Mar
19

2017 Toyota Camry

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Tweet by Frank S. Washington DETROIT – There’s a reason that the Toyota Camry has been the bestselling passenger car in the U.S. for 14 straight years: simplicity and reliability. And that is no different with the 2017 model which represents the 7th generation of the front-wheel-drive sedan which has been around for 35 years.…
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Mar
19

2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV

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Tweet By Ken Chester Jr., —  Motor News Media With the curves of a seductive Italian passenger car and the alluring power of a boutique Italian performance car, Alfa Romeo has introduced its take on the American SUV. Named Stelvio, the premium Italian SUV is the second of a new generation of vehicles built on…
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Mar
12

2017 Kia Forte S

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Tweet by Frank S. Washington DETROIT – Kia continues to make incremental improvements to its entry level Forte For the 2017 model year, the Kia Forte S got a new front bumper and the “tiger nose” grille has been widened to connect with the newly designed headlights, which are available with Xenon HID lights. But…
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Mar
05

Toyota Prius Three Touring

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Tweet by Frank S. Washington DETROIT – The Toyota Prius is the gold standard when it comes to hybrids. It was the first mass produced gasoline electric hybrid vehicle when it came on the market almost 20 years ago. And over that time, the car has quietly expanded its offerings and now has one half…
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Mar
05

2017 BMW 330e iPerformance — The joy of electric driving

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Tweet By Dan Scanlan – MyCarData.com Until now, someone who wanted performance and economy in a BMW had one choice — its 3-Series turbodiesel. But now BMW has spread what it’s learned in its electric i3 and i8 into more mass consumption products. Say hello to the BMW 330e iPerformance — “e” for plug-in hybrid,…
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Feb
26

2017 Kia Soul Turbo

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Tweet by Frank S. Washington DETROIT – The Kia Soul has survived in a niche where many have failed. It is a square box yet stylish, sassy and it had a little bit of sex appeal. What’s more, this year’s edition was beefed up with added power. For 2017, the Soul got a 1.6-liter turbocharged…
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Feb
26

2017 Buick Encore, Small and attractive

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Tweet By Jim Meachen and Ted Biederman – MyCarData.com Luxury in a small, fuel-efficient package is the new hot commodity in the automotive world and the Buick Encore certainly fills the bill. It’s stylish and seems to suit the tastes of those who expect luxury appointments, a quiet cabin, an excellent driving position, and the…
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Feb
19

2017 Lexus ES 300h

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Tweet by Frank S. Washington DETROIT – The saying that simplicity is a fine line between elegance and plainness came to mind as we test drove the 2017 Lexus ES 300h. It was simple, straightforward and pragmatic. Perhaps that’s why it is a bellwether of the Lexus lineup. Yes, the car does have the brand’s spindle…
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Feb
19

2018 Chevrolet Equinox SUV, Perfect Balance

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Tweet  By Ken Chester Jr.,  Motor News Media Chevrolet has introduced the all-new 2018 Equinox, a fresh and modern SUV sized and designed to meet the needs of the compact SUV customer.   “We’ve got the strongest truck business in the industry and we’ve reinvigorated our car lineup with Volt, Cruze and Malibu,” said Alan…
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Feb
15

2017 Chicago Auto Show

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Tweet by Frank S. Washington CHICAGO – You can get jaded walking around three or four or more auto shows every year. But occasionally you see something special. In this case it was the 2017 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack. A couple of years ago, Dodge staked out its brand identification: power and performance at…
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