Category Archives: large cars

2019 Volkswagen Arteon – Drive Review

The new flagship from Volkswagen, replacing the CC sedan, is the much larger Arteon. With its premium, fastback look, refined face and roomy interior you’ll think you’re driving a more-premium brand car. Priced to start at $35,845 and with 268-horsepower … Continue reading

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2019 Mercedes-Benz E 450 – Drive Report

Mercedes offers the E-class in body styles to suit everyone. Along with the sedan and wagon there’s also a coupe and a convertible. The present generation of E-class was introduced in 2016 loaded with numerous technical innovations. For 2019, new … Continue reading

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2019 Toyota Avalon – Drive Review

The Toyota Avalon has been extensively revamped for 2019. This in spite of ever-diminishing new vehicle buyer’s interests in sedans. And to stimulate more interest, Toyota has ramped up the Avalon’s looks and style giving it a more head-turning presence. … Continue reading

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2017 Genesis G90 – First Drive

Now we have the Korean take on luxury to look at, choose and drive. The all-new Genesis brand with its all-new 2017 G90 4-door sedan is something to look at. Premium V6 or Ultimate V8 models, both in rear drive … Continue reading

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Dodge Charger Hellcat – Extreme Family Transportation

Why not have a 707HP, 5-passenger, 4-door family sedan parked in your driveway? This Hellcat can just as well be a pussycat. It’s all up to you and the potential for either is all there. Dodge’s Charger SRT Hellcat is … Continue reading

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2016 Kia K900 V6 – Drive & Review

 For 2016 Kia’s flagship K900 has a new 311HP V6 and some mild exterior updates. New driver-assistance safety features such as automatic emergency braking will help keep you out of that accidental collision. The 420HP V8 is still offered but … Continue reading

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2016 Bentley Mulsanne Speed

My colleague Henny Hemmes, who lives in the Netherlands, first got to be driven as a rear seat passenger and then drive herself in this gorgeous $338,000 Bentley. Read Henny’s experience right here with one mouse click. @1ChicagoCarGuy  

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