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The 2020 Kia Telluride Is Classy and Comfortable

Remember the Kia Borrego from a decade ago? I didn’t think so, but that’s alright. Kia would likely prefer you forget its first (and last) foray into the full-size, body-on-frame SUV segment that lasted just one model year in the States. Even contemporary reviews were skeptical of Kia’s plan, questioning the decision to roll out […]

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For Texans Only: This Is the 2019 Ram HD Lone Star Edition

Typically, automakers save their big reveals for the major international auto shows, but that doesn’t mean certain regional auto shows are irrelevant. They’re a great way for automakers to interact with potential customers and drive actual sales, and that’s a big reason regional special editions are introduced at these shows. Ram chose this year’s DFW […]

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BMW recalls 5,000 compact cars for knee airbag problems

Automakers rely on a vast network of suppliers, and if something goes wrong somewhere in the chain, it almost always lands on the automaker itself to initiate a recall. That’s what’s happening in BMW’s latest recall. BMW has issued a recall for 5,079 examples of its vehicles. The recalled vehicles are spread across three vehicle […]

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Aston Martin’s Next Hypercar Gets a Suitably Fantastic Name: Valhalla

The Aston Martin AM-RB 003, the planned hypercar successor to the V-12 hybrid-powered Valkyrie, has just been given its official name: Valhalla. Like the Valkyrie, the name Valhalla originates from Norse mythology. It’s the name given to the widely celebrated hall in Asgard, an ancient warrior’s paradise. The Valhalla is also the latest in a […]

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Aston Martin Teases Ultra-Limited DBS GT Zagato Sketches

Now here’s something we haven’t seen before – purchasing Aston Martins as a pair. As part Zagato’s centennial celebration, the storied Italian design house has teamed up with Aston Martin for a limited run of reissued DB4 GTs alongside a Zagato-fied DBS Superleggera. Both cars are sold in pairs under the forthcoming DBZ Centenary Collection […]

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The 2020 Ford Explorer Is a Huge Improvement Over the Old One

The automotive industry’s constant babbling about vehicle platforms and architectures can sometimes sound like a whole lot of hair splitting and baloney. The sixth-gen Ford Explorer arriving for 2020 is neither. It may look like a modest step forward from its predecessor, but there’s a lot going on underneath that makes this transformation more significant […]