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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!

Kia Sorento: Redesigned, more sophisticated for 2016

Roseville, CA- The 2016 Kia Sorento offers up a substantial redesign delivering sophistication and overall appeal while still retaining a modest price.

Honda Civic: A Very Smart Buy

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

Mazda CX-9 a major hit with redesign

Roseville, CA- The V6 engine is gone and the horsepower has been reduced, which leaves one wondering just what the heck Mazda was thinking when it put together the redesigned CX-9

Lexus LX570 remains an enviable large, luxury SUV

When it comes to SUVs of any size, the Toyota brand ranks high thanks to its many enviable qualities.

2018 Lexus GX570 remains luxurious SUV

Roseville, CA,- What most drivers will like about the 2018 Lexus LX570 is the combination of gracious around-town capability and its ability to go off-road in rugged winter conditions

Redesigned Genesis Coupe includes sporty performance and handling

Redesigned for 2013, the Hyundai Genesis Coupe can now hang with the competition, which includes some old American standards like the Ford Mustang, Chevy Camaro and Dodge Challenger

Versatile Hyundai Ioniq: Has EV and Hybrid mode

Roseville, CA - Anyone interested in purchasing the all-new 2017 Hyundai Ioniq better be proficient at decision making

Ford has high hopes American market will embrace the Fiesta

Although this subcompact car has enjoyed great success overseas, the question lingers for the braintrust at Ford: Why wasn't the Ford Fiesta being sold on American soil?

Is the Mini Cooper still cool?

Since it's been around for roughly a dozen years, there's a lingering question surrounding the Mini Cooper: Is it still cool to own one?

2016 Acura MDX retains luxury appeal

2016 Acura MDX: Now in its seventh year of production by Honda's luxury division, the Acura MDX is one of many midsize luxury crossover sport utility vehicles