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Month: January 2016

2016 BMW 2-Series: Entry Leve Excitement
BMW

2016 BMW 2-Series: Entry Leve Excitement

Often you don’t hear about a car, even a luxury one being exciting at the entry level position. The BMW 2-Series certainly is an exciting car to drive and one you can have a lot of fun in. This car is more powerful than the Audi A3 and Acura ILX while giving you the AWD that is able to give the Audi Quattro and Mercedes-Benz 4Matic each a run for their money. When you want a luxury car that will let you play, this is the right car to choose and you can have it in either a coupe or convertible form. (more…)
Is the Versa the Least Expensive Car in North America?
Nissan

Is the Versa the Least Expensive Car in North America?

The Nissan Versa is a car that starts out its life at just $11,990 and is sold in the US as the least expensive car on the market. This price is nearly a throwback to the 1990s as most of the time you don’t see cars under $20,000 on sale here very often. While the Versa is a car that we can celebrate as the least expensive car we have there is one that is even lower in price that is sold in Canada but not here in the US at all. (more…)
One Last Hurrah
Aston Martin

One Last Hurrah

When you have a car that has been the cornerstone of your production line for several years you don’t allow it to go out quietly but rather give it a fitting sendoff as it finishes its time in action and is able to take that last bow. For Aston Martin this is the case for the DB9 as it makes its last run around the sun for 2016 with the replacement DB11 on the horizon and on the market by the end of this calendar year. Let’s take a look at what the DB9 is and what it has meant to Aston Martin. (more…)
Another Step Toward Autonomous Driving
BMW

Another Step Toward Autonomous Driving

As we have discussed at length what autonomous driving will mean for the automotive market the ability to drive a vehicle without a driver has yet to be fully developed, but other technologies have come from the research.  We have Tesla with their semi-autonomous driving one road with well-marked lines and other luxury vehicles with similar features but BMW gives us a new and different type of autonomous feature for us to admire and eventually enjoy in other models.  This new technology is found in the BMW 7-Series and allows for the control of some features via gestures. (more…)
2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE: A New Name for an SUV
Mercedes-Benz

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE: A New Name for an SUV

The GL nomenclature seems to be the new favorite for Mercedes-Benz and add the E to it lets you know this one is a midsized luxury model.  What this SUV really does is replace the M-Class which has been deleted from the lineup.  The GLE adds an upgraded luxury with a much better interior, improved technology and more choices for the powertrain.  This is an excellent five-seater SUV that will make you want to keep on driving and enjoying the awesome features that are in place, along with the exceptionally responsive driving characteristics that we all love. (more…)
Answering a Concern Regarding Autonomous Vehicle
Volvo

Answering a Concern Regarding Autonomous Vehicle

We are at the brink of having self-driving vehicles on the market for us to enjoy.  While a vast majority of us love the idea of having vehicles that drive themselves they aren’t quite ready to put their lives in the hands of technology. (more…)
Climb to the Top of the Mountain in the 2016 Land Rover Range Rover
Land Rover

Climb to the Top of the Mountain in the 2016 Land Rover Range Rover

When you are looking for a vehicle that does it all for you the Range Rover is the right choice.  Are you looking to make an impression?  Do you want to show off to your friends and family?  What about having the best overall off road features and a rugged vehicle than can handle any terrain?  Yes, the Land Rover Range Rover can handle all of these things and give you a ride that is comfortable and compliant on the road as well as off the road.  Even though most who buy this exceptional SUV will never take it off road, this is one vehicle that truly can go anywhere. (more…)