Tag: safety

2022 Ford Escape Review | Hybrids are your best bet

You won’t see the 2022 Ford Escape on our list of the best small SUVs. Quite simply, it’s outdone by competitors that are more spacious, better to drive and have higher-quality interiors. “Mid-pack” would be


IIHS to rate Autopilot, Super Cruise and other partial automation tech

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety just revealed another test it will be performing on new cars as part of its battery of safety tests. It’s a ratings program meant to evaluate vehicles with partial

25 Years of Drive: Ford Fairlane bows out

16:23, 24 January 2022 Story originally published 4 April, 2008 View 10 images It’s not often we test a car that’s just gone out of production but we figured after 48 years and 275,000 sales it


2022 Nissan Rogue Sport starts at $24,585

We’ve been waiting for an announcement that the redesigned Nissan Qashqai would make its way here as the Rogue Sport for more than two years now, but everything is still quiet on the eastern front.

IIHS to Add Safety Scores for Self-Driving Technology in Cars

There are no self-driving cars available to own today, but that isn’t stopping automakers from hyping that these Level 2+ systems are offering more than they’re capable of. Now, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

2022 Peugeot 5008 price and specs: GT Sport added, prices rise

New Models Peugeot’s cheapest seven-seat SUV is now priced beyond $65,000 drive-away – with buyers now offered a choice of more luxurious GT Sport petrol or more efficient GT diesel variants. 15:28, 20 January 2022

2022 Kia Niro detailed, due in Australia by October

New Models In hybrid form, the new Kia Niro is more efficient, more comfortable and offers more technology than the car it replaces. It’s expected to reach Australia later this year. 12:07, 17 January 2022

26,000 Hyundai Sedans, SUVs Recalled over Windshield That Could Detach

David Dewhurst Photography/Hyundai Hyundai has announced it’s recalling 26,413 2020 Sonata and Elantra sedans and 2020–2021 Santa Fe SUVs to fix a windshield problem. Improper bonding of the windshield because of faulty clearcoat paint means

2023 Volkswagen Amarok: New teaser image, here’s everything we know so far

New Models The new Volkswagen Amarok not only shares its underpinnings with the Ford Ranger, it is copying the US car giant’s tiring teaser campaign – with another image and little information. Here’s everything we

Toyota hybrids to adopt solid-state battery tech by 2025 – report

The breakthrough technology could shorten charge times, increase range, and improve durability in electric cars. 07:15, 13 January 2022 View 4 images Toyota’s hybrid vehicle range is on track to adopt solid-state battery technology by 2025,