Mother Proof's view

March 25, 2010

My family loves trucks. Perhaps it’s because we have two boys or because the hubby is in the construction biz, but there’s a definite novelty associated with them for us. The 2009 Dodge... Read More
Mother Proof's view

March 16, 2010

For the record, my kids loved the 2009 Volkswagen Routan. They liked the electronic sliding doors with push-button operation. My oldest was intrigued by all the storage compartments and finding thi... Read More
Mother Proof's view

February 10, 2010

An interesting thing happened to me while reviewing cars over the past year. I’ve discovered I need far less car than I thought I did. Last year, I reviewed the 2008 Audi Q7 and decided that... Read More
Mother Proof's view

January 21, 2010

The Audi A6 sedan is all about the driving. Sure, bring your kids along if you like, but that’s not really the point. This car is about driving – fast or slow, relaxed or intense. The A... Read More
Mother Proof's view

December 31, 2009

Some drivers seek comfort and reliability, while others crave a sporty suspension paired with a powerful engine. As a mom, I want all of the above. Call me demanding or even ridiculous, but I want ... Read More
Our view: 2009 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class

By Joe Wiesenfelder on December 31, 2009

Sometimes, being the only car of a particular type or price can put you in a lonely place — lonely enough that automakers usually avoid it, preferring to make their own copy of what everyone else i... Read More
Mother Proof's view

December 29, 2009

When I first got into the Mitsubishi Outlander SE, I was a bit disappointed. There were no power-adjustable leather seats, and I couldn’t find the MP3 jack, so I couldn’t hook up my iPo... Read More
Star-Telegram.com's view

December 17, 2009

One of the newest SUVs on the market this year turns out to be one of the best, the full-size Kia Borrego – the first large sport utility from the South Korean automaker owned by Hyundai. Thi... Read More
Mother Proof's view

December 16, 2009

With more bells and whistles than I could count, the 2009 Hyundai Genesis appeared to be a knight in shining armor…at first. I swooned over the automatic tilting/telescoping steering wheel. M... Read More
Mother Proof's view

December 15, 2009

Car names are fun to play with. Take the 2009 Nissan Rogue, for example. The Rogue doesn’t play by the rules; It colors outside the lines and lives outside the box. I could go on and on. In t... Read More