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(Photo Credit: Vinnie Richichi) 2013 Kia Rio Sedan

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2013 Kia Rio SX Sedan

This edition of The Drivetime Road Test has us tooling down the street in what could be the best bang for the buck small car out there today — the 2013 Kia Rio SX Sedan.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/25/2013

One of last years highlights...Terrafugia's Flying Car. Photo by Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi – A Look Back At The 2012 New York International Auto Show

With the the 2013 New York International Auto Show closing in fast (it runs March 29 to April 3 at The Javits Center in New York City) I thought it might be a good time to look back at what was hot, cool, electric, muscular and sexy at last years show.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/24/2013

2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid Photo Courtesy: Ford

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2013 Ford C-Max

On this edition of  Drivetime, we look at the Ford attempt at meeting the Toyota Prius head on… the C-Max Hybrid. The crossover, which slips into the void left by the old boxy Escape, is […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/21/2013

2014 Cadillac ELR (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Pittsburgh Auto Show Rolls In This Weekend

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to John Putzier, Executive Director of the Greater Pittsburgh Auto Dealers Association, about 2013 Pittsburgh car show.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/14/2013

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Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi: 2014 Kia Forte and Sorento

I recently had a chance to spend a day driving two of Kia’s new vehicles, the compact Forte and the midsize crossover Sorento through the desert country outside of Phoenix and both cars made a spectacular first impression on me as well as the assembled media.

CBS Pittsburgh–02/08/2013

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Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi At The NAIAS: Day 1 Wrap-Up

Lots of pretty impressive autos and trucks hit the floor here in Detroit at the 2013 North American International Auto Show on the first the two media days.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/14/2013

(Photo Credit: Vinnie Richichi)

The Stingray Is Back And Drivetime Gets A First Look

It certainly has created a stir, General Motors got out in front of the pack at the 2013 North American Auto Show in Detroit as they revealed the all-new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Sunday night.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/14/2013

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Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2013 Cadillac XTS All-Wheel Drive

The Cadillac XTS all-wheel drive offers world-class build quality, intuitive electronics, comfortable seating, connected driving and sharp design that, simply put, will compete with anything in it’s class.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/13/2013

(Photo Courtesy of CES)

Autoweek Magazine Editor Talks About Consumer Electronics Show

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is the place for the latest and most innovative high-tech items that are coming to market.

01/13/2013

2012 Hyundai Azera Photo Credit: Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi – Road Test: 2013 Hyundai Azera

We already know that Hyundai can build a pretty spectacular small car but how do they do when they dip their toes into the luxury end of the pool? If the Hyundai Azera that I recently put through its paces is any indication, they swim pretty good at the deep end.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/09/2013

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Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi: 2012 Car Of The Year Award

Every year I pick out one of the cars I drove in the previous year as my Car of the Year.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/04/2013

Photo Courtesy: HMA

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi-Road Test: 2013 Hyundai Elantra GT

This week’s Drivetime Road Test has us cruising in Hyundai’s newest Elantra, the GT. Now this all-new for 2013 edition of Hyundai’s compact car is not to be confused with other Elantra’s in the line up.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/03/2013

Photo credit: Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi-First Impression: 2013 Mazda CX-5 Crossover With Skyactiv Technology

The compact crossover market is a crowded one. Small families want cars that have the room of a Sports Utility Vehicle, all-wheel drive and car like driving features including gas mileage. Most folks that buy an SUV never go off the pavement and the compact SUV is designed to stay on the road and keep out of the woods.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/19/2012

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Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi – Road Test: 2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo

On this week’s edition of the Drivetime Road Test it’s a look at an improved version of a car I reviewed earlier in the year and really liked, The Hyundai Veloster.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/18/2012

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi: The Drivetime Daily: Donate That Car

No doubt you have heard the ads…donate your car to charity for a tax deduction and to help a cause.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/17/2012