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

2018 VW Tiguan SEL, Functional Mid-size SUV

2018 VW Tiguan SEL Premium

2018 VW Tiguan SEL Premium The Tiguan SEL Premium is the top of the line offer in the small SUV lineup from VW. Tiguan was redesigned for 2018 upgrading the platform to the same one used on the Golf. The SEL Premium comes well equipped with all of the high tech offered by VW including a full suite of driver … Read More

2019 Cadillac XT5 Nice mid-size CUV

At first glance the XT5 looks very similar to the Chev Equinox or GMC Terrain with the broad sides, sweeping styling and clean lines. Lights and trim set the fore and aft design apart, making it definitely a Cadillac from either vantage. It’s a Cadillac and I really wanted to like it, but when all of the positives and negatives … Read More

2018 Nissan Rogue Hits the Sweet Spot

The 2018 Rogue V grille

2018 Nissan Rogue In a utility vehicle frenzied world the Nissan Rogue hits a sweet spot of usability, drivability and price. The Rogue is offered with 5 or 7 passenger seating and comes as front wheel or all wheel drive. The ease of getting in and out and the ability to carry 82 cubic feet of stuff make the Rogue … Read More

2017 RAV4, the Urban SUV

2017 RAV4 Platinum

2017 Toyota RAV 4 Platinum all wheel drive compact CUV is a bit of a disappointment, but still a solid offering in the class. As a pioneer in the small utility vehicle market Toyota has done little to fight off the encroachment of Mazda, Subaru and Ford. The only place the 2017 RAV4 leads the class is in safety technology, … Read More