2018 Toyota Tundra Crewmax 4 x 4 “1794” Edition

The Tundra was presented at Pirate Radio for a review – Matt Arguello and George Gray helped me do the honors.  Listen……

Four wheel drive system with 2-speed transfer case and limited-slip differential  Vintage brown metallic paint – Premium brown leather/suede trim – 5 passenger – 229” long like a Chevy or GMC half-ton crew cab – Heated front bucket seats – Weighs 5,670 lbs. and has 5.5’ bed – Radar adaptive cruise control and lane – departure alert – Power sunroof and rear glass, pre-collision warning and auto high beams – XM/AM/FM JBL stereo with CD player and 9 speakers  – 7” touchscreen 5.7 liter V-8 with 381 horsepower (401 lb.ft. of torque) – Zero to 60 in 6.4 seconds – 6 Speed automatic transmission – 18”  alloy wheels with black accents / 275/65R18 off-road radials – $54,692.00  list         Built in San Antonio, Texas – 14 MPG combined mpg, 13 city and 17 highway – 38 gallon tank

 

 

2018 GMC Terrain AWD Denali

The Denali was driven to Pirate Radio for an analysis by the DJ’s, George Gray and Matt Arguello.  Listen in:

Four wheel drive system – Graphite gray metallic paint – Jet black leather interior – 8” touchscreen and navigation – 5 passenger – 182.3” long like a Chevy Equinox/Subaru Forester – Heated front and rear bucket seats and heated steering wheel – Weighs 3,635 lbs. – Panoramic sunroof, forward collision warning and backup camera – Bose XM/AM/FM radio with CD player and 7 speakers – 2 liter turbo 4 cylinder with 252 horsepower (260 lb.ft. of torque) – Zero to 60 in 6.8 seconds – 9 Speed automatic transmission with pull tab controls – 19”  Ultra-bright alloy wheels/235/50R19 all-season radials  $44,370.00  list price – 23 MPG combined mpg, 21 city and 26 highway 13.2 gallon tank – Built in San Luis Potosi, Mexico

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

2017 Mazda 6 Grand Touring FWD Sedan

The Mazda sedan was driven to Pirate Radio to be shown to Matt “The Big Kahuna” Arguello and George “Elvis” Gray.  Pirate Radio is 104.7 on the FM dial:

Front Wheel Drive – Soul Red metallic paint – Parchment Nappa leather interior – 7” touchscreen with navigation – 5 passenger – 192” long like a Chevy Malibu or Ford Fusion – Heated front and rear bucket seats – Weighs 3,250 lbs. – Sunroof, radar cruise control and rear view camera – XM radio and  premium Bose 11 speaker stereo – 2.5 liter 4 cylinder with 184 horsepower   Zero to 60 in 7.7 seconds – 6  Speed Direct Shift Automatic transmission with paddles – 19”  machined-finish aluminum alloy wheels/all-season radials   $34,695.00  list price – 30 MPG combined mpg, 27 city and 35 highway     16.4 gallon tank – Built in Hofu, Japan

2018 Toyota Camry XSE 4-Door FWD Sedan

The Camry was driven to Pirate Radio (KELS 104.7) for an analysis by the DJ’s, George Gray and Matt Arguello.  Listen:

Front Wheel Drive – Ruby Flare pearl metallic paint – Black leather interior  8” touchscreen with navigation – 5 passenger – 192” long like a Chevy Malibu or Ford Fusion – Heated front bucket seats – Weighs 3,395 lbs. – Sunroof and bird’s eye view camera/display – XM radio and  premium JBL 9 speaker stereo  3.5 liter V-6 with 301 horsepower – torque is 267 lb.ft. – Zero to 60 in 5.7 seconds – 8 – Speed Direct Shift Automatic transmission – 19”  black machined-finish aluminum alloy  wheels/all-season radials – $38,220.00  list price – 26 MPG combined mpg, 22 city and 32 highway – 16 gallon tank – Built in Georgetown, Kentucky

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI SE Hatchback

The VW Golf GTI was driven to Pirate Radio for an analysis by the DJ’s, Matt “Big Kahuna” Arguello and George “Elvis” Gray.  Listen in:

Front Wheel Drive – Night blue metallic paint – Black leather interior – 6.5” touchscreen – 5 passenger – 168” long like a Chevy Trax – Heated front bucket seats – Weighs 3,086 lbs. – Panoramic sunroof and illuminated door sills and door panels – XM radio and  premium Fender 8 speaker stereo – 1.8 liter Turbo 4 with 220 horsepower – torque is 258 lb.ft. – Zero to 60 in 5.7 seconds  6  Speed DSG automatic transmission – 18”  Austin aluminum alloy wheels and all-season radials – $31,165.00  list price – 27 MPG combined mpg, 24 city and 32 highway – 13.2 gallon tank – Built in Puebla, Mexico

2017 Lexus NX-300h Hybrid AWD 5-Door SUV

The Lexus was driven to Pirate Radio (FM 104.7) for an analysis by the DJ’s, Matt “Big Kahuna” Arguello and George “Elvis” Gray.  Listen to the discussion:

Autumn Shimmer (brown metallic) clear coat paint – Heated black leather buckets – seats 5 – 10.3” touchscreen, with navigation – Weighs 4,180 lbs. – 182.6” long – 2.5 liter four cylinder hybrid power plant, 194 horsepower – 225/60r18 all season tires with vortex-styled alloy wheels – Ten speaker Lexus premium sound system – Power rear tailgate, 18 cubic ft. cargo space, folding rear seat – Continuously variable automatic transmission and all-wheel drive – Moonroof and computer touchpad on console – $50,433.00 Window Sticker – 30 MPG on the highway – 31 MPG combined rating – 33 MPG city.  14.8 gallon tank – regular unleaded fuel

Made in Miyawaka, Fukuoka, 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