Does the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid have whip appeal?

Chevy’s practical midsized 2016 Malibu Hybrid is hotter, more upscale and has the mouthwatering must-haves that a family would want in a sedan–reliability, comfort, eye-catching looks, peppy performance, cavernous innards and penny-pinching fuel savings at the pumps. The Malibu has…

The 2016 Chrysler 300 hauls class

Once referred to as a “Baby Bentley”, the Chrysler 300 has certainly come into its own and is no longer viewed as the poor man’s copy of the definitively British, hoity-toity automobile. Can the luxurious and boldly American-made 300, with…

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Steer clear of summer road rage: remember to ‘woosah’ during hot weather driving

Baby, it is blisteringly hot outside! When the thermometer rises, tempers tend to shoot through the roof and if you’re a motorist and someone tailgates you, suddenly swerves in front of your vehicle, or prevents you from changing lanes, you…

2016 Nissan Murano turns owners’ friends into hatahs!

The mid-sized crossover 2016 Nissan Murano with its mean mug and overall aggressive styling has been snatching stares since it was fully redesigned last year. Ever since the Murano shed its once anonymous looks and donned its new sheet metal,…

The 2014 Infiniti QX 80 Is Girthy In a Good Way

According to white-coat know-it-alls, being pudgy is a bad thing, but when referring to the 2014 Infinity QX 80, being fat is definitely where it’s at. This SUV is hefty. A full-sized luxury vehicle that offers seating for seven or…

2014 Toyota Tundra Growls In A Good Way

You don’t have to be a Texan, hard hat wearer, or even a cow poop-scooper named Farmer John, to drive around in a pickup truck! No longer viewed as run-of-the-mill workhorses not worth a second glance, today’s current crop of trucks have been bumped up status-wise and are now luxe head-turners. The 2014 Toyota Tundra will certainly make you look, and when you get behind the wheel and hear its growl, you’ll definitely want to experience the ride.

The 2014 Dodge Avenger Is Not Throwing Shade At Its Twin

The Dodge Avenger has been treated like a stepchild since its re-intro in 2008 — never a rock star and always in the shadows of its brawnier and pricier sibling with the badass rep, the Charger.

2014 Volvo S80 Makes You Wanna Change Your Mustard

The S80 is the uppity granddaddy of the Volvo family of vehicles that accommodates five-passengers, but in actuality, only four adults can fit comfortably in the sedan. The car has been freshened up to compete with other luxury running dogs such as the Acura TL, Cadillac CTS, and Hyundai Genesis. It’s been Botoxed and Juvédermed, with a new grille pattern and more prominent Volvo badge, new bumpers, LED cluster daytime running lights and redesigned taillights.

The 2014 Chevrolet Sonic Is Petite But Packs A Punch

The 2014 Chevy Sonic is an American-made subcompact, but don’t let its size or birthplace fool you. Even though the Sonic is made in the US of A, beneath its sheetmetal hood lies the heart of a wannabe Euro tooler.

2015 Ford Mustang Is Stellar, Baby!

Ford Mustang loyalists have been salivating for a full year, ever since execs spilled the tea that the iconic pony would get a facelift that even Joan Rivers would envy. Ford has had to tread carefully, though, in conjuring up its new, fierce design: it dare not ruffle the feathers of longtime Mustang lovers by un-buffing their beloved muscle car. The stallions under the hood of the Mustang, after all, couldn’t be replaced by mere mares! Designers also had to create eye-candy that looked modern and sexy enough to make Chevy Camaro enthusiasts turn their heads in the Mustang’s direction. And the next-gen vehicle had to be more fuel-efficient to boot.