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New Vehicle Reviews

F150 Limited Hauling

The Aluminum Ford F150 Bed Stands Up Well to Routine Work

Over the past year, I have had the pleasure of testing a variety of new Ford F150 pickups with the aluminum bodies and while I wasn’t dropping paver bricks from 5 feet in the air, I found that the cargo area of all of these trucks stood up as well to my own tests as steel bodied trucks – including my own personal vehicle.
2016 500x trekking in yellow

2016 Fiat 500X Trekking Review: The Best New Fiat with the Broadest Appeal

I recently had a chance to spend a week behind the wheel of the 2016 Fiat 500X in the premium Trekking trim and after putting the newest Italian import through the paces of my everyday life – I understand completely why this Fiat is quickly becoming the most popular of the modern lineup.

A Working Review of the 2016 Toyota Tundra Limited: Luxury on a Budget

I recently had a chance to spend a week behind the wheel of the 2016 Toyota Tundra Limited, which offers the basic “luxury amenities” that you would expect from a new truck while staying away from the $50k price platform – making this the best budget truck for those who want some comforts and V8 power.

The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Embraces the V6 Like No Other Muscle Car

I recently spent a week driving the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro 1LT RS Convertible and while I liked a great many aspects of my first CamaroSix experience, I was most impressed by how well General Motors embraces the 3.6L V6 – making their “base mode” muscle car better than the previous version and maybe better than any V6 muscle car before it.
2016 volt in blue

2016 Chevrolet Volt Review: The Most Functional EV Gets Better in Every Way

The 2016 Chevrolet Volt has been redesigned from the ground up, including an all-new drivetrain, but how do all of those upgrades translate into real world use? Well, they make the 2nd generation Volt better than the original Volt in every way – from electric range to driving dynamics to the plush cabin.

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