2019 Buick Encore Essence AWD Crossover

The Buick Encore was driven to Pirate Radio so that the DJ’s (George “Elvis” Gray and Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello) could assist in analyzing the crossover:

Ebony Twilight metallic paint – Black leather seating with heated buckets – 5 passenger – 100.6” wheelbase – 191.4” long – 18.5 cubic ft. cargo space – 48.4 cubic ft. with rear seat folded flat – weighs 3,327 lbs. – cargo handling rails and memory seating up front – All-wheel drive system    zero to 60 mph in 7.8 seconds – 18”, Aluminum alloy ten spoke wheels – P215/55R18 Continental radial tires – LED daytime running lights plus 8” infotainment screen   Backup camera, cruise control, tilt wheel, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, 4GE WiFi hotspot and Bluetooth capability – Blind spot monitor, pushbutton start, forward collision alert and rear cross traffic alert   XM/AM/FM Bose premium 6 speaker sound system and universal home remote including garage door opener 1.4 liter Turbo four engine with 138 horsepower/148 ft. lb.. torque.  Six speed automatic transmission   $33,480.00  list price – 420 miles range, 30 mpg highway/25 mpg city/27 mpg combined – 14 gallon tank

2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI 2.0T 35th Anniversary Edition

The Volkswagen was driven to Pirate Radio where George “Elvis” Gray and Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello helped analyze the vehicle while at the same time passing judgement on the Ford Raptor (not pictured) that they had recently looked over:

Pure White metallic paint – Titan black cloth interior – Five passenger capacity and 14.1 cubic ft. trunk space – 6.5” touchscreen multimedia display – 105.6” wheelbase and 185.2” length like a Chevy Cruze – Weighs 3,217 lbs. – LED daytime running lights, headlights, 6 speaker AM/FM stereo and rear vision camera – 228 horsepower, 2 liter, 4 cylinder turbo w/ 6 – Speed manual transmission and front wheel drive – Keyless starter, cruise control, and forward collision warning – 18” Twin 5-spoke dark gray alloy wheels with red accents – 225/45R18 summer steel radials – $27,890.00 Window Sticker – Fuel economy 28 combined, 25 city, and 32 highway – 13.2 gallon tank and 422 mile range

2019 Ford F-150 Raptor Supercrew 4 x 4

The Ford was driven to Pirate Radio so that George “Elvis” Gray and Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello could help analyze the pickup while at the same time passing judgement on a 2019 VW Jetta GLI (not pictured) that was on hand:

Velocity Blue metallic paint – Black leather seating with Recaro buckets – Frt. and rr. heated seats with blue suede accents – 5 passenger – 145” wheelbase   232” long – Wt. 5,697 lbs. –  5.5 foot box – Max. loaded trailer weight is 10,700 lbs. – 17”, Aluminum alloy wheels – LT315/70R17 BF Goodrich all season radial tires – LED daytime running lights and LED headlights plus 12” infotainment screen – Backup camera, navigation, adaptive cruise control, tilt wheel, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, and Bluetooth capability – Blind spot monitor, pushbutton/remote start, heated steering wheel, and rear cross traffic alert – XM/AM/FM Bang & Olufsen premium 12-speaker sound system – 3.5 liter Ecoboost V-6 with 450 horsepower and 510 lb.-ft. of torque.  Ten speed automatic transmission   $67,395.00  list price           Built in Dearborn, Michigan – 648 miles of range, 18 mpg highway/15 mpg city/16 mpg combined – 36 gallon tank – Four wheel drive with electronic locking rear differential (4.10 ratio)

Volkswagen Tiguan SEL 4Motion Crossover

The Volkswagen was driven to Pirate Radio for an analysis by the DJ’s, George “Elvis” Gray and Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello:

Cardinal red metallic paint – heated leather light gray interior – 5 passenger seating – Navigation system with 8” touchscreen – Radar dynamic cruise control – Power sunroof and power rear tailgate – 73.5 cubic ft. of cargo space with second row seating folded down – Fender AM/FM/MP3/CD/Satellite stereo with eight speakers – 109.8” wheelbase, 185.1” overall length like a GMC Terrain – pushbutton and remote start and backup camera – Blind spot monitor, rear cross traffic alert, lane keep assist – 184 horsepower turbo four   2.0 liter with stop/start technology and 221 lb. ft. of torque – Eight-speed automatic transmission – 4Motion all wheel drive – 19” Gray aluminum wheels and P235/50R19 Continental  all season radials $38,190.00 window sticker – 29 mpg highway gas mileage – 21 mpg city gas mileage – 24 mpg combined gas mileage – Built in Puebla, Mexico

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2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt

The Bullitt was driven to Pirate Radio early on a Friday morning for the purpose of letting George “Elvis” Gray and Bob “Bullet” Bernd offer an analysis:

 Dark Highland Green metallic paint – Ebony black leather seating    Dressed out like car in 1968 movie “Bullitt” with Steve McQueen – Four passenger – 107.1” wheelbase – 188.5” long   Weighs 3,850 lbs. –  13.5 cubic ft. of cargo space in trunk – 19”, Five spoke two-toned alloy wheels – P255/40R19 (frt) and P275/40R19 (rr.) summer radial tires – LED daytime running lights and LED headlights, heated and air conditioned buckets, plus 12” infotainment screen Backup camera, navigation, adaptive cruise control, tilt wheel, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, and Bluetooth capability – Blind spot monitor, pushbutton start, heated steering wheel, and rear cross traffic alert – XM/AM/FM Bang & Olufsen premium 12-speaker sound system – 5.0 liter V-8 with 480 horsepower and 420 lb.-ft. of torque.  Six speed manual transmission – Top speed is 163 mph and zero to 60 time is 4.4 seconds – $51,485.00  list price           Built in Flat Rock, Michigan – 384 miles of range, 24 mpg highway/15 mpg city/18 mpg combined – 16 gallon tank

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2019 Toyota Highlander SE AWD Crossover

The Highlander was taken over the the Pirate Radio studios for an analysis by the DJ’s, George “Elvis”Gray and Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello:Silver metallic paint – heated leather jet black interior – 7 passenger seating with 4 buckets – Navigation system with 8” touchscreen – Radar dynamic cruise control – Power sunroof and power rear tailgate with flip-up rear glass   Entune AM/FM/MP3/CD/Satellite stereo with eight speakers – Rear seat DVD entertainment 9” drop down display – Pushbutton/remote start and backup cameraBlind spot monitor, rear cross traffic alert, lane keep assist – 295 horsepower V-6 – 3.5 liter with stop/start technology – Eight-speed automatic transmission   All wheel drive – 19” Black aluminum wheels and P245/55R19 Bridgestone Dueler H/L 422 all season radials – $45,019.00 window sticker   26 mpg highway gas mileage  20 mpg city gas mileage  22 mpg combined gas mileage   Made in Princeton, Indiana

 

 

2019 Infiniti QX-50 Essential AWD Crossover

 The Infiniti was driven to Pirate Radio so that Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello and George “Elvis” Gray could help analyze the automobile:

Graphite Shadow dark gray metallic paint – White leather seating – Waterfall aluminum trim and blue suede accents – 5 passenger – 110.2” wheelbase   185” long – Weighs 3,957 lbs. –  64.4 cubic ft. of cargo space with folded rear seat – 20”, Ten spoke two-tonedalloy wheels   P255/45R20 radial tires – LED daytime running lights and LED headlights, heated and air conditioned buckets, heated rear seats, plus dual infotainment screens   Backup camera, navigation, adaptive cruise control, tilt wheel, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, and Bluetooth capability   Blind spot monitor, electric parking brake, pushbutton start, heated steering wheel, and rear cross traffic alert – XM/AM/FM Bose premium 16-speaker sound system – 2 liter VC-Turbo Four with 268 horsepower and 280 lb.-ft. of torque.  Continuously variable automatic – $59,085.00  list price           Built in Agues (ABV), Mexico – 480 miles of range, 30 mpg highway/24 mpg city/26 mpg combined – 16 gallon tank

2019 Lexus GS350 F Sport AWD Sedan

The Lexus was driven to Pirate Radio so that the DJ’s, George “Elvis” Gray and Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello, could take a look at it:

 

Liquid Platinum silver metallic paint – Black and Rioja red leather seating   Naguri aluminum trim – 5 passenger – 112.2” wheelbase – 192.1” long   Weighs 3,891 lbs. –  18.4 cubic ft. of trunk space – 19”, Ten spoke two-toned alloy wheels – P235/40R19 Michelin Primacy MXM4 radial tires – LED daytime running lights and triple beam LED headlights, heated and air conditioned buckets, heated rear seats, plus a 12.3” infotainment screen   Backup camera, navigation, adaptive cruise control, tilt wheel, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, and Bluetooth capability – Blind spot monitor, electric parking brake, pushbutton start, heated steering wheel, and rear cross traffic alert – XM/AM/FM Mark Levinson premium 17-speaker sound system with 330 watts of power – 3.5 liter V-6 with 311 horsepower and 280 lb.-ft. of torque.  Six speed automatic – zero to 60 in 5.8 seconds – 130 mph top speed – $60,749.00  list price           Built in Toyota, Aichi, Japan – 452 miles of range, 26 mpg highway/19 mpg city/21 mpg combined – 17.4 gallon tank

2019 GMC 1500 Sierra 4WD Crew Cab AT4

The Sierra was driven to Pirate Radio for an analysis by the DJ’s, George “Elvis” Gray and Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello:

Dark Sky metallic – Heated leather jet black and Kalahari  interior – 5 passenger seating – Navigation system with 8” touchscreen – Multi-Pro tailgate with lift assist and power lock/release – Power sunroof and power rear window – Bose AM/FM/MP3/CD/Satellite stereo with ten speakers – Pushbutton/remote start and backup camera – Blind spot monitor, radar cruise control, lane keep assist – 425 horsepower V-8   6.2 liter – torque is 450 lb. ft. – Ten speed automatic transmission – Four wheel drive –  20” two toned aluminum wheels and full length side steps – $65,395.00 window sticker – 19 mpg highway gas mileage – 15 mpg city gas mileage – 17 mpg combined gas mileage – 24 gallon tank – Made in Silao, Guanajuato, Mexico

2019 Volkswagen Beetle 2.0T Final Edition SE

The Beetle was driven to Pirate Radio for an analysis by the DJ’s, George “Elvis” Gray and Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello:

Stonewashed Blue metallic paint – Beige/Black leatherette interior – Four passenger capacity and 15.4 cubic ft. cargo space in trunk – 6.3” touchscreen multimedia display – Cruise control and glass, tilting moonroof – LED daytime running lights – Composition Media 8 speaker sound system – 174 horsepower, 2 liter, 4 cylinder turbo w/ 6 – Speed automatic transmission   Backup camera, keyless starter, and rear traffic alert – weighs 3,012 lbs. – 17” twenty spoke steel gray alloy wheels and P215/55R17 Hankook Kinergy GT all season steel radials – $23,940.00 Window Sticker – built in Puebla, Mexico   Fuel economy 29 combined, 26 city, and 33 highway – 14.5 gallon tank and 475 mile range