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Review update: 2020 Hyundai Palisade does family like suppertime

2020 Hyundai PalisadeFamily vehicles like the 2020 Hyundai Palisade are team buses for a new generation. There’ll be a long list of children soon who will roll their eyes at their parents’ music choices, fall asleep in the bench seats, loose milk money in the cushions, and kick the back of the seats ahead of them filled with misbehaving siblings. The new...

2020 Hyundai Palisade

2020 Hyundai PalisadeForget the cramped wagons and box vans with church-pew seats plowing from one family vacation to the next. Family vehicles today like the 2020 Hyundai Palisade crossovers are plush rides with space for up to eight and nearly as many USB ports to charge phones for nonstop distraction. With the Palisade, Hyundai has its biggest vehicle to date and...

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS-ClassThe 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class SUV is a masterful blend of performance, comfort, and luxury. It’s so nice it’s hard to imagine how Mercedes will improve upon the GLS with a rumored ultra-decadent Maybach version, something to woo Range Rover drivers into its showrooms in the future. We rate the 2020 GLS at 8.3 out of 10, a figure...

The 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Duramax diesel is the quiet-talking, big bet by GM

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 dieselChevy’s first light-duty diesel pickup comes just as the truckmaker slides into third place behind Ford and Ram in the lucrative race for more and more truck buyers. Through May 2019, Ram relegated Chevy from its longtime perch at No. 2, a relative blow to the bowtie brand whose second-place position was as reliable as the pickups...

Sick? Uber partners with health-tech startup to drive corporate employees to the doctor for free

UberFor individuals with unreliable transportation to see a doctor, Uber and a health-tech startup that advises major corporations have launched a pilot program to pick them up. There are plenty of catches, Uber said Wednesday as it announced the program with Grand Rounds. The deal currently applies only to companies Grand Rounds calls its clients...