Category Archives: Automobile Previews

Great Ambitions

Tweet 2017 Kia Cadenza Limited – All Photos by Randy Stern A Victory & Reseda review of the 2017 Kia Cadenza Luxury can come from the most unlikely sources. It is a flippant statement to make considering that Kia has … Continue reading

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#MAMA16FR – 25 Years in The Making

Tweet A typical Wednesday morning at Autobahn Country Club – All Photos by Randy Stern Why is the Midwest Automotive Media Association such an honor to be a member of? A discussion with one of its board members came up … Continue reading

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Nissan Raises The Hybrid SUV Ante

Tweet Is there a worse time to build an all new hybrid? Nissan laid the Altima Hybrid to rest in 2011. Despite higher fuel prices than today the Altima Hybrid did not sell well. Nissan, under Carlos Ghosn, has always … Continue reading

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The “Seductive Strength” of The Original Luxury Crossover

Tweet A Victory & Reseda Preview of the 2016 Lexus RX The Lexus RX pioneered the conveyance known as the luxury crossover. It has done so by providing its “fanatical” and loyal customers the space, comfort, performance, efficiency and capability … Continue reading

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What’s New (Again) from FCA for 2016?

Tweet It was an honor to be invited again. It was also an honor to attend and participate in one of the best annual manufacturer events put on in the automotive industry. For several years, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles opened up … Continue reading

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Scion’s “Two-Fer”

Tweet A Victory & Reseda preview of the 2016 Scion iA and iM This could be a classic two-fer… What do I mean by a “two-fer?” Scion came up with an idea to promote their two upcoming products – the … Continue reading

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Fluidic 2.0

Tweet 2015 Hyundai Sonata Eco. All Photos by Randy Stern A Victory & Reseda Preview of the 2015 Hyundai Sonata Meet the new Sonata…same as the old one? Hyundai would rather have you think otherwise. The 2015 Sonata has arrived, … Continue reading

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Came for The Alfa, Stayed for the Rest

Tweet 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C. All Photos by Randy Stern There are some perks in what I do. For example, I was invited to come to Southeastern Michigan to attend Chrysler’s annual “What’s New” event. This is held at their … Continue reading

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Reliving The Dream at Road America – Part 2

Tweet The Weapon – 2014 Buick Regal GS AWD. All Photos by Randy Stern There is one more tale to tell from the 2014 Midwest Automotive Media Association’s Spring Rally. It was one that I wanted to accomplish for a … Continue reading

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Reliving The Dream at Road America – Part 1

Tweet The author – and, yes, that is the 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C! Photo by Jiyan Cadiz/Fiat Chrysler Automobile for Victory & Reseda It has been a year since my first Midwest Automotive Media Association Spring Rally. A lot has … Continue reading

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