Test Drive: 2015 Chevrolet Colorado Z71

We spent a week with the all-new 2015 Chevrolet Colorado Z71 crew cab long bed pickup truck to see what it's like to live with and if it challenges competitors. What did we find? To start off with the 2015 Chevrole...

First Drive: 2015 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid

The 2015 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid comes to us in the last years of the current generation, offering the most fuel-efficient version of the Liftback model you can buy. Styling is familiar as the Prius has been the b...

First Drive: 2015 Infiniti QX70 S

Our Infiniti QX70 gets the S designation which means it has the sport package. This comprehensive list of exterior and interior touches dramatically change the look and attitude and really brings a fresh aura to it. ...

First Look: 2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600

The Maybach name returns with the improving economic climate this year as the Mercedes-Maybach S600 is unveiled at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Now a sub-brand of Mercedes-Benz, the new Mercedes-Maybach line will be ...

First Look: 2015 Chrysler 300S

Unveiling a third and substantial facelift for the car, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles unveiled their freshly re-designed 2015 Chrysler 300s and 300c sedan. The look is somewhat familiar as the basic body structure rema...

First Look: 2016 Acura ILX & ILX A-SPEC

At the Los Angeles International Auto Show, Honda's upscale brand Acura showed they intend to get competitive again, revealing a significantly updated 2016 Acura ILX sedan. Three years after its debut, Acura adds more...

Motoring Monday: December 15, 2014

Welcome to Motoring Monday for December 15, 2014. If you missed us the last two weeks I sincerely apologize. I had a pretty graphic head injury a few weeks ago that took a little time to heal before I could be on came...

Motoring Monday: November 24th, 2014 – LA Auto Show

Welcome to Motoring Monday for November 24th, 2014. I'm Sam Haymart for TestDrivenTV. Today we've got highlights of the LA Auto Show including some beautiful new metal from Mercedes-Maybach, Lexus, Lincoln and Chry...

Motoring Monday: November 17th, 2014 – LA Auto Show

The LA International Auto Show press days kick off tomorrow with a lot of new model debuts and concept cars. The event is fast becoming just as important as the Detroit Auto Show for new unveils, and we have a preview...

Motoring Minute: MINI John Cooper Works Hard Top

While making its official debut at the North American International Auto Show next month, MINI gives us a sneak peek of the hottest version yet of their all car, the John Cooper Works hard Top. Known for performanc...

Motoring Minute: Cadillac ATS-V Sedan

GM is pushing the high-performance luxury button with their Cadillac ATS-V, the latest in a line of V models. But this one has something a bit different under the hood. For the first time, Cadillac brings us a full...

First Look: Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe

Just when you thought they had enough crossover sport utility models in their lineup, this week they unveil the new Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe. What is it? First lets get our naming structure right. The GLE Coupe is b...

Reality Check: Ford SYNC 3 replaces MyFord Touch

If you've watched my reviews of Ford vehicles you know I always take a few moments to beat down their frustrating and distracting MyFord Touch infotainment and driver interface system. Well you'll suffer this no more....

Reality Check: The sub-compact crossovers are coming!

Our reality check this week takes a look at the big takeaway from the Los Angeles Auto Show this year, the biggest trend afoot is the onslaught of sub-compact crossovers. At the forefront this year for me is that t...

Reality Check: Mercedes-Benz changes model naming

In our Reality Check this week, Mercedes-Benz makes news by re-designing the way it names its cars. With many new models and staggering choices in power-train types like hybrids, diesels, electrics, fuel cells, Mer...

Test Drive: 2015 Chevrolet Colorado Z71

We spent a week with the all-new 2015 Chevrolet Colorado Z71 crew cab long bed pickup truck to see what it's like to live with and if it challenges competitors. What did we find? To start off with the 2015 Chevrole...

Sedona Road Trip Test: 2015 Audi Q3 2.0T Quattro

This week we took the all-new 2015 Audi Q3 2.0T Quattro compact crossover SUV on-road through Oak Creek Canyon and off-road above Sedona, AZ to see if it can be both a touring and back-roads SUV. While new to the U...

Test Drive: 2015 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

We get our first extended seat time with the new 2015 Volkswagen Jetta TDI which gets an all new engine for 2015 and a number of key upgrades. For 2015, the Volkswagen Jetta TDI isn't yet part of the new MQB family...

SEMA Show 2014: Scion Tuner Challenge & Concept Cars

Scion showed off their best for the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas last week. Six builders put their own interpretations into the Scion tC, FR-S and xB with custom upgrades, individual...

SEMA Show 2014: Hottest Jeep Wrangler Show Vehicles

For a fifth consecutive year, the Jeep Wrangler, Mopar's most accessorized vehicle, has been recognized as the “Hottest 4x4-SUV” at the 2014 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas. The SEMA Aw...

SEMA Show 2014: Vaughn Gittin Jr drifting Street Truck Concept

Vaughn Gittin Jr is most associated with Mustangs and drifting, so why not get him busy on a pickup truck right? That’s exactly what he he did at the SEMA Show this week, unveiling his Street Truck Concept based o...