Chicago Auto Show Notes – Part 2

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Chicago – The highlight of the winter auto show season is the annual Chicago Auto Show each February. Sure, the temperature outside might be in the single digits and the “Windy City” is living up to its name, but inside the McCormick Place is a warm and wonderful arena for…

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2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport HSE LUX Test Drive

“2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport” Setting the tone for a new generation of Premium SUVs Reykjavik, Iceland – Land Rover reaches “Above and Beyond” with the all-new Land Rover Discovery Sport, which positions itself in the leisure family of Land Rover’s three-pillar brand structure: Range Rover (Luxury), Discovery (Leisure) and Defender (Dual-purpose)….

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2014 Land Rover LR4 Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer It’s difficult to be from a family of perfectionists. The 2014 Land Rover LR4 seems to always be compared with its over-achieving siblings, the Range Rover and the Range Rover Sport. Both of the bigger Rovers have gone through ground up makeovers the last couple of years, so they are…

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2014 Range Rover Sport First Drive

By Bill Schaffer Menlo Park, Calif. – A few weeks ago I wrote about driving the new Jaguar F-Type sports car on a variety of roads near Mount Rainer in Washington state. The drive was followed by high-speed laps on a challenging road course and then runs through an autocross course. (https://ourautoexpert.com/2014-jaguar-f-type-test-drive-2/) After the drive,…

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Range Rover Evoque Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer We’ll take any chance we can get to drive a Land Rover, and when the 2013 Land Rover Evoque became available in the press fleet, we jumped at the opportunity to spend a week in the brand’s smallest model. First introduced in the Fall 2011, the Land Rover Evoque became…

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2013 Land Rover LR2 Test Drive

“Land Rover LR2 completely updated for 2013”   Montreal, Quebec – The 2013 Land Rover LR2 has been completely updated, featuring a new, more efficient and more powerful engine, a stylishly redesigned interior and pleasingly revised bodywork. It joins forces with the award-winning Range Rover Evoque to provide enticing entry-level vehicles into the premium compact…

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