The editors at vehicle information website NADAguides.com announced their Top Vehicles of Summer 2006 choices -- vehicles chosen by the writers as their own personal favorites in ten separate categories. A top pick was announced for each vehicle category, including favorite new car, truck and SUV, classic car, RV, boat, sailboat, personal watercraft, motorcycle/scooter and ATV.
Top Motorcycle/Scooter -- 2006 Yamaha Morphous (MSRP: $5,199)
Top ATV -- 2006 Honda TRX 250 EX (Base MSRP: $3,699)
Top Personal Watercraft -- 2006 Kawasaki STX-12F (MSRP: $7,999)
Top Boat -- 2006 Rinker 246 Captiva Bowrider (Base MSRP: $39,926)
Top Sailboat -- 2006 Hunter 31 (MSRP: $79,990)
Top RV -- 2006 Winnebago Vectra 40 FD (Base MSRP: $245,917)
Top New Car -- 2006 Mercedes Benz SL65 (MSRP: $185,775)
Top New Truck -- 2006 Dodge Ram SRT-10 (MSRP: $48,505 -- Regular Cab, $52,710 -- Quad Cab)
Top New SUV -- 2006 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S (MSRP: $112,415)
Top Classic Car -- 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429 ($225,000 - $275,000)
Published for 73 years, N.A.D.A. Appraisal Guides, Costa Mesa, Calif., says it is the world's largest publisher of vehicle valuations and specification information for new and used cars, trucks, vans, and SUVs, as well as van conversions, limousines, classic and collectible cars, boats, RVs, motorcycles, snowmobiles, personal watercraft and manufactured housing.