This week we share our test results of the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid, discuss the performance of its hybrid powertrain versus the regular gas engine, and how it compares to class leaders like the Toyota Highlander Hybrid. We also talk about the all-new for 2022 Toyota Tundra, including its highly anticipated hybrid power plant, aggressive styling, and what improvements we anticipate to arrive with the new redesign. Other topics include: which tires are best suited for improving fuel economy on EVs and hybrids; whether using the LATCH system or a seat belt is better when installing a child seat; how long can oil last in the trunk of a car before expiring; and our team shares the funny, weird, and wild stories of getting their drivers’ licenses.
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00:00 – Introduction
00:29 – Child Seat Safety
03:04 – 2022 Toyota Tundra Preview
08:29 – 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Test Results
13:56 – Driver’s License Test Memories
22:39 – Question #1: Which tires are best suited for improving fuel economy on EVs and hybrids?
26:13 – Question #2: Is it safer to use LATCH system or a seat belt when installing child seat?
29:17 – Question #3: How does CR choose which cars to put through the Rock Hill test?
31:51 – Question #4: How long can motor oil last in the trunk of a car before expiring?
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I LIKE THIS NEW NOTIFICATION MODEL WHICH BEATS CHECKING ALL WEEKEND WHEN IT FINALLY APPEARS MONDAY!
Chevy Corsica and Jeep Grand Cherokee. Corsica felt like a rocket at that time with the V6.
I rented a Beretta and it did seem very powerful and I liked the large doors as compared with the Corsica. I rented a Corsica as well.
When I got my driver’s license in the early 70’s we had 3 cars to drive to school. My mom’s 68 Chrysler Town and Country wagon (The White Whale), the1960 Rambler American my older brother and sister shared. It had holes in the floorboards and an continental style spare tire. It also had large flower and foot print stickers all over it. The third car was a 1929 Ford Model A. Every day I pulled up to school I would get a smart remark from somebody about my ride, no matter which one I drove. I usually walked to school.
All that time talking about the Tundra-no mention of new suspension, transmission, interior? No real information presented. Too much giggling. Standup can be found elsewhere.