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Climbing Into Bed

2013 Ram pickup bed, new truck buying guide 2013

Pickup trucks are built to carry things in the bed first and foremost. They're engineered entirely for that reason, especially around the rear suspension, where they have to be high enough and tough enough to carry incredibly heavy payloads. Four-wheel-drive pickup trucks also have to ride high off the ground for good off-road clearance. Read More »

Mitsubishi Lancer SE

The Mitsubishi Lancer is now available in SE trim with all-wheel drive, starting just over $20,000. The Lancer's cabin looks sleek and sporty. Even with an automatic transmission, the gear selector looks like a manual shift knob Read More »

Lincoln Motor Company Overview

AT A GLANCE TECHNOLOGY: Intelligent Access with push-button start; collision warning with brake support HISTORY: Founded in 1917 by Henry Leland, a former GM executive. Bought by Henry Ford in 1922 to become the luxury car division of Ford Motor Company. FAMOUS MODELS: Zephyr (1936), Continental (1939), Town Car (1922, 1959, 1981-Present), Navigator SUV, MK Series. KNOWN FOR: Large luxury cars, luxury ... Read More »

Land Rover Overview

Land Rover logo

A few years ago I was told that for 80% of the worlds population, a Land Rover was the first motorized vehicles they ever saw. Research a new Land Rover, get price quotes, car comparisons, trade-in values and read reviews. Read More »

Jeep Overview

AT A GLANCE TECHNOLOGY: Jeep continues to excel in rock-climbing and all-terrain durability; the company receives awards for its new safety features. HISTORY: Commissioned by the U.S. government as a war vehicle in 1941; purchased by Chrysler in 1987. FAMOUS MODELS: Cherokee, Wrangler, Patriot KNOWN FOR: Indestructibility in almost any environment. Safety and adventure Although the rumors about Jeep’s name being a ... Read More »

Kia 2013 Overview

AT A GLANCE TECHNOLOGY: Surprising perks abound for these budget cars, including USB ports, Sirius Satellite Radio and LED turn indicators. HISTORY: From the 1940s to the 1970s, Kia produced bicycles and scooters. Today, it is one of the top budget auto manufacturers in the world. FAMOUS MODELS: Forte, Optima and Rio KNOWN FOR: Budget-friendly vehicles that are bursting with a surprising ... Read More »

Jaguar 2013

AT A GLANCE TECHNOLOGY: New sleek, aerodynamic lines make the new Jaguars look like the real big cats more than ever. HISTORY: Jaguar started as a British company in 1922; Ford bought Jaguar out in 1989, and recently sold to Tata Motors of India in 2008. Jaguar is now part of Jaguar Land Rover. FAMOUS MODELS: XJ, XK, S-Type, E-Type KNOWN FOR: ... Read More »

Infiniti Overview

AT A GLANCE TECHNOLOGY: Infiniti’s Around View Monitor Package allows the driver to see the car from an above view while parking and negotiating lane changes. HISTORY: This relatively new luxury division of Nissan Motor Company began selling automobiles in the U.S. market in 1989. FAMOUS MODELS: G37, M, EX35, FX, QX56 KNOWN FOR: Luxury, innovative options, and technological sophistication High-tech opulence ... Read More »

2013 Honda Odyssey Minivan

2013 Honda Odyssey minivan

The 2013 Honda Odyssey has a jagged "lightning bolt" line from its side profile, giving the current generation a more distinctive look than previous models. Inside, the Odyssey's cabin is built with the same solid construction as any Honda product, which makes it stand out in the minivan market. Read More »

2013 Toyota Venza Wagon

2013 Toyota Venza mid-size wagon

The Toyota Venza's body has been refreshed for 2013 with a new grille, new 19-inch wheels and new taillights. While the Venza is heavily based on the Toyota Camry, its big selling point is a roomy, SUV-like cargo area behind the back seat. Read More »