The pickup truck has come a long way from the basic utility vehicle used by farmers, tradesmen, and recreationalists. Now it’s common to see new truck prices at $50,000, $60,000, $70,000, and even higher driven all sorts of people instead of a traditional car. The new trucks are loaded with all the features and many of the characteristics found in the most luxurious cars.
Nissan’s full-size Titan pickup competes favorable in that upper echelon of trucks but Nissan also builds a smaller truck that is more in the spirit of earlier pickups. The Nissan Frontier, which has been around since 1998 reminds us of the way pickups used to be with more emphasis on being rugged and what we used to call being very truck-like.
The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime is Technology and Style to the Max! Toyota’s fourth-generation Prius for 2016 was better in nearly every way imaginable, moving from pioneer status to that of Hybrid icon. It qualified as a genuine Hyper-miler. The claimed EPA mileage estimates were 58 mpg City,
Audi’s S5 Coupe 3.0T a teutonic rapid transit machine. Audi’s A5 Coupe for 2016 is a sporty enough model in the German automaker?s stable in its own right, but the S-line version or Audi S5 Coupe serves up an even more potent offering. in the S5 Sports Coupe. The S5 adds a little beast
Is this three-wheeled vehicle a motorcycle or automobile? It’s the 2016 Polaris Slingshot SL LE. Remember when a slingshot was a Y-shaped contraption, usually made of wood, with a couple of rubber bands attached to a cloth or leather patch, that was used to hurl projectiles at a target of
2015 Ford Mustang Coupe a killer ground-pounding 5.0 GT. It’s no big secret that the Ford Mustang has been hugely popular since that first pony car made its debut back in the mid-60s. (I’ve always thought of the first model as being a 65, but others insist that the first Stang was
The Honda Civic Si Coupe had substantial changes to the styling, interior, suspension, driver assistance features along with a bump in horsepower for 2014 model. As a result the 2015 model is basically unchanged. However, change was unnecessary for the 2015 Honda Si Coupe, it’s a fantastic
The 2014 Volkswagen Tiguan is an affordable luxury SUV. The Volkswagen Tiguan was the German automaker’s first compact SUV (actually considered in most circles as a CUV or Crossover Utility Vehicle), which appeared as a 2009 model. The initial impression of the Tiguan was that it represented
The 2014 Chevrolet Spark EV is Chevy’s first all-electric mini car! Just plug and play! The Bow Tie Team has just added the most efficient U.S. retail electric vehicle to their lineup, the 2014 Chevrolet Spark EV, with an estimated electric EPA range of 82 miles. THE MPGe fuel economy
There is probably no car sold in the United States with a more recognizable look and name than the 2013 Ford Mustang. That’s an easy statement to make with more than 8.5 million Mustangs sold over the last 49 years. For someone shopping for a sports coupe or convertible that delivers a level
The 2013 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible is an absolute rush of fresh air! What could possibly be more fun than tooling around in a hot Chevy Camaro ZL1? How about cruising at high speed in a convertible version of the Camaro ZL1, doing burnouts and other outrageous maneuvers, with a rush of fresh