Loose and lofty Mazda must use soft fingers – not knives – to shape its windswept cars and crossovers.
Unlike some of its chopped and sliced competitors, Mazda’s subtle, carefully... Find out8250;
Street-searing Hemi V-8s belong beneath the lumpy hoods of hot-rod Dodge Challengers, preferably in lime green.
Heck, with a couple of good smoky launches, those brute coupes can make the Earth spi... Find out8250;
If the sound of a $28,000+ Kia Soul makes your jaw drop just a little - you wouldn’t be alone. Considering it’s long-been a funky, economical subcompact car aimed at budget-conscious shopp... Find out8250;
This week, I bring you the all-new 2019 Toyota RAV4 Limited. The RAV4 is a popular seller and ranks as the 7th best-selling vehicle as of the first quarter, behind the Nissan Rogue and Honda CR-V. The... Find out8250;
High-end German sedans tend to bristle with silky look-at-me malice.
They flash chiseled, aggressive sides and muscular fender flares, growling with enough attention-getting power to launch one of ... Find out8250;
When you think of a Chevy Blazer, you think of a K5 Blazer or perhaps an S10 Blazer. Well, those days are gone. This week I bring you the sexy new 2019 Blazer, which is nothing like any other Blazer f... Find out8250;
Cerebral, soft-spoken Honda typically prefers computer-haiku to back-alley kickboxing.
When a barroom brawl breaks out, Honda generally keeps its head down – usually bent low over a thick boo... Find out8250;
I’ve got to hand it to Volvo. It is on a roll with its impressive new vehicle lineup that started with the XC90, S90, XC60, and XC40 -- and now brings us the all-new S60.
The S60 is a compact... Find out8250;
Stealth comes standard on the egg-shaped Kia Niro EV.
It whirs silently by like a wispy cloud on a sunny day, barely visible among the noisy clumps of crossovers, F-150 pickups,and Tahoes.
I sus... Find out8250;
The Lexus RX has long been one of our go-to recommendations when it comes to a luxurious, roomy mid-size SUV that fits 5 people quite comfortably. Add to that its hallmark Lexus-smooth ride and brand ... Find out8250;
Think of me as a small peg rattling around in an increasingly square, 90-degree world. It leaves lots of slivers and nicks.
As a car-guy steeped early on in the fumes of GTOs, Hemis and Shelbys, I ... Find out8250;
This week I am behind the wheel of the 2019 Mazda CX-9, the granddaddy of Mazda’s SUV lineup with three rows and seating for up to seven passengers.
The current CX-9 generation has been aroun... Find out8250;
All my friends snicker when I slide up to some stiff social event in an atomic-red Mustang that might be missing its mufflers.
Heck, they swear I don’t even know which end of a tennis racket ... Find out8250;
Calculus, Camus and coeds must await me.
Oh boy. I mean, with a Toyota RAV4 sitting in my driveway -- the undisputed king of college cute-utes -- where else could we be bound but the liberal land o... Find out8250;
This week we say hello to the 2019 Ford Ranger, after it being missing in action for the past six years. The new Ranger is a good alternative for those people who need a truck, but not a full-sized on... Find out8250;
Ravines steep enough to stagger a mountain goat barely slow the stubborn, war-bred Jeep Wrangler.
For decades, the dirt-dobbing Wrangler has seized hills and slithered through hip-deep mud with a h... Find out8250;
Even in a radiant shade of wine, the new Honda Pilot tends to disappear in the hard stucco glare of strip shopping centers – just like any other SUV/crossover, and Honda might be fine with that.... Find out8250;
Hot hatchbacks – my favorite angry compacts -- tend to get shaded these days by cute crossovers with Starbucks looks.
I mean, who needs horsepower and handling when you can get cargo-space fo... Find out8250;
This week we’re taking a look at the 2019 Dodge Charger R/T Scat Pack. The Charger comes in many different configurations, and other than the Hellcat, this is probably my favorite.
The Scat P... Find out8250;
Tall-walking Kia wants to sweep your sister in Omaha off her well-planted American feet. It won’t be easy.
As you may recall from the post-disco ‘80s, tinny Korean Kias once rattled dow... Find out8250;
The virtuous, pock-faced Toyota Corolla apparently got lost recently in the golden dust and glitter of cut-and-buff California.
It probably knows all about body-pumps, Bosu balls and avocado-smooth... Find out8250;
The Toyota Corolla is the best-selling car ever. Over 43 million Corollas have been sold since 1966 and the 2019 version will push those numbers higher. It’s a fuel efficient car that is afforda... Find out8250;
Giant dinosaur SUVs still lumber down our streets, occasionally nudging aside slow-moving Honda Fits and flashing tailgates the size of billboards.
Call it the surprising survival of the biggest, a... Find out8250;
As a professional car reviewer, every once in a while I get a really special car for the week. Such is the case with the 2019 McLaren 720s I spent a week with. I’ve been blessed to have had 4 su... Find out8250;
Back when cars still mattered, the salty, sassy, Acura MDX reigned as the industry’s most conflicted crossover.
Despite its bulk and SUV-like body, the spirited MDX wanted to run with smaller... Find out8250;
The ruthless future just won’t let me be.
About the time I get hybrids neatly categorized as silent, lackluster little pods that resemble the landing gear on a sea plane, along comes the styl... Find out8250;
This week we are taking a look at the 2019 GMC Terrain Denali, a very popular small SUV that was completely redone in 2018. Not much has changed for 2019 except a much-improved rear camera and s... Find out8250;
Don’t be fooled by the lazy lines of the somewhat lumpy new Mercedes-Benz GLE350.
I mean, if my guy Clint Eastwood can continue to land roles in Hollyweird, lines and lumps must not matter mu... Find out8250;