Steve’s Top Picks

2012 Bentley Continental GTC

With a more muscular, defined stance the 2012 Continental GTC flaunts its new body with the confidence of a supermodel.  Being the first redesign since its debut in 2006, the GTC now comes with even more unmistakable Bentley presence.  Slightly…

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2012 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab 4X4 V6

Choices in this segment have diminished to just a few, and for all intents and purposes boil down to this Tacoma and the Nissan Frontier. Though neither has undergone a redesign in a number of years and won’t again until…

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2013 Mercedes-Benz GL450

For those with the means to indulge in an opulent full-size SUV, Mercedes has just made your purchasing decision more difficult.  The lineup now includes the more miserly GL350 diesel, this bread and butter 362 horse GL450, the over-the-top 429…

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2013 Lexus ES 300h

This is generation number 6 for the Lexus ES, which for years has been a midsize luxury sedan favorite among traditional consumers.  From its conservative styling to its nondescript drive, the ES has largely lived life as a pampered Camry. …

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2013 Ram 1500 SLT Crew Cab 4X4

The pick-up truck war is torqueing up and the new battleground seems to be fuel efficiency.  And to that end, the emergence of the V6-powered full size is well under way.  This 2013, don’t-call-me Dodge, Ram 1500 is equipped with…

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