The all-new 2015 Lexus NX compact SUV is not your father’s ho-hum Lexus. The sedate Japanese brand distinguishes its new model with sharp lines, a polarizing front-end, and unique driving position. The NX is available as the 200t turbocharged variant and the 300h hybrid model—which swaps some power for class-leading fuel efficiency. With the turbocharged […]
As most consumers know, Volvo has worked to establish safety as the carmaker’s main brand identify. That’s not changing, but company executives are now working on new areas of focus, from design to performance, to make owners not only feel safe—but inspired.
A Subaru wagon is held in high regard in certain parts of the country where all-wheel drive is supremely important—like the Pacific Northwest, Rocky Mountains and Northern Michigan. Unfortunately, many Americans in other regions might not fully appreciate the wonders of a wagon, even one as capable as the Subaru Outback. If you fit into that category, here’s what you’re missing.
If there’s a new graduate in your family, chances are this will be a busy summer preparing for college or using that college degree to enter the workforce. Since both scenarios involve travel, we’ve decided to list our top new car picks for first-time buyers.
Every once in a while, a single trim level on a vehicle changes your perspective on the entire model. This is the case of the 2015 Jeep Cherokee Limited. A few months ago, I had driven the 2015 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk which was a perfect blend of new-age SUV comfort with old-school off-road performance. But […]
The Circuit of the Americas (COTA) in Austin, Tex. is the home of non-stop high-velocity driving. The 3.41-mile Formula 1 track not only hosts the single Grand Prix race in the United States, but is also the venue for media drives for speed machines like AMG and M vehicles. So I made my fifth visit to COTA to put the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V through its paces.