In this review, Aaron gets into the new Blazer. Chevy made this to fit a specific market, which is fast growing today, but that market isn’t the 1990s market the Blazer of old used to aim for. For starters, this new Chevy Blazer is smaller, car-based as a crossover, and not made for off-road capability. It’s family-friendly, ergonomic, and has a turbocharged engine. Here’s the skinny and what we think of that approach.
In this year’s Rebelle Rally, media-turned-competitors Alice Chase and Nicole Walkelin have partnered with Infiniti to take a big QX80 SUV into the desert. The rally happens every year and features some of the most capable women in automotive. We talk with the Wander Women about their partnership with Infiniti, what it’s like to prepare as first-time competitors in the Rebelle, and ask Nicole whether or not she plans on handing out cupcakes window-to-window Gray Poupon style.
Talking with Nicole about cupcakes and cars: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyJlYlrfj0Q
In this review, we look at the all-new Hyundai Venue, a subcompact crossover that fits just underneath the Kona as an entry-level option for the segment. Aaron finds himself impressed with the car, given what it is, though it does have a few flaws to think about. Here’s the rundown.
In this review, Aaron gets into the Honda CR-V which was reintroduced with a Hybrid option for 2020. He talks about what’s different, why the hybrid might be a better option, and the good and bad with that choice. Nevermind that sleek gray color it comes with.
After a week in the all-new Mazda CX-30, Aaron still likes this stereo on wheels. Beyond the audio system, though, the CX-30 hits all the right marks as a compact crossover. There are a few things that could improve, but there are a lot of things that are really spot on. Here’s what Aaron thinks.
Check out the audio system in full here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eVBOKFsEtSM&feature=emb_title
Find out what two country boys thought as their first impression of the CX-30 here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EqKlQTM5Mac
In this Skype conversation, Kristin and Aaron talk about the all-new Ford F-150. Why did Ford change its best-selling truck so soon? What’s game changing about it? What new features are added for this new-gen F-150?
Answers to those questions and more in this episode of Drive Mode Show.
Nissan made a lot of changes to the Titan for the 2020 model year. These changes fixed a lot of the beefs we’ve had with the big Titan in the past and make this a more competitive full-sized pickup truck option.