Tag: best of

By on October 24, 2016

2016 Fiat 500L, Image: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

Consumer Reports released its new car reliability ratings today, and one company should take a long hard look at itself in the Italian-American mirror.

The annual report covers brand reliability and includes a list of the 10 best, and worst, vehicles in terms of reliability. While there are some predicable favorites, Buick managed to hit an unexpected home run and electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla surprised everyone with reports of mechanical issues stemming from — get this — the electronics.  (Read More…)

By on April 19, 2013

Sweet, sweet publicity. Although I am loathe to admit it, I am a sucker for a slick ad campaign. Those catchy jingles, perfectly posed photos, and quick camera cuts work their way into my psyche and demand that I throw down my hard earned cash for something I may not need, but God how I want it! Done right, an ad campaign can have a lasting effect on me – I’m not sure if Bertel is to blame, but does anyone else remember when Volkswagen used Elvis Presley’s “Devil In Disguise” to promote their GTI? I sure do- too bad I can’t find it on you tube! So let’s talk car ads – here are some of the greatest car ads of all time:

(Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • turf3: Typical Chrysler. “OK, here is an element of the car that has two standard designs, the column shifter,...
  • Carzzi: I have a feeling James Liang will see a lot more of prison than Schmidt ever will (if he even does).
  • stingray65: TW5 – that uncertainty is why a conversion will take longer than expected. A new...
  • TW5: Yes, AGW is mostly bunk political hokum at this point, but you can also see how many people have fallen for the...
  • Carzzi: ding ding ding!

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote