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Weidel on Wheels: Accord and Civic still fit your sedan needs

Even though its impact has been diminished somewhat with the emergence of strong competitors, such as Kia, Hyundai and several American manufacturers, Honda vehicles remain near or ...

Weidel on Wheels: Vitara's shine gets lost in the shadows

Although it definitely warrants some attention, the 2010 Suzuki Grand Vitara suffers from two factors: A crowded field of strong competition in the compact sport utility class, plu ...

Weidel on Wheels: The Golf is back and better than ever

In the somewhat fickle car industry, the naming process can apparently mean a lot. Some companies present essentially the same vehicle, yet change the name, hoping not too many p ...

Weidel on Wheels: Land Rover LR2 enjoys the city life

The name Land Rover used to mean just that — a vehicle that let virtually nothing stand in its way as it plowed over land masses and treated obstacles like minor annoyances. ...

Weidel on Wheels: Toyota packs plenty into this little SUV

After thoroughly researching the competition, a few years ago a friend decided to purchase a Toyota RAV4. After some modest praise concerning his selection, I couldn’t overlook t ...

Weidel on Wheels: Ford’s Focus is on new looks, amenities

A solid redesign was undertaken two years ago, giving the Ford Focus a fresh look both inside and out. It was a step in the right direction by Ford, which unveiled this compa ...