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The Right Choice

The Right Choice

When you’re looking for the used car that you want to drive, a vehicle that’s been leased and turned in could be the right choice for you. This usually means you can find a vehicle that has relatively low miles on the odometer and will […]

The Kia Niro EV Adds More to the EV Market

The Kia Niro EV Adds More to the EV Market

The goal for Kia was to create the Niro in a variety of ways to make sure we can have the hybrid or EV model we want on the market. So far, we’ve seen the hybrid version and the plug-in hybrid models of the Kia […]

The Mazda Miata Just Got Better

The Mazda Miata Just Got Better

The Mazda Miata Just Got Better

Whether Mazda was tired of those that questioned whether or not the Miata had enough power or they simply decided it was time to have the car that has been the poster child of “zoom zoom” offered with more power than before, the Miata will have more power for 2019. This is excellent news for those of us that love the Miata and don’t want to be apologetic or keep telling people to get in and drive before making a judgment. While the Miata won’t be offered with enough power to take on the big boys, it will be more powerful and more fun. (more…)

Why Small Sports Cars are Dwindling

Why Small Sports Cars are Dwindling

We can look at the previous generations of vehicles that have been offered on the market for our driving experience and wonder why we don’t have some models offered today. One of the vehicles that we don’t see many of any longer is the small, […]

Bringing Racing to Your Home

Bringing Racing to Your Home

As much as we like to talk about the fun of racing and scheduling some track time, most of us will never experience the fun and exhilaration of driving around on a track. Instead, we get to enjoy the fun and imagination of a racing […]

Toyota Continues to Make Investments in Youth Education

Toyota Continues to Make Investments in Youth Education

Toyota has been leading the way when it comes to donating a variety of programs and developing contests to challenge young students in various areas around the country to showcase their interests in a variety of science and technology programs. This development is a strong investment in the future of the automotive industry and of the company programs offered that will allow the growth and development of future technologies like Toyota’s Dynamic Force Engine. The belief that the youth of today are the leaders of the world tomorrow is one that Toyota has subscribed to for many years.

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Who Would Turn Cars Into Crossovers

Who Would Turn Cars Into Crossovers

Because crossover SUV models have become as popular as they have, and have shrunk in size over the years, many automakers have considered the potential of creating crossover models from the names of cars that we’re used to enjoying. Ford teased a new Mach 1 […]

Bronco – A Special Blast from the Past

Bronco – A Special Blast from the Past

When it comes to reliving the glory days while anticipating what’s yet to come, we seem to do it better in America than anywhere else. We love our used Ford Broncos and we eagerly await the new model. As different brands have revived old nameplates […]

Robotic Testing You Might Not Think About

Robotic Testing You Might Not Think About

The different auto brands around the world have been testing vehicles for safety and security since the early 1930s. It might not feel that way because the seatbelts didn’t come until later, and the crumple zones even later than that, but it’s true. In the early days, humans were used for the testing with cadavers that were placed in the seats before the vehicle was crashed to see the impact that would be placed on the body in position during the crash. It wasn’t until the 1940s when the first dummies were put in the seats to help with this testing. Now there is robotic testing.

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The Chevrolet Colorado Offers You More Off-Road Performance

The Chevrolet Colorado Offers You More Off-Road Performance

If you thought the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 was an extreme off-roading machine, you’re going to be amazed by the upgrades that have been made to create a new version of this truck. Not only will you see a new off-road truck for the drive, this […]