2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk – My Kind of SUV

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk-An SUV Made for Speed I can’t imagine anyone who hasn’t lusted after a sportscar during almost every stage of their life. All too often, practicality might stand in the way. Whether you need more space for a family or to...

2017 Nissan Lineup: Trifecta Of Trucks

2017 Nissan Lineup
All-New 2017 Nissan Armada Sport Utility Vehicle Nissan has completely redone its 2017 Armada. Powered by the same 390-horsepower 5.6-liter Endurance V-8 and seven-speed automatic transmission available in the Titan half-ton and XD pickups, this flagship SUV is the largest and most powerful model in...

2017 Hyundai Elantra Small Price, Big Style

2017 Hyundai Elantra Eco
2017 Hyundai Elantra Eco Review I'm going to make a general statement about compact cars. To me compact cars are like green vegetables. They have lots of benefits, but it doesn't mean I have to like them. But, just like zucchini/broccoli/green beans, when they're prepared...

Team NR6 Odds On To Be Most Creative On #RogueTrip

Rogue Trip
This is part of an article written by Wayne Gerdes from CleanMPG. Wayne discusses his prediction on why our own Kristin Barclay and #RogueTrip team #NR6 have an inside track to a win. It is reprinted with his permission. I urge everyone who reads this to go...

2016 Volvo XC90 T6 AWD R-Design

2016 Volvo XC90
Volvo: We Put People First The 2016 Volvo XC90 is a well-designed, innovative, and technology-laden car. It was developed with the Scandinavian philosophy that the car is built around, “That person and their needs.” The Volvo goal is to create the perfect experience for you...

Father’s Day Gift Guide: Automotive Books

automotive books
The Life: Steve McQueen This hardcover book published by Motorbooks for their popular “The Life” series focuses on the life and times of Steve McQueen. It attempts to explain why the actor/racer/rebel is still considered “The King of Cool” 30 years after he died. Written...

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...

New 2017 Honda Ridgeline Adds Unique Features

2017 Honda Ridgeline
2017 Honda Ridgeline First Look It has been years since I have been in a Honda, but this spring when I had the opportunity to drive the new Ridgeline in a special launch event has turned into the perfect time. Although the Ridgeline was first...

2017 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Fun, Peppy And Economical

2017 Volkswagen Jetta GLI
2017 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Review It’s been a few weeks since I have had a press car that I did not have to stop into a gas station at least once to top off the tank. That was not the case during my week with the...

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe – Auto Judge SUV Of The Year

Hyundai Santa Fe
2019 Hyundai Santa Fe Wins Auto Judge SUV of The Year Congratulations to the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe for winning Auto Judge SUV of the Year. Read Alan's impressions on the newly re-designed SUV to see why Hyundai has designed a winner. When the assembled group...