THE CAR: 2010 EQUINOX
*If you’re looking for something quiet and uneventful, this isn’t it. With the gold mist metallic exterior and jet black/light titanium exterior, when you head out on the highway, you’ll get your style on! You can’t help but like this car.
The ride is A+, as is the maneuverability. The sound system rocks as you roll and there is plenty of legroom and seating for four. Whether you’re looking for a luxury vehicle or for something more family-friendly, the Equinox has it all. Who said a family car can’t be hot?
VEHICLE AT A GLANCE: engine, 2.4L 4-CYL, DOHC SIDI, transmission 6-speed automatic, wheels, 19″ Chrome-Clad Aluminum; 5-door, front-wheel-drive crossover
FUEL ECONOMY: 17/24
THE DRIVE: Phenomenal!
WHAT’S HOT: The look! The ride! 0 to 60 in 12 seconds!
THE CAR: 2010 CTS V6 SPORT WAGON
This is a caddy! Ok, it’s not the traditional caddy. This is a caddy wagon, but it still makes a statement every time it’s on the road! Heads turn, eyes get wide and envy takes over when you drive a Cadillac. And here’s why – There is nothing standard or ordinary about the look or drive. You’ll never look at a wagon the same again.
Outstanding RWD and AWD driving performance. It looks impressive with a radiant silver exterior and ebony interior. When you make this car your choice, you’re sure to feel good about it!
VEHICLE AT A GLANCE: engine, 3.6L V6 304 HP with direct injection; transmission, 6-speed automatic, 40-gig hard drive, handcrafted luxury interior, with real sapele wood and cutting edge, intuitive infotainment system.
FUEL ECONOMY: 18/26
THE DRIVE: Extraordinary!
WHAT’S HOT: Pop up navigation screen and power-programmable liftgate.
Darlene Donloe is a writer living in Los Angeles. She also writes about entertainment and travel. She can be reached at [email protected].