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Proud to be an American driving a 2015 Dodge Charger SXT

I got a different kind of charge with a 2015 Dodge Charger SXT My car was stolen recently. It was the first time in my life I had a car stolen. I did not understand the whole process until I… (more)

Revisit the Past at Road America Race Track

I enjoyed visiting Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin last week, a town midway between Milwaukee and Green Bay with less than 1,000 people.  While it may be small, this town is filled with so many great restaurants, lovely scenery and nice… (more)

Charging Ahead in the Dodge Charger SXT

If there’s one thing for sure when driving the 2015 Dodge Charger SXT, you will be the leader of the pack wherever you go. This car will get up and go, right out from under you if you’re not careful!… (more)

Rainy Weather Driving Begs for a Big Truck

Since I’ve been writing about the automotive industry, I have learned to appreciate a wider variety of vehicles than those that appealed to me as a mere consumer. For instance, the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Z71 4-wheel drive LTZ crew… (more)

Continuing My Love Affair with the Ford Mustang

Growing up, my younger sisters loved dolls and playing house, activities which bored me.I was always a tomboy, and loved anything with wheels from roller skates to bikes and even motorcycles. As I grew older, I especially loved fast cars… (more)

Dodge Durango Impresses with looks and performance

After driving a great looking SUV recently, a Deep Cherry Red Crystal Pearl 2015 Dodge Durango Limited RWD, I was impressed by more than just its looks. Although the Durango’s look were quite impressive, with LED daytime running headlamps, projector… (more)

Toyota Motor Company takes giant step into Plano, Texas

In late October, 2014 the Toyota Motor Company marked its official move to Plano, celebrating with a giant community block party, political figures, dignitaries and company officers. Toyota thought of every little detail, including having custom boots… (more)

Award winning drag racer Alexis DeJoria helps other women reduce the risk for breast cancer

Drag racing usually invokes thoughts of muscle cars, old school hot rods, mechanics working in the pits, over-the-top fans, and tailgating. But what many don’t realize is that drag racing draws huge crowds of thousands of female fans on any… (more)

2014 Nissan Versa Note: Nissan Says it’s Your ‘Door to More’!

What is it?  With three names and three trim lines, the 2014 Nissan Versa Note seems like a lot of car, at least on paper. But call it, simply, ‘the Note’, as they do in non-U.S. automotive markets… (more)

The 2014 Toyota Corolla shines in San Diego

As we drove around San Diego in a 2014 Toyota Corolla LE on a picture perfect day, I thought that this was the perfect car in so many ways. The 2014 Toyota Corolla LE had plenty of space in… (more)

Ford Introduces First Bacon-Wrapped Car, Satisfying Even the Most Insatiable Appetite

 •Ford gives “breakfast to go” a whole new meaning by wrapping a 2014 Ford Fiesta in bacon •Ford Fiesta drivers can now buy bacon wraps for their ride to fully express their personality and commitment to pork’s… (more)

Sisters on the Fly: Cowgirls Have Fun!

Imagine an eye-popping caravan of brand-named trailers ablaze in western motifs like sassy cowgirls in spirited tops, boots and hats that are busy twirling ropes, straddling horses on steep mountainsides, or fly-fishing.  Across America, few vintage trailers and caravans… (more)

Vikings in a Volvo

We are modern-day Vikings and our ship is a Volvo XC70 T6 All-Wheel-Drive crossover vehicle. At least, that’s what my friend Laurie and I imagine: we are Vikings, but the ‘ship’ is for real! I have Swedish ancestry… (more)

Heels and Wheels

What’s driving women in the car market today? It’s not simply that for the first time in history there are more women licensed to drive than men, but women also control more than $13 trillion in personal wealth today, as… (more)

Toyota Prius C: The newest in the Prius family will help you “C” Green

Recently, due to the popularity of its Hybrid Prius model, Toyota decided to expand the family by adding three new models, the Prius Plug-in, the Prius V (as station wagon style Prius), and the model I have been driving recently,… (more)