The Jeep Grand Wagoneer has already established itself as a solid alternative to the Cadillac Escalade and Lincoln Navigator in the luxury full-sized SUV space. The unique styling and upscale interior have been popular with customers shopping in this luxury segment, and sales have been relatively strong for the brand, which is best known for the rugged Wrangler SUV. For 2023, Jeep has given the Grand Wagoneer the new “Hurricane” engine to make it even more competitive in the segment.Read More
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We’ve always loved the Kia Soul for being the feature-packed, quirky, boxy, fun hatchback that it is. Kia has refreshed the Soul for the 2023 model year and reduced the trim lineup from six trims to four by dropping the X-Line and GT-Line Turbo trims. Kia has also simplified the powertrain offerings for 2023 by only offering a naturally -aspirated four-cylinder engine across the model lineup.Read More
Murphy’s tenth law states that “Mother nature is a …” with the three dots being a word I won’t put in print. Unfortunately, that tenth law always seems to kick in here on the Texas Gulf Coast whenever I have a fun vehicle booked to review for the week.
In this case, I was absolutely excited to drive the 2023 Dodge Challenger R/T Shakedown Edition, part of Dodge’s “Final Call” series of special editions to send these cars off into the sunset. The week I had this car, I had *ONE* afternoon with it that it wasn’t pouring down rain to the point of nearly flooding. You know what? One afternoon of driving the Challenger is better than a week with some vehicles.Read More
Ram has updated the 2500 Heavy Duty lineup for 2023 with the introduction of the Heavy Duty Rebel model. The 2023 Ram 2500 Heavy Duty Rebel is positioned between the Laramie and the famously capable 2500 Power Wagon. The 2500 Rebel is an off-road focused truck that blends rugged off-road capability with towing and hauling capability.Read More
I’ve repeatedly written how much we love the current generation Kia Sportage, which was all new for 2022. The Sportage has fantastic styling, a modern tech stack, and a full suite of safety features, all at a price considered a value in today’s market. The one model I had not tested in the Sportage lineup until now was the plug-in hybrid model.Read More
What started as a discussion at the Katy Porsche Club of America GTG two months ago turned into a plan executed today. Several of us decided 2023 was the year we used our cars for Get Out and BBQ. That’s right, GOAB. Today, 19 cars left Katy on a 180-mile drive with a simple purpose – Enjoy the drive and enjoy the fantastic Texas BBQ at Round Top Smokehouse. The weather couldn’t have been more perfect, and the company was even better. The cars are what brought us together. The people are what keep us together.