• 2017 Ford Fusion Platinum: First Drive Review

    2017 Ford Fusion Platinum

    Ford views the Fusion as the gateway drug through which new customers will begin their lifelong addiction to the brand and thus, very important. The Fusion currently resides in fourth place in terms of year-to-date sales in the midsize sedan segment and Ford is hoping to improve that ranking by adding a couple new flavors to

    2016 BMW M2, Chevrolet Camaro SS, Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R: The Golden Age of Performance [Review]

    BMW M2 - Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R - Chevrolet Camaro SS

    With all the talk these days about self-driving cars and diesel emission scandals, it’s easy to forget that we live in the golden age of performance. An average mid-size sedan can drop a 6 second 0-60 time, and almost supercar levels of speed are now attainable for well under $100k. We

    Mediocrity Be Damned, the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe Delivers [Review]

    Civic Coupe Rear Angle

    When Honda, one of the more conservative automakers in our market, built the 2016 Honda Civic Coupe, they built a exceptionally fun little runabout. Somehow, they managed to make it fun with a continuously variable transmission(CVT) too! Much of the thanks goes to the turbocharged, 174 horsepower, 1.5-liter 4-cylinder engine

    2017 Hyundai Elantra: One of the Automaker’s Bright Spots [Review]

    2017 Hyundai Elantra sedan

    Photos by Derek Mau The popular Hyundai Elantra sedan gets new engines and better handling, but some may dislike its new large grille and just-average highway performance. The new front-wheel-drive Elantra sedan's predecessor had a more restrained front end, which led some to mistake it for an expensive European sedan, especially

    2017 Porsche 911 Carrera S Test Drive: Newest 911 Breaks from Tradition [Review]

    2017 Porsche 911 Carrera S

    The Porsche marque has long been steeped in tradition, particularly within its 911 stable of super sports cars. Yet, even within that traditional scope, the iconic Porsche 911 Carrera offerings have always seemed to up the ante each and every year with some significant evolutionary change or changes that improve

    2017 Audi Q7: A Lot More than Just a Handsome People-Hauler [Review]

    2017 Audi Q7 quattro

    There's been plenty of work done on the redesigned 2017 Audi Q7. Four different driving modes, adaptive air suspension, significant weight reduction, and laden with more tech than ever before, making the second-generation 3-row crossover a sophisticated and highly capable performer. Underneath the hood is a supercharged 3.0-liter V6 that