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On this day in history: July 20
  • 1872: Wedding of Karl Benz and Bertha Ringer. The first will create the modern car (1886) and the second will prove to the world that it works
  • 1894: Errett Lobban Cord born, Warrensburg, Missouri
NewsMost and Least Liked Vehicles in 2023 According to Consumer Reports
U.S. magazine Consumer Reports has once again published a list of vehicles owners like the most. The results are from the 2022 Annual Auto Surveys, involving more than 300,000 vehicles from the 2020-2022 model years, as well as some 2023 models. The team used criteria like price, performance, reliability, comfort, …
News2024 Kia Seltos Gets More Turbo Power, New Transmission
The Kia Seltos is getting a proper mid-cycle update for 2024. Following a first look in South Korea this summer, the company showed the North American-spec model at the Los Angeles Auto Show this week. The vehicle will hit the market in the first half of 2023, probably around spring.
NewsHyundai Now Has a Fix for Easy-to-Steal Cars
Hyundai has come up with a plan to protect its most theft-prone vehicles after several videos were posted on social media in recent months showing how easy it is to hotwire the engine and drive away. We’re talking about certain 2016-2021 Accent, Elantra, Elantra GT, Sonata, Veloster, Venue, Kona, Tucson, …
News2024 Kia Seltos to Receive Significant Mid-Cycle Update
Originally introduced in North America two years ago, the Kia Seltos returns with no major changes for 2023. There are some minor equipment revisions, and the base price is up by $100, but that’s it. However, things will be different for 2024 as the small crossover from South Korea will …
NewsThe Car Guide's Best Buys for 2022: Subaru Crosstrek
Every year, The Car Guide unveils a list of Best Buys covering all the different vehicle categories in the industry. Subcompact SUVs are some of the best-selling vehicles in Canada. They’re smaller and easier to park than compact SUVs, and all of them are available with all-wheel drive. Winner For …
Hybrid/Plug-in HybridKia Seltos Could Get Hybrid Treatment for 2023
Kia has a sizable lead over most competitors when it comes to electrification. In addition to the Soul EV and the three Niro variants, the Korean brand recently added a pair of hybrid models to the Sorento for 2022, and it will do the same with the next-generation Sportage for …
RecallsKia Seltos, Forte, Soul Recall Hits 20,000 Units in Canada
Kia Canada is announcing a recall on the all-new 2021 Seltos as well as the 2020-2021 Soul and 2020 Forte . Nearly 20,000 units are affected. It’s the first time the Seltos, which hit the market about a year ago, has been recalled. The problem is found in the naturally …
NewsThe Car Guide's Best Buys for 2021: Subaru Crosstrek
Every year, The Car Guide unveils a list of Best Buys covering all the different vehicle categories in the industry. Sub-compact SUVs have been the fastest-growing segment in the auto industry over the past few years. While smaller than traditional compact SUVs, these vehicles prove capable thanks to standard or …
NewsKia Seltos EV Reportedly in the Works, May Come to Canada
Freshly leaked documents suggest that Kia is about to introduce a fully electric variant of its new Seltos small SUV. The information was posted by Indian Autos Blog . It appears the Seltos EV will hit the market in China sometime in the second half of 2020. There’s a chance …
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