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Posted Monday, April 3, 2017 at 11:29pm

SUBARU INTRODUCES COMPLETELY REDESIGNED 2018 CROSSTREK WITH ALL-NEW STYLING, PERFORMANCE, SAFETY, CAPABILITY AND COMFORT

SUBARU INTRODUCES COMPLETELY REDESIGNED 2018 CROSSTREK WITH ALL-NEW STYLING, PERFORMANCE, SAFETY, CAPABILITY AND COMFORT • All-new design language for exterior and interior • Second model to use Subaru Global Platform • 2.0-liter Boxer Engine with Direct Injection • Active Torque Vectoring for improved handling • Available X-Mode for off-road use • New Driver Assist Technology • New Multimedia system adds Android Auto and Apple CarPlay Cherry Hill, N.J., Apr 3, 2017 – Subaru of America,… Read More →

Posted Friday, March 10, 2017 at 11:42pm

Why You Should Buy the All-New 2018 Subaru Crosstrek

Scott’s Comments: Though I like this headline the best, “The 2018 Subaru Crosstrek Will Lay Waste To Volkswagen; The Germans Are Drowning In Tears; Subaru Dealers Are Already Gold-Plating Their Toilets” , here are a couple of pretty good previews to the 2018 Crosstrek that was introduced in Geneva. Outside Magazine’s And a nifty little guide to the difference between 4WD and AWD: 4WD vs. AWD: What’s the Difference? Consumer Reports’ Read More →

Posted Friday, March 10, 2017 at 12:29am

Rankings: The 100 Most Affordable Cars To Lease

When you’re shopping for a car lease, the car with the cheapest price tag isn’t always going to be the car that’s cheapest to lease. Consider the cost of the lease, plus the cost to insure your car and to fill it with gas. Here’s a breakdown of the cars that cost the least to lease. Read More →

Posted Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 7:07pm

Self-Driving Cars: Driving Into the Future

Scott’s Comments: How far away are self driving cars? Good question. This article by Consumer Reports gives a pretty comprehensive overview of where we are at and the challenges that still exist. For example.. “Researchers scan for weird incidents among the millions of test-car miles. This has yielded oddities, such as the Google car that stopped cold while a woman in an electric wheelchair did circles in the road ahead. She was chasing a duck… Read More →

Posted Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 11:59pm

2016 Lake Superior Rally

Anytime you get to spray Travis Pastrana and David Higgins with champagne…its a successful weekend! Photos by Alex Wong/Emotive Image Read More →

Posted Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 12:13am

2016 Oregon Trail Rally

If you examine the August issue of Road and Track, I think you’ll find us on page 60..or so I’ve been told. Haven’t seen my copy in the mail yet..here are our pictures from the race. Photos by Alex Bellus. Read More →

Posted Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 5:09pm

CPD Racing USA welcomes new support, competition and the defense of the Rally America Super Production Championship

Only three short, cold winter months after the end of a successful 2015 championship season CPD Racing USA is headed to SnoDrift to defend their Rally America Super Production title. Lauchlin O’Sullivan and Scott Putnam will head to Michigan for the only planned snow event of the season at the end of January. The eight event Rally America National Championship travels to 7 states over the course of the season, with SnoDrift the traditional kickoff.… Read More →

Posted Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 11:45am

O’Sullivan & Putnam Fight Problems But Remain in Hunt for 2015 SP Title at Ojibwe

O’Sullivan & Putnam Fight Problems But Remain in Hunt for 2015 SP Title at Ojibwe 2012 Rally America Super Production champions Lauchlin O’Sullivan and co-driver Scott Putnam finished the first of two days at the Ojibwe Forests Rally still in the fight for the 2015 SP championship despite intermittent car problems at the Friday overnight halt. Their main rivals for the championship, 2013 Rally America Rookie of the Year Nick Roberts and co-driver Rhianon Gelsomino, in a … Read More →

Posted Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 8:27pm

O’Sullivan & Putnam Compete for 2015 Super Production Title at Ojibwe

  2012 Rally America Super Production champions Lauchlin O’Sullivan and co-driver Scott Putnam enter this weekend’s Ojibwe Forests Rally looking for their second championship in four seasons.  It’ll be a tough battle. As expected the season long fight with 2013 Rally America Rookie of the Year Nick Roberts and co-driver Rhianon Gelsomino will be white hot at Ojibwe.  The math is confusingly complicated but it works out like this:  if O’Sullivan and Putnam get points… Read More →