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A Steady Ship: Honda’s Broad Reach

My much older sister Marianne is 84 and you’d need a cannon to get her out of her Honda. But I’m a “younger” generation than Marianne, so this past weekend I was zipping around town in the Honda Civic Hatchback … Continue reading

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1939 Plymouth Coupe: Memories of Stock Cars

While growing up in southeastern Ohio during the late 1940s and early 1950s Jerry Norris learned a lot about old cars from his father. “My dad and his friends were driving Super and Modified Stock cars,” Norris remembers. The favored … Continue reading

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Vehicle-2-Vehicle: Intelligent Conversations

When cars can talk to each other wirelessly, they can learn information that a driver can’t see, warn the driver, and engage safety features. The ability of cars to communicate wirelessly through Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) communication premieres this year on the … Continue reading

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2018 CHEVROLET EQUINOX

2018 Chevrolet Equinox

Chevrolet introduces the all-new 2018 Equinox, a fresh and modern SUV sized and designed to meet the needs of the compact SUV customer. The new 2018 Equinox’s expressive exterior has a lean, muscular skin echoing the global Chevrolet design cues … Continue reading

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2018 Ford F-150: First-time Diesel Engine Offering

New 2018 Ford F-150

Ford introduces a freshened, more-capable 2018 F-150 pickup truck. Set to go on sale this fall, the F-150’s headline grabber is an improved five-powertrain lineup, highlighted by a first-time diesel-engine offering. “Our customers have asked for a diesel and we … Continue reading

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2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2 is Rugged Off-Road Truck

2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2

Chevrolet is taking a detour with its midsize Colorado pickup lineup — rolling a new version off city streets and onto challenging wilderness trails. This rugged truck, which is created to lure hardcore off-road enthusiasts, is the 2017 Colorado ZR2. … Continue reading

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2017 Ram Laramie: Luxury Truck

1_ 2017 Ram Laramie

Ram created a the high-end Laramie Limited model designed to appeal to upscale pickup buyers. Ram has updated the 1500 series pickups with a number of special trims and features, including some new attributes for the Laramie Longhorn for 2017. … Continue reading

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