Toyota Sienna Vs. Honda Odyssey: Compare Cars


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What happened to minivans? They used to be the go-to vehicles for busy families, yet today they’ve largely been replaced in that role by larger crossover utility vehicles. Well, the truth is that if you can put aside your silly image ideas that SUVs somehow make you look more adventurous, minivans are probably be...Read more

Acura ILX Vs. Audi A3: Compare Cars


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The Audi A3 and Acura ILX aren’t just two of the least expensive models you can get with a fully fledged luxury badge; they’re also emblematic of some new trends. As the luxury market grows, the appeal of driving a car with a luxury badge has become as much a sign that you’re headed to affluence and s...Read more

2016 Ford F-150 Adds Fuss-Free Auto-Steering For Trailer Backup


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If you’ve ever had to back a vehicle and trailer up into a tight space like a driveway, loading dock, or boat launch, you know that it really isn’t as easy as it looks. The trouble, of course, is that you don’t always turn the steering wheel the same direction to get your intended outcome, in terms of...Read more

2015 Ford Edge Earns Five-Star Federal Safety Rating


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Safety-minded families now have one more reason now to consider the much-improved 2015 Ford Edge: It’s achieved some truly impressive crash-test ratings. The federal government has just released full New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) results for the 2015 Edge, and they’re far better than those of last year&...Read more

Takata Airbag Recall Doubles: At 34 Million Cars, Now Largest In History


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Following an order from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the airbag manufacturer Takata has agreed to expand its recall of airbag inflators—effectively doubling the scope of a recall pertaining to potentially injurious or deadly shrapnel-prone airbag deployment. With this, the effort wi...Read more