Nick Cappa – THE Power Wagon Guru

2019 Ram Power Wagon Crew Cab
If you know Nick Cappa, you know he’s crazy about trucks—all trucks! However, he is especially wild about Ram’s Power Wagon. It’s fair to say he is not simply an aficionado, but a true guru. I joined him on a recent test drive that...

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...

2019 Ram Heavy Duty Horsepower For Horses

2019 Ram Heavy Duty
Tiny Driver Likes Big Trucks Elena Blake is a tiny person that “runs big”. The 5’4” petite Quality Assurance Researcher for NAPA Balkamp uses her Ram 3500 diesel pickup that she purchased to tow her horses as her daily driver. “I have a three-horse steel...

2019 Nissan Rogue – Best Selling For A Reason

I always think of a rogue as someone or something that is a bit out of the ordinary. A rogue is alluring, sophisticated, a cut above the normal and attracting a bit of mystery concerning it’s very being. Those of an era even before...

2019 Chevrolet Equinox Surround View Among Industries Best

2019 Chevrolet Equinox
Having just come off one week with a Cadillac and another with a Buick, neither of which impressed me to the degree I thought they would, I was a little dismayed to find that I would have a Chevrolet to follow them up. After...

Chrysler Pacifica 35th Anniversary Edition Is Sharp

Chrysler PAcifica 35th Anniversary Edition
If one had asked me how do you make a minivan more appealing, I might have responded, 'is this a trick question?' I guess I feel strongly if its a "van" then by definition it should emphasize function over appearance. Chrysler, however, does not...

2019 Cadillac XT5 Platinum Not Shiny As Anticipated

2019 Cadillac XT5
When I was growing up, owning a Cadillac signified arriving at the pinnacle of success. When you had a shiny new Coupe de Ville or other "land yacht" taking up 30 feet of real estate, it said a lot about you. Over the years,...

2019 Ram Heavy Duty Laramie Longhorn Debuts At Houston Auto Show

2019 Ram 2500 Heavy Duty Laramie Longhorn
It seems like every new Ram that is introduced is better and better equipped than the last. That is definitely the case with the new 2019 Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty Laramie Longhorn Edition luxury pickup truck. The Ram Laramie Longhorn is the world’s...

2019 Mazda3 Goes Bold

2019 Mazda3 Sedan
Mazda knows how to create appealing exteriors that turn heads on the road, but more importantly they also understand driving dynamics. Every Mazda I've driven has handled the road in a way that's made me want to spend more time driving. Now, Mazda's latest...

2019 Buick Encore Essence Review

2019 Buick Encore Essence
2019 Buick Encore Essence A Compact SUV I have previously opined on General Motors and it's reorganization when it discontinued the Pontiac, Oldsmobile, Hummer and Saturn Brands. Plus, I admit to wondering why Buick stayed, when the much sexier Pontiac went by the wayside. I...