It may have taken almost to the end of its run on a VW platform, but this recently updated Bentley Continental GT FINALLY has introduced the “Extreme” Supersports variant.read more
BMW M550i xDrive (One Step Closer to an M5!) When BMW recently introduced the updated G30 5-Series model line, I was glad to see the improvements. I love the uptick in technology as well as the increased luxury appointments. These are welcome changes to BMW’s...read more
A new chapter in Aston Martin’s history began at the 86th International Geneva Motor Show with the unveiling of the DB11. The first product launched under the company’s ‘Second Century’ plan, DB11 is the bold new figurehead of the illustrious ‘DB’ bloodline and an authentic, dynamic sporting GT in the finest Aston Martin tradition.read more
Bugatti is celebrating a world premiere at the Geneva International Motor Show: the French luxury brand is unveiling the Bugatti Chiron, the most powerful, fastest, most luxurious and most exclusive production super sports car in the world.read more
We knew the special Ferrari FF was due to be replaced or at least refreshed. We wondered to what degree as well as what new improvements from a technical or “thunder” it would have. Well we now have our first official look at the new model.read more
Whoa! Its Beautiful.
Here’s one more step towards an autonomous vehicle. The engineers at Jaguar Land Rover have given us a view of the (hopefully impending) remote controlled Land Rover.read more
The premium brand is developing a new high-resolution map materials together with competent partners. A current example of the potential of this data is the predictive efficiency assistant in the new Audi Q7*. It utilizes information about the topography to get the car to its destination with greater efficiency and convenience. High-resolution maps will also play a key role in piloted driving.read more
Lighter, Quicker and more Efficient.
The newly announced 2016 Chevrolet Volt has updated their propulsion system to provide more EV mileage, overall range, and efficiencies.
It looks like the days of the old 7-inch sealed beam headlamp are gone. sealed beam
While at this year’s Detroit Auto Show, I couldn’t help notice the exquisite details in some manufacturer’s headlights. Advances in technology has allowed them to really dress up the front end of the cars.The new advances in electronics have seen us go from sealed beams, halogen, zenon, LED and even Laser headlights.read more
BMW revealed a new key fob with a useful display and other advanced features. If you’re like me you like toys and gadgets. This is why we this year’s Consumer Electronic Show (CES) and the upcoming 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. We’ll be there bright and early with reports.read more
BMW is providing further evidence that it is a world leader in the development of Laserlight. Having already supplied its first models with Laserlight to customers, it is now presenting further laser functions for vehicles of the future.read more
We’re one step closer to having our car drop us off at the entrance to the mall and have it go and successfully park itself only to return upon our request. Tesla hinted at it earlier this past year and now BMW has taken the first steps to make this a reality.read more
Jaguar is showing their camera and projections on the vehicle “A-pillars” which eliminates that pesky blind spot. Yes that same blind spot that hides things like pedestrians in crosswalks or parking lots.read more
Cadillac late next year will add high-resolution streaming video to the function of a traditional rearview mirror, removing obstructions of passengers, headrests and the vehicle’s roof and rear pillars.
The streaming video mirror improves field of vision by an estimated 300 percent, or roughly four times greater than a standard rearview mirror.read more
Ford GT on Track
California is considering following China's lead with a ban on internal combustion engines as a way to improve air quality and minimize emissions, according to a new report ...read...read more
-When it comes to bringing a diesel engine to the United States, Mazda has talked the talk for a long while but has yet to walk the walk. Years ago, ...read...read more
-----<img width="150" height="150" src="http://blog.caranddriver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Mazda-CX-5-diesel-spy-photo-105-150x150.jpg" alt="2018 Mazda CX-5 diesel ...read...read more
-As the saying goes, everything has its price, and that includes the 2018 Nissan Altima. Nissan has trimmed last year's seven-model Altima lineup to five, ditching the base car ...read...read more
-Known as the original pony car—the sporty Ford's name inspired the segment's sobriquet, after all—the Mustang has long provided affordable performance, sexy styling, and abundant personalization opportunities. The latest Mustang ...read...read more
Just when I thought a Lamborghini couldn’t get more beautiful, lower, wider or extreme. Then BOOM! Or should I say “VROOM”!!read more
Buick is known for their beautiful curves and portholes in the hood or fenders. They are also known for developing some highly stylish concepts. This year was no exception. They take my vote as the most beautiful concept at the show in the form of the Buick Avista Concept.read more
Well its finally time for us to say goodbye to our family Saturn Vue.read more
We recently spent a week out west with a Nissan Sentra. This wasn’t my first time in a Sentra, but it was the first time I spent a decent amount of time with one. Thankfully we had the opportunity to experience this mainstream model in various situations all while experiencing the west side of our country.read more
The old saying about adopting a brand new vehicle upon it’s initial release being a bad move could be right. But sometimes if you stick it out you can enjoy a reliable daily driver.read more
I believe that it’s a good thing to be open-minded. Even nature verifies this. If you are not robust and flexible or open to options in an ever-changing environment, you’re doomed. Even a mighty tree that isn’t somewhat flexible will snap in a strong wind. If we rely on one type of sustenance, we starve when the supply ends. Period.read more
…I’ve heard it mentioned before from others and I have to agree; though small on the outside, it’s surprisingly “sufficient” on the inside. I had absolutely no problems getting into and out of the car. The seating position was upright, but very comfortable. Visibility was also excellent.read more
I was surprised by the arrival of an Infiniti G25x in my driveway. Of course I couldn’t resist the opportunity to take a close look at it and rate it for the daily driver it is. I didn’t have the usual amount of time available so I hurried and took off on a nice autumn ride suitable to see if there was any glaring faults or benefits to this vehicle.read more