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Just Like That, Hyundai Has a Full-Fledged Self-Driving Car

And just like that, Hyundai has a fully-fledged autonomous (self-driving) car. Seemingly overnight. At the Consumer Electronics Show, the place where automakers show off their latest and greatest gadgets (and of course, electronic cars), Hyundai debuted its autonomous version of the upcoming Ioniq. The brand claims its robot-car is going to be much more affordable. How? Because the company said […]

Finding Your Perfect Car at a Dealership Is Easier Than Ever

In 2013, car buyers visited an average of five dealerships before buying a car. In 2016, that number has dropped to 1.6. Does that mean interest in buying from car dealerships is declining? Perhaps, but I don’t think so. Sure, the presence of online car-buying websites has increased. But, so has the availability of dealership […]

The Main Advantage of a Hydroformed Vehicle Frame

Hydroforming has been in the manufacturing industries for a quite a while, but only recently introduced into vehicle production — comparatively speaking. A lot of 2016 trucks use hydroformed frames. The Ram and Chevy trucks are perfect examples of this, and hydroforming is one of the main reasons why the Ram 3500 and Silverado are such powerful workhorses. […]

For Truck’s Sake! Learn the Difference Between Payload and Towing Capacity

The amount of times I’ve seen or heard people use payload and towing capacity interchangeably is mind-boggling. Heck, even when I first started learning truck-talk, I didn’t give a second thought when swapping the words around. But, they mean two completely different things, and if you think they mean the same thing, then you risk […]

Secret Service Gives Our VP a Rare Chance to Drive his 1967 Corvette

If you’re a car fanatic, you probably know about Jay Leno and his toys. More recently, you probably know about his relatively new show called “Jay Leno’s Garage.” Well for the upcoming season, he secured a very special guest — Vice President of the United States, Joe Biden. That’s right, turns out the VP has been […]

J.D. Power Rates Hyundai as Top in Technology

According to a new study by J.D. Power, the U.S. Tech Experience Index (TXI) Study, Hyundai is the segment leader for consumer satisfaction when it comes to the technology found in the mass-market category of vehicles. Honestly, it’s no surprise. With the way technology has always been such an integral part of Hyundai’s vehicle designs, […]

Volvo Cars Will Soon be Able to Communicate; Autonomous Vehicles Closer Than We Think?

While Volvo isn’t the first one to announce it — Mercedes-Benz and Toyota are also developing something similar — the vehicle-to-vehicle communication system Volvo announced they’re working on is exciting stuff. After all, it’s Volvo – arguably the leading brand when it comes to advanced safety technology. Now that they’ve embarked on developing their own form of this […]

A Throwback Ad-VENTURE!

The beauty of shopping for used vehicles is that you arguably have a wealth of options that the current class of cars can never quite meet. A used inventory will naturally be more diverse, thanks to the availability of multiple model years, body styles, brands, and more. And while most used car shoppers tend to […]

New Car Smell is Overrated

It’s such a cliche, but seriously, who doesn’t love that new car smell? Although it’s hard to define exactly what makes up that unmistakable aroma, slipping into a new car, or one that’s immaculately maintained, conjures up feelings of accomplishment, pride, and a clean start to the day. Most of us enjoy that new smell […]

Patriotic Pickup Trucks, Courtesy of Chevy

Is it at all surprising that the beloved, all-American bowtie brand would up the ante when it comes to respecting Old Glory? The most award-winning automaker, Chevrolet, continues to build upon its legacy of legendary pickup trucks by constantly evolving and embodying everything red, white, and blue. In preparation for the Texas Sate Fair, opening […]

The All-New 2016 Chevy Cruze: Who Says Affordable Cars Have to be Boring?

The all-new 2016 Chevy Cruze for sale is out to prove that affordable cars can be fun. While the first generation Cruze was able to do this as well, the second generation really takes it to the next level. It provides the driver with a more dynamic driving experience thanks to multiple design enhancements, and an all-new […]

A Brief History of the Current Generation Maserati Ghibli

As you’re cruising down the highway in your 2016 Maserati Ghibli, you may be pondering the history and background of your luxury sports car. The nameplate dates back to the mid-1960s, when the original Ghibli was shown at the 1966 Turin Motor Show. Since that time, the vehicle has evolved drastically, leading to the third-generation […]

A Look at the 2016 Chevy Silverado’s Best-in-Class Engines

So far, things are looking good for the 2016 Chevy Silverado. Not only is this truck still outlasting the competition in durability, but it also has a lineup of three killer engines. Each engine allows the Silverado to get a best-in-class rating of either torque, fuel economy, or towing capacity. When it comes to the […]

Why the 2016 Chevy Malibu Will Keep Your Teen Driver Safe

Parents often seek the safest car options for their teens. The 2016 Chevy Malibu can be relied on as a safe option for those younger drivers evidenced by the brand recently unveiling their Teen Driver technology, providing several functions that help encourage safe driving. The system also allows parents to monitor their child’s driving habits, so even if […]