Automotive Rhythms

Detroit’s DJBJ 3525 and the L/Certified Lexus NX

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins / Photos by Garvin St Villier  “Welcome to the D with your boy DJBJ 3525 as I put the city on full display through the lens of my family at Automotive Rhythms (ARtv) in the sporty and efficient L/Certified Lexus NX,” bellows our confident talent.

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The New 2022 BMW ALPINA B8 Gran Coupé

Following the success of the BMW ALPINA B7 Sedan and XB7 Sports Activity Vehicle, ALPINA is expanding its offering in the premium segment with the new BMW ALPINA B8 Gran Coupé. It combines the highest levels of performance, dynamics and comfort in a bold and beautiful design. The new ALPINA

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2022 INFINITI QX55 SENSORY AWD: Advanced Attractions

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins Introducing the all-new 2022 INFINITI QX55 SENSORY AWD people. The radiant, Dynamic Sunstone Red coupe crossover from the Land of the Rising Sun arrived full of confidence for a new entrant to this hot automotive category. Its stellar package included beautiful two-tone 20” machine-finished aluminum-alloy

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2021 AMG E 63 S Wagon: All the King’s Horses

By Kimatni D. Rawlins There’s nothing more palpable than basking in the automotive glory of a hand-crafted 4-liter V8 Biturbo engine from Mercedes-AMG. In this case, the immaculate conception came in the form of a designo Cardinal Red Metallic wagon aka the 2021 AMG E 63 S Wagon to be

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2021 VW ID.4 1st Edition: An Electric Driving Future

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins Although electric vehicles (EVs) only comprise 2% of the automotive market, we should all begin prepping for a future that reduces the populace’s carbon footprint because there are serious matters at stake, from global warming to increased chronic sickness from pollutants. The good news is

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All-new 2022 Jeep Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer

The all-new 2022 Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer mark the rebirth of a premium American icon, with legendary capability courtesy of three available 4×4 systems, exceptional driving dynamics, powerful performance, including best-in-class towing capability of up to 10,000 lbs., advanced technology, safety and a new level of comfort for up to

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2022 Kia Carnival MPV: The New Family Van with Drip

The all-new 2022 Kia Carnival Multi-Purpose Vehicle (MPV) replaces the outgoing Sedona to become a multifaceted and unexpected companion.  Staking claim on the unoccupied space between SUV and family hauler, the Carnival arrives with a new name and is the first vehicle to be sold in the U.S. with Kia’s

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10 Lincoln University Mass Communications Students Awarded Internships with the Black Automotive Media Group and Audi of America

The Internship program, dubbed “The Driving Force,” will provide students with multimedia career development while showcasing African-American student talent to automobile manufacturers and other industry suppliers and businesses. Washington & Lincoln University, PA –  A unique partnership has been created for students interested in covering the automobile industry from a

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2021 Cadillac Escalade’s Super Cruise Driver Assistance Technology

 Automotive Rhythms’ Kimatni Rawlins evaluating the next-gen 2021 Cadillac Escalade’s Super Cruise driver assistance technology, which allows hands-free and feet-free driving for periods at a time mainly on major roads and highways. Working in tandem with Adaptive Cruise Control, the system will steer and manipulate the Escalade’s speeds depending

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Atlanta Lifestyle Tour in the 2021 Lexus IS 350 F Sport

Experienced by Kimatni Rawlins and Fly Guy DC / Photography by Garvin St Villier “Welcome to my city,” bellows an animated Fly Guy DC who is wrapping up Streetz 94.5 on-air duties before hitting the urban streets of Atlanta with Automotive Rhythms to explore the culture. Deeply rooted into everything

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GMC HUMMER EV Kicks Off Winter Testing

 The GMC HUMMER EV has arrived at GM’s Milford Proving Grounds to continue validation tests and will head to northern Michigan to run through the team’s grueling winter testing process. GMC will document the journey and share continuous updates. The HUMMER EV’s development speed was enabled by extensive virtual

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BMW Teen Driving School: Dad and Daughter Performance Getaway

 Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins and MiKaiya Rawlins Before the holidays kicked in, I scheduled an educational road trip to Spartanburg, South Carolina with my teen daughter MiKaiya (Mika) for the BMW Ultimate Driving Experience. She attended the Two-Day Teen School while BMW set me up with supplementary tutelage

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2021 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali 4WD Crew Cab: Heavy Metal

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins GMC is making headways with the Sierra lineup once again as they installed new trailering innovation and comfort features in the Heavy Duty (HD) 2021 Sierra 2500 Denali 4WD Crew Cab. The current Sierra pickup features a longer wheelbase and a more domineering hood line

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2021 Cadillac XT6 Premium Luxury AWD

Experienced by Kimatni D Rawlins Cadillac has reinvented itself with a bevy of new products on deck and in the pipeline, including the reimagined 2021 Cadillac Escalade, which drives impeccably, and the inventive LYRIQ EV crossover arriving at the beginning of 2022. Continuing the momentum, I recently utilized the 2021

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2021 AMG GLE 53 Coupe: Innovatively Distinguished

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins Mercedes-AMG continues to deliver more hits than Drake and The Weekend combined. Dubbed “Assault Machines from Germany” by Automotive Rhythms’ constituency, the 2021 AMG GLE 53 Coupe is visually stunning, actively aggressive, well-engineered, and digitally savvy. With the 2021 model, AMG fans can expect advanced

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2021 Mercedes-AMG E 53 Coupe: Another Magnificent German

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins, Photos by Garvin St. Villier Welcome to the exalted world of Mercedes-AMG, also known to my urban automotive comrades as Assault Machines from Germany. What can I say? These game day performers are well-built, energetic, and digitally savvy. For the 2021 model, patrons can expect

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