Vehicle Reviews

  • 2018 Kia Stinger Review (Base 2.0T)

    I was able to convince Kia to give me the keys to a base model with the 2.0L turbo engine and just one option (active safety package). Instead of a “stripper” model that I was expecting, the base Stinger is an incredibly good value. It’s loaded with enough standard features that it makes a compelling

  • 2018 Kia Stinger GT First Drive Review

    Kia’s sexy new Stinger is more than just the brand’s best looking model, it’s the fastest and best handling Kia model ever. With an all-new rear wheel drive platform and a selection of turbocharged engines the Stinger is the value alternative to the BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe, A5 Fastback, Lexus GS and a solid performance

  • 2018 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid First Drive Review

    For a variety of reasons the Acura RLX hasn’t sold particularly well in America but Acura is hoping to change that with the refreshed 2018 model. In addition to adding more standard equipment, dropping the price on the Sport Hybrid model and making Acura’s active safety systems standard on all models, this is the first

  • 2018 Chevrolet Bolt Review

    With 238+ miles of electric range, an affordable sticker price and better acceleration than your average compact hatchback the Bolt is the first no-compromises EV in America. There may be snazzier EVs, there may be faster EVs and there may be more comfortable EVs, but none of the other options offers the blend of features,

  • 2018 Nissan Rogue Sport Review

    Nissan’s all-new Rogue Sport is, of course, not all-new at all. Folks in Canada and other world markets have known this sub-compact crossover for years as the Nissan Qashqai. Whatever you want to call it, the Rogue Sport is a “tweener” crossover and in America it’s designed to fill the gap between the smaller Nissan

  • 2018 Rolls Royce Black Badge Ghost Review

    If a Mercedes S-Class, BMW 7-Series or Aston Martin Rapide just isn’t exclusive enough for you, Rolls Royce has you covered. We had the opportunity to spend a few hours with the Black Badge version of the Ghost which you can think of as the blacked out trim package of the “baby” roller.