Texas Truck Rodeo

If you’re in the market for a new truck, suv or cuv the results are in from the latest Texas Truck Rodeo.  Media members worked to drive the vehicles on a course that provided gravel roads, water crossings, a little rock climbing, and even some asphalt to drive on.  There were 63 vehicles on hand for evaluation by the 41 … Read More

2014 Toyota Tundra 1794 Edition

2014 Tundra 1794 Edition The 2014 Toyota Tundra got my attention from the first meeting! Toyota’s introduction of the second generation Tundra in 2007 was quickly followed by a major economic recession, sharply rising gas prices and plummeting consumer confidence. An already highly competitive market of mostly loyalist buyers became much harder to penetrate.  Hopefully the timing is better with … Read More

Recall

  Do you recall? How many cars are recalled in the US each year? In 2011, the last year for which we have complete data, there were 14,434,000 vehicles recalled. Considering that 12,778,00 were sold that is pretty significant. Of course recalls cover several year models and normally do not include the current year as problems are often slow to … Read More

Back to School Safety Tips With a new school year starting many drivers are faced with a change in driving habits and experiences. Just getting to work in the morning can become a challenge with wandering children, school crossing guards, busses and congested streets. Another new adventure for many families is having a young adult venture off to college. Here … Read More