2016 Honda HR-V

First Drive: 2016 Honda HR-V Is Nice Combo Of CR-V, Fit

Honda felt the need to jump into the compact SUV market, an already crowded field of contenders that includes the Nissan Juke and the Mini (Cooper) Countryman, As oil prices continue to fall, cars are flying off the lot, so…

2016 Mazda Mazda3

First Ride: 2016 Mazda Mazda3 Is Affordable, Easy To Park, Practical

I’ve never been wild about how Mazda names their cars: 2, 3, 5, 6 and 9. No, they couldn’t give us something like the Mazda Meerkat, or the Mazda Moonshot, or even the Mazda Mi Corazon. Instead, we get numbers,…

2015 Dodge Durango Citadel AWD

Last Look: 2015 Dodge Durango Citadel Is Big, Subtle, And Worth A Look After You Say ‘I Do’

If you are thinking of tying the knot (getting married, not going to a fetish party) and are thinking the pitter patter of little feet (again, not a fetish party) may be in your near future, a car to consider…

2015 Dodge Charger

Last Call: 2015 Dodge Charger Is So Gay We Asked For Sloppy Seconds

If you live where snow and ice are common but you absolutely have to have a sportscar that’s functional and practical, the clear winner for the Year of the Sheep (or 2015, according to the Chinese calendar) is the 2015…

Sergio Marchionne

After Numerous Rejections, Sergio Marchionne & Fiat Chrysler Finally Swipe Left On General Motors

Back in May, the New York Times revealed that Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne was desperate to hook up with with General Motors — so desperate that he sent his rival a completely unsolicited merger proposal. Via email. Which went directly to…

2015 Toyota Highlander

2015 Toyota Highlander: Perfect For Your New 70-Inch TV –- And More

My roommate Dave dented up one of those Hugh-Jass flat screens and needed to replace it with some that’s even more Hugh-Jass. He found a deal at Costco for a 70-inch flat screen TV, but alas, there was no way…

2015 Mitsubishi Lancer

2015 Mitsubishi Lancer Needs A Gentle Hug, ‘Cause It Might Break

I am forever grateful to my pal Tom at the Drive Shop, who gets me cars like the Mitsubishi Lancer to run around town in. When you are getting cars to drive and review, admittedly you never have to face…

2015 Cadillac Escalade

2015 Cadillac Escalade: Too Big, Too Pretentious, Too Fabulous

Heavens to Murgatroyd, if you are into big and pretentious and have a little under one-hundred-grand to spend on one big-ass vehicle to really impress your friends and run over anyone you don’t like, look no further than the 2015…

Map of the United States

Pop Quiz: Which State Lets You Drive While Drinking & Watching A DVD?

Is it legal for me to drive while pregnant? Will I get ticketed if my car is missing its front bumper? Is it okay to drive barefoot? If you’ve ever started a Google search with, “Can I drive…”, you’re in…

air fresheners

Happy Thanksgiving, Y’All: Eat Well & Celebrate Air Fresheners

To our American readers: happy Thanksgiving! To all others: happy Independence Day (Albania, Barbados, Mauritania, Panama), National Day (Benin, Poland), or St. Andrew’s Day (Scotland). We’re taking off the rest of this week to enjoy the stress and strain of…