Posts By: Rocco Penn

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    In America, Bigger is Always Better

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    When you are part of a country that literally stretches from one ocean to another there is plenty of space to explore and stretch out.  A road trip means heading out to see areas that we haven’t experienced before and that our vehicles can be larger.  Sure we have some of the largest cities in… Read more »

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    Hyundai Takes Aim at the Prius

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    There have been many hybrid vehicles on the market for years, but none have sold or carried the same clout at the Toyota Prius.  The Prius was the first affordable hybrid vehicle that truly showed what hybrid was all about.  Now Hyundai is poised to take aim at the Prius with its own version of… Read more »

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    A Step into Craigslist Hilarity

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    When you peruse Craigslist do you wonder if the person who wrote the ad actually thought about what they were saying during their advertisement or are they just desperate to get rid of something.  At times these ads can offer a bit of wit and with other you almost feel sad for the person writing… Read more »

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    In the Wake; Volkswagen is Saving Money

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    With the world wide scandal of emissions standards that were revealed earlier this year for the diesel engines of Volkswagen the thought would be that Volkswagen has taken a huge hit and a step back.  It seems scandalous that emissions testing has been cheated for several years on the diesel engines and is going to… Read more »

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    Here Comes the Bolt

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    Did Chevrolet do this to try and confuse us or is it simple a change from one format of a hybrid/EV vehicle to another?  Having the Volt and Bolt made by the same company, and offering them as similar in their powertrains, at least from the fact that they are both some variation of hybrid… Read more »

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    The Misfit Four

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    Around Christmastime each year we get to see the movie Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer and learn once again about the misfit toys.  While the four cars I am about to introduce you to have about as much in common with these toys as a rocket ship does with a sled these four cars are… Read more »

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    2016 Toyota Mirai: The Vehicle of the Future is Here

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    Finally the Toyota Mirai will cut its teeth on the market for the 2016 model year.  The Mirai is the Fuel Cell Vehicle (FCV) that offers us a vehicle that runs on hydrogen and can drive up to 300 miles on a single tank of this alternative fuel.  What makes this a great choice is… Read more »

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    More Fords for the SEMA Show

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    It seems Ford is making a full court press at the SEMA Show this year which will take place at the end of the month.  Already we have seen the amazing Ford Edge offerings they are planning to show off but now they have given us a peak into the F-150s they intend to showcase… Read more »

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    Getting Larger in the MINI with the 2016 Hardtop 2-Door

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    The Mini Cooper 2 Door Hardtop has been one of the most loved vehicles for many decades in order to be a fantastic vehicle that is ready to grow.  For 2016 the reality is this car is one that has become larger and more active car that certainly will give you a higher end subcompact… Read more »

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    How Can You Make the World Better

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    When you have an idea that really works to improve the processes or the environment in your life keeping it to yourself can be tantamount to selfishness.  It’s important for companies to constantly find ways to do things different, better and more efficient in order to streamline their processes and procedures.  At times a company… Read more »