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2024 Chevrolet Equinox (Best Sellling Compact SUV In US) Review By Larry Nutson

2024 Chevrolet Equinox (Best Sellling Compact SUV In US) Review By Larry Nutson

2024 Chevrolet Equinox A Good Fit By Larry Nutson Chicago Bureau Chief The Auto Channel The Equinox carline has been a part of Chevrolet since 2004. The present iteration of the Equinox was introduced in 2018 and was refreshed in 2022. ... Continue reading

World Premiere Video Of 2025 Volkswagen ID.7 EV With 435 Mile Range

World Premiere Video Of 2025 Volkswagen ID.7 EV With 435 Mile Range

The ID.7 is the first all-electric Volkswagen for the upper mid-size class ... Continue reading

The Mechanics of 4WD: Understanding How Your Vehicle Conquers Tough Terrain

The Mechanics of 4WD: Understanding How Your Vehicle Conquers Tough Terrain

Have you ever wondered how your 4WD vehicle navigates challenging terrain like mud, snow, and rocky trails? This article explores the mechanics behind the 4WD system. ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel On YouTube

The Auto Channel On YouTube

For background on how The Auto Channel pioneered streaming video on the Internet in 1996, read: Look Back at The Auto Channel.Com ... Continue reading

Mercedes Benz Puts Brake On EV Car Develoment

Mercedes Benz Puts Brake On EV Car Develoment

STUTTGART, Feb 22 Reuters reported that Mercedes-Benz on Thursday delayed its electrification goal by five years and assured investors it would keep sprucing up its combustion engine models, becoming the latest carmaker to flag a weaker-than-expected appetite for battery-powered cars. The company now expects sales of e ... Continue reading

Celebrate National Margarita Day Today With A YankeeRita

Celebrate National Margarita Day Today With A YankeeRita

Almost 15 years ago, I kicked off my speech at the annual American Coalition of Ethanol by toasting all the attendees with my margarita concoction that used Catdaddy Spiced Moonshine. ... Continue reading

Don't Worry Be Happy With Short Range Perfect (SRP) (t) New BEV Cars

Don't Worry Be Happy With Short Range Perfect (SRP) (t) New BEV Cars

The Auto Channel has been editorializing directly to the high paid execs in the corner offices for years. See Electric Vehicles Solution or Diversion? Which we originally published ion on December 7, 2009 15 Fkn years ago, in the old days we could expect to hear “off with their heads “ today you hear “get them th ... Continue reading

More Reliable Lexus Vs BMW ?

More Reliable Lexus Vs BMW ?

Most of my time spent I was a service advisor who worked closely with the technicians and service managers, and I also did heavy customer service time in research and development and CSI. ... Continue reading

2024 Honda Odyssey Elite - Review by David Colman

2024 Honda Odyssey Elite - Review by David Colman

After spending a considerable amount of non-driving time ensconced in this living room of a maxi-van, I can give you two very good reasons to pop for the Elite. The first is its superb 11 speaker Premium Audio System. ... Continue reading

The Most Successful F1 Teams Ever

The Most Successful F1 Teams Ever

Formula 1 is considered the pinnacle of motorsports. Here, we are going to take a look at some of the most successful F1 teams ever - looking at their achievements, their most famous drivers, and their enduring legacies. ... Continue reading

2024 TOYOTA GR86 TRUENO Edition - Profile

2024 TOYOTA GR86 TRUENO Edition - Profile

Toyota is bringing a double dose of pure driving delight to the GR86 for the 2024 model year. First up is a limited GR86 TRUENO Edition with a throwback two tone look that will come in a choice of Halo and black or Track bRed and black. ... Continue reading

Useful Hacks That You Need To Know When Buying Car Parts

Useful Hacks That You Need To Know When Buying Car Parts

Does your car need some new spare parts? It's no secret that buying car parts can be a daunting task. There are so many different options available, and it can be challenging to know which ones are the best fit for your vehicle. ... Continue reading

$25k Fiat 500e SRP "Short Range Perfect(c)" BEV Rolls Off Mirafiori Assembly Plant in Turin, Italy To Join Other SRP Car Maker BEV Offerings

$25k Fiat 500e SRP "Short Range Perfect(c)" BEV Rolls Off Mirafiori Assembly Plant in Turin, Italy To Join Other SRP Car Maker BEV Offerings

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 21, 2024 -- 2024 Fiat 500e North America production begins at the Mirafiori Assembly Plant in Turin, Italy First allocation of all-electric Fiat 500e vehicles quickly sold out Affordable BEV with MSRP of $32,500 and lease incentives of $7,500 plus local incentives ... Continue reading

Motorists Shopping Their Auto Insurace Companies At Increased Rate

Motorists Shopping Their Auto Insurace Companies At Increased Rate

<i>According to the LexisNexis Insurance Demand Meter, a "Hot" Q4 2023 spelled continued rate increases, along with improved combined ratios, and now opens a window for insurers to capitalize on continued shopping as they seek a return to profitability in 2024</i></p><p><span ... Continue reading