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2014 Toyota 4-Runner

The Toyota 4Runner is a mid-size SUV with true off-road capability. The Fifth Generation 4Runner, which has been around for nearly 30 years, gets a new exterior design and interior refinements for 2014. The 4Runner’s body-on-frame construction gives it tall ground clearance and all the tools it needs for the trail. The 4Runner comes in… Continue reading →

2014 Lexus CT 200h

Lexus now has five hybrid vehicles, giving the company more than any other luxury brand. The entry level Lexus hybrid is the CT 200h, a five-door vehicle that will get you up to 43 miles per gallon in city driving. Winner of a Top Safety Pick award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the 2014 Lexus CT… Continue reading →

2015 Hyundai Genesis

Completely redesigned for 2015, the sportier Hyundai Genesis offers premium amenities and driver convenience technologies that make time behind the wheel safer and more comfortable. Significant changes include an available new HTRAC AWD system with normal, eco and sport settings. Also available is a super new Heads Up Display system – Hyundai’s first ever. We… Continue reading →

2014 Toyota Sienna XLE

Back in 1984, Toyota introduced its first minivan after deciding the company needed to win its share of the rapidly-growing minivan market. Well, the minivan market is no longer on fire, but Toyota’s Sienna remains a top choice for families in need of the comfort and convenience that only a minivan can offer. For 2014, the Sienna gets… Continue reading →

2014 Honda Civic

2014 Honda Civic Sedan.

Available as a coupe or sedan, the 2014 Honda Civic gets a new camera system that virtually eliminates blind spots on the right side and behind the car. It’s Honda’s Lane Watch system, and it’s one of the reasons the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gives the Civic its Top Safety Pick Plus award. The combination of safety,… Continue reading →

2014 Lexus LS 460 F Sport

Lexus introduced the LS 460 luxury sedan more than 20 years ago, and it has remained true to its rear-wheel-drive luxury roots. It may be growing a little long in the tooth, but the LS 460 still has a lot to offer, particularly in the F Sport trim. For the 2014 model year, Lexus adds Siri Eyes-Free mode… Continue reading →

Cruisin’ for September 19, 2014

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 Crescent City Corvette Club monthly meeting at Italian Pie, 5650 Jefferson Highway in Harahan, at 6 p.m. Open to any Corvette owner or soon to be owner. For more information call Bill at (504) 913-1494. SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20… Continue reading →

2014 Range Rover

The Range Rover lineup is king of the mountain when it comes to off-road capability. The Range Rover gets a new engine choice for the 2014 model year – a 3.0-liter supercharged V6 with a stop/start feature. Buyers can either opt for that V6 or a V8 supercharged engine that kicks out 510 horsepower. Also new on the… Continue reading →

Cruisin’ for September 12, 2014

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 Cruise Breakfast, hosted by the Ramblin’ Oldies of Denham Springs, at Rick’s Burgers & Seafood at Florida Blvd. and Flannery Road. Every Saturday from 7 to 9 a.m. All gearheads welcome. For more information call (225) 665-3609. Cruise Night, hosted by Golden Oldies Motor Club, at Hammond… Continue reading →

2014 Mazda5

2013 Mazda5

The 2014 Mazda5 is a compact multi-activity vehicle for families on the go. It has the convenience of a minivan without a boxy or bulky shape. So if your small family works hard and plays hard, the Mazda5 with all of its functionality is worth a look. Designers used a pair of sweeping shoulder lines and a spacious… Continue reading →

Cruisin’ for September 5, 2014

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 Cruise Night, hosted by Rick’s Rods and Performance, at Applebee’s, 5630 Johnston Street in Lafayette. Every first Saturday from 3 to 6 p.m. For more information call (337) 988-7637. Cruise Breakfast, hosted by the Ramblin’ Oldies of Denham Springs, at Rick’s Burgers & Seafood at Florida Blvd. and Flannery Road.… Continue reading →

2015 Hyundai Sonata

When you rocket to stardom, sometimes the success can go to your head and complacency can set in. Not with the 2015 Hyundai Sonata. The previous generation was a huge success, but the 2015 Sonata still finds ways to improve. If you’re shopping for a new mid-size sedan and you don’t test drive the Sonata, you’ll be making… Continue reading →

Cruisin for August 29, 2014

SATURDAY, AUGUST 30 Cruise Breakfast, hosted by the Ramblin’ Oldies of Denham Springs, at Rick’s Burgers & Seafood at Florida Blvd. and Flannery Road. Every Saturday from 7 to 9 a.m. All gearheads welcome. For more information call (225) 665-3609. Parkin’ in the Pines Car/Truck/Bike Show in Greensburg at Court… Continue reading →

2014 Nissan 370 Z

Nissan’s 2014 370Z continues to earn its reputation as an affordable enthusiast’s car. While you can spend well over $45-grand on a super sporty NISMO edition, the regular 370Z starts at $29,900. The regular 370Z doesn’t change much for model year 2014, and the NISMO edition gets primarily cosmetic changes inside and out. All 370Z models… Continue reading →

Cruisin’ for August 22, 2014

SATURDAY, AUGUST 23 Cruise Breakfast, hosted by the Ramblin’ Oldies of Denham Springs, at Rick’s Burgers & Seafood at Florida Blvd. and Flannery Road. Every Saturday from 7 to 9 a.m. All gearheads welcome. For more information call (225) 665-3609. Custom Cruisers Cruise Night at Clearview Mall, 4436 Veterans Blvd. in Metairie, from… Continue reading →

2015 Subaru Outback

Some Subaru Outback owners believe their vehicles are happiest when they are dirty. Subaru wouldn’t argue with that, saying most Outback owners love the outdoors and have selected the perfect car to take them there. And in the outdoors, dirt and dust just happen. The 2015 Subaru Outback is the fifth generation of the world’s first… Continue reading →

Cruisin’ for August 15, 2015

FRIDAY, AUGUST 15 Crescent City Corvette Club monthly meeting at Italian Pie, 5650 Jefferson Highway in Harahan, at 6 p.m. Open to any Corvette owner or soon to be owner. For more information call Bill at (504) 913-1494. SATURDAY, AUGUST 16 Cruise Breakfast, hosted by the Ramblin’… Continue reading →

2014 Nissan Versa Note

The all-new Versa Note is offered in a range of well-equipped grade levels: S, S Plus and SV, along with top-of-the-line SL Packages. Each is equipped with an advanced 1.6-liter DOHC 4- cylinder engine with dual fuel injection and Twin CVTC (Continuously Variable Timing Control).

The 2014 Versa Note is an entry level hatchback that won’t toss your head back when you floor the accelerator, but what it will do is take you 40 miles down the highway on a single gallon of gasoline. Offered in three trim levels, the Versa Note starts below $14,000. The engine used in all three… Continue reading →

Cruisin’ for August 8, 2014

SATURDAY, AUGUST 9 Cruise Breakfast, hosted by the Ramblin’ Oldies of Denham Springs, at Rick’s Burgers & Seafood at Florida Blvd. and Flannery Road. Every Saturday from 7 to 9 a.m. All gearheads welcome. For more information call (225) 665-3609. Cruise Night, hosted by Golden Oldies Motor… Continue reading →

Cruisin’ for August 1, 2014

SATURDAY, AUGUST 2 Cruise Night, hosted by Rick’s Rods and Performance, at Applebee’s, 5630 Johnston Street in Lafayette. Every first Saturday from 3 to 6 p.m. For more information call (337) 988-7637. Cruise Breakfast, hosted by the Ramblin’ Oldies of Denham Springs, at Rick’s Burgers & Seafood at Florida Blvd.… Continue reading →

Cruisin’ For July 25, 2014

SATURDAY, JULY 26 Cruise Breakfast, hosted by the Ramblin’ Oldies of Denham Springs, at Rick’s Burgers & Seafood at Florida Blvd. and Flannery Road. Every Saturday from 7 to 9 a.m. All gearheads welcome. For more information call (225) 665-3609. Custom Cruisers Cruise Night at Clearview Mall,… Continue reading →

2014 Volkswagen CC

The 2014 Volkswagen CC comes with a new trim level but few other major changes from the redesigned 2013 model. It’s still a stylish sedan that looks a lot like a coupe, and it still has a spirited engine that promises good gas mileage. The new trim for 2014 is the 2.0T Executive, and it is situated between… Continue reading →

Cruisin’ for July 18, 2014

FRIDAY, JULY 18 Crescent City Corvette Club monthly meeting at Italian Pie, 5650 Jefferson Highway in Harahan, at 6 p.m. For more information call Bill at (504) 913-1494. SATURDAY, JULY 19 Cruise Breakfast, hosted by the Ramblin’ Oldies of Denham… Continue reading →

2015 Subaru Legacy

When it comes to the 2015 Subaru Legacy mid-sized sedan, all Subaru wants is a chance – just a short test drive. The company believes that if drivers take a look at the Legacy, they might think twice before automatically hopping into a Camry or Accord. Of course, sales of the venerable Toyota and Honda mid-size sedans are… Continue reading →

Cruisin’ for July 11, 2014

FRIDAY, JULY 11 Classic and Muscle Car Auction, hosted by The Vicari Auction Company, during Louisiana Collector Car Appreciation weekend on July 11 and 12. at Mardi Gras World (East Bank), 1380 Port of New Orleans Place in New Orleans. Gates open at 8:30 a.m. For more information call (504) 264-2277 or… Continue reading →

Cruisin for July 4, 2014

SATURDAY, JULY 5 Cruise Night, hosted by Rick’s Rods and Performance. Every first Saturday from 3 to 6 p.m. at Applebee’s, 5630 Johnston Street in Lafayette. For more information call (337) 988-7637. Cruise Breakfast, hosted by the Ramblin’ Oldies of Denham Springs, every Saturday from 7 to 9 a.m. at Rick’s… Continue reading →