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2020 Toyota Corolla~ A Logical Choice

A Toyota Corolla seems like a logical choice, we know the dependability that a Toyota provides but with the stiff competition of a Honda Civic or a Mazda3 is that enough to make us spend our hard earned dollars? This is the 12th generation of the Toyota Corolla so the answer is a resounding ‘yes’. […]

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The Marvelous Mazda3

We have all had those bumpy moments in life but I think you would agree that it is the little things that make those bumps along the way easier. The week I test drove the 2019 Mazda3 was one of those weeks for me. I was thankful that when things around me were chaotic, the […]

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2019 Toyota Highlander Limited Platinum

Larger families on the go will appreciate the 2019 Toyota Highlander. If you are looking for a comfortable three-row cruiser that is quiet, comfortable and reliable, look no further. But if you are looking for popular features like Apple CarPlay or Android Auto smartphone integration you may want to look at the competition.  The base […]

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‘My Greatest Find’~Jeep Cherokee Limited 4×4

Not just a great find in the practical sense but also adventuresome and economical. On a quick trip from Dallas to Waco, the Jeep Cherokee delivered around 23 mpg on the highway, while in town we received 20 mpg. And though it has all the off-road and towing capabilities, on this particular cold day in […]

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2017 Mazda CX-5 ‘Refined Toughness’

Mazda has hit a home run in the SUV segment. With the new Mazda CX-5, you get an improved overall driving experience, proving their slogan, “Driving Matters” to be genuine. With over 250 enhancements, let’s begin with the exterior, the CX-5 offers an available power liftgate, which drivers can now program the height to accommodate […]

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A Trek Through the South in the 2017 Toyota Camry

There is not a lot of change to report on the 2017 Toyota Camry but sometimes no change is a good thing.  The sales volume of Camrys sold in the U.S. increased last year even thought sales in midsize sedans decreased.  It’s safe to say that Toyota definitely has a fan base with the Camry. […]

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The Lincoln Experience in Frisco, Texas

The Lincoln Experience What’s new in Frisco, Texas? The all new Lincoln Experience, located at The Star, corporate world headquarters and practice facility for the Dallas Cowboys. If you do not know much about the Lincoln brand, you have the opportunity to learn in a very comfortable and luxurious environment. In 2016, Lincoln became the […]

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2017 Mitsubishi Outlander

The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander has been updated to include some features that are now standard. In a competitive segment there was no other choice. Mitsubishi rose to the consumer ‘s request. You asked for a rearview camera on a 6.1-inch touchscreen, you got it! Another perk? AWD is now offered on the base ES model. […]

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The 2017 Hyundai Elantra~Southern Charm

You can tell from the clouds in the picture that it was a rainy trek across southern Louisiana and into Mississippi the day that I test drove the new 2017 Hyundai Elantra. As we drove near the ocean the winds as you can imagine were gusty but the Elantra held its course. The Elantra has […]

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On a ROGUE Trip in Tennessee

The Nissan Rogue first launched in 2007 and is Nissan’s top-selling model, with nearly 1.6 million sold. The Rogue surpassed the Altima with this sales record in November 2016. Over 500,000 were sold in 2016. In 2017’s first quarter, it has out-sold its competitors, the Toyota Rav4 (by 20,000) and the Honda CR-V (by 7,000). […]

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