All About Cars

All About Cars - By Mike Blake

Mike Blake, former editor of KIT CAR magazine, joined Carlisle Events as senior automotive journalist in 2004. He's been a "car guy" since the 1960s and has been writing professionally for about 30 years.

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    2019 Ford Fusion: Driver-Assist Technology and Design Tweaks Highlight Model Countdown

    Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019

    The Ford Fusion was launched in 2005 for model-year 2006, and the dour-door mid-size continues in its second generation, which began in 2012 and inclu
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    2019 Honda Civic Sport Coupe: Style and Handling Uptweaks at a Compact Price

    Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019

    A one-time econocar has evolved into a sporty, fun-to-drive compact that continues its legacy of good fuel economy and low pricing. The Honda Civic

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    2019 Nissan Rogue: Compact crossover delivers premium look and feel with added tech and cosmetics

    Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019

    Currently the 7th top-selling vehicle in America – the 3rd best-selling crossover – the 2019 Rogue is also Nissan’s top-selling vehi
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  • 2019 GMC-Acadia-Denali_Front_right_1

    2019 GMC Acadia Denali: Loaded for Comfort, Connectivity and Driving Versatility

    Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019

    The GMC Acadia was launched in 2006 for the 2007 model year, and was re-engineered for 2017 as a second-Gen mid-size crossover that is smaller, lighte
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    2019 Dodge Challenger: Adding Even More Muscle to its Legacy

    Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019

    Fifty years ago, Dodge entered the American “Muscle Car” Wars with the 1970 Challenger, debuting in fall 1969 with a Chrysler “E-bod
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    2019 Buick Regal TourX: Luxury Wagon Exhibits Drive Dynamics of a Car and Versatility of an SUV

    Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019

    If you are used to seeing the Buick Regal as an upscale, quiet sedan … get ready for an expanded experience. As variants on the 6th-generation
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  • 2019 Kia Stinger_front_left

    2019 Kia Stinger GT2: Athletic and Bold Fastback Sedan Packs a Punch

    Tuesday, Sep 3, 2019

    Kia has earned a new rep as a manufacturer of 19 different trendy, sporty, quality 5-door hatchbacks, multipurpose vehicles, hybrids, sedans and miniv
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    2019 Subaru Outback: A True Crossover that Merges SUV and Wagon Capabilities

    Tuesday, Aug 27, 2019

    Beginning with its 2015 fifth-generation re-design, the Subaru Outback hasn’t been thought of as “rugged” as much as it has been pre
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  • 2019-Cadillac-CTS-V_Side_Left

    2019 Cadillac CTS-V: Premier luxury sedan impresses with elegance and 640hp

    Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019

    Cadillac’s legacy of building luxury cars goes to 1902, and by the time General Motors purchased the automaker in 1909, it was already heralded
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  • 2019 Corvette ZR-1_Front_right_

    2019 Corvette ZR1: 755 horses of Futuristic Supercar is Last of an Era

    Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019

    About Corvette … OK, the C8 (Eighth-generation) Corvette Stingray is due out in 2020, and it is arguably as exciting a vehicle as America has s
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  • 2019 JAGUAR I-PACE_Front_Right

    2019 Jaguar I-PACE: All-electric Crossover is innovative, sleek, fast, fun and ‘Green’

    Tuesday, Aug 6, 2019

    Jaguar earned its rep for creating sleek, catlike, powerful race-worthy sportscars. For nearly a century (founded as Swallow Sidecar Company in 1922),
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    2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali: All-New Luxury Pick-Up Presents Bold Styling, Multi-Function Tailgate and Enhanced Lighting

    Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019

    Redesigned and all-new from the ground-up, the Next Generation Sierra is differentiating itself from its sibling, the Chevrolet Silverado, after years
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    2019 Toyota Tacoma: Rugged Mid-Size Pick-Up Can be Set up for Multiple Truck Tastes

    Tuesday, Jul 23, 2019

    The Toyota Tacoma is a truck whose grasp has far exceeded its original reach. Launched in America in America in 1995, Tacoma was marketed as a compact
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    2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF: The Fun-Drive Roadster with More Muscle and a Power-Folding Hardtop

    Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019

    The most popular roadster/two-seat convertible sports car in the world, with more than a million vehicles sold since its launch, Mazda’s MX-5 Mi
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  • 2019 Dodge Ram_Rebel_front_right

    2019 Ram 1500: All-New Pick-Up is Larger, Sportier, Quieter, Quicker and an Award-Winner

    Tuesday, Jul 9, 2019

    Dodge heralds its Ram 1500 half-ton as “America’s most awarded half-ton pickup.” All-new for 2019, Ram is hauling in awards from coa
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  • 2019 Dodge Charger RT_Front_right

    2019 Dodge Charger: Unleash the Power With this Iconic Muscle Car

    Tuesday, Jul 2, 2019

    The Dodge Charger is the top-selling American sedan on the market. America’s only four-door muscle car has been a U.S. muscle car icon since 196
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    2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit: Luxury Four-Door 4x4 SUV Handles off-Road and Around Town Assignments

    Tuesday, Jun 25, 2019

    Jeep® Grand Cherokee was launched in 1992 as a ’93 model, and since it arguably began defining the premium SUV segment, has earned its spurs
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    2019 Chevrolet Equinox: A Crowd favorite, this Compact SUV Upgrades Infotainment and Tech

    Tuesday, Jun 18, 2019

    Currently, the fifth best-selling vehicle in America, the Chevrolet Equinox is second in Chevy sales, only to its Silverado line. In the second year o
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    2019 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1: American Muscle Icon Sports 650 Horses and New Face

    Wednesday, Jun 12, 2019

    The Chevrolet Camaro joined the ranks of iconic American muscle cars in 1966, when it joined the “Pony Car” wars. The marketing spin was t
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    2019 Nissan GT-R: 565 Horses and a Video-Game Design Make This Beast a Supercar

    Tuesday, Jun 4, 2019

    With winter gone and spring here, it is fun car time. For some, it is Supercar time, and while I try to avoid over-use of the term, one car that argua
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