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

Comparing the 2019 GMC Terrain vs 2019 Buick Encore

Truth be told, one of the more enjoyable elements of my profession comes in the opportunity to explore underappreciated makes and models. Once you step outside the Big 3’s most prominent brands, leading imports and certain aspirational vehicles there leaves a balance of perfectly competitive offerings that are easy to overlook. For example, the casual […]

Audi Has Us Thinking About In-Cabin VR (and They’re Not Alone)

While Audi may have counted themselves among the upmarket brands which declared an early absence from this year’s NAIAS in Detroit, they were on-hand in Las Vegas just a week earlier, attending the CES Technology conference. So what technology was Audi on-hand to present? While one might assume that it has something to do with […]

Volkswagen Looks to 2025

As of late, automotive news seems to be moving at breakneck speed, detailing the race towards enhanced sustainability, autonomous self-driving technology and the surprising partnerships between automakers and tech giants (and even automakers themselves) in the hopes of gaining the ultimate pole position within the industry. But not all news is good; and even if […]

The Hyundai i30 Fastback N Does All The Right Things (But Do We Actually Like It?)

The phrase “hot hatchbacks” has been thrown around a bit lately, driven by the recent trend of creating coupe-inspired variants of different vehicle styles. In the case of the “five-door coupe,” it calls for a slimmed down hatch which allows the body style to more closely resemble a sedan, rather than the classic hatchback aesthetic. […]

Revisiting the 2018 Paris Motor Show

Even over a month later, a search through current auto news headlines will inevitably return us to last month’s Paris Motor Show. Held biennially, the show dates back to 1898, serving as the pioneering showcase for the ever-evolving automotive market, and one of the largest shows to this day.  Visited more frequently than such showcase […]

Welcome to the Future: The Emergence of BioMetrics in our Vehicles

If you’re one to keep up on current auto news, especially regarding the incorporation of advanced technologies, you’ve probably taken note of the emergence of biometric technologies with plans to incorporate such technologies to improve security and create a personalized experience.  The former stands as a near perfect example of Plato’s contention that ‘necessity is […]

Does the GMC Sierra 2500HD Beat Out the Ford F-250?

As of late, it feels like most of the discussions regarding one truck’s offering versus another’s dances around (the ever one-upping relationship between) Chevy’s Silverado 1500 and Ford’s F-150. Granted, it’s hard to challenge Ford’s decisive global advantage with any sense of credibility, but Chevy is the closest thing close to a valid competitor. Don’t […]

Exploring Cadillac Lease Deals

What is it about aspirational vehicles that make them so enticing? Of course, there are considerations of sleek styling, luxurious interiors and a wealth of amenities, each of which serve as compelling arguments prompting us to expect something ‘more’ from our next vehicle purchase. That said, it speaks to our consumerist mindset as Americans, often […]