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SuperSearch Craigslist and 14 Other Classified Used Car Sites; Research Used Car Specs, Recalls and Reviews 1994-2020

SuperSearch Craigslist and 14 Other Classified Used Car Sites; Research Used Car Specs, Recalls and Reviews 1994-2020

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

General Motors and Honda to Jointly Develop Next-Generation Honda Electric Vehicles Powered by GM’s Ultium Batteries

General Motors and Honda to Jointly Develop Next-Generation Honda Electric Vehicles Powered by GM’s Ultium Batteries

Honda will develop unique interior and exterior designs for Honda customers EVs will be produced on GM’s flexible global EV platform to increase scale and capacity utilization General Motors and Honda have agreed to jointly develop two all-new electric vehicles for Honda, based on GM’s highly flexible global EV pla ... Continue reading

Go Direct And Save - Be A "Dealer Direct" Free-To-The-Dealer Car Buyer And Eliminate 3rd Party Lead Gen Tout-Fees

Go Direct And Save - Be A "Dealer Direct" Free-To-The-Dealer Car Buyer And Eliminate 3rd Party Lead Gen Tout-Fees

If you are a "Dealer Direct" new car buyers can save even more than the average Consumer Reports $3101 Off of MSRP on your next new car purchase. Although using a third-party lead-gen service like Consumer Reports, TruCar, Edmunds, KBB, Auto-by-Tel, Cars.com, AutoTrader, Edmunds and all of the others is easy, don't for ... Continue reading

Standard Hydrogen Announces Groundbreaking Method to Turn Most Garbage Into Zero-Emission Fuel +VIDEO

Standard Hydrogen Announces Groundbreaking Method to Turn Most Garbage Into Zero-Emission Fuel +VIDEO

This patented process has the potential to clean the land and waterways while eliminating most of the waste being dumped into landfills. ... Continue reading

2020 Hyundai Sonata Limited Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2020 Hyundai Sonata Limited Review by David Colman +VIDEO

A remarkable bargain with its all-inclusive price ... Continue reading

2020 Kia Telluride Review by Larry Nutson

2020 Kia Telluride Review by Larry Nutson

Two entirely new three-row SUVs have recently arrived on the scene here in the U.S. They’re both from South Korea’s Hyundai-Kia Automotive Group and I’ve recently driven each of them. The 2020 Kia Telluride and the 2020 Hyundai Palisade are mechanically identical but different in many ways. ... Continue reading

2020 Lexus LC 500h Coupe Review by David Colman

2020 Lexus LC 500h Coupe Review by David Colman

If you're an introvert who just wants to blend in with the crowd, do not buy this car. The LC500, in either V8 or Hybrid form, is the most startling projectile Lexus has unleashed on public roads since their $375,000 LF-A ceased production (500 units) back in 2012. ... Continue reading

New Motor Oils Will Meet the Needs of Modern Engines in Cars, Trucks and SUVs

New Motor Oils Will Meet the Needs of Modern Engines in Cars, Trucks and SUVs

Modern cars, SUVs and pickup trucks offer sophisticated high-performance gasoline-powered engines which are more efficient, with many requiring low viscosity motor oil to meet the needs of vehicle manufacturers. This includes oils such as 5W-20, 0W-20 and even 0W-16. ... Continue reading

2020 Hyundai Venue Review by Mark Fulmer

2020 Hyundai Venue Review by Mark Fulmer

2020 Hyundai Venue review There's a New Kid in Town Say hello to the all-new entry level subcompact crossover from Hyundai, the Venue. This front wheel drive newcomer should be a welcome additional option for car buyers with limited budgets, as well as folks who are comfortable with the concept that less is more. ... Continue reading

2020 Ford Escape Chicagoland Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Ford Escape Chicagoland Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Ford Escape Urban Sensual By Larry Nutson Executive Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_6285) Auto Central, Chicago March 2020; It was around one year ago when, on the invite of Ford, we got an advance look at the all-new Escape. It was outdoors, under a clear sky at Greenfield Village in ... Continue reading

Ram Truck Unveils New 2020 Ram 1500 Laramie Southwest Edition

Ram Truck Unveils New 2020 Ram 1500 Laramie Southwest Edition

Ram unveiled the 2020 Ram 1500 Laramie Southwest Edition, a new luxury trim aimed at the largest truck-buying region in the world. ... Continue reading

Range Rover's Luxo-Muscle SUV - the Velar SVAutobiography Dynamic Edition Review by Rob Eckaus

Range Rover's Luxo-Muscle SUV - the Velar SVAutobiography Dynamic Edition Review by Rob Eckaus

The complete package when it comes to SUVs By Rob Eckaus SF Bureau THE AUTO CHANNEL Never having much exposure to Land Rover except for a fun test ride last year when I was exposed to their thoughtful luxury, I was still pleasantly surprised with the snarling 2020 Range Rover Velar SVAutobiography Dynamic Edition. More ... Continue reading

FCA OFFERS NEW CAR AND TRUCK DEALS! - Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Fiat and Alfa Romeo.

FCA OFFERS NEW CAR AND TRUCK DEALS! - Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Fiat and Alfa Romeo.

In an effort to alleviate shopping concerns and to chart a path for better days ahead, FCA is launching its “Drive Forward” initiative. ... Continue reading

Low Oil Prices Makes China Happy - Hmmmm (Just Saying)

Low Oil Prices Makes China Happy - Hmmmm (Just Saying)

China’s annual crude oil imports in 2019 increased to an average of 10.1 million barrels per day (b/d), an increase of 0.9 million b/d from the 2018 average. China remains the world’s top crude oil importer, surpassing the United States in 2017. ... Continue reading

Special Deals From Car Manufacturers As Compiled By KBB.COM

Special Deals From Car Manufacturers As Compiled By KBB.COM

Besides incentive offers, several manufacturers and one lending institution are giving payment deferrals for new customers. These deals are a way of reassuring buyers that they will be protected from any economic dislocation encountered in the wake of the Coronavirus shutdowns. ... Continue reading