2020 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid S Limited Test Drive

“2020 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Limited” A Shining Star Among Minivans OVERVIEW The 2020 Chrysler Pacifica plug-in Hybrid is a minivan that seats 7, and is engineered to deliver class-leading ride quality and handling characteristics along with reduced noise, vibration and harshness. New for 2020 is a new Red S Appearance package offered on limited trim…

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2021 Kia Seltos S Turbo AWD Test Drive

The 2021 Kia Seltos S Turbo AWD is an ideally sized and rugged SUV. 2021 Kia Seltos S Turbo AWD OVERVIEW Kia has added yet another dimension to their already diverse SUV lineup. It’s the all-new 2121 Kia Seltos It’s not the smallest SUV in the lineup, nor is it the largest the large. It falls…

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2018 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack S Test Drive

?2018 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack S 4MOTION? VW?s Small Station Wagon Made for Adventure It seems that station wagons have always been popular in Europe, particularly less than full-size wagons. Not so much here in the U.S. for the past few years. In fact, there was a time of late when the station wagon was predicted…

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2017 Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T S Test Drive

?2017 Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T S An Affordable Entry Luxury Sport Utility The Volkswagen Tiguan was the German automaker?s first compact SUV (actually considered in most circles as a CUV or Crossover Utility Vehicle), which first appeared as a 2009 model. The initial impression of the Tiguan, was that it represented a combination of VW?s GTI…

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2017 Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S Test Drive

?2017 Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S? Newest 911 Carrera lineup breaks from tradition The Porsche marque has long been steeped in tradition, particularly within its 911 stable of super sports cars. Yet, even within that traditional scope, the iconic Porsche 911 Carrera offerings have always seemed to up the ante each and every year…

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2016 Mazda3 s Grand Touring Test Drive

?2016 Mazda3 s Grand Touring 5-Door? A Hot, economical SKYACTIV Hatch The Mazda3 happens to be the Mazda brand?s most recognizable nameplate, with more than 3.5 million vehicles sold. It was the first vehicle in North America to launch Mazda?s breakthrough engineering and manufacturing philosophy SKYACTIV?1 TECHNOLOGY in 2012, achieving a new segment-defining number of…

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2016 Mini Cooper Clubman Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Included with the standard equipment listed on the Monroney of the 2016 Mini Cooper Clubman was a group of features labeled as ?Go Cart Handling, Braking.? That?s a phrase that won?t make much sense to the someone who hasn?t driven a Mini Cooper — or a go cart — but…

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2016 MINI Cooper S Convertible Test Drive

?2016 MINI Cooper S Convertible? A Two-door, four-seat Open Air Tourer The 2016 MINI Cooper and MINI Cooper S Convertible represent a progression of the first, which is still the only premium convertible in the small car segment. This latest iteration MINI Cooper Convertible is available in three models on our shores. It comes as…

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2016 Jaguar XF 35t and XF S Test Drive

?2016 Jaguar XF 35t and XF S? Second Generation XF sports aluminum intensive architecture Sedona, AZ – The first generation Jaguar XF bowed as a 2007 model. The second generation launches with the 2016 Jaguar XF appearing as a large luxury sedan featuring Jaguar aluminum-intensive architecture. The new XF models are made up of 7f…

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