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First Look: 2022 Subaru BRZ

Derek Shiekhi | Nov 19, 2020

Available in Premium and Limited trim levels, the 2022 Subaru BRZ is a small, nimble 2+2 coupe, but has new looks, fresh tech and more power.



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See the exterior of the 2022 Subaru BRZ

2022 Subaru BRZ Overview

Available in Premium and Limited trim levels, the 2022 Subaru BRZ is a small, nimble 2+2 coupe, but has new looks, fresh tech and more power.

Derek Shiekhi | Nov 19, 2020


See the body of the 2022 GMC Hummer EV

2022 GMC Hummer EV Overview

At the peak of Hummer's popularity, the line of military-derived SUVs was seen as public enemy number one for environmentalists, but that will likely change with the introduction of the all-new 2022 GMC Hummer EV.

Jeffrey N. Ross | Nov 12, 2020


What's New: Looking Ahead for 2021 Toyota Trucks and SUVs

What's New: Looking Ahead for Toyota 2021 Trucks and SUVs

Get the latest updates Toyota is making to its truck and SUV model lineup, including information on new trim packages.

Derek Shiekhi | Oct 28, 2020


What's New: Looking Ahead for Toyota 2021 Cars

What's New: Looking Ahead for Toyota 2021 Cars

Almost every single Toyota model is updated or all-new for 2021. Get the highlights of the changes Toyota made to its van and car models.

Derek Shiekhi | Oct 21, 2020


What's New: Looking Ahead for 2021 Toyota Trucks and SUVs

What's New: Looking Ahead for Lexus 2021 SUVs

Not to be outdone by Toyota, Lexus geared up for 2021 by updating its array of crossovers, SUVs, luxury cars, and performance vehicles.

Derek Shiekhi | Oct 29, 2020


What's New: Looking Ahead for 2021 Toyota Trucks and SUVs

What's New: Looking Ahead for Lexus 2021 Cars

Lexus has taken the same gradual, incremental approach to its vehicle lineup for the 2021 model year. They're hoping small changes pay off in a big way.

Derek Shiekhi | Oct 30, 2020


Exterior view of a 2021 RAM vehicle

What's New: Looking Ahead For RAM 2021

What can you expect from RAM in 2021? Learn about all the changes coming to your favorite RAM trucks.

Derek Shiekhi | Sep 01, 2020


Exterior view of a 2021 Jeep vehicle

What's New: Looking Ahead For Jeep 2021

What can you expect from Jeep in 2021? Discover what's next for the off-road enthusiast's favorite lineup.

Derek Shiekhi | Sep 01, 2020


Exterior view of a 2021 Ford vehicle

What's New: Looking Ahead at 2021 Ford Models

Discover what's new for Ford in the year 2021. We take a look ahead at updates to the Bronco, Mustang, Ranger, and other Ford favorites.

Derek Shiekhi | Oct 13, 2020


Exterior view of a 2021 Chevy vehicle

What's New: Looking Ahead at 2021 Chevy Models

Discover what's new for Chevrolet in the year 2021. We take a look ahead at updates to the Corvette, Suburban, Tahoe, and other Chevrolet favorites.

Derek Shiekhi | Oct 13, 2020


One of the hottest vehicles for 2021

2021 Model Year Vehicles We Can't Wait to Drive

Discover great cars, trucks, and SUVs we can't wait to drive in 2021.

Derek Shiekhi | Oct 14, 2020


Exterior view of the 2021 Ford Bronco

Meet the All-New 2021 Ford Bronco

Peek under the hood of the Ford Bronco, all-new for 2021, from automotive experts at AutoNation Drive.

Derek Shiekhi | Jul 13, 2020


Exterior view of the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport

Meet the All-New 2021 Ford Bronco Sport

Kick the tires on the all-new 2021 Ford Bronco Sport, from automotive experts at AutoNation Drive.

Derek Shiekhi | Jul 13, 2020


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See the exterior of the 2020 Mercedes-AMG CLA 45

2020 Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 Review

Not only is the 2020 Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 an outstanding option when it comes to performance, it's a well rounded machine that checks a lot of boxes.

Omar Rana | Nov 24, 2020


See the exterior of the 2020 Mini Countryman JCW ALL4

2020 Mini Countryman JCW ALL4 Review

The 2020 Countryman John Cooper Works ALL4 is the largest car to be offered from MINI, and with 300 ponies on tap, it also has the most power. 

Omar Rana | Nov 24, 2020


See the exterior of the 2020 Acura NSX

2020 Acura NSX Review

The Acura NSX still offers amazing performance at a fraction of the price of European competitors. This car was worth the wait.

Omar Rana | Nov 24, 2020


See the exterior of the 2020 BMW X5M Competition

2020 BMW X5M Competition Review

The BMW X5M Competition is every bit of an M Car as the BMW M5 Competition.

Omar Rana | Nov 24, 2020


See the exterior of the 2020 Genesis G90 5.0

2020 Genesis G90 5.0 Review

In this video we're going to take a closer look at the 2020 Genesis G90 5.0. It's a sleek and modern mid-size crossover that isn't just practical - it's also fun to drive. 

John Coyle | Nov 24, 2020


See the exterior of the 2020 Buick Encore GX

2020 Buick Encore GX Review

All three trim levels of the Buick Encore - Preferred, Select and Essence - come standard with six advanced safety features and offer several more as optional equipment.

Derek Shiekhi | Nov 17, 2020


Honda Civic Si exterior

Honda Comparison: 1999 Civic Si vs 2020 Civic Si

A changing market means the two-door Civic set to exit production. So to mark the occasion, Honda recently presented a group of journalists with the opportunity to drive an original coupe back to back with the 2020 model.

John Coyle | Nov 13, 2020


See the body of the 2020 Cadillac CT5-V

2020 Cadillac CT5-V Review

The 2020 CT5 has a starting price of $36,895 and is available in four trim levels: Luxury, Premium Luxury, Sport and V.

Derek Shiekhi | Nov 12, 2020


See the body of the 2020 Nissan Kicks SR

2020 Nissan Kicks SR Review

Meet the 2020 Nissan Kicks SR: a small, nimble, fuel-efficient CUV designed to take on "the intensity of the urban landscape."

Derek Shiekhi | Nov 03, 2020


See the body of the 2020 Nissan Maxima SR

2020 Nissan Maxima SR Review

A benchmark for companies producing sedans that standout among crossovers and SUVs is the Nissan Maxima, and the SR trim offers plenty of upgrades.

Derek Shiekhi | Nov 09, 2020


See the body of the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 RST (2WD)

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 RST (2WD) Review

The two-wheel-drive RST offers a perfect mix of leisure driving, running errands, and light work in the Chevrolet Silverado trim family.

Derek Shiekhi | Nov 09, 2020


See the body of the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 2LT

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 2LT Review

Chevrolet finally did what fans and owners and even company executives have wanted it to do for decades: It made a mid-engine production Corvette.

Derek Shiekhi | Nov 09, 2020


See the body of the 2020 RAM 1500 TRX Truck

2020 RAM 1500 TRX Truck Review

RAM has produced an apex predator: meet the 2021 RAM TRX, a high-performance truck ready to take on the Ford Raptor.

Derek Shiekhi | Sep 29, 2020


View of the 2020 Volvo V60 T5 Cross Country

2020 Volvo V60 T5 Cross Country Review

A luxury SUV designed to give the European segment a run for its money, we kick the tires on the Volvo V60 T5 Cross Country for 2020.

John Coyle | Oct 23, 2020


Exterior view of the 2020 Hyundai Venue

2020 Hyundai Sonata Review

It was clear that tech played an important role in the launch of the 2020 Hyundai Sonata.

Jeffrey N. Ross | Oct 21, 2020


Exterior view of the 2020 Hyundai Venue

2020 Hyundai Venue Review

Where the new Venue really looks the most promising is in its market versatility, where it further blurs the lines between hatchbacks like the Kia Soul and crossovers like the Nissan Kicks. 

Jeffrey N. Ross | Oct 21, 2020


Exterior view of the 2020 Honda Civic Type R

2020 Honda Civic Type R Review

The Honda Civic Type R remains a gem of a car, and while it's - quite deliberately - not for everyone, the target market will be thrilled with the latest incarnation of Honda's red-hot Civic.

John Coyle | Oct 19, 2020

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