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1964 Porsche 901 vs. 1986 Porsche 959: Who’s Your Daddy?

1964 Porsche 901 vs. 1986 Porsche 959: Who’s Your Daddy?

October 22, 1964 proved to be a fateful day. The 53rd, 54th, and 55th Porsche 911s were built that day, only they weren’t called 911s. See, a year earlier at the 50th Paris Motor Show the Porsche 901
2020 Audi A4 Allroad Shows The Brand’s Wagon Game Remains Strong

2020 Audi A4 Allroad Shows The Brand’s Wagon Game Remains Strong

With the 591-hp Audi RS6 Avant and A6 Allroad station wagons finally set to reintroduce midsize Audi wagon greatness to the U.S. market this summer, you may be thinking a return for the smaller A4
2020 Hyundai Venue Subcompact SUV Review: Good Car, Inexpensive

2020 Hyundai Venue Subcompact SUV Review: Good Car, Inexpensive

The Kona gets a little brother with a simplified model structure. Lots of safety come standard and blind-spot detection is available; only adaptive cruise control is missing. It's a winner. The post

2020 Ford Mustang GT PP2 Review – Pony Car Essence, at a Price

In order to promote the Mustang Mach-E that would be unveiled later that night, Ford gave journalists who’d flown to California for the reveal the chance to drive the rest of the Mustang lineup. From
2021 GMC Yukon and Yukon XL First Look: Breaking Away from Chevy?

2021 GMC Yukon and Yukon XL First Look: Breaking Away from Chevy?

Chevrolet is happy to collect 80 grand or more from fiercely brand-loyal buyers looking for a top-shelf Tahoe or Suburban, but fancy folks looking to spend that kind of money are usually snobbier
Specs Check: 2020 Porsche Macan vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe vs. Range Rover Evoque

Specs Check: 2020 Porsche Macan vs. Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe vs. Range Rover Evoque

The four-cylinder Macan might be Porsche’s entry-level SUV, but its price point puts it right at the heart of the sporty, four-cylinder premium compact SUV segment. That Porsche badge brings a lot

2020 Volkswagen Passat S Rental Review – Big and Basic

When your author’s 2019 Golf SportWagen (to be revealed soon) went into the shop for warranty work after just two weeks of ownership, the dealer provided a service loaner for a couple days (or four).

2019 Toyota Sequoia Review – Proven Presence

Do you remember 2008? I do. I was six years into a career in sales with a Fortune 500 company that I figured I’d retire from. I had an 18-month-old daughter, with a second on the way toward the end of

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited X 4×4 Review – Aging Stalwart

I knew I might need wheels during a week-long trip to Los Angeles. I was hoping for something well-suited for a run over the Angeles Crest Highway. Instead, a Jeep Grand Cherokee was the vehicle
2020 Honda Accord Trim Guide: What Features Do You Get on LX, Sport, EX, and Touring?

2020 Honda Accord Trim Guide: What Features Do You Get on LX, Sport, EX, and Touring?

So you’ve decided the 2020 Honda Accord is the midsize sedan for you. Great! Now you get to sift through the trims to determine which spec will work best for you. Let us help you make sense of the
1999 Porsche 911 GT3 vs. 2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Weissach: Still Screaming Two Decades Later

1999 Porsche 911 GT3 vs. 2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Weissach: Still Screaming Two Decades Later

It’s deeply familiar but also clearly out of its time. The key is left of the steering wheel, as you’d expect, and the engine catches after just a few cranks. It feels almost modern. Something sounds
The Lamborghini Urus demands your respect

The Lamborghini Urus demands your respect

Purity is a concept the Lamborghini Urus has little time for, and rightly so. On paper, SUV body aside, it checks off all the boxes fans of the automaker have come to expect: ridiculous power,
The Lamborghini Urus demands your respect

The Lamborghini Urus demands your respect

Purity is a concept the Lamborghini Urus has little time for, and rightly so. On paper, SUV body aside, it checks off all the boxes fans of the automaker have come to expect: ridiculous power,

Gone Truckin’ Nuts — TTAC Compares Midsize Trucks

The midsize pickup truck market was once thought dead, particularly in the wake of seemingly unstoppable sales in the full-size class. But after General Motors brought forth updated generations of the

2020 Nissan Sentra First Drive – Back in the Game

I was focusing on the road while piloting the 2020 Nissan Sentra down the canyon roads just outside Los Angeles, yet somehow I didn’t notice the previous-generation Sentra headed in the opposite

Hyundai’s RM19 Previews the Brand’s Performance Future

I drove the racetrack-ready Hyundai RM19 prototype, and I didn’t crash it. The day after the Los Angeles Auto Show, while most of the rest of the assembled automotive media was either at home or in an

2020 Mazda CX-30 First Drive: Not a CX-3 Replacement, but Maybe It Should Be

Keen observers of the new car market have taken note of the proliferation of compact and subcompact crossovers, with new models shoved into niches seemingly too small to fit yet another jacked-up
2021 Chevrolet Suburban First Look: Biggest and Baddest Full-Size SUV?

2021 Chevrolet Suburban First Look: Biggest and Baddest Full-Size SUV?

A new Chevrolet Suburban is big. In dimension. In investment. In importance. As the sun sets on the current Suburban that came out in 2014 as a 2015 model, a new and massive six-seater with vast
2021 Chevrolet Tahoe First Look: SUV Gets Independent Suspension, Comes in Six Flavors

2021 Chevrolet Tahoe First Look: SUV Gets Independent Suspension, Comes in Six Flavors

If the current Chevrolet Tahoe, offered in three trim levels, is a bestseller in the full-size SUV segment, then a new generation that is bigger, better-equipped, more dynamic to drive, and comes in

2020 Hyundai Sonata N Line First Drive – Spicy Side Dish

We all have that one friend who puts Tabasco sauce on everything. Even foods that aren’t meant to be spicy are doused – this person has to give their food a kick. Hyundai’s 2020 Sonata N Line is sort