Ford Recalling Escape For Corrosion, Newer Models For Seat Issue


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A corrosion issue has prompted the recall of almost 386,000 Ford utility vehicles that are now ten years old or more. In 2001-2004 Ford Escape models, rear subframes could rust, potentially causing the control arm to separate. Such a failure could cause the loss of steering control. MUST WATCH: NHTSA Gets It Right: New...Read more

2015 Hyundai Genesis First Drive


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The Hyundai Genesis arrived more than five years ago, true to its name, at the genesis of a new era for luxury. At the time, the luxury market only had what amounted to a collective hiccup; but the recession that ensued gave many who could afford a luxury vehicle just a little more pause about displays of wealth. And w...Read more

Hyundai U.S. CEO: Sub-Tucson Crossover Being Considered


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You've likely heard that a lot of traditional mid-size sedan shoppers are turning to compact crossovers like the Hyundai Tucson (or Honda CR-V, Ford Escape, or Subaru Forester) instead of a mid-size sedan—for crossovers' greater versatility, space, and all-weather ability. Now we're seeing some of the same trends...Read more

2014 Ford Escape SE 1.6: Quick Drive


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Many American families are skipping over mid-size sedans in favor of compact crossovers. And while it only takes some crawling around the interior of these models—and some weekend errands—to ascertain why, there’s an inconvenient truth about them: Many of these smaller utility vehicles just aren&rsquo...Read more

Ahead Of CEO's Testimony, GM Recalls 1.3M Cars For Steering Issue


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On the eve of GM CEO Mary Barra's appearance before hearing a U.S. House subcommittee, GM [NYSE: GM] announced that it would recall an additional 1.3 million vehicles for an issue that might result in the sudden loss of power-steering assist. In the affected vehicles, which have electric power steering, the system coul...Read more