2015 Honda CR-V AWD Touring

Honda’s CR-V has been the top-selling vehicle in its class for years. So what did Honda do to its’ mid-sized SUV for ’15? They went out and improved it. You’ll still recognize the CR-V….the exterior […]



2015 Lexus IS 350 F-Sport AWD

What do you do when you walk by a gym? Go in? Walk by…pulling yourself erect….puffing out your chest and thinking to yourself “Yeah….I got that covered? Or do you do like I do and […]



2015 Toyota Yaris 5-Door SE

Hats off to Toyota for realizing that cheap….er….let’s make that inexpensive…. doesn’t have to be boring anymore! Yes….Toyota’s ’15 low-price-leader Yaris is an inexpensive ride…but now it’s got a bit of “sass”….a little “edge”, too…..especially […]



2015 Honda Civic EX-L

Everyone knows that the Civic is the Accord’s “little brother”…..a tidy-sized, economical, and generally reliable vehicle….right? So….what sets the ‘15 EX-L apart? It’s the “L”. In Honda-speak, “L” means leather….but it could just as well […]



2015 Nissan Versa Note SR

With an alphabet soup’s worth of automobile names, numbers, and letters, Nissan’s Versa pretty much says what it is…..a really versatile little fella’. The “Note” is the 5-door hatch version of the Versa….and compared to […]



2015 Subaru Outback Premium

Most of ya’ll… least most of ya’ll over 40 probably remember Volvo…right? Maker of rather boxy, but solid, safe and reliable family haulers for decades. Well….Volvo’s off reinventing themselves as a sexier and higher-performance vehicle…..and […]



2015 Acura TLX 2.4

Acura’s TLX 2.4 is their bargain baby of the line….and a real performer, too. What’s a TLX? It’s Acura’s all-new sport / luxury / technology-laden 5-passenger sedan…a bit bigger and bolder than the previous TSX. […]



2015 Jaguar XJL Portfolio AWD

Congratulations. You’ve got 80 or 90 large, and you’re in the market for a 5-passenger sedan. Four or five names probably readily come to mind…and they all have their merits. Let me suggest that one […]



2015 Ford Expedition Platinum

Got Navigator taste on a Ford budget….or have you just got some serious work or play on your agenda? Whatever’s on your plate, Ford’s re-designed 2015 Expedition is probably up to the job. The Expedition […]


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Prices At The Pump: “Expect Them To Climb Fairly Steadily”

We’ve enjoyed falling gasoline prices for months, but nothing good lasts forever right? Senior petroleum analyst Gregg Laskoski says the national average price of gasoline has already increased by 5 cents per gallon from $2.06 […]