Mercedes, Lexus compact SUVs test snow

Mercedes, Lexus compact SUVs test snow

Parked side-by-side in my garage in late October when the big snow and cold hit us were two competitive luxury compact sport utility vehicles. Adequately equipped for the 8 inches of snowfall and single-digit temperatures were the performance-enhanced 2020 Mercedes-Benz…

Kia’s quirky model prevails, bless its Soul

Kia’s quirky model prevails, bless its Soul

With a number of its competitive makes discontinued, the Kia Soul makes claim to “survivor,” apparently strong and healthy. The little Kia, you know, is one of those dozen or so subcompacts (and compacts) which were rushed through the automotive…

Colo. Springs dealer Perkins dies

Colo. Springs dealer Perkins dies

Memorial service for Will Perkins, longtime Colorado Springs auto dealer, was at Village Seven Presbyterian Church in the Springs. Perkins, who also served on the boards of many local ministries including Young Life, Navigators and International Students Inc., died Oct….

Montrose’s Flower is Colo. Time dealer

Montrose’s Flower is Colo. Time dealer

Fletcher Flower, whose family’s car business dates back to 1908 in Montrose, has been named 2020 Time Dealer of the Year for Colorado. He’ll be among 48 other dealer nominees from across the country to be honored at the 103rd…