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2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid SE

The Toyota Camry has been America’s best-selling car for 15 straight years, and there’s probably nobody of driving age that isn’t familiar with it. And by now many drivers also know that the Camry has been completely redesigned for 2018. The new Camry is wider, longer, and has more power than its predecessor. Two engines […]

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Sizing Up the 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser

I don’t ever remember not liking this vehicle. I fell for the Land Cruiser when I realized it was so much more than your typical SUV. Once I drove it and experienced its off-road capability, I was sold. The Toyota Land Cruiser has power.  It has a 5.7-liter V8 engine that produces 381 hp and […]

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Road Trip to Port Aransas in the 2018 Fiat 500L

When my daughter first glanced at the car she asked me the color, I read from the keyring, “Arancio Orange.” She asked where in the world did they come up with that color? She then got a history lesson of this little Italian car. The Fiat began production in 1957, initially known as ‘The Cinquecento.’ […]

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Feel the Rumble~the 2018 Ford Mustang

When a mustang shows up in your driveway, you know it’s going to be a good week. A 2018 Mustang in ‘Orange Fury’ makes for an excellent week! My favorite thing about the Mustang?  The growl. That low rumble that you feel, whether you are passing other vehicles or simply taking off at a red […]

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Keeping Veloster Quirky

I love that Hyundai chose Austin, Texas to launch the second generation of their hot little hatch, the Veloster. While driving the car throughout the hill country, Hyundai gave us a hashtag to use, ‘Keep Veloster Quirky,’ and since as Texans, we ‘Keep Austin Weird,’ I thought the two went hand in hand. These hatchbacks […]

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2018 Infiniti Q50~Luxurious and Sporty

Since making an appearance in 2014, the Q50 is a top seller for Infiniti. It’s overall driving experience is sporty and engineers have improved its performance in the last 4 years. So, what’s new for 2018? More engine options and luxury. What a combo! A luxurious car that’s sporty? I’m in! Here’s what I’m in […]

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2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata Convertible Soft Top~Drippin’ In Finesse

Even if you aren’t fond of manual transmissions, you should consider the MX-5 Miata’s six-speed manual transmission. It is smaller and lighter than its predecessor. With its light clutch and decisive shifting, the Miata evokes a passion for driving and makes shifting gears easy. I could not get enough of this car; that being said, […]

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A Force to Reckon With~Nissan Rogue & Rogue Sport

I am so impressed with the sales performance of the Nissan Rogue. I won’t get into the numbers of how many units were sold or the percentage of how much sales have increased, but it is safe to say that Nissan has paid attention to what consumers want and that those numbers continue to climb. […]

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First Look at the All New 2019 Ram 1500

The theme of the 2019 Ram 1500….. the No Compromise Truck, leading in durability, technology and efficiency. It defines the future of trucks with its innovative technology, high-strength steel, storage and top-notch interior. There is so much awesome in this one truck that it is going to be hard to harness it all in this […]

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2018 Fiat 124 Spider Classica~Party of Two

A cure for the Monday morning blues, well for any day really is a sweet little Fiat 124 Spider convertible sitting in your driveway. The Monday morning this car was delivered happened to be my grandmother’s 89th birthday so you can just imagine what came next.  YES, I went to pick her up and take […]

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