[tps_header]One of the cool parts about being an automotive journalist is that I get to drive a lot of cool cars throughout the year. While I don’t get to sample every new car hitting the streets, I do get a chance to drive some good ones. It should be noted that I really didn’t drive anything terrible this year, which is always a plus, but there are a few that stand out in my … [Read more…]

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“I had the incredible opportunity to visit the SEMA Show in Las Vegas for the first time, and some of the stuff I witnessed, can’t be unseen. But some other stuff… WOW!” (Editor’s Note: This post by Jerry Perez was originally posted on Life Is Poppin’, and is used here with permission. All photos are his, as well. Jerry’s travel, accommodations, and food was covered by … [Read more…]

I’ve had the rare pleasure of spending quite a few miles behind the wheel of both the 2015 F-150 and the 2015 Silverado. While we’re heading right into model year 2016, both models are staying quite similar even though the 2016 Silverado will have a retouched front grille and other mild changes. I was able to test out the 2015 F-150 at the press event they hosted in Texas, … [Read more…]

We’re already big fans of the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon here, but the version we are the most excited for is the version powered by the 2.8L Duramax diesel. We had a chance to drive it recently, and will be featuring that write-up shortly, but in the meantime we learned something even bigger; the fuel economy. Opting for the diesel in two-wheel drive configuration … [Read more…]

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If there is one truck that we’ve been waiting ALL YEAR to be able to get behind the wheel of, it has to be the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado with the 2.8L Duramax diesel. Why? Because in our minds, a diesel-powered midsize pickup truck has to be the definition of perfection. We recently had the chance to drive the new truck at Knibbe Ranch in Spring Branch, Texas and see if our … [Read more…]

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The 7th-generation Corvette came onto the scene in 2014 wearing all new bodywork, and a promise to be a world-class sports car. Many enthusiasts balked at the new design, which included a different style for the taillights. But what people who downplay the new car fail to realize is how awesome the new Stingray is. It’s one of the best cars, and best values, on sale … [Read more…]

Where I live, it’s currently a cold and wet Saturday, but in just a few days I’ll be in hot and sunny San Antonio, Texas for the 2015 Texas Auto Writers Association Texas Truck Rodeo. At this very Texan event, journalist members from all over the country vote for a variety of categories. The biggest award, the 2015 Truck of Texas, will be hotly contested this year. Here’s a … [Read more…]

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