Skip to main content

2014

Road tested: 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4×4

SEATTLE, April 21, 2015 — Jeep fans are unabashedly loyal and because of that Jeep builds vehicles that not only placate to their loyal fan base but also needs to produce ones that capture new buyers as well. Its Cherokee seems to do both rather well. Outside of the fact that it’s a great-looking SUV, ...

The 2014 Porsche Panamera Turbo – one of the best performance sedans going

Detroit, February 9, 2015 — Push accelerator, go fast – it’s a simple concept that’s been a hallmark of philosophy at Porsche for decades. Its history of chock full of cars that have excited the senses and the soul with heart-riveting performance, style and handling. Base price: $141,300 Price as tested: $194,685 MPG: 15/24 There’s ...

The 2014 Infiniti Q50S has tons of power, handling and style

Seattle, January 3, 2015 — As someone who has owned a couple of Infiniti cars during my life, it’s easy to have a soft-spot for them. There’s no other Japanese company producing more exciting performance cars than Nissan/Infiniti right now and the Q50s continues that excitement. The 2015 Q50 the first sedan in the world to ...

The 2014 Hyundai Tucson Limited AWD is a formidable crossover

Seattle, December 27, 2014 — There can be a bit of a challenge when describing how successful Hyundai has been over the past 5 years or so but this little cross-over Tucson provides some insights as to why. It’s easily one of the most stylish vehicles in its respective category and price point. They have ...

The 2014 Buick Regal Premium One offers performance ride and style

SEATTLE, December 3, 2014 — It’s been a fun ride to see how Buick continues to evolve its branding, especially with a younger demographic over the past few years. Perhaps no other car has done more to bolster that effort than the Regal. Built on the platform of its European counterpart, the Opel Insignia, the ...

The 2014 Volkswagen Beetle R-Line Turbo has power, handling and fun

HALF MOON BAY, CA, October 23, 2014 —The Käfer, as it is called in Germany, or Escarabajo as referred to in most of South and Central America, is a car that really needs no introduction. The remarkable thing about the Beetle is not just the sheer number of sales, but the fact that a car ...

The 2014 Hyundai Sonata has good tech and style

SEATTLE, August 9th, 2014 – It’s been great to see Hyundai make the transition of making simple, affordable “commuter” cars as they did when I was a youth into becoming a world-class competitor in the more upscale car market. Its cars have been garnering the praise of both the critic and consumer for several years now—I ...