2018 Ford EcoSport SES 4WD Test Drive

?2018 Ford EcoSport SES 4WD? A Small as in subcompact SUV with Basic Amenities ? OVERVIEW Ford?s newest entry into the SUV arena first appeared on our shores last year as the 2018 Ford EcoSport. It has been on sale in other global markets for a few years now. The 2019 model year will carry…

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2018 Volkswagen Atlas V6 SEL 4MOTION Test Drive

?2018 Volkswagen Atlas SEL 4MOTION? VW?s American built Family-Sized SUV Overview The all-new 2018 Volkswagen Atlas is based on the award-winning Modular Transverse Matrix (MQB) architecture, and it is the largest, most dynamic Volkswagen vehicle ever assembled in America. It is built alongside the Passat at VW?s Chattanooga, TN assembly plant….

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2018 Lexus IS 350 Test Drive

?2018 Lexus IS 350 4-Door Sedan? An Entry Level Performance Inspired Luxury Sedan Lexus is generally thought of in terms of producing luxury level vehicles, ranging from entry to premium status. The pioneer of the Lexus sports performance set first came in 2001 in the form of the Lexus IS F, which cranked out a…

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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer The 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid is new to the U.S. Crossover party this year. In fact, it takes the elite position of being the world?s first plug-in hybrid crossover and as the best-selling PHEV in Europe and now it?s available in the United States. The all-new 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander…

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2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom Test Drive

?2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom SWB” World?s Most Luxurious Sedan – the 8th Generation Phantom Overview Some automobile marques are legendary and are to be revered as perhaps the pinnacle of the luxury automotive kingdom. Rolls-Royce is definitely such a marque, and has been since its very beginning in 1904 when Charles Stewart Rolls and Sir Henry…

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2018 Volkswagen Passat Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Competing in a class of overachievers, like the latest Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, and Mazda6, the 2018 Volkswagen Passat is holding its own despite its age. For 2018, Volkswagen is upping the ante by adding a new sportier V6 GT version to their existing fleet of six midsize Passat sedans….

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20218 BMW M5 High Performance Sedan Test Drive

?BMW M5 High Performance Sedan? ?M? is for Muscle ? M5 quickest ever Not only is the 2018 BMW M5 High Performance Sedan the quickest M vehicle to date, it is also the most technologically advanced high performance sedan, making it perhaps the quintessential high performance sedan in today?s marketplace. Its 0-60 mph time is…

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2018 Lincoln Navigator Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Occasionally, one of the new test vehicles catch us totally off guard. The most recent surprise came from the Lincoln Navigator. We?d previously pretty much written it off as being too humongous and ungainly, especially when compared to most of the competitors….

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2018 Volvo XC40 T5 R-Design Test Drive

?2019 Volvo XC40 T5 AWD R-Design? A Youthful Nuevo Volvo Compact Crossover Volvo through the years has produced some interesting vehicles with a multitude of designs, ranging from a dull and boring boxy form through the stylishly innovative P1800, sexy convertibles to the new, exceptionally appealing design of the 2019 Volvo XC40 T5 AWD R-Design…

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