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Genesis’ G90 is a Grand Saloon with Hyundai Design Details

Last year, Hyundai announced they were spinning off Genesis into a luxury brand a la Toyota and Lexus. Now, the automaker has debuted its first purely Genesis vehicle, a grand saloon dubbed the G90. Featuring a body style steeped in Genesis’ “Athletic Elegance” design identity, the G90 is a step in the right direction in defining the luxury brand. It’s fascia

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How Close Can You Safely Sit to the Steering Wheel?

We’ve all seen them. They’re in traffic, hands gripped to the wheel for dear lift, nose almost touching the wheel, staring intently ahead at the red light. Is it safe? No. The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) advises all adults keep a 10-inch minimum between their breastbone and the air bag cover. To ensure you’re seated in the safest position,

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20% of Vehicles Remain Unrepaired After Recall

2014 marked a record year for recalls with the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) issuing 803 vehicle recalls involving 63.9 million vehicles, including two of the ten largest vehicle recalls in history. “Recalls are only successful and can only save lives if they end up getting the cars fixed, but we know that 20 percent of vehicles that are recalled

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50+ U.S. Malls Where You’ll Find EV Charging Stations

Out and about and want to charge your EV while you shop? Many of America’s Simon malls have charging stations available for your charging ease. Here’s a complete list: California Brea Mall (1065 Brea Mall, Brea, CA) Caramillo Premium Outlets (740 East Ventura Boulevard, Camarillo, CA) Carlsbad Premium Outlets (5620 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA) Coddingtown Mall (733 Coddingtown Center,

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Suburban Premium Outdoors Uses Salvaged Wood in Tailgate Package

The auto industry didn’t make Detroit but it did enhance it’s luster. Now, Detroit is helping improve the luster of it’s hometown automaker’s longest-running, continually produced nameplate, the Chevrolet Suburban. The new Chevrolet Suburban Premium Outdoors concept features a handcrafted table and benches made of recycled wood salvaged from purposefully deconstructed Detroit homes. As part of a custom tailgating package the table

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10 Things to do to Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter

Is your vehicle as safe as it can be for your family’s winter travels? These 10 checks are quick, cost-effective ways to ensure your vehicle is ready for the cold weather and precipitation ahead. 1.)  Schedule a tune up. Like your yearly doctor’s visit, a visit to your mechanic will check for damaged parts. They will also top off your vehicle’s fluids. In

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New Volvo Chassis Allows More Design Freedom

In Stockholm today, Volvo unveiled new technology that will allow more vehicles to be built form the same standard platform. Volvo’s Scalable Platform Architecture (SPA) chassis technology has just been unveiled as part of the new 2016 XC90, the first post-Ford era new vehicle from the company. SPA has been four years in the making and was developed in-house as part of Volvo’s $11B

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