2013 Toyota Venza

Stand-up:  Whether you call it a modern crossover, a station wagon or an SUV one thing is for sure; the Toyota Venza is a do-it-all kind of car.   It’s been a while since I last drove a Venza and…

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2013 Jaguar XF 3.0 AWD

If you’ve always wanted a Jaguar but live where the snow flies, you may have decided against the purchase.  But with the addition of all-wheel drive this year, you can have your XF and drive it, too. Losing out to…

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2013 Volvo S80 T6 AWD Platinum

As Volvo continues to search for its identity amidst corporate leadership differences, the company’s lineup is in need of a full reboot.  This second generation S80, the company’s flagship, dates back to 2007.  Which is why I wasn’t expecting the…

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2013 Acura RDX AWD Tech

Before you lament the loss of the turbo and Acura’s super-handling all-wheel drive system, consider this: the 2013 RDX delivers 33 more horsepower, comes in weighing almost 100 pounds lighter, offers more passenger and cargo room, gets an extra gear…

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2013 Buick Enclave AWD Premium

Launched in 2007, the Enclave is a member of GM’s triumvirate of large crossovers which also includes the Chevy Traverse and GMC Acadia.  And for a vehicle this deep into its product cycle, the Enclave feels remarkably fresh and consumers…

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