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2021 Kia Seltos Review | Value Plus by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2021 Kia Seltos Review | Value Plus by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2021 Kia Seltos Review - Automakers keep loading the market with new SUV models. 2021 Kia Seltos Review ... Continue reading

2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited Review by Mark Fulmer

Under the hood of the 2021 Sonata Hybrid sits a 2.0-liter inline-4 with a 6-speed automatic, a 51-hp motor, and a 1.62-kwh lithium-ion battery for a combined system output of 192 horsepower. Power is pushed to a 6-speed automatic and a front-wheel drive. ... Continue reading

Debunking the Myth of Man-Made Global Warming - LATEST MATERIALS +VIDEO

Debunking the Myth of Man-Made Global Warming - LATEST MATERIALS +VIDEO

Debunking the Myth of Man-Made Global Warming - VIDEO ENHANCED By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher I am very definitely not a meteorologist, climatologist, geologist, biologist, or even a proctologist, even if I am at times a pain in the rear end. As a friend of mine, who is an environmental scientist, s ... Continue reading

NHTSA Recall Summary May 10, 2021 (Official)

NHTSA Recall Summary May 10, 2021 (Official)

The following may apply to one or more of your vehicles if your vehicle is listed below. Click on the NHTSA Recall ID Number below to read more about the safety issue and the reason for the recall.To find out if your specific passenger vehicle is included in the recall, use our VIN Look-up Tool. ... Continue reading

GEICO: 2021 Subaru Outback Review By Larry Nutson

GEICO: 2021 Subaru Outback Review By Larry Nutson

I spent some time behind the wheel of the new Outback driving both on the road and off-road trails in California’s North Coast. I drove paved roads sitting just 85 ft above the Pacific’s crashing waves and off-road trails climbing a couple thousand feet into the surrounding hills through forests of redwoods. ... Continue reading

Compare Insurance The Zebra - 2021 Acura TLX Review By Larry Nutson

Compare Insurance The Zebra - 2021 Acura TLX Review By Larry Nutson

The 2021 Acura TLX continues the performance focus of Acura established with the launch of the second-generation NSX supercar, the brand’s return to motorsports competition, and by new approaches to Acura design and technology first seen in concept vehicles and in the newest-generation Acura RDX utility vehicle. ... Continue reading

Renault Sport Cars Becomes Alpine Cars

Renault Sport Cars Becomes Alpine Cars

The name change of this entity dedicated to the development of Renault Group sports models forms part of the creation of the Alpine Business Unit. ... Continue reading

2021 Subaru Forester Review – Snow Baby and Much More By Martha Hindes

2021 Subaru Forester Review – Snow Baby and Much More By Martha Hindes

How about three inches of fresh, powdery snow, a brisk wind, a large snow-filled lot barely touched by a couple of tire tracks, and a temp hovering around the 15 degree Fahrenheit mark. ... Continue reading

2021 GMC Yukon Denali Review - 3 Across Child Seating by Larry Nutson

2021 GMC Yukon Denali Review - 3 Across Child Seating by Larry Nutson

In mid-September I had my first drive experience with the all-new 2021 GMC Yukon. That drive was quite literally a quick spin. ... Continue reading

2021 Volkswagen Atlas Review by Larry Nutson

2021 Volkswagen Atlas Review by Larry Nutson

2021 Volkswagen Atlas Refreshed and still a good value By Larry Nutson Executive Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_6934) The Covid-19 pandemic has certainly been a major concern and a disruptor of all things normal in everyone’s lives. This includes the new car industry and auto shows that ... Continue reading

2021 Toyota Avalon 4-Dr TRD Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2021 Toyota Avalon 4-Dr TRD Review by David Colman +VIDEO

I once asked mystery writer Lee Child what he drove. He responded, "I buy used police cars because they're fast and they don't get noticed." Child would love the Avalon TRD because it's plenty fast but won't get you noticed. ... Continue reading

2021 Mazda CX-5 Signature AWD Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Mazda CX-5 Signature AWD Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Mazda CX-5 Signature AWD Review by Mark Fulmer A Good Looking Good Driving Compact SUV Mark Fulmer The Auto Channel Mazda’s most popular vehicle is the CX-5 compact SUV, and because it has been so well received the 2021 model has only added a number of small updates to its safety features and tech. The exterior ... Continue reading

The Smart Way to Buy a Used Car Online

The Smart Way to Buy a Used Car Online

Buying a used car has some real advantages. Chief among them is the dollar savings you can achieve by letting a previous owner bear the brunt of the depreciation all new cars experience upon being sold. ... Continue reading

2021 SEMA Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

2021 SEMA Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Jessi Combs, Rick Love, Bob Moore, and Carl Schiefer join elite group of pioneers and legends These four dedicated individuals who contributed to and have had an impactful influence on the automotive specialty equipment industry are being honored as new SEMA Hall of Fame members. ... Continue reading