Road Review: Picking a new champion

2017 Toyota Sienna AWD vs. 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Originally published: July/August 2017 2017 Chrysler Pacifica. Courtesy of FCA US By Courtney Messenbaugh A brief history lesson, for context: in late 1983, Chrysler unveiled the seven-passenger 1984 Dodge Caravan minivan—with a look decidedly different from the Scooby Doo Crew’s Mystery Machine, the cartoon version of the… Read more »

That dreaded Check Engine Light

And the peace that comes with a trustworthy repair shop. By Courtney Messenbaugh Originally published: September/October 2016 Not long ago, I drove along U.S. 36 in Boulder County, the sun shining, my to-do list shrinking, and the kids at a sitter. I sang along with Pharrell Williams of The Voice fame, from his song “Happy”—“feeling… Read more »