Monday, June 21, 2021

2021 BUICK ENVISION, A WORLD VEHICLE OR ANOTHER IMPORT?


Many global automakers design and build cars that can be sold anywhere on the planet. General Motors may be trying that approach with the Buick Envision, which is built in Asia. Bumper2Bumpertv checks out the Envision to see if it can make a dent in this segment.

Thursday, June 10, 2021

THE BLACK EFFECT ON THE LUXURY CAR SEGMENT.

,BR> How does an auto manufacturer make their luxury cars even more high end? Some have embraced the concept of limited edition models with upscale finishes or enhanced performance. Bumper2Bumpertv has a look at the Black Effect on a few brands.

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

A BABY BENZ SUV, THE MERCEDES GLA 250.


Can a compact SUV still deliver the luxury and quality experience of a Mercedes Benz? The automaker thinks that can be done with the GLA 250. Bumper2Bumpertv has a look at what is offered.

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

DODGE CHARGER HELLCAT, AN EXERCISE IN POWER!!


In case you were wondering about traditional muscle cars, Dodge is still building them. Bumper2Bumpertv reports they are worth investigating and experiencing.

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

KIA K5, A WORTHY REPLACEMENT FOR THE OPTIMA


KIA is undergoing a lot of changes these days and one of them involved renaming their mid size sedan. Bumper2Bumpertv tells us that the K5 replaces the Optima in the lineup and brings an edge to the vehicle.

Thursday, May 6, 2021

RAV4 PRIME, A HYBRID THAT RUNS WITH THE FAST CROWD


Toyota is changing the perception of hybrid vehicles with the RAV4 Prime. Bumper2Bumpertv got some seat time and exposure to the Plug-In gas electric SUV and came away impressed.

Saturday, May 1, 2021

WELL EQUIPPED AND FORWARD THINKING, THE SUBARU LEGACY SEDAN.


Subaru has come a long way from its origins as a tough Asian import ready for any kind of driving situation. Bumper2Bumprtv has a look at the brands flagship sedan, the Legacy and what it brings to the party now.

Monday, April 19, 2021

THE VOLKSWAGEN ID4 IS FOR REAL—A FIRST DRIVE IMPRESSION.


The VW brand is putting a lot of effort and the company’s prestige into the battery electric ID4. Bumper2Bumpertv thinks they may be going down the right road with this platform.

Monday, April 12, 2021

CHEVROLET SILVERADO, UPHOLDING THE STANDARD


One of the next fully electric vehicles coming from General Motors will be the Chevrolet Silverado half ton pickup truck. But the company isn’t quite ready to abandon the traditional internal combustion engine version as Bumper2Bumpertv tells us.

Monday, April 5, 2021

2021 AVALON TRD, DRESSED UP BUT DISAPPOINTING


Can a full size sedan properly claim a space as a performance vehicle without something special under the hood? Toyota thinks the Avalon TRD can and Bumper2Bumpertv disagrees.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

2021 KIA SORENTO COMES IN THREE FLAVORS.


The latest edition of the Sorento SUV moves the vehicle closer to electric drive systems. Bumper2Bumpertv has a look at what comes in the package which is filling the gap for now.

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

THE STEALTH PONY, THE MUSTANG MACH E


Ford is going all in with the battery electric Mustang Mach E . Bumper2Bumpertv has checked it out and thinks there may be something there worth watching.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

THE HONDA ODYSSEY FOR 2021 MAKES AN APPEAL TO THE FAMILY.


Few folks want to admit that a minivan is what they need for an active family or simply a vehicle to move a lot of folks around. Bumper2Bumpertv says Honda is going against the grain and proudly making their minivan stand out.

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

CADILLAC ESCALADE FOR 2021, NEW TECH AND A NEW ATTITUDE


From celebrities to athletes to the titans of business, the Cadillac Escalade is a symbol of success. Bumper2Bumpertv has to reluctantly admit that the large luxury SUV may have something to brag about these days.

Monday, March 1, 2021

THE TOYOTA 4RUNNER TRD WANTS TO GET MESSY!!


The 2021 4Runner SUV from Toyota may have old school styling but it is still one of the most durable vehicles on and off the road. Bumper2Bumpertv sees the TRD Pro version as something authentic in the segment.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

MAZDA MAKES THE MOST OUT OF THE CX-9 CROSSOVER.


Mazda is taking the low key approach when upgrading the CX-9 Crossover. As Bumper2Bumpertv observed the 7 passenger unit is a wealth of technology and creature comforts these days.

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

STEPPING UP WITH POWER AND TECH THE 2021 HONDA ACCORD HYBRID


While some carmakers are shying away from sedans, Honda is going the opposite way with the Accord. An example is the effort and energy the brand put into the 2021 version of the Accord Hybrid. Bumper2Bumpertv sees this as a bridge to future alternative powered vehicles.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

THE MERCEDES E350, A BRIDGE TO BIG TIME LUXURY


Drivers who want a luxury car experience while hedging their financial bets may want to consider the Mercedes E350. From what Bumper2Bumpertv has learned, it is an easy introduction to the luxury sedan segment.

Monday, January 18, 2021

THE SMALL BLOCK MUSTANG PAYS HOMAGE TO ITS ROOTS!!


With all of the technology and assistance features on cars these days have we forgotten the joy of just driving. After a week in a convertible Mustang, Bumper2Bumpertv thinks there is still a lot of fun to be had in this legacy coupe.

Sunday, January 10, 2021

GENESIS G90, LOW KEY LUXURY!!


The flagship of the Genesis lineup, the G90, has been redesigned and updated with new technology. Bumper2Bumpertv has a look at this full sized sedan that matches up well with global competitors.