Denis Flierl

Denis Flierl

Denis Flierl

Car Reviews Editor
Denis Flierl has over twenty five years combined auto industry and automotive journalism experience that he brings to Automoblog readers. Over the thirteen years that he owned an automotive business, he worked directly with every major car brand in the auto industry and became familiar with all makes and models of cars. His passion for cars led him to spend the last twelve years in automotive journalism where he brings all that experience to his readers as he writes about the auto industry and the latest test cars he drives.
Denis Flierl

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National writer for Torque News giving you the latest Subaru new car reviews and news. Test driving with altitude.
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Denis Flierl
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2015 Nissan Rogue SV AWD Review

2015 Nissan Rogue SV AWD Review

For those looking for a car-like ride with the versatility of an SUV, the Nissan Rogue is a compelling choice. Nissan uses what they call Active Ride control to smooth out the bumps and it works. The Rogue’s cabin is high on the comfort meter and is a strength for this class. This week we’ll […]

2015 Toyota Prius Five rear

2015 Toyota Prius Five Review

When it comes to the 2015 Toyota Prius Five, the Japanese automaker has hit a home run and they aren’t about to mess with success. It’s still the number one selling hybrid in America, and one of the most recognizable cars on the road. Toyota hasn’t changed much for 2015 and why should they? When […]

2015 Lexus ES 350 Review

2015 Lexus ES 350 Review

Now in its sixth generation, the 2015 Lexus ES 350 is still the entry-level luxury sedan to beat, but there’s much competition in this segment. The Acura TLX is another Japanese entry along with the Hyundai Genesis, the Buick LaCrosse and Chrysler 300 are worthy competitors. Lexus still holds the keys to one of the […]

2015 Honda Fit EX Review

2015 Honda Fit EX Review

When the bright Mystic Yellow Honda Fit arrived in my driveway for the week, I have to admit, I wasn’t too excited. I had just finished a fun week with the 431hp 2015 BMW M4, and now had to get into the 130hp compact car. It was a bit of a let down to say […]

2014 Lexus IS 350C F-Sport Review

2014 Lexus IS 350C F-Sport Review

What’s better than a rear-wheel drive luxury performance sport convertible? A rear-wheel drive luxury performance sport coupe that can transform itself into a convertible in 20 seconds. That’s what the Lexus IS 350C can do, and it’s as easy as pushing a switch. This week we are test driving the 2014 IS 350C and it […]

2015 Volvo V60 T6 R-Design AWD Review

2015 Volvo V60 T6 R-Design AWD Review

From the outside, the new 2015 Volvo V60 T6 R-Design looks like a fairly typical wagon for families, but once you get behind the wheel, it’s a whole different vehicle. Most Americans don’t have an appreciation for wagons like the Europeans do, and this new Volvo V60 could change some minds here in the U.S. […]

2015 Kia K900 side

2015 Kia K900 V8 Review

The South Koreans are making a good run at getting a foothold in the luxury sedan market with the new 2015 Kia K900. This is Kia’s first rear-wheel-drive luxury sedan entry into the North American market, and it shares the same basic platform as the Hyundai Equus flagship. When compared with the competition, the K900 […]

2015 Lexus GX 460 Luxury Review

2015 Lexus GX 460 Luxury Review

Even though many SUV owners don’t take their vehicles off-road, the Lexus GX 460 is highly capable if you ever need to get off the pavement. It would be the ideal vehicle for a family who lives outside the city and lives in the mountains or needs to travel unpaved roads to get home. That’s […]

2014 Lexus GS 450h front

2014 Lexus GS 450h 4-Door Sedan Review

Lexus seems to be pumping out more hybrids than any other brand as again we are testing another fuel-stingy hybrid from Toyota’s luxury division. This week we’ll be testing the 2014 Lexus GS 450h 4-Door Sedan that is unique because it’s a full-size sedan that offers impressive performance while delivering the fuel economy of a […]

2015 Acura TLX 3.5L SH-AWD Review

2015 Acura TLX 3.5L SH-AWD Review

The sedan wars are heating up and the new 2015 Acura TLX has just been added to the mix of four door athletes. TLX is all-new for 2015 and has the unenviable job of replacing two cars in the Acura lineup, the TSX and TL. TLX is positioned between the compact ILX and the flagship […]

2015 Infiniti QX70 S 3.7 AWD Review

2015 Infiniti QX70 S 3.7 AWD Review

If you are a driving enthusiast and looking for a sporty SUV, the 2015 Infiniti QX70 S offers everything you are probably looking for. The 21-inch Black 6-spoke dark-finish wheels sets this luxury Infiniti SUV immediately apart from the other crossovers on the road. And when you climb inside, there’s plenty of sporty features to […]

2015 Lexus RX 450h Hybrid AWD Review

2015 Lexus RX 450h Hybrid AWD Review

The 2015 Lexus RX 450h Hybrid AWD SUV: Toyota Motor Company and Lexus, have been ranked as the most environmentally friendly car company, mainly because of Toyota’s leading position in the development and production of hybrid gas-electric vehicles. And luxury division Lexus features upscale hybrids that give buyers willing to spend a bit more green, […]