Thursday, March 17, 2011

Cars With Best Overall Mileage

A quick guide for cars of all types with the best gas mileage:

http://www.cars.com/go/crp/buyingGuides/green/article.jsp?channel=high-mileage&id=greenMileageclass

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Rental-Car Olympics!

This article gives a good comparison of rental car companies, with some humor thrown in as well.

“There’s a lot of debate on this subject—about what kind of car handles best. Some say a front-engined car; some say a rear-engined car. I say a rented car. Nothing handles better than a rented car.”

http://www.caranddriver.com/reviews/comparisons/11q1/rental-car_olympics!-comparison_tests

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

2011 Ford Explorer: 17/25 mpg

The redesigned Ford Explorer gets 17 mpg city/25 mpg highway according to Car and Driver Magazine, although this is with the front wheel drive, V6 version. More info here:
http://blog.caranddriver.com/2011-ford-explorer-v6-fwd-gets-epa-ratings-of-1725-mpg/

Saw a couple of these on the lot the other day, and they looked really nice.