MPG Road Trip Challenge: 2014 Lexus ES300h Hybrid

Like the upscale setting of Old Town Scottsdale, the Lexus ES300h Hybrid has the fashionable and artistic style that makes it an attractive option for luxury car buyers. Up front the Lexus spindle grille wraps dow...

First Drive: 2104 Cadillac CTS VSport

Styling is the latest evolution of Cadillac's Art and Science theme, which has softened its edge in some ways over the years. A caveat in the mix is that while less edgy, it brings more of a signature Cadillac heritag...

First Drive: 2014 Nissan Rogue SV

The 2014 Nissan Rogue also sold as the X-Trail in other parts of the world has been gaining a following and after spending some time with it this week we are beginning to see why. For this year it was restyled fro...

Motoring Monday: September 1, 2014

Happy Labor Day and welcome to Motoring Monday for September 1, 2014 2015 Ford Mustang Job 1 Ford's Flat Rock, Michigan plant this week began churning out the all-new 2015 Mustang, the final candle on the pony c...

Motoring Monday: August 25th, 2014

Welcome to Motoring Monday for August 25th, 2014. 2015 Corvette Z06 Priced At $78,995 While the announcement of pricing is rarely for me a news story, I have to admit Chevrolet's MSRP for the 2015 Corvette Z06 i...

Motoring Monday: August 18, 2014

Welcome to Motoring Monday for August 18, 2014 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat As if one 707 horsepower car in the Dodge showroom wasn't enough. Dodge announced this week they're dropping their supercharged power...

Motoring Minute: 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Prices

While the announcement of pricing is rarely for me a news story, I have to admit the MSRP for the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is. Much much less expensive than I expected, GM has set pricing for the new all-powerfu...

Motoring Minute: 2015 Mustang Right-Hand Drive

Now that the 2015 Mustang's major cats are out of the bag, Ford has shared that final testing is being done for the right-hand-drive export version. Ford’s new 2015 Mustang will be on sale around the world as a tru...

Motoring Minute: Toyota FT-1 Concept v2.0

This week Toyota brought a sequel to the original FT-1 sports car concept, in a new color and with a rich saddle interior – all of which teasing us with visions of their next production sports car. On display over ...

Reality Check: Kia Hamster Soul EV Commercial

Our reality check is often about marketing because its the truth and the lie about all things. And given much of my background is in marketing and PR I just have a fascination for it. While we poke a lot of holes i...

Reality Check: Essence Of Lincoln Dealership Perfume

Lincoln Motor Company for the second week in a row makes our Reality Check, making news this week with another new marketing initiative to revive the brand, Essence Of Lincoln. Bless their hearts, the folks at Linc...

Reality Check: Lincoln ReImagine Project

For our Reality Check this week, we were checking in on Lincoln to see if the brand was still alive and found their latest press release about re-imagining, something the brand has been busy at for some time. But i...

First Look: 2015 Volvo XC90 crossover SUV

Honest and upfront, we have been anxiously awaiting the reveal of the new 2015 Volvo XC90 crossover this year as the story of Volvo is about to take on a new chapter with this very important new product. And this w...

Quick look: Volkswagen Amarok TDI pickup

Have you ever asked yourself what if Volkswagen built a pickup? Well you you might know they already do, it's the sporting and edgy Volkswagen Amarok. It's just not sold in North America. The Volkswagen Amarok is ...

First Look: 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

As if one 707 horsepower car in the Dodge showroom wasn't enough. Dodge announced this week they're dropping their supercharged powerhouse into the four-door Charger. Making its appearance at the Woodward Dream Cru...

Road Test: 2014 Mazda MX-5 Miata

While I call it the second generation, I must acknowledge that Mazda MX-5 purists call it the third generation known as the NC. While having many detail differences, the first two known as the NA and NB were both virt...

First Drive: 2014 Volkswagen Beetle TDI

Starting at $24,995, the Beetle TDI comes in a pretty well equipped trim level at the outset. There is plenty of chrome trim down low on the rockers, across the front fascia grille and the lower window belt line. L...

Test Drive: 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0 AWD

Styling is still fresh since the Santa Fe Sport made its debut for the 2013 model year. The look is a blend of Hyundai's first and second wave of what they call “Fluidic Sculpture” styling, meaning the Santa Fe has bl...

Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2014: Volkswagens On The Block

While Barrett-Jackson is most known for '57 Chevys and muscle cars, the surprising fact is that restored Volkswagens get plenty of roll across the block. Surprising to many is that they can command as much money as a ...

Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2014: Bizarre & Obscure Cars

Barrett-Jackson isn't always about '57 Chevy's and Plymouth Barracudas with a six-pack under the hood. We take a look at some of the more bizarre, unusual and obscure cars that crossed the block this year. Lot 638:...

Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2014: Mustangs On The Block

At the 2014 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Collector Car Auction, there were plenty of Mustangs rolling across the block including the all-new 2015 Ford Mustang GT. As a Mustang guy, I had my eye on a few at this year's e...