Honda CRF 250L Test Ride

?Honda CRF 250L? A winner in the dirt ? or not Should the mood strike you to go trail riding off the beaten path where there are no roads, or tool around surface streets of the urban jungle, the venerable Honda CRF 250L is not a bad way to go. In fact, the CRF 250L…

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2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK250 BlueTec 4MATIC Test Drive

?2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK250 BlueTec 4MATIC ?Diesel added to SUV lineup Mercedes-Benz?s initial entry into the SUV marketplace was the first generation M-Class back in 1997,which was followed in 2001 with the G-Class. In 2005, the second generation M-Class bowed, and 2005 also saw the introduction of the R-Class. The following year, the GL-Class debuted, followed…

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2013 Suzuki GW250 Test Ride

?2013 Suzuki GW250: A bike in a class of its own? Suzuki?s motorcycle division has just introduced an all-new, affordable, fuel efficient and agile bike in the standard genre that is uniquely in a class of its own. It?s the 2013 Suzuki GW250….

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2013 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited Test Drive

?Hyundai comes with Hybrid lifetime battery guarantee? Hyundai remains firmly committed to leading the automotive industry in fuel efficiency after climbing to the top of the U.S. Corporate Average Fuel Economy rankings in 2009. With their implementation of a powertrain lineup that consists exclusively of four cylinder engines and six-speed transmissions, Hyundai’s 2011 Sonata sedan…

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Buick Encore Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Atlanta ? Years ago, older and wiser friends and family advised us to travel while we still can, and not wait until it became too difficult because of age and ailments. With our ages creeping up, we?ve taken that sage advice to heart, and for the last couple of years…

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Lexus RX 350 Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Washington D.C. ? Already on the East Coast for a Mercedes introduction, we decided to take some time out to explore an area we?d heard lots about but never seen, the Poconos in Eastern Pennsylvania. We also thought it might be a good time to get reacquainted with the Lexus…

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2013 Suzuki Burgman 650 ABS Test Ride

?2013 Suzuki Burgman 650 ABS: Super scooting in style? We recently reviewed the Burgman 400 in this column, which was totally acceptable, but we?ll deal here with the new 2013 Suzuki Burgman 650 ABS model ? their top-of-the-line scooter.?The Burgman from Suzuki has been around for a few years now, available as both a 400…

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2013 Fiat 500e Test Drive

?2013 Fiat 500e expands Cinquecento lineup? You?ll get a charge out of it ? Fiat?s iconic 500 was absent from the North American marketplace for more than 25 years. It?s disappearance possibly due to dependability issues and the premise that FIAT was an acronym for ?Fix It Again Tony?. Whether or not that was a…

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2014 Hyundai Equus Ultimate Test Drive

?2014 Hyundai Equus flagship adds comprehensive enhancements? Hyundai?s flagship sedan, the Equus made its North American debut at the 2011 New York International Auto Show, and Hyundai?s intent with this new luxury sedan was to compete on a global level with other premium marques in the segment on all levels ? design, performance capability, amenity…

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2013 Acura TL SH-AWD Advance Test Drive

?2013 Acura TL: Continues its refinement? The 2013?Acura TL ?is changed little from last year?s visual modifications that incorporated new front and rear styling treatments. The grille bar, though still instantly recognizable as belonging to the Acura family was reduced in size, which should find favor with those who were not a fan of the…

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