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2016 Toyota Prius: The Blind-Spot Monitor Saga by Rex Tokeshi-Torres, Vehicle Testing Technician Where Did We Drive It?Our 2016 Toyota Prius was in limbo for most of February due to our blind-spot monitoring malfunction ordeal. It traveled from Edmunds HQ to nearby Santa Monica Toyota for service and diagnosis, then to Eli’s Collision Repair, also
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2018 Mazda CX-5: Monthly Update for February 2019 by Ronald Montoya, Senior Consumer Advice Editor Where Did We Drive It?Our 2018 Mazda CX-5 is in stoppage time now, to borrow an old soccer term. Its loan to us, which should have ended in February, has been extended by a couple of months. We were short
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Comfortable, capable and brutish, the Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X is a truck that straddles the line between full-size and heavy-duty pickup trucks. While it’s technically classified as a heavy-duty truck based on its size, its tow rating is closer to full-size territory at around 11,000 pounds. That doesn’t mean it lacks capability, but you shouldn’t
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Jump To: Midsize Trucks for Towing | Large Trucks for Towing | Heavy-Duty Trucks for Towing | Diesel Trucks for Towing While many SUVs can handle moderate towing work, pickup trucks are the best vehicles for pulling truly heavy loads. Rugged body-on-frame construction gives pickups the strength to transport boats, trailers and campers without breaking
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2019 Editors’ Choice Awards Welcome to the inaugural Edmunds Editors’ Choice Awards celebrating the top cars, trucks and SUVs of 2019. Our seven award winners stem from an exhaustive testing process. Every year, we scrutinize over 300 vehicles on road and track, driving over half a million miles. We’re confident our testing regime is the
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2018 Jeep Wrangler: Monthly Update for January 2019 by Calvin Kim, Vehicle Test Engineer Where Did We Drive It?January was a busy month for our long-term 2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon. After a big road trip up north at the end of the year, it straight away went on another road trip at the beginning
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Read the 2018 Mini Countryman Hybrid’s introduction to our long-term fleet. See all of the 2018 Mini Countryman Hybrid’s long-term updates. What We GotThroughout its 60-year history, the Mini name has been synonymous with small cars that offer superb handling and a ton of personality. Mini flipped the script in 2011 when it introduced the
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2013 Hyundai Santa Fe: Hauls Six Adults To Dodger Stadium October 7, 2013 Three-row seating is a major reason you might want to buy a generously sized crossover like our long-term 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe. On the last Friday in September, I maxed out the Santa Fe’s passenger capacity, as six adults climbed aboard for
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2018 Jeep Wrangler: Monthly Update for December 2018 by Calvin Kim, Road Test Engineer Where Did We Drive It? After a tepid November, we were looking forward to the long December break for an excellent opportunity to get our 2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Unlimited out of the city and out on the open road. A
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2018 Jeep Wrangler: Monthly Update for November 2018 by Calvin Kim, Road Test Engineer Where Did We Drive It?With a month filled with events, tests and holidays, our 2018 Jeep Wrangler sat idle for much of November. When we did drive it, it was mainly on the mean streets of Los Angeles rather than the
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What We GotWhile luxury SUVs are all the rage at the moment, the more natural driving dynamics of a sedan haven’t lost their strong appeal. Being lower to the ground benefits handling and ride quality, and a sedan’s sleeker profile slips through the air more effortlessly than an SUV, improving fuel economy. So it is
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The 2019 Edmunds Buyers Most Wanted Awards recognize the most in-demand vehicles in 17 segments, based on overall sales figures, average time on the lot, and shopper interest data on Edmunds. These awards celebrate the most popular vehicles among shoppers and recognize the cars winning both the hearts and wallets of car buyers. Honda again
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Read the 2017 Land Rover Discovery’s introduction to our long-term fleet. See all of the long-term updates on this vehicle. What We GotLuxury SUVs with enhanced off-road capabilities are nothing new to Los Angeles streets. As the Edmunds home office is based here, we see all manner of Range Rovers, Infiniti QX80s, Lexus GX 460s
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2016 Toyota Prius: Monthly Update for October 2018 by Caroline Pardilla, Senior Copy Editor Where Did We Drive It?Our 2016 Toyota Prius has served in our long-term fleet for two and a half years — a year and a half longer than our usual stint. You’d think we’ve said all there is to say about
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What Car Condition Is Required? Don’t expect the wrap to serve as a cover-up for an old or bad paint job. Although you won’t see it when the car is wrapped, the paint has to be in good condition or the wrap will be a mess. If the vehicle has scratches and door dings, they’ll
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