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July, 2016 Archive

Should You Drive a Truck or an SUV?

Pickup trucks are, for the most part, very similar to each other. They have the same basic design. “SUV,” on the other hand, can refer to a broad range of vehicles. Some are similar to pickup trucks, by design, and have similar functionality, which is why drivers often ask themselves “which is a better fit?” […]

The Future of Pickups: Upcoming Trucks for 2017, 2018, 2019 and Beyond

photo by M93 When hybrid pickups were tested a few years back, nobody seemed to know about them. The Silverado 1500 hybrid and F-150 hybrid were taken out of production around 2013. It appears that, since then, manufacturers have focused on producing lighter-weight trucks instead of trucks with alternative fuel sources. But it feels like […]

Small Cars for Tall People: The Best Compact Cars for Long Folks

We don’t blame tall drivers for overlooking compact cars so much. Larger vehicles are just more comfortable. Once a driver has gotten used to a full-size car, it’s difficult to go back to a low-sitting compact. It feels a little bit like sitting in a go kart. But that feeling will subside with time. There […]

Great Cars for Hot Weather

We’ve all heard of cold weather packages with heated seats and headlight washers. Nobody ever mentions hot weather packages, though. That’s a shame because living in places like Miami can really wear out the A/C system, which depletes your fuel quickly. There are some vehicles that come with useful features for hot climates; although, they’re […]