Can Ford build an better Tesla?

Luxury Brands ,Jaguar, Audi, Porsche have attempted to build  Electric vehicles that can compete with Tesla.  Tesla is crushing them in their home markets and in the United States,the Tesla model 3 is far and away the best selling luxury car for 2019. The three manufactures have built very competitive vehicles, however when it comesContinue reading “Can Ford build an better Tesla?”

The Buzz : 2018 Kia Stinger is on Fiyah!

Kia sports car?  A legitimate sports sedan by Kia?  Kia, say what?   Kia?  Car and Driver says: Back in 1964, the great Muhammad Ali famously taunted heavyweight-title opponent Sonny Liston, saying he’d “float like a butterfly, sting like a bee” in their upcoming match.  Our track testing revealed that the hottest Kia does indeed sting likeContinue reading “The Buzz : 2018 Kia Stinger is on Fiyah!”

VW and Audi diesels reach out to U.S. drivers

Why do people buy diesel-powered vehicles? Should you consider one? By Mark Phelan/Detroit Free Press The ★★★ 2015 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen TDI station wagon and the ★★★ 2015 Audi A3 TDI sedan provide some answers to those questions. Both cars combine excellent fuel economy with lively performance, features that have long made diesels popular inContinue reading “VW and Audi diesels reach out to U.S. drivers”

How Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Porsche Plan to Shock Tesla

      By: George Kacher/Automoblie Magazine, Mercedes-Benz, and Porsche are about to invest a combined 6 billion euros (about $7.5 billion) in new high-end electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids due out between 2018 and 2021. Their target: the American upstart from Silicon Valley. Ten years ago, when Elon Musk’s outfit was still a cottageContinue reading “How Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Porsche Plan to Shock Tesla”

If your shopping an Audi, BMW, Lexus, Mercedes? Check out the 2015 Hyundai Genesis

  By: CityFella Power Corrupts  The 2015 auto year should have been the year of the Mustang and the return of ‘s Alfa Romeo’s to america with its hot new” 4C.” No one anticipated the media furor that followed the introduction of the Dodge Challenger Hellcat.  The Hellcat has dominated the auto news for theContinue reading “If your shopping an Audi, BMW, Lexus, Mercedes? Check out the 2015 Hyundai Genesis”

BIG MAN RIDES: 2014 Kia Optima SX

When the 2011 Kia Optima debuted at the New York Auto show in 2010, the world gasped KIA? No one remembers Kia, their cars were more than boring, they were meh, nothing.   There appeal  price, they where cheap. Then someone at Kia hired Peter Schreyer from Audi.    He is currently the Chief Design officerContinue reading “BIG MAN RIDES: 2014 Kia Optima SX”

How do you turn on the Radio ?

Auto Infotainment systems problematic for renters and automakers  By:CityFella For decades, the left knob turned on the radio and the right knob changed the station. By the eighties automakers added a  power button. Well that was so 2007.  In many cars the power button and the knobs have been replaced with touchscreens and interfaces. You’ve EnteredContinue reading “How do you turn on the Radio ?”

Jag flash in a Prius Sea

If your a car guy, you can lose your mind over a rare flashy car.   You find yourself driving erracticly to get a closer look at a Ferrari or an unfamilar car.   This was the case on new years day in San Francisco.  Flashy cars are rare in city by the Bay.  A city where, ifContinue reading “Jag flash in a Prius Sea”

Does it pay off to buy a small car?

2012 Hyundai Accent Regular unleaded averaged $3.96 a gallon in Michigan on Monday, up $1.05 a gallon from a year ago. And small cars generally get better fuel economy, often up to or more than 40 m.p.g. on the highway, but their prices are rising. “This summer is going to be very tough. The predictionsContinue reading “Does it pay off to buy a small car?”