Hated the Commercial, Loved The Car: 2014 Cadillac ELR Plug-In Electric Hybrid Review

You remember the car commercial that aired during the Winter Olympics and the Oscars? The one with (Neal McDonough extolling the virtues of workaholic Americans accepting luxury cars as our reward in place of vacations like those lazy French bastards? You might have passionately argued for or against this commercial's message, but I bet you don't remember the actual car being advertised. And that's a shame, because the Cadillac ELR is a terrific car that, despite being a super-niche offering, more people should know about....more

am i a caddy kind of person?

Michael made the last payment on the Jeep Liberty, and the same day he saw the commercial for the new Cadillac CTS and decided that he was going to buy me one.  ...more
Awesome. I don't think I'm a caddy type of person but my oldest daughter bought a used one and ...more

I Can See Clearly Now...Not?!

I am not old enough to remember, but I have heard plenty of stories from older folks about how a literal cloud of smog once hung over downtown Los Angeles. On a perfect sunny morning, you could see only the lower floors of buildings, no real skyline. This is hard to imagine now, as air quality has improved SO much over the past three decades that downtown L.A. can now join the ranks of other major American cities with its own signature views....more

Just saw it today-- good to see the rally going ...more

What Does it Take to Be Green In the Auto Industry? Ask the LaFontaine family.

LaFontaine Automotive Group recently received a Gold Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certification for its brand-new Buick-GMC-Cadillac dealership, becoming the only "Green" dealership in Michigan, one of only two Gold-certified sites in the country, and the premi...more

General Motors announces bankruptcy, promising a new and better future

It was not much of a surprise yesterday when General Motors revealed the details of its bankruptcy plans; many in the automotive industry were wondering WHEN, not IF, GM would have to resort to such drastic measures. According to News.Yahoo.com "GM's bankruptcy filing is the fourth-largest in U.S. ...more

Best Ways to be Pampered in your Car

Some of the BlogHer women were discussing recently whether we tend to be the ones who get spoiled, or whether we are the ones who do the actual spoiling. So the question was asked "Is it better to be spoiled than to spoil others?" ...more


Ford Motor Company is sure making many new improvements in Creature Comforts for ...more

President Barack Obama will ride in an all-new Cadillac Presidential Limousine

An American Tradition Continues: New Presidential Era Begins With a New Cadillac Presidential Limousine ...more

GM Celebrates its 100th Anniversary by Giving Away a Discount!

Perhaps you've seen the television ads already? ...more

Through the Rear View Mirror - A Car Girls' Life - Classic Car Love Affairs

You know you're a car girl when you slow down on the freeway to Ooooohhhhhhhh and AHHHHHHHHHH over cars and when driving with a companion point out all the cool cars or not on the freeway like signs or landmarks along the way. I am constantly shopping cars on the parking lot freeways of Los Angeles, a slow moving car show, with every make and model imaginable on display. ...more

Thanks for the nice commnets. Check out this recent post with a photo I took of a restored Chevy ...more

Through the Rear View Mirror - A Car Girls' Life and Adventures

I had a meeting at the Beverly Hills Four Seasons hotel recently which is not my normal hangout. As I pulled into the valet parking in my 2006 Dodge Magnum station wagon, I almost broke my neck as I twisted and turned to get a good look at the line up of absolutely BEAUTIFUL cars parked in a neat row along the front driveway. ...more

The meeting was rescheduled for tomorrow in Beverly Hills ...Geez. Should I rent a Bentley??? ...more