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HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 TOYOTA PRIUS TWO ECO REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 TOYOTA PRIUS TWO ECO REVIEW

How can you go wrong with 56 miles-per-gallon?” This was my standard response when friends and acquaintances would ask me what I thought of my Prius test drive. While the hatchback shape still stumps some, Toyota has pushed for more than just the sensibility vote and offers models that are shorter, longer, fancier, a ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: May 22, 2017: Toyota, Audi, Chevrolet, Jeep; Honda; Volkswagen; Mercedes-Benz; Hino

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: May 22, 2017: Toyota, Audi, Chevrolet, Jeep; Honda; Volkswagen; Mercedes-Benz; Hino

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

2017 Nissan Rogue Sport - Young, Fit & Attractive - Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Nissan Rogue Sport - Young, Fit & Attractive - Review By Larry Nutson

If you’re shopping for a new vehicle and not looking at SUVs you are in the minority. But, don’t worry. ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Sportage "Hamtown" Safari - Exotic Road Trip Review By Maureen McDonald

2017 Kia Sportage "Hamtown" Safari - Exotic Road Trip Review By Maureen McDonald

2017 Kia Sportage - Leaps Large Potholes In A Single Bound Review By Maureen McDonald Senior Editor Michigan Bureau The Auto Channel Somehow the whole SUV movement has passed me by. Why pay a whole bunch extra for a box instead of a sleek sedan? Then I met the 2017 Kia Sportage and learned its prowess as an urban cruis ... Continue reading

2017 Hyundai Elantra Eco Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Hyundai Elantra Eco Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Hyundai Elantra Eco Review By Larry Nutson ... Continue reading

2017 Infiniti QX50 Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Infiniti QX50 Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

A different choice among small luxury crossovers, and in this case different is very good. When it debuted for model year 2008 as the EX35, Infiniti’s smallest crossover, now called QX50, was definitely different. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest May 15-21, 2017: GM Leaves; A Nutty Professor; Dieseling; Camry Succumbs To RAV-4; Autonomous; Instant Bridge And More

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest May 15-21, 2017: GM Leaves; A Nutty Professor; Dieseling; Camry Succumbs To RAV-4; Autonomous; Instant Bridge And More

* Buzz in the automotive business world the past few weeks has centered around the revaluation that electric car maker Tesla has a market capitalization (a measure of a company’s value based on stock price and amount of stock in existence) exceeding Ford and GM, in spite of those traditional company's much bigger siz ... Continue reading

It's Time To Rethink The Value Of PhD

It's Time To Rethink The Value Of PhD

Distrusting the "other" doctors advice on engine fuels By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher THE AUTO CHANNEL About a century ago, the tobacco industry responded to growing health concerns by using medical doctors in their advertising to promote smoking. Executives at tobacco companies duped the public by ... Continue reading

2017 GMC Acadia SLT-1 FWD Review By John Heilig

2017 GMC Acadia SLT-1 FWD Review By John Heilig

THE AUTO PAGE BY John Heilig Senior Editor Mid-Atlantic Bureau The Auto Channel REVIEWED MODEL: 2017 GMC Acadia SLT-1 FWD ENGINE: 2.5-liter DOHC I-4 TRANSMISSION: 6-speed automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 194 hp @ 6,300 rpm/190 lb.-ft. @ 4,400 rpm WHEELBASE: 102.5 in. ... Continue reading

2017 Genesis G90 RWD 3.3T Premium - Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Genesis G90 RWD 3.3T Premium - Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

This week’s test car is a new Genesis G90. But what’s a “Genesis”? Shouldn’t that be “Hyundai Genesis”? No longer. ... Continue reading

2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid Titanium Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid Titanium Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid Titanium Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS Typically for a car in the middle of its product cycle, Ford’s popular Fusion gets a styling freshening this year. It’s so subtle that you may not notice, but given this generation of Fusion’s good looks, that’s g ... Continue reading

2017 Mitsubishi Outlander 3.0 GT S-AWC Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Mitsubishi Outlander 3.0 GT S-AWC Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

Comfortable car-like handling with the capability to handle seven passengers DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS After having gotten fairly major revisions — Mitsubishi claimed more than 100 design and engineering changes, from external styling to seats, interior panels, and the audio system — last year, its thre ... Continue reading

LISTEN NOW! - Auto Lab Talk Radio LIVE From New York Saturday May 20, 2017 7-9 AM

LISTEN NOW! - Auto Lab Talk Radio LIVE From New York Saturday May 20, 2017 7-9 AM

The Auto Lab Radio Show is Broadcast every Saturday 7 to 9 AM On New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 and Streamed Worldwide On The Auto Channel This Weeks Show Broadcast Date: May 20, 2017 Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio cal ... Continue reading

Become A Schmarter Car Buyer

Become A Schmarter Car Buyer

Dealer Direct Independent Car Shopper, How to buy a car correctly, hints and procedures so you buy it right...get smarter, car buyer New Cars Research - Tools for consumers that help them get smart not confused ... Continue reading

VIN No. 1 of the Fiat 124 Spider Prima Edizione Lusso Special Edition Sells on Same Day Offered on Gilt.com

VIN No. 1 of the Fiat 124 Spider Prima Edizione Lusso Special Edition Sells on Same Day Offered on Gilt.com

Gilt.com and FIAT Brand North America partnered to sell Fiat 124 Spider Prima Edizione Lusso Special The sale launched on Gilt.com at 9 a.m. Eastern on Tuesday, May 9, 2017; vehicle sold within a day of it being offered on site The Fiat 124 Spider Prima Edizione Lusso available on Gilt.com is VIN No. 1 The first 124 un ... Continue reading

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