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Archived Since:April 5, 2008

Blog Post Archive

2015 Saleen ST – The Badass-ified Tesla Model S

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

Yesterday, Steve Saleen put out a press release describing the 2015 Saleen ST. Based on the Tesla Model S, which is already the hottest electric vehicle out there, the ST comes in a variety of flavors and options but the really interesting one is based on the P85D Model S. Show More Summary

Lexus Previews New Design Language Through LF-C2 Concept

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

Car companies regularly produce concept cars purely to show off what they can do and then they are never seen again in public or placed in a museum. Other times the concepts are meant to preview a certain model to generate interest and get people talking about it. Show More Summary

2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Review

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

What do you get when you have three rows of seats, cargo carrying ability, 28 mpg city/combined and all-wheel-drive? It’s the newly redesigned 2014 Toyota Highlander with the fuel-efficient Hybrid powertrain. Highlander is completely...Show More Summary

Ford Unveils the Next Snake: the Shelby GT350 Mustang

3 days agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

It was at the 1964 New York World’s Fair, when Ford pulled the cover off of the Mustang that a legend was born. The problem was it was seen as a secretary’s car and not taken seriously as a performance car. That’s when one of the great...Show More Summary

Scion Announces the Cool New iM Concept

3 days agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

Since the brand’s inception in 2003, Scion’s goal has always been to offer something that stands out in a crowd. So far they’ve been pretty successful, with offerings like the xB, xD, tC, iQ and the FR-S. Appealing to a younger audience...Show More Summary

2014 Lexus ES 300h Hybrid Review

last weekVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

Hybrids are gaining traction here in the U.S. and they are not only fuel-efficient but they are becoming more fun to drive. The Lexus ES 300h Hybrid gets somewhere in the neighborhood of 40 mpg and features seamless shifts between battery and engine power. The only reason we knew it was a hybrid was when […]

2015 Audi S3 2.0T Quattro S tronic Review

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

The new 2015 Audi S3 may look like the Audi A3 sedan that has just hit U.S. showrooms, but this sports sedan is the high-performance version and will excite any performance fan. With a 2.0-liter turbocharged four cylinder engine, 6-speed S tronic transmission with paddle shifters and all-wheel-drive, this small sedan delivers more fun per […]

4 Strange, Yet Effective Celebrity Car Endorsements

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

With news of LeBron James’s endorsement of the Kia K900 spreading farther than news of most celebrity car endorsements, now is a great time to discuss odd celebrity-automotive partnerships. These are born out of a brand’s desire to latch onto a celebrity for the “cool-by-association” effect. (Yes, that’s how they actually think.) While brands like […]

2014 Toyota Sienna Limited 3.5L AWD Review

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

It was a very fun week driving the ultra high-performance Sienna Limited minivan from Toyota this week. This 560 horsepower twin turbocharged monster will smoke the competition in the performance supervan segment. Ok, so the 2014 Toyota Sienna Limited 3.5L AWD 7 Passenger isn’t really a high-performance minivan, and it’s not even designed with any […]

2015 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X Review

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

Nissan offers the Frontier for those looking for a mid-size truck without having to pay the full-size truck price if they don’t need it. The 2015 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X is built for those who need to get off the beaten path and away from civilization. The PRO-4X is still one of the most capable off-road […]

Sponsored Video: Audi RS7 Driverless Car Concept Hits 140 mph

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

The idea of a driverless car has always seemed futuristic, but in 2014 we’re seeing the technology being tested in the real world with real production vehicles. Audi just took that one step further, however, testing its RS7 driverless car concept on a race track, in order to show off how fast and precise its […]

2014 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Review

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

The Toyota Avalon was completely redesigned for the 2013 model year and the new generation model continues in the tradition of smooth and comfortable. The first impressions that we get from the 2014 Avalon is that this top of the line Toyota sedan is all about luxury. We are testing the Avalon with the optional […]

2015 Chevy Impala Bi-Fuel Runs and Beer and Leftovers (Sort Of)

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

Your table scraps could be put to good use in the near future, as Chevrolet will be releasing a version of its Impala sedan that runs on waste converted to Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). But while you won’t be able to just toss trash into your tank like Doc Brown in Back to the Future […]

Are Luxury Cars Worth The Price?

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

Owning a luxury car for most people is a sign that you are truly successful. If you own one you can’t imagine driving anything else as it offers refinement and performance unmatched by the more common brands. For those who don’t have one, we dream about it every time we see one on the street, […]

2014 BMW M235i Coupe Review

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

For the driving enthusiast who doesn’t have $80,000 to spend on a luxury performance coupe, the entry-level 2014 BMW M235i Coupe will excite any performance fan. For those of us who are lucky enough to test these vehicles, this was a fun week to test drive what truly is a performance drivers dream. What can […]

2015 Lexus RX 350 AWD Review

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

Lexus is known for their luxurious cabins and smooth comfortable rides. The 2015 Lexus RX 350 AWD 5-Door SUV we are testing this week doesn’t do anything but keep up the Lexus image that the brand has worked so hard to cultivate. The new 2015 RX 350 is what Lexus is all about, luxury, the […]

2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Faking Engine Noise

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

While the headline to this piece is a bit sensationalist, it is worth pointing out that the way Ford is representing the engine noise of the new 2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost is disingenuous. If you have yet to hear about this new Mustang model, it features a 2.3-liter Ecoboost engine, which brings the Mustang back […]

3 Important Facts About the Tesla Model S P85D

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

Leading up to Tesla Motors‘ “D” announcement, the press, fans, and Elon Musk’s critics could not stop speculating about what the company was planning to unveil. But after Thursday night’s event at California’s Hawthorne Airport, plenty of jaws were dropped and more questions asked, as Tesla unveiled a new high-end Model S trim, dubbed the […]

2014 Toyota Corolla LE ECO Review

last monthVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

The Toyota Corolla has been around since 1966, and 48 years later, it’s moved from a very small compact to a highly practical small sedan adequate for starter families. With a redesign, Corolla definitely looks new and updated for the 2014 MY. Corolla is in its 11th generation and is more stylish and attractive than […]

Sponsored: The Citroen C4 Cactus – Another Quirky Euro Hatch the US Won’t See

last monthVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

It’s true – Europe tends to get far more variations of cars than America does. Sometimes it’s a good thing and sometimes I really wish a certain model were available in the US. Now, we don’t even have Citroen cars available in the States (anymore), but we still talk about them quite a lot. After […]

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