Test Drive: 2022 Ford Maverick XLT AWD FX4

The 2022 Ford Maverick has captured our attention from the word go with the announcement last June that it would start at $19,995 and come standard as a hybrid with 40 plus mpg. Since then we've ordered one and ha...

Test Drive: 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe PHEV

When the 4xe plug-in hybrid version of the Jeep Wrangler was announced, pronounced four-by-eee, there was a good deal of interest and speculation on how far the mpg levels could rise. With the 2.0-liter four cy...

Test Drive: 2022 Volkswagen Taos SE

Replacing the Golf in US showrooms, the 2022 Volkswagen Taos is the new entry point for the brand if you want a small hatchback vehicle. Smaller than the popular Tiguan, the new Taos brings familiar style and driv...

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 ...

Air Filter Replacement: 2022 Ford Maverick 2.0 EcoBoost

The air-filter box for the 2022 Ford Maverick with the 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine is located at the front driver side of the engine compartment. Before you begin, be sure your car is parked safely and is turned...

Test Drive: 2022 Ford Maverick XLT AWD FX4

The 2022 Ford Maverick has captured our attention from the word go with the announcement last June that it would start at $19,995 and come standard as a hybrid with 40 plus mpg. Since then we've ordered one and 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 ...

Under The Hood: 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe PHEV

When you lift the hood of the 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe, it doesn't look a lot different at first glance than one with a standard 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. In fact the engine itself is essentially ...

Top 10 Features: 2021 Ford Bronco Badlands

Our top 10 picks for cool features available on the all-new 2021 Ford Bronco Badlands with Sasquatch package - Interior, Exterior and Powertrain. Dash Accessory Mount Found on our Bronco Badlands is a univer...

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 ...

Test Drive: 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe PHEV

When the 4xe plug-in hybrid version of the Jeep Wrangler was announced, pronounced four-by-eee, there was a good deal of interest and speculation on how far the mpg levels could rise. With the 2.0-liter four cy...

Ford Maverick Beach Watch Hybrid by DRAGG

The Beach Watch Ford Maverick show truck was built by D.R.A.G.G. Which is an after school program partnership between Oxnard Union High School and the Oxnard Police Department where at risk youth work with industr...

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,...

Air Filter Replacement: 2022 Ford Maverick 2.0 EcoBoost

The air-filter box for the 2022 Ford Maverick with the 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine is located at the front driver side of the engine compartment. Before you begin, be sure your car is parked safely and is turned...

Air Filter Replacement: 2022-2023 Honda Civic 1.5T

Before you begin, be sure your car is parked safely and is turned off. Always be mindful of hot components like radiator hoses, caps and other components nearby. The air filter for the 1.5-liter 2022 Honda Civi...

Under The Hood: 2022 Honda Civic 1.5T

The 2022 Honda Civic EX and Touring trim such as in our test vehicle features a turbocharged 1.5-liter 4-cylinder engine producing 180 horsepower and 177 pound-feet of torque on regular fuel and rated at 31 / 38 /...

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 ...

Test Drive: 2022 Ford Maverick XLT AWD FX4

The 2022 Ford Maverick has captured our attention from the word go with the announcement last June that it would start at $19,995 and come standard as a hybrid with 40 plus mpg. Since then we've ordered one and ha...

Test Drive: 2021 Hyundai Elantra Hybrid

Earlier this year we test drove the new 2021 Hyundai Elantra Limited, liking it so much it won our praise and a coveted spot on our “Id Buy It” list. In the economy sedan class it's a value packed, well built car ...