Category: all-wheel drive

  • 2023 Volvo C40 Recharge – Drive Review

    2023 Volvo C40 Recharge – Drive Review

    The Volvo C40 Recharge is the first Volvo model in the company’s history to be designed as pure electric only.  The 5-passenger C40 Recharge comes with twin electric motors, one on the front axle and one on the rear axle, with a total output of 402-horsepower. New for 2023, the C40 Recharge is also available…

  • 2023 Polestar 2 Dual Motor – First Drive

    2023 Polestar 2 Dual Motor – First Drive

    Polestar 2 launched in 2019 as the electric performance fastback with avant-garde Scandinavian design. For 2023 the Polestar 2 electric fastback gains important new features and refinements, new exterior and interior colors and materials, premium Bridge of Weir leather, and an enhanced Performance Pack delivering 476hp. The 2023 Polestar 2 Single motor has a starting…

  • 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe – Drive Review

    2022 Hyundai Santa Fe – Drive Review

    Hyundai Santa Fe is a 5-passenger, two-row midsize utility vehicle. Santa Fe is offered in six trim levels with corresponding pairings with four different power trains. There is a choice between two different ICE-powertrains, an HEV or a PHEV. Base prices range from $28,450 to $47,370. More information can be found here. @1ChicagoCarGuy

  • 2023 Toyota bZ4X – First Drive

    2023 Toyota bZ4X – First Drive

    Toyota “bZ” is a new vehicle series; a sub-brand that will encompass a range of seven new vehicles. The first is bZ4X. A compact 5-passenger crossover utility vehicle that is built on a new e-TNGA vehicle architecture uniquely designed for battery-electric vehicles. The bZ4X is offered in two trim levels, both with either front-wheel or…

  • 2024 Mazda CX-90 – World Debut

    2024 Mazda CX-90 – World Debut

    The entirely new 2024 Mazda CX-90 made its world premier in Southern California. CX-90 is built on an all-new large platform that features a front-engine, rear-wheel-bias longitudinal layout designed to elevate Mazda’s signature driving performance. The new three-row SUV will seat up to eight. There’s a choice of a mild-hybrid 3.3-L 340-HP inline-six cylinder or…

  • 2023 Toyota Highlander – Drive Review

    2023 Toyota Highlander – Drive Review

    The Highlander is Toyota’s 3-row midsize crossover SUV and among the top-sellers in this class of utility vehicles. For 2023, Highlander has a new, higher-torque and more efficient 265-HP 2.4-L turbocharged four-cylinder that delivers 310 lb-ft of torque. It’s also offered with a Hybrid that combines a high-efficiency 2.5-liter DOHC four-cylinder engine with two electric motor-generators…

  • 2023 Audi A3 – Drive Report

    2023 Audi A3 – Drive Report

    The Audi A3 was redesigned for 2022. New architecture with a wider and bolder stance and a larger platform, new exterior styling, an all-new interior, a revised engine program, plus the addition of more technology make for nice improvements in an already good subcompact sedan. The 2023 A3 model gets changes to trim levels and standard…

  • 2023 Volvo XC90 Recharge – Drive Review

    2023 Volvo XC90 Recharge – Drive Review

    The entire 2023 lineup of Volvo cars in the U.S. consists of mild hybrid, hybrid or electric vehicles. Volvo is no longer offering a pure-ICE (internal combustion engine) powered model. The 2023 Volvo XC90 is a premium mid-size three-row seven-passenger SUV. It’s available in three different trim levels with three engine choices. The XC90 is equipped…

  • 2023 Mazda CX-50 – Drive Review

    2023 Mazda CX-50 – Drive Review

    The all-new 2023 Mazda CX-50 is an addition to the Mazda product lineup. The CX-50 is a two-row, five-seat compact sport utility vehicle (SUV) designed expressly for the U.S. and Canada. The CX-50 is not only designed for the U.S. but it’s built in the U.S. at the Mazda Toyota Manufacturing Plant in Huntsville, Alabama.…

  • 2023 Genesis G90 – Drive Review

    2023 Genesis G90 – Drive Review

    Genesis’ flagship G90 4-door sedan has been fully redesigned for 2023. The G90 is extremely well equipped, very plush and comfortable, and is a viable consideration if you are in the market for a luxury sedan. More information on the new G90 is here. @1ChicagoCarGuy