An SUV being crash tested to determine it's safety ratings
Crossover & Midsize

Five of the Safest SUVs Under $40,000

The rising popularity of SUVs since the mid-1990s has been growing steadily now that manufacturers are focusing much more on technology and in-cabin comfort. However, these are not the only reasons that consumers are interested in mid-size SUVs; utility is of the utmost importance and, for those with families, safety is a key factor. A …

The Hyundai Ioniq is shown at AutoMobility LA on November 21, 2019
Hybrids & Electrics

The Most Fuel-Efficient Hybrid Car That Nobody Wants to Buy

In today’s environmentally conscious world, automakers race to build and design the smartest hybrid vehicles that make sense for lifestyle driving. While certain models like the Toyota Prius or Nissan Leaf come to mind, there is one you might overlook. There’s a hybrid car available today that actually gets better gas mileage than the Prius …

Hyundai Kona Hybrid compact crossover suv on display at Brussels Expo on January 9, 2020 in Brussels, Belgium
Crossover & Midsize

This 2020 Subcompact SUV is the Best Value for Your Money

While there continues to be a need from consumers for the larger-sized SUVs, there has been an increasing number of people downsizing their preferences. The subcompact SUV segment has blossomed with options, offering SUV size, comfort, and fuel economy for those looking for the goldilocks of SUVs. Recently, Kelley Blue Book evaluated the 2020 subcompact …

The Hyundai Venue on display at auto show
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Don’t Let the Size of the This New Hyundai Fool You

The Hyundai Venue is rolling off the crossover SUV line alongside some of its sister vehicles, like the Kona. Originally offered in Australia, the Venue is coming to the North American market, and word has it, this vehicle will make a big splash. That might sound surprising since it’s pretty small – smaller than even the …

The Hyundai Tucson at the Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

2016 Was a Horrible Year for the Hyundai Tucson

Now in its third generation, the Hyundai Tucson is a popular SUV that offers a smooth ride, a nice interior, and great value. The crossover SUV is smaller than the Hyundai Santa Fe but more affordable. It may have limited space but it’s popular with SUV fans for its competent handling abilities and a nice …

The Honda Civic Type-R at the Brussels Expo

Which 2020 Cars Have the Best Gas Mileage?

Cars usually get one or two useful features for each new model year. It could be anything from new safety features, engines or transmissions, and even standard smartphone integration. Plenty of cars also got complete redesigns for the 2020 model year like the Ford Explorer and Toyota Supra. With new engines come different fuel economy …

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How Affordable Performance Could Save Nissan

In discussing possible ways Nissan could save itself, we briefly touched upon what made Nissan’s past products desirable: performance. Nissan has made some incredible high-performance vehicles, ranging from JDM forbidden-fruit to rally-conquering SUVs. But what set Nissan, and indeed, most Japanese carmakers, from brands like Porsche or Ferrari was how attainable their sporty vehicles were. …

A white 2019 Hyundai Tucson on the track.
Automotive News

What Features Come Standard on the Hyundai Tucson?

Hyundai has made a lot of inroads into the American SUV and truck markets. Along with the critically acclaimed Palisade, the Tucson is Hyundai’s offer to people who want a smaller SUV. Here are the features that come standard on the Hyundai Tucson. The Tucson’s standard interior features As U.S. News said, the Tucson comes …

2020 Hyundai Palisade
Automotive News

How Reliable Is the Hyundai Palisade?

The brand new, 2020 Hyundai Palisade is a three-row, crossover SUV that is built for the modern family. It features upscale style and elegance combined with versatility and power. Is Hyundai’s newest offering a reliable vehicle? Since 2020 is the Palisade’s first model year, there is no detailed reliability data available. However, the Hyundai brand …

A Hyundai Palisade SUV parked on a grassy hill in the wilderness
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 …

The Hyundai Tucson on display at the London Motor and Tech Show
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Hyundai Tucson Have Apple CarPlay?

Nowadays, sport utility vehicles are getting more in-tune with our everyday lives. Not only do we have vehicles that haul all of our stuff around, but we can do it in style while enjoying the amenities we’ve come to depend on. The driving and handling of an SUV is certainly important, but drivers rely on their …

2019 Hyundai Tucson parked in front of mountain view
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 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 …

2020 Hyundai Palisade
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Hyundai Palisade Have Apple CarPlay?

The all-new 2020 Hyundai Palisade is a family-friendly SUV that is in tune with the way you live today. With three rows of seating and a sleek exterior that turns heads wherever it goes, the Hyundai Palisade is loaded with features. In addition, this all-out modern vehicle is fully equipped with all of the latest …

Trucks & SUVs

We Can Hardly Wait For These New 2020 Pickups

We might have to call 2020 the year of the pickup as there are some highly anticipated trucks finally showing up. We have waited years for the overhaul of these popular pickups and now they’ll finally arrive sometime in the new year. This will also be the year a new model that never existed before …

The 2020 Hyundai Palisade on display at AutoMobility LA
Crossover & Midsize

How Safe Is the Hyundai Palisade?

The new 2020 Hyundai Palisade has received rave reviews since its debut, and as Hyundai’s largest family-hauler, it’s set to become the brand’s flagship SUV. And even though the Palisade may be designed and engineered with today’s most modern technology, how safe will it keep your family in a crash? Is the 2020 Hyundai Palisade …

2020 Hyundai Palisade
Trucks & SUVs

What Features Are Standard on the Hyundai Palisade?

The SUV market in America is bigger than ever, and the Palisade is Hyundai’s latest large SUV. The Palisade is a large and luxurious SUV that comes with a lot of standard features. Here’s an overview of the standard features on the Hyundai Palisade. Comfort features The Palisade, at its core, is an SUV meant …

2020 Kia Telluride driving down the road
Crossover & Midsize

Should You Buy the Hyundai Palisade or Kia Telluride?

With its recent Motor Trend SUV of the Year win, the Kia Telluride has demonstrated the Korean automaker’s ability to combine style and substance in one capable package. The 3-row SUV hasn’t just proved popular with critics, either. However, the Telluride has its own internal competition: the Hyundai Palisade. The Palisade is a luxury bargain …

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Trucks & SUVs

Cheap SUVs That Aren’t a Terrible Deal

If you’ve got $20,000 or can swallow the payment for a $20,000 SUV there are some great choices. These won’t be full-size, but they’ll exhibit a quality that just a few years ago you would only find in more premium vehicles. We’ve found the lowest-priced SUVs based on MSRP. Since it’s the end of the …

2016 Hyundai Tucson driving on street
Tips, Tricks & Trends

The 1 SUV by Hyundai You Should Avoid at All Costs

Today’s Tucson joins the Palisade in showing what makes Hyundai a well-regarded automaker. The updated-for-2019 Tucson isn’t just popular with female car-buyers, its platform may form the basis of the upcoming Santa Cruz pickup. It’s also an IIHS Top Safety Pick+ and has been since its 2016 redesign. However, the 2016 Tucson is also the …

Hyundai Santa Cruz Concept
Trucks & SUVs

What the Hyundai Santa Cruz Pickup Truck Prototype Reveals

The upcoming Hyundai Santa Cruz comes at the front of a mid-size and compact pickup truck resurgence. But information on the ‘compact utility vehicle’, as Hyundai calls it, has been fairly scarce. We know it’s coming in 2021, and that it’ll be produced at Hyundai’s Montgomery, Alabama factory. But beyond conflicting platform rumors, that’s about …

Ford F-150 trucks on display at a car dealership.
Trucks & SUVs

Truck/SUV Sales Increase-Cars On Life Support

The latest sales figures are in with pickups, crossovers, and SUVs accounting for almost 75% of new vehicle sales. This is the highest level we have seen in a continuing rise in such sales. While Truck/SUV sales increase, we are seeing cars drop down to life support. Not all was bad for cars, but SUVs …

Hyundai Santa Cruz Concept
Trucks & SUVs

Hyundai Confirms Santa Cruz Pickup for 2021

Mid-size pickups are enjoying a resurgence in the US. The Ford Ranger has a higher payload than some full-size pickups, and the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 and Jeep Gladiator serve as excellent off-roaders. And now, Hyundai wants in on the action. In 2015, the Korean automaker had shown off the Santa Cruz Concept to an extremely …

1966 Aero-Car

Hyundai Really Thinks Flying Taxis Will Take Off

It may sound ludicrous, but Hyundai has an Urban Air Mobility division that will be developing autonomous flying taxis. Today it announced Dr. Jaiwon Shin as head of the newly-created division.  “The new team at Hyundai will develop core technologies that will establish the company as a driving force in urban air mobility,” said Dr. …