Month: July 2015

0 49  10 Comments on Three’s a Charm: 2016 Fiat 500X
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Three’s a Charm: 2016 Fiat 500X

The subcompact crossover utility vehicle or SUV segment is booming, due to a slew of new products introduced within months…

0 37  0 Comment on Renault-Nissan, Daimler Connect in Mexico
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Renault-Nissan, Daimler Connect in Mexico

You can’t buy a new Renault in the United States, but Nissan, Infiniti, Mercedes-Benz and Smart brand models are available….

0 48  0 Comment on Range Rover SVR: Fastest SUV in the World?
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Range Rover SVR: Fastest SUV in the World?

Few sport utility vehicles imbue the resourcefulness to match competency with a sports car. One Range Rover model does just…

0 38  2 Comments on Dodge Cancels SRT Hellcat Orders, Resets for 2016
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Dodge Cancels SRT Hellcat Orders, Resets for 2016

Some customers waiting for 2015 SRT Hellcat variants of the Dodge Charger or Dodge Challenger will soon find themselves with…

0 39  1 Comment on Model Updates Stoke Chevrolet Brand
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Model Updates Stoke Chevrolet Brand

Chevrolet’s US sales are up 4.9 percent through June, keeping pace with the market. Several new and updated products will…

0 35  3 Comments on Flagship Nissan Maxima Revived, Ready
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Flagship Nissan Maxima Revived, Ready

Of all the car segments available, large or flagship sedans have taken a punch. Most of the larger mainstream brands…

0 26  0 Comment on Brand APEAL: Porsche Leads for 11th Consecutive Year
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Brand APEAL: Porsche Leads for 11th Consecutive Year

Porsche is globally recognized as the top automotive brand, a fact regularly affirmed by various consumer studies and surveys. Indeed,…

0 39  3 Comments on Would You Pay $70,000 for a 2016 Ford F-150?
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Would You Pay $70,000 for a 2016 Ford F-150?

The Ford F-150 Limited edition returns for 2016. The new model raises the luxury quotient to a point never before…

0 26  0 Comment on Mcity Provides a Testing Ground for Autonomous Vehicles
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Mcity Provides a Testing Ground for Autonomous Vehicles

Autonomous driving test facilities are few in number. The University of Michigan and the Michigan Department of Transportation have partnered…

2016 Nissan Maxima
0 65  10 Comments on The Midsize Nissan Altima is Larger than the Flagship Maxima
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The Midsize Nissan Altima is Larger than the Flagship Maxima

When it comes to sedans, size matters. Especially for classification purposes. Some midsize sedans are larger than the flagship models…

0 44  0 Comment on How to Turn in a Leased Vehicle Early
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How to Turn in a Leased Vehicle Early

Accentuate the positive when taking pictures of your leased vehicle. You leased a new vehicle and now have regrets. Or,…

Craigslist
0 45  0 Comment on Craigslist Car Scams and How to Avoid Them
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Craigslist Car Scams and How to Avoid Them

Craig Newmark launched the website that bears his name in 1995. Since then, Craigslist has turned the classified ad market…

Buick LaCrosse
0 70  3 Comments on How to Lease a Demo Car
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How to Lease a Demo Car

Savvy car shoppers know that if you want to save big bucks on a newer car, then buying a certified…

0 46  0 Comment on The Typical Fees When Buying a Car
Posted in Car Tips

The Typical Fees When Buying a Car

You have found the car of your dreams, carefully negotiated the final price and are ready to sign the purchase…

0 60  1 Comment on Where to Rent a Car if You’re Under 25
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Where to Rent a Car if You’re Under 25

You are a college graduate and have been working steadily for at least the past year. Moreover, you have your…

0 66  4 Comments on Jaguar F-Type on a Stick!
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Jaguar F-Type on a Stick!

There are times when automotive journalists hit the equivalent of a mega millions lottery. In this case, the “lottery” was me…

0 31  0 Comment on Number of Discontinued Hybrids Mount
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Number of Discontinued Hybrids Mount

Lower fuel prices have taken a toll on hybrid electric vehicles sales. Honda and Nissan have each discontinued two or…

0 29  2 Comments on Dodge Hellcat Commercials Air, But You Cannot Have One
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Dodge Hellcat Commercials Air, But You Cannot Have One

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles scored big this model year when the company announced high-performance Hellcat versions of both the Dodge Challenger…

0 36  0 Comment on GM Beats Ford in Pickup Truck Sales
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GM Beats Ford in Pickup Truck Sales

The Ford F-Series is the indisputable sales leader by model, but GM has the upper hand in overall pickup sales….

0 45  2 Comments on Replacement Models May Bolster Scion
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Replacement Models May Bolster Scion

Scion is either a distinct brand or a sub-brand of Toyota, depending on the way that you examine it. Scions…

0 61  1 Comment on Juking With a Nissan NISMO RS
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Juking With a Nissan NISMO RS

2015 Nissan JUKE NISMO RS. The Nissan Juke is so ugly that it is beautiful. Its design is polarizing, the…

0 83  3 Comments on About That Chicken Tax on Pickup Trucks
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About That Chicken Tax on Pickup Trucks

With the “chicken tax” removed, the Volkswagen Amarok could be readied for the US market. “The power to tax is…

0 33  0 Comment on Summer Driving: Beat the Heat!
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Summer Driving: Beat the Heat!

Summer is here and more than likely you will be taking to the road over the next few months. From…