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2017 Honda Civic Si Test Drive Review

The tenth-generation Honda Civic is about as diverse as a compact car can get, with models that range from an economical base model up to the performance-tuned Civic Type R. Positioned squarely in between these two extremes is the exciting yet affordable 2017 Honda Civic Si, which returns to the lineup after a one-year hiatus. As was the case with the previous generation, the 2017 Honda Civic Si is still offered in two- and four-door variants, and while most of its rivals (Ford Focus ST, MINI Cooper S and Volkswagen…

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2014 Lexus GS350 F Sport

Lexus has built a brand around refinement, quietness, precision, American-consumer-friendly ergonomics and reliability for luxury-seeking individuals and families. Dead-center in their lineup sits the GS sedan, a utility player on the luxury sedan bench, now bolstered by an F Sport package aimed at some of the more focused sport sedan competition.   The original GS debuted in 1993 and has quietly gone through three generations including those with V8 engines optional. Not so now, though. Lexus now gets sporty in the GS range with this GS350 F Sport, using the…

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2014 Infiniti Q50S 3.7 Test Drive

“Vettel-Fettled,” Infiniti should exclaim. The company that has won the last four Formula 1 Constructor’s Championships with its Red Bull Racing team, and four straight F1 Driver’s Championships (the two are counted separately) for its young German driver, Sebastian Vettel, has legitimately earned a bit of bravado.   Infiniti has linked Vettel, in both advertising imagery and in deed through vehicle testing, as their Director of Performance. And the Q50S is the first Infiniti to have Vettel’s attention. The result? This car’s ready for sports sedan battle.   In 1989,…

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