February 19, 1989 |
Comparisons are inevitable and a conclusion appears undeniable. Last year, the four-wheel-drive Suzuki Samurai, a surfer's best friend ahead of Coppertone and board wax, was condemned by Consumer Reports for its tendency to roll over. Three months later, Suzuki introduced the four-wheel-drive Sidekick. In a cooperative marketing move with Suzuki, Chevrolet adopted the vehicle as part of its new Geo line and named it Tracker. The Sidekick/Tracker twins are virtually identical.