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Recall Alert: 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Durango

By Matt Schmitz on June 29, 2015


Vehicles Affected: Approximately 6,000 model-year 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango SUVs manufactured between June 12 and June 20, 2015. The majority of the affected vehicles are in dealer inventory; FCA reports that only 65 have been sold to… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Durango

By Matt Schmitz on June 29, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 6,000 model-year 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango SUVs manufactured between June 12 and June 20, 2015. The majority of the affected vehicles are in dealer inventory; FCA reports that only 65 have been sold to… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Jeep Cherokee

By Matt Schmitz on June 24, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 99,000 model-year 2014-15 Jeep Cherokee crossovers equipped with power liftgates The Problem: Power liftgate control modules may be inadvertently exposed to water, possibly causing a short circuit and creating a fire hazard; the automaker discovered the problem… Read More

Porsche, Kia Dominate J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

By Kelsey Mays on June 17, 2015

Porsche drivers must be a happy bunch, and not just because of speed and style. In the first three months of ownership, the luxury brand's cars have been ranked as the least problematic across the industry for three years running,… Read More

Which Cars Fit Three Car Seats?

By Jennifer Newman on June 11, 2015

UPDATED JUNE 11, 2015: Parents are often searching for the automotive holy grail: a car that's not a minivan and can fit three child-safety seats across the backseat. It's a short list. More Car Seat Checks In the more than five… Read More

Top 10 Best Compact SUVs for Towing

By Aaron Bragman on June 8, 2015

Compact SUVs are flying out of dealer showrooms. These popular, car-based utility vehicles provide a great combination of efficiency, a high seating position, comfort and versatility. And unlike their truck-based predecessors, they're not too big or unwieldy. One thing they're… Read More

Honda's HR-V Makes a Case for Subcompact SUVs

By David Thomas on June 2, 2015

May sales were mostly good for automakers — very good in some cases and record setting for others. Americans are back to buying new cars and at a near-record pace. One new segment that car companies are betting on to… 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

Recall Alert: 2006 Dodge Viper, Jeep Wrangler and Liberty

By Jen Burklow on May 5, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 43,800 model-year 2006 Dodge Viper sports cars and Jeep Wrangler and Liberty SUVs manufactured from July 1, 2005, to July 31, 2006 The Problem: Springs within the clutch pedal position switch that prevent the vehicle from starting… Read More

March's Fastest- and Slowest-Selling Cars

By David Thomas on April 2, 2015

It was hard to find a trend in March's car sales when looking at total vehicles sold. Instead, scrutinizing the types of cars quickly snapped up might be a better gauge of what folks really want in their driveways. Related:… Read More

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Versus 2015 Nissan Murano

By David Thomas on March 23, 2015

The midsize SUV field is getting an overhaul this year with redesigns of the Ford Edge, Kia Sorento and Nissan Murano. We were impressed when testing the Nissan's futuristic-looking entry a few months ago, and when a Platinum-trim Murano arrived… Read More