2018 Jaguar E-Pace SE Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer When Jaguar went into the SUV business three years ago, they did it with great flare producing one of the most stylish SUVs on the market. It also didn’t hurt that the F-Pace drive elements were a collaboration with sister company Land Rover. The partnership gave the Jaguar “Pace” SUVs…

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2018 Toyota 86 GT Test Drive

“2018 Toyota 86 GT 2-door Coupe” Scion FRS 86’d by Toyota The Scion brand name has disappeared, now bears the Toyota moniker. The model designation also disappeared, and what was the FR-S is now labeled the 86. We’ll deal here with the 2018 Toyota 86, which was originally the fifth model to join the old…

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2019 Hyundai Veloster Turbo Ultimate Test Drive

“2019 Hyundai Veloster Turbo Ultimate Black” Hyundai’s Hot Hatch a Hatch All-New for 2019 Hyundai introduced its unique Veloster Hatch back in 2012. The Hyundai Veloster was and still is a three-door asymmetrical coupe that features a rear hatch with a single door on the driver’s side and two conventionally opening doors on the passenger…

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2019 Subaru Ascent Touring Test Drive

“2019 Subaru Ascent Touring” Subaru bows with Family-sized 3- Row SUV Subaru of America, Inc. has just launched their all-new 2019 Subaru Ascent. A family-sized, three-row SUV, it is the largest Subaru ever with a choice of either a seven or eight passenger configuration, featuring a standard second row bench seat or available Captain’s chairs….

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2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback XSE Test Drive

“2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback XSE” The Hatch has returned with gusto Back in 2016, when the Scion brand was dealt a death blow, the Scion IM hatchback was rebadged as a Toyota Corolla. Now, for the 2019 model year, a totally new Toyota Corolla Hatchback, like the Phoenix, has risen from the ashes with vast…

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2018 BMW X3 xDrive 30i Test Drive

“BMW X3 xDrive 30i” Completely Redesuigned for 2018 The popularity of SUVs is growing at a rapid pace with the hotter segment of the market being compact Crossovers. The BMW X3 has enjoyed tremendous sales success in the past, but the Blue and White Rondelle clan obviously decided to capitalize on this growth spurt by…

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2018 Range Rover Velar R-Dynamic SE Test Drive

“2018 Range Rover Velar R-Dynamic SE” Velar – A bold move for Land Rover The 2018 Range Rover Velar falls into the mid-size luxury SUV category and lives up to worthiness as part of the Land Rover family, possessing some of the same ruggedly capable hardware. On the other hand is represents a bold departure…

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2018 Honda Fit Sport Test Drive

“2018 Honda Fit Sport 5-door” Third Generation Fit Bows with Fresh Styling, Added Tech The Honda Fit first entered the U.S. marketplace as a 2007 model, after being introduced in Japan six years earlier in 2001. The Fit also won instant popularity and acclaim in European markets. The spunky little car has made great strides…

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2018 Hyundai Kona Ultimate AWD Test Drive

“2018 Hyundai Kona Ultimate AWD” Hyundai’s New Small SUV takes Hawaii’s Big Island by Storm Kona, Hawaii – Hyundai is positioning their 2018 Hyundai Kona as a crossover for “Urban Adventurers” and laying claim that it breaks the mold, setting a new benchmark for the compact SUV class….

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