Ron Beasley

Ron Beasley is the automotive editor for Miami’s Community Newspapers. He may be contacted by calling 305-662-2277, ext. 261, or by addressing email correspondence to LetsTalkCars@aol.com.

VW Jetta adds 1.8-liter turbo engine to lineup

VW Jetta adds 1.8-liter turbo engine to lineup

The Jetta continues as Volkswagen’s best-selling car three years after the sixthgeneration was introduced to the U.S. market as a 2011 model. And the 2014 version is the best yet. Under the hood, the 2.5-liter five-cylinder engine in the SE and SEL trim lines has been replaced by a new ...

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Chrysler 200 Convertible for fun, open-air driving

Chrysler 200 Convertible for fun, open-air driving

If you are in the market for a convertible with a lot of interior luxury and standard technology, then check out the 2014 Chrysler 200 Convertible. It delivers a fun, open-air driving experience and it comes at a very affordable price. The Chrysler 200 Convertible is a true mid-size convertible ...

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Mitsubishi Outlander CUV is all new for 2014

Mitsubishi Outlander CUV is all new for 2014

After spending a week behind the wheel of the new 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander, I have trouble understanding why the Japanese automaker gets such a bad rap from this country’s auto writers. I thoroughly enjoyed driving this stylish CUV and would recommend it without hesitation. The Outlander has beautiful new styling ...

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