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Subaru Is Left Off The AutoPacific Best New Vehicle Satisfaction Awards List

AutoPacific announced the 2021 Vehicle Satisfaction Award winners and no Subaru models make the list. Where is the 2021 Subaru Forester?. AutoPacific announced the 2021 Vehicle Satisfaction Award winners, and according to the results, no Subaru models make the list this year. In 2020, the Subaru Forester ranked highest in the Midsize Crossover SUV category, but Subaru gets blanked in the 2021 awards.
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The 10 Best Beach Cars - KBB Says New Subaru Outback Should Be On Your List

Check out the ten best beach cars of 2021. See why the 2022 Subaru Outback checks all the right boxes. What are the best cars for going to the beach this summer? According to Kelly Blue Book, the newly-arriving 2022 Outback is among the ten best models for a trip to the shore. The Outback won’t just get you to the beach; you can drive in the sand, and you won’t get stuck like some SUVs.
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Tesla Releases FSD v9.1

Tesla released FSD v9.1 (full self-driving version 9.1) yesterday. Version 9.0, the previous version, was released late on Friday, 7/9/2021. That makes 3 weeks between releases. Let's see what's changed. Tesla has released its beta version of its FSD (full self-driving) software, version 9.1. This is three weeks after version...
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The New Subaru Forester, Outback, Crosstrek Score 10-Best SUVs To Buy Now

The 2021 Subaru Forester, 2022 Subaru Outback, and 2021 Subaru Crosstrek just scored The 10 Best SUVs You Can Buy Right Now. See why they rank so high. What are the ten best SUVs you can buy this summer? According to new scoring from Consumer Reports (by subscription), the 2021 Subaru Forester, 2022 Subaru Outback, and 2021 Subaru Crosstrek are three of the ten best SUVs to buy now.

2022 Honda Civic Touring Review and Photojournal - Still Fun at 50

We took the all-new 2022 Honda Civic Touring to the mountains of New Hampshire to find out if the trim lived up to its name. Here’s our opinion. Honda’s all-new Civic debuts just as Honda begins preparing for the model’s 50th birthday in 2022. This eleventh-generation sedan is currently the third-best-selling car in the U.S. and the best-selling in its segment. Like every Civic that came before it, the new one is intended to provide its owner with a high-value and low-cost, and the fun, safety, and reliability Honda fans expect.

Solid State Update: Chinese Company Has Massive Breakthrough

A new material that a Chinese University developed shows much promise in helping solid-state battery technology become commercially viable sooner. Here is what we know. When we think of the future for battery technology, solid-state seems like a pipe dream. Even with Toyota making as much headway with their promise on it, nothing is on the market right now that uses the famed "savior of EV" technology.

Do Tesla's Drive Themselves?

I've had people close to me ask the question: "Do Tesla's Drive Themselves?" As a Tesla analyst, the answer to me is obvious, but what I've realized is that the answer is not obvious to others. Let's answer this question. Do Tesla's Drive Themselves?. Tesla vehicles can drive themselves right...

5th Gen Toyota Prius: Set For 2023 Debut

Toyota has finally allowed the rest of us to hear about a 5th Generation Prius. Here is what you need to know and what it is rumored to look like. Toyota has not forgotten the car that started it all, Prius. The hybridization of the Toyota lineup is due to the wild success of this little fuel sipper. Now in the 4th generation, the people are asking, will there be more? The answer is yes.
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New Or Used? Why A New Subaru Crosstrek May Not Be Your Best Buy Now

If you can’t find a new 2021 Subaru Crosstrek, a used model may be your best buy now. Check out the details here. According to a new report, with the shortage of the new 2021 Subaru Crosstrek subcompact SUVs in the U.S., a used model may be your best buy now. As used car prices rise because of recent new model shortages, iSeeCars says the top 10 used cars with the smallest price increase in June include the Subaru Crosstrek.

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Mitsubishi Commits To New Outlander PHEV This Year. Mitsubishi says its all-new Outlander PHEV will come in this fiscal year. Mitsubishi pledged this week to bring a new Outlander PHEV (plug-in hybrid-electric vehicle) to market within this fiscal year. If we understand what Mitsubishi is saying, that means its arrival should be prior to April 1st, 2022. The current Outlander PHEV is a slightly refreshed version of the one that has been on the market for many years. The original Outlander PHEV was first shown in 2013 and has since become one of the world's top-selling PHEVs.
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Founder of EV Truck Startup Nikola Arrested and Charged With 3 Crimes

Trevor Milton, former CEO and founder of EV startup Nikola, was arrested and charged with three crimes. The Department of Justice reports that the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York arrested Nikola founder Trevor Milton and charged him with three counts of fraud. While much of the media has focused on two securities fraud indictments, Milton was also charged with wire fraud.
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Are New Subaru Models Fuel-Efficient? Check Out The Entire Lineup Here

With fuel prices rising, how fuel-efficient are the 2021 Forester, 2022 Outback, 2021 Crosstrek, and other new models? Check out the new model lineup here. Are the 2021 Forester, 2022 Outback, 2021 Crosstrek, and other new models fuel efficient? An article from The Hill reports the American Automobile Association (AAA) says the average price of a gallon of gas is expected to increase by between 10 and 20 cents nationwide by August 2021.

Subaru Forester Scores Best SUV Under $25,000 With Standard Safety Tech

How safe is the 2021 Subaru Forester? Consumer Reports ranked the Forester the best compact SUV under $25,000 that comes with standard active safety systems. Shoppers looking for an SUV with standard safety technology don't have to buy an expensive luxury car. Check out the nine best models here. A new study from Consumer Reports (by subscription) says the 2021 Subaru Forester now scores the best compact SUV under $25,000 for its standard safety systems.

Why Tesla Is Moving Stores Out of Malls

Tesla is reducing its footprint of physical service center locations in fancy malls to more of a remote and retail center strategy, rumors say. What does this mean for Tesla and its customers? Let's find out. Rumors and sources seem to point to Tesla removing its locations out of malls...

How To Fix Your Toyota Prius Spoiler For Cheap

If your Toyota Prius rear wind deflector is loose, falling off, or broken, see what I did to repair this one. There are many disappointing things in life. An ice cream that falls on the ground, missing the first part of a movie, and of course, your Prius wing breaking off or becoming loose.