Acura NSX hybrid, QX30 spin Devil’s Thumb

Acura NSX hybrid, QX30 spin Devil’s Thumb

Fifteen feet out of the parking spot aboard the Infiniti QX30 at Devil’s Thumb Ranch, the hollering, “Stop, Bud, stop,” stopped me. “It’s leaking fuel,” I was told. That ended my plan for driving the premium compact crossover, one of…

Back then . . . . .1981 Ford Bronco

Back then . . . . .1981 Ford Bronco

Thirty-five years ago this summer, I reviewed in The Denver Post the 1981 Ford Bronco sport utility vehicle. Excerpts: Unusually high gas-mileage figures being associated with the 1981 Ford Bronco may just be true. A 6-cylinder-powered Bronco with 4-speed overdrive…

Sales hot as Jeep celebrates 75th

Sales hot as Jeep celebrates 75th

The olive drab shade of green on the outside drew most comments as I spent some time recently in the 2016 Jeep Cherokee Latitude 4X4. As observers drew close and reacted to the badge on the side, “1941, 75 Years,”…

Jaguar’s 1st SUV extends focus on Colo.

Jaguar’s 1st SUV extends focus on Colo.

The 2017 F-Pace showed up at my place recently; it’s Jaguar’s first-ever SUV. To drive it was exciting, and the experience reinforced my belief that Jaguar’s planners from the United Kingdom in recent years have focused in on our relatively…

Pacifica maintains Chrysler minivan pace

Pacifica maintains Chrysler minivan pace

A 9-speed automatic transmission headed a long list of standard equipment on a 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Touring minivan driven recently. Tied to a 287-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 engine, the Pacifica carried an EPA estimate of 18/28 miles per gallon. The Pacifica…