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What Does NBA Champ LeBron James Drive?

Whenever you’ve got someone making over $40 million a year plus endorsements, you know they’ve got some killer cars. Such is the case with Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James. He’s considered one of the most valuable players in the NBA and is a three-time NBA champion. Just for some context he also has two …

Takata, the company responsible for so many airbag recalls
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Why Do These Airbags Keep Getting Recalled?

Vehicle recalls are a headache for everyone involved from the manufacturers to the car owners. A particularly headache-inducing recall that is making waves again is the one concerning airbag inflators made by Takata. The company, which has since gone bankrupt and has been bought out by Joyson Safety Systems, first went under investigation for their …

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Cadillac Is Listening: Next CT5-V Gets A 640hp V8

The Cadillac CTS-V was getting traction both with its name and reputation. The alphabet-soup mumbo jumbo model identification Cadillac saddled itself with had little meaning to the public. Except, that is, with CTS-V. Its power and performance were finally putting actions to words that Cadillac finally was close to equal footing to its Euro-mates. Its …

2019 Honda Pilot Elite
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How Safe Is the Honda Pilot?

SUVs are quite popular these days and can be good for transporting families and large groups. Safety is, of course, a top priority when looking for a family vehicle. Buyers looking for an SUV with top safety ratings that’s large enough for a family should consider the 2020 Honda Pilot. 2020 Honda Pilot The Pilot …

2019 Edge Titanium Elite
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How Reliable Is the Ford Edge?

As Ford cuts out almost all of its sedan models in an effort to avoid bankruptcy, building and selling reliable trucks and SUVs is more crucial than ever. All the recent recalls Ford has been issuing isn’t sending out the message that Ford can do that, however, and many consumers are losing faith in the …

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk
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How Safe Is the Jeep Grand Cherokee?

Fans of Jeep’s midsize SUV, the Grand Cherokee, will find plenty to appreciate about the 2020 model. Both the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety provided favorable reviews overall for the Grand Cherokee’s safety.  In fact, Jeep appears to have successfully managed complaints that plagued earlier models, including the 2011‘s faulty …

Genesis GV80 front camera demo
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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 …

2019 Ford Edge ST
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How Safe Is the Ford Edge?

The Ford Edge is an SUV that’s been around for a few generations and doesn’t appear to be slowing down anytime soon. The specs for the newest model version are impressive with some new interior and exterior styling, as well as an 8-speed automatic transmission, and many driver assistance features. This sport utility vehicle model promises …

2020 Kia Telluride
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How Safe Is the Kia Telluride?

Kia has moved to expand its SUV crossover offerings with the introduction of the much anticipated 2020 Kia Telluride. Since its release in Spring 2019, the crossover SUV has earned excellent reviews and was rated highly by Consumer Reports where it fell behind only the Subaru Ascent in reliability for vehicles in its class. The 2020 Telluride offers …

2020 Toyota RAV4
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How Reliable Is the Toyota RAV4?

The Toyota RAV4 is a compact SUV that lets you seek out adventure every day. Loaded with features including the latest technology, advanced safety, and an efficient engine, the RAV4 is an amazing combination of fun and practicality. When you get behind the wheel of the Toyota RAV4 you can do it with confidence, because …

2020 Subaru Outback
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How Safe Is the Subaru Outback?

Subaru has always promoted safety as a flagship character for all of its vehicles. Even the capable and adventurous Outback is promoted as a safe and reliable vehicle. However, just because an automaker builds safety into its brand and marketing, doesn’t always mean the vehicles it produces earn top safety ratings. We wanted to learn …

2019 Mazda CX-5
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Does the Mazda CX-5 Have Apple CarPlay?

The Mazda CX-5 is a head-turning vehicle, and the most powerful CX-5 ever. Its signature interior surrounds the driver in luxury, with Nappa leather seats and ambient cabin lighting. Mazda has always been on the cutting edge of technology, and the latest CX-5 is no exception. The Mazda CX-5 has top-of-the-line features, including active safety …

2019 Jeep Compass
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How Reliable Is the Jeep Compass?

Jeep has many great SUVs and trucks available on the market. However, not all of these Jeeps are great, and some of them are very problematic. The latest model years of the Compass, Jeep’s premier compact SUV, is an example of that. Here’s how reliable the Compass is according to various car reviewers.  What J.D. …

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk
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Does the Jeep Grand Cherokee Have Android Auto?

While the current generation of Jeep Grand Cherokees has been around since 2011, Car and Driver calls this SUV “thoroughly enjoyable.” With numerous trims, Car and Driver says there’s “one for every budget.” The 2020 Grand Cherokee includes the latest tech and safety features that buyers have come to expect, including Android Auto and Apple …

2020 Hyundai Palisade
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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 …

2019 Jeep Compass Limited
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Does the Jeep Compass Have Android Auto?

The 2020 Jeep Compass is a rugged vehicle that continues the Jeep tradition of style and practicality. It’s got a comfortable and contemporary interior, and the power to take you almost anywhere. The Jeep Compass boasts all the technology drivers expect from a 21st-century vehicle, with connectivity and control that let you drive into the …