"It felt like yet another "good enough" effort from Detroit." Actually, not just Detroit but Germany since Chrysler's owned by DaimlerChrysler.
2007 Orange County Auto Show – Media Day (Part 2 of 3)
Jack Nerad of Kelley Blue Book found the Escalade front and center for its beleaguered maker, General Motors.
"Gotta disagree with you on a few of these. The Compass, while not hideously grotesque, is a snoozer, inside & out, aside from the iPod hookup. Quite underpowered, even with the manual transmission. Needs the 300-horse motor from the Caliber SRT. And while I generally like the new CR-V, I gotta wonder what they were thinking when they were designing the grille on that think. One word: bizarre." Snoozer? While it's not as "in your face" as most Jeeps, I think that's a good thing. Not all of us want to show up at the latest nightclub in a military vehicle (unless it's a HUMMER.) You pegged the CR-V, though. Front fascia looks like someone punched Michael Jackson in the nose.