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    Cadillac ATS Coupe

    by Frank S. Washington DETROIT – Cadillac has got something. Its two-seat version of the ATS sedan was slick, fun to drive and it had plenty of style. We test drove the 2015 ATS Coupe 3.6L RWD Premium. That translated into a 2+2 coupe with a 3.2-liter V6 that made 321 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque at 4,800 rpm. Mated to a six-speed automatic transmission, this powertrain was … [Read More...]

  • 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

    2015 Dodge Charger

    by Frank S. Washington WASHINGTON, D.C., – Dodge is billing the 2015 Charger as the world’s only four-door muscle car. The brand says the restyled Charger is the quickest, fastest and most powerful sedan on the planet. What’s more, Dodge does have the right stuff under the Charger’s hood to back up the claim. At the top of the power perch is the 2015 Dodge SRT Hellcat with a 6.2-liter … [Read More...]

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    Cadillac ELR

    By Frank S. Washington DETROIT – As we started writing this review there was a 2014 Cadillac ELR 2+2 coupe sitting in the driveway connected to the house. When the ELR was delivered, we were advised that its lithium ion battery had half of its full charge; that information immediately caused range anxiety but there was no need. Still, once the charge was depleted, we plugged the car into a … [Read More...]

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    2015 Lexus RC Coupe

    by Frank S. Washington White Plains, NY – Lexus of late is beginning to address an Achilles Hill that it has endured for years; its cars. But don’t get it twisted; Lexus cars have earned reputations for great builds, great quality, great materials and its dealers have augmented that with great customer care. All of the accolades have been well deserved. However, Lexus cars were also known to … [Read More...]

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    2015 Chevrolet Colorado

    By Casey Williams - MyCarData.com Chevrolet saw an opportunity. While the compact truck market — a segment once larger than full-size trucks – was shrinking and falling behind current technology, GM had an excellent mid-size truck in its global portfolio. The Chevy Colorado was already meeting the demands of incredibly tough conditions. What if Chevrolet could give it sportier styling and all … [Read More...]

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    2015 Volkswagen XL1 Hybrid

    By Ken Chester, Jr. --  Motor News Media The 2015 Volkswagen XL1 is an automotive standout that follows pure sports-car design principles: light weight (1753 lbs.), exceptional aerodynamics (Cd 0.19), and a low center of gravity. This super-efficient Volkswagen has the ability to cruise down the road at a constant 62 mph while using just 8.4 hp. In all-electric mode, the XL1 requires less than … [Read More...]

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    Volkswagen 2015 Lineup

    By Frank S. Washington                MIDDLEBURG, VA. – We came here to get a look at Volkswagen’s offerings for the 2015 model year. Normally, during these full-line previews there are a few tweaks here and some burnishing there. But VW did have a triad of new stuff that will help its presence in the U.S. market. The German automaker has come a long way from the days when its calling card … [Read More...]

  • 2014 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S

    Porsche Cayenne Turbo S

    By Dan Scanlan - MyCarData.com When Porsche entered the luxury sports utility vehicle market in 2002 with the Porsche Cayenne, Porschefiles were horrified. I mean, first there was the VW-engined 914 passed off as a Porsche, then the front-engine 924/944 and V-8 928 grand tourer, but at least those were sports cars. Now Stuttgart is selling a truck, some gasped. Well, when a truck has a 550 … [Read More...]

  • 2015 Dodge Challenger R/T

    2015 Dodge Challenger

    by Frank S. Washington PORTLAND, Ore. – We came to the City of Roses to test drive the 2015 Dodge Challenger. But that was really a misnomer. Yes, we drove the Challenger, well three of them, but the real news here was brand expansion rooted in horsepower.    Dodge wants to reassert its heritage as a mainstream performance brand and with the 2015 Dodge Challenger it takes a big step in that … [Read More...]

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    2015 Kia K900

    By Jim Meachen and Ted Biederman - MyCarData.com While we found our test car, the all-new full-sized rear-driven Kia K900 luxury sedan certainly worth its $66,000 price — in fact, a true bargain — the question that kept popping up as we floated down the road, who is going to buy this vehicle? Perhaps Kia has answered the question that nobody has asked except for the media. Michael Sprague, … [Read More...]

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    Cadillac ATS Coupe

    2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe rotate

    Tweet by Frank S. Washington DETROIT – Cadillac has got something. Its two-seat version of the ATS sedan was slick, fun to drive and it had plenty of style. We test drove the 2015 ATS Coupe 3.6L RWD Premium. That translated into a 2+2 coupe with a 3.2-liter V6 that made 321 horsepower and 275…
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    Toyota RAV4

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    Tweet By Chris Jackson – MyCarData.com The most useful quality of the Toyota RAV4 is that it’s fine with changing plans. It’s hard to put a finger on exactly what makes a vehicle seem emotionally nimble. Some cars are just good with whatever happens to come up, while others are considerably more regimented. A Lexus…
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    2015 Lincoln Navigator

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    Tweet by Frank S. Washington DETROIT – For a while there, it seemed like the Lincoln Navigator was headed to the trash heap. That’s how long it took the brand to fashion a new generation of the first luxury full-size sport utility. But for 2015 Lincoln has managed to mesh new and traditional in a…
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    2015 Ford Expedition

    2015 Ford Expedition

    Tweet By Ken Chester, Jr., —  M0otor News Media The Ford Expedition SUV debuted in 1996 and is currently Ford’s largest utility vehicle. By most measures, it is a leader in interior space, accommodating eight passengers. Two versions are offered – the standard wheelbase which is six inches longer than Ford Explorer and has three…
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