2018 Toyota Sequoia: For when you need to move more than just four adults

The Toyota Sequoia is just like its namesake: big and strong, but can take you down if you are not careful. Well, this Sequoia would never take you down and never take you for a frivolous ride unless that’s what…

2019 Volvo XC40 Crossover: Like a geek in a Swedish rumpus room

Volvos were like the nerdy little kid you knew in elementary school who was incredibly smart and sensitive, dressed like a geek, and was overly-protected by his parents – a reliably safe kid who seriously needed to have some fun….

2018 Range Rover HSE elevates life

Life becomes elevated in a Range Rover. Press a button, raise the suspension, and it will take you almost anywhere: up a mountainside, through rivers, or to your winter chalet. Arriving in a Range Rover demonstrates your elevated social status,…

Elon Musk apologizes for thinly veiled homophobic tweet (but still donates to people who hate us)

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: we’ve got a bit of good news/bad news with Elon Musk. The good news is that after a massive backlash from the public and investors, Tesla’s fiery CEO has apologized for a…

That’s so gay: 2018 Nissan Armada is Big Gay Al’s perfect Big Gay Ride

I love all things big and strong, even if I can’t handle them.  In my U.S. Army days, there was no soldier that could top me, mostly because none of them tried. That gave me way too much confidence when…

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2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI tears up the American Autobahn [video review]

Over the Memorial Day weekend, I drove a base Volkswagen Golf, with a five-speed manual transmission, all across Indiana and Illinois to visit family and friends. It rode comfortably, handled well, and generally enjoyed the left lane at whatever speed…

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…