Autos: Reviews

2017 Subaru BRZ Performance Package

Saturday  00:20,   04 february 2017

2017 Subaru BRZ Performance Package It’s easy to write off the 2017 Subaru BRZ, which was updated this year, as being only slightly improved. Several carefully chosen engine tweaks net Subaru’s nippy little sports car just 5 horsepower and 5 lb-ft...[...]

2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty Diesel V-8 4x4 Crew Cab

Saturday  00:05,   04 february 2017

2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty Diesel V-8 4x4 Crew Cab Longtime readers of this publication can probably recall a car review (or several) that hinged on steering feel and response. But can you name one where that specific attribute defined a full-size,...[...]

First Look: 2018 Subaru Legacy

Thursday  17:36,   02 february 2017

Minor refreshes keep the Legacy movingIf you can't spot the differences between the new Legacy and the outgoing model, we won't deduct points it's very subtle. According to Subie, the lower grille inlets are wider, meshing well with new headlights...[...]

2017 Porsche 911 GTS

Thursday  01:07,   02 february 2017

The peak of the power to price curve.Moreover, the GTS has traditionally represented fairly good value—inasmuch as something that crests six figures can, anyway. While the entry-level, 370-hp Carrera comes in at $90,450 and the 420-hp Carrera S...[...]

2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country T6 AWD First Drive Review: V90 is latest to get Cross Country treatment

Wednesday  21:05,   01 february 2017

Swedish belle designed to be at home on a frozen lake or California’s coastal highwayRecognizing that few will get to Lake Andsjn under these conditions, we'll get back to how nicely the car glides...[...]

Four Seasons 2016 Volkswagen Golf R Update 2: Focus RS Face-Off

Wednesday  19:41,   01 february 2017

Balanced or unhinged? Choose your adventure for five-door fun.At first glance, their spec sheets are almost identical. Both are all-wheel drive hatches that feature turbocharged four-cylinder engines separated by only 0.3-liters of displacement. The [...]

Hunting With A 2017 Nissan Titan XD

Wednesday  19:40,   01 february 2017


2017 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS First Drive

Wednesday  17:51,   01 february 2017

Niche-ing the...[...]

2017 Maserati Levante S Q4

Wednesday  17:50,   01 february 2017

With the Levante SUV, Maserati looks the Porsche Cayenne in the eye. And blinks.Maserati has been here before. Preserving soul-stirring brand values while managing the balance-sheet realities of being a tiny carmaker has never been easy. The last...[...]

2016 Mazda CX-9

Tuesday  18:21,   31 january 2017

Till 40,000 miles do us...[...]

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF: First Drive

Monday  23:21,   30 january 2017

It weighs 113 lbs more than the ragtop and costs a few thousand more, but the RF's hardtop doesn't ruin the Miata's soul.Simultaneously, Mazda is trying to go upmarket. So instead of directing its limited resources towards expanding...[...]

Lapping Massachusetts in a 2017 Acura NSX

Monday  21:06,   30 january 2017

A 700-mile loop helps us understand the hybrid supercarA first encounter with Acura's second-generation supercar requires patience and understanding. Patience as heat seeps into its Pirelli Super Trofeo R tires and $10,600 carbon-ceramic brakes, and [...]

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-class Cabriolet

Monday  21:06,   30 january 2017

Pleasure and...[...]

M6 vs. B6: Which is the Best BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe?

Monday  20:21,   30 january 2017

Brother from another mother: We compare BMW’s two in-house 600-hp Gran CoupesEvery car is defined by a series of compromises, tradeoffs, and decisions that achieve one goal at the expense of others. The performance derivatives of the BMW 6 Series...[...]

2017 Mercedes-Benz Metris First Drive Review: Shuttle Craft

Monday  18:35,   30 january 2017

Boldly carrying eight tall folks like no minivan has done before.The Metris provides much easier walk-in access to spacious chair-high seats—each with its own seat-mounted belt so there's no tangle of webbing to negotiate when entering and leaving....[...]