Evolution of the Cherokee

The 2021 Jeep Cherokee is riding onto the market as a reliable vehicle for a low price, offering impressive technology and capability all wrapped up in surprising comfort and efficiency. By all accounts, it is a great small crossover that provides a lot of value to the everyday driver. But the modern Cherokee is only […]

The 2020 Kia Sedona

  There’s a bit of a love/hate relationship when it comes to minivans. If you talk to someone who drives a van, they swear by it. Greatest vehicle purchase they ever made. To others? Well, it’s that vehicle type that is cringe-worthy. Sure, just about every highway traffic jam is due to an early 2000s […]

A Practical Guide to Honda SUVs

What sets Honda apart from other brands? As evidenced by their Best Brand Award of 2019, there must be something that distinguishes Honda from the rest of the non-luxury pack. Well, the breadth of their SUV lineup is a good place to start, a lineup that ranges from the fuel-efficient HR-V to the 3-row Pilot. […]

Truck News, UAW Strike & the Countdown to Tokyo

  Annnnd we’re back.  AutoInfluence checking in with current auto news headlines for the past couple of weeks. Sure, we’re playing some catch-up, but thanks for joining us…so, let’s get down to it. Ford / Lincoln It was announced that the 2020 Super Duty is continuing Ford’s inarguable reign over the truck segment, delivering some […]