A 100 years ago, living in the Wild West of Colorado’s gold mining towns was only for the tough or the crazy hoping to strike it rich. Today, all you need is a little bit of time and a 2010 Lexus RX 350 to visit some of Colorado’s best kept secret gold mining towns.
But instead of mining for gold, town’s folks now make their money selling coffee and homespun desserts.
So what kind of a car is best suited for visiting a striving, hidden gold mining town like Gold Hill, Colorado in the high valleys of the Rocky Mountains?
Usually. the new Lexus RX 350 is mostly seen in the low parking lots of America’s malls. But how well does this king of crossovers do when it has to tackle the steep icy and snow-cover roads of Colorado high country?
Roman Mica, a contributing editor to TheWeeklyDriver.com shows and tells us in his latest video from TFLCar.com.