Light trucks

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Named MotorTrend 2021 Car Of The Year

Monday, November 16, 2020 - 12:00pm

Yet it also carries the latest in automotive technology, be it in the realm of safety, assisted driving, or infotainment," said Mark Rechtin, MotorTrend editor-in-chief.

Key Points: 
  • Yet it also carries the latest in automotive technology, be it in the realm of safety, assisted driving, or infotainment," said Mark Rechtin, MotorTrend editor-in-chief.
  • When evaluating this year's group of 18 new or redesigned vehicles, with 30 variants, for Car of the Year against the six key criteria, the E-Class was the clear winner for MotorTrend judges.
  • MOTORTREND, a media brand of MotorTrend Group, was founded in 1949 and is internationally recognized as one of the leading brands in the automotive category.
  • The MOTORTREND brand is composed of Discovery's MotorTrend Network, formerly Velocity; MotorTrend magazine; the award-winning website MotorTrend.com ; MotorTrend App subscription video on-demand service; MotorTrend Auto Shows; MotorTrend Audio; MotorTrend en Espaol; MotorTrend India; and the renowned MotorTrend Car of the Year, SUV of the Year, Truck of the Year, Person of the Year, and Best Driver's Car awards programs.

MITSUBISHI L200 Won Russia Car of the Year 2020 and Two Other Prestigious Awards

Monday, September 28, 2020 - 7:26am

TOKYO, Sept 28, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - The MITSUBISHI L200(1) 1-ton pickup truck won the Russia Car of the Year 2020 in the category of pickups, being recognized for its durability, reliability, 4WD off-road performance, comfort, and design.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Sept 28, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - The MITSUBISHI L200(1) 1-ton pickup truck won the Russia Car of the Year 2020 in the category of pickups, being recognized for its durability, reliability, 4WD off-road performance, comfort, and design.
  • "The Mitsubishi L200 has become a popular nameplate in Russian families.
  • More than 63,000 car owners have used it for commercial purposes or as a family car.
  • (3) The SUV of the Year is an award voted by three audience groups, automotive media, bloggers and general public, in Russia.

ValuePenguin.com Ranks the 25 Deadliest Vehicles in the United States

Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 1:30pm

The studyidentified the 25 cars, trucks and SUVs that are most likely to be in fatal crashes.

Key Points: 
  • The studyidentified the 25 cars, trucks and SUVs that are most likely to be in fatal crashes.
  • Here are the key findings from the analysis:
    The Ford F-Series was the most likely to be involved in fatal crashes: The Ford F-150 was involved in 10,845 fatal crashes over the past five years.
  • Rounding up the five most dangerous behind the Ford F-150 are the Chevrolet Silverado (7,718 fatal crashes), Honda Accord (5,079 fatal crashes), Toyota Camry (4,734), and Ram Pickup Trucks (5,897 fatal crashes).
  • Motorcycles account for 10% of fatal crashes, despite making up only 3% of registered vehicles.