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I Hauled My Kid Around In Five Different Minivans: Here's What I Learned

I Hauled My Kid Around In Five Different Minivans: Here's What I Learned

People either love to hate minivans, or have completely forgotten about them, even though they’re the most practical, comfortable form of transportation a family of four or more can get their grubby,
This Off-Road Fridge And Battery Make Your SUV A Home

This Off-Road Fridge And Battery Make Your SUV A Home

You might not need a refrigerator in your vehicle but if you do big trips, especially off-grid, it changes everything. After an overland adventure with Dometic’s CFX3 fridge and PLB40 power source in
This Off-Road Fridge And Battery Make Your SUV A Home

This Off-Road Fridge And Battery Make Your SUV A Home

You might not need a refrigerator in your vehicle but if you do big trips, especially off-grid, it changes everything. After an overland adventure with Dometic’s CFX3 fridge and PLB40 power source in
Hot Wheels Premium Toys Are More Fun The Closer You Look

Hot Wheels Premium Toys Are More Fun The Closer You Look

Hi, my name’s Andrew, I’m a grown man and I play with toy cars. With that out of the way, let’s get into a long overdue review and discussion of Hot Wheels Premium. Read more...
The 2020 Zero SR/F Electric Sportbike Isn't A Compromise Motorcycle

The 2020 Zero SR/F Electric Sportbike Isn't A Compromise Motorcycle

The 2020 Zero SR/F fires up in total silence—it’s a trip. There’s no exhaust rumble or clattering pistons, just a few lights on the TFT dash. “Are you sure it’s on,” more than one person asked. But
Here's What Happens to Your Electric Car in a Bitter Canadian Winter

Here's What Happens to Your Electric Car in a Bitter Canadian Winter

Electric cars may be the solution to some of our problems, but if they’re going to be our main source of transportation they need to work everywhere, all the time.Read more...
Forza Horizon 4 Turns Your World Into an Off-Road, Airborne Car Party

Forza Horizon 4 Turns Your World Into an Off-Road, Airborne Car Party

I think it was during the second or third time I went airborne in a Lancia 037 Stradale—a leap that was higher, faster and further than I’d ever experienced in the previous installment—that I realized
The 2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range Is the Perfect Mix of Ordinary and Revolutionary

The 2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range Is the Perfect Mix of Ordinary and Revolutionary

There is no denying the 2018 Tesla Model 3's importance. It is intended to be Tesla’s volume-seller, the car that will hopefully make luxury electric cars more accessible to more people, especially
2018 Tesla Model 3 Performance: Here's What We Thought

2018 Tesla Model 3 Performance: Here's What We Thought

What can one person determine about the ultra-important Tesla Model 3 Performance with just an hour and a half behind the wheel? Probably not much, but this week we had the collective brain-weight of
2018 Tesla Model 3 Performance: Here's What We Thought

2018 Tesla Model 3 Performance: Here's What We Thought

What can one person determine about the ultra-important Tesla Model 3 Performance with just an hour and a half behind the wheel? Probably not much, but this week we had the collective brain-weight of
Yeah I'm All About Electric Scooter Sharing Now

Yeah I'm All About Electric Scooter Sharing Now

Electric scooter sharing is bad business and a public nuisance. Venture capital funded companies like Bird that have dumped miniature EVs in cities are already getting chased out of San Francisco and
The Tesla Model 3 Makes The Future Feel Normal

The Tesla Model 3 Makes The Future Feel Normal

The Tesla Model 3 was revealed 19 months ago, promising access to the fun and futuristic world of Tesla’s high-end electric cars at a relatively affordable price. The car’s been hyped, speculated
The Tesla Model 3 Makes The Future Feel Normal

The Tesla Model 3 Makes The Future Feel Normal

The Tesla Model 3 was revealed 19 months ago, promising access to the fun and futuristic world of Tesla’s high-end electric cars at a relatively affordable price. The car’s been hyped, speculated
The Tesla Model 3 Makes The Future Feel Normal

The Tesla Model 3 Makes The Future Feel Normal

The Tesla Model 3 was revealed 19 months ago, promising access to the fun and futuristic world of Tesla’s high-end electric cars at a relatively affordable price. The car’s been hyped, speculated
Need For Speed Payback Tries To Do Too Much At Once

Need For Speed Payback Tries To Do Too Much At Once

The Need For Speed Payback plot, as far as I could tell from the trailers and the pressers that Electronic Arts sent me, would have us crash our way through a very Fast and Furious-style above-the-law
Forza Motorsport 7 Is Dazzling, Unpredictable And Will Make You Want To Drive All 700 Cars

Forza Motorsport 7 Is Dazzling, Unpredictable And Will Make You Want To Drive All 700 Cars

I just couldn’t do it. I couldn’t catch Forza Motorsport 7’s simulated driver. He threw his Porsche 918 Spyder around the corners so well, his lines so perfect, that I just could not close the gap
The Tesla Model X Is The Best Minivan $150,000 Can Buy

The Tesla Model X Is The Best Minivan $150,000 Can Buy

Here’s a question no one has ever asked: “How can I get an enormous van that weighs more than 6,000 pounds, rockets to highway speed in less time than it takes to sneeze, and has enormously silly