By on August 16, 2016

6631409989_f87e752934_z

Earl writes:

Hi Sajeev,

I want to get my wife a used SUV. We tried a Volvo wagon, but it’s just too unreliable. My first choice is a 4Runner, but the prices here are insane, even for 10-15 year old ‘Runners. I’ve noticed I can buy a Cayenne or an X5 for similar prices to the aforementioned 4Runner, and that’s with fewer miles and years newer.

So, what gives?

(Read More…)

By on July 9, 2014


M.D.K. writes:

UNCLASSIFIED

I am currently at Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan where I will often find myself motoring around the Forward Operating Base (FOB) in one of the last generation Chevy Trailblazers. It is the straight six variety and it has undoubtedly led a difficult life. My requirements are few however…pretty much I need something that can do 25 miles an hour or so and not strand me on the other side of the airfield. As a bonus, the Trailblazer has a working AC and radio. What it doesn’t have is the ability to do 25 or so miles an hour regularly and get me back from the other side of the airfield. (Read More…)

By on July 17, 2013

Saab 9-7x Aero

I have a problem. I own a 2002 GMC Envoy. No, my ownership of a GMT360 SUV isn’t the problem although it is probably enough to get me committed to a mental institution. At 140,000 hard miles, my Envoy is getting old and there’s nothing out there to replace it. That’s a problem.

(Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • mcs: @addm: I used the 4-mile per kW consumption rate that I get in my Leaf vs. a 40 mpg ICE car and a 10 gallon per...
  • Big Al from Oz: NMGOM, Yes, Stamp Duty. It varies from state to state. Most taxation in Australia is levied by the...
  • RobertRyan: @zip89123 You have a company that is possibly guilty of manslaughter getting away with a fine.,FCA caught...
  • bd2: Wouldn’t say that the sheetmetal is an improvement, but the dash design is a marked improvement over the...
  • bd2: Good move by Mazda. Too many were already complaining about the lack of room (considering its length/size, esp....

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Staff