Monthly Archives: February 2013

Car Bumper Crashes Are Costly Watch Hummer and other SUVs Cr

Car Bumper Crashes Are Costly Watch Hummer and other SUVs Crash IIHS: Federal Bumper Standards Should Apply to Light Trucks Cars, SUVs and pickups share the road, but they don’t share the same standard for bumpers. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has petitioned the federal government to regulate the bumpers on light trucks (SUVs, pickups, and vans) just as it regulates those on cars. The same bumper rules should apply to all kinds of passenger vehicles. To meet federal rules, car bumpers must be 16 to 20 inches off the ground and limit the amount of damage that can be sustained in a low-speed crash. The idea is to ensure that the bumpers on colliding cars engage, absorbing most of the energy of the impact and keeping damage away from expensive-to-repair parts – like fenders, grilles, headlights, and taillights. Car bumper rules don’t apply to light trucks. In fact, it’s still legal to sell these vehicles without any bumpers at all. Federal regulators’ longstanding thinking is that requiring light trucks to have bumpers would compromise off-road navigation and make it hard to use these vehicles at loading ramps. The Institute counters that putting damage-resistant bumpers on light trucks needn’t compromise utility. New SUV-to-car crash test results: A series of low-speed crash tests shows why. The Institute details the results in its petition to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The tests involved 4 midsize SUVs striking the back of a typical
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2014 Corvette C7 [ 2013 Detroit Auto Show Photos ]

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2014 Chevrolet Silverado Z71 [ 2013 Detroit Auto Show Photos ]

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2013 Best SUVs | Top 10 SUVs New & Used Ford, Toyota, Honda

www.thebestcars2013.info What are the Best SUVs for Sale this year? The number of SUV’s vying for the best SUV in 2013, are many and varied. While the Toyota Landcruiser Diesel is said to win hands down, there are other impressive and opulent contenders for this title. One would have to break down the models into different categories, and then put a finger on the best model in that category. As stated above the Landcruiser with Outback dual-tank conversion, is an all-time favourite. As a strong contender for the title of best 2013 SUV, the SUV’s durability and reliability are such that it literally becomes a family-choice car. However… Volkswagen makes an SUV? Yep, you heard right. The best in German engineering has taken on a whole new role: the mid-size and family-style auto. VW is pleased to introduce some of the very best sport utility autos on the road today. Complete with aggressive styling and a progressive design, not to mention unequalled safety kit, Volkswagen’s new selection of SUVs is certain to raise some eyebrows in a world previously run by giant, boxy, gas-guzzling beasts. Swish and fashionable and fast and functional loosely describe the latest brought straight to you by the great automakers from…

2014 GMC Sierra Z71 [ 2013 Detroit Auto Show Photos ]

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2013 Ford Explorer

Sorry I said Ford Focus at first, I meant Explorer. CHECK THIS FOR MORE ON THIS CAR! I give an exterior/interior walkaround of a 2013 Ford Explorer XLT. This car has a 3.5l V6 that produces 290hp. This XLT doesn’t have the avaliable panoramic sunroof but it has the MyFord Touch system. This one is the Golden Bronze exterior with black leather interior color. It mainly competes with the new 2012 Dodge Durango, 2012 Kia Sorento, and 2012 Toyota Highlander among others. This mid-size crossover SUV has 3 rows of seats. THANKS FOR WATCHING! PLEASE RATE AND COMMENT! CHECK OUT MY CHANNEL FOR MORE CAR VIEWS!!!
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