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2019 Hyundai Tucson Night Edition adds upscale BBS wheels

2019 Hyundai TucsonThe 2019 Hyundai Tucson Night Edition crossover SUV will be dressed for the evening when it is revealed later this year. We don't know exactly what it'll look like, but we can guess. Discovered Tuesday by Cars Direct in an order guide, the 2019 Night Edition Tucson will feature black trimmings and additional equipment that pushes its price $3,000...

Nissan Altima recalled, McLaren 600LT Spider driven, VW carbon targets: What's New @ The Car Connection

2017 Nissan AltimaNissan Altima recalled for passenger door that could open when window is lowered Nissan issued a recall covering 341,003 Altima sedans over the possibility the rear passenger doors could open when a passenger lowers the window. The brand filed the recall in December, but it was approved last week by the NHTSA. Ram Heavy Duty pickup trucks recalled...

2019 Nissan Murano

2019 Nissan MuranoThe 2019 Nissan Murano is a five-seat crossover SUV that trades on its rakish lines and plush ride. Its looks alone make it a standout among competitors such as the comparatively pedestrian Honda Passport and Jeep Grand Cherokee, but the Murano is worth a look for its good performance and honest intentions. We rate the 2019 Murano at 6.0 out of...

Ram Heavy Duty pickup trucks recalled for potential steering linkage separation

2017 Ram 2500 Power WagonFiat Chrysler Automobiles issued a recall last week to address a steering linkage that could separate and cause a loss of control on nearly 575,000 Ram Heavy Duty trucks. The NHTSA approved the recall Jan. 25. In total, the new recall covers 573,876 Ram HD models spanning the 2013-2017 model years. Specifically, 168,250 2013-2017 Ram 3500 trucks...

DC could subsidize Lyft, Uber rides when subway is closed at night

Uber driver (photo by Uber)To combat loss of public transportation service at night during scheduled maintenance, Washington, D.C.'s Metro subway system could subsidize Uber and Lyft rides to make up for the inconvenience. The Washington Post reported Wednesday on the potential plan, which is in the drafting stages currently. The subsidies would provide up to $3 off per...