The Best, and the Worst, Rides of the Year

, MiataBy John Miller and Lynn Beckwith What makes a car or pick up the best, or the worst? How do you pick the best car for you? There are basic metrics that you can find in a hundred different reviews, articles, and maker’s websites. The selection may vary considerably based on the driver’s needs and budget. Let’s not forget … Read More

Buying a New Car the Smart Way

2019 Dodge Durango GT an SUV with attitude

By; John Miller Lynn Beckwith If you are considering buying a new car in your future, there are a couple of things you should remember. Make sure that you are buying what you want, and some slick salesman isn’t selling the car he wants to get off the lot. Selecting your new car can be a daunting task, fraught with … Read More

2019 Silverado, Designed to Compete!

2019 Silverado Z71 Trail Boss

The 2019 Silverado is completely redesigned this year to compete with the Ram and Ford products. Chevy has done an amazing job of blending current styling and function to give us a Silverado that performs as good as it looks. Our test truck for the week was a Silverado LT Z71 Trail Boss. The 2019 Silverado is new from the … Read More

2018 Chevy Silverado, a Good Blend of What We Want

Chevy Silveradop image

The 2018 Chevy Silverado is not the, lightest, or quickest, or most comfortable pickup in its class. Nor does it tow the most, get the best fuel economy or have the latest technology inside. However, the Silverado is a good enough blend of all these qualities to make it the second best selling vehicle in America and the top seller … Read More

Something for Everyone, DFW Auto Show

New RAM Lone Star Sport

Whether you sip champagne for breakfast or are managing on a beer budget there was a transportation answer at the DFW Auto Show. Under the roof of the Kay Baily Hutchinson Convention center three hundred and fifty thousand dollar Bentleys rubbed elbows with sixteen thousand dollar KIA’s. No matter which end of the price spectrum you fit the theme seemed … 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

2017 Chevy Colorado, Mid-size excellence

Red 2017 Colorado pickup

The 2017 Chevy Colorado is a full size capable mid-size pickup. As small truck builders have expanded the size of their full size lines in all directions the need for a pickup that could maneuver in traffic, park in the city and haul a reasonable load was ignored. A few years ago makers began to offer mid-size pickups. Unlike the … Read More