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General Motors doesn’t need a bailout

GM using credit instead of a bailout This is what I'm talking about, a company that has capital, or the ability to get capital instead of begging to the Government for a bailout. General Motors knows the hit it took in 2008 when it went through a bailout. There are still people that won't buy [...]

2020 Ford F-350 Platinum specs and pricing

For those who need more The average truck buyer looking at the Ford lineup is going to end up behind the wheel of the F-150. It’s the bestselling truck in the country, so you’ll be in good company. It comes in a wide range of trims and configurations, so it’s easy to find a version [...]

By |2020-03-28T10:29:07-07:00March 23rd, 2020|Categories: Ford|0 Comments

2020 Lexus RX450hL AWD SUV

2020 Lexus RX - Luxury Crossover  New Car test drive, pricing, specs The sweetest ride I've had in quite some time caught me by surprise. When I think of all the cars I will buy none of them are SUVs. All my friends have SUVs, but I enjoy a sedan. But, boy, did I love [...]

By |2020-03-28T14:22:29-07:00March 6th, 2020|Categories: Lexus|0 Comments

Audi Electrification CAS2020 Cody Thacker

The future of electrification Cody Thacker, head of the electrification unit for Audi of America, was the keynote speaker at the Economic Club of Chicago (ECC) Luncheon during the Media Preview of the 2020 Chicago Auto Show. Thacker noted that in 2001 there was not a market for electric vehicles, “It took five [...]

Ford GT CAS2020 660hp $750k Liquid Carbon

2020 Ford GT at CAS 2020 * The Ford GT is improved for 2020 with increased horsepower and upgraded engine cooling * Titanium exhaust from Akrapovic is now standard for Ford GT; system brings performance exhaust expert’s signature craftsmanship with the deeply resonant, unmistakable sound * Two new unique appearance options: Liquid Carbon features GT’s [...]

Mercedes-Benz CAS2020 Metris Pop-up Van

Mercedes-Benz Weekender Pop-up Mercedes-Benz Vans Unveils its First Pop Up Camper for the U.S. Market with seating for five and sleeping for four; the Mercedes-Benz Weekender is more than just a daily driver. Today, Mercedes-Benz announced its first new modern, practical pop up camper van for the U.S. market. Harkening back to the glory days [...]

Toyota CAS2020 Highlander XSE and Nightshades

2021 Special Editions roll into the Chicago Auto Show * First-Ever Highlander XSE Debuts with Bolder Style and Sporty Handling * Trail Special Edition Tacoma, Tundra and 4Runner Offer Greater Outdoors Versatility * Tacoma, Tundra and Sequoia Go Dark with Nightshade Special Editions On the eve of the Chicago Auto Show (CAS), Toyota has debuted [...]

Nissan CAS2020 – 1,000,000 reasons why

2020 Nissan Frontier At a media reception on the eve of the Chicago Auto Show CAS 2020, Nissan revealed the 2020 Frontier which features an all-new, powerful 3.8-liter direct-injection V6 engine and all-new 9-speed automatic transmission – both of which will be key elements in the next-generation, all-new Frontier coming soon. The 2020 Frontier, which [...]

2020 Hyundai Venue new car review

An entry-level SUV Hyundai is known for its quality at a fair price. Hyundai offers an entry-level sedan starting at $16,395. Like the majority of buyers, entry-level customers are switching to SUVs. Today, Hyundai is bringing out an entry-level SUV packed full of safety and technology starting at $17,350. Yes, $17,350. My young [...]

By |2020-03-28T19:25:31-07:00January 14th, 2020|Categories: Hyundai|0 Comments

FCA at CES 2020: EV, VR, Airflow Vision

Jeep Electrified Jeep brand showcases three plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, demonstrating FCA's commitment to global electrification: Electric vehicle technology the evolution of 80 years of Jeep 4x4 capability leadership Jeep electric vehicles to carry all-new "Jeep 4xe" badge All Jeep models to offer electrification options by 2022 New Jeep 4x4 Adventure VR Experience delivers a [...]

By |2020-03-28T19:38:57-07:00January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Fiat, Jeep|Tags: , , |0 Comments