Category: driver-assistance safety features

  • 2017 Audi Q7 3.0T – Drive Report

    Audi reworked its full-size 7-passenger luxury SUV for 2017. It’s sporty, spacious and smooth. It also lost some weight and is a bit more nimble. And, the Q7 offers lots of new driver-assistance safety features that really will help you avoid an accident. You can read more about the all-new 2017 Audi Q7 right here. […]

  • 2016 Chevrolet Malibu – Drive Report

    The midsize car segment offers U. S. drivers really good choices from American, Asian and European brands. Take you pick. The 2016 Chevrolet Malibu is among them. It’s been completely redone for 2016 and significantly improved compared to earlier model years. Read my drive report with just one click right here. @1ChicagoCar Guy  

  • 2016 Nissan Altima – Drive Report

    For 2016, the Altima has gotten a significant mid-cycle refreshing and now offers new driver-assistance safety technology. The 2016 Altima, Nissan’s biggest selling model, is also a candidate for the Midwest Automotive Media Association’s (MAMA) Family Vehicle of the Year award. Take a better look at this nice looking four-door right here. @1ChicagoCarGuy

  • 2016 Nissan Sentra – Drive Report

    The Sentra has been around for about 30 years. Now for 2016 the 7th-generation Sentra has been freshened on the outside and inside. New driver-assistance safety technology is also offered. Forward collision warning with emergency braking and intelligent cruise control are well worth the investment. The Sentra is a high-value, good looking compact sedan that […]

  • 2016 Jeep Renegade – Cool and Capable

    One of the coolest vehicles around for under $18,000 according to KBB and, in my view, perfectly suited for that new teen driver in the family.  This roomy runabout offers the newest in safety technology and equipment to help keep any young driver and friends safe. Check out my write-up on the 2016 Jeep Renegade […]

  • 2016 Subaru Legacy – flying off dealer lots

    Yes, the 2016 Subaru Legacy all-wheel drive mid-size sedan is a hot commodity and sells very quickly.  It’s roomy, comfortable, has low fuel consumption especially for an all-wheel drive car and is chock full of driver-assitance features that may just save you from a fender-bender. Read my review of the Legacy right here. @1ChicagoCarGuy

  • In the news: SUVs in Beijing, car shopping mpg, Green Cars, Google cars, EVs, recalls, #Toyota in One Lap of America & more.

    Did you get ready for the NFL draft?  Well, there was lots of auto industry news and activity being made while you were. Just click right here and catch up on the top stories. @1ChicagoCarGuy

  • 2016 Dodge Durango – Drive Report

     You almost can say the Durango does it all. It can carry up to seven people, has lots of room for all your stuff and can tow over 3 tons. Although it’s big on the inside the Durango is not too unwieldy on the outside. And, it can be had with lots of driver-assistance safety […]