Category: midsize sedans

  • 2018 Hyundai Sonata – Drive Review

    The 5-passenger, front-wheel drive Sonata has been redesigned for 2018. It’s offered in a number of models with different powertrains—Sonata, Sonata 2.0T, Sonata Eco, Sonata Hybrid and Sonata Plug-in Hybrid. I recently drove the 2018 Sonata Limited powered by a 185-HP 2.4-L 4-cylinder. There are many good choices in the midsize sedan segment. The Sonata fits in […]

  • 2018 Genesis G80 Sport – Drive Review

    The new-for-2018 Genesis G80 Sport in all-wheel drive configuration is priced to start at $57,750. The G80 Sport is well appointed and is powered by a 365 HP twin-turbo 3.3-liter V6 mated to an eight-speed sport tuned automatic transmission. Rear-wheel drive is also available. I drove the G80 Sport in the city, on the highway […]

  • 2017 Ford Fusion Energi – Drive Review

    The 5-passenger Ford Fusion Energi is rated to have a 610-mile driving range on a full tank of gasoline and full battery charge. Ford says it’s the highest combined range of any plug-in hybrid sold in America. Priced starting at $34,120, the 2.0-Liter 4-cylinder together with the electric motor has a combined 188-HP and delivers […]

  • 2017 BMW 540i – Drive Review

    This Ultimate Driving Machine is comfortable and refined and loaded with driving-assistance safety technology. It’ll park itself in a tight garage while you stand beside it. The audio volume can be changed with a rotation of your index finger and you can answer your mobile phone with a swipe of your hand. The 2017 BMW 5-series has […]

  • 2017 Ford Fusion V6 Sport – Drive Review

    The 2017 Ford Fusion V6 Sport midsize sedan is great for hauling the children to school, taking your in-laws out to dinner and on the weekend having some fun at your local car enthusiast country club or nearby racetrack. With 325-hp, a 6-speed automatic and all-wheel-drive the Fusion Sport will get you to 60 mph […]

  • 2017 Volkswagen Passat – Drive Report

    Four doors, five seats, a choice of two engines, priced from $22K to $34K and built in Tennessee. The 2017 VW Passat represents a good choice in a family sedan. The Passat was refreshed for 2016 with new sheetmetal, a revised interior and new connectivity and available driver assistance systems. For 2017, driver assistance, connectivity, and […]

  • 2017 Dodge Durango GT – Drive Report

    The roomy, rugged, aggressively styled, HEMI-powered 2017 Dodge Durango fits the bill as an SUV that will do what an SUV is supposed to do very well. Seating for up to seven, a choice of V6 or V8 power and loads of available driver-assistance safety features make the Durango a must-see for many families shopping […]

  • 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid – Drive Report

    The Accord Hybrid is back for 2017 with an all-new two motor hybrid system combined with a 2.0-L gas engine putting out 212 total system horsepower. This good looking, traditional 5-passenger sedan will save you bucks on gasoline. It drives quite sporty and is also comfortable and quiet on the inside. Read my thought on […]

  • 2017 Volvo S90 – Drive Report

    It’s a finalist for the 2017 North American Car of the Year award. The all-new 2017 Volvo S90 luxury sedan is turning lots of heads. With a sophisticated Scandinavian style and a comfortable and roomy interior, the S90 should satisfy the Euro-car need in you. Two engine choices paired with front-wheel or all-wheel drive along […]

  • 2017 Honda Accord Touring V6 – Drive Report

    Significantly updated in 2016 and now with a few new tweaks for 2017, the Honda Accord Touring V6 proved to be a very enjoyable midsize 5-passenger 4-door conveyance. It’s roomy with a high-quality interior that provides lots of comfort. The V6 is pretty quick while also providing decent fuel economy. The overall driving experience is […]