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2020 Ford Super Duty

2020 Ford Super Duty F-250 TremorFord’s venerable workhorse heavy-duty pickup truck gets a fresh face and new off-road package this year to compete with newer rivals from Ram and General Motors. With the 2020 Super Duty, Ford has a lineup of three-quarter and one-ton pickups that span an impressive range from work-ready tools to tony trucks tricked with tech, leather, and...

2020 Jaguar F-Type

2020 Jaguar F-Type Checkered Flag EditionThe 2020 Jaguar F-Type is a sleek, sexy sports car with a wide range of personalities. Available as a convertible or coupe, with an automatic or manual transmission, and with three different engines, we give it 6.8 out of 10 for its hot-streak performance and head-turning looks. (Read more about how we rate cars.) A restyled 2021 model is on the...

Toyota, Lexus recall nearly 700,000 new models for fuel pump failure

2019 Toyota CamryToyota is recalling 695,541 new Toyota and Lexus vehicles for a fuel pump that can fail, causing the engine to stall, which can increase the risk of a crash, the NHTSA announced Monday. An impeller in the low-pressure pump in the fuel tank that supplies pressure to the fuel injection system can deform. The driver may be warned of the failure by a...

2020 Hyundai Venue review, worst spin-off models, Audi PHEVs arrive: What's New @ The Car Connection

2020 Hyundai VenueFirst drive: The 2020 Hyundai Venue sets a small but splashy stage With the Venue, Hyundai finds a niche below the Kona for first-time crossover buyers who want rugged style and slim prices. But can it pass the utility test? Toyota, Lexus recall nearly 700,000 new models for fuel pump failure Toyota is recalling 695,541 new Toyota and Lexus...

Takata airbag recall expands as Nissan, BMW, GM, Ferrari call back already repaired vehicles

2008 BMW 3-Series 328iMore automakers are recalling vehicles already recalled and repaired in the ongoing Takata airbag recall. The latest surge in recalls covers vehicles that had a temporary replacement, or like-for-like repair, while regulators and automakers scrambled to assess the scope of one of the largest automotive recalls in history. Last week, Nissan...