“Sexy Beast” 2020 Mazda 3


When it made its world debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show last November.  The word in the room was “Damm”. While American auto makers are exiting the car market the rest of the world is foraging ahead.  With Hyundai/Kia, Toyota and now Mazda either refreshing or introducing all new models for 2019. Mazda, oneContinue reading ““Sexy Beast” 2020 Mazda 3″

Honda: Ugly at no additional charge?


I like Honda”s, the company builds very competent vehicles that do most things well.    While Mazda’s are more fun to drive, Honda are more livable and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend any Honda. The Honda Accord has been around for more than four decades.  No car, Mercedes Benz, BMW,has appeared on Car and Drivers Magazine’sContinue reading “Honda: Ugly at no additional charge?”

The Worlds Most Important Car


By CityFella We’re the phone company, we don’t care we don’t have to!   Ernestine the Operator( Lily Tomlin) There was a time where there were three automobile companies in the North America. GM, Ford and Chrysler.  Yes there were smaller car companies and imports, for the most part if you bought a car inContinue reading “The Worlds Most Important Car”

BIG MAN RIDES: 2013 Dodge Dart review( Its real nice but……..)


After sticking Americans with the gawd awful Excel, Hyundai returned to the American Market with a monster warranty.  A warranty that said hey, trust us!   10 years 100,000 miles.  The  warranty is a success . Last year Hyundai-Kia squeezed past Nissan to become the fifth best selling manufacturer in America.    Hyundai 10 year warranty is expensive to the manufacturer, I expect the company willContinue reading “BIG MAN RIDES: 2013 Dodge Dart review( Its real nice but……..)”

BIG MAN RIDES: 2012 Toyota Corolla (the big mans says ouch!)


To answer the obvious question… If your a big man, why would you drive or rent a small car?   Well one, I like small cars, two I’m cheap. The Toyota Corolla in its present form has been around since 2006 and looks it.   The compact and sub-compact segment is  one of the hottest with nearly a dozen newContinue reading “BIG MAN RIDES: 2012 Toyota Corolla (the big mans says ouch!)”

2011 Volkswagen Jetta (a step backward)


Sacramento’s  Average is $4.17 per gallon The Toyota Corolla was never an exciting car,it is very reliable, has good gas mileage and will safely get you from point A to point B.  The Corolla is the benchmark. For more than 30 years millions of people all over the world buy Corolla’a and replace them withContinue reading “2011 Volkswagen Jetta (a step backward)”