2018 Acura TLX SH-AWD Elite A-Spec

2018 Acura TLX Elite A-Spec

At the risk of repeating myself, should you’ve ever read any other Acura review that I’ve mashed together, they long ago fell out of favour with me. Without rehashing the whole story, Acura shot itself between the eyes right around 10 years ago when they renewed the TL and TSX. Honda’s luxury division knew what they’d done so for 2015, ...

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CAR NEWS: EV issues falling one by one

EV

Range anxiety. This one is the daddy of all EV bugs. No one wants to go for a drive and run out of juice unexpectedly. Or at least, that’s how some consumers might perceive how things go down when batteries run out of juice. This issue is well on its way to being solved with larger, more high-tech batteries that ...

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New Guinness World Record for Electric Vehicle Range set by ITAP

ITAP Phoenix

Your first question might be: “What is ITAP?” So, let’s start with that. ITAP, or IT Asset Partners is a hybrid recycling company that exist to handle our E-Waste. What is E-Waste? Essentially what is sounds like: spent electronic components. So, what’s so special about this record? Ah. That’s the thing. ITAP created an electric car, called the Phoenix, that is ...

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CAR NEWS: A base Honda Civic Type R?

Hot compact cars are the meat and potatoes of last decade’s tuning craze but they remain exceptionally popular nearly 20 years later. When one intends to tune a car, the goal is to modify and personalize to one’s tastes. Performance is always high on the list of desirable upgrades but the current crop of hot-hatches and sport compacts is already ...

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QUICK CAR REVIEW: 2017 Honda Pilot Touring

2017 Honda Pilot Touring

Good Pilot. No longer better than the others. The Honda Pilot and I go way back. With it and its non-identical twin, the Acura MDX, I’ve travelled to a past favorite vacation spot no less than five times. There was never any hesitation when it came time to select a large comfortable travel partner for four adults, loads of gear ...

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