trucks

2017 Jeep Compass First Drive: All-new compact SUV has off-road cred

In a world that’s gone SUV-crazy, Jeep is one of the brands best poised to reap the rewards. The 2017 Jeep Compass, an all-new design

10 Things You Need to Know About Toyota TRD Adventure Vehicles

Amid the hustle and glitz of the 2017 Chicago Auto Show, a new breed of off-roaders sat on display at the Toyota booth. Although it might not

Smart Electric Drive (2017) first drive: Nippy inner-city transport sprouts a plug socket

Stop anyone in the street and ask them to name the electric carpioneers and it’s likely the big names will make up the majority of

10 Trucks That Charge Through Snow With the Best of Them

We’ve come a long way since four-wheel drive was exotic. Good luck finding a four-door Subaru without it, and any SUV or pickup worth its

7 Discontinued Cars That Will Become Extinct in 2017

Let’s play a game, shall we? Try to recall as many extinct vehicles as you can in 20 seconds: The faux wood-panel encrusted Chevy Caprice wagon is

How You Can Buy a Classic Car That Is ‘Brand New’

What could be better than daily driving a classic car? Climbing in behind that perfectly thin steering wheel, hearing the carbureted engine rumble to life, then

2017 Chevrolet Traverse Redline Edition Review

Unveiled for the 2018 model year, the second-generation Chevrolet Traverse is as fresh as it gets in 2017. Built around the new C1XX platform, which

10 Things You Need to Know About the 2018 Ford Mustang

2015 was a big year for Ford. It launched two all-new versions of its icons, the F-150 and the Mustang. The F-150 shed over 700

2017 Nissan Motorsports Titan XD1 PRO-4X Review

The new Titan XD has been on the market for roughly a year now, and sales just aren’t what Nissan was hoping for. In an

2017 Dodge Durango R/T Review: No SRT required for this V8-powered SUV

PROS Looks the part of a sporty SUV V8 engine offers respectable thrust Pricing is affordable for its class Unibody design stands out from truck-based

10 Cars With the Most NHTSA Safety Complaints Since 2005

Sometimes, car news gets all too predictable. When Consumer Reports comes out with the list of its most reliable cars, you know you’re going to see

You’ll Regret It : 10 Cars People Wish They Never Bought

New car reviews can’t tell you everything. Even when models thrill a reviewer and come from a respected automaker, it takes some time on the

2017 Ram Power Wagon First Drive: Heavy-duty off-road apocalypse escape vehicle

The 2017 Ram Power Wagon is a full-size pickup that dares to answer the question, ‘what would you use to tow your house into the

2017 GMC Yukon Denali Review : All Truck, All Luxury, No Compromises

At a Cadillac event not too long ago, I mentioned our Buy This, Not That feature that pit the Cadillac Escalade against the GMC Yukon Denali

15 Risky Vehicles Automakers Gambled On

There’s a big difference between a sporting concept car and an automobile set to see production. Innovative real-world cars and trucks take years of product development and

10 Future Tesla Models to Expect in the Coming Years

For electric vehicles to have a real impact on air quality, they would need to succeed in multiple segments of the market — meaning that automakers

2016 – 2017 Harley-Davidson Roadster Review

Honestly, at first glance I was a little underwhelmed by this new-for-2016 offering from The Motor Company . I thought it was a little sparse,

10 Things You Need to Know About the 2018 Ford F-150

Americans loooove the Ford F-Series. ( … how much do they love it?) Great question! Enough to buy over 820,000 of them in 2016. Believe

12 Iconic SUVs That Need to Make a Comeback

With the price of gas low and the classic three-box sedan beginning its slow ride into the sunset, SUVs and crossovers are once again king.

Holden Colorado LTZ v Toyota HiLux SR5 comparison

I’m sure that deep inside a fortune cookie somewhere is a pseudo-cryptic message that suggests being first doesn’t immediately equate with being the best. Take

10 Hugely Underrated Cars That Are On Sale Now

2017 Cadillac CTS-V Popularity isn’t always a perfect indicator that something is better. In the car world, some of the best-selling sedans, SUVs, and crossovers are easily outclassed by

2018 Ford F-150 adds turbodiesel plus new safety tech and styling

When the best-selling truck gets updated, plenty of people take notice, and so the 2018 Ford F-150 looks set to get attention at the Detroit

The 2017 Ford Raptor Is a Desert-Dwelling, 3-Ton War Hammer

The Ford Raptor is the kind of truck that should come with its own heavy metal soundtrack and a set of Kevlar-reinforced hiking boots. It’s got

The 5 Most Impressive New Cars I Drove In 2016

I’m fortunate in that I have the opportunity to drive almost every new car that makes it to the market in any given calendar year.

Review: Sell a Kidney and Buy a Dodge Challenger Hellcat

Cars are cool, but they don’t make you cool. Think of every paunchy retiree you see in a Corvette, every divorce attorney driving a Lamborghini, or

Ford Trends 2017: Fake News and Disappearing Water Loom Large

The annual Ford trends book details what’s on the horizon for people around the world and hints at potential for changes within the auto industry.

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

2017 Ford Raptor First Drive Review : Return of the Ass-Kicking Pickup Truck

Price aside, high performance vehicles have always been engineered to cater to a specific kind of car shopper. While the risks of producing a flop can

5 Things We Learned About the New Ford Raptor

For a minute there, it was looking like we were going to be playing with the LEGO kit of the Ford Raptor come Christmas. However, we were

The Prius Plus Four Is Toyota’s Big Green Middle Finger to the Haters

Here’s the Toyota Prius paradox: Everything you’ve ever heard about it is true. It’s a green car landmark, but it’s also a threat to our