Monthly Archives: July 2022

Vigil held for teenager killed in Worcester SUV crash

Local “I’m 15. I don’t want to bury my friends anymore.” Mourners light candles at a makeshift memorial for a 13-year-old girl who was killed in a car crash at 646 Main Street in Worcester. Matthew Healey/The Boston Globe The Worcester community came together on Saturday to honor the 13-year-old …

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The 5 slowest electric vehicles of 2022, according to Consumer Reports

Electric vehicles can be just as fast as their gas-powered counterparts. Tesla’s cars continue to impress reviewers and consumers with their speed and performance, and the new Hummer EV highlights just how much power an EV can have. Still, some electric vehicles are quite slow, and the following five cars …

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Investors reap ‘late delivery’ windfall as auto prices soar – Business

KARACHI: Investors, who secured delivery of their reserved vehicles at old rates after a months-long delay, are reaping bargains by selling their cars, jeeps and vans at huge premiums due to massive price hikes in recent weeks . With the country on the brink of default, suspensions of reservations, massive …

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New and used cars are most likely to bring deals in today’s market

(iSeeCars) – It took 37.2 days for an average new vehicle to sell in June and 52.1 days for an average used vehicle, according to a recent study by car search engine iSeeCars.com. Even in today’s market with inventory constraints due to the continued shortage of microchips, there are new …

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Your savings account has probably increased its APY. Here’s why it’s not good news

Image source: Getty Images How could earning more interest be bad news? Key points Many savings accounts offer higher rates. The reason rates are rising is that the Federal Reserve has raised interest rates. It is a sign of economic difficulties that could have a cost. If you have a …

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2023 Chevrolet “Seeker” SUV Unveiled

What? Saying you haven’t heard of the 2023 Chevrolet Seeker SUV? It’s Chevy’s newest compact SUV, falling between the smaller Trailblazer and the larger Equinox. It debuted this week in China, which is its main market. But there is a good chance that it will soon arrive on our shores. …

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Here’s why you should buy a 2018 BMW i3s

Electric cars are no longer just for transporting milk. With ever-expanding ranges, they’re now genuinely fast, comfortable, and fit for more lives than ever before. However, there are still few vehicles that offer attractive enough handling, especially at a lower price. That’s what the 2018 BMW i3s aimed to change. …

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FDx Advisors Inc. holds a $293,000 equity position in Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE:RY)

FDx Advisors Inc. reduced its holdings in shares of Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE: RY – Get a rating) (TSE:RY) by 18.1% in Q1, according to its latest 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The company held 2,659 shares of the financial services provider after selling 588 shares …

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Carson Hocevar – TSport 200 Race Advance

Hocevar on opening round 10 at Lucas Oil Raceway: “Being able to hit the reset button ahead of the playoffs is huge for our #42 Premier Security Solutions team. I think back to the three or four races that kind of slipped our minds that would have put us higher …

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Can credit cards help you go back to college and change careers?

If you’re like most people, there comes a time when you want to change careers. Fast business in 2021 investigation found that 52% of American workers have considered changing jobs and 44% have taken steps to make it happen. But it’s one thing to make major life changes when you’re …

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2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV First Drive:

2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV Premier First Driving Review Highlights: The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV packs the Bolt’s FWD electric powertrain into a larger SUV-like body Driving the 2022 Bolt EUV around Chicago reveals it’s a composed commuter car with more than enough range for urban use It’s not the sportiest …

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1st all-electric vehicle added to Prince William County fleet

The Prince William County Facilities and Fleet Management Department recently received its first new all-electric vehicle, or EV, with more to come. The county’s new Chevrolet Bolt joins the county’s 1,458-vehicle fleet that includes 24 hybrids as well as its gasoline-powered vehicles. “We’ve had hybrids in the fleet since 2008,” …

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With the Fed rising, should you put your plans to buy a house or a car on hold?

As if it weren’t hard enough to make a major purchase at a time when the cost of living is skyrocketing, the interest rates to finance those expensive purchases are rising. Today, consumers face a difficult question: should they halt their search for new homes, cars and other big-ticket items …

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How to pay for community college

Our goal at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, hereafter referred to as “Credible”, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders who pay us for our services, all opinions are our own. You can …

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Tesla stops taking Cybertruck orders in Australia – reports

Even North America may have to wait until 2023 to buy a Cybertruck Tesla Cybertruck customers in Australia can request a refund of their deposit after the electric pickup was removed from the Australian website two months ago, drive.com.au reported. The report said: “The sudden removal of the online order …

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2024 Chevrolet Silverado EV filmed on the road for the first time

The 2024 Chevy Silverado EV is a big departure from the internal combustion truck, and we already knew that. Computer-generated renders of the pickup revealed its flashy styling in January, and then in July actual photos of it being tested showed what it looks like in the real world. We …

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Auto finance startup Moove launches into the Indian market

Auto finance start-up Moove on Monday announced its entry into the Indian market with the launch of operations in Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore. The company, which is Uber’s largest vehicle supply partner in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, has launched operations in the country as part of its global …

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5 Instant Same Day Cash Advance Loans Online No Credit Check for Bad Credit in 2022

Many people have nothing saved for those proverbial rainy days. That’s why cash advances are a popular solution for unexpected expenses, as they provide the financial freedom you need when you’re stuck. With so many cash loans available, it can feel like a guessing game to decide which cash advance …

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Ferrari 296, Chevrolet Blazer ICE and Electrified, passing Kia Stinger in this month’s Europe Letter

From AndrewHead of the European office The automatic channel It seems like a century ago that I tested Chevrolet’s excellent Blazer. Stylists tried their hand in Detroit, therefore, the Blazer looks really clean and fresh. When colleagues describe a 2-liter engine as sufficient, they are politically correct. The word sucks. …

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Thieves Love These Cars: The Most Stolen Cars of 2021

Depending on where you live, car thefts and burglaries can be common. If this happens to you, it is a stressful and unsettling experience. Not only do you have to deal with the loss of your car and possibly the purchase of a new car, but you also have to …

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Loans to the private sector increase by 22% in June

KARACHI: Bank lending to the private sector rose 22% year-on-year to 8.07 trillion rupees in May, central bank data showed on Friday. Private sector companies took out loans of 6.928 billion rupees at the end of June, up 21.3% from a year earlier. The increase in demand for credit from …

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Cadillac Celestiq EV: a high-tech, high-end electric Fastback | New

Cadillac has unveiled a pre-production version of the new all-electric Celestiq, the luxury brand GM’s second electric vehicle after the Lyriq SUV. Although Cadillac is keeping the lid off on key details including expected power, performance and range figures, we do know the Celestiq will be all-wheel drive and is …

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Do parents have to co-sign student loans?

Our goal at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, hereafter referred to as “Credible”, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders who pay us for our services, all opinions are our own. Parents do …

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Choosing the best 2022 Chevy Trailblazer trim is easy

Chevy makes some of the best trucks, SUVs and cars in the world. One of the most underrated models is the 2022 Chevy Trailblazer. Overshadowed by the Blazer, Equinox, and even the Traverse, many people overlook it. Buying this affordable little crossover is easy because it has a better trim …

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The Greatest GM Creations of the 1980s

GM was on fire in the 1980s, churning out what seemed like a classic on every occasion. GM was stuffed with money and the market was leaning towards them. The rise of SUVs, the return of muscle cars and the new economy small car market have created an ideal market …

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Chevy Corvette E-Ray, Porsche’s 7th model lineup, VW’s electric Scout

Chevrolet is developing a hybrid Corvette as a likely replacement for the Corvette Grand Sport, and it might just be called a Corvette E-Ray. A prototype has been spotted ahead of a likely reveal later this year. Porsche has confirmed its intention to add an electric SUV positioned above the …

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XPeng Inc. (NYSE:XPEV) shares acquired by Assenagon Asset Management SA

Assenagon Asset Management SA increased its stake in the shares of XPeng Inc. (NYSE: XPEV – Get a rating) by 25.9% in the 1st quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The fund held 8,568 shares of the company after buying an additional 1,760 shares during the period. Assenagon Asset Management SA’s holdings …

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2022 Curwensville Days Car Show Turns 25 | Local

CURWENSVILLE – The Curwensville Days Car Show celebrated its silver anniversary on Saturday – very fitting considering the amount of chrome on display. The committee reported 83 vehicles in attendance, more than double the number of vehicles last year. “It’s very good attendance. It’s not our highest as one year …

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The 2024 Chevrolet Blazer EV is the first vehicle in history to be available in front and rear wheel drive

What makes the Blazer EV move? GM’s BEV3 platform is tucked away under the Chevy’s striking sheetmetal. It’s called a skateboard in the industry and it consists of a frame that houses the batteries, electric motors, suspension components, wheels, and all major electrical components. Skateboards are popular with EV manufacturers …

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Here’s why the 2023 Toyota Sequoia is the ultimate family SUV

The 2023 Toyota Sequoia is by far the most talked about full-size SUV on the market; just after the Toyota RAV4. Being a three-row SUV that’s new from the ground up, Toyota’s aim is to invade the segment with its luxurious, tech-laden SUV that also scores points in the performance …

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XPeng Inc. (NYSE:XPEV) Equity holdings were reduced by DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale

DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale reduced its stake in XPeng Inc. (NYSE: XPEV – Get a rating) by 50.8% in the first quarter, according to the company in its latest filing with the SEC. The fund held 41,266 shares of the company after selling 42,565 shares during the quarter. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale’s …

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Junkyard Gem: 1990 Suzuki Sidekick Convertible

When General Motors decided to create the Geo brand in 1989, for vehicles designed and/or built by Isuzu, Toyota and Suzuki (strangely, Daewoo-built LeMans retained their Pontiac badges even as the Corolla-based Chevy Nova became the Geo Prizm), the only Geo truck was the Tracker. The Tracker (later a Chevrolet) …

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3 types of mortgages to avoid

Image source: Getty Images Obtaining one of these loans could cost you dearly. Key points There are many types of mortgage loans. Some loans can have a high cost. You should avoid these types of mortgages, including ARMs and subprime loans. Most people who buy a home need a mortgage …

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Justin Allgaier closes in on NASCAR Xfinity points lead with win at New Hampshire

Justin Allgaier, driving for JR Motorsports, pulled away in the closing laps to win Saturday afternoon’s crash-filled Crayon 200 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. It was the 19th victory of his Xfinity career, his third this year. The 19 wins are good for 17th all-time in the Xfinity Series, one …

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Only 1 electric SUV has a negative owner satisfaction rating on consumer reports

In addition to analyzing car performance and reliability, Consumer Reports also rates vehicle owner satisfaction. CR member surveys gauge car owners’ perceptions and reactions based on their experiences. So if you’re shopping for a new electric SUV, CR owner satisfaction ratings can help you decide which electric vehicle to choose. …

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Short-term interest on Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE:RY) rises 82.9%

Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE: RY – Get a rating) (TSE:RY) saw a surge in short-term interest in June. As of June 30, there was short interest totaling 12,310,000 shares, an increase of 82.9% from the total of 6,730,000 shares as of June 15. Based on an average trading volume …

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2022 Chevrolet Silverado better, still not better

2022 Chevrolet Silverado LT Photo courtesy of Chevrolet Facebook Twitter pinterest By Bill Owney Of mankind’s many destructive illusions, none will prove more costly than the idea that gas has always been cheap. This notion struck me this week as I listened to a Bloomberg News report about East Texas …

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Will buying a car with a manual transmission save you money? | New

Many new vehicles are equipped with self-driving features that control driving speed, lane position, parking and, in some cases, allow the driver to let go of the steering wheel completely. However, the cost of this technology can be high, as can the price tags of new cars. The median new …

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Electric cars seem immune to the downturn as US sales jump 66% in the second quarter of 2021

A cursory glance at the economy could be a daunting experience right now. Prices for cars, trucks and SUVs continue to rise amid low inventory levels. One silver lining however has emerged and that is in the way electric vehicles continue to gain traction in the market. New data shows …

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Turo Faces Huge Headwinds in Hawaii: Renters Beware

Turo Hawaii has grown so rapidly that it has shaken up the entire Hawaii car rental market. But the tide is changing fast as Turo owners face many new issues. You can say it was inevitable. After all, buying and financing car fleets to build local car rental businesses has …

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How to fix your credit score

Have you seen what’s on your credit report and do you know your credit score? A lot of people don’t, and that’s a problem. Your score is one of the most important numbers in your life. If you’re unhappy with your score, it’s important to know how to fix your …

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Are electric utilities a viable option for corporate fleets?

Automakers are beginning to embark on rolling out electric vans, though it may still be several years before they are available to order locally. The Tesla Cybertruck, Rivian R1T, Ford F-150 Lightning and GM Hummer EV are all highly anticipated electric vehicles in Australia. Even Volkswagen and Kia are touting …

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These 10 SUVs turned into a nightmare for their owners

SUVs are very popular. These top-of-the-line vehicles are adored for their attractive designs, imposing size, functionality, comfort, plush interiors, off-road capabilities and ruggedness. With the category growing exponentially, there have been so many high-quality SUV options for buyers over the years from top brands like Ford, Chevrolet, BMW, Toyota, Honda, …

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Release date, price and specs

The Chevrolet Camaro is an American muscle car that rivals others like the Ford Mustang and the Dodge Challenger. It’s been around since the 60s and we don’t know what will happen to the nameplate in the future given the growing popularity of electric and hybrid cars. However, here’s what …

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In these tough economic times, why leave money on the table when buying or selling a used car?

Motobyo was designed by experienced technology and automotive industry professionals with the goal of giving consumers control over the buying and selling of used cars. Motobyo gives buyers and sellers the knowledge, transparency and resources they need to take control of their used car buying and selling process, without any …

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Second-quarter profits for major U.S. banks will fall on rising bad debt reserves

Major lenders will begin reporting second quarter results on Thursday The four biggest banks could record $3.5 billion in provisions for reserve analysts Investors looking for clues on recession prospects NEW YORK, July 11 (Reuters) – Second-quarter profits at major U.S. banks are set to fall sharply from a year …

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These are our favorite features of the Jaguar F Type

Coupes and convertibles are still very much alive, to our delight. There was a point in the last two years when we legitimately feared that there were only a few production sports cars left. Fortunately, the offer is still quite large, even if SUVs continue to dominate the mass market. …

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Rising Gas Prices Hurt Pockets, Cut Emissions Slightly | New

President Biden’s climate agenda has been blocked by Congress and the Supreme Court. But one thing the president doesn’t like is dropping emissions of heat-trapping gases: high gas prices. Even if gas prices eventually slip below $5 a gallon, many people are cutting back on their driving a bit. But …

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10 Cars That Desperately Need A Turbocharger (But Never Had One)

Car enthusiasts seek out naturally aspirated engines, especially powerful ones, but more often than not this results in a lack of power compared to cars with forced induction engines. Take the Lamborghini Aventador SVJ for example, it has a naturally aspirated 6.5 liter mid-mounted V12 that is good for 759 …

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Accelerating self-financing in French-speaking Africa

Nigerian automotive technology company Autochek has announced the acquisition of CoinAfrique, the leading classifieds platform in French-speaking Africa, to accelerate the penetration of its self-financing services in French-speaking Africa. Autochek aims to create digital solutions that will enhance and enable a seamless and secure automotive commerce experience across Africa. The …

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How to Get a $10,000 Personal Loan

You can find a $10,000 personal loan from a traditional bank, credit union, or online lender. Depending on where you apply, it is possible to receive a quick decision and be funded in one to two business days. Some lenders also offer same-day financing for borrowers who need cash fast. …

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2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Country: Chevy Finishes Its Pickup | Expert advice

The verdict: A stellar new interior adds to the Silverado’s existing exceptional capability, comfort and driving dynamics, fixing the one area that keeps it from being world-class. Against the competition: There are no more excuses at Chevrolet, with the new Silverado easily comparable to the Ford F-150 and Ram 1500 …

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The best cheap new and used cars

(iSeeCars) – New and used car prices are at record highs, with the average new car costing $47,878 and the average used car costing $30,384 according to data from iSeeCars. But even in today’s market, new and used car buyers can still find affordable cars that fit their budget. Whether …

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A single electric truck has a ground clearance greater than 10 inches

Trucks are one of the most popular segments of the US automotive market, and electric trucks are coming soon with the ability to disrupt the segment. That being said, one concern some truck enthusiasts have with electric trucks is their off-road capabilities. The good news is that truck enthusiasts shouldn’t …

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Buy These 5 High-Yielding Dividend Stocks To Create A Portfolio That Crushes Inflation

There are hundreds of dividend-paying stocks that pay 3% or more, but not all are well-positioned to thrive as inflation hits its highest level in four decades. On the other hand, some excellent high yielders are in excellent shape to weather the storm, and some may even be the long-term …

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Diesel Truck Market Size and Forecast

New Jersey, United States – The diesel truck market The research report aims to provide a quick overview of the overall industry performance and important new trends. Important information, as well as conclusions, latest key drivers and constraints, are also described here. A wide range of quantitative and qualitative techniques …

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3 Jeep Renegade alternatives for off-road enthusiasts

The Jeep Renegade is a small off-road SUV that offers a lot of value for drivers who want to take the roads less traveled regularly. The Renegade is a great little SUV for off-road enthusiasts, but there are plenty of alternatives if you don’t feel like the Renegade. These three …

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Apple CarPlay could soon be used to pay for gas

Vehicles equipped with Apple CarPlay could soon move the part paying for gas at the pump to the dashboard, without having to pull out a credit card each time. Exactly how this will all work remains a bit of a secret, but the 1,600-station Sinclair network hopes to make CarPlay …

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Kinetic Green Energy Partners with Cholamandalam Investment for Electric Vehicle Financing, Auto News, ET Auto

Electric vehicle manufacturer Kinetic Green Energy on Monday announced its partnership with Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company Ltd (Chola), a financial services subsidiary of Chennai-based Murugappa Group, to provide financing solutions to its electric vehicle customers. The Pune-based company said it had signed a first pact with Chola for customers …

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Can you get a home loan with bad credit?

If you are someone with a low credit score, you may be wondering if you will ever be able to get a home loan. Financial difficulties can arise at any time in your life. That doesn’t mean you can’t apply for a home loan. However, many banks and lenders won’t …

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The best diesel cars and trucks

(iSeeCars) – If you visit a gas station, you will notice the special different colored pump marked “diesel”. You may have wondered how diesel fuel differs from gasoline and which vehicles run on diesel fuel. This article will note the differences between diesel and gasoline and highlight the best diesel …

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10 Used SUVs We’d Buy Over the 2023 Toyota Sequoia

Unveiled in January 2022, the third-generation Sequoia from Toyota is a hulking SUV that comes with an MSRP of $58,300. Offered in five well-equipped versions, the Sequoia can accommodate up to eight passengers in its comfortable and quiet cabin. However, compared to most rivals, it has quite a disappointing amount …

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Release date, price and specifications – New color options for the SUV

The Chevrolet Traverse is a quality choice for the midsize three-row SUV segment, with its spacious interior, respectable gas mileage and good performance. Although the 2023 Traverse is a carryover model, it offers new color options. Find out the release date, price, specifications and features of the 2023 Chevy Traverse. …

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8 forgotten facts about the Chevrolet Corvette

The Chevy The Corvette is an iconic American sports car that has gone through eight generations. In 1953, the assistant director of public relations for General Motors suggested that the American sports car was named after a class of small maneuverable warships. Over the years, Corvettes have become an automotive …

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