Category Archives: driver-assistance safety features

2020 BMW M850i xDrive Gran Coupe – Drive Report

Sub-5 seconds to 60 mph with a 335-HP six. Or, sub-4 seconds to 60 mph with a 523-HP V8. Take your pick. Both engines power BMWs 8-Series Gran Coupe that has plenty of style and panache. Sports car performance, lots … Continue reading

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2020 Ford Expedition Max – Drive Review

Big and bigger choices are your’s to choose in the 2020 Ford Expedition. The Max version gives you the most room for the most stuff and people. A turbo V6 with a 10-speed automatic moves it all down the road. … Continue reading

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2020 Nissan Titan – Drive Report

Nissan has refreshed the Titan for 2020 with a new front end look. It’s got a 400-HP V8 and a new 9-speed automatic. Plus choose from 2×4 or 4×4, 2 or 4 doors,  and 5 or 6 seats. It tows … Continue reading

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2020 Ford Escape – First Drive

Ford has redone the Escape for 2020 with new architecture, a more car-like design, added safety features and a choice of four engines. Two gasoline engines, two hybrids and front- or all-wheel drive are yours to choose from. Here’s a … Continue reading

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2020 Lincoln Navigator – Drive Review

The new Lincoln Aviator was named the 2020 MAMA Luxury Family Vehicle of the Year. The new 2020 Aviator 3-row midsize SUV is quite refined and luxurious while at the same time delivering excellent overall dynamic performance. Read a bit … Continue reading

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2020 Toyota Highlander – First Drive

On the invite of Toyota I participated in the line-off celebration of the new Highlander at Toyota’s Princeton, Indiana plant were it is produced. Then I spent time behind the wheel of both the Highlander with the V6 engine and … Continue reading

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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 – Drive Review

Mercedes-Benz has freshened its premium compact GLC 300 SUV for 2020.  Engine power is upped to 255-hp. New front and rear design enhancements and a refined interior make for stylish driving. The GLC is a well designed and good looking … Continue reading

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2020 Hyundai Sonata – Drive Review

Yes it has Smaht Pahk! Just hit the clickah! It’s also running on an all new chassis, has been smartly restyled, and offers the choice of  three different power plants—two different gasoline engines or a hybrid. You should take a … Continue reading

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2020 Mazda CX-9 – Drive Review

Mazda has upped its game and has moved a bit more into the premium space with the Signature trim level. The 2020 Mazda CX-9 3-row midsize SUV now has increased engine torque, a new off-road traction assist, new available center … Continue reading

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2020 Lexus UX – Drive Review

First introduced for 2019 the Lexus UX premium compact crossover has gotten a few upgrades for 2020. Available as the FWD UX 200 and the AWD UX 250h, the Lexus UX provides decent driving dynamics with good acceleration, balanced ride … Continue reading

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