Cars and automobiles
7 Ways to Prepare Your Car for a Road Trip
This post was sponsored by Monroe Shocks & Struts. All opinions are my own. The great American road trip is a tradition. Each year, countless families load up the car, truck, or minivan for adventures down our nation’s highways and backroads. But before you plan your trip, make sure... Read more
The 2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO Delivers Ultimate Driving Pleasure
A couple of years ago, I attended one of those fantasy driving programs where participants get to drive the supercar of their dreams. I chose a McClaren because they are rare in my part of the country. Other guys lined up for the Ferraris and Lamborghinis. But the longest line... Read more
Yes, Volkswagen Does Make Pickup Trucks
We all know that Volkswagen makes a wide range of automobiles such as compact cars, family sedans, SUVs, and the iconic VW Bus (which will be all-electric in its latest iteration), but pickup trucks are not vehicles most people associate with the brand. VW plans to change that perception... Read more
The Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Concept Showcases Italian Design
There is no question that Aston Martin designs beautiful production cars. But the automaker’s creative vision is fully realized on their concept vehicles. Take the latest Aston Martin concept car, for example.  The Vanquish Zagato Concept is a gorgeous expression of Italian design. The Vanquish Zagato Concept was created... Read more
3 of the Coolest Volkswagens You Will Ever See
I must admit that I never paid much attention to Volkswagens other the looking for VW Bugs to play a game of “Punch Buggy.” In 2014, my perception changed when I took a trip to Virginia to drive their full lineup of vehicles. I left with a newfound respect... Read more
The Limited Edition Ram 1500 Stinger Yellow Sport Offers Aggressive Styling and Performance
Today’s truck lovers have a lot to be excited about. Not only are pickups more comfortable and fuel-efficient, but they are also more powerful, capable, and performance focused. The new limited-edition Ram 1500 Stinger Yellow Sport is a stunning example of a modern-day pickup truck. Available in Crew Cab... Read more
Watch The Ford F-150 Raptor Shred the Mojave Desert Terrain Like a Boss
Last year, when I attended the Detroit Auto Show, I got to see the debut of the all-new 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor during the Ford press conference. Forged from high-strength, military-grade, aluminum alloy, it was a thing of beauty. The truck was rugged, spacious, and well-designed. Ford engineers also boosted... Read more
The 2016 Lexus NX 300h is Stylish Hybrid for Young Professionals
I first drove the Lexus NX in 2014 during a pre-launch event in Seattle. Two years later, I got to drive an actual production model – the 2016 Lexus NX 300h. After one week behind the wheel, I’m still impressed by the sporty crossover SUV. It’s powerful, daring in design... Read more
This Electric Supercar Concept Boasts a Top Speed of 217 MPH
Over the past couple of years, the selection of electric supercars has grown tremendously. Whereas electric cars were once the domain of eco-conscious consumer, they’ve now crossed over into the realm of performance-hungry car enthusiasts. Techrules, a Chinese automotive research and development company, has developed a new concept car... Read more
The Vauxhall GT Concept is the Template for Future Sports Cars
The 1965 Opel Experimental GT and the 1966 Vauxhall XVR were the first true concept vehicles to appear from the design houses of a European manufacturer. Both of these innovative cars were thoroughly modern with dynamic sculptural forms. Inspired by these groundbreaking vehicles, Vauxhall has designed the GT Concept... Read more