2020 Mazda3 Hatch Premium AWD

“2020 Mazda3 Hatch Premium AWD” Mazda3 Remains Company’s Best Selling Vehicle Globally OVERVIEW The Mazda3 was all new for the 2019 model year and heads into 2020 with only subtle exterior modifications, but with new standard equipment and features as well as updated packages. The popular Mazda3 is still the company’s best selling model. Power…

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2019 Mercedes-Benz A220 4MATIC Sedan Test Drive

2019 Mercedes-Benz A220 AMG 4MATIC Sedan: A Sleek and Sporty Mobile Device Entry-level models from automobile manufacturers generally tend to be pared down versions of upper echelon offerings and can often be lacking in overall appeal. Not so with the 2019 Mercedes-Benz A220 4MATIC sedan in AMG trim, which moves in to take the place of…

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2019 Volvo XC90 T6 AWD Inscription

“2019 Volvo XC90 T6 AWD Inscription” A Freshened Luxurious SUV OVERVIEW Volvo, founded in 1927, continues to operate autonomously despite its sale in 2010 to Geeley, a Chinese company. Volvo continues to be just as focused on superior safety technologies as it ever was, but safety features and equipment are not Volvo’s only area of…

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2019 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring AWD Test Drive

?2019 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring AWD? Easy on the Eyes 3-Row, 7-Passenger Compact SUV Mazda?s CX-9 has been recognized as one of the best SUV / Crossover / Minivan / Station Wagons in its class since it made its world debut back in 2006, and it reigns today as the senior member of Mazda?s versatile…

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20128 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring Test Drive

?2018 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring AWD? A Stylish 3-Row, 7-Passenger Crossover SUV The Mazda CX-9 has been recognized as one of the best SUV / Crossover / Minivan / Station Wagons in its class since it made its world debut back in 2006. And regardless of what category one places it in; it was first…

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2017 Mercedes-Benz C300 Coupe Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Driving more than 100 different new cars each year we are continually encouraged by the how good most new vehicles are — across the board. We very rarely get a new vehicle to test drive that doesn?t have some good aspects and desirable features. Of course, the overall levels of…

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2017 Hyundai Elantra Test Drive

    By Barbara & Bill Schaffer After driving a Volvo to the Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA) Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year we did a test car swap for a Hyundai for the 150-mile trip back to our home northeast of Portland, Ore. Because we drive about 150 different new cars a year,…

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2017 Hyundai Elantra Test Drive

?2017 Hyundai Elantra Sedan? Sixth Generation Elantra All New Hyundai enters its sixth generation of Elantra production this year in a big way, with two new engines, a new platform, new suspension and new styling, with a bold and dynamic design, as well as advanced safety and technology features. The Hyundai Elantra for 2017 displays…

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2016 Scion iA Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Toyota introduced the Scion brand nationally in 2004, but out of the six models it?s produced since then, there has never been a sedan, until now Meet the first Scion sedan, the 2016 Scion iA. It actually shares its platform, mechanicals and a bunch more with the Mazda 2. The…

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2016 Audi TT Coupe & Roadster Test Drive

?2016 Audi TT? Three all-new models to choose from Newberg, Oregon – The highly popular and stunningly beautiful Audi TT is all-new for the 2016 model year, and it will come in three versions ? the Audi TT Coupe, an Audi TT Roadster and the flagship Audi TTS which is available only in Coupe form,…

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