Tag: 2013 MODELS

 10 Comments on Emotive: Porsche 911 Carrera 4S
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Emotive: Porsche 911 Carrera 4S

It doesn’t take a full week of press fleet driving to appreciate the Porsche 911 Carrera 4S, a model that…

 8 Comments on Toyota RAV4 Limited: Stylish, Compact Crossover
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Toyota RAV4 Limited: Stylish, Compact Crossover

My wife’s favorite vehicle is the Toyota RAV4, an important disclosure I want to get out of the way before…

 4 Comments on Skip the Lexus: 2013 Toyota Avalon XLE Touring
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Skip the Lexus: 2013 Toyota Avalon XLE Touring

Should I choose the Toyota Avalon or the Lexus ES? That question was posed to me recently via Twitter and…

 8 Comments on On the Road With the 2013 Toyota Tundra Limited 4WD
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On the Road With the 2013 Toyota Tundra Limited 4WD

Just weeks after testing the 2014 Toyota Tundra at a media event in Georgia and, lo and behold, a 2013…

 5 Comments on Is the Nissan Altima the Best in its Class?
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Is the Nissan Altima the Best in its Class?

The Nissan Altima is all-new for 2013, the fifth generation of this popular midsize sedan. A coupe is also available,…

 3 Comments on Chrysler 200 Convertible
Provides Much Drama
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Chrysler 200 Convertible
Provides Much Drama

When Chrysler went bankrupt and began its restructuring in 2009, the automaker essentially ceded the 2010 model year to its…

 11 Comments on Baby Altima: 2013 Nissan Sentra
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Baby Altima: 2013 Nissan Sentra

The compact vehicle market is competitive, one where every car manufacturer has at least one model present. The Nissan Sentra…

 3 Comments on On the Road With the Roomy, Stylish Infiniti JX35
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On the Road With the Roomy, Stylish Infiniti JX35

The upscale brands are embracing their crossovers, SUVs that ride more like a car than a truck. Infiniti is no…

 5 Comments on Buick Encore Wears Her Luxury Well
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Buick Encore Wears Her Luxury Well

Buick Encore: Premium, subcompact crossover SUV. Most Buick and GMC vehicles are sold under one roof, part of a strategy…

 4 Comments on Reviewed: 2013 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited
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Reviewed: 2013 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited

Hyundai has successfully made the transition from a substandard purveyor of rehashed automotive products to a world-class car manufacturer. Yes,…

 0 Comment on About the Fourth Generation Nissan Pathfinder
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About the Fourth Generation Nissan Pathfinder

The Nissan Pathfinder made its US debut for the 1987 model year originally as a five-passenger SUV powered by a…

 0 Comment on Behind the Wheel of a 2013 Infiniti QX56
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Behind the Wheel of a 2013 Infiniti QX56

Large and luxurious sport utility vehicles are a small segment with Cadillac, Mercedes-Benz, Lincoln and Lexus each fielding a model….

 2 Comments on About the 2013 Kia Optima Hybrid
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About the 2013 Kia Optima Hybrid

The Kia Optima Hybrid is a midsize sedan with room for five. While some car manufacturers are already introducing 2014…

 2 Comments on Specifications of a 2013 Buick Encore
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Specifications of a 2013 Buick Encore

Newest and smallest Buick is available for sale. Following a December 2012 dealer preview, the all-new 2013 Buick Encore is…

 1 Comment on Specifications of a 2013 Honda Civic Coupe
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Specifications of a 2013 Honda Civic Coupe

It was 40 years ago when the first Honda passenger vehicle was introduced to the United States. That model, the…

 1 Comment on 2013 Fiat 500e Electric Vehicle Rated at 108 MPGe
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2013 Fiat 500e Electric Vehicle Rated at 108 MPGe

An electrified Fiat takes to the California road this year. Yet another electric vehicle will hit the market this year…

 3 Comments on 2013 Toyota Venza: The Camry Wagon You Wanted
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2013 Toyota Venza: The Camry Wagon You Wanted

Beefy wagon offers utility and three trim levels. Toyota hasn’t offered a Camry wagon since the 1990s, a small loss…

 2 Comments on Hockey Stick Graphics Package Delivers Boss 302 Eye Candy
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Hockey Stick Graphics Package Delivers Boss 302 Eye Candy

Specifications of a 2013 Ford Mustang Boss 302. If you like tribute cars or vehicles that take its styling cues…

 1 Comment on Specifications of a 2013 Cadillac XTS
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Specifications of a 2013 Cadillac XTS

The newest model in the Cadillac arsenal is its XTS sedan, a larger five-passenger vehicle powered by its front wheels….

 2 Comments on Specifications of a 2013 Chevrolet Traverse
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Specifications of a 2013 Chevrolet Traverse

GM likes to call its Chevrolet Traverse a midsize model, but this vehicle offers a cavernous interior and room for…

 3 Comments on Specifications of a 2013 Hyundai Sonata 2.0T
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Specifications of a 2013 Hyundai Sonata 2.0T

Turbocharged engine brings performance to the Sonata line. The 2013 Hyundai Sonata continues where the previous model year sedan left…

 0 Comment on Specifications of a 2013 Kia Rio
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Specifications of a 2013 Kia Rio

Smallest Kia gets a new design. The smallest model in the Kia line up is its subcompact Rio, a vehicle…