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A New R8 is on the Way for Audi

A New R8 is on the Way for Audi

One of the cars that we’ve all oohed and ahhed at when it was shown is the Audi R8. This car is sinfully elegant and stylish almost to a fault. The Audi R8 has been the flagship model that shows up every few years to […]

A New Twist on the Diesel Models from Volkswagen

A New Twist on the Diesel Models from Volkswagen

After months of discussion regarding the Volkswagen diesel scandal, there may be a way for Volkswagen to put some diesel models back on the road and make it so that we can have diesel models from this brand. For several months the EPA had denied […]

2017 Mini Hardtop 2 Door: Subcompact with an Attitude

2017 Mini Hardtop 2 Door: Subcompact with an Attitude

04.17.17 - Mini Hardtop 2 Door

Why do we love the Mini brand so much? Because no matter which model you choose from Mini you’re selecting a vehicle that comes with a personality and an attitude that makes it fun to drive. Think of the lineup from Mini as being similar to a small dog that prances around acting like it’s the boss of the house. One of the most loveable models from Mini is the Hardtop 2-door which is a small car that you can enjoy whipping around the corners and taking on the road to give you a performance and a presence you’ll love.

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2017 Lincoln Continental: Back to the Top

2017 Lincoln Continental: Back to the Top

When you hear the name Lincoln Continental a smile has to immediately cross your face. This name along brings back thoughts of the large, comfortable and impressive flagship models from Lincoln of the past. This car has returned for the 2017 model year to retake […]

Celebrating an Original

Celebrating an Original

Over the course of automotive history the hot hatch has been a type of car that has given us the fun we want to enjoy on the road while offering us the low price of a car that doesn’t take itself too seriously. A car […]

Can You Still Find One Abandoned in a Field

04.03.17 - Tucker 48

One of the automotive companies of the last century that has always brought interest and a bit of shame to the industry is the name of Tucker. While Preston Tucker found ways to build some of the most advanced cars of the time, and his “Tin Goose” which was a prototype of the Tucker ’48 was considered to be one of the original “Car of Tomorrow” vehicles on the market, the company didn’t last long. Pressure from larger automakers forced investigations that eventually showed Tucker had nothing to hide or be concerned about, but the money he spent battling these investigations left him without a car company.

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A New Car that Pays Homage

A New Car that Pays Homage

  One of the cars that we have enjoyed and admired for years is the Aston Martin DB5. This is the car that was originally shown in the James Bond movies and it was one that we loved to witness and watch over the first […]

Made for Scion; Presented by Toyota

Made for Scion; Presented by Toyota

As we saw the Scion brand make its way to a demise last year some of the models that had been part of the Scion name have been rebadged under the parent company of Toyota and are now being presented with new names. The FR-S […]

An EV Race that Will Leave You Amazed

An EV Race that Will Leave You Amazed

03.20.17 - Pikes Peak

In order to get the word out and make us realize a new EV company is coming into the game Faraday Future will challenge the current leader of the EV market at a race in the location we enjoy every year. While Faraday has been one of the most challenged automakers in the world for the last couple years because of a variety of issues, this new challenge could be perfect for the brand to make its way toward the headlines and become more of a serious contender when it comes to the high end EV vehicles that are driven on the road.

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2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD: The Big Power You Need

2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD: The Big Power You Need

  Are you planning to head out on the road with a fifth-wheel or travel trailer? If so, you need a massive truck with tons of power to get the job done for you and the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD could be the right truck for […]