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2019 Nissan Murano

2019 Nissan MuranoThe 2019 Nissan Murano is a five-seat crossover SUV that trades on its rakish lines and plush ride. Its looks alone make it a standout among competitors such as the comparatively pedestrian Honda Passport and Jeep Grand Cherokee, but the Murano is worth a look for its good performance and honest intentions. We rate the 2019 Murano at 6.0 out of...

Ram Heavy Duty pickup trucks recalled for potential steering linkage separation

2017 Ram 2500 Power WagonFiat Chrysler Automobiles issued a recall last week to address a steering linkage that could separate and cause a loss of control on nearly 575,000 Ram Heavy Duty trucks. The NHTSA approved the recall Jan. 25. In total, the new recall covers 573,876 Ram HD models spanning the 2013-2017 model years. Specifically, 168,250 2013-2017 Ram 3500 trucks...

DC could subsidize Lyft, Uber rides when subway is closed at night

Uber driver (photo by Uber)To combat loss of public transportation service at night during scheduled maintenance, Washington, D.C.'s Metro subway system could subsidize Uber and Lyft rides to make up for the inconvenience. The Washington Post reported Wednesday on the potential plan, which is in the drafting stages currently. The subsidies would provide up to $3 off per...

2019 Land Rover Discovery Sport

2019 Land Rover Discovery SportThe 2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport packs a lot into its mid-size crossover SUV frame—and not just in the name badge. It’s outfitted with traction systems and turbocharged engines that allow it to straddle the divide between cars and utility vehicles. It does it all with a price below $40,000 and with a “+2” third-row...

2019 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque

2019 Land Rover Range Rover EvoqueThe Range Rover Evoque enters its eighth and final model year in its debut body, and it’s a look that stays on trend while other luxury crossover SUVs refuse to age well. The Evoque story begins and ends with its pointed, wedge-tastic shape, and could end there, for all we care. It’s essentially Land Rover’s fastback sedan, low...