Audi Updates RS Q3 and RS Q3 Sportback for 2020

Audi Updates RS Q3 and RS Q3 Sportback for 2020

Audi’s introduced the next generation of the RS Q3 and RS Q3 Sportback with an updated exterior look and a powerful 5-cylinder engine. The RS Q3 was among the first of the sporty “SUV coupes” that have become popular, particularly with German automakers. The latest...
First Drive: 2020 Kia Seltos

First Drive: 2020 Kia Seltos

Test-driving a new car might sound like an ideal job – and there are certainly some nice perks. But there also can be some risks – as we learned while heading off-road in the new 2020 Kia Seltos last week. Keep a sharp eye out for Oscar the Grouch, we were warned,...
Insurance Institute Names Safest Cars on the Road

Insurance Institute Names Safest Cars on the Road

For decades, the automotive industry lived by the adage, “safety doesn’t sell.” How times have changed. Today, picking a safe vehicle – especially one with the latest high-tech hardware onboard – has become the new mantra for most buyers. And the Insurance Institute...
First Drive: 2020 Hyundai Venue

First Drive: 2020 Hyundai Venue

Hyundai was relatively late to the SUV party, a fact that hit it hard on the sales chart as buyers abandoned familiar sedans like the Elantra and Sonata for competitors’ utility vehicles. The Korean carmaker is now making up for lost time with an array of new...
Honda Powers Up With Improved Civic Type R

Honda Powers Up With Improved Civic Type R

With plenty of big behemoths on display, Honda decided to take a different approach at the Chicago Auto Show with the Civic Type R making its U.S. debut at McCormick Place. The pocket rocket made its world debut last month at the Tokyo Motor Show, and the new wee...
Chevy Introduces Refreshed Equinox for 2021

Chevy Introduces Refreshed Equinox for 2021

Chevrolet hits the Windy City with an evolutionary exterior update for its 2021 Equinox sport-utility vehicle, which includes a new sportier RS trim level. The update includes redesigned front and rear fascias, new headlights and a meaner looking grille. The big news...
Honda, Toyota Recall 6M Vehicles Due to Airbags

Honda, Toyota Recall 6M Vehicles Due to Airbags

Japanese automakers Toyota and Honda are recalling 6 million vehicles to deal with two separate airbag issues, including some Takata airbags. Toyota will fix 3.4 million vehicles around the world with ZF airbags that may not inflate due to the problem. The problem is...