Tag Archives: 2009

2009 Chevy Malibu vs 1959 Bel Air Crash Test

Today here is a interesting crash test from IIHS. This crash test between a modern sedan and the classic 1959 Chevrolet Bel Air shows just how far passenger protection has come in the last fifty years. The Institute for Highway … Continue reading

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2009 – 2010 F-150′s recalled for faulty door handles

Around 281,000 F-150′s have been recalled by Ford for interior door handles that can fracture under normal use which could prevent them from returning to their normal position. This could cause the doors to pop open during an accident. The … Continue reading

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2009 Dodge Challenger, Ram 1500 win Rocky Mountain Automotive Press Awards

Auburn Hills, Mich., April, 2009  -  The all-new 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 and Dodge Challenger continue charging ahead, taking home the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press (RMAP) Association’s “Truck of the Year” and “Car of the Year” awards. “Both the Dodge … Continue reading

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2008 Hyundai Veracruz, Santa Fe crossovers “Best Bets” for 2009

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., 04/06/2009 The Hyundai Veracruz and Hyundai Santa Fe were named 2009 “Best Bets” in the SUV and Crossover category by Cars.com, the leading destination for online car shoppers. “Both the Hyundai Veracruz and Santa Fe are exactly … Continue reading

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2009 Moab Jeep Safari shows off six Tricked-up Jeeps courtesy of Mopar

Moab, Utah, April, 2009  – The Mopar® Underground design team showcased six customized Jeep® vehicles and Dodge trucks today at the 43rd annual Moab Jeep Safari 2009. Overseen by Mark Allen, Chief Designer—Jeep/Truck Design Studio, Chrysler LLC, the Mopar Underground … Continue reading

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2009 Dodge Ram wins Ward’s “Interior of the Year” award

Auburn Hills, Mich., April, 2009   — The all-new 2009 Dodge Ram earned a place on Ward’s distinguished list of winners, taking home the “2009 Interior of the Year” award in the popular-priced truck category. The all-new 2009 Dodge Ram has … Continue reading

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Nissan Cars, Crossovers, Pickup, Trucks, and SUVs up by $25 for 2009

April, 2009 , Franklin, TN — Nissan North America, Inc. announced a Destination & Handling (D&H) increase of $ 25 on 2009 Nissan cars, excluding GT-R, effective today. New D&H charges for Nissan vehicles are $ 720 for Versa, Sentra, … Continue reading

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