Autos: Reviews

2017 Ford F-150 3.5 EcoBoost First Test: Gazing Head On Into Peak Pickup

Monday  17:20,   28 november 2016

Gazing Head On Into Peak PickupThe F-150 plays the critical numbers game. That's for sure. The big update for the 2017 model year is the rise of the second-generation 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6. It's the same unit that initially gained fame as the[...]

2017 Honda Ridgeline AWD First Test: The Trucklet, Revised

Monday  17:20,   28 november 2016

The Trucklet,[...]

2016 Nissan Titan XD V-8 Platinum Reserve First Test Review

Friday  18:50,   25 november 2016

A Promising Idea That Falls Short in the Real WorldRead more on the Nissan Titan XD from 2017 Truck of the Year testing[...]

Quick Take: 2016 Dodge Charger R/T Scat Pack

Friday  18:06,   25 november 2016

Despite best intentions and a relatively low cost of entry, not everyone can utilize the small-ish proportions of the Volkswagen GTI, the cramped backseat of the Mustang GT, or the canvas roof of the two-seat Mazda Miata. There are very, very few[...]

2017 Jaguar XE First Test: Here's Your Luxury Sport Sedan Handling Benchmark

Thursday  19:05,   24 november 2016

Here’s Your Luxury Sport Sedan Handling Benchmark . The 35t offers friendly neutrality through accurate steering and a responsive chassis, which makes it playful in a way that encourages you to drive it harder. This sedan is equally fun to place on[...]

Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR with Performance Tires

Thursday  17:51,   24 november 2016

<p>This is the SVR. This is the SVR on summer rubber.</p>It also had the same fantastically bawdy battle cry to announce its 550 horsepower and 502 lb-ft of torque. In this case, that output delivered a 4.6-second zero-to-60-mph run. That’s[...]

2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Wednesday  23:40,   23 november 2016

<p>Sometimes, it's okay to get silver.</p>Silverado choices begin with regular (two-door), double (four-door), or crew (really big four-door) cab configurations, all of which can be ordered with rear-wheel or four-wheel drive. Regular cabs [...]

One Week With: 2016 Ford Focus SE Sedan

Wednesday  23:31,   23 november 2016

Why would I want to spend a week in a 2016 Ford Focus SE sedan? Because as a realist, I know this life full of exotic cars I drive but don't pay for will one day end, and I'll be left standing in a dealership lobby, hoping to lease or buy a[...]

2017 Mercedes-AMG S65 Cabriolet

Wednesday  19:25,   23 november 2016

<p>We visit two of the Buckeye State's most famous museums in style.</p>The order of the day was a museum-to-museum run from the edge of Lake Erie down to the flats of Dayton. The museums in question? The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and[...]

2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1

Wednesday  19:08,   23 november 2016

<p>Riding sideways in the most powerful Camaro in history, we learn the value of big power, big noise, and total control.</p>Bursting airborne and sideways, wheels stretching for the ground, the raw, stunningly rapid, and now very aloft[...]

2017 Nissan Sentra NISMO

Tuesday  21:35,   22 november 2016

<p>NISMO makes a better Sentra, but a better Sentra does not a NISMO make.</p>Now in the midst of pumping up its NISMO performance arm, Nissan has put that name on the latest Sentra performance variant. It helps make a connection among all of[...]

First Drive: 2017 Kia Soul Turbo

Tuesday  19:00,   22 november 2016

I, for one, welcome our new compact crossover overlords.&nbsp;If you're expecting the aggressively named 2016 Soul Turbo to scrape fenders with the GTI or Focus ST, you'll be disappointed. Korea's performance offensive arrives in the near future [...]

2017 Volvo S90 T6 vs. 2017 Cadillac CT6 2.0T vs. 2017 Mercedes-Benz E300: Size Matters

Tuesday  17:36,   22 november 2016

Small Engines, Big Technology: Three Takes on the Big Luxury SedanThe segment stalwarts are the ones leading the downsizing charge. The 2017 Mercedes-Benz E300 Sport is the German automaker's bread-and-butter mid-priced midsize sedan. Starting at[...]

All-New 2017 Subaru Impreza Bodes Well for Brand's Future

Monday  21:06,   21 november 2016

When someone mentions "Subaru," most people think of the Forester small SUV or Outback wagon. Car nuts might conjure up the BRZ sports car or the turbocharged WRX. Only current owners and trivia masters are likely to remember Subaru's[...]

2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43 SUV

Monday  19:07,   21 november 2016

<p>Mercedes-AMG lands a solid punch in the performance-crossover fight.</p>A wagon-on-stilts derivative of the C-class sedan and coupe, the base GLC300 is a lovely if sobering mall runner powered by a 241-hp turbocharged four-cylinder. The[...]