2000 Saab 93 Viggen

Saabs have always been niche cars. Maybe they haven't always wanted to be, but they are unusual, appealing to a select few.

2000 Mazda Protege

Perhaps the surest way to grasp a car's strengths and weaknesses is to take it on a trip.

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1999 Lexus RX 300

You may wonder why I'm discussing the Lexus' RX 300 again. After all, we did a full Wheels test at the start of the year.

2000 Ford Focus

The Ford Focus sedan is a great car. It may also be the best buy in the compact class. But what's with the driver's seat?

2000 Mercedes-Benz AMG ML55

Squirrels, skunks, and chipmunks, be very afraid, for there is now a four-wheel drive vehicle with enough power to track you down and smunch you, no matter where you tread.

2000 Saturn L Series

Some auto reviews practically write themselves. Others are are exercises in hemming and hawing before the right words spill forth.

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2000 Saab 95

It seems that wagons are back in style. Everybody from Ford (whose Focus starts at less than $20,000) to BMW (whose 540I brushes $80,000) is getting into the act with versatile vehicles that trump spo

2000 Ford Taurus

Ford was the first car company to put its faith in market research. The Edsel resulted.

2000 Pontiac Bonneville

The 2000 Pontiac Bonneville is an excellent example of the multi-model, common platform strategy.

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2000 Jaguar S-Type

I had pole position for this -- stoplight Grand Prix. Front row, curb lane.

2000 Ford Focus

Can Europe's reigning Car of the Year be a success in North America? Ford hopes so, because it is pretty much betting the farm on the 2000 Focus.

2000 Cadillac DeVille

What's the most technologically advanced car in the world? Mercedes Benz S Class? BMW 750? Jaguar XJ8? How about the 2000 Cadillac De Ville?

2000 Mercedes-Benz S430

Mercedes-Benz sees the smiling front end of its all-new 2000 S-Class sedans as symbolic of the cars' leaner, lighter, more accessible nature.

2000 Suzuki Esteem

Three revelations occurred to me while testing the Suzuki Esteem station wagon.

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2000 Nissan Xterra

The Nissan Motor Company has had its troubles of late. Although rumours of a predatory takeover or of an imminent demise were exaggerated, the Japanese automaker did take a big hit during the recent A