Like, wow—it’s been 50 years since the original Woodstock music festival, where hundreds of thousands of hippies descended upon Max Yasgur’s farm in upstate New York. Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, The Who, and other similarly iconic acts played over four days in the summer of 1969 at the greatest concert ever, and one of the […]
The post Iconic VW “Light” Microbus from Woodstock Is Still Tripping appeared first on Motortrend.
An Israeli startup called MDGo could put a real dent in the ambulance-chasing business if its bid to leverage deep learning and biomechanical modeling succeeds in turning cars into triage doctors. The idea is elegantly simple: Use information gathered by a vehicle’s numerous multiaxis accelerometers and other sensors during an accident in order to help […]
The post Medi-Cars: One Company’s Vision to Improve Crash Victim Care – Technologue appeared first on Motortrend.
Before we critique the controversial touchpad, take a moment to enjoy the 2019 Acura RDX’s 10.2-inch infotainment screen. Not just for its impressive size or for the fact that even base models use the same screen but also for its perfect placement. Perched high on the dash and set back, the screen requires minimal effort […]
The post 2019 Acura RDX A-Spec Long-Term Update 2: Intuitive or Distracting? appeared first on Motortrend.
The light goes green. The front tires jump, chirp as they lose traction, then settle as I pull away from the line. Such has been my experience with the Volkswagen Atlas. And before you jump to conclusions and assume I’m gunning it at every stoplight, let me assure you that I am not being overly […]
The post 2018 Volkswagen Atlas SE Long-Term Update 1: Tire Killer! appeared first on Motortrend.
Subaru has fully redesigned the Legacy sedan, but you’d never know it. The model sits on a new platform and features new technologies, but the exterior design changes are pretty minimal. That’s not surprising given Subaru’s conservative attitude toward vehicle styling. The question is: Is the subtle approach effective or not? Let’s take a closer look […]
Remember the Hyundai Santa Cruz lifestyle pickup concept from the 2015 Detroit auto show? Well ,that was a long time ago, and it no longer looks like that. The unibody compact truck for young buyers was well-received and the automaker started work on a production model. It was even given the board’s blessing to add […]
The post The Hyundai Santa Cruz Pickup Truck’s Design Has Changed appeared first on Motortrend.
Ford has issued three recalls, the largest of which affects certain F-150 trucks. 2011-13 Ford F-150 The Problem: Ford is recalling certain late-model F-150s with six-speed automatic transmissions. Some vehicles can experience an intermittent loss of the transmission output speed sensor to the powertrain control module. These vehicles may unexpectedly downshift into first gear, regardless […]
The post Ford Recalling 1.26 Million F-150s for Shifting Issue appeared first on Motortrend.
The holiday season may be over, but there are still good deals out there if you’re looking for a new car. This Presidents’ Day Weekend, you can save thousands when buying certain vehicles from Infiniti, Volkswagen, and other automakers. We gathered data from ALG, a subsidiary of TrueCar, to find the cars that offer the […]
The post 15 of the Hottest New Car Deals This Presidents’ Day Weekend appeared first on Motortrend.
When Ford officially revealed the 2020 Explorer at the Detroit auto show this year, it had some big news. For the first time since the 2011 model year, the Explorer would be built on a rear-wheel-drive platform. It also added a hybrid version and replaced the Sport with the ST. At least on paper, it […]