Two on the Road
Mitsubishi Montero Limited Sport utility
Base price: $35,297 Mpg: 14/17, 4-speed automatic; 13/18, 5-speed automatic
Competitors: Isuzu Trooper, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Toyota 4Runner and Ford Explorer limited editions, GMC Envoy, Acura MDX, Infiniti QX4
Lu: It's been easy to spot Monteros. Mitsubishi's tall, boxy sport utilities could have been kin to the old Volvo station wagons.
Tom: And like the venerable Volvo wagons, Monteros have been around for quite a while, proving to be effective, utilitarian pack mules long before sport-utility vehicles were all the rage with the noveau yuppie set.
Lu: Now, it's …