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March 29, 2020 Volvo Recalls Over 120,000 Vehicles for Braking Defect Affected by the recall are all models from the 2019 and 2020 model years, including the S60, V60, V60 Cross Country, S+0L, V90, V90 Cross Country, XC40, XC60, and XC90. In short, the entire Volvo lineup.
Volvo said it will fix the problem by updating customers’ cars with March 05, 2020 Where BMW Went Wrong in AmericaInterestingly, BMW is not part of the picture as it announced over a year ago that the latest BMW 3 Series will not be coming to America. The same goes for the BMW 5 Series wagon, which has not been sold in the U.S. since the E60.
July 11, 2019 How Station Wagons Shaped the American Car IndustryThe huge development leap between 1920 and 1940 was just the beginning for the station wagon design. It was only after the Second World War when the demand for station wagons in the used car market started to rise, many of which were from middle-class families. This trend shift was January 27, 2020 Is Learning How to Drive a Stick Shift Still Necessary?Today, you’d be hard-pressed to find a sixteen-year-old who’d choose a vehicle with manual transmission over an automatic, let alone one who knows how to operate it. The waning interest in driving manual transmission cars is reflected in declining domestic sales, making up only 3% of total vehicle sales in August 27, 2020 Ford Gives F-150 Additional Standard Safety TechThe decision will see Ford become the first American automaker to make the technology standard equipment on light-duty trucks. However, for the trucks’ Super Duty edition, automatic emergency braking will remain optional for the base model and standard on the higher trims.
Ford will be the first American automaker to make