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PORTLAND, OREGON-March 12, 2012-- The new 2013 Ford Flex is launched in Portland, Oregon as media have the first opportunity to drive the new product. The new three-row, seven-passenger 2013 Ford Flex offers comfort and advanced technology in a distinctive package, including a sleek new front end, modern interior and unsurpassed fuel economy. (03/12/2012) (Ford Motor Company)

2013 Ford Flex is different by design

Every so often a car rolls down the pike that helps people just say no to minivans. The Ford Flex is one of those rare examples that aren’t burrowing out a new genre of soccer mom-mobiles in the crossover segment. With the utilitarian chops to...

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FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2013

 (Brandon Seiler / Brandon Seiler)

One week with a Ford Focus Electric 

Electric cars are a lot like Pit Bulls. No matter how many supportive things are said about them, they still frighten a good portion of the population. Still, under the right circumstances, driving an electric car is a realistic proposition for those willing to take...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 27, 2013

TUESDAY, JAN. 8, 2013

The most innovative version yet, the fifth-generation 2013 Nissan Altima builds on its strong reputation for quality and reliability and adds new levels of innovation, fuel-efficiency, dynamic performance and premium style. (Nissan )

2013 Nissan Altima Review

Nobody likes to be called boring, and let’s face it; most family vehicles are about as fun as drinking with Eeyore from Winnie the Pooh. A push is emerging among car makers to try and breathe some chutzpah into their family haulers. The 2013 Nissan...

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SUNDAY, DEC. 23, 2012


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