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2018 Jeep Cherokee recalled over leaky fuel line

2018 Jeep CherokeeMore than 48,000 examples of Jeep's compact crossover SUV—the 2018 Jeep Cherokee—are subject to a recall to address a fuel supply line that could leak. Fuel that leaks into the engine compartment from the potentially faulty supply tube could result in a fire, although Jeep says it is not aware of any fires or injuries related to the...

Survey finds public trust in self-driving cars declined after fatal crashes

Uber self-driving carConsumer confidence in self-driving cars is on the decline, according to a new survey. Nearly three-quarters of 1,014 Americans polled by AAA last month said that they’re afraid to ride in a self-driving vehicle. Willingness to ride in a self-driving car dropped from 64 percent late last year to just 49 percent of millennials—those...

2018 GMC Canyon

2018 GMC CanyonThe 2018 GMC Canyon is a mid-size pickup that shines up pretty well. In top trims, it's more comfortable than others in its class, so we’ve rated it a solid 6.0 out of 10. (Read more about how we rate cars.) Like its Chevrolet Colorado kissing cousin, the 2018 Canyon is on the small end for a pickup. But at nearly 19 feet from...

2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD

2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HDThe 2018 GMC Sierra HD is Western wear with starch. It’s based on the Silverado HD, but the GMC heads for the hills in terms of price and luxury appointments, based on its buyers’ preferences. Most models are four-door crew cabs with room for adults. Most of those are Denali models with luxury appointments you might expect from...

2018 GMC Acadia

2018 GMC AcadiaThe 2018 GMC Acadia is a mid-size, family-hauling crossover that bucks the trend: it was recently downsized. The 2018 Acadia lineup does almost everything well, even if it’s more of a B+ student than an A-standout. We’ve rated it 7.0 out of 10, accordingly. (Read more about how we rate cars.) One thing that’s important to note is...