After a breakdown on Friday and a diagnosis by a cellular mechanic on Saturday, it was time to drive from Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah back to Topaz Lake, in the Eastern Sierra on the California/Nevada border. We reserved a rental full size SUV at one company to fit our gear in, but it surely was unavailable after we confirmed up. They tried to pawn off a RAV4 as full measurement, then substitute a pickup truck at 2X the worth, however we eventually found a minivan elsewhere at a much more cheap fee.
Why that’s significant: At $38,995, the XT5 is about $1,four hundred more expensive than the model it replaces, but it can still have a starting value under all of its key rivals’. Volkswagen’s ( NASDAQOTH:VLKAY ) Audi Q5 begins at just below $42,000, and even the most affordable versions similarly sized entries from BMW (X5) and Mercedes-Benz (GLE-Class) … Read More