Tag: USA

If Rival Automakers Want To Take On Tesla, They Need To Improve Access To Charging

Although Tesla is facing increasing challenges from traditional manufacturers, its sales show no sign of weakening. One of the established automakers’ biggest challenges may be infrastructure. That’s according to JD Power’s inaugural EV Experience Ownership Study, which seeks to measure owner satisfaction with EVs. By and large, the numbers are good for EVs. Out of […]

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Contaminated Washer Fluid Prompts Ford Explorer Police Interceptor, Lincoln Aviator Recall

The 2020 Lincoln Aviator has already been recalled six times, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and now the SUV needs to be taken back to the dealer once more for repairs. The latest recall campaign includes not only the Aviator, but also the Ford Explorer Police Interceptor, more specifically 283 units […]

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Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat Is Officially Sold Out After Less Than 3 Months On The Market

Dodge has officially allocated the entire production of the 2021 Durango SRT Hellcat, so if you were thinking about buying one new, sadly you can’t. Following the opening of the order books on November 5, 2020, Dodge has announced that they are closing new customer orders for the Durango SRT Hellcat. Not all hope is […]

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Toyota Settles For $180 Million With U.S. Government Over Delayed Emissions Defect Reports

Toyota has settled with the U.S. Department of Justice for $180 million over a civil lawsuit for violations of the Clean Air Act. The DoJ said that the lawsuit against Toyota was for “systematic, longstanding violations of Clean Air Act emission-related defect reporting requirements, which require manufacturers to report potential defects and recalls affecting vehicle […]

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Bugatti Divos Get Together Under The California Sun In Spectacular $18 Million Display

Bugatti will only be making 40 units of the Divo, and four of them were commissioned through its Beverly Hills dealership. While the ‘Ladybug’ was unboxed last week, the other three got together for a short drive at a private racetrack, ‘The Thermal Club’, in Palm Desert, California, before being delivered to their owners. Review: […]

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Defective Safety System Triggers Recall For Certain 2021MY Volvo Wagons And SUVs In The U.S.

A manufacturing error has led to a recall Stateside for 2,883 units of the 2021 Volvo V60, V60 Cross Country, V90, V90 Cross Country, XC60 and XC90, with a 100 percent estimated defect rate. During assembly at Volvo’s Torslanda plant in Sweden, the SRS (Supplementary Restraint System), which controls the airbags, seatbelt pretensioners and disconnects […]

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