Jeep has done more than most when it comes to introducing competent off-road vehicles to the mainstream market. It’s easy to picture a Jeep careening down the side of a steep, dirt-covered hillside, rolling with the punches, and conquering mud, snow, and rocks like they’re an afterthought. However, one of the best parts of driving […]
Author: Greg Wiesen
What Does a BMW Say About Its Owner?
Owning a BMW can say a lot of things about you: that you appreciate bold and powerful performance, that you enjoy being surrounded by exquisite luxury, and that you’re surprisingly comfortable with never using a turn signal again. (There, I made the obligatory joke. Now we can move on.) Before you go looking for a […]
How to Choose the Right Buick Envision For You
Close your eyes and picture this… Actually, don’t close your eyes; you can’t read with your eyes closed. Just close them metaphorically and picture the following… You go to a car dealership—a note of undeniable confidence in your every step—and you walk right up to the vehicle you want, with all of the options and […]
Let’s Get to Know the Buick Encore GX
Although it might’ve sounded like a trim for another Buick model (the recently discontinued Encore), the Encore GX is very much its own thing and it has established itself since its release as one of Buick’s most popular offerings. Before you head to your local Buick dealer in search of an Encore GX, it’s worth […]
Is the Nissan Armada the Full-Size SUV for You?
There’s a lot to be said for small and compact crossover models, delivering the functionality of an SUV in a package more suitable to many people’s lives. And yet, sometimes you just need a really big vehicle with three rows of seating to fit a big group of friends or a large family—that’s when nothing […]
Which SUV Size is Right for You?
That’s a great question. I’m so glad you asked. Here’s the quick and simple answer: I don’t know; it really depends on what you’re looking for. I’ve got good news, however, in that I can take you through what’s out there and give you a sense of what different sizes of SUVs have to offer. […]
Buick Enclave: Get to Know Your Options
If you’re shopping for a midsize SUV, then you have a lot of options available to you—no, seriously, a lot, perhaps too many. Narrowing all of these down to figure out which one is right for you is tricky enough, but even if you’ve decided on something like the Buick Enclave, then you still have […]
Get to Know the Legendary GMC Denali SUV Line
If you’re interested in a GMC SUV, you may have already heard of the Denali trim––and if not, I’m here to help. Most car brands will have different names for the various trims offered on their vehicles; sometimes, you’ll find a common name across all a brand’s models that indicates a starting trim, a pinnacle […]
Guess What? Resale Value Matters When Car-Shopping!
You have a lot on your mind while shopping for a car: looking at different brands, considering a variety of models, and trying to figure out every last detail and feature you’ll want to enjoy for the next five or ten years. Let me put one more thing on your plate (I know, I’m generous): […]
Take a Look at What the Mazda CX-9 Has to Offer
There are a lot of SUVs on the market today, which can make it difficult to check out all of them and determine which one is right for you. Even if you’ve narrowed down your options to Mazda, you still have five different models available, with more on the way. However, if you need a […]
Which Ford Bronco Sport Is Right for You?
The Bronco Sport is more than just the little sibling to the fantastic Ford Bronco; it’s one of the most impressive subcompact crossover models ever to hit the market. It would’ve been easy for Ford to make a model loosely based on the Bronco, with a few obligatory features loosely based on going off-road, call […]
Seven Keys to Car-Shopping With Bad Credit
Even if you’re someone who enjoys shopping for a car, figuring out financing and how to pay for it probably isn’t what you’re most looking forward to. If you’ve got less-than-great credit or little in the way of credit history, then the entire thing can become a lot more complicated, and there are far more […]
Choosing the Right 2023 Kia Telluride
When shopping for a midsize SUV, you have no shortage of options. That being said, one of the most popular models that you’ll find at a Kia dealer near you is the Telluride. The Telluride is a great choice that offers three rows of seating for up to eight people and all kinds of excellent […]
Which Ford F-150 Is Best for Going Off-Road?
If you’re looking for a full-size, off-road truck, then the 2023 Ford F-150 is a fantastic choice, but you have no shortage of impressive options available. Ford offers nine different F-150 models, not including the all-electric F-150 Lightning, and while they’re all excellent trucks, they’re certainly not all equally up to the task when it […]
What Does Each Trim Bring to the 2023 Chevy Blazer?
It says something about how impressive the Chevy lineup is that a model like the Blazer can be just a part of the crowd, whereas it would likely be the star of another brand. One of the biggest strengths of the Blazer is that it keeps some things simple that should be simple while still […]
Seven of the Most Affordable New Cars on the Market
If you’re shopping for a car right now, I don’t have to tell you that cars are expensive – some of them much more than others. The good news is that some affordable vehicles are still available, even if you’re looking for a new model that will last you a long time. You’re not going […]
Nine Cars to Look for in 2023
With holiday festivities behind us and winter in full force, there’s no better time than now to look forward to what 2023 will offer us. I don’t mean in a philosophical sort of way––I’ll leave that to others––but in a very real way. What will the auto industry bring us in the 12 months ahead? […]
Which Size Chevy SUV Is Right for You?
There are many different ways to approach buying your next vehicle. While some people like to figure out the kind of horsepower or towing figures they need, others like to look at what interior features are available and go from there. If you’re heading to a Chevy certified used SUV dealer soon but are unsure […]
Four Reasons to Choose Toyota
When shopping for your next vehicle, one of the biggest decisions you have to make is the brand or manufacturer you’re most interested in – this is particularly vital if you’re looking for a new vehicle. You have many choices, but one of the best brands year after year for cars, trucks, and SUVs that […]
The Ecological Advantages of Mazda
The automotive industry is one that contains several peaks and valleys and, more often than not, follows trends and examples set by various manufacturers. Among the recent strides many have chosen to pursue is the reduction of harmful emissions released into the earth’s atmosphere each year from the internal-combustion engine. To this end, many have […]