Author: Harold Osmer (Harold Osmer)

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2020 Subaru Outback Onyx Edition XT

2020 Subaru Outback Onyx Edition XT

The 2020 Outback Onyx Edition XT has plenty of power and capability, but are the pros enough to outweigh the cons? Check out Mirinda Osmer’s video review of the Outback Onyx on our YouTube Channel. You’ve seen Subaru Outbacks before. They’ve been around since 1994. Our 2020 Onyx Edition XT represents the sixth generation and...

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2020 Kia Forte GT – An Affordable Bargain

2020 Kia Forte GT – An Affordable Bargain

With crossovers and SUVs taking over the market with wildly varying prices, affordable sedans seem to be a thing of the past. However, the 2020 Kia Forte GT looks to give buyers an affordable option without sacrificing quality. Kia’s third generation Forte is a welcome surprise for us at LACar. Our GT test version features...

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UPI Enters the C-10 Market

UPI Enters the C-10 Market

Resto parts maker United Pacific Industries embraces the venerable Chevy C-10 pick-up Falling in love with a classic car is easy. Restoring it, or more specifically, finding for all the parts to restore it is not so easy. Enter parts manufactuer United Pacific Industries (UPI). For decades UPI has been one of the first places...

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Ascot Park “Kings of Speed”

Ascot Park “Kings of Speed”

California State University, Northridge Art Galleries presents  Kings of Speed: Ascot Raceway 1957-1990 August 27 – October 13, 2018. Located in Gardena California, Ascot Park Raceway ranked behind only the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Daytona International Speedway as the best-known racing facility in the country. For thirty-three years, Ascot was the busiest racing venue in...

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2018 Buick LaCrosse Avenir & 1938 Y Job

2018 Buick LaCrosse Avenir & 1938 Y Job

Harold Osmer takes the 2018 Buick LaCrosse Avenir for a spin Buick is doing a fine job of designing and building cars for adults. Detailed styling, construction, and execution are hallmarks of the new LaCrosse Avenir. Avenir is the top of the line for LaCrosse. Our review vehicle features dark brown leather trim work—it was...

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2018 Buick Cascada

2018 Buick Cascada

The guys rolled up with a sporty 2018 Buick recently. Cascada, they called it. Roughly translates to “waterfall” in Spanish. Actually translates to “pretty good car to have for a week” in English. The Cascada has been in Europe for several years and now in the U.S. for the past three. You might not be...

 

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