Archive for May, 2021

May
28
2021 Toyota Supra 3.0 Premium

2021 Toyota Supra 3.0 Premium in Phantom matte-gray paint (a $1495 option)

2015 Audi Q52021 Toyota Supra 3.0 Premium

Class: Premium Sporty/Performance Cars

Miles driven: 255

Fuel used: 10.5 gallons

May
28
Ford F-150 Lightning

Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast

Whether you drive a car, need a car, or just occasionally bum a ride with friends, you’ve come to the right place. Join the editors of Consumer Guide Automotive as they break down everything that’s going on in the auto world. New-car reviews, shopping tips, driving green, electric cars, classic cars, and plenty of great guests. This is the Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast.

May
27
2000 Isuzu Hombre

2000 Isuzu Hombre

The year 2000 resonates for me, because it was the year in which I became a dad. Automotively, this meant selling my beloved Acura Integra and buying something more practical, in this case a Nissan Maxima SE. Nice car, the Maxima.

May
26
Duntov Mule

1955 Chevrolet Corvette “Duntov Mule”

Note: The following story was excerpted from the August 2012 issue of Collectible Automobile magazine

As the Chevrolet Corvette’s 60th birthday approaches, it’s easy to forget the two-seater wasn’t a muscular, race-winning sports car from the start. Rushed into production with a “Blue-Flame” six and Chevy’s Powerglide automatic transmission, the car that wowwed Motorama crowds in New York in early ’53 was a tough sell little more than a year later. The addition of Chevy’s new V8 engine in 1955 really didn’t help Corvette sales.

May
25
2021 Honda Odyssey Elite2021 Honda Odyssey Elite

2021 Honda Odyssey Elite in Platinum White Pearl (a $395 option)

Consumer Guide AutomotiveClass: Minivan

Miles Driven: 536

Fuel Used: 24.5 gallons

May
24
2021 Subaru Forester Sport

2021 Subaru Forester Sport in Dark Blue Pearl

2021 Subaru Forester Sport2021 Subaru Forester Sport

Class: Compact Crossover

Miles Driven: 234

Fuel Used: 8.9 gallons

May
21
Nissan Tri-X Concept

Nissan Tri-X Concept

Forgotten Concepts, Forgotten Concepts

This is an installment in a series of posts looking back on show cars that we feel deserved a little more attention than they got. If you have a suggestion for a Forgotten Concept topic, please shoot us a line or leave a comment below.

May
21
Ford F-150 Lightning

Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast

Whether you drive a car, need a car, or just occasionally bum a ride with friends, you’ve come to the right place. Join the editors of Consumer Guide Automotive as they break down everything that’s going on in the auto world. New-car reviews, shopping tips, driving green, electric cars, classic cars, and plenty of great guests. This is the Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast.

May
20
2021 Hyundai Elantra Limited, Phanton Black

2021 Hyundai Elantra Limited in Phantom Black

Quick Spin

2021 Hyundai Elantra Limited

ClassCompact Car

Miles driven: 180

Fuel used: 5.5 gallons

May
19
Honda Accord Hybrid Touring

2021 Honda Accord Hybrid Touring in Platinum White Pearl (a $395 option)

Consumer Guide Automotive 2021 Honda Accord Hybrid Touring

Class: Midsize Car

Miles driven: 335

Fuel used: 7.2 gallons