Category Archives: new car review

2021 BMW 330e Sedan – Drive Review

The BMW 330e plug-in hybrid (PHEV) is back for 2021 with some improvement. BMW calls it a performance plug-in-hybrid with the choice of either the 330e rear-wheel drive or the 330e xDrive all-wheel drive model. A brand-new feature in the … Continue reading

Posted in automobiles, driver-assistance safety features, family cars, hybrid vehicles, new car review, sport sedans | Leave a comment

2022 Hyundai Tucson – All-new, First drive

Hyundai has revamped its best-selling Tucson for 2022. It’s longer, wider and a bit taller. There’s more room for the passengers and more room for cargo. There are three engines to choose from. Two of them are hybrids, which is … Continue reading

Posted in all-wheel drive, automobiles, compact SUV, crossover SUV, driver-assistance safety features, hybrid vehicles, new car review, SUVs | Leave a comment

2021 Cadillac CT5 – Drive Review

The Cadillac CT5 is now in its second year and a few changes have been made. The CT5 is a competitive entry in the premium midsize sedan class. It will give well-regarded European as well as Asian brands a run … Continue reading

Posted in all-wheel drive, automobiles, driver-assistance safety features, luxury sedans, midsize sedans, new car review, Premium luxury cars, sport sedans | Leave a comment

2021 Chrysler Pacifica – Minivan v. SUV

Although popular thinking has it that a utility vehicle is the thing to have, that may not always be the case. It might just be that a minivan is better suited for your driving needs. Read my thoughts on that … Continue reading

Posted in automobiles, family cars, minivans, new car review, SUVs | Leave a comment

2021 Kia Sorento – Drive Review

The new 2021 Sorento’s fresh looks help make it stand out from the competition. The new power train and technology features should attract more buyers. The interior is comfortable, refined and has a premium look. LX and S trims with … Continue reading

Posted in all-wheel drive, automobiles, crossover SUV, driver-assistance safety features, hybrid vehicles, midsize SUV, new car review, SUVs | Leave a comment

2021 Rolls-Royce Ghost – Drive Review

Ten years after I drove the new 2011 Rolls-Royce Ghost I found myself behind the wheel of the entirely new 2021 Rolls-Royce Ghost. The Rolls-Royce Ghost clients have changed in the way success is expressed. Named ‘Post Opulence’ internally, it … Continue reading

Posted in all-wheel drive, automobiles, driver-assistance safety features, large cars, luxury sedans, new car review, Premium luxury cars | Leave a comment

2021 Jeep Gladiator – Drive Review

New on the 2021 Jeep Gladiator is the availability of a 260-hp 3.0-L EcoDiesel V6 with a 442 lb.ft. torque rating.  EPA fuel economy ratings are 24 combined mpg with 22 city mpg and 28 highway mpg. The V6 EcoDiesel … Continue reading

Posted in automobiles, diesel cars, fuel economy, midsize pickups, new car review, off-road vehicles, pickup trucks | Leave a comment

2021 Cadillac Escalade – Drive Review

The 2021 Escalade is large, luxurious, spacious and sophisticated. For 2021 it’s completely new with a more elegant exterior design and on overall more refined look. The new Escalade is also larger with more interior space for passengers in the … Continue reading

Posted in automobiles, diesel cars, driver-assistance safety features, full size SUV, luxury SUV, new car review, Premium SUV, SUVs | Leave a comment

2021 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray – Drive Review

Think Spring! If you were buying a new Corvette would you choose the coupe or the convertible? The Corvette Stingray got a few updates for 2021 with new colors and stipe packages as well as some equipment changes. In spite … Continue reading

Posted in 2-door coupes, automobiles, convertibles, new car review, performance cars, supercars, two-seaters | Leave a comment

2021 MINI Cooper SE Countryman ALL4 PHEV

The new 4-door 2021 MINI Cooper Countryman has been updated with new exterior and interior design elements along with enhancements in technology and equipment offerings. The 2021 MINI Cooper SE Countryman ALL4 PHEV is the plug-in hybrid variant. It is powered … Continue reading

Posted in all-wheel drive, automobiles, compact SUV, hybrid vehicles, new car review, sporty cars, station wagen | Leave a comment