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Recall Alert: 2015 Ford Mustang

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 27, 2015


Vehicles Affected: Approximately 19,500 model-year 2015 Ford Mustang vehicles equipped with a 2.3-liter engine; only vehicles built between Feb. 14, 2014, and Feb. 10, 2015, at the Flat Rock Assembly Plant are affected. The Problem: Ford is reporting that prolonged… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Ford Mustang

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 27, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 19,500 model-year 2015 Ford Mustang vehicles equipped with a 2.3-liter engine; only vehicles built between Feb. 14, 2014, and Feb. 10, 2015, at the Flat Rock Assembly Plant are affected. The Problem: Ford is reporting that prolonged… Read More

Recall Alert: Approximately 393,000 Ford and Lincoln Vehicles

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 27, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 393,000 model-year 2011-13 Ford Taurus and Flex vehicles, model-year 2011-13 Lincoln MKS and MKT vehicles, model-year 2011-12 Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ sedans, and model-year 2011 Mercury Milan sedans. Only the following vehicles are affected: Ford Flex… Read More

2015 Ford Edge Earns NHTSA Five-Star Safety Rating

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 27, 2015

Ford redesigned its midsize SUV for 2015 with fresh styling, new engines and a host of additional safety systems. The Edge also earned better crash test scores for the 2015 model year. In National Highway Traffic Safety Administration testing, the… Read More

$28,000 Compact SUV Challenge: What the Judges Said

By Patrick Olsen  on May 26, 2015

We set a maximum price of $28,000, including a destination charge, and each car had to get at least 26 mpg in combined city/highway EPA rati… Read More

Which Compact SUV Gets the Best Mileage?

By Joe Bruzek  on May 26, 2015

Our Challenge judges racked their brains over scoring the quality, driving refinement and comfort of each SUV, but fuel economy observed ove… Read More

NHTSA's Latest Takata Recall Is the Largest Ever

By Kelsey Mays  on May 19, 2015

Update: This story originally published on May 19. You can find more recent information about the recall expansion here. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued what could be the largest consumer product recall everĀ on Tuesday, demanding that Japanese airbag… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Camaro: Up Close and Driven

By Aaron Bragman  on May 17, 2015

It's always a challenge to update an iconic car. Go too far and an automaker risks hearing calls of abandoning everything that made the brand what it is. Don't go far enough and it'll be criticized for not sufficiently evolving.… Read More

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… Read More

2016 Ford Fusion: What's Changed

By Rick Popely  on May 14, 2015

Most significant changes: On gasoline models, a new $305 Appearance Package dresses up the base S model with 18-inch wheels, fog lamps, a rear spoiler and body-color rocker moldings Price change: Base prices up $100 on all gas models; Hybrid… Read More

Midsize SUVs Get Mixed Results in IIHS Crash Test

By Kristin Varela  on May 12, 2015

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety just completed small overlap front crash testing on seven popular midsize SUVS. Three received good or acceptable ratings and four continue to struggle with the test. IIHS crash tests are rated on a scale… Read More