Category Archives: driver-assistance safety features

2019 Lexus LC 500 – Drive Report

The LC 500 was all-new in 2018 and has received a few upgrades for 2019. The rear-wheel drive coupe has a 471-HP 5.0-L V8 with a 10-speed automatic that will take you fromĀ 0-to-60 mph in 4.4 seconds. Top speed is … Continue reading

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2020 Nissan Rogue – driving with ProPILOT

Nissan ProPILOT Assist mates steering assist with adaptive cruise control to keep the car centered in the driving lane. All you need is to keep a comfortable grip on the steering wheel and the system steers you along the highway, … Continue reading

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2019 Nissan Leaf Plus – Drive Review

With 215 miles of driving range, and maybe even more with some additional effort, the 2019 Nissan Leaf Plus is a near perfect car for getting around any big city. There’s plenty of room and plenty of performance. With EV … Continue reading

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2019 Range Rover Sport HSE MHEV – First Drive

With five different trims and as many different engines, the Range Rover Sport has something for everyone. Engine output is from 254hp to 575hp. A mild hybrid as well as a plug-in hybrid are offered. Plus there’s a diesel and … Continue reading

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2019 Lincoln Nautilus – Drive Review

Lincoln’s entry in the premium midsize utility segment has a new name and a new look. The Nautilus for 2019 has a choice of two new turbo engines, an 8-speed automatic and a full suite of ADAS safety equipment. Priced … Continue reading

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2019 Ford Ranger – Drive Review

The Ford Ranger is back for 2019. Another entry in the midsize pickup market to meet the needs of those who don’t really need a full size pickup. The Ranger is offered in one wheelbase and in two body-styles, the … Continue reading

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2020 Subaru Outback – First Drive

The sixth generation Outback has arrived and is all-new for 2020. With new structure, refined suspension, a new 260-HP turbo 2.4-L engine and standard all-wheel drive it’s ready for the highway or a dusty trail. There are seats for five, … Continue reading

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