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Weidel on Wheels: GM scores with GMC's Acadia

As someone who understands that the United States auto industry still has plenty of ground to make up before it can go head-to-head with foreign competitors, it’s always pleasing ...

Weidel on Wheels: Think you know the Jetta? Think again

Volkswagen’s top-selling vehicle arrives in 2011 with some changes. Think you know the Jetta pretty well? Take another look. This VW compact sedan arrived this year with a larg ...

Weidel on Wheels: Legacy sedan keeps customers coming back

It had been awhile since getting behind the wheel of a Subaru Legacy. While never a vehicle that has folks salivating at the opportunity to drive, the Legacy really is a very sweet ...

Weidel on Wheels: Maxima still a competitor in the mid-size world

If a mid-size sedan is the vehicle of choice, be prepared to do some serious evaluation. Why? Because there is an abundance of very enviable cars in this category. One of them ...

Weidel on Wheels: Lexus goes green-only with sedan

One always has heightened expectations when the vehicle being delivered happens to be a Lexus. While Toyota’s luxury division isn’t known for its extravagant exteriors, the J ...

Weidel on Wheels: Jeep's Wrangler Sahara meant for off-road

There is no disguising the real mission here. Despite efforts to make this an everyday vehicle, the 2010 Jeep Wrangler Sahara is clearly designed for the off-road crowd that wants ...

Weidel on Wheels: It’s easy to fall in love with the ES350

What I always find so appealing about many luxury vehicles is the ease in which they drive. The driving is so effortless at times it feels like the vehicle is the one making all ...

Weidel on Wheels: Ford gets it right with Fiesta

For way too long, U.S. auto manufacturers just didn’t get it. When it came to producing compact vehicles that were reliable, cheap, good on gas and possessed longevity, they le ...

Weidel on Wheels: 370Z is everything a sports car should be

Although it was long ago, I still remember my college friend’s very cool sports car and the accompanying envy that went along with it for me. Although the Datsun 240Z was owned ...

Weidel on Wheels: Xterra's ready for Mother Nature

This burly sport utility vehicle is definitely not designed for the masses. Yet Nissan has a nice thing going, targeting youthful, active car buyers who want a versatile SUV that c ...