About Mike Musto


Mike Musto is a high-performance driving instructor with the National Auto Sport Association, and has also been featured on TV shows such as Fast N' Loud and /DRIVE. He was also chosen to be part of an exclusive panel commissioned by BMW for its Activate the Future documentary, where he represented the voice of the American hot-rodder. Mike's straightforward, no-nonsense style has made him a favorite of auto manufacterers and enthusiasts alike.  



Recent Articles


See the body of the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid Review

Fall in love with the hill-loving 2019 Subaru Crosstrek hybrid.

Apr 15, 2020


See the body of the 2020 INFINITI QX50

2020 INFINITI QX50 Review

The 30th anniversary of the INFINITI brand is celebrated in the QX50, a luxury SUV with brand new features for 2020 to set it apart from the competition.

Feb 02, 2020


See the exterior of the 2019 Land Rover Discovery

2019 Land Rover Discovery Review

For 2019, the Land Rover Discovery HSE comes to us as an impressive package that cradles occupants in aluminum, leather and wood, and then proceeds to float them down the road on an air suspension system.

Dec 05, 2019


See the body of the 2019 Volkswagen GTI Autobahn Edition

2019 Volkswagen GTI Autobahn Edition Review

If you've ever found yourself wishing driving was more exhilarating - buy a GTI. Seriously.

Nov 26, 2019


Exterior view of the 2007 Chevrolet Corvette Z0

2007 Chevrolet Corvette Z0 Review

This generation Z06 was the first Corvette true performance enthusiasts took seriously, and it was the first Corvette to make the likes of Porsche, BMW, Audi, and Ferrari stop and take notice.

Nov 25, 2019


See the body of the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid Review

Perhaps the most practical vehicle in the Subaru lineup, the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid marries all-weather capabilities with great fuel economy.

Nov 24, 2019


See the exterior of the 2019 BMW X4 xDrive40i

2019 BMW X4 xDrive40i Review

It's been a long time coming, but BMW has finally delivered a proper full-size SUV for the American market.

Nov 15, 2019


Exterior view of the 2020 Dodge Charger Scat Pack Widebody

2020 Dodge Charger Scat Pack Widebody Test Drive Review

The performance upgrade known as "Widebody" delighted AutoNation Drive editors to the point of hyperbole. See what the excitement is all about in this review.

Nov 15, 2019


See the body of the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado LT Double Cab

2019 Chevrolet Silverado LT Double Cab Review

The fourth-generation Chevrolet Silverado has been completely redesigned for 2019. Read what our editors have to say about their test drive.

Nov 12, 2019


See the exterior of the 2020 Hyundai Palisade SEL AWD

2020 Hyundai Palisade SEL AWD Review

This is the 2020 Hyundai Palisade SEL, and it's the third row SUV that Hyundai was destined to build.

Nov 08, 2019


See the exterior of the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer

2019 Chevrolet Blazer Review

The 2019 Chevrolet Blazer is back. It comes to us not as a full-size or off-road inspired SUV, but a mid-size crossover designed for the modern world. 

Nov 06, 2019


See the exterior of the 2019 Jeep Compass High Altitude

2019 Jeep Compass High Altitude Review

The 2019 Jeep Compass High Altitude appeals to those who may never go off-road, but yearn to be a part of the Jeep family.

Nov 04, 2019


See the body of the 2019 Nissan Murano Platinum AWD

2019 Nissan Murano Platinum AWD Review

The 2019 Nissan Murano Platinum is one of the most surprising crossovers on the market.

Nov 01, 2019


See the exterior of the 2019 Jeep Wrangler Sahara

2019 Jeep Wrangler Sahara Review

The 2019 Jeep Wrangler Sahara impressed us with its modern features, evidenced by decades of advancements in engineering from the Jeep brand.

Oct 31, 2019


See the body of the 2019 Nissan Maxima SL

2019 Nissan Maxima SL Review

The fact is the Nissan Maxima is an outstanding vehicle that delivers performance, comfort, and economy at a price that's pretty easy to live with.

Oct 31, 2019


See the body of the 2019 Volkswagen Golf SE

2019 Volkswagen Golf SE Review

Three pedals, a peaky little engine, and great handling manners - that's the 2019 Volkswagen Golf SE in a nutshell.

Oct 31, 2019


Exterior view of the 2019 Dodge Challenger Redeye Widebody

2019 Dodge Challenger Redeye Widebody Review

The big brother to the Charger Scat Pack Widebody, this Dodge Challenger Redeye Widebody earned an easy five stars. Read the full Challenger review.

Oct 30, 2019


See the body of the 2019 BMW M2 Competition

2019 BMW M2 Competition Review

Predator, performance car, bulldog. That's what our editors came away with after a week with the 2019 BMW M2 Competition.

Oct 29, 2019


See the body of the 2019 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew

2019 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew Review

The 2019 Ford F-150 XLT Super Crew hits the sweet spot in everything from exterior design to performance upgrades.

Oct 27, 2019


See the body of the 2019 Ford F-150 SuperCrew Lariat Diesel

2019 Ford F-150 SuperCrew Lariat Diesel Review

One of the more expensive Ford F-150 trims on the market today, learn whether or not the torque is worth the price tag.

Oct 28, 2019


See the body of the 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor SuperCrew

2019 Ford F-150 Raptor SuperCrew Review

The Ford F-150 Rapter SuperCrew is a super-powered truck that can, possbily, leap tall buildings in a single bound.

Oct 28, 2019


See the exterior of the 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee TrackHawk

2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee TrackHawk Review

This top-of-the-line Jeep trim package comes with $100,000 worth of options. Find out if it's worth it.

Oct 24, 2019


See the exterior of the 2018 Dodge Durango R/T AWD

2018 Dodge Durango R/T AWD Review

The proportions are right on the money when it comes to the 2018 Dodge Durango. Discover more great features of this well-appointed luxury midsize SUV.

Oct 18, 2019


See the body of the 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost HPP

2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost HPP Review

With the discontinuation of the Ford Focus, the Ford Motor Company put all of the eco-friendly power of its hatchback back into the Ford Mustang.

Oct 16, 2019


See the body of the 2020 RAM 1500 Truck

2020 RAM 1500 Truck Review

This western-themed diesel 4x4 is an homage to what Trigger might have looked like - if the Lone Ranger drove a pickup truck instead of straddling a horse.

Mar 17, 2019

Read articles about classic cars and roadsters

Classic Car Research

Whether you want a project for the garage or a beast for the streets, check out our Classic Car research.