Family Cars

  • 2018 Honda Odyssey Review

    Honda’s Odyssey goes head to head with Chrysler’s brand new minivan. The result? It’s more complicated than you might think as both companies have pulled out all the stops to make the best minivan in America. Who wins? The customer. The 5th generation Odyssey is the first car in America to get Honda’s all-new 10-speed

  • 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback Review

    After years of wishing Chevy has finally given Cruze fans what they were asking for: the 2017 Cruze hatchback. The all-new model is a little more compact that the Cruse sedan for easier city parking but swallows considerably more cargo. GM’s newest hatch has another trick up its sleeve: a soon to be available 1.6L

  • 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Review

    The Pacifica Hybrid is more than just the first hybrid minivan in America, more than just Chrysler’s first in-hours hybrid design, it also manages to be the most impressive hybrid I’ve driven in 2017. With an EV range of 33 miles and fuel economy of 32MPG+ in hybrid mode, this 5,000 pound box on wheels

  • 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Review

    Hyundai’s latest hybrid does more than just beat the Prius with 58 MPG combined, it is one of the few no-compromises hybrid cars in America. The low starting price means that the average compact car shopper in America would break even in under two years while enjoying a larger cargo area and (oddly enough) better

  • 2017 Acura MDX Hybrid Review

    For 2017 Acura created an all-new hybrid system by mixing and matching parts from the NSX and RLX with an new 3.0L V6 engine resulting in the most efficient MDX ever made. Can the new hybrid system eliminate the minor complaints we had about the 2017 MDX? And more importantly, can Acura’s new hybrid crossover

  • 2017 Kia Optima PHEV Review

    Kia hasn’t been known for efficiency but that’s all changing with a deluge of new hybrid and plug in hybrid models over the next few years. One of those new models is the  2017 Optima Plug In Hybrid with nearly 30 miles of EV range and impressive mileage when operating in hybrid model. It’s not