2015 Chevrolet Colorado 4WD Z71 Crew Cab Test Drive

?2015 Chevrolet Colorado hauler a mid-size winner? Mid-size Colorado may steal full-size truck thunder The latest mid-size truck models mark GM?s return to the segment following a lengthy hiatus and setting a game-changing new level for mid-size haulers. For the past nine years, the only light-duty, mid-size trucks in the marketplace have been the Nissan…

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FCA Winter Drive Exercise Program

“FCA Winter Drive” A Cold Winter’s Drive – All-Wheel and 4×4 vehicles put to the frozen test   Formerly the Chrysler Group LLC, FCA US LLC is the new organization that comprises Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the newly renamed alliance recently staged a demonstration of their various iterations of 4WD and AWD vehicles that come…

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2014 Ferrari FF Test Drive

?Ferrari FF for 2014? Perhaps the Ultimate Grand Tourer There are those who have never aspired to own a Ferrari, but then they are more often than not, individuals who have never experienced what Ferraris have to offer in terms of exclusive and elegant motoring. Even simply sitting in a Ferrari can instantly alter one?s…

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Northwest Automotive Press Association?s Mudfest 2014 ? Part 2

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Photos by NWAPA/Josh Mackey & Bill Schaffer To go back to part one click here:?northwest-automotive-press-associations-mudfest-2014-part-1 Snoqualmie, Wash. ??Officially titled ?NWAPA 2014 Mudfest — Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year?, the annual event was created in 1994 by the North West Automotive Press Association (NWAPA) to select a vehicle we…

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2015 Cadillac Escalade Premium 4WD Test Drive

?Fourth Generation Cadillac Escalade the best ever? Palmetto Bluff, South Carolina – The Cadillac Escalade was first introduced in 1999, and quickly set a high standard among luxury SUVs with its blend of a bold expressive design, performance capability, functionality and luxurious attributes. The all-new 2015 Cadillac Escalade and Escalade ESV launches the marque?s fourth…

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2014 Honda Crosstour EX-L V6/ AWD/ NAVI Test Drive

2014 Honda Crosstour EX-L 4WD/NAVI? A Blend of Versatility and performance The Honda team came to the marketplace in 2010 with their all- new Accord Crosstour. The Accord Crosstour was designed to function as a practical vehicle without coming across as looking like it was designed to fall into the practicality genre. It may possibly…

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2014 Jeep Compass Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer If you have a Jeep? craving but don?t want to commit to a hardcore model like the Wrangler or the luxurious Grand Cherokee, the 2014 Jeep Compass may nicely fit your needs. We recently spent a brief time in the 2014 Jeep Compass and while it?s in a different league…

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Test Drive: 2011 MINI Cooper S Countryman ALL4

?MINI?s newest family member ? The Countryman? The fourth and latest model to join the popular and ever-growing MINI family, is the all-new Countryman, which delivers maximum interior space within a minimum footprint, while managing to maintain MINI?s core values in an instantly recognizable and authentic design language, albeit it a larger form. It is…

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