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When Driving is about Lifestyle, Car Life Nation is the Answer

When Driving is about Lifestyle, Car Life Nation is the Answer

Why the Mazda CX-5 is Perfect (For Those Who Aren’t Interested in a Mazda CX-5)

As someone whose head isn’t normally turned by crossover SUV styling, I feel that it says a lot about an offering that manages to do exactly that. This impact is multiplied exponentially when the offering comes from Mazda, which I’ve never felt an organic connection with. But somewhere between the enthusiastic endorsements from a friend, […]

Dealership Employees Share Their Oddest Test Drive Stories

Whenever we discuss dealerships, we often view these businesses from the driver’s perspective. However, as someone who’s constantly writing about cars, I was also curious about the sales team’s point of view during any negotiation. Specifically, I wanted to know about some of their craziest selling experiences, especially when it came to test drivers. Fortunately, […]

You Don’t Have to Be Einstein

Recently, we reported on a Chevy-enthusiast from Albany who, after waking from a 25-year coma, discovered the internet and almost terminated his lifelong love of Chevrolet after mistaking anti-Chevy memes for facts. No, seriously, that happened. Trust us. In an unrelated story, one meme, in particular, is now influencing a major debate within the automotive […]

Last Go-Round for the 2018 RAM 1500

If you’re a fan, you’re likely interested in what the 2019 model year will bring in terms of the RAM 1500. A restructuring of RAM’s production facilities throughout 2018, allowing for temporary dual-production of truck offerings (and making way for new crossover SUV offerings) creates speculation as to what extent the RAM 1500 will be […]

The Quiet Focus of BMW

There’s a certain understated appeal to a BMW. Despite the iconic badging & front fascia, performance engineering and innovative technology, the overall design of a BMW remains tastefully grounded. Sleek, but never bold, a BMW evokes imagery of the wolf in sheep’s clothing. Even to an undiscerning eye, the external design reads instantly as high-end, […]

The Dichotomy of Luxury Trucks

As many of us are known to do, I was looking over some current auto news and read a piece on the newest generation of luxury-inspired pickup trucks. Crossing over into the territory of six-figure price-tags is nothing new with the automotive industry, but I’m a little torn on the inherent dichotomy between image and […]

Distinctively Audi

The shoulders of a luxury automaker need to be broad in order to carry the weight of the expectations that are placed upon it. Fortunately, the majority of these automakers benefit from their longevity and the full maturation that they enjoy as a result of it. The added benefit of possessing an enduring legacy comes […]

Automotive Experts Explain the Evolution of Online Car Buying

If you’ve been debating the merits of online car buying, then you’re not alone. We’re not just solely talking about consumers, either. Plenty of automotive experts, whether they be professors or dealership owners, have been weighing the pros and cons of this new and evolving car-buying route. If you’ve been considering opting for this new […]