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First Drive Review : The Volvo S90 Sedan and V90 Wagon Are Swedish for ‘Sexy’

The Volvo S90 sedan and V90 wagon aren’t the vehicles that will save the Swedish automaker from the same fate that befell its former rival,

Mercedes-AMG E63 first drive: The luxe lunatic

There are only handful of car buyers in this world that require their daily drive to develop 604bhp, pack the latest semi-autonomous driving functionality and

2018 Audi TT RS First Drive

Get ready for trouble: the 2018 Audi TT RS is most definitely going to stir up some problems among the new Porsche Cayman S, Mustang

2017 HONDA CR-V FIRST DRIVE

Honda’s brawny people-mover gets beefier but it also gets a smoother ride for its latest iteration. Honda is in the midst of a product renaissance.

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,

2017 Cadillac CT6 Premium Review: Let’s Call It a Comeback

Cadillac’s reinvention from has-been to vital luxury brand has been one of the biggest automotive stories of the past decade. But it’s a story that’s

Glyph Atom SSD review

THE GOOD: The Atom SSD is superfast and supports USB-C. The drive is compact, light and rugged and includes cables for both new and old

Ford Focus RS v Subaru WRX STI v Volkswagen Golf R Comparison : Road Test

Think turbocharged, four-wheel-drive cars and it’s hard not to picture rally monsters flying over jumps and sliding through forests millimetres from trees. These days, though, buyers

10 Cars You Absolutely Don’t Want to Buy Used

Should you buy new or used? For car shoppers, it’s one of the eternal questions, but it’s not all that simple. When we looked at

2018 Holden Commodore Review : New Opel Insignia driven in Australia

Don’t worry, you don’t need to get your eyes checked. You read it right, we’ve just driven the 2018 Holden Commodore, in prototype form –

2016 NISSAN ALTIMA SL REVIEW

HIGHS Solid engine power One of the best continuously variable transmissions on the market Comfortable and quiet Good safety story Excellent value for your dollar

2017 Panamera Turbo and 4S technical details

Overview, concept and design – The all-new 2017 Porsche Panamera epitomizes, to me, what a true four-door sports sedan ought to be: bad to its

Best SSDs to buy in 2016 : 9 SATA, M.2 and PCI-E SSDs for all budgets

An SSD is the single best and simplest upgrade you can make to any PC or laptop without replacing the processor or graphics card. In

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

Volkswagen Tiguan first drive: All grown up

Volkswagen was early to market with the last-generation Tiguan. It sold so well (1.8 million since 2007), it’s a bit confusing as to why VW

2016 Lexus NX 200t Review: Driving Lexus’s First Turbocharged SUV

After a one-year hiatus from the Lexus NX 200t F Sport, we’ve returned to the compact crossover for a week-long review and a road trip to Wisconsin

2016 Honda HR-V Review: Compact Capability With Honda Reliability

When we first put Honda’s little CUV through its paces down in Miami last year, we were pleasantly surprised by how well balanced it was, and the

Quick Drive: 2016 Cadillac CT6: American Luxury for the World Stage

In case you haven’t noticed, Cadillac has been fielding one of the most formidable and cohesive luxury lineups in the industry. It doesn’t have any

The OCZ Trion 150 SSD Review

Last year’s OCZ Trion 100 was the first drive released by OCZ as a subsidiary of Toshiba, and was really more of a Toshiba product

Vauxhall Astra (2016) first drive review : The Brit underdog

“Yes, it’s an Astra” proclaims Vauxhall’s advertising campaign for its brand new family car, one of Britain’s evergreen best sellers. The Astra is a firm

Orange is the new F (Sport)

I’m sitting window on a CRJ200 to Palm Springs (CA) waiting for the crew to finish loading. I grab the American Way Magazine from the

2016 Audi TT/TTS and Q7 Virtual Cockpit First-Drive

I’m not going to lie, I feel pretty damn lucky to be one of a handful of American press with the privilege of experiencing Audi’s

Volvo V60 Cross Country first-drive – Because wagons are sexy

“Wagons are sexy,” I insisted when I told people I was going to drive the new Volvo V60 Cross Country. Not everyone was convinced. While

2015 Chrysler 300 first-drive – HEMI Hero

Brash, bold, and anything but banal: when it comes to “American Luxury”, the Chrysler 300 epitomizes it perhaps better than anything else. Finding favor over

2016 Acura ILX first-drive – Luxury chasing loyalty

There’s an odd dance to be followed when, as Acura is with the 2016 ILX, you’re launching a revamped version of an existing car. On

2016 Honda HR-V first-drive – The crossover that would be king

Small cars are big money to Honda, and none might demonstrate that so well as the new 2016 Honda HR-V. Launching the brand right into

Aston Martin on ICE: James Bond for a Day with American Express by Invitation Only

  Traveling can be hard enough without having to worry about booking flights, hotels and planning out what or where to eat. If you’re the

2016 Cadillac ATS-V First-Drive – BMW baiting

The 2016 Cadillac ATS-V is not your grandpa’s Caddy. Neither is it the BMW M3 or M4, despite the team responsible for the sedan and

2016 Honda HR-V first-drive – The crossover that would be king

Small cars are big money to Honda, and none might demonstrate that so well as the new 2016 Honda HR-V. Launching the brand right into

2016 Camaro first-drive – Look out, Mustang

Don’t underestimate the 2016 Camaro, or indeed how important it is. The chunkyTransformers styling may border on the caricature from some angles, but the Camaro