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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!

Mazda CX-3 billed as subcompact SUV

Roseville, CA,- My first thought after seeing the 2018 Mazda CX-3: Is this really a sport utility vehicle? It looks more like a tall hatchback than a subcompact SUV.

2018 Ford Mustang maintains winning formula

Roseville, CA,- The Ford Mustang has truly been one of America's iconic cars for the past 54 years. And with a purposeful new redesign three years ago, there's little doubt that the Mustang

Nissan does great job with Armada redesign

Roseville, CA, - Historically, changes have not been part of the playbook for the Nissan Armada.

Toyota RAV4 top-selling compact SUV

Roseville, CA,- The 2018 Toyota RAV4 has a reputation for solid versatility because it can haul groceries, carry sports equipment, transport four kids to school, and ease into small parking spaces.

2016 Kia Sedona an enticing minivan

Roseville, CA- Kia redesigned its minivan a year ago and made some significant changes. Borrowing a time-honored line when it comes to remodeling, the Kia Sedona

Honda Accord: Benchmark for family sedans

Roseville, CA- For overall value, nothing has essentially changed with the 2016 Honda Accord. It still delivers reliability, performance, comfort

Honda Civic: A Very Smart Buy

Much like its bigger brother - the Accord - the Honda Civic is no longer undisputed king of the hill.

Hyundai scores with Santa Fe SUVs

One of Hyundai's more impressive vehicles is the 2014 Santa Fe, a sport utility vehicle that has three rows and seats seven. It replaced the 2012 Veracruz in the Hyundai lineup.

2014 Chrysler 300: An impressive, performance laden sedan

Driving the 2014 Chrysler one realizes this is another example of the rebound that has taken place with American manufacturers. The bottom line: You can trust them again to produce a good product.

Redesigned Honda Accord better than ever

The folks at Honda did a great job of making the already admirable Accord even better in 2013.