2017 Nissan Armada Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer We had initially planned to take the 2017 Armada on a road trip adventure, over the river and through the woods to grandma?s house ? OK the trip was going to be to Montana to visit Bill?s family for Thanksgiving. However, the trip didn?t work out as planned and we…

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2015 GMC Yukon Denali Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer The new GMC Yukon Denali is a big deal ? literally. At 204 inches in length, it?s only a smidgen (1.9-inches) longer than the previous model, but anything that fills a bay of our garage so completely is big, especially when the last car in that slot was a 145-inch…

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2013 Infiniti QX56 Test Drive

By Bill & Barbara Schaffer Environmentalists and ?do gooders? may shun and ostracize the big luxury SUVs because of their carbon footprint and lower fuel economy, but for anyone wanting to carry up to eight people in comfort or pull a trailer, they are hard to beat. We hadn?t been in the flagship Infiniti SUV…

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First Drive: 2013 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class

The best full-size luxury SUV on the market; hands down. When engineering wizards at Mercedes first conceived of the full-size GL-Class SUV, they momentarily imagined it as a G-Wagon replacement. Thankfully, that never came to fruition. Instead, the G-Wagon would live another day?at least through 2019?and the GL was designed to be a more minivan-ish,…

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