Saturday, December 14, 2019

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...

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...

2020 Jeep Gladiator: A Universal Attention Grabber

2020 Jeep Gladiator
2020 Jeep Gladiator: A Different Type Of Jeep There was no place to run, no place to hide during my week with the new 2020 Jeep Gladiator. I had people walk up and ask me how I liked it at the grocery store, the cleaners,...

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...

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,...

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...

2018 Kia Stinger Sports Car Of The Year

2019 Kia Stinger
2018 Kia Stinger Auto Judge Sports Car Of The Year Kia's new sports car the Stinger was an unconventional introduction for the Korean automaker known for its sedans and CUV/SUV lineup. With an emphasis on design and handling the Stinger is turning heads and winning...

The Trouble With Towing Companies

black bull towing
DALLAS — Ok - honesty check. I was a bit late to the office Wednesday morning. Not because I overslept, traffic or even let the post election depression overcome me. I awoke pretty early actually. I spent the last three hours traveling to North...

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk First Drive

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk:The Grand Gets Even Grander Why a Jeep with 707 horsepower, 645 lb.-ft. of torque, a zero to 60 of 3.5 seconds and a top speed of 180 mph? If you’re wondering, you’re not one of the many enthusiasts that have...

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...