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New Car Reviews


Honest opinions - the good, bad and ugly. View the entire archive.

2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac: Better the second time around?

The original Sport Trac was a clever fusion of pick-up truck and SUV. Its four-door crew cab had room enough for people -- and its abbreviated bed had room enough for...

2006 Ford Five Hundred

Does anyone make an honest cup of coffee anymore? Or is the only option a $3 cup of "venti"? How about a down-to-earth family car? You know, something solid and unpretentious -- a...

2007 Subaru Legacy GT Spec B

Subaru's high-performance WRX STi sport sedan gets a lot of attention -- which may not be a particularly good thing if you're looking to move fast discretely. Cops draw a bead...

2006 GMC Sierra1500 hybrid

A hybrid truck like the full-size GMC Sierra 1500 (and its sister truck, the Chevy Silverado 1500) may be the best hybrid vehicle of all. Or at least, one of the most...

2006 Mercury Mariner hybrid

In theory, a hybrid SUV is a wonderful concept. Decent gas mileage (as much as low 30s around town) without sacrificing the roominess, versatility -- and power -- that make SUVs...

2006 Scion tC

"TC" was Magnum's amiable war buddy on the '80s show about a Hawaiian shirt-wearing private eye with a cheesy porno star mustache and a borrowed Ferrari. The Scion tC, on the...

2006 Corvette Z06

Most of us will never lay our paws on a Stradivarius -- or wrap our poor-boy lips around a $1,500 bottle of wine to go with our Chef Boy-R-Dee. Some things are...

2007 Chevy Avalanche

Though the changes are subtle, the '07 Chevy Avalanche is essentially an all-new truck. And a much better one than it was before. It still has its rough and tumble Tonka toy personality...

The Spectrum Meets in the Middle

A luxury car isn't defined solely by its luxury. What makes it so is that most people can't afford it. If almost anyone can, then it isn't. This may become a problem...

2007 Saturn Sky

Sometimes, a car company's most inspired creations come at times of greatest desperation -- sheetmetal Hail Marys on which many hopes are pinned. The magnificent Studebaker Avanti comes to mind. (It...
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