Monthly Archive:: January 2016

Review: 2016 Ford Focus Elevates the Daily Drive

  Overview (Letter Grade after 8 Categories: B Minus) Last year, we road tested the high performance 2015 Ford Focus ST five door hatchback with its aggressive...

Self-Driving Cars News Update

With many experts predicting growing consumer availability and acceptance of autonomous or self-driving cars by 2020-2022 and fully autonomous vehicles by 2025, the development of safety and...

Making Sense of Genesis

  There was an air of excitement at Hyundai’s exhibit at the Detroit Auto Show. They were getting ready to introduce their new luxury brand, Genesis to...

2016 Porsche 718

New name, motors, and slightly exterior revision of the Boxter and Cayman.

Review: 2016 Hyundai Accent is Superior to Newer Rivals

  Written by James Hamel Overview (Letter Grade after 8 Categories: B-) : The subcompact Hyundai Accent enters its final model year before a redesign with just...

14 Things to Know About Driving in Severe Winter Weather

Blizzards, blowing and drifting snow, icy roads, reduced visibility, and the possibility of getting stranded for hours or longer are just some of the dangerous aspects of...

IIHS Awards Top Safety Pick+ to Four More 2016 Vehicles

Just one month after the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) published the initial batch of 48 winners of its Top Safety Pick+ award, four more 2016...

2016 DS 3

No longer a Citroen, but still unconvincing. http://www.autoexpress.co.uk/citroen/ds3/66723/new-citroen-ds3-aiming-take-next-mini It looks...

Best Concept Cars of the 2016 Detroit Auto Show

What’s a major auto show without a few flashy new concept cars to wow the public? The 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit (the 2016...

201? BMW Z5

First spy images of the BMW Z5, replacement for the Z4. Not exactly liking what I'm seeing so far. ...