2018 Hyundai Sonata Featured Hyundai Test Drive Reviews 

2018 Hyundai Sonata SEL Test Drive Review

My recent seat time with the 2018 Hyundai Sonata Limited showed how upscale Hyundai can take its redesigned mid-size sedan, but how does this car stack up without being loaded with options? Not long after the Sonata Limited was picked up, I found the volume-selling Sonata SEL sitting in my driveway. The SEL trim level is a step up from the base SE, and while it whittles down some of the Limited’s standard features, it does so without losing any curb appeal. As great as the premium Sonata Limited was…

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Featured Lexus Test Drive Reviews 

F is for Fun: Lexus IS 350 F Sport Test Drive Review

In the eternal words of Ferris Bueller, “life moves pretty fast.” And that’s especially for automakers competing in compact luxury sedan segment. When the third-gen Lexus IS surfaced four years ago, competition came primarily from German automakers, but in recent years, a new breed of small, fun and affordable luxury sedans have surfaced including the Infiniti Q50, Jaguar XE and the Alfa Romeo Giulia. Ever since its launch, Lexus has made tweaks to the IS to keep it relevant against its rivals, and the 2017 model year is no different…

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2017 Volkswagen Jetta Test Drive Review

If you want a manual gearbox in a compact car these days, it seems you either have to get a stripped-down base model or an optioned-up sport-tuned model. That isn’t the case with the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta SE. Like the base Jetta S, the SE trim level comes standard with a manual transmission and efficient engine, but it also adds in a long list of standard features. Bottom line, it’s the perfect middle ground for buyers looking to balance cost and amenities, and we got to spend a week in…

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Pricing for Toyota’s Former Scion Lineup Announced

Pricing has been announced for Toyota’s upcoming lineup of former Scion vehicles. Since Scion, a subsidiary of Toyota, was closed and absorbed by its parent company, their vehicles will be going into Toyota’s 2017 lineup.   2017 Toyota 86 Formerly the Scion FR-S, the 2017 Toyota 86 comes into the market with an improved look and a sportier performance. Toyota has given the 2017 86 a new front end with a next level look featuring LED headlights, a new fog lamp bezel, and a redesigned bumper. A redesigned rear end…

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The All-New Mercedes-Benz AMG E43

During the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Mercedes-Benz unveiled their first new high-performance variant to the E-Class: the 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG E43. Expected to be available in AutoNation-affiliated Mercedes-Benz dealerships across the nation in early 2017, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG E43 will feature the ultimate in style, high-class comfort, and perfect sports car performance. While this classically-created precision performance machine isn’t available just yet, we do know many of the specifications that it will come with.   2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG E43 Exterior The exterior design of the Mercedes-Benz…

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