The Dodge Caliber is one of those vehicles you don’t think about very much as you see them everywhere. But if you’re in the market for an economical family sedan, maybe you ought to start wondering why you see so many.
You know, when something had been around as long as the Chrysler PT Cruiser, it’s easy to forget why they were popular in the first place. And it’s easy to f orget what made them popular…they are simply good cars.
Over the course of two weeks, the kind folks at BMW sent me two versions of the 135i convertible. One was the standard 3-liter 6-cylinder with an automatic. The other was the turbocharged 6 with a slick 6-speed tranny and 300 horsepower.
This week we drive the Lexus GX 460. it is easy to see that like every Lexus, it is a quality piece, nice materials, excellent assembly. It is also easy to say it is a dinosaur. So, OK…I will…it’s a dinosaur.