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Doug Firby

I am a communications generalist with more than four decades of experience in online, blogging, newspapers, radio and magazines. I'm also a gearhead and an outdoor enthusiast. I write on cars, trucks, bikes and the auto industry for national publications. And I am president and publisher of Troy Media Digital Solutions.

Contributions to TL:

First Drive: 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 & 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLB 35 Review

The GLB is painting its target market with a broad brush: primarily forty-something families with a couple of kids and a dog. Read our full review.

First Drive: 2020 Nissan Titan Review

The Titan full-size pickup has been a venerable workhorse for Nissan, but age has been catching up with it. Will this major 2020 update make a difference?

2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Review

Is Mitsubishi's top-selling plug-in hybrid SUV worth it? We review the 2019 Outlander's range, pricing, driving impressions, specs and more.

First Ride: 2020 Harley-Davidson LiveWire Review

Harley-Davidson's electric motorycle is finally here just as EV bikes are now coming onto the market at scale. How will the 2020 LiveWire hold up?

First Drive: 2020 Hyundai Palisade Review

Hyundai's big SUV finally arrives, replacing the Santa Fe XL and competing with cousin Kia Telluride. How does the 2020 Palisade stack up?

First Drive: 2020 Jeep Gladiator Truck Review

Is Jeep's new truck just a Wrangler in pickup form? Maybe not. We review the new 2020 Gladiator with full impressions and key features.