George Straton

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An automotive enthusiast since an orange toy VW Beetle ended up in his playpen and following him everywhere, George Straton has been chief editor at ChicagoNow.com/Drive-He-Said automotive lifestyle blog since 2010. In 2017 George established Roadblazing.com, dedicated to accurate and relevant automotive reviews, news and road trip stories. George is a member of the Midwest Automotive Media Association and the Phoenix Automotive Press Association. George also happens to be an attorney and Loyola University of Chicago Ramblers fan.

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2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel SL 4×4 Crew Cab – Bottom Line Review

One out of 21 is the loneliest number in U.S. half-ton full-size pickup truck sales. While one in four purchasing U.S. Ford dealership customer drives off...

2018 Toyota Corolla iM – Roadblazing DHS Budget Subcompact Car Review

(Contributing Editor: Susan Frissell) Lost in Translation: Message from Toyota Motor North America HQ in Torrance, California to Toyota Motor Corporation Global HQ in Toyota...

2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Limited Platinum AWD – Bottom Line Review

(Contributing Editor: Peter Stamatis) MISSION DIFFICULT. Your Mission, Should you Choose to Accept it, is to procure a volume brand personal vehicle to transport 7 occupants, yourself...

2018 Volvo S90 T6 Inscription AWD – Bottom Line Review

(Contributing Editor: Susan Frissell) Scandinavian Gothic art never approached the Baroque largess and opulence of Bavaria. TRANSLATION: Swedish luxury cars always "Zag" with refined minimalism where German...

2018 Hyundai Accent Limited – Roadblazing DHS Budget Small Sedan Review

(Contributing Editor: Tomasz Paluch) Think punitive places. And think small and boxy: The classroom corner The broom closet The hockey rink penalty box The entry level small sedan The latter placed on...