2017 Ram 1500 Lone Star Edition Review

2017 Ram 1500 Lone Star
2017 Ram 1500 Lone Star Is A Solid Choice For Truck Lovers As I spent a week driving the new 2017 RAM 1500 Lone Star Crew Cab I took time to reflect on the trucks of old from this company. You know the trucks that...

2016 Toyota Avalon Hybrid To The Rescue!

2016 Toyota Avalon Hybrid
It had been a long journey. Two days and nights in an Amtrak roomette from Dallas to LA, followed by coach seats to Oxnard CA. My husband and I were attending a travel writers’ conference at Embassy Suites Resort at Mandalay Beach. Most seminars were...

2017 Ram 3500 Limited, A Powerful Workhorse

2017 Ram 3500
2017 Ram 3500 Limited Mega Cab 4x4- A Helpful Beast Wow! My recent test vehicle was big. In fact, the 2017 Ram 3500 Limited Mega Cab 4X4 is a beast. To the best of my memory, it may be the largest and most expensive test...

Keeping Warm In The 2017 Acura MDX

2017 Acura MDX
2017 Acura MDX Sporty and Efficient It could have hardly been a better week to find a sporty new Acura MDX waiting for me at the office. It was cold by Texas standards. Cold all week. Not North Dakota style cold, but far too cold...

2018 Nissan Frontier Is Sized Just Right

2018 Nisan Frontier
2018 Nissan Frontier A Mid-Size Truck That Has Big Sales Having driven many full-size pickup trucks, I found it a welcome change to have the opportunity to drive the 2018 Nissan Frontier late this April. The ability to easily pull into any parking spot, to...

2017 Kia Soul! (Exclaims) Power

2017 Kia Soul!
2017 Kia Soul! Screams Power and Value The Kia Soul has always been on the cutting edge in terms of design. Originally thought to be perfect for young people just entering the automotive market. Since its introduction, it has surprised many with its popularity by...

Family Car Of The Year 2016 Nissan Maxima 4DSC

2016 Nissan Maxima
2016 Nissan Maxima: Nissan’s “4-Door Sports Car” By Sue Mead They call it the “4DSC” for 4-door sports car, and they say it’s bold. After driving it recently, I say they’re right on both counts. When Nissan’s designers and engineers went back to the drawing...

2020 Jeep Gladiator: 24 Things I LOVED

2020 Jeep® Gladiator Rubicon
A Few of My Favorite Things…About The Jeep Gladiator What did I like about the all-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator? After experiencing three different trims of the 4WD four-door Wrangler pickup on a day-long drive that took us over more than 200 miles of pavement and...

2017 Toyota Prius Prime: Luxury & Technology For Less

2017 Toyota Prius Prime
2017 Toyota Prius Prime Gorgeous Inside and Out, This Is Best Prius Ever This is another one of those reviews I actually kind of hate to write. You see, every now and then there is nothing bad you can say about a vehicle and you fear...

A New Beast, The 2019 RAM 1500

2019 Ram 1500
FCA Broadens Lead with 2019 Ram 1500 At the fall 2017 Texas Truck Rodeo I completely fell in love with the 2018 Ram 1500 Southfork. So much so, that I asked Ram Vice President of North America, Jim Morrison, serious details on pricing. Who knew...