Posts by: Bianca Azevedo

German Auto Industry Plans to Invest Millions Toward Electric Cars and Automation

Germany’s auto industry revealed that it’s planning to invest around $60 billion euros, or $68 billion U.S. dollars, during the next three years on automated driving and electric cars. To reach the largescale goals agreed upon by the European Union to decrease carbon dioxide emissions and expand charging infrastructure, the auto industry must increase the number of electric cars that a

Honda Contribution to the Mid-Size SUV Market

The 2019 Honda Passport is the car company’s mid-size SUV; one that features better-than-ever off-road ability, cunning storage compartments and plenty of passenger space. The Passport is a taller, shorter Honda Pilot, making it perfect for people who want an SUV, as long as it’s not too big.Honda designed the 2019 Passport as a two-row, five-passenger midsize SUV. The car company is o

Daimler and BMW To Launch Joint Automotive Venture

In Berlin at the end of February 2019, Daimler and BMW announced their plans to combine forces and create a joint ride-hailing, parking, and electric car charging business. The CEOs of the two companies plan to compete against other mobility services such as Uber to create a niche market where they can branch out.BMW CEO Harald Krueger and Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche plan to invest more than one bi

The Smallest Jeep of All

The 2019 Jeep Renegade is the smallest jeep in the automaker’s line up, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t as much of it to love. The Renegade is every bit as lovable as the other Jeeps; it just comes in a smaller package.Jeep brought the model out in 2015, making the 2019 model the fifth iteration.Witha boxier appearance than some of the other jeep models, the Renegade stands out

The 2019 Lincoln MKC is a Mechanic's Nightmare

Built to last and pretty to boot, the Lincoln MKC is an SUV that offers quality. When compared to other SUVs in the same class, the MKC gave owners the least amount of problems. It scored well in terms of mechanical, design, and accessories, in addition to overall quality. For the 2019 model, the car manufacturer is offering the vehicle with more standard features than most of its competitors, mak

A Supercharged SUV: The 2019 Range Rover Velar

Supercharged and as pretty as they come, the 2019 Range Rover Velar is sure to make the dreams of every SUV shopper come true. This year’s model is a part of the same generation that Land Rover introduced last year. Changes to the Velar include increasing the fuel capacity of the V6 engine from 15.6 gallons to 21.6 gallons and making its air suspension system standard for the vehicle model.I

There's a New Lexus in Town

There’s a new Lexus in town. Christened the UX, this new little compact crossover is available in two forms: the front-wheel drive UX 200 and the all-wheel drive hybrid UX 250h. The great thing about investing in a Lexus is along with it being comfortable and fun to drive, the car brand offers a high level of reliability and resale value.With a starting price of $32,000, this is one of the m

Celebrating 35 Years of the Minivan

Since the first one made its way off the manufacturing line late in 1983, Chrysler has sold more than 14 million minivans. While other auto companies have their own versions of these family-friendly vehicles, Chrysler claims to have had 55 percent of the minivan market share in 2018. To celebrate this victory, the company developed anniversary editions of the Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Pacif

Yandex to Release Its Self-Driving Vehicle in the Near Future

After spending a few years testing its autonomous driving system, Yandex, the Russian counterpart to Google, released its first test model at the Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in January 2019.Although most of the items revealed never reach the production stage, the unveiling of the Yandex autonomous vehicle reveals that it is quite possible that some of these products could become a solid reality

The 2019 Toyota Camry: Styling and Quality to Last for Years

The Toyota Camry is the small sedan that keeps on selling. Toyota revamped it last year, changing the interior and exterior of the car. This is the 8th generation of the car model, which just goes to show how popular the vehicle model is. The Camry’s strong resale value makes it an easy car to choose, while the exterior restyling that Toyota completed last year gives car buyers the opportuni