Autos: Reviews

2017 Fiat 124 Spider: Is This The Best Miata Ever?

Thursday  20:12,   18 may 2017

The best-ever version of the Mazda Miata may well be the Italian-badged Fiat 124 Spider Abarth.At the recent New York Auto Show, Fiat Chrysler unveiled the quickest and most powerful production car it has ever built, the 2018 Dodge Challenger Demon. [...]

2017 Land Rover Discovery First Drive

Thursday  20:11,   18 may 2017

Capability, Technology, and Luxury: The New DiscoveryThe fifth-generation Discovery is the latest full-sized Land Rover SUV and has been engineered and designed to bring higher levels of capability and technology to the British marque’s[...]

2017 Nissan Rogue Sport First Drive Review: Rogue, But Less So

Thursday  20:03,   18 may 2017

It is a common, if somewhat lazy, marketing technique to give a new product an old name in order to provide it with an instant boost of recognition in the marketplace. In the case of the Rogue Sport, such name loaning is at least halfway accurate:[...]

2017 Range Rover Evoque

Thursday  20:02,   18 may 2017

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2017 Mazda CX-5 First Drive

Thursday  20:01,   18 may 2017

Mazda’s CX-5 Emerges Better than EverLike its CX-9 big brother, this athletically proportioned new CX-5 stands out in a blossoming segment full of mostly bland or overly aggressive looks. The same holds true inside its cabin, where an abundance of[...]

2018 BMW M2: Still Awesome, Now with More Touchscreen

Thursday  19:58,   18 may 2017

<p>BMW is injecting some small updates into its M2 performance coupe for the 2018 model year.</p>Exterior changes to the amazingly rewarding—and 10Best Cars–winning—M2 are modest, so modest in fact that you may not even notice the car's[...]

2017 BMW M2

Thursday  19:56,   18 may 2017

BMW's best and brightest begins a long-term test.But screeching sideways through the gloom-choked Truffula wasteland comes a belligerent little ray of hope called the M2. In a lineup increasingly overcome with crossovers and SUVs, the M2 takes[...]

2018 Volvo XC60 First Drive Review

Thursday  19:55,   18 may 2017

<p>Volvo best-seller gets full Swedish deep-tissue rejuvenation</p>For 2018, Volvo's global best-seller (over 1 million served!) shucks its ancient Ford EUCD/C1-Plus architecture in favor of a chopped and channeled version of the 100 percent[...]

2018 Audi A5 2.0T Coupe Automatic

Thursday  19:51,   18 may 2017


2018 BMW 4 Series First Drive Review: Substantive Style

Thursday  19:47,   18 may 2017

Sufficiently pretty 4’s mid-cycle redo focusses on dynamics.All but the most devoted fans of the brand will need a field guide to spot the 2018s. Outside, the front and rear lighting and wheel designs are new, and non-M Sport cars get revised front[...]

2018 BMW 530e eDrive Plug-In Hybrid First Drive Review: eDrive eNigma

Thursday  19:40,   18 may 2017

Who’s the buyer, and how’d they compute the price?What is clear is that BMW is serious about casting this car as a planet savior. Just get a load of this line from the press kit: "Its exemplary environmental credentials have been recognized in the[...]

First Drive: 2018 Audi S4

Thursday  19:38,   18 may 2017

Winds of change yield a sport sedan that continues to satisfyNow in its fifth iteration, Ingolstadt's bread-and-butter sport sedan has wizened from a testy, upstart sleeper with a 2.7-liter twin-turbo V-6 and a six-speed stick into a generously[...]

2017 BMW M760i xDrive

Thursday  19:31,   18 may 2017

Making its case as the ultimate 7-series.Even festooned with badges, the M760i is not a full M creation along the lines of the M3 or the M5. Instead, it slots into the same M-adjacent lineup (BMW calls it M Performance) populated by the M240i, the[...]

Refreshing or Revolting: 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Thursday  19:29,   18 may 2017

<p>A closer inspection of the flagship sedan’s updates</p>Up front, all 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class sedans now sport the grille from the pre-refresh V-12 model. That new grille is complemented by revised headlights and lower fascia. New round[...]

2017 Toyota Corolla iM Automatic

Thursday  19:26,   18 may 2017

The room-temperature hatchback.It adds a strong element of cosmetic pizzazz to the Corolla line, which for decades has been limited to sedate coupes and sedans in the United States. It would be a lovely thing if that snazzy exterior were indicative[...]