Month: February 2017

 9 Comments on Compact High Rider: 2018 Toyota C-HR
Posted in Automotive News

Compact High Rider: 2018 Toyota C-HR

Previewing Toyota’s latest model. As of this writing, I’m in Austin, Texas, putting on the finishing touches to your review…

 9 Comments on Lexus NX Hybrid Shines in a Niche Segment
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Lexus NX Hybrid Shines in a Niche Segment

Compact NX is the smallest of four Lexus SUVs. Low fuel prices haven’t halted Lexus’ advance in all things hybrid….

 6 Comments on Behind the Wheel of a Lexus LC 500
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Behind the Wheel of a Lexus LC 500

A Hawaiian driving adventure includes the LC 500h. Apart from the LFA exotic car, Lexus has had few performance models…

 6 Comments on Performance Beast: 2017 Jaguar F-TYPE SVR Coupe
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Performance Beast: 2017 Jaguar F-TYPE SVR Coupe

When it comes to the F-TYPE, the SVR tops them all. Ever since the F-TYPE leaped upon the world stage…

 6 Comments on Second Look: 2017 Chrysler Pacifica
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Second Look: 2017 Chrysler Pacifica

Chrysler’s award-winning minivan continues to attract new customers. It wasn’t supposed to be this way. When crossover utility vehicles began…

 3 Comments on First-Ever Nissan Rogue Hybrid Debuts
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First-Ever Nissan Rogue Hybrid Debuts

Limited initial availability for the competitively priced Rogue Hybrid. Pay just $26,240 for the 2017 Nissan Rogue Hybrid? That’s only…

Four Seasons Resort Hualalai
 7 Comments on First Look:
2018 Lexus LC 500 and LC 500h
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First Look:
2018 Lexus LC 500 and LC 500h

Lexus’ all-new sports car tops 100K, fully loaded. I’m on location today in Kailua-Kona, on the Big Island of Hawai’i…

 6 Comments on Higher Education: Winter Driving School
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Higher Education: Winter Driving School

Getting schooled at the Bridgestone Winter Driving School. Ah, winter — the least favorite season for many of us as…

 3 Comments on Live! From the 2017 Chicago Auto Show!
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Live! From the 2017 Chicago Auto Show!

***Final Edition*** The third of four major North American auto shows gets underway this week when the Chicago Auto Show…

 4 Comments on On the Road With a 2017 Fiat 124 Spider
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On the Road With a 2017 Fiat 124 Spider

Once again, Mazda supplies a model for a competitor. Fiat has struggled mightily ever since returning to the US in…