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2018 Honda Accord – The Art of Practical Style and Restraint


With all the fuss about small crossovers and big SUVs, you’d think the family sedan was gone. It’s true that sales of mid-sized sedans are shrinking, so when a new … Continue reading

February 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

2003 SLP Buick Regal GSX – Wouldn’t You Rather Have this Buick?


Street Legal Performance (SLP), the Troy MI based auto tuner is best known for it’s life of Firehawk Firebirds, Camaros and G8s, but one of it’s most interesting projects just … Continue reading

February 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

2018 BMW 1 Series Sedan – The One You Can’t Have


The Chinese market has become the lifeblood of many of the world’s automakers lately. Some brands like Buick might not exist were it not for Chinese demand which far outstrips … Continue reading

February 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Lexus LC 500 – Lines of passion


Back in the day, the aero bubble-like lines usually associated with Asian cars used to be in stark contrast to the angular character lined products that once came out of … Continue reading

January 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

2014 – 2016 Cadillac ELR – The Spark in Art & Science


In my ongoing lament about the disappearance of coupes from the current marketplace, it’s been disheartening to watch coupe versions of mainstream cars like Honda’s Accord fall by the wayside. … Continue reading

January 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

1991 – 1998 Mazda MX-3: A Left Field Home Run


The ’80s and ’90s were the sweet spots for coupes sales. The sheer variety of what was available in just the U.S. market alone meant that there was something for … Continue reading

January 7, 2018 · 1 Comment

Infiniti Q60 – The Future is Now


It’s the end of the year, so what better time to think about the future or more specifically the future of the coupe. The coupe is a dying breed. So … Continue reading

December 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

2017 Chevrolet Cavalier – Just Like Old Times?


My first new car was a 1991 Chevrolet Cavalier VL (mine was a Value leader tarted up to look like an RS). It was a great first time buyer car … Continue reading

December 20, 2017 · 1 Comment

2018 Hyundai G80 Sport: Whats In a Name?


Hyundai has been on a roll lately. Over the last few years it has dramatically increased quality across it car lines to the point that they now are beginning to … Continue reading

December 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

2014 BMW 428i: Separation Issues


One day I plan to replace the memory of my old BMW E46 coupe with a new (or slightly used) replacement. While I’ve considered everything from the new Ecoboost Mustang … Continue reading

October 29, 2017 · 4 Comments
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