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Rating 60/100 Background Fiat made its return to the United States in 2012 with the 500, a auto that was high on character but low on utility. Then the company introduced its 500L, which has plenty of room for a small auto but falls short in just about every other quantifiable area. With the release …

With the demand of SUVs being at an all-time high, you have more choices now than ever before. This demand drives competition to the point manufacturers are competing for your business by offering models with more standard features at affordable prices. Since value relates to your priorities, it’s important to assess those first before selecting …

Jeep has unveiled its most powerful SUV offering: the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. This SUV takes performance capabilities to a whole new level. It accomplished this by mimicking the offerings of the Dodge Challenger Hellcat. Most notably, it uses the same 6.2-liter V8 engine to deliver awe-inspiring power with its 707-horsepower output. This places Jeep in …

It’s almost that time of year again! Jeep enthusiasts from across the country will soon descend on Moab, Utah for the annual Easter Jeep Safari. It’s a popular event with a long history. It all started back in 1967. The Moab Chamber of Commerce organized it. Back then, it was just a one-day trail ride. …

The 2017 Chevrolet Trax is the perfect embodiment of what has made compact SUVs some of the most sought after vehicles. The Trax delivers robust styling, nimble performance, and a low starting price, placing it on par with what you would pay for midsize sedans like the Chevrolet Malibu. Best of all is the value …

How an SUV drives can indicate if it’s the right model for you; this is why it’s important to learn how the experts review the performance features of certain models, then go for a test drive yourself. Consumer Reports, in an effort to help prospective SUV buyers, conducted road tests on many different models. Not …

We live in a unique age where technology permeates almost everything we do. If you buy a newer SUV, it isn’t uncommon for it to come with a wealth of technological features such as WiFi connectivity and accident avoidance technology. This is where the SUV’s systems work together by reading your surroundings then applying the …

Affordability is the main consideration for most buyers. And even with the SUV segment being an embarrassment of riches as it concerns selections, finding a model that aligns with your finances should outweigh all other factors.  To aid you in this endeavor, Car and Driver came out with its list of the cheapest new SUVs …

Donald Trump was officially sworn into office on January 20. He now goes by President Trump and with the new title, comes a lot of power. Automakers are fully aware of that newfound power and have long been paying close attention to what Trump has had to say about the auto industry for that reason. …

82 vehicles earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s praise for 2017. The IIHS is a non-profit organization that’s supported by auto insurers. It works to reduce the number of motor vehicle crashes each year as well as the rate of injuries and amount of property damage. Of the 82 vehicles that earned the non-profit’s …

Take a look at the vehicles on the road around you the next time you head out for a drive. Do you see more SUVs and trucks than cars? It would make sense if you did because SUVs and trucks continue to rise in popularity. NPR reports they now make up for 60 percent of …

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has released a proposed guidance for improving motor vehicle cybersecurity. It’s aimed at helping automakers protect their vehicles from cyber-attacks. The federal guidance comes in the wake of a cybersecurity-related recall in July 2015 involving nearly 1.5 million Dodge, Chrysler and Jeep vehicles. It was …