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2021 Lexus ES 350 F SPORT Black Line - Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Lexus ES 350 F SPORT Black Line - Review by Mark Fulmer

This version of the 2021 Lexus ES 350 includes both the dynamics of the F SPORT system and the styling of the Black Line Special Edition. It surprises none of the numerous ES owners and fans that the additions to this tried and true midsize sedan follow the Lexus equation of design, power, comfort, and technology. ... Continue reading

2021 Lexus IS - Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2021 Lexus IS - Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

For 2021 the compact IS sport sedan gets a freshened exterior styling, a reimagined interior, returned driving dynamics, more advanced driver-assistance safety features and an updated infotainment system. ... Continue reading

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan SEL R-Line - Review by Mark Fulmer +VIDEO

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan SEL R-Line - Review by Mark Fulmer +VIDEO

With new style elements and performance features, the 2022 edition of the Tiguan is beginning to make moves on the Honda and Toyota SUV fleets. ... Continue reading

2021 Audi Q5 Sportback Review By Larry Nutson

2021 Audi Q5 Sportback Review By Larry Nutson

2021 Audi Q5 Sportback Elegant and versatile By Larry Nutson Executive Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_7944) Audi of America’s second quarter 2021 sales increased 92% to 66,995 with year-to-date sales up 60% year-over-year. The Q5 5-seat compact utility vehicle (UV) is Audi’s highest sa ... Continue reading

2021 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Limited S Appearance Package - Review By Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

2021 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Limited S Appearance Package - Review By Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

I wonder what the "S" stands for? By Bruce Hotchkiss Special Correspondent West Coast Bureau The Auto Channel I'll never understand car model names. Take the Chrysler Pacifica. ... Continue reading

5 Ways to Improve Your Car’s Aerodynamics

5 Ways to Improve Your Car’s Aerodynamics

In the pursuit to increase your car’s handling and fuel economy, there are several elements you can upgrade for aerodynamic improvements. ... Continue reading

All New 2022 Kia Niro Sustainable and Obtainable

All New 2022 Kia Niro Sustainable and Obtainable

(SEOUL) November 25, 2021 – Kia Corporation has revealed the all-new Niro today for the first time at the 2021 Seoul Mobility Show, which aims to make sustainable mobility accessible for everyone. The all-new Niro embodies Kia’s commitment to building a more sustainable future. ... Continue reading

2022 Nissan Versa Pricing Starts at $15,080

2022 Nissan Versa Pricing Starts at $15,080

The 2022 Nissan Versa subcompact sedan offers an exceptional level of refinement with an exciting design, technology and safety features not usually found in the segment. ... Continue reading

Amtrak Kicks Off Annual Track Friday Sale With Buy One Get One Free Offer

Amtrak Kicks Off Annual Track Friday Sale With Buy One Get One Free Offer

WASHINGTON, Nov. 26, 2021 -- Amtrak has launched its sixth annual Track Friday Sale, offering customers the opportunity to buy one ticket and bring a friend for free for travel throughout the Northeast from Brunswick, Maine, to Boston, New York, Washington, D.C., and through Virginia. ... Continue reading

2021 Lexus RX 350 F Sport Black Line Special Edition - Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2021 Lexus RX 350 F Sport Black Line Special Edition - Review by David Colman +VIDEO

Family Friendly, comfortably refined, and modestly priced By David Colman Special Correspondent to THE AUTO CHANNEL The Lexus RX 350 is handling middle age with grace. The current model enters its fifth year of production essentially unchanged from the version Lexus introduced back in 2017. ... Continue reading

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE Review by Mark Fulmer

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE Review by Mark Fulmer

When the 2021 RAV4 Prime arrived my first impression was "cool colors (red and black) and sporty lines." But the best was yet to be. Press the Start button. ... Continue reading

On The Auto Channel's 25th Thanksgiving, Flashback Redux, Redux, Redux

On The Auto Channel's 25th Thanksgiving, Flashback Redux, Redux, Redux

November 24, 2005; Well another Thanksgiving has arrived...and thanks to the loyal TACH audience, our fantastic advertisers, and our hearty band of TACH men and women who make the site possible, we are still here!! Because we are a frugal and pragmatic bunch the reuse of a story albeit updated does not shake our journa ... Continue reading

A Proclamation on: Thanksgiving Day, 2021

A Proclamation on: Thanksgiving Day, 2021

White House November 24, 2021 Thanksgiving provides us with a time to reflect on our many blessings — from God, this Nation, and each other. We are grateful for these blessings, even — and especially — during times of challenge. ... Continue reading

Presidential Proclamation on Thanksgiving Day, 2019

Presidential Proclamation on Thanksgiving Day, 2019

On Thanksgiving Day, we remember with reverence and gratitude the bountiful blessings afforded to us by our Creator, and we recommit to sharing in a spirit of thanksgiving and generosity with our friends, neighbors, and families. Nearly four centuries ago, determined individuals with a hopeful vision of a more prospero ... Continue reading