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Schoolchildren write letters to GM CEO, plead to reconsider Ohio plant's future

GM Lordstown OhioSchool districts near an assembly plant General Motor said in November it plans to close have teamed up with the United Auto Workers union to carry out a letter-writing campaign to the automaker's CEO. The students were tasked children with penning their "Christmas wish" of keeping the facility open, according the Detroit Free Press last week. In...

2019 BMW X2

2019 BMW X2The 2019 BMW X2 crossover aims higher this year with a performance version that fulfills its original promise. The X2 always has been a sportier version of the X1, this year’s X2 M35i variant makes it official. We’ll report back once we’ve driven that, but for now, the 2019 BMW X2 xDrive28i—the more common...

2020 Hyundai Palisade first drive review: Enter Sandman

2020 Hyundai Palisade first driveSleep is underrated. Underrated like Vermont as a state, pepper as a spice, or veggie as a pizza. Many of us sleep on, well, sleep. Any parent, new or old, will tell you that bed time is a sacrosanct ritual, Holy Communion with Oreos and milk. If I’m saying the 2020 Hyundai Palisade makes sleepy, it’s not because I’m looking for...

Restyled 2019 Nissan Murano price rises to $32,315

2019 Nissan MuranoThe 2019 Nissan Murano hauls its updated looks and now costs $32,315, a price that includes a $1,045 mandatory destination fee. That's about $270 more than the outgoing model. Nissan announced full pricing for the refreshed mid-size crossover on Monday, which pegs the vehicle squarely in the sights of rivals such as the Ford Edge and...

2019 Ford Ranger driven, Buick Enspire, 350-kW fast-charger: What's New @ The Car Connection

2019 Ford Ranger2019 Ford Ranger first drive review: The global pickup truck goes American The 2019 Ford Ranger looks all-American, but it waves more flags than just the stars and stripes. 2019 Lincoln Continental Coach Edition ushers in the return of suicide doors Lincoln on Monday announced that suicide doors are back—at least for the 80 2019 Lincoln...