Mudfest – Part 3

By Bill and Barbara Schaffer After two full days of driving briskly between hundreds of traffic cones, cruising along wooded back roads and wallowing through mud in 25 different SUVs, we marked our ballots for the Northwest Automotive Press Associations SUV of the Year Competition. Here?s a list of the Luxury and Off-Road SUVs with…

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Test Drive: 2012 Range Rover Evoque

Vancouver, BC ? I like going to new vehicle launches because I get to talk to the engineers and designers of the new vehicle plus its nice to see my auto writer friends and travel to interesting places.? Land Rover picked one of my favorite cities, Vancouver, B.C., for the launch of the new 2012…

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Test Drive: 2012 Range Rover Evoque

Sea to Sky Adventure tests mettle of new compact Range Rover Vancouver, B.C., Canada ? Land Rover just launched its newest Range Rover model ? the 2012 Evoque. The Evoque is based on the futuristic and stylish LRX concept vehicle, which recently made the rounds of several International auto shows, drawing high praise and wide…

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Test Drive: Land Rover Range Rover Sport

A Great Highway Cruiser that Climbs Rocks, Too. There are certain vehicles we get to drive that we?d love to just keep in our garage on a more permanent basis.? The Range Rover is a perfect example.? We do have a little disagreement on which model, however.? Barbara?s favorite is the top of the line…

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Test Drive: 2011 Range Rover Sport Supercharged

?Range Rover Sport Supercharged: A high performance off-roader? The Land Rover brand now shows a good deal more promise than before, with significant and ambitious forward progress and improvement in the manufacture of both of the premium brand following its acquisition by TaTa, an East Indian based company….

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A Colorado Land Rover Adventure

Telluride, Colo. — As the small twin-engine prop plane circled on final approach to the Telluride (Colorado) Region Airport, I began to get a sense what the next three days would be like.? Located at 9,070 feet above sea level, this is the highest commercial airport in North America, and about 50 yards to the…

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