50th anniversary Bullitt stirs memories

50th anniversary Bullitt stirs memories

Four weeks after testing the 2018 Mustang GT, Ford sends me another edition of the iconic pony car – the 2019 Mustang Bullitt for the 50th anniversary of the movie which brought fame and renown to the coupe. The movie,…

‘19 Kia Sorento joins RMAP lunch at Stanley

‘19 Kia Sorento joins RMAP lunch at Stanley

The 2019 Kia Sorento, having undergone several major changes and an improved appearance, carried me on Wednesday, Aug. 22, to the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park for a luncheon of the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press (RMAP). All Sorentos for ’19…

Mercedes offers 4X4 Crew Van

Mercedes offers 4X4 Crew Van

Drawing interest parked along the street outside my home during a summer week was a big, red Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 Crew Van. This is the high-roof model, competing with other commercial vans, such as Ram ProMaster, Ford Transit Connect, Chevy…

China-built Envision strengthens Buick

China-built Envision strengthens Buick

A spirited performer it is, the 2019 Buick Envision, right out of a GM factory in China. It’s mildly impressive, not only for its performance, but also its exterior style and interior comfort and quietness. The Envision was designed originally…

SH-AWD platform, 10-speed boost Acura RDX

SH-AWD platform, 10-speed boost Acura RDX

A floating roof design, with which another Japanese maker found success two or three years ago, and wraparound rear window are most visible of the extensive makeover for the 2019 Acura RDX. A new 10-speed automatic transmission and torque-vectoring all-wheel…