2020 Honda Civic Hatchback Sport Touring: simply irresistible

I always enjoy me some hatchback. Sorry about the grammar, but the…


2020 Lexus GS350 F Sport: deepening the sports car vibe

If you’re in need of a serious driver’s car, one that looks…


2020 Mazda6 Signature: a mid-size masterpiece

If you’re looking for a family sedan but don’t want to sacrifice…


2020 Volvo XC90 T8 E-AWD: safety, luxury in an SUV

Uff da. What better vehicle to be driving to deal with Snohomish County’s first bout with winter than the 2020 Volvo XC90 T8 E-AWD Inscription… Continue reading

2020 Toyota RAV4 TRD Off-Road AWD: adventure on wheels

At some point, fair-minded consumers might come to the confusion that Toyota is “just showing off.” For the first time ever, my 2020 Toyota RAV4… Continue reading

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew LTZ 4WD: a workhorse truck

The 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew LTZ 4WD pickup put the “happy” in my new year! Chevy has a truck trim level and configuration for… Continue reading

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 580: more space, comfort, luxury

Family, friends, vacation time, Christmas and 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 580 4MATIC. You will not be reading any complaints from this blessed writer. The new GLS… Continue reading

Subaru 2020 Legacy Sport: all-wheel-drive with new features

Subaru’s 2020 Legacy Sport mid-size four-door sedan will put a smile on the face of longtime loyalists and first-time newbies alike. The Japanese automaker, which… Continue reading

2020 BMW X3 M Competition: dynamic excellence, agility

The holidays are in the rear-view mirror, but they were front and center when the 2020 BMW X3 M Competition mid-size sports activity vehicle landed… Continue reading

2020 Honda Pilot Black Edition: exclusive styling inside and out

Test driving a Honda Pilot is always a treat – but this wasn’t just any ol’ Pilot – this was the all-new 2020 Black Edition.… Continue reading

2020 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV GT S-AWC: fusion of EV tech

Mitsubishi Motors has meshed the know-how of its 100-year plus automotive history to present the 2020 Outlander PHEV GT S-AWC sports utility. PHEV stands for… Continue reading

2019 Lexus GX 460: craftsmanship, versatility in a luxurious SUV

The 2019 Lexus GX 460 Luxury SUV is equipped to handle today’s modern family and is designed to help them arrive in style, comfort, and… Continue reading

2020 Toyota Sienna LTD Premium: perfect for families

Minivans are not as popular as they used to be – but maybe they should be. Toyota’s 2020 Sienna LTD Premium minivan offers everything the… Continue reading

2020 Mazda3: exhilarating driving dynamics, premium features

I’ve always had a fond place in my heart for hatchbacks. Perhaps because my first car with a 1968 Mustang Fastback. Why did I ever… Continue reading

2020 Nissan 370Z Sport Coupe: 50th Anniversary package

A 50th Anniversary is significant – for both humans and automobiles. My in-laws just celebrated 66. Now that’s something to think about! But I digress.… Continue reading

2020 Cadillac XT6 Sport AWD: big boy SUV in luxury or sport models

The three-row, luxury SUV category got a little bigger with the introduction of Cadillac’s 2020 XT6 Sport AWD. It had been a while since being… Continue reading

2020 Nissan Altima: popular mid-size gets added tech

I have no control over the timing of my test drives. So let’s just call it serendipity the 2020 Nissan Altima 2.5 Platinum AWD sedan… Continue reading

2020 F-250 Super Duty: more payload, towing capability

Truck wars continue. And Ford has fired a major salvo with the release of its 2020 F-250 Super Duty 4x4 Crew Cab. My tester was… Continue reading

2020 Acura MDX AWD A-Spec: bestselling three-row luxury SUV

With fall in the air, and slush on the road at Stevens Pass summit returning from Leavenworth Golf Course, what better time to be driving… Continue reading

2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross: SEL improves traction

The 2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross SEL S-AWD crossover SUV hits the market with a few changes and upgrades to the previous model year. Cross benefits… Continue reading