I used the Kia Telluride to take my 8-year-old son Otto and I on a road trip to Washington, D.C., where we greedily inspected every air-and-spacecraft in the big Air and Space Museum outside of town, and then heckled some animals at the National Zoo. It was a good time, and it was a good time made possible via the Telluride, though, to be fair, it likely would have worked as well with any number of large SUVs on the market today, and would likely have been even better in a minivan, but that’s another argument. … [Read more...] about The 2020 Kia Telluride Is a Pretty Nice SUV to Drive and Sleep In
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Back in the front seat, everything you’d need quickly is available with a hard key. The infotainment software does exactly what you think it should, and I never felt frustration in a week of working with it. This is a vehicle built for the purpose of practicality. If you want to take advantage of a new car’s suite of toys but don’t want to have to think about how to use them, you’re going to feel good in the cockpit of this Kia. … [Read more...] about The 2018 Kia Sportage SX Is a Great Daily Driver, But Gas Mileage Leaves a Lot to Be Desired
The value equation is a bit tricky here, because while there's nothing out-and-out horrible about this car, I just can't imagine actually desiring one. You'd be delighted if someone up and gave you the Malibu Turbo, but if that same generous somebody gave you the cash, I really doubt this would be the car anyone in the Jaloposphere would pick. … [Read more...] about 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Turbo: The Jalopnik Review
Prices have stayed consistent with the outgoing model, and you do get more car without spending additional Benjamin's. Nissan have priced the Sentra well, making it one of the cheapest cars in the segment. But you have to ask whether you could live with the pesky CVT transmission. I for one could not. With a normal, six-speed automatic transmission, the car could be in the mix. But without it, it becomes annoying and tedious. … [Read more...] about 2013 Nissan Sentra: The Jalopnik Review
So, when you are in normal mode driving, you are getting the full efficiencies of a FWD vehicle. Then, when you engage the system or engage it through slip, you essentially turn this whole AWD system on, where the rear will spin up, lock in with the front and now you're in 4WD, on demand. … [Read more...] about Will The 2015 Jeep Renegade Be Any Good Off-Road?