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Published on April 28, 2016 - Page 15
MOOREVILLE, Miss. —Driving behavior specialist Syd Muzzy lost his teenage son in a car accident nearly 30 years ago. Now, he travels the country...
Published on April 28, 2016 - Page 15
The nicely styled Mitsubishi Outlander, the only compact SUV with standard third-row seats, is attracting more buyers after starting prices were...
Published on April 28, 2016 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $22,995 for ES; $23,995 for SE; $24,995 for ES S-AWC; $24,995 for SEL; $25,995 for SE S-AWC; $26,995 for SEL S-AWC; $30,995 for GT S-AWC...
Published on April 28, 2016 - Page 15
DEAR CAR TALK: I am an old geezer who probably has lived through 100 or more oil changes in my lifetime, always using regular motor oil. Now I own a...
Published on April 21, 2016 - Page 15
The 2016 Honda Fit is a satisfying little hatchback that pairs the cargo space of an SUV and more backseat legroom than many sedans with the fuel...
Published on April 21, 2016 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $15,890 for LX manual; $16,690 for LX CVT; $17,800 for EX manual; $18,600 for EX CVT; $20,165 for EX-L; $21,165 for EX-L Navi. PRICE AS...
Published on April 21, 2016 - Page 15
DETROIT (AP) — Millennials were once a source of panic in the auto industry. Dubbed the “go nowhere” generation, they weren’t getting driver’s...
Published on April 21, 2016 - Page 15
DEAR CAR TALK: I’m hoping you can settle a family dispute. My wife drives a 2014 Lexus RX 450H, and I drive a 2014 4x4 Toyota Tacoma. As we make the...
Published on April 14, 2016 - Page 15
FLUSHING, Mich. (AP) — Dan Crannie has been changing the landscape of Flint and Genesee County little by little over the last 30 years. There are...
Published on April 14, 2016 - Page 15
With its rugged off-road prowess and reputation for reliability, Toyota’s stalwart 4Runner sport utility vehicle is enjoying a sales revival, thanks...
Published on April 14, 2016 - Page 15
BASE PRICE: $33,810 for SR5 4X2; $35,685 for SR5 4X4; $36,490 for SR5 Premium 4X2; $36,715 for Trail 4X4; $38,365 for SR5 Premium 4X4; $39,395 for...
Published on April 14, 2016 - Page 15
DEAR CAR TALK: I have a 2002 Subaru Forester with about 135,000 miles that I love so much. About four months ago, I had the head gaskets replaced...
Published on April 7, 2016 - Page 13
BRADFORD — When Brian Mahaney started riding his Harley, he experienced a sense of freedom and adventure— but realized that many others wouldn’t have...
Published on April 7, 2016 - Page 13
BASE PRICE: $26,000 for base model; $30,100 for Limited. PRICE AS TESTED: $35,620. TYPE: Front-engine, front-wheel drive, five-passenger, gasoline-...
Published on April 7, 2016 - Page 13
The 2016 Sonata Hybrid, Hyundai’s only gasoline-electric offering, is a roomy sedan with improved fuel economy, value pricing and the longest...
Published on April 7, 2016 - Page 13
DEAR CAR TALK: Do you hear from many moms who miss their minivans? I transitioned to a Pontiac Vibe eight years ago, after driving minivans for 15...
Published on March 31, 2016 - Page 13
Mini has rolled out its biggest model ever in the 2016 Cooper Clubman, and although the wagon is a foot longer and nearly 5 inches wider than before...
Published on March 31, 2016 - Page 13
BASE PRICE: $24,100 for Cooper Clubman; $27,650 for Cooper S Clubman. PRICE AS TESTED: $38,750. TYPE: Front-engine, front-wheel drive, five-...
Published on March 31, 2016 - Page 13
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) —Holes in the floorboards. Cracks in fenders and bumpers. Metal that sticks out of torn seats and rips uniforms. Gas gauges...
Published on March 31, 2016 - Page 13
DEAR CAR TALK: We love our 2000 Volvo V70 and know she’s getting old and in need of some TLC. We use her mainly as an in-town second car, and as a...