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2016 Acura MDX Review


A fully loaded 2016 Acura MDX was impressive when chauffeuring around my own children and a few others, but was more pleasantly surprising when I pushed its performance on solo drives. Find out more info in my review.

2016 Acura MDX Review

By David Thomas  on May 22, 2015

A fully loaded 2016 Acura MDX was impressive when chauffeuring around my own children and a few others, but was more pleasantly surprising when I pushed its performance on solo drives. Find out more info in my review.

2015 Dodge Journey: Family Hits and Misses

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 21, 2015

The Dodge brand offers a lineup full of family-friendly vehicles from the brawny Durango three-row SUV to the grandfather of people-movers, the Grand Caravan minivan. In between is the 2015 Journey. The automaker calls it "the Swiss army knife of

2016 Volvo XC90: First Drive

By Brian Wong  on May 20, 2015

Volvo's redesigned 2016 XC90 is extremely important for the Swedish automaker. While it has rolled out new models that have impressed us in the sedan (S60), SUV (XC60) and even the wagon space before, it is the three-row XC90 redesign

2015 Toyota RAV4: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 19, 2015

Toyota's compact crossover carries over relatively unchanged to model-year 2015. Adequate legroom eased the installation of our rear-facing child-safety seats, but tricky top tether anchor placement kept the RAV4 from earning higher grades in our Car Seat Check. More Car

2016 Ford Explorer: First Drive

By Bill Jackson  on May 15, 2015

Ford has redesigned its Explorer SUV, and the big news is the addition of a four-cylinder turbocharged engine as well as some needed changes to the interior. I drove the XLT, Limited and Sport versions of the 2016 Explorer, sampling

Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Acura MDX, RLX

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 14, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 19,500 model-year 2014-15 Acura MDX crossovers and RLX sedans equipped with the brand's collision mitigation braking system The Problem: According to the automaker, if a vehicle detected ahead is traveling near a metallic structure, the system could

Is the Lexus NX Right for You?

By David Thomas  on May 14, 2015

The popularity of SUVs has never been stronger as more and more models are introduced. Automakers are still making large ones, of course, but small SUVs is where the real growth is, including in the luxury field. Related: 2015 Lexus

2015 Subaru Forester: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman  on May 14, 2015

The 2015 Subaru ForesterĀ is a straight-A student when it comes to our Car Seat Checks. This compact SUV makes easy work of child-safety seats, though it gets a demerit for one issue, but it didn't affect its overall GPA. More

Recall Alert: 2009-2011 Mitsubishi Lancer and Outlander, 2011 Outlander Sport

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 11, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 77,000 model year 2009-11 Lancer sedans manufactured March 16, 2009, to March 30, 2011; model-year 2010-11 Lancer Sportback hatchbacks manufactured June 17, 2009, to Dec. 1, 2010; model-year 2010-11 Lancer Evolution sedans manufactured July 14, 2009, to

2016 Honda HR-V Does Passenger- and Cargo-Carrying Right

By Mike Hanley  on May 7, 2015

Sometimes changing one thing can change everything. That's what Honda did when it put the fuel tank in the all-new 2016 HR-V subcompact SUV under the front seats instead of the more common location under the rear seats. The move