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Auto Correct: 2020 Vehicle Models

Guest Roddy Merritt, host of The Smart Car Buyer podcast, talks about the 2020 models that have arrived and are coming to a showroom near you.


Recent recalls: 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class, 2019 Subaru Legacy, Outback, 2019 Ford Ranger, 2019 Ram HDs and Chassis Cabs, 2017-2019 Nissan Titan, 2017-2019 Toyota Camry, Corolla, RAV4, Sienna, Yaris iA, 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata, 2019-2020 Lexus, Toyota Cars and SUVs, 2019-2020 BMW Coupes, Sedans and SUVs, 2019 Mazda3, 2019 Maserati Levante, 2019 Subaru Ascent, 2016-2017 Porsche Sports Cars and Hatchbacks, 2015-2016 Volkswagen Tiguan, CC, 2019 Kia Optima, 2017-2018 Genesis G80, G90

You can find out if your car has a past recall by going to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration’s website: https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls  and inputting your VIN number.



Consumer Reports has a list of vehicles that have a record of much-worse-than-average overall reliability based on subscriber responses to their Annual Auto Survey. Today, we’re going to caution you about: Hyundai Tucson 2016 overall the worst problem category is transmission problems, also reports of no acceleration from stop.

Please consider reading up on the reliability of this car before purchasing it as a used car, suggests Consumer Reports. https://www.consumerreports.org/used-cars/used-cars-to-avoid-buying/             https://www.carcomplaints.com/ is another resource for unreliable car lists.    

If you’re interested in reviews of new cars Casey Williams is the automotive correspondent for WFYI, a public radio station in Indianapolis. He has reviewed cars and covered the auto industry for 25 years. His review this week is on the 2019 BMW X2 M35i, 2019 Chevy Silverado  https://www.wfyi.org/news/authors/casey-williams


What’s coming up for Roddy Merritt: 15th Annual Scarecrow Cruise & Car Show https://msclassiccruisers.com/events/15th-annual-scarecrow-cruise-car-show Renaissance Euro Fest 2019 http://www.euro-fest.net/ridgeland/


What’s coming up for Allison Walker? Auto Cross in Grenada http://www.msscca.org/







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