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Cars.com First Mid-Size Pickup Truck Challenge Awarded to Honda Ridgeline

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Over the years, more and more Americans have become intrigued by mid-size pickup trucks. In fact, they have become so intrigued, that Cars.com decided to create their first mid-size pickup truck challenge.

The winner? The 2019 Honda Ridgeline.

According to Cars.com, three judges from their editorial team individually awarded points in 19 separate categories for the competition. Due to the fact that pickup trucks are meant for work, the judges tested them both empty and with 1,000 pounds of payload...

 

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Honda CR-V Named Best SUV For College Freshman By Business Insider

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The first semester of college is underway, which means there are plenty of young drivers who may be looking for a safe and affordable vehicle to get around campus if they don't have one already.

Business Insider recently came out with a list of 10 Best New Cars, Trucks, and SUVs for College Freshman. The 2019 Honda CR-V was number one on this list. With a base price of $24,500, the CR-V has been an outstanding vehicle since it was first introduced in the 1990's. The compact crossover combines Honda reliability with versatility, cargo capacity, and…

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U.S. News & World Report Names Volkswagen Jetta Best New Car For Teens

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For teenagers and parents of teenagers looking for a safe and reliable car for the new school year, the Volkswagen Jetta may be a perfect fit.

U.S. News & World Report recently named the VW Jetta as the 2019 Best New Car for Teens in the $20,000 - $25,000 category. The award highlights vehicles based on a combination of available driver assistance features, safety and reliability ratings, and critical acclaim...
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Volkswagen Takes Home One of Kelley Blue Book's (KBB)10 Most Awarded Brands of 2019

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Volkswagen has been named one of Kelley Blue Book's (KBB) 10 Most Awarded Brands of 2019. In addition to being a member of KBB's 10 most awarded brands, Volkswagen models have earned eight KBB awards in 2019 alone.

The VW Atlas, Golf family, Jetta, and Passat have all won multiple awards. The 2019 Atlas has earned two KBB awards: one of 12 Best Family Cars of 2019 and one of 10 Best Road Trip Cars of 2019. The 2019 Atlas has been praised by KBB editors for its interior space and comfortable three rows of seating...

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The Jeep Cherokee Named Most American Car of the Year

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When it comes to American-made vehicles, many may wonder: which one is considered the most American?

According to Cars.com, the 2019 Jeep Cherokee has been named the most American car for the second year in a row. The American-Made Index (AMI) by Cars.com analyzes a range of factors to determine which new cars and trucks contribute more to the U.S. economy, regardless of where a manufacturer's brand is headquartered...

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MaritzCX eNVy Awards Names Volkswagen, Honda, Nissan, and Ford as Mass Market Vehicle Segment Winners

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Several well-known models for 2018 were recently named Mass Market Vehicle Segment Winners by MaritzCX. According to the MaritzCX New Vehicle Customer Study (NVCS), recognize vehicles that have outperformed their competitors in terms of delivering on buyer wants.

The winners were also chosen based on customer responses and ratings of their vehicles' ability to deliver the most common reasons for purchase: Comfort, Quality, Performance, Safety, and Ownership Cost...

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Kelly Nissan of Lynnfield Named Nissan Global Award of Excellence Winner In 2018

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Kelly Nissan of Lynnfield has once again been named as a Nissan Global Award winner for 2018

Nissan dealers who are named as prestigious “Award of Excellence” winners are then ranked by retail sales volume and the top elite Nissan dealers globally are given the Nissan Global Award...
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2020 Ford Escape Expected to be Big Hit at 2019 New York Auto Show

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Spring is here which means that the 2019 New York International Auto Show is right around the corner. This event follows the 2019 Chicago Auto Show and the 2019 Boston Auto Show, which both took place earlier this year.

While there are several new vehicles making their debut, the 2020 Ford Escape
has been leading the way in terms of making headlines...

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Ford's 2019 College Student Purchase Program Details

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Ford is providing eligible college and trade school students and recent graduates with an opportunity to save big on their next purchase or lease of a new Ford vehicle.

Consumers shopping for a new Ford Fusion sedan (Gas/Hybrid/Energi), EcoSport crossover, or Escape SUV can save up to $1,250 on the purchase or lease of any of these vehicles. Meanwhile, Ford Fiesta and Focus shoppers (through April only) and Ranger or F-150 shoppers can take $1,000 off their purchase or lease...

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2019 Boston Auto Show: Recap From New England's Largest Auto Show

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There was a lot to see at the 2019 Boston Auto Show, an event where you can see the newest vehicles under one roof. Located at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, the Boston Auto Show showcased a variety of highly anticipated vehicles to the public. Here are some of the highlights:


In the days leading up the Boston Auto Show, we talked about which new vehicles we can expect to see. The 2019 Honda Passport, 2020 Jeep Gladiator, and 2019 Nissan Altima were all highly anticipated new products that made their debut at the…

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