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Not much has changed with the Volkswagen Passat over the last six years. And frankly, that’s not necessarily a bad thing because the Passat possesses some enviable qualities that make it a good choice in the midsize sedan category.Although significant changes have not been made, the Passat still can match many of its rivals. Aside...
This has become an annual occurrence. Mt. Rose will once again be the first Lake Tahoe ski resort to open for the 2018-19 season, running its lifts for the first time Friday, Oct. 19. Thanks to continued investments that have expanded the resort’s snowmaking system, Mt. Rose will offer access to three beginner ski trails...Read more
Wagons are very popular these days, possessing many of the characteristics that car buyers value in a sports utility vehicle.Add one more wagon to the list: Introduced a year ago, the Volkswagen Golf Alltrack possesses some enviable features that give it the versatility that appeals to people who enjoy staying active. That includes the ability...
What’s new at Diamond Peak ski resort in Lake Tahoe? The resort recently announced some new features for the 2018-19 ski season. [caption id="attachment_8363" align="alignright" width="300"] Diamond Peak is an intimate, family-friendly resort that has gorgeous views of nearby Lake Tahoe.[/caption] Located in Incline Village, Nevada, the family-friendly ski resort offers...Read more
Luxury automobiles don’t always arrive with a hefty price tag. The 2018 BMW X1 is a prime example.BMW has the classy, compact sport utility vehicle priced at just over $34,000. Sure, the BMW X1 is not going to meet everyone’s needs. But if goal is purchasing a highly efficient, small SUV at a reasonable price,...
The Resort at Squaw Creek is offering some fall events that should be appealing for visitors to this Lake Tahoe destination hotel. Resort at Squaw Creek rests at the base of Squaw Valley ski resort and features an idyllic mountain setting. The resort has a variety of new offerings for fall, including a seasonal...Read more
New snowmaking capability is one primary focus for Sugar Bowl ski resort as we head into the 2018-19 ski season. Sugar Bowl invested the first $3 million of an $8 million snowmaking system upgrade this summer, doubling its water pumping capacity and reducing both the energy consumption and time it takes to cover its snowmaking...Read more
A fall tradition continues at Camp Richardson in Lake Tahoe, which will host the 24th annual Oktoberfest on Oct. 6-7. The Camp Richardson Historic Resort and Marina’s Oktoberfest will include more of everything – more food choices, beverages, and kids’ activities. The two-day festival runs 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Entrance and parking for the...Read more
It didn’t take long for the Ford Fusion to gain popularity. The midsize sedan debuted in 2006 and a dozen years later the vehicle is still included among the heavyweights in its class.The midsize sedan class has many solid vehicles – the competition is fierce. The segment includes Honda Accord, Chevrolet Malibu, Mazda 6, Toyota...
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