Jeep Wrangler adds light-duty diesel

Jeep Wrangler adds light-duty diesel

Economic, light-duty turbodiesel engines powering Ford, Ram and Chevy/GMC half-ton pickups to their all-time-high fuel mileages are spreading also to the SUV stables. Delivered to me in December 2019 was the 2020 Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4X4 EcoDiesel. Among our drives…

Comfort, style serve Acura MDX

Comfort, style serve Acura MDX

The first-gen Acura MDX (2001-2006) quickly became recognized as one of the most comfortable of midsize three-row luxury crossovers. For the 2020 MDX, luxurious comfort remains the byword. Over the past 15 or so years, while the overall length of…

BMW 750i xDrive V-8 conquers the snow

BMW 750i xDrive V-8 conquers the snow

When the big snowfalls hit, it’s been my good fortune over the past 40 years that most often I’m in possession of an SUV or pickup with 4X4 capability. Not so this time. In my garage in late November when…

Color comment good for Mitsubishi Eclipse

Color comment good for Mitsubishi Eclipse

Colors, and the alluring casts being reflected today, are a major consideration in choosing an auto. Heading north on Wadsworth Boulevard in the 2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross from final respects for Irv Moss at Horan McConaty out south, I sensed…