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Added Value: Why The Lexus IS 300 Is More Than ...

If I based this test drive on looks alone, I’d be shouting the catch phrase of one of my favorite WWE wrestling Tye Dillinger when describing the 2018 Lexus IS 300: “10, 10, 10, 10, 10, 10, 10!” You’d have ...
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Coastal Cruising: Nissan Launches 2019 Altima In Santa Barbara

I went to Santa Barbara, California for the first time for the official launch of the all new 2019 Nissan Altima. Nissan hosted media guests and influencers from all over the world in the picturesque town with an airport about ...
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Rainy Ride: A Challenging Commute In The Kia Sorento

It’s always easy to test drive a vehicle when the sun is out and the weather is stellar. If I’m telling the truth, great weather can sometimes make you feel better about a car that you really don’t love as ...
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Fuel Focused: Super Savings In 2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid

Hybrids have become ubiquitous with Toyota because of the success the automotive manufacturer has had with the Toyota Prius. But for the first time I was spending time in a Toyota Camry Hybrid and this newly redesigned 2018 model exceeded ...
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Hip Whip: Does The “C” in Toyota C-HR Stand For ...

It’s distinctively stylish and it had its prime-time TV debut in May when the top four finalists of “The Voice” received one for making it as far as they did. This hip whip is the 2018 Toyota C-HR and this ...
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A-List Rides: Miata Magic In The 2018 Mazda MX-5

So it is 11:50am ET and I’m in Starbucks near my house, about 8 miles and a 25 minute ride in moderate traffic from the CNN building in downtown Washington, DC. Something told me to check the email for my ...
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Beach Behavior: Nissan Launches U.S. Version Of Kicks In Sunny ...

I traveled to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Olympics where Nissan launched a new subcompact car, the Nissan Kicks. (READ: Road To Rio: Nissan Drives Us Into The Olympic Games) I was one of ...
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A-List: The Pint-Sized 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Sport Packs A ...

I had three nearly back to back days of heading into downtown Washington, D.C. just after morning rush hour and before the lunchtime break to go to the CNN building for TV appearances. Typically, CNN and their sister channel HLN ...
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A-List Rides: Countryside Exploration In The 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser

Nothing like a road trip in a big, luxury SUV. That’s exactly what I did in the 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser. I put this large-size truck on the road to visit my hometown, Warrenton, Virginia – a ride that’s about ...
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A-List Rides: Highway Hustling In The 2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid ...

My friend Jason called me and told me he was coming to Washington, DC for a three week political project and asked me could I pick him up from Baltimore-Washington Airport, which we in the D.C. area called BWI. Now ...