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2014 Audi A6 Rises to the Top with Latest Redesign

Natascha McElhone and her gorgeous cheekbones are one great reason to watch “Ronin,” a 1998 John Frankenheimer movie featuring plenty of backstabbing and double-crossing and Irish dialect, but the better reason is to witness some of the most incredible car chase scenes ever filmed. Among them, a first-generation Audi S8 ...

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Dear Jeep: Please Build the J-12 Concept

I take photos of lots of cars and share them with friends and our Vehix audience. Some get strong reactions while others merit a been-there-done-that-boredom-drenched “meh.” The recently unveiled Jeep J-12 Concept has inspired more passionate comments than I would have ever expected. Phrases like “That is awesome” and “When ...

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2013 Dodge Durango Test Drive

First Impressions A few weeks ago, I received an email notifying me of plans for my 20-year high school reunion. Suddenly feeling very old, my thoughts drifted off to yesteryear. Back in 1991 my metabolism allowed for copious caloric consumption without ill effect, zits weighed more heavily on my mind ...

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2013 Chevrolet Silverado HD 3500 Test Drive

First Impressions The first thing to know about the Chevrolet Silverado HD 3500 (view photos) is that “HD” stands for “Heavy Duty.” This truck can carry more than three tons—6,635 pounds to be exact. It can tow more than ten tons—properly equipped the Silverado HD is rated to pull a ...

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2013 Ford Taurus SHO Driving Impressions

Why We Drove It SHO stands for Super High Output and that is enough reason to drive this 2013 Taurus (view photos). The Ford Taurus SHO is a stealth performance car packaged in a mainstream family sedan with subtle styling clues. We did a complete review of a 2012 SHO ...

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2013 Toyota Tacoma Driving Impressions

Why We Drove It You could argue that the greatest thing about a small truck is that it’s so easy to handle and live with. Parking lots never pose a challenge. Merging with traffic is as easy as driving a car. But you still get the utility and convenience of ...

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2013 Jeep Compass Test Drive

First Impressions Some things just go together, like Martin and Lewis, chocolate and peanut butter, and based on how things are going at the time of this writing, 5150 and Charlie Sheen. You can add Jeep and off-roading to that list, as well. For decades, the brand with the unmistakable ...

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2013 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Sedan Test Drive

First Impressions Driven by a gas station lately? Of course you have, and of course you’ve gone home and assessed your budget to determine how you’re going to pay for all that pain you’re experiencing at the pump. Given the harsh economic lessons of the past decade, the current unrest ...

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2012 Dodge Grand Caravan Test Drive

First Impressions Chrysler popularized the idea of a minivan when it introduced the original Dodge Caravan almost 30 years ago, and for a very long time the automaker dominated the segment, one that Ford and General Motors ultimately abandoned, one that Nissan has continually struggled in, and one that most ...

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