2016 Dodge Journey Crossroad Plus AWD

2016 Dodge Journey
2016 Dodge Journey Crossroad: Rugged & Versatile Before you get inside the 2016 Dodge Journey Crossroad, take a moment to look at the outside profile. Start with the split-cross-hair honeycomb grille, jeweled wraparound headlamps, fog lamps and highly sculpted front fascia. Then notice its rugged...

Hyundai Creates Nitrous-Based Rockstar Santa Fe Concept

Rockstar Santa Fe
SEMA is coming and OEMs are rolling out the concepts they'll bring to Vegas. Concepts that grab your attention and make you wonder, what if? Like...the Hyundai Rockstar Santa Fe concept powered by nitrous and ready for off-roading adventures! Hyundai Motor America and Rockstar Performance...

2016 Buick Cascada: A Fun Ride Designed To Catch The Breeze

2016 Buick Cascada
2016 Buick Cascada: First Drive Key West, Florida: There’s nothing quite like open-top motoring to bring a sweet smile to your face, and the swath along Florida’s Keys from its southern-most tip to Miami is an ideal stretch of tarmac to catch a coastal breeze....

Ram Debuts All-new 2019 Ram 1500 Lone Star

2019 Ram 1500 Lone Star
Ram Delivers What Texans Want In All-New 2019 Ram 1500 Lone Star Model Ram knows what Texans want and its evident in the new 2019 Ram 1500 Lone Star edition. The all-new version of the original “Texas Truck” made its debut last week at the Dallas...

2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport Turbocharges The Holidays

2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport Turbo As I write this, 2016 is winding down, but my driving enjoyment is accelerating as I spend a week with the 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport. Hyundai must know how much I love speed, acceleration and torque, so my...

2016 Mazda CX-9 Named Full-Size CUV Of Texas

2016 Mazda CX-9 Wins Full Size CUV of Texas Have you driven a Mazda lately? Driving Matters is more than a slogan, its a promise the engineers from Mazda are set on giving their customers. While Mazda knows they're the runt of the litter, their...

Nissan’s Rear Door Technology Could Save Lives

rear door alert
Nissan's Rear Door Technology Becomes Standard On More Models On more than one occasion I've forgotten about the leftovers I carefully placed on the floor of the rear seat in my car. And there have been a few times when due to a distraction, I've...

Millionth Miata Tour Visits Texas

Millionth Miata Tour Stops
18-Stop Millionth Miata Tour Visits Austin, Dallas, Houston My first encounter with the Mazda Miata was way back in the 1990s. We were planning an annual DeSoto Chamber of Commerce banquet, and the Chamber was raffling off a brand new Miata. Some had doubt, but wiser...

2017 Full-Size SUV Of The Year: 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2017 Auto Judge Winner Full-Size SUV 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Article originally published in the Houston Chronicle. The most awarded SUV ever makes another trip to the podium to accept the 2017 Auto Judge Full-size SUV of the Year award! Jeep updated its Grand Cherokee model with...

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...