2019 Nissan Kicks: A kick in the pants without emptying your wallet

Picture it: any fabulous weekend in the 21st Century, but….  You need a new car because your ‘friend’ just totaled your beat-up old reliable vehicle because he was singing along to the pretend karaoke in his head.  Now you are screwed.  You don’t…

2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF: This Sportster may cause a riff in your marriage

Just to be clear, this is the car your BETTER half advises you not to get.   It’s small: there are only two seats, and they are cramped.  There is barely enough room for your thoughts; just look at that trunk, or…

2019 MINI Cooper SE Countryman ALL4 (PHEV): What a Blast!

I will admit, I thoroughly enjoyed driving the 2019 MINI Cooper Countryman, as evidenced by all the snow and dirt on the car in the photos here. This is one of those smallish cars this is like your teacup pet…

2019 Acura MDX A-Spec w/ Tech: Family-friendly meets sporty and spunky

Acura is a luxury brand that considers itself a down-to-earth family car company with a lot of get-up-and-go in every car it makes. The luxury of an Acura can’t be denied: every inch of all their alphabet soup cars are…

2019 Toyota Highlander: Still a Family Favourite

Just like in the Academy Award-nominated movie The Favourite,where two young women are hilariously competing to be a queen’s favourite, this year’s Toyota Highlander is also competing to be your favorite and it has a lot to offer families who don’t…

2018 Ford EcoSport: A Brand New Sub-Compact friend that really is versatile

New in the sub-compact sport utility category this year is Ford’s EcoSport, a petite version of the Ford Escape that handles well in the inner city while taking all that a rough terrain in The Wild West may throw at…

That’s So Gay: Yes, Mary, the 2018 Ford Expedition is Big and it’s Beautiful!

Leading the pack in the Best Large SUV categorythis year is the 2018 Ford Expedition, according to U.S. News and World Report I like what they have to say because they aren’t just speaking their minds, they are compiling the…

2018 Kia Niro: A nice little hybrid that uses fuel wisely

A quick look at the Monroney sticker for the 2018 Kia Niro and the number 105 in big black bold letters jumps out at you. That’s the MPGs (miles per gallon) that fueleconomy.gov has determined you can get from this…

2018 Infiniti QX60: Everyone loves this car, including breeders!

Seems like everyone and their non-conforming relatives love the 2018 QX60, which is a midsized SUV in the luxury category and priced accordingly. Not that there is a car that has everything for everyone, but if there was, this car…

That’s So Gay: 2018 Toyota Prius Prime Boasts 133 mpg

Look carefully at the Monroney Sticker for the 2018 Toyota Prius Prime and you will see that Toyota is promising, with the backing of fueleconomy.gov, that you will get combined electricity and gasoline mpg of 133 when you drive this…