Quick Takes

2013 Honda Pilot Touring 4WD – QUICK TAKES

After receiving an extensive mid-cycle refresh for 2012 that included more refined styling, fuel efficiency improvements and upgraded feature content, the Honda Pilot returns for 2013 as the most fuel-efficient and flexible eight-passenger SUV. The Pilot combines family-friendly features with…

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2013 Infiniti FX37 – QUICK TAKES

Following a number of exterior and refinements just last year, the Infiniti FX performance crossover receives additional enhancements for the 2013 model year – lead by the addition of a 325-horsepower 3.7-liter V6 with VVEL (Variable Valve Event & Lift),…

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2013 VW Beetle Convertible TDI – QUICK TAKES

The latest Beetle has been an instant success for Volkswagen since it went on sale in September 2011 as a 2012 model. And that success will continue with the introduction of the Beetle Convertible, the sportiest and most dynamic version…

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2013 BMW Z4 Roadster – QUICK TAKES

The new BMW Z4 represents a time-honored and yet contemporary interpretation of the traditional roadster concept. New exterior features, detailed interior refinements, the new Hyper Orange design package, as well as availability of the full range of BMW ConnectedDrive features all…

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2013 Nissan Pathfinder PLT – QUICK TAKES

In Nissan’s “Year of Innovation,” it’s fitting that one of the showcases for “innovation that excites” is the dramatic makeover of the iconic Nissan Pathfinder. As one of Nissan’s foundational vehicles in popularity, sales and segment leadership for more than…

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