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2020 Mitsubishi Outlander

A week with the new Mitsubishi Outlander at the beach is a good week. The standard third row option is a great option with kids, however if you do not need the extra row, the cargo space will come in handy for luggage (and groceries, see pic below). And speaking of luggage, with folded seats, […]

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2019 Lexus UX 250h. Be. Pampered.

The new entry level crossover is the Lexus UX, and is a true contender in its segment. In true Lexus style, Premium=Pampered. This five-passenger SUV comes in base, Luxury and F Sport trim levels, a Premium package is available with a few ‘extras.’ Standard features are as follows: 18-inch wheels, heated side mirrors, LED headlights, […]

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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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Pampered in the 2016 Lexus NX 200t

  In a world where compact luxury SUV’s are familiar and competition is stiff, it is hard to stand out among the crowd. The five passenger 2016 Lexus NX 200t does just that. It has not changed in appearance, it still looks aggressive and is still one of the top choices for family SUVs. I […]

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A Small Package that Delivers~ The 2013 Ford Focus ST

To recite the lyrics of Taylor Swift, “I don’t know about you, But I’m feeling 22……”  Taking its place among the sport compact performance cars the Ford Focus ST has earned a respectable position.  The Ford Focus ST will make you feel like you are 22 no matter what your age. The ST is fast, Ford […]

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