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Weidel on Wheels: Outlander has a tall hill to climb

Prominent competitors block the path of this compact sport utility vehicle. Even with some nice additions to its 2009 overall makeup, the Mitsubishi Outlander finds itself residing ...

Weidel on Wheels: Acura's TL shows off its new look

Addressing the concerns from some of its more faithful customers, Acura came out with a full-blown redesign for the 2009 RL — a popular, upscale sedan that has been a nice seller ...

Weidel on Wheels: Versa is Nissan's answer to a poor economy

In better times the price might not be as appealing. But with a sticker price of just a shade under $10,000, the Nissan Versa warrants a look from many car shoppers in these trying ...

Weidel on Wheels: Accord stays at the front of the pack

While midsize cars still represent a strong segment of vehicles sold in the United States, change has gradually occurred in regards to what people are buying. No longer is this ju ...

Weidel on Wheels: Mazda 3 keeps the fans happy

After five years of rave reviews, a redesign was scheduled for the 2010 Mazda 3. There’s no doubt Mazda engineers approached this project with extreme care considering the popula ...

Weidel on Wheels: Dodge offers a Challenger for the masses

At first glance, my 14-year-old nephew was enthralled by the 2009 Dodge Challenger, gushing over the classic styling that exudes from this muscle-bound car. It was almost the ide ...

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: Volvo joins the compact crossover crowd

Because gas prices continue to be a guessing game from month to month, and the bleak economic news remains a constant, the latest craze in the sport utility vehicle world is manufa ...

Weidel on Wheels: Dodge’s little attention seeker

Sporting what its public relations department creatively calls a “sunburst” orange exterior color and partially colored orange seats, I quickly decided the Dodge Nitro ...

Weidel on Wheels: Compact Compass offers versatility

When gas prices kept creeping up and up to record highs last year, the focus for car shoppers quickly swung away from gas-guzzling vehicles that had been big sellers for years. On ...
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