Category: driver-assistance safety features

  • 2022 Mazda MX-30 EV – First Drive

    2022 Mazda MX-30 EV – First Drive

    The 2022 Mazda MX-30 EV is an entirely new subcompact crossover utility vehicle (UV) that’s battery powered. It’s only sold in California, at least for now. Driving range is 100 miles. Not really much compared to other BEVs on the market. But, for city dwellers and commuters it might just be enough. Check it out […]

  • 2022 Lexus NX – Drive Review

    2022 Lexus NX – Drive Review

    The NX compact UV is completely redesigned for 2022. The NX is longer, wider and taller and has fresh new styling both on the outside and inside. There are more powertrains to choose from. And the infotainment system’s much criticized console-mounted touchpad has been replaced by a more user friendly touchscreen. Click here to learn […]

  • 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan – Drive Review

    2022 Volkswagen Tiguan – Drive Review

    Tiguan is Volkswagen’s best selling model in the U.S., as well as around the world. It’s one of two compact utility vehicles on the market today that offers seven passenger seating. The Tiguan is well designed and equipped for urban living. It has a nicely performing drive train as well as confident handling and a […]

  • 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee L – Drive Review

    2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee L – Drive Review

    Take your pick: dry roads, wet roads, rocks, mud, sand, snow – the Jeep Grand Cherokee L can handle them all. And now you can get third-row seating to carry more of your friends and/or family to wherever. Read up on the new 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee L here. @1ChicagoCarGuy

  • 2022 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe – Drive Review

    2022 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe – Drive Review

    The new 4 Series range is designed intentionally to stand out with its own distinct character and to distinguish from the 3 Series Sedan. Following on the heels of the 2021 coupe and convertible the 4 Series Gran Coupe was introduced for 2022. The Gran Coupe rides on a longer wheelbase with more overall length, […]

  • 2022 Ford Maverick – First Drive

    2022 Ford Maverick – First Drive

    The new Maverick, with a $19,995 base price, is the lowest priced new vehicle offered by Ford today. And, the new Maverick comes standard with a hybrid engine. The first pickup to come to the American market with a hybrid as standard. Maverick rides on a 121 inch wheelbase, is 199.7 inches long, is offered […]

  • 2022 Subaru Forester Wilderness – First Drive

    2022 Subaru Forester Wilderness – First Drive

    Subaru has introduced a Wilderness trim on the Forester with unique design elements, increased ground clearance and off-road tires. The roof rack has increased load capacity for mounting a tent. Check out more of the updates here. @1ChicagoCarGuy

  • 2021 Mazda CX-5 – Coastal Cruise

    2021 Mazda CX-5 – Coastal Cruise

    A visit to Southern California provided a nice opportunity to become reacquainted with the Mazda CX-5 compact crossover. From the western end of Route 66 in Santa Monica and along coastal California Route 1 to Santa Barbara the Mazda CX-5 made for a very nice and also fun-to-drive road trip. Read about the happenings here. […]

  • 2022 Nissan Pathfinder – Drive Review

    2022 Nissan Pathfinder – Drive Review

    For 2022 the Pathfinder is entirely new from the ground up. A new 9-speed transmission combined with the 284-hp V6 gives it good performance and better trailer towing ability. The interior is completely fresh and stylish and loaded with tech. A complete suite of advanced driver-assist safety (ADAS) features including Nissan’s ProPilot Assist are available. Read […]

  • 2022 Infiniti QX60 – Drive Review

    2022 Infiniti QX60 – Drive Review

    Infiniti has redone the QX60 for 2022. An exterior and interior refresh plus a new 9-speed automatic will enable the QX60 to better compete in the premium midsize 3-row utility vehicle segment. Performance from the 295-hp 3.5-L V6 with the new transmission is much improved and there’s a slightly better city fuel economy rating. Read […]