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Used Car Buying Tips, Recalls, Service Bulletins and SuperSearch Classifieds

Used Car Buying Tips, Recalls, Service Bulletins and SuperSearch Classifieds

Craigslist, Consumer's Edge - Used Car Super Search - Plus Used Car Super Research Tools; Best Way To Find Used Cars On The Web! Includes All Craigslist Used Vehicles and 14 Other Major Classified Used Car Listings ... Continue reading

Nissan Leaf Is Double Digits Conagrats

Nissan Leaf Is Double Digits Conagrats

December 3, 2020 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan today celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Nissan LEAF and the delivery of 500,000 LEAF vehicles since the model was first introduced. ... Continue reading

Used Car Review - 2018 Subaru Crosstrek By Steve Purdy

Used Car Review - 2018 Subaru Crosstrek By Steve Purdy

Redesigned for 2018, Crosstrek is loosely based on the Impreza compact sedan but it is quite a different vehicle. It gets a tiny bit bigger than the outgoing model, the result of styling that follows modern trends for small crossovers. It is most certainly not flashy, eschewing excess sculpting, jewelry and aggressive ... Continue reading

Used Car Review - 2018 Lexus NX 300h - Hybrid SUV By John Heilig

Used Car Review - 2018 Lexus NX 300h - Hybrid SUV By John Heilig

There’s decent power from the 2.5-liter hybrid power plant. Handling is equally good. We had a few “instances” on one commute and the NX allowed us to escape unscathed. ... Continue reading

Used Car Review - 2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid - By Larry Nutson, More Power More Economy More

Used Car Review - 2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid - By Larry Nutson, More Power More Economy More

Trend forecasts say more and more new vehicle buyers will choose an SUV, both large and small. And trend forecasts also say more and more new vehicles will have electrified power trains. ... Continue reading

TV Stations Continue Record-Breaking Support of Anti-Drunk Driving PSA Campaign during Holiday Season

TV Stations Continue Record-Breaking Support of Anti-Drunk Driving PSA Campaign during Holiday Season

To help make our roads safer during the holiday season, the Television Bureau of Advertising (TVB) today launched the 14th annual "Project Roadblock" initiative, in which local broadcast TV stations donate airtime to support NHTSA and the Ad Council's "Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving" PSA (public service advertising) c ... Continue reading

2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro Review by Mark Fulmer +VIDEO

2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro Review by Mark Fulmer +VIDEO

2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro Review by Mark Fulmer A Solid Off-Roader with a Well Deserved Tough Rep Back in the late 70's the Toyota small trucks had a reputation for being tough, reliable work horses. I experienced that first hand as my bass pro fishing nextdoor neighbor could back his boat off river levys and muddy la ... Continue reading

2020 Toyota Corolla XSE Review by David Colman + VIDEO - It's E15 Approved

2020 Toyota Corolla XSE Review by David Colman + VIDEO - It's E15 Approved

Automotive analysts have bemoaned the death of the sedan ever since the first SUV appeared more than 30 years ago. But somehow, Toyota still manages to sell 300,000 Corollas every year. ... Continue reading

ATV's Are Kid Killers

ATV's Are Kid Killers

Editors Note: My 12 year old grandson was killed as an ATV rollover across his little body. As a grandparent i am always cognoscente of just how fragile life is. ... Continue reading

Kia Soul, Seltos, Rio and Telluride Take 2021 Consumer Guide Top Honors

Kia Soul, Seltos, Rio and Telluride Take 2021 Consumer Guide Top Honors

Kia Motors America (KMA) is pleased to announce that Soul (Subcompact Crossover), Seltos (Subcompact Crossover), Rio (Subcompact Car) and Telluride (Midsize Crossover) have been named 2021 Consumer Guide® Automotive Best Buy Award winners. A seventh consecutive win for Soul marks the longest running streak in the Subc ... Continue reading

150 Cadillac Dealers Choose To Take GM Buyout And Give Up Selling Brand

150 Cadillac Dealers Choose To Take GM Buyout And Give Up Selling Brand

Automotive News reported that nearly 1 in 5 Cadillac dealers in the U.S. reportedly have decided to quit the brand rather than make costly upgrades to sell and service electric vehicles. A Cadillac spokesman would not confirm how many of the brand's 880 dealers accepted the buyout offers first reported by Automotive Ne ... Continue reading

Electric Vehicles, Solution or Diversion?

Electric Vehicles, Solution or Diversion?

The EV facts in this editorial provide evidence that Electric Vehicles were never, are not now, nor will they become a meaningful alternative to replace the nearly 300 million gasoline drinking vehicles on America's roads within the next 200 years, thus keeping America beholden to OPEC and the Big Oil mafia while China ... Continue reading

The Goodyear Story: An Inventor's Obsession and the Struggle for A Rubber Monopoly

The Goodyear Story: An Inventor's Obsession and the Struggle for A Rubber Monopoly

Prologue The Great Exhibition of 1851 triggered a wave of tourism, talk, worry, wonder, jealousy and exultation. Its London opening on May 1 drew twenty-five thousand guests to the great greenhouse-like exhibition hall. Women in bell-shaped dresses of silk and satin, shoulders covered by shawls, lined the edges of the ... Continue reading