Dodge Viper: 25 Million Combinations for One Legacy

Dodge Viper: 25 Million Combinations for One Legacy

I remember the Dodge Viper fondly in the mid 90s; that bright red jumped out of the TV commercials as the Viper, intentional or not, seemed to lead the entire Chrysler fleet.  I remember the slogan: “It’s about change – The New Dodge.” I, like many young kids, had a poster of the infamous Dodge Viper […]

1993 Toyota Supra from The Fast and the Furious Headed to Auction

1993 Toyota Supra from The Fast and the Furious Headed to Auction

Hey Fast And The Furious Fans, do you believe in dreams coming true? Well, that might be the case for one lucky bidder at Dana Mecum’s 28th Original Spring Classic next month. The iconic, bright orange 1993 Toyota Supra MKIV from the original movie, driven by the late Paul Walker, is heading to auction in the second […]

2015 Audi allroad 2.0T quattro Tiptronic Review

2015 Audi allroad 2.0T quattro Tiptronic Review

The National Automobile Dealers Association is projecting that SUVs will account for 56 percent of U.S. vehicles sales this year. They offer an elevated driving position, extra passenger and cargo carrying ability and many other benefits consumers seek in a larger vehicle. The lower price of gasoline is also a contributing factor and fuel mileage […]

45 Ways Toyota Makes Manufacturing Music With Gifony

45 Ways Toyota Makes Manufacturing Music With Gifony

The renowned Toyota Production System is now a symphony of self expression with Gifony. The world’s largest automaker takes a musical approach to life at their Kentucky and Mississippi assembly plants. Toyota’s industrial mantra sets an example.  Businesses model it and academic institutes study it.  The Gifony campaign shows Toyota’s manufacturing process moving in harmony as […]

First Look: Audi Prologue Allroad Concept

First Look: Audi Prologue Allroad Concept

Audi captured our hearts and eyes’ attention late last year at 2014 Los Angles International Auto Show with the unveiling of the gorgeous Prologue sedan concept. Earlier this year at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland, Audi unveiled the Prologue Avant concept and captured our hearts and eyes’ attention once again. Now, to complete […]

Ford Mustang: 51 Candles, Infinite Memories

Ford Mustang: 51 Candles, Infinite Memories

51 years ago this week, Ford Mustang made its debut at The World’s Fair in New York.  Over the years, that running horse on the grille has captured our hearts, refining more gracefully with with age.   Unlike some of its competitors, Mustang has never ceased production and a new model has greeted fans each […]

2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport AWD 2.0T Review

2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport AWD 2.0T Review

Hyundai has put the word Sport squarely in their Santa Fe small crossover SUV nomenclature and it’s more than just a badge on the rear lift gate.  The Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is high on the fun to drive meter, plain and simple. This is partly because Hyundai provides an optional 2.0-liter turbocharged engine for […]

2015 Jeep Renegade Trail Hawk 4x4 Review

2015 Jeep Renegade Trail Hawk 4×4 Review

The 2015 Jeep Renegade is the first offspring after the merger of Chrysler with Fiat Automobiles. Every time I think of a Jeep, I imagine a Wrangler or a Cherokee with huge mud or all-terrain tires, with jacked up suspension, climbing and traversing through some of the most inhospitable places on the earth. But, for […]

2015 Nissan Murano SL AWD Review

2015 Nissan Murano SL AWD Review

The transformation from the 2014 Nissan Murano to the 2015 model is dramatic to say the least. The only thing that wasn’t changed on the new SUV was the drive-train and the Murano badge on the rear lift gate. Nissan Murano gets a total redesign with new, bolder looking exterior styling plus a more upscale […]

Hyundai: Reaching for the Stars

Hyundai: Reaching for the Stars

We classify, rate and distinguish automobiles on horsepower, torque, cargo room, towing capacity and track times.  We marvel, speculate and fantasize on ways they might improve in future models. We find new ways to make vehicles with stronger, lighter materials having fuel economy and safety in mind.  We slam all sorts of technological innovations under […]

2016 Lexus GS-F First Look

2016 Lexus GS-F First Look

The long-awaited Lexus GS-F made its official North American debut earlier this year at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. When this car arrives at your local Lexus dealership later this year, it will become the fourth model in the company’s high performance F brand after the IS-F, LFA and the RC-F coupe. The car is designed […]

2015 Toyota Highlander Limited V6 AWD Review

2015 Toyota Highlander Limited V6 AWD Review

With a complete redo last year, is the new Toyota Highlander a wagon, a crossover, or an SUV? That’s the question we tried to answer this week as we test drove the new 2015 Toyota Highlander Limited V6 AWD. Toyota’s Highlander is a 7 to 8 seater, depending on how many adults and kids you […]