2020 Ford Explorer, Lincoln Aviator Try Again and Succeed in Safety Ratings

By Matt Schmitz on September 18, 2020

The redesigned-for-2020 Ford Explorer has been named a Top Safety Pick Plus, while its Ford luxury-division counterpart, the Lincoln Aviator, earns a Top Safety Pick nod. Read More
Which 3-Row SUVs Offer Captain’s Chairs?

By Editors on September 18, 2020

Shopping for a three-row SUV often means balancing seating needs with convenience. If you really need minivan-sized people space, a second-row bench seat maximizes capacity for up to eight (or even... Read More
Why Does the Ford Mustang’s Door Sound Like It Vacuum-Seals?

By Patrick Masterson on September 16, 2020

You might think the 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Premium would be an easy car to write about, but we’ve covered the Mustang extensively — from the EcoBoost High Performance Package to its manual tran... Read More
What Makes a Car Luxury?

By Rick Popely on September 13, 2020

In days of old, when carburetors ruled the road, the term “luxury car” generally described chrome-laden land yachts from brands such as Cadillac, Lincoln and Chrysler — and they were cars, not SUVs... Read More
5 Ways a 2020 Ford Transit Is Better Than an SUV (and 3 Ways It’s Not)

By Aaron Bragman on September 11, 2020

The 2020 Ford Transit does things that big SUVs generally can do at a price most big SUVs can’t match — but it has some trade-offs. Read More
10 Biggest News Stories of the Week: Chevrolet Tahoe Trailed by Ford Explorer

By Matt Schmitz on September 2, 2020

Our roundup of all the best deals shoppers will find on new cars over the long Labor Day weekend was the No. 1 article of the week. Read More
3 Tips for Taking a Socially Distanced Road Trip During a Pandemic

By Aaron Bragman on September 1, 2020

We’ve advised you on how to road-trip as safely as possible, but where is safe to go in this pandemic-afflicted nation? Read More
What’s the Best New-Car Deal for Labor Day 2020?

By Kelsey Mays on August 28, 2020

Labor Day is traditionally a significant weekend for new-car incentives, but the COVID-19 pandemic has rendered prognostications for 2020 about as useful as Coachella tickets. Still, the traditiona... Read More
How Well Does the 2020 Ford Explorer Tow a Camper Trailer?

By Aaron Bragman on August 27, 2020

The all-new 2020 Ford Explorer is the best-selling three-row crossover SUV in America and has a maximum tow rating of 5,600 pounds when properly equipped. Read More
10 Biggest News Stories of the Week: Hyundai Palisade Puts Some Stank on It, Kia K5 Arrives

By Matt Schmitz on August 26, 2020

Our investigation into the offensive odor ostensibly emanating from the seats of our 2020 Hyundai Palisade was the most popular story of the past week. Read More