2016 Cadillac ATS: Luxury and Agility Combined

The Cadillac ATS is one of the newer models on the market today and certainly is one that gives the BMW and Mercedes- Benz engineers nightmares.  How could an American car offer some of the same luxury features as their beloved 3 Series and C-Class?  The ATS answers every question asked of it from the…

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Where is Jeep Going with the Wrangler? Everywhere.

The Jeep Wrangler has been a steadfast design and build from Jeep that has yet to be duplicated by any other automaker.  This vehicle gives us the best way to enjoy an off road experience that can be exciting and active with the Wrangler.  The wheelbase, tall build and exceptional entry and exit angles are…

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Safety in an SUV

The need for safety on the road is one of the most important features of any vehicle.  The fact that we can end up on a collision at any time because of the carelessness of another driver or a spot on the road that was slick or unsafe means we need to be aware of…

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2016 Hyundai Tucson: A Compact Crossover on the Rise

The Hyundai Tucson has always been a bargain for many shoppers and has been given a reputation of being an SUV that makes a great choice for those on a very limited budget.  As it begins its third generation in existence, Hyundai is hoping to change this reputation by offering an all new SUV that…

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A New Mercedes-Benz at Frankfurt

The Frankfurt Motor Show is better known as the IAA which is the Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (obviously not an American English spelling at all).  This might make you think the new Mercedes-Benz concept car was named after the show, but it wasn’t.  The confusion is the fact that this new car is called the Concept IAA…

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The Wrong Decade but the Right Cars

The 1980s was a very unique decade in the automotive world.  While the time was mired by cars that felt underpowered and less capable than ever before because of the massive emissions regulations put on the industry there was also a great deal of awesome vehicles that become the bedrock for the vehicles we see…

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When You Need a New Car

There is nothing wrong with appreciating an older model car and actually driving it until it won’t go anymore, but there comes a time when a new car can really make the difference.  If you have been driving the same car for the past ten, twenty or thirty years then you are missing out on…

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Camouflage isn’t Going to Get it Done

What seems to happen when we are anticipating a new model of any vehicle?  The vehicle is tested somewhere in a supposedly remote location with what is to be a layer of camouflage over it that is supposed to keep us from being able to see what the car will really look like.  Such was…

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Car Hacking Hits BMW and Mercedes-Benz

Hacking into car systems has been part of researching vehicles this Summer.  With so many cars offering only minor security from the different computerized systems in a car digital security researcher Samy Kamkar has developed many ways to hack into different car systems and take over control of several systems.  Thankfully, Kamkar is on the…

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