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2010 Chrysler 300 Review – Boise

The Chrysler 300 is one of the last of the big, powerful, rear-wheel-drive American four-door sedans, a car for the open road and a long highway. It has great styling, impressive handling and, with the available Hemi V8 of 360 horsepower, pavement-eating performance. It’s smooth, luxurious, quiet, comfortable, and everything a top-end American four-door sedan […]

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2010 Chrysler Town & Country Review – Boise

Minivans offer roominess, convenience, versatility and fuel efficiency. There is no more sensible choice for a family with more than a couple of children. Chrysler was the first into this market and, long after other manufacturers have left it, Chrysler remains, with the Chrysler Town & Country and the Dodge Caravan. Of the two, the […]

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2010 Dodge Grand Caravan Review – Boise

The Dodge Grand Caravan is all about transporting people comfortably, efficiently and safely, while keeping them entertained. Its designers focused on interior creature comforts, such as the popular Stow ‘n Go seating system. Stow ‘n Go consists of bins in the floor behind the first row of seats, and folding second-row seats that can be […]

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2010 Dodge Journey Review – Boise

The Dodge Journey is a family-friendly type of vehicle that we found to be very user-friendly. A midsize crossover sport-utility, the Journey offers the cargo and passenger space of an SUV but with the smoother ride and better fuel economy of a car. The keys to this balance is its carlike unitbody structure, which is […]

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2010 Dodge Ram Review – Boise

The Dodge Ram 1500 is Chrysler’s entry in the traditional American full-size pickup truck market. While it offers the expected full range of configurations, features, and options, in some important areas the Ram is significantly different from its competitors. Also, it no longer carries the Dodge nameplate, as one of the changes brought on by […]

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2010 Dodge Ram HD Review – Boise

The 2010 Ram Heavy-Duty line has received a major facelift along with refinements throughout. Cabs are larger on the midsized 2010 models, also. It is one of those cases where mixing proven parts has a synergistic effect and results in what amounts to a new truck. Ram Heavy-Duty models encompass the 2500 and 3500-series pickups. […]

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2010 Jeep Compass Review – Boise

The Jeep Compass is built like a car and drives like a car, but it has the kind of versatility and capability associated with a small SUV. It’s available in two trim levels and with two-wheel drive or all-wheel drive, and delivers commendable fuel economy. The Compass is available with a choice of two engines. […]

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2010 Jeep Liberty Review – Boise

The Jeep Liberty is quite capable off road, one of the best in its class, with terrific off-road prowess and bold, upright styling. It’s tall and angular, somewhat reminiscent of the much-loved, rugged but crude 1990s Jeep Cherokee. It rides nice and smooth, as well, but maintains the ruggedness for which Jeep is famous. All […]

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2010 Jeep Patriot Review – Boise

The Jeep Patriot is unmistakably a Jeep, with its squared-off lines, seven-slot grille, and round headlights. The Patriot and its sibling, the Jeep Compass, are based on a car platform, but still can deliver impressive off-road capabilities. The four-door Patriot has plenty of room inside. There’s 39.4 inches of legroom for rear-seat passengers, the 60/40-split […]

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2010 Jeep Wrangler Review – Boise

Few vehicles are better off road than a Jeep Wrangler. This is the one that started it all. Traceable to the original Jeep, the Wrangler is the very symbol of off-road capability. The Wrangler is offered in the familiar two-door version and a four-door model, known as the Unlimited. The four-door doesn’t change the character […]

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