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2020 Subaru Crosstrek Gets Price Bump, Standard Safety Tech for Base Model | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2020 Subaru Crosstrek Premium Manufacturer image Subaru has released details of the 2020 Crosstrek and Crosstrek Hybrid with slightly higher prices than the 2019 versions and added features for some trim levels, most significantly EyeSight safety and driver assistance tech newly standard on the base model with the continuously variable automatic transmission as it ...

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GM Cars to Get Amazon Alexa Connectivity (and Possibly Samuel L. Jackson’s Voice) | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> Manufacturer image GM announced that select 2018 and newer model-year vehicles will be receiving Amazon Alexa connectivity, allowing occupants to have Alexa read the news, turn on or off home smart devices, play a specific song, add a destination to the in-car navigation, place a call and more. All that’s required is a compatible ...

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Hyundai to Pony Up for Retro-Futuristic ‘45’ Electric-Car Concept in Frankfurt | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> Hyundai 45 Concept Manufacturer image Hyundai is bringing a new concept car to the upcoming International Motor Show Germany in Frankfurt. The all-electric 45 concept is inspired by Hyundai’s first model from the 1970s, the Pony. First presented to the world at the Turin Motor Show in 1974 (2019 – 1974 = 45 … ...

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2020 Honda Civic Hatchback Back With Minimal Price Bump | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2020 Honda Civic hatchback Manufacturer image The Honda Civic hatchback is redesigned for 2020 and sees some fresh styling, updated tech and a small price bump across the board. The new exterior is more aggressive looking front to rear, and the headlights get a sporty blackout treatment. The base LX model starts at $22,580, ...

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2020 Lincoln Aviator: Everything You Need to Know | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2020 Lincoln Aviator Cars.com photo by Mike Hanley Do you have SUV fatigue? Yep, us too — and it’s no wonder. As automakers continue to ditch sedans and introduce SUVs that fill even the tiniest hole in their lineups, we’re getting bored. But Lincoln’s dazzling new luxury SUV, the Aviator, is putting some spark ...

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Google Motors? GM to Embed Google Voice Assistant, Maps, Apps in Cars | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> GM announced today that it is partnering with Google to have built-in versions of Google Assistant — the one activated when you say, “Hey, Google” — in its vehicle infotainment systems. It also will use Google Maps for navigation and let drivers pick auto-approved Android apps from the Google Play Store, all without requiring ...

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Did MyFord Touch Rub You the Wrong Way? You Could Get $400 From Lawsuit | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid Cars.com photo by Evan Sears Owners of Ford and Lincoln vehicles — including us — have been complaining about defective MyFord Touch and MyLincoln Touch multimedia systems for years, and it appears that the squeaky wheels have won. According to the website Top Class Actions, Ford has set aside $17 ...

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2020 Hyundai Palisade Video: A Clean, Modern, Comfortable Ride

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2020 Hyundai Palisade Cars.com photo by Brian Wong Three-row SUVs are more popular than ever before, and the segment is more competitive than ever before. In the 2020 model year alone, we’re looking at three new vehicles: the all-new Kia Telluride, the fully redesigned Ford Explorer and the one we’re discussing here, the all-new ...

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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE580 Brings Mild-Hybrid V-8 to GLE-Class | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE580 Manufacturer image Our preliminary testing of the redesigned 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class had positive returns, to put it mildly. Cars.com reviewer Aaron Bragman went so far as to say that the GLE had “set the new segment benchmark for luxury SUVs.” High praise indeed. Related: 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class: Excellence at a Premium ...

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2019 Honda CR-V: 6 Things We Like (and 6 Not So Much) | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2019 Honda CR-V Cars.com images by Christian Lantry Honda’s CR-V was a pioneer compact SUV and remains a leader, even as the hot market for small SUVs has brought more rivals and more intense competition. So much so that the recent Cars.com Compact SUV Challenge comparing seven segment leaders found them to be very ...

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What’s the Best Compact SUV of 2019? | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2019 Best Compact SUV Challenge competitors Cars.com photos by Evan Sears With a killer combination of affordability, utility and fuel economy, the juggernaut compact SUV class is partially responsible for marginalizing the classic family sedan. Perhaps the most recognized small SUVs in this class are the eternally feuding Honda CR-V and redesigned-for-2019 Toyota RAV4, ...

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2019-2020 BMW 3 Series First Drive: Is the Mojo Back? | News

<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2020 BMW M340i xDrive Cars.com photos by Brian Wong The BMW 3 Series is luxury sports sedan royalty. It’s the first car I think of when considering this class, and for good reason — it was the best for a good stretch of time. The BMW ran away from the luxury sports sedan field ...

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