Will the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel Even Sell in the Wake of Dieselgate?

Poor diesel perception may prove too difficult to overcome

Mazda has a new CX-5 with a diesel engine in it. That will mean better fuel economy and torque, but will the model actually sell or has VW ruined diesel engines with Dieselgate?

People Still Really Love the Hell Out of Muscle Cars

They remain head turners even if they don't sell

The world loves muscle cars, unless you happen to be the neighbor of a muscle car owner who loves to rev his engine at all hours. They're like a kid's imagination come to life.

Mazda Used to Make an All-Wheel Drive 6, So Why Not Now?

The Mazdaspeed6 was one special unicorn

Well, a little over a decade ago, Mazda built an all-wheel drive sedan, and it was called the Mazdaspeed 6. It was short-lived, for sure, lasting for only two production years from 2006 to 2007. 

Doing the #ShiggyChallenge is Stupid Car Behavior

At the very least, do not attempt on a busy road

Celebrities and Joe Schmoes alike are doing the Shiggy Challenge but when you get hit by a car, you're taking it too far.

The Tesla Model X is the Ugliest SUV Made Today

It's been beestung, and it's badly in need of a car Epi-pen

You certainly can't say the Tesla Model X is a copy of any other brand's crossover/SUV. But that doesn't mean it's attractive.

Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Buy the 2018 Audi A4 2.0T quattro

The understated sports sedan rises to the top

The 2018 Audi A4 is the one sports sedan that does just about everything well. Build quality, reliability, technology, comfort, and driving performance are superb. 

Will the Genesis G70 and the Hyundai Veloster N Mean the End of the German Performance Reign?

The Land of the Morning Calm is disrupting everything

Both the Genesis G70 sports sedan and the new Hyundai Veloster N have lit the web on fire with huge accolades for their driving prowess, and none of the compliments are soft.

The Problem With Crossovers Is Their Lack of Personality

Most vehicles in this segment are extremely similar

Do you want something that's going to set you apart from the crowd? Don't buy a crossover then. These vehicles have hardly any personality.

Can Alfa Romeo and Fiat Survive in America?

Marchionne's successor has a lot of work to do

Alfa Romeo and Fiat vehicles aren't selling here in the states. Will the brands survive or will Mike Manley, FCA's new leader decide that they're not worth keeping around?

The 2018 Honda Odyssey is Like a Carbon Fiber Fanny Pack

It's trying too hard to pretend it's not a minivan

The Honda Odyssey comes across as an overwrought item that's supposed to be eminently practical. Instead, it comes across like a carbon fiber fanny pack, a burly bouncer wearing skinny jeans.

Why Kia Should Build a Premium Brand

From "Keep It Affordable" to "Keeping It Affluent"

Kia makes some of the best cars in the industry today. The K900, Cadenza, and the new Stinger are all worthy of a premium badge, but Kia has no upscale brand. We think it's time for one.

Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Buy the 2018 Chevy Equinox

Chevrolet's high-seller is a killer crossover

Chevy has an all-new Equinox for the 2018 model year, and it's one of the best crossovers in its segment. Here are five reasons we think it's worth buying.

Why the Future of Car Shows Remains in Question

Do they provide unique enough offerings?

Fewer automakers are showing up to the major auto shows in favor of other marketing endeavors. Could this be the beginning of the end for auto shows?

The Refreshed Mazda6 Turbo is Excellent, But It Really Needs All-Wheel Drive

More powerful, more refined, but can we order more traction?

After driving the new Mazda6 for a little while, we can see that the seemingly small changes collectively have a huge impact. The bigger engine is a marvel, but it could use two more driven wheels.

Why You Should Buy a Volvo V60 Polestar While You Still Can

The last of the gas-powered Polestar wagons

Volvo's Polestar brand will spin off into its own EV car company soon, but right now you can still buy a Volvo V60 Polestar with a gasoline engine. Here are some reasons why you should.