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Nearly 75,000 Toyota Tundra, Sequoia trucks and SUVs recalled

2018 Toyota TundraTwo separate issues have prompted Toyota to recall close to 75,000 late-model SUVs and pickups, the automaker said Tuesday. The recalls cover certain 2017 and 2018 model year Sequoia SUVs and Tundra full-size pickups that either need new software or may have been inadvertently assembled with rear seats that weren't tightened correctly at the...

2018 Ford EcoSport

2018 Ford EcosportAs the sixth utility vehicle spawned under the blue-oval badge, the 2018 Ford Ecosport joins a family with a long and proud history of strong sales and good value. It’s distinct enough from the slightly larger Escape to hold its own appeal, but the 2018 Ecosport is hardly fresh out of the bubble wrap, and it shows in some ways that might not...

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Limited long-term road test: accidents happen

2017 Chrysler Pacifica long-term road testWith over 20,000 miles accumulated, our long-term 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Limited has left the building. The building being the garage. In the twelve months the Pacifica did our bidding it saw Cheerios and milk, witnessed the solar eclipse, and shuttled countless passengers from one place to another without issue. A lot can happen in a year, and in...

BMW's training school, 2019 Porsche 911 leaked, Climate science denied: What’s New @ The Car Connection

2018 BMW M5 equipped with BMW M Performance PartsBMW courts military vets with new training school A new vocational training program will give BMW owners another way to thank their mechanics for their service. 2018 Toyota Camry, some Lexus models recalled Toyota’s redesign of the 2018 Camry was meant to light a fire under the staid mid-size sedan, but this isn't exactly what they meant...

BMW courts military vets with new training school

2019 BMW X4A new vocational training program will give BMW owners another way to thank their mechanics for their service. On February 26, a pilot class of nine U.S. Marines will begin a 16-week hands-on training workshop to become BMW technicians at San Diego’s Camp Pendleton Marine base. MORE: BMW unveils its latest crossover, the $51,000-plus X4 The...