2019 BMW i8 Roadster Review

BMW isn't using their typical xDrive all-wheel-drive system instead they're using a hybrid-specific all-wheel-drive system with the gasoline combustion engine driving the rear wheels and the electric motor driving the front wheels, acceleration from 0 to 60 mph takes just 4.2 seconds in the coupe and 4.4 seconds in the Roadster.

2019 RAM 1500 Laramie Longhorn

2019 RAM 1500 Sets the Pace for Pickup Trucks

For 2019 RAM 1500’s legendary pickup truck muscle is now outfitted in a luxuriously tailored suit. RAM has an iconic history from a model to a standalone brand. With a reputation for rugged, hard-working pickups, it is a brand that…

2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Limited

2018 Chrylser Pacifica Hybrid

The Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid is my new favorite minivan! And, by the way I really love minivans. There  is just no better fit for someone with a large family moving kids around to school, sporting events, etc. than a minivan.…

2018 Volvo XC60: Dropping the Hammer on the Competition

With such a wide array of Crossover and Sport Utility Vehicles now on the market, wily auto manufacturers are in a pitched battle to infuse their ‘Utes with the latest comfort, convenience and safety technology. Volvo is no different.  Once…

Toyota Prius Four 2016 – Best Fuel Economy without a Plug

I good friend of mine drives a 2011 Toyota Prius. She is a woman, mid-forties, liberal, mother of three, an environmentalist and a Democratic lobbyist. She cares about her carbon footprint. She cares about gas mileage. She’s a good Democrat.…

2017 Kia Niro Hybrid

2017 Kia Niro video on the turntable at the Chicago Auto Show

A key component to Kia Motors’ Green Car Roadmap was unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show today as Kia Motors America (KMA) hosted the global debut of the all-new 2017 Niro Hybrid Utility Vehicle (HUV). A no-compromise vehicle that combines…

2017 Lexus LC500 with Laura Conrad

2017 Lexus LC 500 Overview with Laura Conrad

The LC 500, a provocative, athletic flagship car, makes the strongest statement yet about Lexus’ future product direction. The production model’s design shares many of the key elements, proportions and visual dynamism of the LF-LC concept car that inspired it.…

2015 Lexus NX

2015 Lexus NX 300h Review

What happens when you combine two of the most potent real-world concepts in one contemporary vehicle? The 2015 Lexus NX 300h is exactly that – a hybrid compact crossover SUV. The crossover market has seen tremendous growth the world over,…

2014 Honda Accord Hybrid Touring Road Test

Reliability, functionality and Honda always seem to go together and the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid in Touring guise reinforces that belief. The Honda Accord has been reborn in its new-generation avatar bringing with it state-of-the-art engineering and technology while retaining…