Test Drive: 2022 Ford Maverick XL Hybrid

The headline of the press release for the 2022 Ford Maverick read, “40 MPG city, standard hybrid, seats five, starts under $20K”. Yep that sounds like the deal of the century, where do we sign up? We did exactl...

Test Drive: 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee L Summit

In 2021 came a complete redesign of the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the addition of a new three row variant in the Grand Cherokee L. The first was aforementioned long version and the two-row Grand Cherokee joined us i...

2022 Honda Civic Hatchback: Test Drive

Having driven the delightful 2022 Honda Civic sedan just last fall we welcomed the arrival latest variation of the brand's hallmark compact, the Civic Hatchback. Just like our tested sedan last fall, our 2022 Hond...

Test Drive: 2022 Ford Maverick XL Hybrid

The headline of the press release for the 2022 Ford Maverick read, “40 MPG city, standard hybrid, seats five, starts under $20K”. Yep that sounds like the deal of the century, where do we sign up? We did exactl...

First Look: 2024 Chevrolet Silverado EV

At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas this week GM finally unveiled the all-new 2024 Chevrolet Silverado EV pickup truck, set to arrive in spring 2023 with online reservations open now. Based on t...

Under The Hood: 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz 2.5T

The 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz compact crossover pickup truck comes with the optional 2.5-liter turbocharged four cylinder engine which comes mated exclusively to an 8-speed wet dual-clutch automatic transmission (WD...

Detailed First Look: 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor

Just when we thought the Ford Bronco with the Sasquatch off-road package was pretty cool stuff, it's now back-burner stuff as today Ford revealed the 2022 Bronco Raptor high-performance beast. Featuring all the be...

2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Chassis Explained

Underpinning the new 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor is a chassis that is highly unique, featuring a number of upgrades and fortifications to give it far more capability and performance as well as make it tough enough to ...

Under The Hood: 2022 Volkswagen Taos 1.5T

The 2022 Volkswagen Taos features the brand's latest generation EA211 1.5-liter turbocharged four cylinder gasoline engine, here with 158 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. In our FWD Taos test vehicle it ha...

Under The Hood: 2022 Hyundai Elantra Hybrid

The Hyundai Elantra Hybrid is powered by a 1.6-liter Atkinson Cycle four-cylinder gasoline engine and an electric motor integrated into its 6-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. The engine and electric motor...

First Look: 2023 BMW iX M60

We knew or at least hoped that the BMW EV lineup would eventually meet up with the performance of the BMW M brand. And here it is, the 2023 BMW iX M60 which is as they tell us the best of three worlds; BMW i, the ...

First Look: 2023 Subaru Solterra

Joining the EV crossover SUV class this year for the first time is the all-new 2023 Subaru Solterra. The brand's entry into this newly-minted class of EV's comes by way of corporate family member Toyota who will m...

The Round Up: Cars Id Buy 2021

It's that time of the year again when we round up our list of cars Id buy from vehicles tested that impressed well enough that if we were shopping in a given class, category or price range – we'd buy it. It's our ...

What’s New: 2022 Ford Mustang Stealth & GT/CS

As 2022 is supposed to be the last year of the current S550 generation Ford Mustang, new special-editions and packages are added for both EcoBoost and 5.0 V8 fans to keep the fires burning until the all-new Mustan...

Road Test: 2021 AMG GT43

The 2021 AMG GT 4-Door Coupe is now the entry level for the Mercedes-Benz enthusiast oriented performance brand. Our AMG GT43 is of this line, the least expensive starting at $89,900 and as tested rang in at $107,...

2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Chassis Explained

Underpinning the new 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor is a chassis that is highly unique, featuring a number of upgrades and fortifications to give it far more capability and performance as well as make it tough enough to ...

Under The Hood: 2022 Volkswagen Taos 1.5T

The 2022 Volkswagen Taos features the brand's latest generation EA211 1.5-liter turbocharged four cylinder gasoline engine, here with 158 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. In our FWD Taos test vehicle it ha...

Under The Hood: 2022 Hyundai Elantra Hybrid

The Hyundai Elantra Hybrid is powered by a 1.6-liter Atkinson Cycle four-cylinder gasoline engine and an electric motor integrated into its 6-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. The engine and electric motor...

Test Drive: 2022 Ford Maverick XL Hybrid

The headline of the press release for the 2022 Ford Maverick read, “40 MPG city, standard hybrid, seats five, starts under $20K”. Yep that sounds like the deal of the century, where do we sign up? We did exactl...

2015 Smart ForTwo: Long Term Test Wrap Up

My 2015 Smart ForTwo Pure was purchased used three years ago with 22,500 miles on it. I purchased it from Carvana online sigh unseen, having never test driven it. A video was made to document that process which ha...

The Round Up: Cars Id Buy 2021

It's that time of the year again when we round up our list of cars Id buy from vehicles tested that impressed well enough that if we were shopping in a given class, category or price range – we'd buy it. It's our ...