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Articles By Lou Ruggieri


Haunted Highways:  A Series Exploring The Ghosts Of Cars Gone By (Quickly)
Haunted Highways: A Series Exploring The Ghosts Of Cars Gone By (Quickly)
Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 3:59PM by Lou Ruggieri

If you sit back and think about just how many different model cars have come across the assembly lines, it’s... Read More


2013 Shelby GT500 Is More Than A Camaro-Killer
2013 Shelby GT500 Is More Than A Camaro-Killer
Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 4:06PM by Lou Ruggieri

We can hear you now Chevy fans. Angry and frustrated.Confused and alone. Not more than two months after... Read More


Chevy Sonics Recalled For Missing Brake Pads
Chevy Sonics Recalled For Missing Brake Pads
Mon, Jan 2, 2012 at 11:32AM by Lou Ruggieri

Look, when it comes to recalls, we will be the first to admit that some recalls are definitely worse than... Read More


33,000 Nissan Sentras Recalled
33,000 Nissan Sentras Recalled
Wed, Dec 28, 2011 at 5:14PM by Lou Ruggieri

Although it doesn't sound like much, something as simple as a faulty coating on a battery terminal can... Read More


Chevy Malibu Eco: A Hybrid, Hybrid?
Chevy Malibu Eco: A Hybrid, Hybrid?
Thu, Dec 22, 2011 at 4:46PM by Lou Ruggieri

Truth be told, when you look at the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco with eAssist, it doesn't look like anything... Read More


Ford Recalls 16,000 New Trucks!
Ford Recalls 16,000 New Trucks!
Thu, Dec 22, 2011 at 2:56PM by Lou Ruggieri

It seems "Built Ford Tough" doesn't always mean "built without flaws". Ford has issued... Read More


Nissan Recalls 28,000 Jukes!
Nissan Recalls 28,000 Jukes!
Thu, Dec 22, 2011 at 10:01AM by Lou Ruggieri

All it takes is one bad weld. Yup, thanks to a defective weld on the Juke's boost sensor bracket, the... Read More


NTSB Calls For Nationwide Ban On Cell Phone Use Of Any Kind Behind The Wheel
NTSB Calls For Nationwide Ban On Cell Phone Use Of Any Kind Behind The Wheel
Fri, Dec 16, 2011 at 2:14PM by Lou Ruggieri

In a meeting Tuesday, the National Transportation Safety Board concluded that they are going to advocate... Read More


2012 Mazda 3 With Skyactiv Technology: The End Of Cars As We Know Them?
2012 Mazda 3 With Skyactiv Technology: The End Of Cars As We Know Them?
Thu, Dec 15, 2011 at 2:49PM by Lou Ruggieri

Skyactiv Technology. When I first heard the term, I immediately thought that Google had finally invented... Read More


Haunted Highways: A Series Exploring The Ghosts of Cars Gone By (Quickly)
Haunted Highways: A Series Exploring The Ghosts of Cars Gone By (Quickly)
Thu, Dec 15, 2011 at 11:03AM by Lou Ruggieri

There's hauling, and then there's haulin'.When Ford resurrected the Lightning nameplate... Read More


128,000 Ford Fusions/Mercury Milans Recalled
128,000 Ford Fusions/Mercury Milans Recalled
Mon, Dec 12, 2011 at 9:52AM by Lou Ruggieri

It seems Toyota isn't the only company issuing major recalls lately.Ford has just released a recall... Read More


7,000 Nissan Rogues Recalled
7,000 Nissan Rogues Recalled
Wed, Dec 7, 2011 at 11:06AM by Lou Ruggieri

Apparently the devil really is in the details. If you own a Nissan Rogue made between August 17, 2010 and... Read More


126,000 Goldwing Motorcycles Recalled!
126,000 Goldwing Motorcycles Recalled!
Wed, Dec 7, 2011 at 9:58AM by Lou Ruggieri

Basically, if you know anyone that owns a Honda Goldwing 1800 since the turn of the new millennium, have... Read More


210,000 More Toyotas Recalled
210,000 More Toyotas Recalled
Mon, Dec 5, 2011 at 9:56AM by Lou Ruggieri

It seems like every other week Toyota is bringing back another model.This once proud company really... Read More


An Open Letter To Lexus
An Open Letter To Lexus
Tue, Nov 29, 2011 at 11:07AM by Lou Ruggieri

In regards to its “December to Remember” sales event marketing campaign, Lexus needs to just... Read More


Mini Roadster:  The More Masculine Mini?
Mini Roadster: The More Masculine Mini?
Mon, Nov 21, 2011 at 10:56AM by Lou Ruggieri

We've got to at least give Mini credit, they're trying—the new Mini roadster looks pretty good.... Read More


Toyota Recalls 420,000 Cars!
Toyota Recalls 420,000 Cars!
Thu, Nov 10, 2011 at 9:09AM by Lou Ruggieri

Toyota voluntarily announced today one of the biggest recalls in automotive history,hauling back 420,200... Read More


Haunted Highways: A Series Exploring The Ghosts Of Cars Gone By (Quickly)
Haunted Highways: A Series Exploring The Ghosts Of Cars Gone By (Quickly)
Wed, Nov 9, 2011 at 4:06PM by Lou Ruggieri

It could be argued that the Toyota Supra is in fact, the king of all performance imports. Not the entire... Read More


Chrysler Recalls 5,000 New Jeep Wranglers!
Chrysler Recalls 5,000 New Jeep Wranglers!
Tue, Nov 8, 2011 at 10:17AM by Lou Ruggieri

Chrysler has just announced that it will be bringing back 5,334 Jeep Wranglers made between February 7, 2007... Read More


GM Recalls 38,000 G8 Models!
GM Recalls 38,000 G8 Models!
Tue, Nov 8, 2011 at 9:08AM by Lou Ruggieri

Although Pontiac may be gone, it is not forgotten. Unfortunately, in this case, GM would probably opt for... Read More