Category: Autos

Tesla Model 3 & Chrysler 300 among six cars dropped from Consumer Reports ‘recommended’ car list

Yonkers, NY — The Tesla Model 3 and Chrysler 300 are among the six cars that can no longer be “Recommended” by Consumer Reports (CR) due to declining reliability, the organization announced at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.,…

Consumer Reports names 10 Top Pick cars for 2018

Chevrolet Impala takes top honors as large car by Consumer Reports.

Yonkers, NY – Consumer Reports today announced that seven new vehicles that made its 2018 Annual Top Picks list—the Toyota Corolla and Toyota Camry, Chevrolet Bolt, Toyota Sienna, Ford F-150, BMW X3, and Audi A4. The Top Picks list of…

Five new NC DMV laws take effect July 1

handicap placards

Raleigh, NC – Beginning Friday, July 1, five new motor vehicle provisions will become North Carolina law. The new provisions, passed by the N.C. General Assembly, affect either vehicles or drivers in the state. They include: House Bill 148 requires registered…

NCDMV fee increases become effective with New Year

Raleigh, NC – The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles is encouraging customers to plan ahead for increased fees for many driver and vehicle services that will become effective with the new year. To upload the new fee schedule, the…

Consumer Reports finds Scion iQ not such a wise choice

Consumer Reports tests of the tiny Scion iQ found it to be slow, uncomfortable and noisy, among other drawbacks. With a road test score of 29, it joins the ranks of the lowest-scoring cars Consumer Reports has tested in recent years. At only 10 feet lo…