Genesis G70 vs Lexus ES: Featured Genesis Test Drive Reviews 

Powerful, Composed, Luxury: 2019 Genesis G70 Test Drive Review

Would you buy a Genesis over an Acura, Infiniti, or Lexus? The new Genesis G70 joins the G80 and G90 in the brand’s lineup and competes with the likes of the Audi A4, BMW 3-Series, Lexus IS, and Mercedes-Benz C-Class. What’s interesting is that the Hyundai-owned luxury brand is striving to become a serious luxury contender with a sedan-only lineup, when luxury automakers and shoppers are more interested in crossovers and SUVs. Nonetheless, after spending a week with the Genesis G70, I have to say that this sedan proves that…

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2019 Volvo XC90 Featured Test Drive Reviews Volvo 

Beautiful Balance: 2019 Volvo XC90 T6 AWD Inscription Test Drive

Volvo is one of my favorite luxury brands at the moment and the XC90 is one of our favorite models in the luxury mid-size SUV segment. To me, the Volvo XC90 is the complete package in this segment with a bold sexy exterior design, an elegant interior, and some solid driving dynamics. That’s not to say other SUVs in this segment don’t deserve your attention – not at all. The Audi Q7, Lexus RX, Mercedes-Benz GLE are stunners as well along with the higher-end models of this segment like the…

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2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Featured Mazda Test Drive Reviews 

More Power, More Fun: 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Test Drive

Do you care about practicality when it comes to buying a small fun-to-drive sports car? Because while the Mazda MX-5 Miata has always been one of my favorite sports cars, I always debate picking the Miata over more practical cars like the Subaru BRZ or the Nissan 370Z. Nonetheless, the Mazda MX-5 Miata is back for the 2019 model year to make an even stronger case for itself. It comes to the fight packing a more powerful engine, which now produces 181 horsepower — something that dramatically improves an already…

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2019 Mercedes-AMG E53 Featured Mercedes-Benz Test Drive Reviews 

Exhilarating Daily Driver: 2019 Mercedes-AMG E53 Sedan Test Drive

Not too long ago, I tested the 2019 Mercedes-AMG E53 Coupe and I asked if you think BMW and Mercedes-Benz are overusing the M and AMG badges in their lineup. From the comments, the answer was a resounding “yes.” Here’s the thing, I agree with you. However, after spending a week in the 2019 Mercedes-AMG E53 Sedan, I’ve finally realized the appeal and charm of these less hardcore M and AMG cars. First off, what do we even expect these less hardcore BMW and Mercedes-Benz models to be called? The…

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CarPlay Featured Test Drive Reviews Volvo 

Swedish Sweetheart: 2019 Volvo XC40 T5 AWD Inscription Test Drive

Volvo is quickly becoming my favorite luxury brand in every segment, from sedans to crossovers. While I impatiently wait for a Volvo coupe, I recently spent some time in the smallest model in Volvo’s lineup — the XC40. The 2019 Volvo XC40 battles in the small luxury crossover segment, and takes on the likes of the Audi Q3, BMW X1, and the Mercedes-Benz GLA. With its youthful exterior design, it’s aimed at the younger car shopper, and includes loads of tech options, and some thoughtful additions that make life easier. …

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