUVs are known for their cargo space, road handling, and luxurious features. All those are fine, but when it comes to investing in a new vehicle, you also want to take in the reliability and safety points of an SUV before making the final choice. If you’re in the market for a small SUV, and …

2020 Ford Explorer
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Ford Explorer Have Android Auto?

For Android users, Android Auto is now practically considered a necessity if you desire a truly modern driving experience. Android Auto lets drivers connect with their phones while driving. You can take calls, send voice-to-text messages, and use navigation apps — all in an easy-to-use and easy-to-look-at package.  When it comes to accessibility and technology, Ford …

2020 Lincoln Aviator
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Lincoln Aviator Have Android Auto?

The 2020 Lincoln Aviator has gotten good reviews for luxury, technology, and safety features. While this three-row SUV is based on the Ford Explorer’s architecture, it is decidedly more high-end. The 2020 Aviator is the first year of the new second-generation Aviator, following a 15-year gap. Although it has more space for cargo than for …

Ford Explorer Hybrid
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Ford Explorer Have Apple CarPlay?

After several years of steadily compounding issues, the 2020 Ford Explorer has been released with a number of new features, including a revamped platform, convenient rear-wheel drive, and an easy to use infotainment system. According to Car and Driver, the upgraded 2020 Explorer displays noticeable improvement over previous models with better handling and enhanced technology. Fortunately for …

2020 Ford Escape
Crossover & Midsize

How Reliable Is the Ford Escape?

Ford’s plan to drop both hatchbacks and sedans from its lineup is an ambitious one. With that plan in mind, it’s important that the 2020 Ford Escape attract both car and SUV owners. One key area that would help this effort tremendously is reliability. So how reliable is the new Ford Escape? A redesigned compact …