Monthly Archives: February 2012

2012 Buick Verano: GM figures out how to make a small luxury car right

Buick is famous for producing land yachts big enough to qualify as congressional districts, so a small car from Buick is big news, indeed. The worrisome thing about the 2012 Buick Verano, however, had been its lineage. It’s a luxury … Continue reading

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A Kia that looks like a Jaguar – does it drive like one too?

The Optima is a thing of beauty, and you don’t get a chance to say that about a Kia very often. Sleek, smooth and classy, its looks in part a deliberate attempt to mimic the proportions of expensive rear-wheel drive … Continue reading

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Winners of U.S. News’ 2012 Best Cars for Families awards are geared to New York City broods

The 2012 Buick Enclave was voted best midsize SUV (three rows) by U.S. News & World Report. By Robert Dominguez / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS   It’s tough enough maneuvering the stop-and-go intricacies of New York City traffic by car … Continue reading

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Road test: 2012 Buick Regal GS

By Bob McHugh, The Province February 15, 2012 A higher turbo-boost pressure, and engine tuning, give the 2.0-litre engine in the GS more oomph than its counterpart in the Regal CLX. right front 3/4 view Photograph by: BOB McHUGH A … Continue reading

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2012 Kia Optima Hybrid: A sporty triple threat

Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal presents the 2012 Optima The 2012 Kia Optima is an excellent car and an outstanding value that’s available in three four-cylinder iterations. The Optima is by design very versatile and the three distinct engines help broaden … Continue reading

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