2017 Ford F350 Platinum Edition

F350 in the mud

2017 Ford F350 Platinum Edition If you are looking for a heavy duty pickup truck with all of the amenities of a luxury car, off road capability near that of a Baja racer, huge 2 ton bed payload ratings and the ability to tow up to 31,000 pounds on a gooseneck with a total maximum gross weight of over 41,000 … Read More

Houston Auto Show 2017

Houston Auto Show Rocks Tech and Economy Houston auto enthusiasts and potential new car buyers were treated to a cornucopia of the latest and greatest from 40 car makers and auto product vendors from around the world. With more than 800 cars and light trucks to inspect, sit in or drive the Houston Auto Show provides an opportunity for comparison … Read More

Jeep Compass, all new for 2017

Jeep Compass, all new for 2017

2017 Jeep Compass, Small Size, Large Adventure There are 2 versions of the 2017 Jeep Compass; one being a reissue of the 2016 compass and the other being the all new version that greatly resembles it’s big brothers the Cherokee and Grand Cherokee. The new edition has been redesigned from the ground up including power, transmission and infotainment. The mid-production … Read More

2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

Red Wrangler Unlimited

Although the Wrangler Unlimited slips into the mid-size SUV class no one driving it would mistake the unique ride and driving style of the Unlimited for anything but a Jeep. The Wrangler, whether you pick the 2 door version or the 4 door Unlimited, refuses to sacrifice the off road capability that made it famous for creature comforts. The 2017 … Read More

2017 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD

2017 Chevrolet Sliverado HD

Luxury edition pickup trucks have become a segment of their own over the past decade and the new 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD High Country is setting the standard for the competition. However, don’t mistake this plush boss man’s pickup for some light duty cowboy Cadillac, it is an all out work truck capable of towing huge loads, hauling over … Read More

2017 Ram 2500

If you want to feel as if you are on the top of the freeway food chain jump in the new 2017 Ram 2500. Long, tall and wide the Ram 2500 takes its place in the traffic herd like a champion bull in a pasture of heifers. At first glance I thought the Ram 2500 had a lift kit, but … Read More

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk

image of Jeep wheel

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk Jeep has put a lot of focus on the Cherokee lineup and it shows in the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk with a masterful blend of off road ability and on road luxury. The Trail Rated SUV is more than capable of going wherever you want off the beaten path, and still providing a quiet … Read More

2017 Chevy Trax Premier

2017 Chevy Trax Premier 4 x 4 sub compact SUV The 2017 Chevy Trax competes in the very popular subcompact SUV category against the Honda HR-V, Jeep’s Renegade, the Subaru Crosstrek and the Mitsubishi Outlander. The improvements for 2017 bring the Trax into a closer race with the leaders of this group, however, it is still not going to make … Read More

Chevy Cruze Hatchback

2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback

When I saw the 2017 Cruze Hatchback on my drive list I was prepared to dislike the car even before setting my backside in it. I was more than a little surprised when I found the car not only bearable, but a good ride and a functional choice for those needing a small crossover. The Cruze was redesigned last year … Read More

2017 Fiat 124 Spider

Spider with top down

2017 Fiat 124 Spider, Italian sports car on a budget The 2017 Fiat 124 Spider is a fun and easy car to drive. Even those of us who don’t exactly qualify as performance drivers can feel the excitement of this sporty runabout. However, Fiat didn’t forget that most of our time behind the wheel would not be on twisty roads … Read More