2018 Toyota Camry XLE Hybrid Economy Soars

2018 Toyota Camry
2018 Toyota Camry Breaks The Mold During the launch event of the 2018 Toyota Camry I felt that it was extremely likely it would garner my vote for Car of the Year. I was right. I did not drive any other new 2018 model's that...

Major Shakeup At Ford Over Inappropriate Behavior

Raj Nair
Ford's North American President Out, Kumar Galhotra Named As Replacement On Wednesday the automotive world was abuzz after Ford announced North American President Raj Nair was out immediately due to reports of inappropriate behavior. While rumors immediately surfaced, and people began asking if this is related...

2017 Chevrolet SS Shows Its Super Sport DNA

Well, Hello There V8 You don't find V8 engines in a lot of vehicles these days. I was excited to see that the 2017 Chevrolet SS Sedan delivered to me for a week-long test drive sported one. I vowed to put all 415 horses to work...

2018 Ford F-150 Power Stroke Diesel Deceptively Quiet

2018 Ford F-150 Diesel
Diesel Powered Efficiency I had forgotten what a pleasure it is to drive a Ford Truck in that I hadn't been in one since the Texas Truck Rodeo of 2017. That all changed this Thanksgiving week when I was afforded the opportunity to take an...

Limited? Not the 2017 RAM 3500 Mega Cab

2017 RAM 3500 MegaCab
2017 Ram 3500 Mega Cab More Than Capable Yes, the 2017 Ram 3500 Mega Cab is a “supersized” truck. The good news is it doesn’t handle that way. I found pulling up to the outside mail bins at the Post Office and going through the...

What’s New: 2016 State Fair of Texas Auto Show

state fair of texas auto show
2016 State Fair of Texas Auto Show Gets Bigger Every Year The State Fair of Texas auto show, the largest in the Southwest, keeps getting bigger each year. For 2016, the auto and truck displays seem to take over much of the 277 acres that...

Bass Fishing, Texas Style At Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest

Toyota Bass Fishing Team
The $1 million Elite Series moved to Lake Travis (18,931-acres) near Austin this year for the Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest. The May 17-20 tournament featured more than a hundred of some of the best bass fishermen in the world. The winner received a first...

All New 2019 Ram 1500 Made For Texans

2019 Ram 1500 Limited
All-New 2019 Ram 1500 is Remade for the Heart of Truck Country and the Truck Nation “We’ve paid a lot of attention to Texas customers with the remake of the all-new Ram truck,” said Jim Morrison, Head of the Ram Brand, on the first drive...

Not “Just” A Durango! The SRT Adds Supercar Status

2019 Dodge Durango SRT, A Faster Family Hauler I’ve had a soft spot in my heart for the Dodge Durango, since I first saw this generation’s styling nine years ago. From that moment, I have been excited at every chance to drive one. At events...

2016 Chrysler Pacifica: A Minivan Even Haters Can Love

2016 Chrysler Pacifica
Chrysler Re-Invented The Minivan With The 2016 Chrysler Pacifica I knew the 2016 Chrysler Pacifica was special when it made its first appearance at the North American International Auto Show. The debut of the successful Town & Country's replacement, stole the show, and created quite...