- Alfa Romeo
- Aston Martin
- Land Rover
When it came to the North American automotive market, Korean brands spent the first few decades primarily focusing on family-first, value-packed offerings. Sure, the brands dabbled with performance vehicles like the Hyundai Genesis Coupe, Veloster Turbo, and Kia Forte SX Koup, and with various levels of success, but it hadn’t changed the perception of the manufacturers.
Drawing from a survey of 1,504 internal combustion engine vehicle owners in the U.S., approximately one-third have encountered issues with their vehicle manufacturer's mobile apps, particularly with slow connections. Despite this, a consistent app usage rate of 73% demonstrates a resilient user engagement. These are all findings from the J.D. Power 2023 U.S. OEM ICE App Report that casts a spotlight on the user experience with mobile apps designed for internal combustion engine vehicles.
The phrase “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” has about 4 billion applications in the automotive world. One of them is driving during winter. While how you prepare your car for snowy (and salty) conditions is one thing, what you keep in it can be just as important. Here, we’ll go over all the supplies you might need in an emergency, plus some nice comfort items to make the season a little more bearable. Depending on your vehicle, we’d also recommend storing all these items inside a single “Oh S@#%” bag for easy access. If you’ve got a smaller car, distribute them throughout the interior, keeping essentials nearest to you.
Routine washing of your car is great for keeping your paint looking shiny and new, but occasionally, you’ll want to put in some serious elbow grease to ensure your paint remains protected. You’ve likely heard of polishing and waxing your car to restore some of its lost shine, but to really keep your paint finish pristine, you’ll want to use a clay bar.
Speaking at the Automotive Press Association in Detroit, GM CEO Mary Barra told the crowd she’s heard just how much customers love their Chevy Bolts."That's been something that has been really great this year, and that informed the decision that we'll have that back again in '25," Barra said.
We recently spent a week with the 2023 Honda Ridgeline and found it would suit a lot of potential mid-size pickup truck buyer’s needs. One of the big hesitations we’ve heard from shoppers though is if it’s ‘truck’ enough. Being a unibody construction, there are some drawbacks to this platform such as lower towing capacity.
The holiday season is a time of joy, celebration, and gift-giving. During this festive time, the iconic marketing image of a brand-new car adorned with a giant red bow waiting in the driveway as a surprise gift is a common sight. Many wonder just how often this dream becomes a reality for everyday Americans — is receiving a car for the holidays just a marketing fantasy or a cherished tradition? To shed light on this, a study authored by ExtremeTerrain, a website specializing in aftermarket off-road parts and accessories, surveyed over 1,000 Americans to understand the sentiments, aspirations, and practical aspects of this extravagant gift-giving practice
Honda will unveil a new “global” EV at CES 2024 in Las Vegas on January 9th. Honda says that the announcement is part of the brand’s carbon neutrality goals and that a total of 30 new EVs will be introduced “globally by 2030.” Honda predicts sales volume of these EVs will be somewhere around 2 million units. Eventually, the brand hopes to have 100% zero-emission car sales by 2040. Interestingly, the brand also said in its release that the plan “includes battery electric and fuel cell electric powered models.”