Tag: new

So, your car has the newest gadgets?

Maybe not so new, after all. A look back at innovative features. Larry Printz startribune.com You’ve bought a brand new car or truck and it’s filled with the latest in high-tech equipment, including an infotainment system, seat heaters, a starter button and a navigation system. It will even cut power to some of its cylinders…

2017 Toyota Tacoma Review

Christian Wardlaw jdpower.com Introduction Toyota dominates midsize pickup truck sales. During the first quarter of 2017, the automaker sold almost twice as many Tacoma pickups as Chevrolet did Colorados. However, this sales performance does not align with the Tacoma’s performance in the J.D. Power 2016 U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study.SM Despite a…

The 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Will Hit 60 MPH in 1st Gear

Will Sabel Courtney thedrive.com The jointly-developed Ford/GM 10-speed automatic may be getting most of the attention when it comes to muscle car transmissions these days, but the stick shift hasn’t outlived its usefulness yet. As it turns out, the new Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 can hit 60 miles per hour in first gear when equipped with…