The Morning Call and Mcall.com's view

December 2, 2005

When it comes to gas guzzlers, American automakers always get the blame, even though many foreign automakers build vehicles every bit as thirsty. Consider the Nissan Titan pick-up truck’s OPE... Read More
AZCentral.com's view

November 26, 2005

There was some snickering a few years back when General Motors bought failing Daewoo, a South Korean automaker that never quite hit its stride in the U.S. market. Daewoo built OK cars, but the lack... Read More
Los Angeles Times's view

November 16, 2005

Curve dancing done well requires good music and a nimble automobile. No ordinary car will do. No truck need apply. You can’t salsa with a wimp. You can’t tango with an elephant. Curve d... Read More
Mother Proof's view

October 16, 2005

My planned girls’ weekend getaway has my tummy doing twists and twirls. I am giddy with joy as I pack my luggage into the 2005 Toyota Avalon. My bed-ready pajama-clad preschooler is as excite... Read More
Mother Proof's view

October 14, 2005

As a new mother, I just don’t feel as sexy, classy, or sophisticated as I use to. In the past, I dressed for the occasion. I find that the transition from always wearing the latest fashions t... Read More
The Sacramento Bee's view

October 14, 2005

One of the great regrets of my auto-reviewing career has been that I apparently instill fear in the good people at Porsche. I know this because I rarely have had the opportunity to test drive the c... Read More
Our view: 2005 Toyota Avalon

By Mike Hanley on October 12, 2005

The Toyota Avalon full-size sedan is one of the few cars I’ve experienced whose backseat holds as much appeal as the driver’s seat, if not more. Even though the Avalon’s rear-seat... Read More
Star-Telegram.com's view

October 7, 2005

Jaguar’s decision to bring a wagon to market rather than a beefy, gas-guzzling SUV might have had nothing to do with the threat of rising gasoline prices. After all, the British automaker mad... Read More
AZCentral.com's view

September 24, 2005

Way back when even the Rolling Stones were young, conversion vans were simple and usually homemade. With a thick swath of shag carpeting, some wood paneling, eight-track tape deck and maybe a blac... Read More
The Detroit Newspapers's view

September 21, 2005

BMW’s Z4 has not created much of a stir since its arrival two years ago. Built in South Carolina, the two-seat roadster has polarized prospective buyers with a much more radical exterior desi... Read More