Tuesday, August 20, 2019

2019 Chevrolet Equinox LT: GM's Best-Selling Crossover/SUV


Highlight: The vehicle offers a Surround Vision system, which provides a 360-degree bird’s eye view around the vehicle.

Test Vehicle’s MSRP: $33,625 (Base model: $24,995)

Seating Capacity: 5

Standard Safety Features: airbags; ABS; rearview camera; a stability control system; heated exterior mirrors; and a tire pressure monitoring system

Sunday, August 18, 2019

2019 Volkswagen Jetta SE: The Brand's All-New Seventh Generation Sedan


Highlight: The Jetta interior cabin is larger than most of the vehicles in the segment.

Test Vehicle's MSRP: $23,005 (S Model: $19,640)

Seating Capacity: 5

Standard Safety Features: airbags; ABS; a rearview camera; daytime running lights; an automatic post collision braking system; a hill start assist system; and a tire pressure monitoring system

Sunday, August 11, 2019

2020 Kia Soul GT: The Brand’s Second Generation Boxy Crossover


Highlight: The Soul is available in an all-electric configuration.

Test Vehicle’s MSRP: $28,710 (Base Model: $18,485)

Seating Capacity: 4

Standard Safety Features: air bags; ABS; a temporary spare tire; hillstart assist control system; vehicle stability control system; a tire pressure monitoring system; a forward collision avoidance system; and a lane keep assist system

Monday, August 5, 2019

Its Shop Time Mondays: Audis Are Being Recalled


Passenger Air Bag May Switch Off/FMVSS 208


A disabled passenger air bag increases the risk of injury in the event of a crash.


NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V547000


Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Thursday, July 25, 2019

2017 Equifax Credit Breach Impacts 147 Million Users: How To Can Claim Your Settlement


More than 147 million people credit data was exposed, as a result of cyber hacking in 2017. A settlement of close to $700 million was recently announced by Equifax. To find out if you qualify, view the video for more details.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

2019 Hyundai Elantra GT N-Line: The Brand's New Performance Division


Highlights: The N-Line is the Korean’s performance division. Two hatchbacks make up the N-Line, the Veloster and Elantra GT.

Test Vehicle’s MSRP: $29,260 (Base model: $25,285)

Seating Capacity: 5

Monday, July 22, 2019

Its Shop Time Mondays: Nissan Titan Being Recalled For Electrical Concerns



Alternator Harness may Short
An electrical short may cause an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash. In addition, it increases the risk of a fire.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V495000



Saturday, July 20, 2019

2019 Mazda3 Hatchback Premium Package: The Brand's New Upmarket Compact Vehicle


Highlight: A new red leather interior color is available.

Test Vehicle’s MSRP: $31,335 (Base model $24,520)

Seating Capacity: 5

Standard Safety Features: airbags; ABS; a rearview camera; Daytime Running Lights; automatic headlights; smart brakes with pedestrian detection; a blindspot monitoring system with a rear cross traffic alert system; a

Monday, July 15, 2019

Its Shop Time Mondays: Mazdas And Fords Recalled For Stalling Concerns

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V497000
Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations
Components POWER TRAIN, ENGINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 262,220

Monday, July 8, 2019

Its Shop Time Mondays: Acura, Honda And VW Vehicles Are Being Recalled