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NW Outdoor Activity Vehicle Awards: Gladiator Wins Extreme Capability

Yup, there’s no two ways about it. The 2020 Jeep Gladiator cleaned up at the Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle Awards. Along with winning the Extreme Capability category, it also took the win in the pickup class, and took top honors by earning the Northwest Automotive Press Association’s Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year award. It was a spectacular showing for the brand-new member of the Jeep family, and demonstrated that all the time Ma Mopar’s engineers spend testing in the wilds of Moab pays dividends when their products hit dealerships. Obviously,…

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NW Outdoor Activity Vehicle Awards: BMW X7 Wins Best Luxury Full-Size

For 2019, the BMW X7 xDrive50i was selected as the best full-size luxury vehicle at the Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle Awards. During the testing by members of the Northwest Automotive Press Association, it impressed both on-road and off, and showed that BMW’s Ultimate Driving Machine mantra doesn’t just extend to the sportier models in its lineup. Motivation is provided by a 4.4-liter V8 which pumps out 456 horsepower and 479 lb-ft of torque, which allows it to make the jump from zero to 60 in just 5.4 seconds. Power is…

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Mercedes GLE450 Wins Class at 2019 NW Outdoor Activity Vehicle Awards

When Mercedes first released the M-Class way back in 1997, it was the first time many Americans had seen the famous three-pointed star on anything but a luxury car or sporty coupe. But in the decades since, SUVs have come to dominate the automotive landscape, and the 2019 Mercedes GLE450 is just more proof that the storied German brand makes extraordinary vehicles of every shape and size. At the 2019 Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle awards, the GLE450 topped the Compact and Mid-size luxury class. Because along with its stylish exterior…

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Take a Look at the Latest Android Auto: Video

Over the last few years, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto have become a key focus for buyers. So back in March, we did a video where we took a look at some of the best infotainment systems available at your local AutoNation dealer. And while we’re big fans of being able to stream music, get directions, and receive notifications, we think they offer improved safety too, because all that functionality comes in a package familiar to smartphone users. In that feature, we took a look at the tech in the…

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2019 New York Auto Show: Hyundai, Mercedes-AMG, Porsche, and More

On day two of the 2019 New York Auto Show we bring you a closer look at the 2020 Hyundai Sonata, Mercedes-AMG GLC 63, Porsche 911 Speedster and more! 2020 Hyundai Sonata The 2020 Hyundai Sonata is making its stateside debut at the 2019 New York Auto Show. Going for a more four-door coupe design, the new 2020 Hyundai Sonata is based on the brand’s new Sensuous Sportiness design language. Sitting on Hyundai’s third-generation vehicle platform it also gets improved performance, safety, and efficiency. Keep in mind that this is…

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