Mike West Road Test
West: If your looking for an SUV with all-wheel-drive that has decent ground clearance, and good fuel economy, then you might want to take this 2014 Subaru Forester for a spin.
Mike West: This hard top convertible is a nice alternative to a cloth roof for our dark wintery days, especially with the built in sunroof.
Mike West: Sorry 2013 owners, but the New Year means a much improved and refined vehicle.
What’s new? It’s VW’s new turbocharged 1.8-liter four cylinder that makes 170 horsepower.
Meet the Toyota Avalon Hybrid, Limited. Sure it’s a bit slower than the standard fossil fuel burning 268 horsepower V6 version, but most people know that they sacrifice peppiness for “sippiness” — which isn’t a word.
Hybrid Luxury From Lexus Is A Home Run I drove the 2013 Lexus GS 450h from Seattle to Portland and it was one of the nicest trips to the Rose City and back ever. The […]
The 2013 Volkswagen Beetle 50’s Edition: Modern Fun In A Retro Package The 2013 black on black Beetle 50’s edition convertible was delivered to me at a perfect time. I had just taken delivery of […]
This is a well-balanced featherweight of a car with a great personality, that gets decent mileage.
The Fiat 500C If you don’t find this car fun to look at and a kick to drive, you need an extra dose of Prozac. The Fiat 500C is a modern take on a car […]
This is the much-improved 2012 Rio from Kia. The redesign is a lot easier on the eyes than the frumpy run-of-the-mill car it replaced. It’s more refined, gets great fuel economy and the interior looks […]