Author Archives: Randy Stern

My Favorites Among The Finest Cars in the World (That I Have Worked With)

Tweet All Photos by Randy Stern When I finally got my driver’s license in April of 1980, I thought I was given a license to conquer the world. Then again, I was 16 and had wild dreams of the future. … Continue reading

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Commentary: 54 Cycles Around the Earth

Tweet Just leave, please? – Photo by Randy Stern Another cycle around the sun. Another year under my belt. And, it’s tough to not complain about it. This 54th annual celebration of this automotive media person’s birth comes with an … Continue reading

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Commentary: Super Big *Bleeping* Deal

Tweet The 2017 Audi S6 at the site of this year’s Super Bowl – Photo by Randy Stern The Super Bowl is happening within miles of my doorstep. The fifty-second rendition of the National Football League’s biggest show will kick … Continue reading

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Historiography: Spoils for The MVP

Tweet Somewhere down there, Mike Trout will make the right decision… – All Photos by Randy Stern For being the most valuable person who participated in a major sporting event – they get a car. Giving away cars as prizes … Continue reading

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V&R Stories: The National Football League and an Automotive Storyteller

Tweet On any given Sunday – All Photos by Randy Stern As much as my brother and I liked the National Football League, it took us a while before we actually went to a game. Before I dive into this … Continue reading

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Plugged-In Ahead of The Curve

Tweet 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV GT – All Photos by Randy Stern A Victory & Reseda review of the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV It begins with a compromise. I am not entirely sold on electric vehicles. In fact, I have … Continue reading

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Commentary: The Bucket List Revisted

Tweet Photo by Randy Stern I am at the age where bucket lists seem to be almost appropriate. Not that I’m dying or preparing to do so. I am actually enjoying living, even if I am a half-step slower than … Continue reading

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Coming Up in 2018…Maybe

Tweet Photo by Randy Stern In my many years of living, I strongly agree with some conclusions being made by fellow media people and enthusiasts. We are indeed living in a great time for the automobile. I would not call … Continue reading

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Visiting The Service Department

Tweet All Photos by Randy Stern Service. It is the most important part of the automobile ownership experience. If something is wrong with your vehicle, you want it fixed. If you are unable to do your own maintenance, the service … Continue reading

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The Small Car For Those Who Want One

Tweet 2018 Kia Rio EX 5-Door – All Photos by Randy Stern A Victory & Reseda review of the 2018 Kia Rio Ah, bless the urbanista who has no off-street parking space – or limited space to maneuver for so-called … Continue reading

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