Monthly Archives: January 2017

2016.5 Mazda CX-5 – Road Trip

Mazda’s CX-5 2-row, 5-passenger crossover SUV got some tweaks with the 2016.5 model. For 2017 the CX-5 will be all-new following in the footsteps of the 7-passenger CX-9. I road tripped the CX-5 and got to see first hand what … Continue reading

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2017 Genesis G90 – First Drive

Now we have the Korean take on luxury to look at, choose and drive. The all-new Genesis brand with its all-new 2017 G90 4-door sedan is something to look at. Premium V6 or Ultimate V8 models, both in rear drive … Continue reading

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2017 Toyota 86 – A Closer Look

The Toyota 86 2+2 sport coupe is the reborn Scion FR-S with some styling tweaks on the outside and a few upgrades on the inside. A bit of chassis stiffening and suspension retuning makes this fun sportster very tossable. The … Continue reading

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2017 North American International Auto Show

The Detroit auto show is abuzz with new vehicle introductions, concept cars, tweets about American investments and lots of chatter about artificial intelligence and self-driving cars. The 2017 ┬áNACTOY winners are Chevy Bolt, Chrysler Pacifica and Honda Ridgeline, respectively the … Continue reading

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2017 Mitsubishi Outlander – Drive Report

There’s a lot of players in the SUV market and the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander is one that offers good value for the money. The Outlander was refreshed in 2016 and for 2017 it gets a few more tweaks. With 3-row … Continue reading

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