Friday, September 18, 2020

'Auto Trends' Brings Awareness This Weekend To Prostate Cancer With Black Men Under 50

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September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Black men are impacted by this disease, at a higher rate than any other group. Typically, prostate cancer is only associated with older men being that the average age to acquire the disease is around 66 or 67 years of age. To hear this impactful, educational show, with two Black men, who acquired and survived the disease, before the age of 50, click here to ride alone and tune in.  The program is available on SiriusXM and several free online outlets.

Sunday, September 6, 2020

2020 Toyota Highlander Limited: Has Finally Veered Into The Grown And Sexy Lane

This year’s Highlander is compatible with both Android and iPhones.

Test Vehicle’s MSRP: $48,088 (Base MSRP: $35,775)

Seating Capacity: 7 or 8 passenger seating

Standard Safety Features: airbags; ABS; all-wheel drive a vehicle stability system; a traction control system; hill start assistance; a pre collision braking system with pedestrian detection system; a lane departure alert system with steering assist; a lane tracing assist system; automatic high beams; a radar activated cruise control system; a road side assist system; a temporary spare tire; back up camera; and a tire pressure monitoring system

Sunday, August 30, 2020

2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring AWD: The Brand’s Stylish Compact Crossover

Highlights: The hybrid model is only available in an all-wheel drive configuration. And the two-motor hybrid system in the CR-V is a more advanced version of the one currently being used in the Accord hybrid.

Test Vehicle’s MSRP: $37,070 (Base Model: $28,870)

Seating Capacity: 5

Standard Safety Features: all-wheel drive; airbags; side airbags; ABS; hill launch assist; traction control system; stability control; a hillstart assist system; an automatic brake hold feature; a rearview camera; a tire pressure monitoring system; a lane departure warning system; a collision mitigation braking system; a road departure mitigation system; a lane keep assist system; a radar activated cruise control system; automatic highbeam headlights; a road departure mitigation system; and a tire repair kit

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

2020 Genesis G70 RWD 3.3T Sport: The Luxury Brand’s Compact Sports Sedan


Highlight: The vehicle shares a platform with Kia’s hatchback-like Stinger.

Test Vehicle’s MSRP: $51,275 (Base Model: $35,540)

Seating Capacity: 5

Standard Safety Features: air bag; ABS; traction control system; forward collision and pedestrian detection; blind spot collision warning with rear cross traffic warning system; lane keep assist system; a rearview camera; a high beam assist; a hillstart assist control system; a spare tire; and a tire pressure monitoring system  

Standard Equipment (2.0T Base): 18-inch wheels; a rear-wheel drive configuration; an 8-speed automatic transmission; a start-stop fuel saving engine; a leather steering wheel; a keyless ignition system; an automatic climate control system; a radar activated cruise control system; a manual operated tilt/telescopic steering wheel; illuminated door scuff plates; a reversible cargo tray; power front bucket seats; a power driver’s seat with lumbar support; leather-like seats; a rear center armrest; and driving modes

Its Shop Time Mondays: 189,000 Hyundai Tucsons And Kia Stingers Could Be Affected By Fire Risk

  1. ABS Unit may cause Engine Compartment Fire An engine compartment fire can increase the risk of injury or crash. NHTSA Campaign Number: ...