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Drivetime with Vinnie Richichi-Road Test: 2013 GMC Acadia Denali

The midsize SUV is alive and well and thriving at GMC! That’s my takeaway after spending a week in the hot off the presses GMC Acadia Denali.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/20/2013

Something for Everyone at Carlisle Photo Credit Carlisle Events

Drivetime Interview: Pennsylvania’s Automotive Mecca, Carlisle Events Is Revved Up & Ready!

Whatever your taste in cars from collector to hot rod, Ford to foreign, tuner to Model A there is an event for you at Carlisle, Pa.

93-7 The Fan–04/14/2013

Photo courtesy Brenda Priddy

Drivetime Interview: Confessions Of An Automotive Spy Photographer

She stands by the side of the road waiting for a car that very few people know about and even less have seen. Once she gets it in her sights she has literally seconds to snap photos of it after what could be hours out in the cold.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/13/2013

2013 Ford Taurus SEL Photo courtesy Ford

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2013 Ford Taurus SEL w/EcoBoost

This past Saturday morning on Drivetime we reviewed the 2013 Ford Taurus. Lots of changes to the Ford flagship sedan in looks and high tech equipment but the biggest and best change may be the one under the hood as the Taurus gets the i4 EcoBoost engine for the first time.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/07/2013

Fisker Karma Photo Courtesy Fisker Automotive

Drivetime Interview-Fisker: The Electric Car Company That Short Circuited

Could the announcement Friday that Fisker Automotive has fired 75 percent of its work force mean the end for the troubled manufacturer of electric luxury cars? Automotive News West Coast and Electric Vehicles Editor Mark […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/06/2013

2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek Photo Credit Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi-Road Test: 2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek

This weeks edition of Drivetime has us taking a spin in the 2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/04/2013

2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0T AWD Photo Credit Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi: Road Test – 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0 AWD

In a crowded field of mid-size SUV/Crossovers, Hyundai’s 2013 Santa Fe Sport does a lot to make it stand out from the pack. On this edition of Drivetime we take a look at the the latest version of the Hyundai family hauler.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/08/2013

2013 Ford Focus ST Photo Credit:Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2013 Ford Focus ST 5 Door Hatchback

If you are Ford, you already have a winner in the Focus. It is one of the best small cars out there in all of its variations.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/07/2013

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Consumer Reports: Top Pick Cars Of 2013

Being named a Consumer Reports top pick vehicle doesn’t come easy.

02/26/2013

(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

Photo Credit NAIAS

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

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