Archive for November, 2014

REVIEW: 2015 Cadillac CTS Automatic Parking Assist

As someone who, generally speaking, will do almost anything to avoid parking a car in a crowded area for fear of looking like a fool, I jumped at a recent opportunity to try out the Automatic Parking Assist feature in the 2015 Cadillac CTS.  For those that are unfamiliar, I’ll let Cadillac explain this nifty little piece of tech: More >

The Benefits of Driving with Snow Tires

When winter hits here in Minnesota it’s always good to be prepared and we have a few winter driving tips to help with that. One of the most important things to factor in is that the only thing between your car and the road is your tires. Making sure you have well treaded tires is a great idea and another huge advantage to that is adding snow tires to your vehicle. More >

Behind the Wheel of a Mazda6 Diesel Endurance Racer

Mazda has never been a stranger to motorsports, in fact on any given day more Mazda’s are being exercised on racetracks than any other brand. In recent years, Mazda has embraced the sweeping fuel efficiency trend and has built diesel racecars for professional racing series. The first was a SKYACTIV-D Mazda6 built for the Grand Am race series that won the GX class title in 2013. For 2014 Mazda built a pair of prototype diesels to run in the P2 Class of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. More >