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2017 Lincoln Continental Review: Luxury From an Alternate Future

Five billion dollars. That’s how much Ford has committed to transforming its moribund Lincoln division into The Lincoln Motor Company. Now, I’ve never run a car

Who Should and Shouldn’t Buy the 2018 Lexus LC500

Launching an all-new halo car to sit atop your lineup can be a double edged sword for automakers. For example, let’s look at Lexus —

10 Cool Cars to Bring Back the Fun to Their Brands

We always want the things we can’t have, especially when they’re cool old cars. The automotive world is littered with misty memories of flashy flagship

7 of the Fastest and Most Expensive SUVs in the World

Pretty much anything can be called a sport-utility, even if the vehicle in question is about as sporty as a tricycle with two flat tires.

The Lexus RC 350 Is the Luxury Coupe Compromise That Isn’t

Lexus is in a state of change. A big and rapid state of change. Chained to a reputation of making bland, sedate, albeit reliable luxury

2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class review

THE GOOD: Like its S-Class compatriots, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz S550 Cabriolet stands out for its exceptional ride comfort. Sophisticated adaptive cruise control handles braking and acceleration

Maserati Levante first drive: Taking the luxe offroad

When you think Maserati, you probably think if its thoroughbred Italian racing heritage, the glamour and slick sports car lines. It was perhaps totally fitting,

2016 Mercedes-Benz G65 AMG review

THE GOOD: The G65 combines a timeless look and appeal with genuine off-road robustness and a heady dollop of luxury. THE BAD: Beyond being catastrophically expensive to

Naim Mu-so and Mu-so Qb review: music to my ears

PROS Excellent audio quality, loud output without breaking Minimal and sleek design, uncluttered ports Works great in tandem with up to 5 Mu-so Qb’s CONS

2016 Bentley Continental GT review

THE GOOD: Luxury coachwork and a powerful yet economical V-8 engine make the 2016 Bentley Continental GT V8 S a choice car for long drives. The

Mini Countryman vs. BMW X1: Buy This, Not That

It’s a potential problem for any automaker, and frankly, the reason why this column exists. For companies with multiple brands, the bean counters, PR teams,

2017 Ducati Monster 1200 First Ride Review

The principality of Monaco is an imbecilic location for a motorcycle ride. After all, the independent microstate on the French Riviera isn’t even twice as

2016 ROLLS-ROYCE DAWN REVIEW

HIGHS Smooth and comfortable ride Gorgeous interior Great speed Those suicide doors LOWS Lack of sportiness Size Rolls-Royce doesn’t come out with new models very

2017 Lincoln Continental First Drive: How to reboot an icon

Five minutes into driving the 2017 Lincoln Continental, a Mercedes-Benz C300 pulled up alongside me at the lights. “That’s a beautiful car!” the middle-aged driver

October 2016 VFACTS : New vehicle sales numbers, winners and losers detailed

A pair of light commercial vehicles, the Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger, topped the charts in a fairly flat October, today’s industry car sales revealed.

14 of the Biggest Automotive Flops of All Time

Over the years there have been plenty of bad cars. Countless bad cars, really. If you made a directory of car model ever built, you’ll realize that

2017 Bentley Bentayga vs. 2016 Land Rover Range Rover SVAutobiography – Comparison Tests

With apologies to Will S., we sample these royal thrones of kings, these scepter’d isles, these earths of majesty, these seats of Mars, these other

2017 Mercedes-AMG S63 Cabriolet Review: Interstellar luxury

PROS Exceptionally quick Enormously comfortable Stylish without being over the top All of Mercedes-Benz’s high-tech goodies in one place All-wheel drive CONS Quite a bit

2017 Bentley Mulsanne Speed Review: The $400,000 question

PROS Stupendous speed Astonishing road-presence Hand-crafted attention to detail CONS That eye-watering price Lacks some of the tech the Germans offer 6.75-liter engine is thirsty

Review: 2016 Kia K900: A First-Class Ride at Coach Prices

In baseball, the AL East has historically been the toughest division in the Major Leagues. Over the past 46 years (since the divisions were created), either

10 Cars for the Most Powerful People in the World

Official cars are some of the most visible symbols of any government. These cars are chosen to give a sense of power, strength, and professionalism at

The 10 Sportiest Bentleys : A Secret Performance History

Few high-profile luxury brands have as checkered and tenuous a history as Bentley. Founded in 1919 by W.O. Bentley, his cars quickly caught on with

2017 Bentley Flying Spur V8 S First Drive

Nestling in-between the Flying Spur V8 – which is as “entry level” as a Bentley sedan gets – and the W12-engined original, the new 2017

10 Forgotten Luxury Cars That Deserve a Second Look

The luxury market is a segment to be desired and feared in the auto industry. If you’re a part of it long enough (see: Mercedes-Benz,

8 Concept Vehicles That Need to Be Built

The world’s auto show circuit presents the ultimate opportunity for the planet’s premier automakers to show off their ideas and gauge opinions of their newest

2016 Bentley Flying Spur Review: Lavish is an understatement

PROS Superlative build quality Ridiculous power and refinement Unmistakable road presence CONS Prodigious thirst for gas Dated infotainment system Did I mention the vast price?

Review: The 2017 Jaguar XF S is Ready to Shake Up the Luxury Status Quo

Jaguar is an interesting case study: More than almost any other automaker, it seems to have grappled with a split personality for most of its 85 year

5 Cars Destined to Fail From the Start

By nature, automakers are typically pretty risk-averse, even though they’ll jump at the chance to capitalize on anew buyer trend in a heartbeat. Playing it safe is usually

First Drive: Living the Good Life in a Rolls-Royce Wraith

For a mortal gearhead, there’s nothing more surreal than walking up to a brand new Rolls-Royce Wraith, having a man in formalwear open the big

Rolls-Royce Camargue: The Once and Future Rolls

For 110 years, Rolls-Royce has built some of the most opulent and impressive cars in the world. They convey wealth and power better than anything