New luxury division Genesis goes bigtime

New luxury division Genesis goes bigtime

Opportunity fell my way one day recently to drive all over the Denver metro area the first new luxury sedan introduced into this country in more than 10 years. It’s the 2017 (Hyundai) Genesis G90, which is aimed at those…

Buick LaCrosse AWD challenges 300, Taurus

Buick LaCrosse AWD challenges 300, Taurus

In days long gone, majority of sales successes in the automotive market of the U.S. were spurred by new models of the Big Three – General Motors, Ford and Chrysler. A few of those standouts remain, such as the Mustang/Camaro/Challenger…

Tacoma TRD Pro awaits fresh competition

Tacoma TRD Pro awaits fresh competition

One of the many outstanding models unveiled at the LA Auto Show is the Chevy Colorado ZR2 offroad compact pickup, expected to go on sale in early 2017. Already down the road in these parts, though, waiting for arrival of…

Cadillac XT5 rolls up for Bud’s 2,000th drive

Cadillac XT5 rolls up for Bud’s 2,000th drive

The approach of December found me at the wheel of the new 2017 Cadillac XT5, the high-end Platinum edition finished in stellar black metallic – seemingly sparkling for the occasion. It is the 2,000th new car, truck or SUV I’ve…