Category Archives: Automobiles

Tangled Up in Blue: Aston Martin Plays One Note with DB11 Q Concept ""

Aston Martin made waves at the 2016 Geneva auto show, where the British brand unveiled the then all-new DB11. With a sturdy and lightweight aluminum structure and powered by a twin-turbocharged V-12, the DB11 successfully combined modern technology with classic styling that evolved the brand’s long-stagnant design language. One year later, Aston Martin…

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2017 GMC Acadia Denali AWD Tested: Expectations Met ""

Fortunes are built on meeting expectations. Every Big Mac is the same at every McDonald’s. Lightsabers are stupid weapons, but they’re in every Star Wars movie. The WWE is a business empire built on preordained results. And the 2017 GMC Acadia Denali is exactly what you expect of a vehicle…

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354-HP 2018 Audi S4 Arrives This Spring; Pricing Released ""

After skipping the 2017 model year, the Audi S4 is back for 2018 primed and ready to continue the fight against other luxury sports sedans. With its new 354-hp turbocharged V-6 engine and capable MLB platform, the new S4 significantly ups its performance game, although we’re still bummed about the cancellation of…

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Cadillac Announces New Version of CUE and Swears It’s Better ""

Cadillac’s much maligned CUE infotainment system is getting a behind-the-scenes makeover. After drivers and media alike complained about slow touchscreen response times and cumbersome layouts in previous iterations, executives with the luxury brand said Tuesday that motorists will soon be able to purchase vehicles that contain more seamless systems and…

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Honda Pilot Long-Term Test: 40,000 Miles in the Books! ""

When practicality is paramount, all other considerations sit even further back than usual, ­particularly style. Take three-row crossovers, a genre with space for all manner of considerations. Once you package three rows of seats, plump out the silhouette to maximize interior volume, and pull the beltline low for the sake…

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All-Electric Chevrolet Bolt Joins General Motors’ Car-Sharing Fleet ""

Thirteen months after its inception, Maven, the car-sharing brand launched by General Motors, has added a vehicle to its lineup that could soon become the centerpiece of its operations: the Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicle. It recently joined the brand’s Los Angeles fleet, a deployment designed to accelerate Maven’s business in…

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