Ford recalls Escape and C-Max because of airbag problem

An airbag problem has led to a recall involving about 700,000 2013 and 2014 Escape and C-Max models announced yesterday by Ford. A software programming error is to blame for the recall, the tenth in total for the Escape since the launch of the new generation. Among the 700,000 models recalled worldwide, 78,013 Ford Escape and C-Max models are located ...

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2014 Toyota Corolla – A tad sexier

2014 Toyota Corolla

I have to admit that it was with eagerness that I grabbed the wheel of the 2014 Toyota Corolla for my test drive. Why, do you ask? There’s nothing to get excited about when it comes to a Corolla! Yet, with all the hype about the car’s new personality, I was very curious… The Corolla has been Toyota’s most popular in ...

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2014 Ford Fiesta ST – The pocket-rocket

2014 Ford Fiesta ST

The 2014 Ford Fiesta ST is nothing less than the perfect definition of a pocket-rocket. It’s a one-of-a-kind car that doesn’t really have any direct competitors. It offers a powerful engine with sporty and dynamic handling, all packaged as a nimble subcompact car. First off, Ford should be congratulated for having the guts to build the Ford Fiesta ST. This is ...

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The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray with an 8-speed automatic

2015 Corvette Stingray

An 8-speed automatic transmission with steering-wheel integrated paddle shifters will be offered on the new 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. According to General Motors, the new transmission will be able to compete with the best dual-clutch automatic transmissions in the world in terms of shift speeds. The transmission was developed by GM, and will be built by the U.S. manufacturer. It ...

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2013 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid vs. 2013 Lexus ES300h

Lexus versus Lincoln

Lexus has long dominated the rather small eco-friendly luxury market. Their lineup, now offering five hybrid models, includes the 2013 Lexus ES300h that was completely redesigned in 2012. On the other hand, Lincoln is trying to change the image that consumers have of the brand, and this year they’re offering a new MKZ with a personality and driving behaviour that is nothing ...

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