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Recent articles by Sean:

2022 Toyota Tundra revealed, Porsche 911 GTS driven and more: Roadshow's week in review

Here's a look back on the biggest stories from the week ending Sept. 25. → Read More

Hyundai Tucson and Sonata Hybrid recall to result in new engines for owners

Engine fire troubles continue for Hyundai vehicles. → Read More

Volvo promises no more leather for cars by 2030

The C40 Recharge doesn't boast an ounce of leather, and this will continue with more EVs the brand has planned. → Read More

Car buyers are giving up as chip shortage dwindles new car inventories further

Kelley Blue Book and Cox Automotive found nearly half of car buyers in the market are ready to call it quits and postpone their purchase. → Read More

Audi hires Ken Block to help develop future EVs

Just as Audi's new RS Q E-Tron rally car hits the dirt for its first tests. → Read More

Some Ford Maverick customers are in for a free AWD upgrade

Ford removed a certain full-wheel-drive configuration, and it'll spot customers the cash for an all-wheel drive pickup to make it up. → Read More

Porsche 718 Boxster, Cayman to go fully electric, Mission R previews design, report says

We've heard rumors of an electric 718 for years now, but this sounds like we're on the verge of it really happening. → Read More

Honda Rugged Roads project: A Passport for off-the-grid living

Built in collaboration with Jon Tuico, this Passport-based project vehicle is meant to create an overlanding sanctuary. → Read More

Audi Q4 E-Tron seeks entry-level luxury EV buyers for $44,995

There's also a $7,500 federal tax credit up for grabs, if you're eligible. → Read More

FedEx deliveries to ship autonomously in Texas via Aurora and PACCAR partnership

FedEx will ship deliveries between Dallas and Houston with PACCAR's autonomous truck prototypes and Aurora's self-driving software. → Read More

2022 Honda Passport books better looks, introduces TrailSport sub-brand

We'll see way more of "TrailSport" on future Honda SUVs and trucks, and the the Passport isn't a bad place to start. → Read More

2022 Infiniti Q50 still exists and gets wireless Apple CarPlay in round of updates

Infiniti hopes a bushel of newly standard equipment may help you consider a Q50 when shopping for your next car. → Read More

Takata airbags probed again, feds looking at 30 million new inflators

A whole host of automakers that used these airbags are part of the investigation, from Honda, General Motors, Porsche, Ferrari and more. → Read More

Chevy Bolt EV, Bolt EUV battery replacements begin next month

GM will also need owners to swing by a dealer for a new software package to detect battery abnormalities. → Read More

Ford Bronco Raptor storming onto the scene next year

Warthog is out, and Raptor is in. This will be the pinnacle of the Ford Bronco's performance. → Read More

Ford Bronco Raptor confirmed, teased and coming next year

Warthog is out, and Raptor is in. This will be the pinnacle of the Ford Bronco's performance. → Read More

2022 Honda Civic Hatchback prices keep things affordable, $25,000 gets you a stick

There are two ways to get a stick this time around. → Read More

Sad news: The Acura NSX Type S is sold out

Anyone who didn't make the cut will now be placed on a waiting list. → Read More

Tesla is 'irresponsible' for touting 'Full Self-Driving' features, NTSB says

National Transportation Safety Board Chair Jennifer Homendy said Tesla should focus on safety issues rather than expanding features. → Read More

Ford Maverick turbo EPA fuel economy estimates confirm truck's frugality

You'll be getting 3-4 mpg better than a Ranger, Maverick buyers. → Read More