2016 Infiniti QX60 3.5L V6 AWD Road Test

2016 Infiniti QX60 3.5L V6 AWD Road Test The mid-sized 2016 Infiniti QX60 all wheel drive sport utility vehicle showed up in my driveway dressed in a fairly sedate Hagane Blue with a graphite leather interior. Another indistinguishable mid-sized SUV…

2016 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk

2016 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk 4X4 Review and Road Test

I got in my granite crystal (that’s gray to normal people) colored 2016 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk 4x4 and immediately started looking for trails. I had the 2015 Jeep Renegade Sport 4x4 about six months ago and I couldn’t wait to…

2016 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab

2016 Toyota Tacoma Limited 4X4 Double Cab Road Test

The 2016 Toyota Tacoma Limited 4X4 Double Cab is all the truck you’ll need.  And its a bargain at $40,000.  Make no mistake; this is not a big truck.  But it’ll do almost everything a big truck can do, and…

2016 VW e-Golf

2016 Volkswagen e-Golf 4-Door SEL Premium Review & Road Test

The Hybrid Slayer? Maybe. The Volkswagen e-Golf was first introduced by VW in 2015; I had the 2016 SEL Premium model. The e-Golf comes in only two models and both basically come as equipped by Volkswagen – the SE priced…

2016 VW Passat

2016 Volkswagen Passat:  Solid safety, great performance

I’ve long been a fan of Volkswagen products.  For many decades, they’ve been big on safety and reliability, and fun to drive.  Think Rabbit, Golf, GTI, CC, and R32.  But they also offer a good value when it comes to…

2015 Volkswagen Beetle R-Line

2015 Volkswagen Beetle R-Line Review & Road Test

Perhaps one of the most iconic cars ever – the Volkswagen Beetle. The 2015 Beetle I drove was wrapped in a tornado red exterior and came with the R-Line® trim package which includes the lightening quick 2.0L TSI® DOHC 16-valve…

2015 Mazda MX5 with Brian Armstead

Around the Block: 2015 Mazda MX-5

The Backstory Everyone has a “Bucket List.” It’s something you must do or accomplish before you kick the proverbial “bucket.” I’ve got a few items on my list, and some I’d like to accomplish but never thought I could. What…

2014 Hyundai Sonata Limited Road Test

Looking for a modern family sedan which offers as much technology as it does performance? The 2014 Hyundai Sonata Limited may be just what you need. Hyundai revamped the Sonata with its 'Fluidic Design' language and though the car has…