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Forget that SUV: Five Great Alternatives

Wish the high-center-of-gravity, low MPG SUV would just… go away? It’s not going to. But, here are some much better options, in our opinion.

Way, Way Back: The '60s Through the Back of a Station Wagon

The sight of a tri-colored Buick Caballero kid hauler sends the author back in time, like Proust's madeleines. The 50s and 60s were all about wood-paneled wagons for Americansof a certain age. 

Volvo V60 Diesel Hybrid: The “It” Car that Isn’t

This plug-in diesel hybrid gives devotees of Volvo wagons a million reasons to celebrate. But don't pop the champagne cork just yet...there's a big catch.

All Aboard the Wagon Train

Has Volvo taken the advice of Jamie Kitman? At long last, the return of the wagon to U.S. shores is nigh.

R.I.P. to Station Wagons: The Death of a Noble Breed

The station wagon isn't really dead--like that Monty Python parrot, it's just resting, or maybe pining for the fjords.

What's a good wagon for a recovering SUV driver?

I know you guys don't like big SUVs so you'll be glad to hear that we are downsizing from an SUV to a wagon We are having trouble finding a wagon we like We want something sporty with some power...

Can you recommend a car (not SUV) for a family of six?

I'm hoping you can help us out With baby No in the oven I've suddenly become aware that the family station wagon is a dying breed and almost no car manufacturers are making bench front seats anymore What happened Will...

A full-size car for a full-size Cello.

I have a Subaru wagon I'm going to need a bigger car in about a year when my son Joey switches to a bigger cello I don't like the way my friend's Volvo handles here in the mountains--my Subaru has...

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