Category Archives: Automotive Industry

Commentary: The New Book of Marchionne

Tweet A good cover photograph for the new book. Photo (c) Chrysler Group LLC “Today is much more than a new chapter. We are beginning to write a completely new book.” These were amongst the first words Sergio Marchionne said … Continue reading

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The Gofer On Wheels

Tweet 2014 Hyundai Elantra SE sedan. All Photos by Randy Stern All things must come full circle. When working with vehicles to review, the focus is usually turned onto the singular subject. If one works to review every vehicle in … Continue reading

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Commentary: Exploring #TheNew

Tweet #TheNew… Photo by Randy Stern There is a lot to be said about a television commercial. If you consider the millions of dollars spent on a minute or two to capture our attention away from the lopsided Super Bowl, … Continue reading

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2014 – A Celebration Year

Tweet Photo by Randy Stern Back in 2011, I rebranded this site as an automotive blog with intention. Victory & Reseda is not just a name of a blog. It is an actual geographic location – an intersection of two … Continue reading

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Quickies: Two of Three (New) Diamonds

Tweet All Photos by Randy Stern Just when the pundits, the analysts, and the skeptics were predicting the demise of Mitsubishi Motors in North America, there are still signs of life over at the three-diamond brand. Though volumes were at … Continue reading

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“Is This a Gumball Machine?”

Tweet 2014 Dodge Durango R/T AWD. All photos by Randy Stern You have seen the commercials, right? The ones where Will Farrell reprises his role of San Diego’s greatest television news personality Ron Burgundy? Your comments have been wide spread … Continue reading

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Finding Three Diamonds (And More)

Tweet All photos by Randy Stern Guess what I did this past weekend? I took part in a car meet! Now that was off my chest, let me explain the reason for doing so. The point of participation is to … Continue reading

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On The Forefront of Workplace Equality in the Industry

Tweet Adam Bernard. Photo by Randy Stern A Victory & Reseda Interview with Adam Bernard, Chairperson, GM PLUS Even through this historic period in our community’s history, there are still a few areas where equality is still being challenged. In … Continue reading

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#VnRChat – The Agenda for the June 2013 Chat

Tweet We could be talking about this… Photo by Randy Stern Did you miss V&R Chat? It missed you, too. Took a month off due to scheduling issues, but V&R Chat (#VnRChat on Twitter) is back and kicking off the … Continue reading

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Living the Dream at Road America – Final Thoughts

Tweet Photo by Randy Stern I am not done talking about this very important event in this automotive writer’s life. In the past few pieces, I took you through the psychosis of getting through a day-and-a-half of new experiences, new … Continue reading

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