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2018 Hyundai Sonata’s Safety Earns Top Rating

2018 Hyundai Sonata’s Safety Earns Top Rating

Most car shoppers put safety at or near the top of their priority list when shopping for a new car. If that includes you, then the 2018 Hyundai Sonata’s safety will put a smile on your face. It, along with two other Hyundai models, earned a 2018 IIHS Top Safety Pick+ rating. To earn this rating, a vehicle has to earn the top “good” rating in all crash tests, an “advanced” or “superior” rating for front crash prevention technology, and…

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Spring Car Maintenance Tips You Don’t Want to Skip

Spring Car Maintenance Tips You Don’t Want to Skip

Winter is coming to a close and that means your vehicle is probably looking like it’s seen better days. Between the salt stains and sludgy hubcaps, winter does a number on vehicles both big and small. But thankfully the time for spring car maintenance is here, and we’ve got some quick tips for getting your hot rod hot again. Salt isn’t just ugly, it’s damaging. Salt causes rust, and the sooner you get all of it washed of your vehicle,…

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Hyundai’s Super Bowl Commercials Use Superstar Talent

Hyundai’s Super Bowl Commercials Use Superstar Talent

The Broncos may have won the Super Bowl, but the big winner of the night was Hyundai, at least when it came to commercials! The Hyundai brand released several creative commercials during the big game. Some of these advertisements played off of big celebrities and their larger-than-life attitudes. Here’s an in-depth look on how Hyundai’s Super Bowl commercials used superstar talent. “Ryanville” Ryan Reynolds is one of the most popular actors in the world…so entering a town populated entirely by…

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New Hyundai Self-Driving Tech to Be Made By the Automaker

New Hyundai Self-Driving Tech to Be Made By the Automaker

Almost every automaker has joined the race toward autonomous, self-driving cars–and Hyundai is no exception. In fact, according to new reports, Hyundai may be developing its own autonomous chips and sensors. Instead of relying on other companies to create the sensor technology necessary for self-driving vehicles, Hyundai plans to get ahead of the game, which could easily put the brand ahead as one of the first automakers to achieve autonomous driving. We don’t know the specifics of what Hyundai is…

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Keep Holiday Decoration Safety in Mind This Year as You Deck the Halls

Keep Holiday Decoration Safety in Mind This Year as You Deck the Halls

Holiday decorations may be one of the most festive and celebrated traditions of the year, but they can also be dangerous. Fireplaces, broken lights, and pesky pets can all cause problems. Avoid a decoration disaster this year by following these holiday decoration safety tips: Keep natural trees far away from heat sources (especially the fire place!), or opt for an artificial, fire-resistant tree. Be sure that none of your old lights have fringed wires before you reuse them. When climbing…

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Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips from the CDC

Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips from the CDC

With Autumn comes so many wonderful things: drinking apple cider until your belly hurts, pumpkin carving, road trips to admire the foliage, “sweater weather,” and of course trick-or-treating. The latter often sees kids at their most excited. They get to dress up and be a character, hang out with friends, and, best of all, collect massive amounts of candy. Everyone loves trick-or-treating but it’s important to maintain safety. Our friends at the CDC took some time to put together some…

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Technology Can Help You Stop Texting and Driving

Technology Can Help You Stop Texting and Driving

The first step to handling a problem is admitting that you have a problem. Ask yourself… Do you find it impossible to stop texting and driving? You probably already know how dangerous it is but you just can’t stand to be out of the loop. You text and drive despite that fact that nine Americans die every day from distracted driving, according to the CDC. Although it’s technology that got you into this problem in the first place, technology can…

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