LS 500; Better than Flying First Class

Bold and aggressive grille of the LS 500

The LS 500 was redesigned for 2018 with an upgraded interior and new sweeping body lines. Returning for the new model year is the LS 500h, an effective hybrid that improves economy and earns an Ultra-Low Emission Vehicle rating.  Reconfigured to complete with the European high end cars the new Lexus LS 500 and LS 500h blend luxury and technology … Read More

2018 VW Passat GT

Passat GT Grille with Rad Outline

The 2018 Passat GT is an uninspired blend of a decent family sedan and a desire to compete as a performance car. If you would like to own one you’ll have to hunt the dealer lots for the 2018 model as it will not be offered for 2019. (according to the VW USA website). The high point of the VW … 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 GMC Canyon Denali, Comfort and Performance in a Mid-Size

2018 GMC Canyon Denali

If you want pickup truck versatility in a manageable size the GMC Canyon fits the bill almost perfectly. Just under 18 feet long the Canyon will fit in most garages, navigate in town traffic and still haul your boat or up to 1500 pounds of bed payload. The Canyon is available with 3 power options, including a fuel efficient diesel. … 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 Buick Regal GS, Fun and Practical

Blacked out grille of the 2019 GS

The 2019 Buick Regal GS is a great blend of the fun and the practical. The Regal GS offers as much road gripping, curve loving performance as the average driver can handle and makes taking the kids to school fun again. Powered by V6 3.6 liter, 310 horsepower engine mated to a 9 speed trans and Intelligent AWD the Regal … 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 Ford Mustang GT

2018 Mustang in Triple Yellow

The 2018 Ford Mustang GT is the refinement of everything Ford has worked for in the Pony car since it was introduced in 1964. With the 5 liter GT engine producing 460 horsepower coupled to a six speed standard transmission mated to a four wheel independent suspension Mustang performs and handles as the designers could only dream about when the … Read More

2018 Lincoln Navigator, Luxury on Wheels

Redesigned 2018 Navigator

Lincoln Navigator, almost perfect luxury Few vehicles offer the sense of comfort, luxury and security found in the Lincoln Navigator. Our test car was the L Reserve edition, while not the top of the line Navigator it still included all of the amenities that make the Navigator a first class luxury SUV. Redesigned in 2018 the all aluminum Navigator sports … Read More

2019 RAM, No Compromise Pickup

RAM 12 inch U-Connect

The best gauge of the success of any car or truck is in the sales numbers and Ram has gained an impressive 12% increase in sales in Texas, the pickup truck capital of the America, in the last year. The 2019 Ram line brings many new and exciting innovations in each trim level while sticking to the core values that … Read More