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Thieves Arrested In Escalon Found With Stolen Property, Mail

ESCALON (CBS13) – Two people arrested overnight in Escalon were spotted fleeing from a house and found with stolen property and mail, authorities said on Wednesday. Benny Paiz, 35, and Gina Vargas, 28, both of Modesto, were booked into the San Joaquin County Jail and face charges related to the stolen items and charges related to burglary, drugs and violation of probation, the Escalon Police Department said. An officer patrolling along Swanson Drive spotted Vargas running from the front of a hom...
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Hyundai Secures New Chairman: Nepotism or Sagacity?

It’s often difficult to keep track of who is heading which automotive conglomerate. Topps never issued a trading card line devoted to industry professionals and there’s no show we’re aware of that catalogs the corporate history of car manufacturing focused entirely on management. Whenever someone is named in a car documentary, it’s only because they […] The post Hyundai Secures New Chairman: Nepotism or Sagacity? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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The maker of this new electric bus of the future just received an $118 million investment from BlackRock to build a US factory

The Arrival Bus. Arrival Arrival has unveiled a zero-emissions public transit bus with configurable seating arrangements to promote social distancing amid the coronavirus pandemic. The bus's price is comparable to that of a traditional fuel-burning bus, allowing its purchaser to save money long term, according to its maker. Arrival plans to ship 1,000 "microfactories" — where Arrival's transportation products will be manufactured — around the world by 2026. On Wednesday, the electric mobil...
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Kia Creates New Record By Selling 9,266 Units of Sonet in 12 Days

Kia Motors, one of the newest entrant in the Indian automotive industry has...
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Kia gave its popular mid-size SUV the styling and interior of the popular Telluride — check out the new Sorento

2021 Kia Sorento X-Line. Kia The 2021 Kia Sorento is all-new for its fourth generation. It's a mid-size, three-row SUV and will be offered in either front-wheel drive or rear-wheel drive. No pricing was announced at this time, but it will go on sale later this year. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Taking visual and interior cues from the successful Kia Telluride, the new, fourth-generation 2021 Kia Sorento looks to be a pretty sweet three-row SUV. And there will be a hy...
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Car detailer documents his worst case, an 18-hour transformation

This 2018 Kia van transformation from trashed to pristine is one of the most satisfying of the "disaster detail" videos I've ever seen. The Detail Geek says "This van was the DIRTIEST and NASTIEST vehicle I've ever detailed! The transformation it made was epic and the owner reaction is unreal!" — Read the rest
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The Telluride SUV proves Hyundai and Kia are no longer underdogs in the US. But there's still work to do.

Simply look at the Hyundai Veloster N, Genesis G80, and especially the Kia Telluride to know that South Korean automakers are doing something cool.
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The Telluride SUV proves Hyundai and Kia are no longer underdogs in the US. But there's still work to do.

2020 Kia Telluride. Kristen Lee/Business Insider Recently, I reviewed the luxurious and upscale Kia Telluride. It's evidence that Kia not only can, but will, build a good car that people actually want to buy. Kia, along with Hyundai and Genesis, are offering stylish, sporty, and quality cars at good prices. It's a trend worth paying attention to. It's also a trend the South Korean automakers need to stick with if they want to surpass industry giants like Honda and Toyota. Visit Business In...
Tags: Transportation, South Korea, US, Trends, Cnn, Analysis, New York Times, Autos, Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Hyundai, Kia, Consumer Reports, Telluride, Genesis

2020 Toyota Highlander Platinum V6 AWD Review – Victim of Timing

The 2020 Toyota Highlander is a pretty good improvement over the previous generation, building off an already strong foundation, but unfortunately for Toyota, it comes along just as Kia’s Telluride and Hyundai’s Palisade soar towards class dominance. Ask anyone who made big plans for after March 1, 2020, and they’ll tell you – timing is […] The post 2020 Toyota Highlander Platinum V6 AWD Review – Victim of Timing appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Autos, Crossovers, Toyota, Car Reviews, Hyundai, Kia, New Cars, Telluride, Palisade, Toyota Highlander, Highlander, Toyota Highlander Hybrid

2021 Kia Sorento: An In-Depth Walk Around This Sporty New SUV

The 2021 Kia Sorento is coming to town! Kia recently revealed the new three-row SUV to members of the press and automotive media during a virtual event. Although we could not see it in person, the new Sorento does look sharp, especially in the SX trim. We will take you through everything Kia told us during the reveal. If you are thinking about a 2021 Sorento, the info below will help you. 2021 Kia Sorento: The Big Questions Is The New Sorento All-Wheel Drive? Yes. Although the new S...
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2021 Kia Sorento: Here It Is

There’s a whole slew of virtual vehicle launches happening this month and next, and Kia took their turn today, unveiling the 2021 Kia Sorento. Available in five trims (LX, S, EX, SX, and SX-Prestige), the Sorento will be available with either front-wheel or all-wheel drive. There will be three powertrains, including a hybrid, on offer […] The post 2021 Kia Sorento: Here It Is appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Do you remember these eight short-lived cars?

Sometimes automakers hit home runs with their vehicles, and then sometimes -- they don't. I've rounded up eight vehicles that didn't resonate with buyers in my story at the National Post ( [Author: Jil McIntosh]
Tags: Ford, Autos, Volkswagen, Chevrolet, Nissan, Hyundai, Kia, Aston Martin, Scion, Jil McIntosh, Automotive History

I slept in the Kia Telluride's optional $3,400 roof tent and it made camping fun — even for a longtime hater like me

2020 Kia Telluride with Roofnest Falcon roof tent. Kristen Lee/Business Insider The 2020 Kia Telluride I reviewed recently also had another feature: a roof tent called the Roofnest Falcon. The Falcon is easily set up within minutes and can sleep two adults. It costs $3,395 — or about 50 times the price of this Coleman tent I found on Amazon. I have never been camping before and found it to be a great introduction to the whole thing, even if I did cheat a little.  Visit Business Insider's h...
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KIA: A spark of innovation

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The $47,000 Kia Telluride has an incredibly lavish interior for the price — here's a tour of its best features

2020 Kia Telluride. Kristen Lee/Business Insider Recently, I reviewed the Kia Telluride and found it to be wonderfully spacious and high quality for the price. My fully loaded loaner was less than $50,000, yet it had an interior that rivaled cars priced at thousands of dollars more. The leathers were soft and the interior design was classy and understated. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The Kia Telluride is Kia's three-row, midsize SUV. It's eye-catching from the outsi...
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REVIEW: The $47,000 Kia Telluride is perfect for buyers craving a luxurious 3-row SUV without the luxury price tag

2020 Kia Telluride. Kristen Lee/Business Insider The Telluride is Kia’s three-row SUV that competes with the Hyundai Palisade, Honda Pilot, Toyota Highlander, Ford Explorer, and Chevrolet Traverse. It’s enormously popular, no doubt thanks to the fact that its starting price is lower than a lot of the competition. With the Telluride, you get a comfortable ride and an interior that feels like it belongs in a far more expensive vehicle. My top-trim loaner started at $43,490 — but after option...
Tags: Transportation, US, Trends, Ford, Autos, Toyota, Honda, Kia, Environmental Protection Agency, SUVs, Telluride, Sedona, Chevrolet Traverse, Kia Telluride, Palisade, Automobile Magazine

Leona makes a move as Henderson and Korda top packed ANA leaderboard

Leona Maguire. Photo by R&A - Handout/R&A via Getty Images Leona Maguire made five birdies in a four-under 68 to move up to 28th heading into the final round of the ANA Inspiration in California.The Slieve Russell National star is on three-under-par, nine strokes behind Canada’s Brooke Henderson and American Nelly Korda who top a packed leaderboard b...
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Irish trio make weekend in ANA Inspiration; first Major cut made for Mehaffey

Stephanie Meadow. Credit @INPHO/Morgan Treacy Stephanie Meadow followed an excellent opening 70 with a 71 to share 22nd place as Leona Maguire and amateur Olivia Mehaffey survived the halfway cut in the  ANA Inspiration at Mission Hills Country Club in California.Starting on the back nine, the Galgorm Castle touring professional opened with 10 straigh...
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Lucid Air and Maserati MC20 unveiled | Autoblog Podcast #644

Filed under: Green,Podcasts,Audi,Ford,Kia,Maserati,Mazda,Misc. Automakers,Coupe,Crossover,Wagon,Electric,Future,Luxury,Performance,Supercars,Classics,sedan Plus driving the Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R, Audi A6 Allroad, Mazda CX-9 and Kia NiroContinue reading Lucid Air and Maserati MC20 unveiled | Autoblog Podcast #644 Lucid Air and Maserati MC20 unveiled | Autoblog Podcast #644 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 11 Sep 2020 16:33:00 EDT. Please see ...
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More Hyundai/Kia Fire Recalls Related to ABS Controller

Hyundai and Kia are recalling nearly 200,000 vehicles in the United States over a potential short in the antilock brake system of select models. Problem vehicles include around 180,000 examples of the 2019-21 model year Hyundai Tucson and roughly 9,000 Kia Stingers from 2019. Based on the recall information provided by the manufacturers, around six […] The post More Hyundai/Kia Fire Recalls Related to ABS Controller appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: United States, Recalls, Autos, Fire Risk, Hyundai, Kia, Nhtsa, Abs, Hyundai Tucson, Hyundai Motor Group, Santa Fe Sport, Hyundai Kia, Tuscon, News Blog, Optima

Hyundai warns owners to park outside, recalls 180,000 SUVs

By Tom Krisher | The Associated Press For the second time this month, Hyundai is telling some SUV owners to park outdoors because an electrical short in a computer could cause vehicles to catch fire. The Korean automaker is recalling about 180,000 Tucson SUVs in the U.S. from 2019 through 2021 to fix the problem. The company, which has its North American division in Fountain Valley, says corrosion can cause a short circuit in defective anti-lock brake circuit boards that can cause a fire even if...
Tags: Sport, Canada, Soccer, Hyundai, Kia, Nhtsa, Tucson, Levine, Kia Optima, Center for Auto Safety, Tuscon, Fountain Valley, Hyundai Santa Fe, TOM KRISHER, Jason Levine

Sparks put together dominating effort in win over Liberty

Los Angeles Sparks guard Chelsea Gray (12) ties up New York Liberty guard Layshia Clarendon (7) during the first half of a WNBA basketball game Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara) Los Angeles Sparks forward Candace Parker (3) backs in against New York Liberty guard Jocelyn Willoughby (13) during the first half of a WNBA basketball game Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Los ...
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Car buying got a lot harder after the pandemic derailed supply and demand. Here's how to still get a good deal.

Alan Diaz/AP Images The COVID-19 pandemic didn't tank the used car market like many thought it would. Currently, used car demand is strong because new car inventory is down. It's still possible to get a good deal; you just have to act fast and be flexible and patient. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Life is a lot different now than it was before the COVID-19 pandemic began, and that includes car buying — something a lot of folks are doing right now. If you're one of th...
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KIA: Turn the Lights On

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Hyundai and Kia Issue More Fire-Related Recalls

Hyundai and Kia have issued two separate recalls for over half a million vehicles that could leak brake fluid and catch fire. These follow multiple other recalls—in addition to an investigation a...
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Hyundai, Kia recall vehicles for leaks that can cause fires

Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia are recalling over 600,000 vehicles in the U.S. and Canada to fix a brake fluid leak that could cause engine fires. The recalls cover more than 440,000 Kia Optima midsize sedans from 2013 through 2015 and Kia Sorento SUVs from 2014 and 2015. Also covered are 203,000 Hyundai Santa Fe SUVs from 2013 to 2015.
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2021 Kia K5 Revealed

The Korean automaker Kia has recently revealed the 2021 Kia K5. It will be the first car by Kia to get that new badge. Previously, Kia had a sedan by the name of Optima but that name is being replaced in favor of K5. With the name change comes improved performance, better handling, and futuristic technologies inside the cabin. The new Kia K5 will have 5 trim levels for now including LX, LXS, GT-Line, EX, and GT). The manufacturer might decide to add a few more trims to the mix later on to woo a ...
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Kia Sonet price list leaked - Are these the actual prices of the Hyundai Venue-rival?

The Kia Sonet is yet to be launched in India and the new compact SUV has...
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The gear you need to start camping with your truck

When outfitting a truck for camping, choose gear that's light, versatile, and durable enough to stand up to rough terrain.Keep it simple, too — If you're trying to get away, don't go overboard in bringing what you need and remember the less you have, the easier it is to pack up and clean at the end of your trip.We tested gear from brands like Camp Chef, Roofnest, and Yakima to find the best truck camping gear fit for everything from weekends spent at the campground to multi-day overlanding trips...
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Kia Reveals Broader Range of Stinger Flavors, New Engine

The unlikely Kia Stinger enters the coming year with mild design and content changes in tow, but one thing that isn’t disappearing is choice. Come 2021, there’ll be more of it, at least as far as powertrains are concerned. Rather than swap out the model’s base engine for a more potent — but pricier — […] The post Kia Reveals Broader Range of Stinger Flavors, New Engine appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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