Insurance Institute Hits Them From the Side; Resulting Headlines Top…


The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety apparently likes it like we do — releasing the results over the weekend of the 2006 side impact crashworthiness (we didn't even make that word up!) tests, and now we're treated to 75 articles in papers across the country all saying "Study: Side Air Bags Improve Safety." Well —… » 6/19/06 12:37pm 6/19/06 12:37pm

Hyundai Introduces Azera, Hopeful Avalon Beater

Replacing the XG350 — a puppet-dictator's parade car if ever we've seen one — Hyundai officially introduced its Azera (the Era from A to Z — we kid you not). It's the latest issue of the company's We're Going Upmarket scheme, with a more powerful V6 and a sweep-the-leg attitude toward pricing that could put competitors … » 10/31/05 8:34am 10/31/05 8:34am