Spotlight: 2018 Piedmont Classic Chevy Club Car Show

2018 Piedmont Clasic car show

2018 Piedmont Classic Chevy Club Car Show at Lake Wheeler Park. As an automotive writer, most of my focus is on what’s new and upcoming, thus the “auto trends” moniker. But I also know that the industry has a rich history spanning nearly 150 years. Keeping an eye on the … Read more

2018 Capital City Cruisers Car, Truck & Bike Show

2018 Capital City Cruisers car show

Capital City Cruisers hosts their 12th annual event. Weeks of above normal rainfall in the Carolinas means one thing: if you have plans in place, then know for certain that they’re subject to change. Moreover, if those plans involve hosting a car show with scores of classic and antique cars … Read more

Toyota Makes a Home in North Carolina With an EV Battery Plant

Toyota North Carolina battery plant

Pictured: North Carolina’s governor, Liberty’s mayor, and Toyota officials gather to announce the new battery plant. Toyota Motor North America announced on Monday that it selected a site near Liberty, NC, for its new electric vehicle battery plant. Toyota officials along with North Carolina governor Roy Cooper and Liberty mayor … Read more

2018 Rod & Custom Show Presented by the Stray Cats

2018 Stray Cats car show

Stray Cats and a classic car show. Labor Day weekend is the unofficial end of summer for some parts of the country, but here in the Southeast, it means something else: the start of the college football season! It is also one of the best weekends of the year for … Read more

Spotlight: 2019 Piedmont Classic Chevy Club Car Show

2019 Piedmont Classic car show

Pictured above: This Camaro SS was just one of several performance models in Chevrolet’s 1969 product line. 2019 Piedmont Classic Chevy Club Car Show You’ll find Chevrolet fan clubs all across the country, including some based on specific models such as the Avalanche, Camaro, and Impala. There’s even a Chevrolet … Read more

2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Premium Review

2014 Subaru Forester

Fourth-generation Subaru Forester debuts. Subaru has the midas touch as everything it makes seems to turn to gold. This Japanese automaker is much smaller than its homegrown contemporaries Toyota, Nissan and Honda but it may yet avoid the fate of its even smaller rivals that have left the US market … Read more

Putting the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan Through Its Paces

2021 Volkswagen Tiguan

The Volkswagen Tiguan offers room for five or seven. Volkswagen has made great strides in recent years by bolstering its utility vehicle profile. In 2018, the company experienced a watershed year when the all-new midsize Volkswagen Atlas rolled out and the second-generation, as well as enlarged Volkswagen Tiguan, made its … Read more