Automotive Industry

Recall Alert: Hyundai Accent, Kia Forte, Rio

.Hyundai and Kia have recalled a very small number of compact cars to address an issue that could cause them to lose steering control. The recall affects just 30 Kias — some 2021-2022 Rios and some 2021-2022 Fortes — and … Read More

New Cars Grew Less Affordable in April

American incomes increased slightly in April, but everything else worked against new car shoppers. New cars grew less affordable last month. The Cox Automotive/Moody’s Analytics Vehicle Affordability Index measures how long it would take the average earner to pay off … Read More

2023 Cadillac Lyriq Starts at $62,990

Cadillac’s first electric vehicle (EV) will start under $63,000 and let buyers choose between two years of free public charging or a hefty discount on a home fast charger. About the Lyriq The 2023 Cadillac Lyriq is a midsize, 2-row … Read More

Report: Ford Closes 2022 F-150 Order Book

Ford has reportedly closed customer order books for the 2022 F-150. That means buyers can no longer custom-order America’s best-selling vehicle. Ford has such a backlog of orders that factories will keep churning out F-150s until the 2023 model year … Read More

Rivian Recall Alert: Keep Kids Out of Front Seat

Electric truck startup Rivian is asking owners of its 2022 R1T pickup to keep children out of the front seat until the company has a chance to repair a defect. It’s Rivian’s first recall. That’s a small automotive dishonor – … Read More

2023 Nissan Z Starts at $39,990

   The legendary Nissan Z is back. Three years after Nissan retired the 370Z, the next car to wear the Z nameplate arrives for cheap, 2-seat, stick-shift sports car fun. Our Micah Muzio was among the first to drive … Read More

Hellcat: Dodge Muscle Cars

The Dodge SRT Hellcat models are automotive icons for many enthusiasts regardless of their preferred vehicle type. The sheer power and distinctive whine generated by the supercharged 6.2-liter V8 engine are something to behold. The first Dodge Hellcat muscle car … Read More

Warranty Coverage for Hybrid and EV Batteries

New technologies bring new questions, and there are plenty surrounding electric vehicles — specifically their batteries. A common concern among drivers is what happens to a car’s batteries as they age. Does the car become useless once the battery fails? … Read More

Car Leasing Online: What You Should Know

Online leasing isn’t all that different from leasing in the business office of a local dealership. You’ll wind up in about the same place as an in-person deal regarding terms and monthly payments. Even online, you can still take advantage … Read More