Not long ago, an SUV capable of a 4.7 second 0-60 would have unimaginable. After all, Lamborghini's first SUV was several seconds SLOWER. Enter the GLE 53, the entry-level AMG SUV. Yep, if you want to go faster, there's a GLE 63 S in both 'Coupe' and SUV body styles, but I suspect the GLE 53 might just check all the needed boxes. Don't get me wrong, I love that the GLE 63 … [Read more...] about The Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 is Just the Right Amount of Crazy
Sometimes a car can be more than the sub of it’s specifications and the 2023 Solterra is certainly that kind of car. Let’s be honest, on paper the Solterra doesn’t look great: xxx miles of range, “just” 218 horsepower, no funk, and slow charging made it the newest EV I was least interested in driving… But then I drove it and I’m glad I did. https://youtu.be/XWpMH4qrFmg It’s A … [Read more...] about Subaru’s First EV Is Much Better in Person Than On “Paper” – 2023 Subaru Solterra First Drive Review
It's no secret that that the MDX is one of Acura's most important products. Not only is it currently Acura's best-selling model, it'll also be the most expensive Acura model now that the NSX sports car will end production this year. It is therefore fitting that 2022 brings America not just an all-new MDX, but the first ever high-performance 3-row from Acura: the 2022 MDX Type … [Read more...] about The Acura MDX Type S is a Flagship with 355 Horsepower
Nissan is taking to the Chicago Auto Show with three concepts based off of the latest Frontier pickup. Each one has its own design theme and accessories that adhere to the different lifestyles of modern truck shoppers. Project 72X, Project Hardbody and Project Adventure were all designed by Nissan Design America (NDA) in San Diego, Calif. Project 72X Based on the 2022 … [Read more...] about Nissan shows off three new extreme versions of the Frontier pickup.
Since 2014, the Toyota Tundra's highest trim level has been the 1794 Edition, which symbolizes the traits and history of the ranch property that Toyota's Texas plant sits on. With a western brown color motif, it appeals more to those who get their shoes muddy at work but come home to impeccably clean dwellings. For the urbanites out there, the Platinum trim has been the best … [Read more...] about Let’s see if the 2022 Toyota Tundra Capstone is up to top-trim duty.
Kia’s EV6 isn’t the brand’s first EV, but it is arguably its most important. The EV6 is the start of an onslaught of new electric vehicles designed to compete directly with the best in the world under the names "EV#". Kia has pledged that 40% of their vehicles will be electric by 2030 and 100% by 2040, quite a tight schedule. To meet the mark, Kia needs to start 2022 with a … [Read more...] about Kia’s Sexy Tesla Alternative, The 2022 Kia EV6
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class has long been the showcase for the brand’s upcoming tech, and the new-for-2021 S is no different. That’s why I decided to get my hands on the 2022 S 580 4MATIC for a week. I don’t normally seek out ultra-luxury vehicles because, quite frankly, they don’t tend to sell well. With other car companies, the gadgets, gizmos, tech and styling introduced on … [Read more...] about 2022 Mercedes-Benz S 580 4MATIC – The Ultimate Sedan
Toyota has officially taken off the wraps of the first-ever Tundra Capstone, an ultra-luxe trim for the new half-ton that sits above both the 1794 and Platinum grades. To solidify its status as a Ford F-150 Limited or Chevrolet Silverado High Country competitor (among others), Capstone comes standard with the 'i-FORCE MAX' hybrid powertrain, 22-inch wheels, power running … [Read more...] about First Look: The All-New 2022 Toyota Tundra Capstone
The Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 is the comfortable and luxurious version of this mid-size crossover that sits right in the middle of the Mercedes-Benz SUV lineup, sitting right between the smaller GLA and GLB and the larger GLE and GLS. It also offers optional 4MATIC all-wheel drive in the US, but comes as a standard 4MATIC in Canada. The test model we drove was equipped with the … [Read more...] about 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300: The Perfect Mid-Size Luxury SUV?
2022 has marked the return of the "small pickup" in America. While the new Hyundai Santa Cruz and the Ford Maverick might not be as small as some of you has been hoping for, they are smaller, easier to park, and better to drive than any other truck in America right now. They also offer excellent value when compared against the average compact CUV like a RAV4, Tucson or CR-V. … [Read more...] about 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Review – The CUV With A Truck Bed