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2024 Infiniti QX50 Autograph AWD: Yet Another SUV

2024 Infiniti QX50 Autograph AWD: Yet Another SUV

Nissan created the Infiniti luxury brand quite a few years ago now and they've managed to go through many iterative designs of their premium vehicles. But mid-level luxury vehicles are a booming market with just about every manufacturer seeming to offer something in...

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Mazda Goes Upscale with the 2024 Mazda CX-90

Mazda Goes Upscale with the 2024 Mazda CX-90

The automotive industry has been evolving over the last few decades, with entry level car makers pushing into more luxurious designs and fancier trim packages. Brands that were synonymous with "first car" now offer vehicles with all the bells and whistles that were...

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2024 GMC Sierra 2500 AT4X Pickup Truck: It’s a Beast!

2024 GMC Sierra 2500 AT4X Pickup Truck: It’s a Beast!

There are compact daily commute vehicles that sip delicately at the fuel in the tank and there are monsters that are out to clear your way, gulping down the fuel as they go. Most people use their vehicles to get from point A to point B so it's no surprise that small...

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2024 Toyota Sienna XSE AWD: Same Again, Same Again

2024 Toyota Sienna XSE AWD: Same Again, Same Again

Toyota is the best selling car brand in the world so it seems reasonable to have high expectations when getting into a Toyota vehicle. I used to be tightly aligned with the brand too, having owned a Tercel, a Supra, and a Prius in the past. My son has a 2022 Toyota...

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2023 BMW 760i xDrive Sedan: Genteel Luxury

2023 BMW 760i xDrive Sedan: Genteel Luxury

Imagine you've spent your whole life eating Spaghettios from a can. You heat it up and dump it into a bowl. That's your definition of great Italian food. Until one day when a Michelin-rated chef prepares some pasta for you, at which point you suddenly realize how...

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Is The 2023 Ford Mustang Mach-E EV Really a Mustang?

Is The 2023 Ford Mustang Mach-E EV Really a Mustang?

Let's start right out with the good news: Ford has a hit on its hands with the Mustang Mach-E. It's a fun, comfortable, quick-charging electric vehicle perfect for most people. The range isn't going to break any records (at its best the EPA lists 290 miles, but my...

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2023 Ford Bronco Sport Heritage: A Fun, Retro SUV

2023 Ford Bronco Sport Heritage: A Fun, Retro SUV

Ford helped create the Sport Utility Vehicle category with the 1966 introduction of the Ford Bronco, a vehicle with the approximate dimensions of a pickup truck, but covered and integrated into the front compartment, rather than with the bed exposed to the elements....

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2023 Honda Accord Hybrid Touring: A Delightful Sedan

2023 Honda Accord Hybrid Touring: A Delightful Sedan

The Honda Accord has been in the US car market for a really long time. In fact, the first generation of this popular family sedan was introduced back in 1976, making it one of the oldest vehicles in the Honda lineup. Fun fact: The '76 model was available as a 5-speed...

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A Delightful Drive: The 2023 Toyota Crown Platinum

A Delightful Drive: The 2023 Toyota Crown Platinum

I've been driving a lot of Toyota vehicles recently, which has been a fascinating dive into product design and evolution. From the outside, it would be reasonable to figure that there's a reasonable amount of standardization across vehicle models in a lineup, but it's...

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Awkward but Sleek: 2023 Toyota Prius Limited

Awkward but Sleek: 2023 Toyota Prius Limited

Toyota has gone through a couple of generations of its tremendously popular Prius at this point. I owned one myself for many years back when my kids were smaller, and generally really liked it. The Prius was also one of the vehicles that convinced car owners that...

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First EV Charge Experience with Electrify America

First EV Charge Experience with Electrify America

I'm driving a beautiful 2023 Genesis GV70 electric vehicle this week and having just spent the last two days zipping all over the state, my battery was looking pretty depleted. The problem is, as an occasional EV driver, I haven't spent the money to install a 220V...

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Fun and Sporty 2023 Dodge Hornet GT Plus

Fun and Sporty 2023 Dodge Hornet GT Plus

There have been a surprising number of vehicles throughout the decades with "Hornet" in their name, most infamously the AMC Hornet. That Hornet morphed into the AMC Gremlin, the AMC Spirit, the AMC Concorde, and, finally, the AMC Eagle. You probably don't have any of...

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