Chevrolet Impala
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Chevrolet Impala begs comparison

April 5, 2019 Richard 0

I saw my first Chevrolet Impala in 1958. The triple taillights told me it was different than the Bel Air parked next to it. The Impala remained atop the Chevrolet hierarchy, until it was replaced […]

Infiniti QX50
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2019 Infiniti QX50

April 1, 2019 Richard 0

The 2019 Infiniti QX50 is new from road to roof. That’s a good thing, because the outgoing version was getting a bit long in the tooth. The new QX50 is shorter, wider and taller than […]

Jeep Cherokee
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2019 Jeep Cherokee

March 30, 2019 Richard 0

  There are four Jeeps – the ubiquitous body-on-frame Wrangler – and a trio of crossovers – Grand Cherokee, Cherokee and Compass. They all are engineered to offer the off-road prowess expected of the brand. […]

Toyota Camry
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Base Toyota Camry LE screams value

March 28, 2019 Richard 0

I am provided a constant supply of press vehicles for appraisal. All but a very few are extremely well equipped. It is easy to forget what a plain, ordinary everyday vehicle is like. Rental cars […]

Ram 1500
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Ram 1500 SLT offers great value

March 24, 2019 Richard 0

I have reviewed pickups for more than three decades. During that time I have witnessed the transition from workhorse to family “car.” The majority of pickups in press fleets supplied for the media have been […]


2019 Hyundai Santa Fe grows up

March 20, 2019 Richard 0

Hyundai has brought a redesigned Santa Fe to the fight for 2019. The larger, and poorly-named, Santa Fe XL, will be replaced by the three-row Palisade this year as a 2020 model. The 2019 Hyundai […]

Mustang Bullitt

2019 Mustang Bullitt a look back

March 18, 2019 Richard 0

This one had me the second the engine came to life – that gorgeous and distinct sound of a barely muffled American V8. The sound track in this case, came from a specially modified set […]

GMC Terrain

2019 GMC Terrain Denali review

March 12, 2019 Richard 0

GMC is using the 2019 Terrain Denali to gain a foothold in the growing mid-size luxury utility vehicle segment. It has positioned the Denali against established luxury brands like Audi, BMW, Infiniti, Lexus, Lincoln and […]

VW Atlas

2018 Volkswagen Atlas review

March 10, 2019 Richard 0

The Volkswagen Atlas is part of the plan to address the company’s shortcomings in North America. Volkswagen, marketed as a premium brand, has struggled to keep up the relentless onslaught of Asian products with their […]