2018 Toyota Camry: AutoJudge Car Of The Year

2018 Toyota Camry
By Kimatni D. Rawlins Since the very inception of the Toyota Camry it has won over the hearts and souls of consumers globally from a penchant for reliability, fuel efficiency and dependable character traits. Manifested from the Japanese word “kanmuri” which translate to “crown,” company...

2016 Toyota Avalon Hybrid To The Rescue!

2016 Toyota Avalon Hybrid
It had been a long journey. Two days and nights in an Amtrak roomette from Dallas to LA, followed by coach seats to Oxnard CA. My husband and I were attending a travel writers’ conference at Embassy Suites Resort at Mandalay Beach. Most seminars were...

Bridgestone and Firestone Tires: Your Journey-Our Passion

Bridgestone
In May 1988 Bridgestone acquired Firestone Tires, becoming the largest tire company in the world. They now have 55,000 employees and 50 production facilities throughout the United States. Today over 2,200 company owned vehicle service centers and tire locations marketing more than 8,000 different types...

2017 Hyundai Elantra Small Price, Big Style

2017 Hyundai Elantra Eco
2017 Hyundai Elantra Eco Review I'm going to make a general statement about compact cars. To me compact cars are like green vegetables. They have lots of benefits, but it doesn't mean I have to like them. But, just like zucchini/broccoli/green beans, when they're prepared...

2018 Mazda CX-5 Crosses Over With Skill

Don't Forget Mazda When Shopping For A CUV Readers will not remember seeing many articles by me recounting experiences with Mazda’s over the years. Every time I do drive one, like the 2018 Mazda CX-5, I leave my week with it impressed with its features...

Honda Ridgeline Most Innovative Truck

Honda Ridgeline
By Steve Wheeler With several high-profile introductions in the past few years, the mid-size truck segment is on fire. The Honda Ridgeline has a far smoother ride than you’d expect in a truck. It provides a significant payload of 1,584 pounds and it can haul...

2016 Infiniti QX60 Crossover Gets Refreshed

2016 Infiniti QX60
2016 Infiniti QX60 First Drive By Sue Mead - Special to Focus Daily News Launched in the United States in 2012 as the Infiniti JX, this seven-passenger SUV is this Japanese luxury manufacturer's first vehicle to be 100 percent built in America. Rechristened the QX60 in...

2018 Chevrolet Silverado High Country – Driving in High Cotton!

2018 Chevrolet Silverado High Country Is Loaded For... Comfort Every amenity - every option - every luxury appointment...All are at your beck and call in the new 2018 Chevrolet Silverado High Country. I was blessed to spend a week with a four-wheel-drive crew cab model...

2018 Lexus LC500 Dazzles The Senses

Lexus LC500
2018 Lexus LC500 Artwork On The Road It looked absolutely gorgeous in my driveway. Yes, the neighbors all were impressed. There was only one significant drawback … well, two. The first was that it would only be mine for a week. The second was that...

2017 Toyota Tundra TRD, A Real Pro

2017 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro
2017 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro Is Large, But Big on Fun Too Big and Brawny for a ride to the neighborhood grocery store? I held out for about a day and a half before deciding I had to take the new TRD Off-Road Toyota Tundra...