2011

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Mother Proof's view

Mother Proof's view

By Sara Lacey on December 14, 2011

As a parent, I get nervous whenever my kids' progress reports come out. I have to believe Chrysler knows how I feel, because the 300C hasn't seen an update since 2004. The automaker wil... Read More
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Mother Proof's view

Mother Proof's view

By Sara Lacey on December 7, 2011

There's something about a pickup truck that appeals to a sense of adventure and hard work. The 2011 Toyota Tacoma made every trip to the grocery store and school pickup lane an adventure. Ha... Read More
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Mother Proof's view

Mother Proof's view

By Carrie Kim on December 2, 2011

With sporty styling and a sophisticated interior, the 2011 Kia Optima Hybrid doesn't look like a run-of-the-mill midsize sedan or even a hybrid for that matter. The Optima Hybrid has a youth... Read More
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Mother Proof's view

Mother Proof's view

By Sara Lacey on November 29, 2011

The 2011 Infiniti G37x coupe had me grinning before I even drove it. It was red, had paddle shifters and embraced me with its bolstered seats. What a welcome! With its V-6 engine, all-wheel drive... Read More
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Mother Proof's view

Mother Proof's view

By Sara Lacey on November 14, 2011

It's easy to consider the Cadillac Escalade a superstar because of its flash and reputation, but after my experience in the 2011 Cadillac Escalade ESV, I'm convinced it's more like... Read More
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Mother Proof's view

Mother Proof's view

By Sara Lacey on November 9, 2011

If you've ever watched "The Sound of Music" or "Mary Poppins," you've probably wished for a nanny to wrangle your family. Someone who can sing is preferred, but what would be ideal is a... Read More
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Mother Proof's view

Mother Proof's view

By Sara Lacey on November 4, 2011

Nissan's Pathfinder never kowtowed to the swoopy crossover trend and didn't fall to the sedan-ification of SUVs like some of its competition. Of course, there's a price to pay for ... Read More
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Boston.com's view

Boston.com's view

By Bill Griffith on November 4, 2011

When BMW introduced its X5 SUV in 1999, I was mesmerized by the experience of driving an SUV that not only looked like a BMW but also performed like one.That X5 was a vehicle that was out of both... Read More
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Our view: 2011 Toyota Highlander

Our view: 2011 Toyota Highlander

By David Thomas on November 1, 2011

If you're looking for a three-row crossover, the 2011 Toyota Highlander is as sound a pick as you can get. It's affordable and it has a quiet, comfortable ride with a family-friendly inte... Read More
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Mother Proof's view

Mother Proof's view

By Kristin Varela on October 20, 2011

The 2011 Mercedes-Benz E-Class wagon will go down in history as one of my family's favorite test cars ever. Sure, it drives incredibly well, has all the ooh-la-la extras you'd want in a... Read More