2018 BMW X3 xDrive 30i

The BMW was driven to Pirate Radio for a look-see by the on-air personalities, Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello and George “Elvis” Gray……

All wheel drive – Dark Olive metallic – Canberra Beige leather trim -5 passenger – 183.6” long, same as a GMC Terrain – Weighs 4,230 lbs.   Panoramic moon roof with black headliner – 62.7 cubic ft. cargo space behind second row – 8” ground clearance – 19” aluminum wheels – Backup camera, navigation, auto braking, and radar cruise control – XM/AM/FM Harman/Karden stereo – 12 speakers – 8.8” touchscreen – 2.0 liter 4 cylinder turbocharged engine with 248 horsepower (torque is 258) – Eight speed automatic transmission – $57,620.00  list price        Built in Spartanburg, S. Carolina – 513 miles of range, 25 mpg combined, 22 mpg city, and 29 mpg highway – 17.7 gallon tank

2018 Nissan Rogue SL AWD

Pirate Radio review during the Morning Show with Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello and George “Elvis” Gray: 

All-wheel drive – Caspian Blue metallic paint – Platinum Reserve quilted tan leather trim – 5 passenger – 185” long like a Subaru Forester – Weighs 3,660 lbs. – Panoramic power moon roof – 39.3 cubic ft. of cargo room behind back seat (70 with seat folded) – 0 to 60mph in 9 seconds – Backup camera, navigation, auto braking, and radar cruise control – XM/AM/FM Bose stereo   9 speakers – 7” touchscreen – 2.5 liter 4 cylinder engine with 170 horsepower   CVT automatic transmission – Bridgestone Ecopia HL422+ 225/55R19 radials – $36,520.00  list price        Built in Los Angeles – 464 miles of range, 25 mpg city, and 32 mpg highway – 14.5 gallon tank

2018 Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring SUV

“Stu’s Reviews” at Pirate FM Radio 104.7 – Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello and George “Elvis” Gray on the Morning Show:

Symmetrical four wheel drive – Dk. Blue Pearl metallic paint – Jet black leather trim 5 passenger – 190” long – Weighs 3,902 lbs. – 8.7” of ground clearance – 35.5 cubic ft. of cargo room behind back seat – 0 to 60mph in 6.9 seconds – Backup camera, navigation, auto braking, and cruise control   XM/AM/FM Subaru stereo – 10 speakers – 8” touchscreen – 3.6 liter 6 cylinder horizontal engine with 256 horsepower – CVT automatic transmission   $39,605.00  list price        Built in Lafayette, Indiana – 499 miles of range, 20 mpg city, and 27 mpg highway – 18.5 gallon tank

 

2018 Toyota RAV-4 AWD “Adventure”

The Toyota RAV-4 was driven to Pirate Radio 104.7 FM to get an analysis by the DJ’s, Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello and George “Elvis” Gray.  Listen in:

 

All wheel drive system – Ruby flare pearl metallic paint – Premium black cloth trim5 passenger – 184” long like a Subaru Forester – Heated front bucket seats and steering wheel – Weighs 3,485 lbs. – Backup camera – Adventure fender flares, door sills, and rubber mats – Power sunroof – XM/AM/FM Toyota Entune stereo with CD player and 6 speakers  – 6.1” touchscreen – 2.5 liter Four with 178 horsepower (172 lb.ft. of torque) – Zero to 60 in 8.1 seconds – 8 Speed automatic transmission – 18”  black alloy wheels / 235/55R18 all season radials – $30,980.00  list price – Built in Woodstock, Ontario, Canada –  25 MPG combined mpg, 22 city and 28 highway – 15.9 gallon tank

 

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport 2.4 SEL

For a review of the Outlander Sport by Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello and George “Elvis” Gray (as well as myself), listen to Radio Station 104.7 FM, The Pirate:

All wheel drive system (called All Wheel Control) – Alloy Silver metallic paint  Premium black leather trim – 5 passenger – 172” long like a Toyota CH-R  Heated front bucket seats – Weighs 3,142 lbs. – Backup camera, forward collision mitigation, lane departure warning and auto high beam – Glass panoramic roof – XM/AM/FM Rockford Fosgate stereo with CD player and 9 speakers  – 7” touchscreen – 2.4 liter Four with 168 horsepower (167 lb.ft. of torque) – Zero to 60 in 8.5 seconds – CVT automatic transmission – 18”  fifteen spoke alloy wheels / 225/55R18 all season radials – $29,110.00  list price        Built in Okazaki, Japan    25 MPG combined mpg, 23 city and 28 highway – 16.6 gallon tank

 

2018 Volkswagen AWD Golf Alltrack SE

The Alltrack was analyzed at Pirate Radio (104.7 FM in Greeley) by Matt Arguello and George Gray.  Listen to the report:

 4Motion all wheel drive system – Great Falls green metallic paint – Marrakesh Brown V-Tex interior – 8” touchscreen – 5 passenger – 180” long like a Honda CRV or Subaru Forester – Heated front bucket seats – Weighs 3,351 lbs. – Panoramic sunroof, forward collision warning and backup camera – XM/AM/FM radio with CD player – 1.8 liter turbo 4 cylinder with 170 horsepower (199 lb.ft. of torque) –   Zero to 60 in 6.7 seconds – 6 Speed manual transmission – 17”  Valley alloy -wheels/205/55R17 all-season radials – $30,615.00  list price – 25 MPG combined mpg, 22 city and 30 highway – 13.2 gallon tank – Built in Puebla, Mexico

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander 2.4 SEL AWD 4-Door SUV

To listen to a discussion of the Mitsubishi Outlander, as recorded at the Pirate Radio studios, initiate the MP3 below and hear what Matt Arguello and George Gray have to say about the vehicle:

All Wheel Drive – Rally Red metallic paint/Beige leather interior – 7” touchscreen with navigation – 7 passenger – 185” long like a Subaru Forester or Chevy Equinox Heated front bucket seats and steering wheel – Weighs 3,373 lbs. – Sunroof, radar cruise control and all-around view camera – XM radio/premium 710-watt Rockford Fosgate 9 speaker stereo – 2.4 liter 4 cylinder with 166 horsepower (162 lb.ft. of torque) – Zero to 60 in 9.3 seconds   Continuously variable automatic transmission – 18”  two-toned alloy wheels/225/55R18 all-season radials – $32,060.00  list price – 26 MPG combined mpg, 24 city mpg and 29 highway mpg – 16.6 gallon tank – Final assembly point, Okazaki, Japan

2018 Toyota C-HR FWD XLE Crossover

The Toyota CH-R was brought to Pirate Radio for a look-see by the DJ’s, Matt Arguello and George Gray.  Listen in:

Radiant green mica metallic clear coat paint with white top – Heated black fabric  buckets – seats 5 passengers – 7” touchscreen, no navigation – Weighs 3,300 lbs. – 171” long – 2 liter Four cylinder, 144 horsepower (torque is 139)   225/50r18 all season tires with vortex-styled alloy wheels – Six speaker stereo  Rear hatchback, 19 cubic ft. cargo space, folding rear seat – Continuously variable automatic transmission and front-wheel drive – Radar cruise control and lane change alert – $25,364.00 Window Sticker – 31 MPG on the highway  29 MPG combined rating – 27 MPG city.  13.2 gallon tank – regular unleaded   Made in Arifiye, Sakarya, Turkey

 

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan S 4Motion Turbo

The Volkswagen was delivered to Pirate Radio (FM 104.7/KELS) for an analysis by the DJ’s, Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello and George “Elvis” Gray.  Listen in:

 

Habanero Orange metallic – Titan Black cloth interior with seating for 5 – 6.5” touchscreen – Blind spot monitor and autonomous emergency braking – AM  FM Stereo sound system – 184 horsepower 2.0 liter turbo 4 / 221 lb. ft. torque – 8 Speed automatic transmission, all-wheel drive, and four driving modes – Rear vision camera – M.S.R.P is $27,495.00            EPA rating is 21 MPG city , 23 MPG combined rating and 27 MPG highway (15.9 gallon tank) – 3,858 lbs. – 185” long, 110” wheelbase 66” height, 72” wide – Built in Puebla, Mexico

2017 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD

The Mazda was driven to Pirate Radio for an inspection/discussion by the DJ’s, Matt and George.  Listen in:

 

 Soul red metallic – Heated leather parchment front buckets – 5 passenger seating Navigation system with 7” touchscreen – LED headlights/taillights  Power sunroof Bose AM/FM/MP3/CD/Satellite stereo with ten speakers  Pushbutton start and backup camera – Blind spot monitor, radar cruise control, lane keep assist 187 horsepower 4 cylinder – 1.6 liter – torque is 185 lb. ft. – Six-speed automatic transmission –  18” ten spoke aluminum wheels and power tailgate $34,380.00 window sticker 29 mpg highway gas mileage – 23 mpg city gas mileage –  26 mpg combined mpg Made in Hiroshima, Japan