Category: Car Reviews

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The 2020 Ford Explorer: All-New and Ready to Explore America

The 2020 Ford Explorer: All-New and Ready to Explore America

Ford Motor Company Chairman Bill Ford kicked off the reveal of the all-new Ford Explorer by recounting how his great grandfathers, Henry Ford and Harvey Firestone and their group of friends, Thomas Edison included, would take to the road on camping trips in the summer. This road crew became known as the “Vagabonds” and according...

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Polaris Slingshot Grand Touring

We take a ride on the wild side with the top-of-the-line Slingshot Grand Touring The closest I came to being a motorcycle rider was almost buying a Honda CBR600F4 just like this one only to be stopped in my tracks by my mom. She tried to reason with me, and the wannabe-Maverick in me could not be...

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Lightning Bolt

Lightning Bolt

We autocross the Chevrolet Bolt EV at Santa Anita Park. The end result? Tires torn up, minds blown. By Glenn Oyoung Every once in a while, I get an email that makes me do a double-take. The invitation from Chevrolet to autocross their 2019 Bolt EV made me do a triple-take. “EV” and “autocross” are...

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The Terrain’s Domain is Mainly on the Plain

The Terrain’s Domain is Mainly on the Plain

2019 GMC Terrain Denali AWD We don’t mean any disrespect to the GMC Terrain’s Professional Grade credentials. It does offer a great all-wheel drive system. The low-end torque of its 2.0T, coupled with its nine-speed auto and Traction Select System, will pull it smartly up some very challenging hills. It’s SUV license is not under...

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Upward Mobility

Upward Mobility

2019 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Limited LA Car gets a week behind the wheel of Toyota’s flagship sedan. The mid-life crisis has never been so plush. Certain things are signaling to me that I am getting old. Lower back pain. Rocking out to my favorite Depeche Mode jam only to find out it’s playing on K-Earth...

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Fine Art(eon)

Fine Art(eon)

Volkswagen displays its all-new Arteon at the Petersen, surrounded by high-fashion photography exhibit The Petersen Automotive Museum is a must-see stop for car lovers. It’s a celebration of not only the priceless and interesting cars on display, but also of Los Angeles’ unique role in shaping car culture since the inception of the automobile. The Pete (as...

 

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