Tab Hunter, auto enthusiast

The following story was first published in Metrosource Magazine in 2010. We’re reprinting it to honor Tab Hunter, who passed away on July 8, 2018 at the age of 86. Tab Hunter is not a fan of labels, although he…

2018 Nissan Leaf with ProPILOT Assist Technology: Worth a close look

Nissan proudly boasts that the Leaf is the best-selling electric vehicle (EV) in the world in all promotional materials related to the Leaf. It’s been completely redesigned for 2018 and now has a battery range of 150 miles, and that’s…

2018 Subaru WRX STi RA bears its golden wheels on the Nurburgring

If you’re going to attempt to break lap records on Germany’s famed Nurburgring, you better come with a big gold set of wheels and a large rear wing! A fortified chassis and powertrain are essential too. This is the track…

2018 Toyota Tundra 1794 Crewmax: Butch meets beautiful!

I still say trucks are for work, and if you want a truck to go glam and be beautiful, you have your meds all mixed up.  And yet..if you really do want a beautiful truck that can take it like…

That’s so gay: Brand-new 2018 Hyundai Kona is one of the best new cars of the year

You’ll pay through the nose for 100% Hawaiian Kona coffee, but the brand-new 2018 Hyundai Kona is a bargain. Starting at just under $20,000, the Kona is rich, tasteful, and hot like a lava flow. This car has just about…

2018 Nissan Rogue: If you can vogue, you can Rogue

Not that you should ever start describing the love of your life by listing all known faults, but allow me to jump right in and mention the two things I don’t like about the 2018 Nissan Rogue: tight seats and…

The 2018 Honda Accord is a youthful, sexy biaaatch

Ohhh, the 2018 Honda Accord is back on the block in a major way. Designers gave the previous ho-hum-looking Accord a swift kick to the curb and have now injected it with youngun’ juice. The 10th-gen sedan is a youthful…

2018 Jeep Compass: Off-roading on a budget

So here’s the Deal or No Deal (without Duchess Megan Markle): if you like to off-road and really do go off-road a lot (be honest), the 2018 Jeep Compass is a reliable SUV to take over hill and dale and to…

Donald Trump fans flames of trade war with Germany and…Harley Davidson?!?

Donald Trump thinks trade wars are awesome, but he’s not such a fan of German automakers (or Germany in general). That has the folks at BMW, Daimler, and Volkswagen–not to mention their investors–very worried. The Washington Post reports: Yet, despite healthy…

Elon Musk emailed Tesla leaker/whistleblower after lawsuit was filed

Do Musk’s lawyers know? Or are they, like Trump’s lawyers, just powerless to stop the guy from running his mouth? The Washington Post reports: Hours after Tesla sued its former employee on charges he had stolen company secrets, and days…