Toyota Land Cruiser in final year

Toyota Land Cruiser in final year

The Toyota Land Cruiser, a pinnacle of toughness in the U.S. for 60 years, will be discontinued at the end of the 2021 model year. That the end of the line for the Land Cruiser is that imminent was confirmed…

AT4 trim expands 4WD of GMC Yukon

AT4 trim expands 4WD of GMC Yukon

As far back as I can remember, GMC has offered the most comfortable ride among the auto industry’s full-sized SUVs. Following a week with the 2021 GMC Yukon AT4 four-wheel drive, I’d say it continues to hold that distinction.  It…

Handling, turbo lift ’21 Mazda CX-5

Handling, turbo lift ’21 Mazda CX-5

“Merry Christmas” was my 2020 holiday greeting from the open window of the 2021 Mazda CX-5 Signature all-wheel-drive edition. The message was muffled somewhat by the mask on my face, adhering to suggested practice in the face of the severe…

Nissan offers early look at ’21 Armada

Nissan offers early look at ’21 Armada

Nissan unveiled the 2021 version of its full-sized SUV, the Armada, in a 12-minute virtual presentation one morning in December 2020, a month before it was to go on sale. Twenty minutes after the online showing, a noise in my…