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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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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 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

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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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2017 Chrysler Pacifica: Minivan Reinvention

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The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica emerges as an all-new platform to replace the outgoing premium Town & Country minivan with a wealth of content and features at affordable prices. Currently available with five trims, the base model LX starts at $28,595, … Continue reading

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2017 A4 allroad: Audi’s Astute Wagon

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It seems that every automaker has a crossover in its stable; almost all come with all-wheel-drive. A few have AWD wagons that are crossover-like in their styling and manners. So, what makes Audi’s updated A4 allroad different? We traveled to … Continue reading

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