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BMW i8 Concours d'Elegance Special Edition
16 Aug

BMW Reveals 3 Special Vehicles at Pebble Beach Concours

BMW has unveiled three significant cars at the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance: the BMW Vision Future Luxury, the BMW i8 Concours d’Elegance Edition, and the 30th Anniversary BMW M5. BMW Vision Future Luxury With groundbreaking exterior and interior design, along with innovative technology, the BMW Vision Future Luxury offers a glimpse into the long-term […]

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2015 Lexus NX
12 Aug

First Drive: 2015 Lexus NX

Luxury crossovers are one of the hottest segments in the market, and smaller sized entry-level premium crossovers have become especially enticing for new car buyers. More practical than a sedan, and with the kind of features and performance befitting a luxury car, these little utes are being snapped up by young couples and single professionals in surprising numbers.

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2015 Chevrolet Suburban in Black Front Passenger Side in Lake Ta
10 Jul

Review: 2015 Chevrolet Suburban, King of the Full-Size SUVs

The Chevy Suburban has been around for quite a while. So long, in fact, that it now has the distinction of being the longest continuous use automotive nameplate in the world. The Suburban was also the first truck-based SUV, and continues to be one of GM’s most profitable models.

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2014 Audi RS 5
19 Jun

Review: 2014 Audi RS 5

Likes: Screaming 4.2L V8 loves to rev to its 8,000+ rpm redline Handling limits are so high you’ll be itching to hit the track Superb 7-speed S-tronic transmission makes you forget that there is no clutch pedal Typical Audi interior is comfortable and hard to fault Dislikes: The smallish V8 lacks low-end grunt, especially compared […]

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mercedes amg cla45 vs bmw m235
29 Apr

German Coupes do Battle at Mazda Raceway

Round 2: German Compact Coupes – BMW M235i vs. Mercedes CLA 45 AMG For those who feel that stuffing a big engine in a large car is a bit clumsy and oafish, the Germans have long provided a satisfying answer. After all, BMW practically invented the small sports sedan, and now even AMG has decided […]

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chevrolet ss vs chrysler 300 srt
28 Apr

4-door American Muscle Car Showdown

Round 1 – American muscle cars – Chevrolet SS vs 300 SRT We take 2 American muscle sedans out on the track to see which best satisfies the need for speed. Chevrolet is back in the American muscle car game with the new SS, although we have Australia to thank for this big brawny sedan. […]

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2014 Audi A7 TDI
01 Apr

Review: 2014 Audi A7 TDI – the Ultimate Luxury Cruiser

Likes: One word: torque!! Excellent fuel efficiency, especially on the highway Well-balanced sport suspension provides comfort and performance Class-leading interior design Elegant, distinctive exterior design Dislikes: $66k base price is quite steep Not the roomiest mid-size luxury car Annoying dashboard squeak Let us open this review with a few disclaimers: We’re a big fan of […]

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