Posts in category "Lifestyle - Transportation - Automotive - Reviews - Compact Family Wagons"

Winter's-A-Comin' - Affordable All-Wheel Drive

Two worthy budget choices for all-wheel drive, good for winter's powder and summer's pavement:<br> <br>(TOP): The off-roadable 2012 Jeep Compass 4x4 starts at $21,000 - our Latitude tester came in just south of $26k.<br> <br>(BOTTOM): 2012 Subaru Impreza Sport wagon, with full-time all-wheel drive for a admission price of $19,000, with our "Premium" edition ringing up for a still genuine AWD "bang-for-the buck" at $21,000!!<br>
If we got away lucky lucky with some spring-lime weather for Thanksgiving this week, WBBM-TV meteorologist and “Drive…He Said” friend, Ed Curran, would caution that meteorological winter is still another week away.  We are willing to go out on a limb and make a forecast of our own: that by the first of the year more... Read more »

2012 Mazda5 - An Antidote for the Schoolbus

The 2012 Mazda5 Grand Touring compact family van
Not unlike the national debt there has been a recent ballooning trend among family minivans sold in America. Longer than many full-size crossover-utes and taller than a Jeep Grand Cherokee, the “mini” in the equation is only noticeable next to a Bluebird school bus done up in safety yellow. A more car-like alternative is the... Read more »