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2015 Acura TLX: Safety and Security Personified

2015 Acura TLX: Safety and Security Personified

Acura continues their safety reputation with their new TLX, earning the highest possible marks with both the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.  A 5 star rating from the government’s New Car Assessment Program and IIHS’s Top Safety Pick honors are forthcoming as well. The 2015 Acura TLX […]

What Is With All These Quasi-SUV Hatchback Cars??

What Is With All These Quasi-SUV Hatchback Cars??

Has anyone else noticed that we are neck deep in lifted, four door, wannabe suv cars all of the sudden?  What is with all these quasi-SUV hatchback cars? It seemed to start with the SUV based X6 in 2008. BMW took the perfectly good X5 and made it less useful. It had its roof hacked […]

2016 Acura NSX: Not Just for Iron Man Anymore.

2016 Acura NSX: Not Just for Iron Man Anymore.

So, Acura has FINALLY released the production version of the next gen NSX. We saw a concept in 2012 running around in The Avengers, but this is a real car. It may not look as exotic to me as the Ford GT that we posted about yesterday, but it has at least as much tech […]

Production-Ready Acura NSX to Debut - Finally - at Detroit Auto Show

Production-Ready Acura NSX to Debut – Finally – at Detroit Auto Show

One of the first times the new Acura NSX was seen by the public was in a commercial that featured Jerry Seinfeld battling to get the first new NSX, eventually losing to Jay Leno. Then about a year and a half later, Acura used an NSX concept car at the Mid Ohio Indy Car race […]

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 […]

2013 Automoblog Not Another Car Award: At the Auto Show

2013 Automoblog Not Another Car Award: At the Auto Show

Looking back to the past year, the next avenue of automotive intrigue is the events that caused us to preconceive the future presented in 2014 and beyond. This year, auto shows encompassing the globe have provided a celebration to what the automobile is and to what it could be. Prior to 2013, automakers have been […]

Four Virtual-First Test Drives in New Video Games

Four Virtual-First Test Drives in New Video Games

For a little over a month, video gamers has been acquainting themselves to a new Sony PlayStation 4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One. Some of the most advanced video entertainment consoles ever created, new era of gaming provides a new level of indulgence for automotive enthusiasts. There is the potential to gain even more immersive contact […]

10 Hybrid Supercars To Expect in the Next 5 Years

10 Hybrid Supercars To Expect in the Next 5 Years

Thanks the US government mandate that automotive fleets reach 54.5 mpg by 2025, the dawn of the hybrid supercar is upon us. And it comes to a point where- while the naturally aspirated V12 and naughty six-speed manual gearbox will always reign supreme in the fun department, the hybrid powertrain and dual-clutch gearbox are technologically […]

Acura NSX: A Look at the History & Future of Honda's New Sports eXperimental

Acura NSX: A Look at the History & Future of Honda’s New Sports eXperimental

Supercars are meant to be blunt instruments of speed. Fearsome beasts. Tamed by the wealthy, then lorded over the peasants as a sign of power and affluence. In the 1980’s, most supercars were about as refined as a medieval ox cart, and just as difficult to drive. There was often no visibility, the cabins were […]

Acura NSX Prototype Makes Debut Run at Mid-Ohio

Acura NSX Prototype Makes Debut Run at Mid-Ohio

This Sunday at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Charlie Kimball recorded his first-ever IZOD IndyCar Series win driving a Honda-powered vehicle for Chip Ganassi Racing. The fourth consecutive win for a Honda-engined car in the 2013 season, the Japanese derived auto brand has come to life as a meaningful force against what was an almost […]

Happy St. Patrick's Day! Here's a Crapload of Green Supercars to Look At

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Here’s a Crapload of Green Supercars to Look At

Well, you’re probably all too drunk to be reading this, but maybe you’ll catch it in the morning. As you and your liver know, it’s St. Patrick’s Day today! St. Partick’s Day started when…huh? Yeah, pass over another Guinness! Enough talking – check out the gallery below and let us know what green supercar is […]

Love at the 2013 Canadian International AutoShow

Love at the 2013 Canadian International AutoShow

Serving as a Christmas after Christmas for me, the 2013 Canadian International AutoShow in Toronto is my first chance to gain a firsthand view of the most recent products. While many have made global debuts at many prior auto shows, I will attest there is no replacement to setting your own eyes on the presence […]

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