Jeffrey N. Ross, Contributor

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Jeffrey N. Ross is a Detroit native now living in Florida, and he has spent his most of his life in, around and under cars: from a childhood filled with Matchbox cars to bloodied knuckles as an ASE-certified mechanic and, since 2006, as an automotive journalist. Some of his car-related highlights include learning how to shift a manual transmission on a first-generation Bronco, driving his '77 Trans Am in the Inaugural Woodward Dream Cruise and tackling tracks such as Daytona International Speedway and Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

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2015 Lexus NX Compact Crossover Coming With Turbo, Hybrid Power
2015 Lexus NX Compact Crossover Coming With Turbo, Hybrid Power

Small cars and crossovers are getting to be a big business among luxury automakers, and Lexus is finally ready to get in on the action with its new 2015 Lexus NX. Lexus will reveal its new compact crossover on April 20th at the Beijing Auto Show, and the 2015 NX will be tasked with taking on rivals...Read More»

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Half Of U.S. Drivers Don't Recognize Tire-Pressure Warning Light

Driving with properly inflated tires makes cars safer and more efficient, and tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) are designed to help alert drivers to underinflated tires. The only problem is that a study funded by Shrader International – the company that makes tire inflation valve stems...Read More»

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2015 Kia Sedona Minivan Teased Again: 2014 New York Auto Show

Just last week, Kia released an official teaser (shown below) for a new MPV set to debut next week at the New York Auto Show, but it stopped short of calling it either a Sedona or a minivan. Now, the automaker has revealed another sketch showing the vehicle's profile and an accompanying press...Read More»

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2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD Saddles Up For High Country

Adding to the abundance of luxury pickup trucks, Chevrolet introduced the Silverado 1500 High Country into the mix last year. This summer, Chevy will follow up its half-ton luxury truck with a heavy-duty version – the 2015 Silverado High Country HD – to compete with the Ram Heavy Duty...Read More»

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Ram Power Wagon Gets More Extreme for 2014

The full-size pickup truck market is a never-ending game of one-upmanship, and the 2014 Ram Power Wagon definitely ups the ante when it comes to off-roading. Now in its third version since being reintroduced in 2005, the 2014 Ram Power Wagon gets a boost for its off-road ruggedness with many of the...Read More»

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2017 Bentley SUV Will Offer Plug-In Hybrid Option

Bentley plans to launch its first-ever SUV by 2016, and a year after this yet-to-be-named model is introduced, the luxury brand will offer its first-ever hybrid. While we still have at least a couple of years before we see the Bentley SUV plug-in hybrid, the advanced drivetrain of this vehicle will...Read More»

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