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Chevrolet Trax Earns Spot On US News’ 20 Safest Small SUVs of 2019 List

Chevrolet Trax Earns Spot On US News’ 20 Safest Small SUVs of 2019 List

Earning a spot on U.S. News & World Report’s list of the 20 Safest Small SUVs of 2019 is the stylish, well-equipped, and safety-conscious 2019 Chevrolet Trax. Learn More: About the 2019 Chevy Trax “The 2019 Chevrolet Trax earned a five-star overall crash test rating from the NHTSA [National Highway Traffic Safety Administration]. It received four stars […]

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Two Buick Models Make US News’ List of 20 Safest Small SUVs of 2019

Two Buick Models Make US News’ List of 20 Safest Small SUVs of 2019

Two small Buick SUVs are really big on safety, according to U.S. News & World Report, which just named the Encore and Envision to its list of the “20 Safest Small SUVs of 2019.” Learn More: About the 2019 Buick Encore “The NHTSA [National Highway Traffic Safety Administration] gave the 2019 Buick Encore four stars […]

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IIHS Names 8 Pre-Owned Hondas as Safest For Teens

IIHS Names 8 Pre-Owned Hondas as Safest For Teens

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has recognized a total of eight older Honda models as being among the safest choices for teen drivers. As the leading cause of death among American teenagers is motor vehicle crashes, and as teenagers are more likely to drive used cars, the IIHS strives to find the best used […]

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2018 Kia Sorento Earns Spot on US News List of 21 Safest SUVs

2018 Kia Sorento Earns Spot on US News List of 21 Safest SUVs

Combining stats from the National Traffic Safety Administration and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the editors at U.S. News & World Report have determined the 21 Safest SUVs, and easily snagging a position on the pub’s list is the 2018 Kia Sorento. Learn More: Kia Top Safety Picks Recently named a Top Safety Pick […]

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U.S. News & World Report Names Nissan Maxima One of Safest Cars for 2018

U.S. News & World Report Names Nissan Maxima One of Safest Cars for 2018

U.S. News & World Report has scored 17 vehicles with a perfect 10 in safety for 2018, and the 2018 Nissan Maxima fits perfectly on the list. The pub’s experts determined their list after weighing data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Learn More: Nissan teams up […]

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2018 Kia Optima Named One of 2018 Safest Cars by U.S. News & World Report

2018 Kia Optima Named One of 2018 Safest Cars by U.S. News & World Report

Based on data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, which conduct thorough safety tests on cars, the editors of U.S. News & World Report have determined the “17 Safest Cars of 2018.” Every car on the list earned a perfect 10 from the pub, and it’s no […]

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Should the Legal Driving Age Be Raised? 10 Points to Consider

Should the Legal Driving Age Be Raised? 10 Points to Consider

Challenging issues to face in the debate on legal driving age

It’s a controversial debate that has been receiving more discussion in recent years: should the legal driving age be raised from 16 to 17 or 18? With numerous studies being done throughout the country and around the world to determine what the safest solution is, it seems that everyone has an opinion on what would […]

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Volvo Crowned Europe’s Safest Brand with 3 Top Safety Pick+ Cars

Volvo Crowned Europe’s Safest Brand with 3 Top Safety Pick+ Cars

The IIHS Top Safety Pick Award began in 2006 as a way to aid consumers in finding the automobiles with the finest overall safety performance. In the years since, the IIHS has also introduced the Top Safety Pick+ Award and the criteria for earning each prestigious honor has grown even more difficult. For 2017, the […]

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10 GM Cars And Trucks With More Than 400 Horsepower For 2016

10 GM Cars And Trucks With More Than 400 Horsepower For 2016

William Durant founded the General Motors Company on September 16, 1908, in Flint, Michigan. Throughout the company’s 100 plus year history, General Motors has been known for producing some of the fastest, as well as most affordable vehicles in the auto industry. Here are ten 2016 models from GM that come with more than 400 […]

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2016 Cadillac CTS Vsport Earns Spot on Car and Driver’s 10 Best List

2016 Cadillac CTS Vsport Earns Spot on <em>Car and Driver’s</em> 10 Best List

Car and Driver Magazine has just released its annual 10 Best list, and is anybody surprised the list included the 2016 Cadillac CTS Vsport? The 2016 CTS Vsport comes with a 3.6-liter V6 Twin Turbo engine and eight-speed automatic transmission, which work together to produce 420 horsepower and 430 lb-ft of torque. Furthermore, Cadillac has estimated […]

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8 Celebrities Who Died in Car Related Incidents Since 2010

8 Celebrities Who Died in Car Related Incidents Since 2010

Car accidents rank as the 9th leading cause of death in the world, according to the Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT). Every year, approximately 1.3 million people die as a result of car collisions globally, which averages out to 3,287 automotive-related deaths per day. The losses of life are felt by the victim’s […]

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10 Most Dangerous Countries to Drive In

10 Most Dangerous Countries to Drive In

Though driving is safer than it has been in the past, thanks in most part to terrific safety technologies and better engineering, the act of driving itself can still be dangerous. Every time you get behind the wheel of your car, you’re putting your life at risk. While driving can be dangerous no matter the […]

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Ford Lists Off 10 Driver-Assist Features in the 2015 F-150

Ford Lists Off 10 Driver-Assist Features in the 2015 F-150

Earlier this month, Ford rolled out a list of the 10 subtle new features they put in the 2015 F-150 that would make drivers’ lives easier. As the release of the new pickup draws nearer, Ford has gone all David Letterman and gifted us with another Top Ten list. This time, it’s 10 driver-assist features in […]

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NHTSA’s Safety Tests Determine 2013’s Safest Cars

NHTSA’s Safety Tests Determine 2013’s Safest Cars

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s coveted 5-star test has been something of a topic of discussion in the news cycle lately with Telsa claiming that its Model S is the safest car ever tested by the NHTSA and was awarded a never-before-seen 5.4-star rating.  This has prompted the NHTSA to respond by essentially throwing […]

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VW Dominates 2016 Auto Market (So Far)

VW Dominates 2016 Auto Market (So Far)

We’re about ready to finish the sixth month of 2016, but sales numbers from around the world have just now finished coming in for May. The results are sure to put a smile on the face of Volkswagen’s management, because the auto group is officially the world’s largest automaker for the first part of the year. […]

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History of the GMC Acadia

History of the GMC Acadia

When the GMC Acadia was first introduced to the auto industry in 2006, it replaced three large vehicles in the GM lineup. Today, the Acadia remains a staple in the GMC brand as the go-to crossover SUV for GMC-lovers everywhere. Money Tips: How to get the most out of your trade-in Early history The Acadia […]

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4 Drive-Thru Holiday Light Displays in Maryland

4 Drive-Thru Holiday Light Displays in Maryland

Maryland winters might be chilly and damp. Regardless of the weather, though, it’s easy to rekindle your enthusiasm for Christmas when you visit these enchanting light displays. Festival of Lights Each year, Watkins Regional Park hosts the Festival of Lights; a fantastic 3-mile display of more than 2.5 million lights that you can enjoy from […]

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The Best Chevrolet Models for Teen Drivers

The Best Chevrolet Models for Teen Drivers

Whether your teen is heading back to high school, going off to college, or starting a new job, they’re probably eager to get behind the wheel. Here’s a look at some safe and practical models for young drivers. Shopping for Your Teen’s First Car? Score a vehicle for under $10,000 Chevrolet Equinox The Chevy Equinox […]