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AUTO LAB TALK RADIO LIVE FROM NYC, Saturday August 24, 2019, WNYM Radio AM 970 7-9 AM

AUTO LAB TALK RADIO LIVE FROM NYC, Saturday August 24, 2019, WNYM Radio AM 970 7-9 AM

Auto Lab Talk Radio Is Streamed Worldwide On TheAutoChannel.Com. Car Question or Concern? Automotive Career Opportunity, Call Toll Free 888-692-7234. Each week a cadre of experienced hands-on automotive experts are in-studio with advice for the New York area's 12 million people, providing listeners with honest, practic ... Continue reading

Never Bring A Rapier To A Gun Fight

Never Bring A Rapier To A Gun Fight

Prelude to Battle By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher THE AUTO CHANNEL ... Continue reading

2019 Toyota Land Cruiser Review by Mark Fulmer - It's E15 Approved

2019 Toyota Land Cruiser Review by Mark Fulmer - It's E15 Approved

The 2019 Land Cruiser has proven itself over six or so decades to be one tough cookie off road. At the same time, it has developed into a very refined full size SUV with a treasure chest of bells and whistles. ... Continue reading

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Plug-In Hybrid Review By John Heilig

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Plug-In Hybrid Review By John Heilig

REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Subaru Crosstrek Plug-In Hybrid ENGINE: 2.0-liter Boxer 4 TRANSMISSION: Lineartonic CVT HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 123 hp @ 5,600 rpm (148 combined horsepower)/134 lb.-ft. @ 4,400 rpm WHEELBASE: 104.9 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Ford Edge 12 Years On, Review by Larry Nutson - It's E15 Approved

2019 Ford Edge 12 Years On, Review by Larry Nutson - It's E15 Approved

I drove a 2007 Ford Edge for two years. Back then it was the second vehicle in our household. ... Continue reading

2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature AWD Review by David Colman +Video

2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature AWD Review by David Colman +Video

The Mazda CX-5 is a sports car masquerading as an SUV. Let's say it's pouring again, just like it's done for three straight months now. You're facing another challenging road trip over pot holed roads in really bad weather. ... Continue reading

Dodge Stratus/Plymouth Breeze (1996)

Dodge Stratus/Plymouth Breeze (1996)

Dodge Stratus/Plymouth Breeze (1996) ... Continue reading

Every Spark-Ignited Internal Combustion Engine Ever Produced Has Been Damaged By Gasoline

Every Spark-Ignited Internal Combustion Engine Ever Produced Has Been Damaged By Gasoline

Every Spark-Ignited Internal Combustion Engine Ever Produced Has Been Damaged By Gasoline The shocking truth about gasoline's destructive nature By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-President THE AUTO CHANNEL How do you like the headline of this story? "Every Spark-Ignited Internal Combustion Engine Ever Produced H ... Continue reading

Study Ranks Every State's Highway System, Finds Road Conditions Worsening In Important Categories

Study Ranks Every State's Highway System, Finds Road Conditions Worsening In Important Categories

After decades of incremental progress in several key highway categories, the Reason Foundation's Annual Highway Report published today finds the nation’s highway conditions are deteriorating, especially in a group of problem-plagued states that are struggling to repair deficient bridges, maintain Interstate pavement ... Continue reading

2019 Kia Sorento Review by Larry Nutson - It's E15 Approved

2019 Kia Sorento Review by Larry Nutson - It's E15 Approved

The heated seats and heated steering wheel were immediately put into service. ... Continue reading

2019 Nissan Pathfinder SL 4WD Rock Creek Edition Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

2019 Nissan Pathfinder SL 4WD Rock Creek Edition Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

2019 Nissan Pathfinder SL 4WD Rock Creek Edition ENGINE: 3.5-liter V6 TRANSMISSION: Xtronic CVT HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 284 hp @ 6,400 rpm/259 lb.-ft. @ 4,800 rpm WHEELBASE: 114.2 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Ford F-150 Raptor Supercab Review by John Heilig - Its E15 Approved

2019 Ford F-150 Raptor Supercab Review by John Heilig - Its E15 Approved

REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor Supercab ENGINE: 3.5-liter Ecoboost V6 TRANSMISSION: 10-speed automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 450 hp @ 5,000 rpm/510- lb.-ft. @ 3,500 rpm WHEELBASE: 134.2 in. ... Continue reading

2019 GMC Terrain, Bold Refinement - Review By Larry Nutson - It's E15 Approved

2019 GMC Terrain, Bold Refinement - Review By Larry Nutson - It's E15 Approved

2019 GMC Terrain Bold Refinement By Larry Nutson Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel The very stealthy Terrain SLT Black Edition was, to me, really good looking. Admittedly I favor black cars. ... Continue reading

HYUNDAI MOTOR TO SHOWCASE NEW EV CONCEPT AT FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW

HYUNDAI MOTOR TO SHOWCASE NEW EV CONCEPT AT FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW

Hyundai Motor will display the company’s focus toward the future direction of car design at the forthcoming IAA Frankfurt Motor Show (Sept. 10-22, 2019). Inspired by looking back at the brand’s first model in the 1970s, the fully-electric concept car will act as a symbolic milestone for Hyundai’s future EV design ... Continue reading

2019 Ford Ranger Review By Larry Nutson

2019 Ford Ranger Review By Larry Nutson

2019 Ford Ranger At home on the range or in the city By Larry Nutson Executive Producer and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel There are five contenders, that’s five new pickup trucks, being considered for the title of 2020 North American Truck of the Year. The new Ford Ranger is one of them. ... Continue reading