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  • Kia 0

    2012 Kia Rio Review


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    I got an email asking if I wanted to drive a Kia Rio. After I stopped giggling I was like, “Yeah, send her over.” I tried to envision ...

    By • May 23, 2015
  • Fiat 0

    2012 Gucci Fiat 500 cabriolet review


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    Oh who are we kidding? A review of the Gucci Fiat 500C can be a few words long and read like a personal ad: Sexy cabrio seeks young ...

    By • May 22, 2015
  • Acura 0

    Acura TL the Smiling Car of 2011 and 2012


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    I never really did write about the Acura TL in 2011. Since I recently had a week in the stunning 2012 TL I thought I’d finally get around to ...

    By • May 22, 2015
  • Chevrolet 1

    Chevy Tahoe Road Trip: Because We’re All About Luxury (and Hybrids)


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    One summer we took a different sort of vacation. Typically we find ourselves in New York City visiting family. Last year we were supposed to go to Mexico but ...

    By • May 22, 2015
  • Mazda 1

    Mazda 3 2012 Review in the City: One Zoom


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    The 2012 Mazda 3 sips gasoline and gets you where you want to go comfortably. It’s a small sedan and parking is a breeze but there’s still enough ...

    By • May 20, 2015
  • Mazda 0

    2015 Mazda3 Review: It’s Time to Revisit Mazda – I Really Enjoyed it


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    When the folks at Mazda asked me if I wanted to try driving the 2015 Mazda3 I said, “No thank you.” Two years ago when I drove a Mazda 3 I found ...

    By • May 20, 2015
  • LAX to cook islands
    Cook Islands 0

    Rarotonga, Cook Islands a Family Vacation


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    This winter we decided to warm up in Rarotonga. Rarotonga is one of the Cook Islands which as a group are basically a tiny dot in the South ...

    By • May 20, 2015
  • La Quinta hotel and resort
    Southern California 0

    La Quinta Resort & Club: Review and Recommendations


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    During the summer of 2010 the folks at La Quinta Resort and Club hosted my family for a two night stay. That’s right, La Quinta in the summer. I ...

    By • May 7, 2015
  • Florida 0

    Universal Studios Orlando


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    As an Angelino with Universal Studios Hollywood practically in my own back yard I am absolutely thrilled and delighted that I went against all instincts and took my ...

    By • May 6, 2015
  • four square at a car dealership
    Automotive 1

    How To Buy A New Car In Any American City


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    New car shopping is confusing. It’s meant to be confusing. I know this because I’ve bought many cars. Rest assured I’ve sold many more cars than I’ve bought. ...

    By • April 27, 2015
  • Infiniti 0

    Review: 2011 Infiniti EX35


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      Two words: Accident Avoidance. I spent a fun week in the Infiniti EX35. It’s a fabulous crossover SUV for a small family (one or two kids). The ...

    By • April 27, 2015
  • Audi 0

    2011 Audi A8 Review and Road Test


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    In 2011 I was given the Audi A8 for a five day road test. I drove the car for five days, and only one night. Why one night? ...

    By • April 27, 2015