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Each week on-air we bring you the latest happenings in the auto industry. You'll find our experts' take on news of note from new models to manufacturer announcements to, well, things that we just think are interesting. Check back each week for the latest news.

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Mitsubishi
Mitsubishi Prices 2021 Outlander Sport From $20,995
The 2021 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, the best-selling Mitsubishi model in North America, is headed into dealerships next month priced starting from $20,995.

What’s new for 2021
For 2021, Out... More ›
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200 GM Muscle Cars Being Auctioned By Mecum
If you are a GM muscle car fan, you’ll want to take note of the upcoming Mecum Auctions event coming up in Florida. The auction house recently announced a full-scale extension to the January auction a... More ›
BMW
BMW Hangs On As Luxury Auto Sales Leader
Sales of U.S. luxury cars fell 11% in 2020 versus 2019, as compared to the overall market fall of 14%. Luxury brands delivered over two million vehicles in 2020 and accounted for almost 14% of the to... More ›
4th
4th Quarter 25 Best-Selling Cars In All Segments For 2020
The Toyota Camry took top honors for the 4th quarter of 2020, and when the full year sales are all tallied, it will be the #1 selling car in America again.

As has been the trend, car sales are ... More ›
2021
2021 North American Car, Truck, & SUV Of The Year Winners
What do the Hyundai Elantra, Ford F-150 and Ford Mustang Mach-E have in common? They are all recipients of a 2021 North American Car, Truck, & SUV of the Year award. The prestigious awards are handed ... More ›
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4th Quarter 2020 Best-Selling Pickups
America proves once again they love their pickups, and while we have not tallied full year 2020 sales, we do have them for the fourth quarter of 2020 and how those compare to the same period for 2019.... More ›
Fiat
Fiat Chrysler Partners With GrubHub For In-Car Ordering
In a first for the auto industry, you can now order food from the GrubHub app in eligible Fiat Chrysler vehicles. It’s being added to the UConnect Market connect services platform, in partnership with... More ›
2021
2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Features McIntosh Stereo
We brought you info last week on the new Grand Cherokee and now we know that in addition to all the other changes we discussed, there will be a top-of-the-line sound system available when this SUV deb... More ›
EPA:
EPA: Honda Is Most Fuel-Efficient Automaker & Lowest Emissions
The Environmental Protection Agency’s 2020 Automotive Trend report is out and it outlines fuel efficiency among automakers for 2019 model year vehicles. The report ranks Honda highest as the most fue... More ›
Raised
Raised By Goats: The Story Of the New Ford Bronco Sport
Ford is launching the new Bronco Sport with a new marketing campaign - and the first of three spots is dubbed “Raised by Goats.” It highlights the Bronco Sport G.O.A.T terrain management modes, and ye... More ›
GM
GM Doubles Down On Electrics & Reveals New Logo
General Motors is heading into 2021 with its eye on electrification. To that end, it’s revealed a new logo, a new marketing campaign and new website. All three of which are designed to emphasize its c... More ›
Volvo
Volvo Survey: Cars Are A Safe Haven During Pandemic
In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, Americans are prioritizing safety and reliability more than ever in their products and services, according to a new study from Volvo Car USA and The Harris Po... More ›
Market
Market Update: Coronavirus and Cars
Welcome to 2021 everyone! The auto industry wrapped up a tumultuous 2020 on a high note, with a strong fourth quarter. Car shoppers saw some fantastic year-end incentives and we hope you were able to... More ›
4th
4th Quarter 2020 25 Top-Selling SUV Sales
While we are still tabulating the total SUV sales for 2020, we can bring to you the fourth quarter sales leaders.

In spite of the pandemic and severe inventory shortages, a good number of SUVs ... More ›
Jeep
Jeep Launches First-Ever Three-Row Grand Cherokee, Plug-In Hybrid Coming
The wait for a three-row Jeep Grand Cherokee is over. Jeep launched the first-ever three-row version of the SUV this week. It’s based on the new fifth-generation Grand Cherokee that will arrive as a 2... More ›
Understanding
Understanding HD Radio
Not a lot has changed in radio over the last 80 or so years, except for the addition of frequency modulation, or FM radio, that became popular in the late 1960s.

Now comes HD radio, which provi... More ›
Takata
Takata Airbag Recall Guide
[Editor’s note: Last updated on January 6, 2021, using data provided on the NHTSA website.]

We’re now into 2021, six years after the federal government called for a nationwide Takata airbag re... More ›
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Are You “Puffing” Your Car?
Winter is here - and has been for some for awhile already. It’s cold out - and no one wants to get into a freezing cold car on a bitter morning. We get it. You may be tempted to unlock your car, turn... More ›
Kia
Kia Wins Award For Best Certified Program
We are big fans of Certified Pre-Owned vehicle programs when buying used. Car Pro Show host Jerry Reynolds recommends them all the time.
Kia is now being recognized for its CPO program -- winning ... More ›
NHTSA
NHTSA Releases 2019 Crash Data
Some good news to report when it comes to safety on America’s roads. New 2019 crash data shows improvements in traffic safety, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Overall... More ›

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