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Michelin Premier A/S tire with EverGrip technology

Michelin EverGrip Tires Get Better With Age: Video

Tire tests, designed to explore the grip limits, traction, economy and noise of tires, are a vital consumer service. However capable your car is, it needs good tires to ensure it's as capable and safe in all conditions as possible. ALSO SEE: Polaris Airless Tires Go On Sale Testing has one major... read more

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2013 Land Rover Range Rover

2013-2014 Land Rover Range Rover Recalled Due To Airbag Issue

Land Rover has issued a recall on certain versions of its Range Rover SUV due to a connector that may come loose and in the process render an airbag inoperative. The recall... read more January 3, 2014 by 


 
2012 Volvo S60 R-Design

2011-2012 Volvo S60 Recalled Due To Faulty Oil Pressure Gauge

Volvo has issued a recall on certain versions of its S60 sedan due to a faulty oil pressure gauge. The recall affects S60s from the 2011 and 2012 model years, though only... read more January 2, 2014 by 


 
Speeding (Image: IABoomerFlickr on Flickr, used under Creative Commons license)

A Fifth Of Drivers Speed...And Half Of You Hate It

If you're reading this, you probably like cars. Chances are, you like fast cars, and you almost certainly like driving quickly. That probably puts some of you among the one... read more December 30, 2013 by 


 
2013 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid

2013-2014 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid Recalled Due To Faulty Gearbox

Lincoln has issued a recall on certain versions of its MKZ Hybrid due to a fault with the cars’ transmissions. The recall affects MKZ Hybrids from the 2013 and 2014... read more December 30, 2013 by 


 
2014 Maserati Quattroporte

2014 Maserati Quattroporte GTS Recalled Due To Faulty Wiring

Maserati has issued a recall on certain versions of its latest Quattroporte sedan due to faulty wiring that could cause the cars to stall or even catch on fire. The recall... read more December 26, 2013 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S

2014 Tesla Model S A Five-Star-Safe Car, Says NHTSA

Earlier this year Tesla was granted a full five stars in the NHTSA's round of vehicle crash testing for its Model S electric car. While the way Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]... read more December 26, 2013 by 


 
2014 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid Sport

2014 Infiniti Q50 Already Recalled For First Steer-By-Wire Issue

The steering system in Infiniti's 2014 Q50 is incredibly clever, but apparently not immune to issues--and the NHTSA has launched its first recall for vehicles fitted with the... read more December 18, 2013 by 


 
BMW laser headlights

BMW Outlines The Benefits Of Its Laser Headlights: Video

BMWs already have a distinctive look in your rear-view mirror with their angel-eye daytime running lights, and that view is about to look even more distinctive thanks to the... read more December 18, 2013 by 


 
2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Recalled For Faulty Seat Belt Anchor

Mercedes-Benz’s all-new 2014 S-Class has only just gone on sale but already it is experiencing its first recall. The German automaker has issued a recall on certain... read more December 17, 2013 by 


 
2014 Acura MDX  -  First Drive, May 2013

2014 Acura MDX Recalled Due To Possible Detachment Of Drive Shaft

Acura has issued the second recall for its 2014 MDX in the SUV’s short life. The first was due to a defective trailer-hitch accessory kit but the latest is for a much... read more December 16, 2013 by 


 
BMW 130i crash at Circuit Park Zandvoort

Racer Crashes Hard While Giving Family Member A Ride-Along: Video

Racing drivers take their lives into their hands when they strap into their cars, but they usually don't have passengers to share the risk with them. Rob ten Herkel was... read more December 13, 2013 by 


 
2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Recalled Due To Faulty Airbag Sensor

Mercedes-Benz has issued a recall on certain versions of its SL-Class because of a faulty sensor that determines whether the passenger side airbag deploys. The recall affects... read more December 12, 2013 by 


 
Safety features for Volvo's modular SPA platform

Volvo Outlines Safety Aspects Of Modular SPA Platform

Volvo is about to introduce a new modular platform called the Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) that will underpin all of its models sized from about the S60 up. The first... read more December 12, 2013 by 


 
Michael Schumacher tests new assistance systems on the 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Michael Schumacher Tests 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Video

Earlier in the year, it was revealed that Michael Schumacher, a seven-time Formula One world champion and former driver for the Mercedes AMG F1 team, would be helping to... read more December 12, 2013 by 


 
2013 McLaren MP4-12C Spider

McLaren 12C Models Recalled Due To Defective Wiper Design

McLaren has issued a recall on certain versions of its 12C supercar. The issue is due to a defect in the wiper’s design, which may cause it to stop working in areas of... read more December 9, 2013 by 


 
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