First Drives

2017 Ram 3500 colorado

2017 Ram 3500HD Limited Review

September 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

We’ve all heard the veteran phrase “Horses for courses;” applied to the Ram 3550HD it conjures up images of a Budweiser Clydesdale. Here’s a truck whose 6.7-liter Cummins inline six punches out 900lb-ft of torque...

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2017 Ford F250 denver colorado

2017 Ford F250 Super Duty Review

September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

As part of a lineup of the best selling vehicles in world, Ford got the redesign of the Super Duty models right. They’re aluminum now, so the basic ingredients weighs a few hundred less, meaning...

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2017 Acura MDX colorado

2017 Acura MDX Advance ‘Round the Block Review

September 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Intro: Before there was Genesis, Infinti or even Lexus, there was Acura, the first Asian premium brand. Honda’s upmarket arm thrived for years, until market changes and a loss of focus let competitors pass it...

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2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T Review

August 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

In the wake of Dieselgate, which is costing VW some tens of billions of dollars, we can forget they build some durn’ fine driving automobiles. The Beetle is one of them, and if doesn’t catch...

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It is critical for car companies to shave development and production costs these days, just to remain profitable in an ultracompetitive market. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, of which the Jeep brand is one of the most...

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  Two door coupes are usually discretionary purchases; which one someone drops money on is oft as not based at least partially on style and performance. Their shelf life also tends to be shorter; as...

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