First test drive: 2019 Volvo XC40

Volvo XC40

Ten years ago, we never thought Volvo would be launching its third SUV after redesigning its large S90 sedan the year before. Indeed, the Swedish brand was lost a decade ago. An aging S60, an XC90 that had lost its luster … the brand was essentially going nowhere. Today, Volvo is slowly turning the corner, and everything that comes out ...

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Top 10 original alloy wheels

Wheels can make or break a car; they have that power. The right set of alloys can make all the difference and transform a car into something worth a second look. This is a top 10 wheels from the cars I reviewed in 2017: 2017 Acura NSX   2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport   2017 Dodge Challenger R/T 392 Scat ...

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CAR REVIEW: 2018 Toyota Camry SE Hybrid

2018 Toyota Camry SE H

Not once in my career have I been excited about a Toyota Camry. Heck, even the Corolla managed to get me a little excited when Toyota introduced the XRS with its 170-horsepower 6,000 rpm Celica-sourced mill and 6-speed manual. Even the subsequent S with the Camry’s 2.4-litre was almost, um, amusing. But the Camry? Nope. Well, maybe a 2002 SE ...

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Follow the first Tesla Model 3 cross-country road trip

I don’t know about you but we’re beginning to wonder about what is really going on at Tesla. In a matter of weeks, Elon Musk’s announced or revealed plans for a Semi truck, the return of the Roadster, the Model Y (compact Model X) and now a pickup. Meanwhile, the long-ago promised and overly hyped Model 3 still seems like ...

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