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2021 Toyota Sienna Owner’s Manual Goes Digital

2021 Toyota Sienna Owner’s Manual Goes Digital

Toyota is bringing even more perks to 2021 Sienna owners thanks to the all-new Toyota Driver’s Companion feature in the Toyota App. Powered by Google Cloud, the app-based feature includes a voice-activated virtual assistant – Joya. ... Continue reading

Hey Moms - Could This 2022 Kia Carnival MPV Be The One That Entices You To Exchange SUV Hell For Minivan Heaven? +VIDEO

Hey Moms - Could This 2022 Kia Carnival MPV Be The One That Entices You To Exchange SUV Hell For Minivan Heaven? +VIDEO

Slide-Flex 2nd-Row seating and VIP Lounge Seating options Roomier and featuring more utility with best-in-class passenger room and best-in-class cargo room Enhanced confidence with 12 standard Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS)1 features - the most comprehensive standard ADAS suite in segment – and available se ... Continue reading

2021 Mazda CX-30 2.5 Turbo Review By Larry Nutson

2021 Mazda CX-30 2.5 Turbo Review By Larry Nutson

I drove the new 2020 Mazda CX-30 about a year ago and explained to readers how it fit in between Mazda’s CX-3 and CX-5 in both size and price. The CX-30 is based on the same platform that also underpins the Mazda3 hatchback and sedan. ... Continue reading

2021 Hyundai Elantra & Elantra Hybrid Reviews By Larry Nutson

2021 Hyundai Elantra & Elantra Hybrid Reviews By Larry Nutson

I have recently driven both the Elantra and Elantra Hybrid in a Covid-safe environment in a well-executed drive program. ... Continue reading

Kentucky Bred 2023 Corvette Z06 Growling

Kentucky Bred 2023 Corvette Z06 Growling

DETROIT – Two years ago this week, Chevrolet introduced a revolutionary twist in the Corvette story: the first-ever mid-engine Corvette Stingray. This fall1, the story will continue with the reveal of the all-new 2023 Corvette Z06, the supercar that will put the world on notice. ... Continue reading

The new Mercedes-Benz Citan: compact outside dimensions with generous space and high functionality

The new Mercedes-Benz Citan: compact outside dimensions with generous space and high functionality

Stuttgart. The new Mercedes-Benz Citan and its fully electric model variant – the eCitan – will celebrate their premiere on Wednesday, 25 August 2021. ... Continue reading

2021 Hyundai Palisade Review by Larry Nutson

2021 Hyundai Palisade Review by Larry Nutson

First introduced in mid-2019 for the 2020 model year, this UV will seat up to eight, has a powerful V6, can tow a bunch, and is surprisingly luxurious for the price. ... Continue reading

2021 Cadillac Escalade Review Redux By Larry Nutson

2021 Cadillac Escalade Review Redux By Larry Nutson

Late last fall I had my first drive in Cadillac’s all-new 2021 Escalade. As we approached the start of spring 2021 I again spent some time driving the new Escalade. ... Continue reading

2021 Jeep Gladiator Trail Rated Review By Larry Nutson

2021 Jeep Gladiator Trail Rated Review By Larry Nutson

A whopping 2.9 million pickups were sold in the U.S. last year, making up roughly 20% of the entire auto market, according to Cox Automotive. Full size and midsize pickups are offered by eight different brands. ... Continue reading

10 Million Never Looked So Good!

10 Million Never Looked So Good!

Toyota Kentucky Celebrates Camry Milestone GEORGETOWN, Ky. (July 21, 2021) – Age really is just a number at Toyota’s first wholly-owned vehicle plant in North America. ... Continue reading

EV Motoring Scorecard

EV Motoring Scorecard

In the second quarter, total new-vehicle sales jumped by 49.5%, growing notably from the small base of Q2 2020 Pandemic Edition, but electrified vehicle growth was 201.1%, reaching beyond 375,000 combined EVs and hybrids. As we’ve said before, that’s a lot of batteries. <img loading= ... Continue reading

2022 Acura MDX - Review by Larry Nutson

2022 Acura MDX - Review by Larry Nutson

Acura was the first Japanese luxury brand in the U.S. arriving on our shores 35 years ago in 1986. The first vehicle models they sold were two-door and four-door sedans. ... Continue reading

2022 Hyundai Tucson First Drive - Review by Larry Nutson

2022 Hyundai Tucson First Drive - Review by Larry Nutson

2022 Hyundai Tucson First Drive By Larry Nutson Executive Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_7518) I just drove the new Tucson in Tucson. Yes, notwithstanding the Covid-19 pandemic, travel can be done with low risk. ... Continue reading

Nissan Studio Marks Six Month Anniversary with New Features to Enhance Customer Experience

Nissan Studio Marks Six Month Anniversary with New Features to Enhance Customer Experience

Nissan Canada’s latest models – is pleased to announce several new features to its virtual and in-person platforms. This includes the addition of the all-new 2022 Nissan Pathfinder to the line-up, featuring a bold re-design, 9-speed automatic transmission, standard Safety Shield® 360 and the best in connectivity. ... Continue reading

Letter From Europe Via California - Mazda Miata, Lexus RC-F and Toyota Camry TRD

Letter From Europe Via California - Mazda Miata, Lexus RC-F and Toyota Camry TRD

In Belvedere (CA Not Italy) until the CDC says its ok to return to Auto Central across the pond. ... Continue reading

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