Archive for December 2014

2015 Toyota Tundra 1794 Edition 4x4 - At Home In Its Biome - Review

Out of "Good Ole San Antone'" comes the the 2015 Toyota Tundra half-ton pickup truck. Re-designed for 2014, the top-of-the-line 1794 Edition 4x4 comes standard in crew-max cab and standard 5.5 foot bed configuration.<br> <br>While pricing for a base edition Tundra 4x2 starts at $29,120, a fully loaded Tundra 1794 Edition with four-wheel drive, lists at just under $50,000.<br>
* * * * * * * * * * * * Riding the “Tail of the Dragon”  in the redesigned 2015 Toyota Tundra may have made “Drive…He Said” queasy. On Chicago’s very own “Yukon Trail” [short for this past “Winter of 2013-2014”] the Tundra made getting around pretty easy. (For a refresher of what... Read more »

DHS - Budget Utes Deserving a 2nd Look - 2014 Jeep Patriot, 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

(TOP): Mid-compact 2014 Jeep Patriot starts at dirt affordable $15,900 (albeit with manual windows and manual transmission)<br> <br> (BOTTOM): compact 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport SAV (including standard power windows and 18" alloy wheels) commences at $19,595.<br> <br> Each deserves a 2nd look from budget shoppers.<br>
– – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – One “Drive…He Said” reader recently contacted us with the ubiquitous “What is the most affordable new vehicle transportation I can get for my money?” We recommend a Three-Step process of car shopping: A)... Read more »

2014 MINI Cooper S - Dreamsicle Corkscrew Shrieks - Review

2014 MINI Cooper S - Dreamsicle Corkscrew Shrieks - Review
Roller coaster riders raise arms high and shriek out in anticipation of that violent oncoming rush of air, combating nausea in the process. In the same spirit, “Drive…He Said” set out to see if the all-new 2014 MINI Cooper S, still yells out to all roadway “Italian Jobbers.” Makes New Bones About It: The third... Read more »