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by Zeid Nasser on Thursday, April 28, 2016 2:17 PM

Toyota refreshed the baby Prius c for 2016 and brought several welcome updates to the smallest hybrid in the Toyota family.   On the outside, a cuter face with updated lighting in the form of available LED daytime running lights… Read More »

by Zeid Nasser on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 12:11 PM

The midsize segments continues to get more competitive, with more year to year revisions and technology trickling down from what was once luxury-exclusive. Midsize sedans are also no longer the top sellers in the industry (thanks to… Read More »

by Zeid Nasser on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 9:34 PM

  Pure, unadulterated comfort. Treat yourself to a seat in the 2015 Lexus ES350 and you’ll see: this car is comfortable in each and every imaginable way. We have nothing but praise for Lexus’ midsize luxury sedan after… Read More »

Chevy trax landing
by Zeid Nasser on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 12:31 AM

We’ve had our eyes on the little Trax since first spotting it at the 2014 NY Auto Show. We recently had the opportunity to test one out.    The Trax is part of a new segment of subcompact crossovers, initiated by the… Read More »

2015 mazda3 landing
by Zeid Nasser on Monday, June 08, 2015 8:04 PM

When gas prices skyrocketed nearly a decade ago, automakers scrambled to compete into the compact segment.    All except Mazda, already leader of the pack in this segment with their sporty Mazda3: sedan and hatchback. … Read More »

by Zeid Nasser on Thursday, June 04, 2015 11:50 PM

In the automotive world, three decades is a lifetime: much happens and changes.   While some may believe that the cars of yesteryear were superior to today’s high tech, lifesaving and safety feature-loaded vehicles, given… Read More »

2015 bmw 328d xdrive wagon
by Zeid Nasser on Thursday, March 05, 2015 5:44 PM

Vehicle: 2015 BMW 328d xDrive Wagon Exterior Color: Mineral Gray Metallic Interior Color: Dakota Saddle Brown Leather MSRP: $42,950 As Tested MSRP: $56,750 Engine: 2.0L Twin Turbo Diesel Transmission: 8-Speed Automatic EPA Estimates… Read More »

2015 audi a3 antique store
by Zeid Nasser on Tuesday, March 03, 2015 11:30 AM

From the Road-Excellent handling; tight, solid and reassuring feeling-Engine sounds great and power delivery is excellent, but initial throttle response has an unexpected delay-Transmission shifts are smooth and quick-Fuel economy was… Read More »