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Toyota Drive

In the global automotive marketplace Toyota cedes nothing to its competition. Consistently coming out on top against traditional rivals like Nissan and Honda, and always keepi…


Fine Form: Lamborghini’s Aventador

Like the famous bull for which it is named, Lamborghini’s latest model is best approached with wary respect for its raw power and volatility. The Aventador LP…


Cadillac Shines

Through the darkest hours of the General Motors near-death experience… the Cadillac emblem shone as beacon for the embattled industrial giant. While sal…


Mazda In The Game

It may seem amid turmoil and rebound of the auto industry that Mazda has been a little quiet in recent years. Though not introducing any breakthrough mod…


Life Should Be Like This

There is a lyric quality to the name Porsche — that follows through in the driving of these spectacular automobiles.
A recent test drive of the new 911 Carrera S Cabriolet only reinforces what many automoti…


Suzuki Exits US

This week Suzuki announced its immediate retreat from US auto market — while retaining its substantial motorcycle, marine engine, ATV and personal watercraft…


New Pathfinder

Even though the size and weight of automobiles is central to fuel efficiency, there has been a recent counter-intuitive trend of bulked-up mid- sized SUV…


No Juice

The era of the electric car is being short-circuited by the vagaries of fuel price and demand elasticity.According to conventional wisdom — alternative fuel technologies would become economically viable in the US auto market when gas prices get high e…


The Real Automotive Debate

In the recent debate President Obama called out Governor Mitt Romney about his position on the auto-industry bailout. As with much of the public discourse …


Four Year High

The US automotive recovery hit a four year high — 13 percent year-over-year sales increase in September. Even factoring in new car season — a quaint sales promo anachronism that barely survives year…