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Michigan puts digital license plates on the road

California digital license plateFollowing their high-tech debut in California last year, Michigan's Secretary of State on Thursday green-lighted the roll-out of digital license plates by the end of 2019. The digital plates are made by Reviver Auto and use the same technology as those now legal in California and Arizona. Called the Rplate, the technology's display is similar to...

What's New for 2019: Cadillac

2019 Cadillac XT4Cadillac is in the midst of a major shakeup. What you'll find in a dealer's showroom during the 2019 model year probably depends on when you visit. The automaker's new XT4 is its smallest crossover SUV, a model that squares off against the Audi Q3 and BMW X1, among others. Its lineup grows during 2019 with the big XT8, a crossover SUV that's...

2019 Mazda CX-9

2019 Mazda CX-9Where others are purely functional, the 2019 Mazda CX-9 is a three-row crossover SUV that delivers heavily on style. It’s one of the best-looking family crossovers on the market, and that includes offerings from luxury brands. With some long-needed additions in interior features and creature comforts, we give it 6.2 out of 10 overall. (Read...

Hyundai and Kia recall, Lotus production heads to China, Lincoln's electric future: What's New @ The Car Connection

2014 Kia OptimaHyundai, Kia recall 168,000 vehicles over fire risk About 168,000 Kia and Hyundai sedans and crossover SUVs are subject to a recall over a fire risk, the automakers said Wednesday. Charging ahead: Ford F-150 electric pickup truck on its way Ford on Wednesday confirmed that it has plans to eventually introduce a fully electric F-150 pickup truck...

Hyundai, Kia recall 168,000 vehicles over fire risk

2014 Kia OptimaAbout 168,000 Kia and Hyundai sedans and crossover SUVs are subject to a recall over a fire risk, the automakers said Wednesday. At fault is a fuel pump and fuel pump outlet that could leak flammable gasoline. The recall covers 2011 through 2014 Kia Optima, Sorento, and Sportage models, and 2013 and 2014 Hyundai Sonata and Santa Fe Sport. Kia and...

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