2020 Ford Mustang Ecoboost Premium Coupe

“2020 Ford Mustang Ecoboost Coupe Premium” A V-8 Not Necessary for Fun OVERVIEW It’s not a secret that the Ford Mustang has been extremely popular since that first pony car made its debut in the mid-60s. (I’ve always thought of the first model as being a ’65, but in reality, the first ‘Stang was really…

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2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Test Drive

?2017 Honda Civic Hatchback? Civic Lineup?Adds?Sporty Hatchback? There?s a new kid on the block, in the form of the 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback. The Sporty hatchback joins this year?s tenth generation Civic Sedan and Coupe body styles as the third member of the family….

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2016 Honda CR-V Touring Test Drive

?2016 Honda CR-V Touring AWD? Bold Styling and Efficient Performance The first generation of the Honda CR-V made its debut in 1997, and now, almost two decades later, it continues to evolve, constantly rendering it a considerable progressive improvement over its predecessors. For 2016, Honda has once again taken a successful vehicle and made it…

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2016 Ford Focus 5-Door Titanium Hatchback Test Drive

?2016 Ford Focus 5-Door Titanium? A Fun, Practical and Versatile Hatchback The 2016 Ford Focus stable consists of not only a popular 5-door hatch, but also a practical and economical 4-door sedan, both in different levels of trim. Both body configurations are front-wheel drive and are available in four progressive levels of trim ? S,…

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2016 Jaguar XF 35t and XF S Test Drive

?2016 Jaguar XF 35t and XF S? Second Generation XF sports aluminum intensive architecture Sedona, AZ – The first generation Jaguar XF bowed as a 2007 model. The second generation launches with the 2016 Jaguar XF appearing as a large luxury sedan featuring Jaguar aluminum-intensive architecture. The new XF models are made up of 7f…

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2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider Roadster Test Drive

? ?2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider? A race-inspired fresh air Modena Masterpiece Monterey, CA – The 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Coupe is an awe-inspiring driving machine. What Alfa model could possibly be able to top it? An open-air version of course. Enter the 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider, two seat roadster, handcrafted in Modena, Italy….

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Test Drive: 2013 Audi S6 quattro sedan

?Audi?s all-new 2013 S6 sedan delivers exhilarating performance? Westlake Village, CA- As with most auto manufacturers, there exists a model hierarchy within the Audi portfolio. ?A? prefix vehicles represent practicality, function and luxury; ?S? vehicles serve up higher levels of performance than those in the ?A? stable; ?R? designated vehicles are high end performers; and…

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Test Drive: 2012 Kia Rio 5-Door Hatch

?All-New 2012 Kia Rio provides new fuel saving technology? Kia has certainly come a long way since their vehicles were first marketed here on our shores. The Korean automaker is now definitely a force to be reckoned with on all levels of their existing stable. We?ll deal here with their latest Kia Rio lineup….

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Ward?s Picks Top Powerplants

The recent grouping was dominated by small gasoline engines fitted with direct injection systems. Direct injection gained popularity about10 years ago when clean turbodiesel engines started showing up under vehicle hoods, especially in Europe. Now high-pressure gasoline direct injection is quickly becoming the optimal fuel system for everything from entry-level compacts to luxury cars and…

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EcoBoost Goes Over to Edge

The stylish Edge crossover is the latest Ford vehicle to get the EcoBoost treatment.? It?s also the first of the Fords to get the new 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, which is now certified by the EPA to deliver 21 mpg city and 30 mpg highway. At 30 mpg on the highway, the Edge beats all SUVs…

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