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2014 Dodge Avenger Review

By Jennifer Geiger on April 24, 2014


Dodge's midsize sedan has been continually eclipsed by the competition in many ways, despite some improvements over the years, says Cars.com reviewer Mike Hanley. The Avenger may be one of the most affordable cars in the class, Hanley says, but… Read More

2014 Dodge Avenger Review

By Jennifer Geiger on April 24, 2014

Dodge's midsize sedan has been continually eclipsed by the competition in many ways, despite some improvements over the years, says Cars.com reviewer Mike Hanley. The Avenger may be one of the most affordable cars in the class, Hanley says, but… Read More

Recall Alert: Four-Cylinder Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep Vehicles

By Jennifer Geiger on December 10, 2013

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 522 versions of the 2013 Chrysler 200 and Dodge Avenger sedans, and 2014 versions of the Jeep Compass and Patriot SUVs. Only vehicles equipped with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine are affected. The affected vehicles were manufactured between… Read More

Camry, Impala Top Most-Stolen List

By Matt Schmitz on December 5, 2013

Among midsize and large cars, the Toyota Camry and Chevrolet Impala proved most popular among thieves, according to a new report from the crime-stats crunchers at the National Insurance Crime Bureau in Des Plaines, Ill. The report is based on… Read More

2014 Dodge Avenger: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on December 5, 2013

The Dodge Avenger may be in the midsize sedan class, but compact is how I'd classify its backseat. A lack of room and difficult to access inboard Latch anchors made it tough to install child-safety seats in the Avenger. In… Read More

Honda Accord, Civic Remain Top Targets for Thieves

By Matt Schmitz on August 20, 2013

If you own a Honda Accord or Civic, or a full-size Ford pickup truck, you might want to take a moment to make sure your auto-insurance payments are up to date. You drive one of the top three most-stolen vehicles… Read More

The Top 10 Biggest Recalls of 2013

By Matt Schmitz on July 22, 2013

Each year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issues recalls on millions of vehicles. In 2012, NHTSA recalled just shy of 18 million, and 15.5 million in 2011. While some recalls affect just a handful of vehicles, others impact millions.… Read More

Recall Alert: 712,000 Chrysler Vehicles

By Matt Schmitz on July 5, 2013

Chrysler is voluntarily recalling an estimated 712,084 vehicles in four separate actions due to problems with various safety features, the automaker announced this week. It's more bad news for the automaker after its decision last month — following a recall… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013 Chrysler 200 and Dodge Avenger

By Jennifer Geiger on February 21, 2013

Chrysler is recalling 1,785 model-year 2013 versions of the 200 and Dodge Avenger midsize cars due to a problem with the gas tank, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The affected vehicles were manufactured from Oct. 30 through… Read More

Honda Shines, Toyota Falls in Latest IIHS Crash Tests

By Kelsey Mays on December 19, 2012

The 2013 Toyota Camry sedan and Prius v hybrid (above, right) failed a new crash test by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety that simulates a frontal impact overlapping a small portion of the car — say, piling into a… Read More

2013 Cadillac ATS Joins NHTSA's Five-Star Club

By Matt Schmitz on December 10, 2012

Cadillac's new luxury sedan, the ATS, is the latest vehicle to be awarded the top rating of five stars overall from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The 2013 Cadillac ATS earned a perfect score in NHTSA's crash tests. The… Read More