2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross: Thumbs Up on Entry Price and Fuel Economy

Never heard of Mitsubishi?  Thought they only made aluminum foil or electronics? You can hardly be blamed for not knowing that they make cars and have a presence in the United States and throughout the world, limited as it may…

First Look: 2020 VW Atlas Cross Sport Hits It ‘Outta Da Park’

Volkswagen scored a big consumer win with the introduction of the midsized Atlas SUV a few years back, and with the introduction of the 2020 Atlas Cross Sport this autumn, I think they have another American winner on their hands….

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…