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Rear-wheel steering could radically change pickup trucks and SUVs

ZF's rear-wheel steering conceptAs useful as pickup trucks are, there’s one place they don’t make much sense: in the city, where urban confines make long, unwieldy cargo haulers challenging to maneuver into tight spaces. German car parts supplier ZF recently showed off a solution that it’s marketing to automakers—a rear-wheel steering system that makes even the biggest…
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SUVs hot again, 2019 Audi A8, Nissan Leaf batteries: What’s New @ The Car Connection

2017 Toyota 4RunnerSUV sales soar where temperatures sink SUV sales are soaring like the mercury in our thermometers. Ironically, though, a new study suggests that utility vehicles are hottest where the temperatures are cool. Southern women most likely to have bumper stickers; gun stickers are least popula Some car owners are minimalists. They eschew anything that…
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Hyundai will go all-in on crossover SUVs

2018 Hyundai KonaHyundai will expand its range of crossover SUVs from today’s three to five, within a couple of years. Today’s lineup includes the Tucson compact and the Santa Fe Sport and Santa Fe mid-size SUVs. The next SUV arrives in March 2018, in the form of the small Hyundai Kona. The fourth Hyundai crossover SUV will slot beneath the Tucson in…
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