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Weidel on Wheels. Author Jeffrey Weidel is an award-winning writer from the Sacramento region who has reviewed automobiles for more than two decades. Check out his latest ride!

2020 Toyota Highlander

Toyota Highlander: Redesigned and better than ever

Redesign offers many improvementsRoseville, CA- The sport utility vehicle offerings by Toyota have always been a favorite here,...
2020 Lexus LX-570

Lexus LX 570 a sophisticated large SUV

Luxury, performance, and comfortRoseville, CA- There's no doubt that subcompact and compact SUVs are the vehicle of choice...
2020 Mazda Miata

Mazda Miata still providing thrills

Diminutive convertible garners high praiseRoseville, CA- Find a nice isolated country road with lots of twists and turns,...
HOnda CRV-Hybrid

New CR-V hybrid enhances Honda’s green image

Honda's first all-wheel-drive hybrid vehicleRoseville, CA- After years of venturing slightly into green automobiles, Honda has made a...
2020-Lexus-RC-300

Sporty Lexus RC 300 underperforms

Looks aren't everythingRoseville, CA- This is a sports car that looks cool and inviting. However, as the old...
Toyota C-HR

Toyota C-HR lacks performance

Anemic performance downgrades C-HRRoseville, CA- Toyota and its luxury division (Lexus) have manufactured a lot of sport utility...
Hyundai Ioniq

Hyundai Ioniq PHEV has lots of upside

Premium compact five-passenger, four-door hatchbackRoseville, CA- The Hyundai Ioniq was the first vehicle worldwide to offer three different...
Ford F-250

Ford F-250, a heavy-duty pickup with a smooth ride

Refreshed Ford F-250 a heavyweight contenderRoseville, CA- This is one heavy-duty pickup. And to make it a little...
2020 Mazda3 in red

Why are Mazda3 sales declining?

Perplexing drop for high quality carRoseville, CA -So, what's the issue with the Mazda3, formerly a darling among...
2020 Buick Encore

Buick debuts new Encore GX

Reasonably priced compact SUVRoseville, CA- In our humble opinion, this isn't good marketing. Buick came out with a...