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Which 2019 vehicles were ranked the safest according to the IIHS?
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS) is made up of people that are dedicated to seeing the number of losses due to car accidents decrease. They define losses as deaths, property losses, and injuries. Originally founded in 1959, the IIHS wanted to give an incentive to automakers for creating vehicles that were safe. Fast forward today, many different make and model vehicles have received either a Top Safety Pick award or a Top Safety Pick+ award. Which 2019 vehicles were ranked the safest according to the IIHS? Keep reading to find out! (more…)
Toyota Builds Mini Nürburgring Track for Testing
Whether it’s before or after the initial release, vehicles go through all kinds of testing. In fact, some models go through completely different tests than others, depending on their specs and performance goals. Where most people get to see some of the higher performance models shine is with various races or legendary tracks, with one of the most popular being the Nürburgring in Germany. While this isn’t the easiest place to get to for manufacturers, Toyota built a mini Nürburgring track for testing right in their own backyard. Let’s take a look!
What is the 1,000 Horsepower Hellephant Engine?
As new vehicle model years come and go, drivers are always looking forward to what’s next and what’s exciting. As technology increases in the world, so does it in our vehicles. What once was just a wish or a hope now is becoming reality, as engineers and designers are able to create some of the most exciting new things such as powerful engines. So, just what is the 1,000 horsepower Hellephant Engine?
Motortrend 2019 Car of the Year
With so many automakers and vehicles out in the world today, car manufacturers always want to make the best vehicles. Whether they shine brightest in terms of performance, features, convenience or something else, it isn’t the easiest task. However, each year, media outlets like Motortrend take a look at the best vehicles in each vehicle segment. That’s why we wanted to highlight their pick for the Motortrend 2019 Car of the Year.
Best Super Bowl 2019 Car Commercials
Back in February, sports fans were treated to the biggest sporting event in the country with the NFL Super Bowl LIII. However, even people who don’t like sports will sometimes tune into the big game each year because it is also a prime time for some of the best and funniest commercials of the year. This year, plenty of auto manufacturers had their own cool and funny ads, so we wanted to highlight some of the best Super Bowl 2019 car commercials we saw this year.
Highlights from the 2019 Chicago Auto Show
Known as the nation’s largest auto show, the Chicago Auto Show is one of the most highly anticipated events each year for car fans. As the show is beginning to wrap up, attendees from all over the world came to the city to see some of the newest vehicles, concepts and technologies hitting the industry soon. While we won’t be able to cover everything that was at the event, we wanted to go over a few highlights from the 2019 Chicago Auto Show.
Car and Driver 10Best Cars of 2019
In today’s automotive world, there are so many vehicles available for drivers to drive and enjoy. With new vehicles being announced every year, the industry is continuing to grow. That’s why companies such as the popular Car and Driver always take the time to highlight some of their favorites. With the new 2019 model year here, Car and Driver made their 10Best Cars of 2019 list. So, let’s take a look at what made the cut!
Engine Options in the 2018 Ford F-150
The F-150 has long been the most popular vehicle in America for years now, let alone the face of the Ford brand. With remarkable power, versatility and style, it’s easy to see why. What more, is not only is the new F-150 incredibly impressive on the performance side, but it is extremely customizable. Let’s take a look at the available engine options in the 2018 Ford F-150.
Features and Specs of the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer
After a few years dormant, the Chevy Balzer is seeing its triumphant return as a 2019 model year vehicle. With the announcement of the exciting new SUV, there has been plenty of buzz surrounding the model. With so much to cover, we wanted to give you a glimpse into the features and specs of the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer here at Miller’s CrossPointe Motor Cars.
Top 10 Most Reliable Car Brands for 2018
While many drivers may feel like a kid in a candy store with so many vehicle options available today, some might get overwhelmed by the amount of research needed to find the right car for them. With design and performance often standing out, drivers always feel safer knowing their car is also reliable. So what are the top 10 most reliable car brands for 2018?