2015 Jeep® Cherokee Trailhawk

2015 Jeep Cherokee: Wunderbar, But Hereafter, We’ll Call It The Jeep ‘Cherilyn’

ESPN now gives its on-air announcers the option of saying or not saying the offensive name of the professional football team in our nation’s capital. (Thank you, Keith Olbermann, because it always takes a liberal to liberate people.) The Washington…

Mean Girls at Christmas

Happy Holidays From Gaywheels

From our devoted team of writers, auto wranglers, and greasemonkeys, we hope you have a safe, warm, wonderful holiday surrounded by friends and loved ones. (Even family, if you’re so inclined.) We’re taking a short break for a couple of…

2015 Subaru Outback

2015 Subaru Outback Is As Gay and Great As Ever

When you are LGBT, survived the gay 1990s and are now thriving in a pro-marriage state of the union, can you get any more fabulous? When you are Subaru, and especially if you are the Outback, well then, yes you…

2015 Toyota RAV4

2015 Toyota RAV4: Better Than Your Memory

My best friend is looking for a new mid-size crossover, and usual, called for a list of suspects to explore.  When I mentioned the RAV4, which is well-loved by another friend, he paused before saying, “Toyotas always seem noisy and…

2015 Ford F-150

First Ride: 2015 Ford F-150 Loses 700 Pounds, Does 360 Better Than Anderson Cooper

Anytime you’re as big and loveable as the Stay Puff Marshmallow Man from Ghostbusters and then suddenly lose 700 pounds, people will wonder if you can stay mean yet will often note how great you look – as well as…

2014 Toyota Highlander

Last Look For 2014: Toyota Highlander Is Softer, Stronger, Still The Big Winner At Any Highland Games

Remember the days when Toyotas really were the little cars on the road? Those days are long gone, and as if we needed proof, the 2014 Toyota Highlander is a big vehicle that technically is no bigger than last year’s…

2015 Lexus LS460

2015 Lexus LS460 Is A Drama-Free Waltz

It’s easy to forget the inherent goodness of the Lexus LS460.  Amidst the glitterati of Bentleys, Mercedes, Audis, and BMWs, the LS460 just glides under the velvet rope without drama.  It possesses talent that places it among the best cars…

LGBT rights in Texas

Homophobes In Toyota’s New Hometown Attack Proposed LGBT Protections

Texas is like a whole other country — especially for Toyota’s LGBT employees planning to relocate to the automaker’s new HQ in Plano. When Toyota announced its consolidation/relocation plans in May, the company sent Gaywheels the following statement: “We have…

2015 Volkswagen Golf GTI

2015 Volkswagen Golf Worships At The Altar Of The Autobahn

Like religious humans, automobiles have their altars.  For Jeep, it’s the Rubicon trail.  Corvettes do their best work at LeMans and as pace cars in Indianapolis.  But, Volkswagen was born for one road — Germany’s famed Autobahn.  Fly GTI with…

Subaru Commissions Designer Mondo Guerra To Create Custom 2015 Subaru Legacy For World AIDS Day

December 1 means many things to many people. It’s the birthday of Candace Bushnell, without whom we wouldn’t have Carrie, Charlotte, Miranda, and/or Samantha. And on a more somber note, it’s the anniversary of the death of Alvin Ailey, one…