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It seems Ferrari might be changing its mind on producing an SUV. At first, the manufacturer was against joining the SUV fray with the likes of other luxury companies such as Aston Martin and Rolls Royce. Even its president, Sergio Marchionne, quipped, “you’d have to shoot me first,” when someone asked him if Ferrari would ever produce an SUV. Sergio’s words, while dramatic, illustrated the manufacturer’s firm stance against joining the SUV party. Yet UK magazine Car...

Perhaps you have a teen approaching the driving age and they are after you to help them learn. You, being part masochist, decide it wouldn’t hurt to get the process started. You teach them, often with clenched teeth and fingers gripping handles tightly. After many nerve wracking hours, they pass the exam. Now you have a teen driver on the road! Then the insurance bill arrives and a new kind of panic sets in. Insurance...

Police departments nationwide that have Ford Police Interceptor Utility vehicles (the police version of the Ford Explorer) in their fleet are growing concerned. Many are paying attention to what's going on in Austin, TX. The Austin Police Department announced on July 28 that it was pulling all of its nearly 400 Ford Interceptor SUVs out of its fleet. The move was made because of concerns about carbon monoxide poisoning. Now, other departments across the country...

While there was concern demand in SUVs would wane, Ford is showing otherwise. The manufacturer announced it would keep its Louisville, Kentucky plant open an extra week in July to meet the growing demand for the Ford Escape and the Lincoln MKC. Normally, there’s a two-week shutdown in July for its Louisville plant. However, with demand for both SUVs continuing to rise, that extra week gives the production team time to make 8,500 vehicles. ABC News reports...

There’s no doubt the Ford Expedition is commanding. One look at its bold profile illustrates this. Then, there are the SUV’s amazing performance capabilities, where the road warrior tows 9,200 pounds, placing it on par with what you would expect from a pickup truck. Simply, the Ford Expedition is the perfect combination of what happens when you combine the versatility of an SUV with the workhorse power of a pickup truck. And the Expedition is about...

Hyundai recently unveiled its new subcompact Kona SUV. The company says the vehicle is designed to appeal to urban customers who have active lifestyles. What stands out about the vehicle is its bold exterior design. "With the Kona, we have created a stylish and highly functional compact SUV, perfectly suited to the needs of customers who pursue challenging, action-filled lifestyles,” said Euisun Chung, vice chairman of Hyundai Motor Company. “We aim to set new standards for the...

SUVs have many benefits that make them appealing options. However, based on the latest research conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, it seems many manufacturers overlooked a key component of their SUV’s safety: their headlights. The IIHS tested headlights on 37 models, then assigned each SUV a grade based on its findings. Those conclusions are causing some concern, as only two models earned good reviews. The Volvo XC60 received the highest rating. With its...

When the National Aeronautics and Space Administration unveils a concept vehicle, people pay attention. The agency recently revealed its new Mars rover concept at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. The complex commissioned the construction of the vehicle without use of taxpayer dollars. NASA says it was unveiled, “with a goal of inspiration and education as NASA continues developing plans for its journey to the Red Planet.” In case you weren’t aware, NASA has long worked...

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 a vehicle. To do this think of your needs now and how they might evolve over the time you plan to...

The innovations in vehicle technology can protect you in the event of an accident, and now, thanks to OnStar, they can help you adopt smarter driving behaviors as well. Recently, OnStar announced its newest feature Smart Driver. How Smart Driver Works If you have a vehicle with OnStar capabilities, you can enroll in this program. Once you do, OnStar compiles all your trips and assigns you a Smart Driver score based on driving habits such as braking,...

If you have or plan to have a growing family, then having a vehicle with ample interior space is a must have, as it gives you and your passengers enough room for cargo and comfort. Thankfully, third-row SUVs are the perfect vehicles to accommodate your family’s needs, both now and into the future. What’s more, there’s more variety now. SUV manufacturers are thinking bigger is better with their production strategies. Due to this, there is...

Road trips personify Americana. There’s nothing more liberating than getting behind the wheel of your favorite SUV and exploring America’s vast attractions. With summer upcoming, it represents a time where many will step behind the wheel and do just that. If you plan to join these road warriors, it’s important you prepare ahead of time as it ensures you have a happy road trip. To do this, there are many different angles to consider. The...


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