Second Drives

Credit Buick with identifying the shift towards crossovers of all sizes, and getting the Encore out there before most; the reward is that this is now their best selling vehicle. Mazda’s timing wasn’t bad, and...

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2017 Nissan Pathfinder Review

July 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

When Nissan transformed the Pathfinder from a classic SUV and valid competitor to the Toyota 4Runner into a large crossover, there were many who felt that the formally tough off-roader’s heritage had been betrayed. Their...

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2017 Infiniti QX30 & QX50 Review & Comparison

April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

  These two Infinitis represent the past and future of the crossover vehicle. The company was actually one of the first to this SUV/car combo party with the butch FX35 and svelte, carlike EX35—the machine...

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2016 VW Golf R

January 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

  Questions, questions. Is there a better real-world performance bargain than the Golf R? I doubt it. The ultimate People’s Car made unholy fast and adept in the corners—no matter the weather—with the refinement a...

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2017 Toyota Land Cruiser

January 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

The presidential election was in full fight mode while I was testing the Land Cruiser, and as the hyperbole approached escape velocity, with both sides claiming it would be the end of our Republic if...

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I love Range Rovers. I love diesels. And I loved the Range Rover Td6 when I drove it last year on its launch in gorgeous Sedona, Arizona. At the time, I remember thinking that the...

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