First Drives

 
2016 BMW 7-Series

2016 BMW 7-Series First Drive

The Monticello Motor Club is a country club with a racetrack instead of a golf course. Performance car owners in the New York metropolitan area join to take advantage of the reconfigurable road course that features up to 3.6 miles of track, as many as 22 turns, and 450 feet of elevation changes... read more

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2017 Audi R8

2017 Audi R8 First Drive

“The R8 is born at Le Mans.” So said “Mr. Le Mans,” now-retired race driver and nine-time 24 Hours of Le Mans winner Tom Kristensen in a promotional... read more July 13, 2015 by 


 
2016 Bentley Continental GT Speed

2016 Bentley Continental GTC Speed First Drive

Before the Internet became the refuge of the world's trolls, Norway was their spiritual home. We contend they're mythical creatures, but lots of Norwegians to this day... read more July 6, 2015 by 


 
2015 Porsche Macan S

2015 Porsche Macan Turbo Video Road Test

So, you think Porsche only makes sports cars? What, did you stop reading in 2003? That's when Porsche came out with its first SUV, the Cayenne. And without the Cayenne, we... read more July 6, 2015 by 


 
2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE450 AMG 4Matic Coupe  -  First Drive

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe First Drive

In all likelihood, the 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe is one for which lines will be drawn; it's a baffling beast to some, a sexy one to others. Take the 'coupe' badging and... read more June 22, 2015 by 


 
2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider

2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider First Drive

At Laguna Seca, mistakes aren't forgiven easily. The benchmark track for enthusiasts has fistfuls of passages that give new meaning to the idea of a "technical" course. No... read more June 16, 2015 by 


 
2016 Jaguar F-Type R AWD Coupe

2016 Jaguar F-Type Quick Drive: Manual And AWD Join The Party

If you’ve been hankering for some F-Type action, but just have to have a three-pedal setup, Jaguar now has an answer for you. Same for those snowbelters who just... read more June 6, 2015 by 


 
2015 Ferrari California T

2015 Ferrari California T Joy Ride

Swimming pools, movie stars, things that end in the number 5. California means a lot of things to a lot of people but to Ferrari, it means grand touring. In the latest... read more June 3, 2015 by 


 
Bentley Continental GT3-R, 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Bentley Continental GT3-R Quick Drive

I was on hand—briefly—at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed when the Bentley Continental GT3-R made its debut in the stomping grounds of perennial rival... read more June 2, 2015 by 


 
2016 Lamborghini Aventador SuperVeloce (SV)

2016 Lamborghini Aventador SuperVeloce First Drive Video

Medical science tells us that neck strain is something to be avoided. It can compress nerves, bulge discs, and can lead to numbness and tingling. Okay, science. We hear you... read more June 2, 2015 by 


 
2016 Range Rover Sport SVR first drive

2016 Range Rover Sport SVR First Drive

It’s already claiming the fastest production SUV lap time around the Nürburgring. It’s been sideways on video showing its chops. But now it’s been in... read more May 27, 2015 by 


 
2017 Audi Q7 first drive

2017 Audi Q7 First Drive

Don’t worry, America, it’s not a wagon. It just drives like one, is as useful as one, and, if you squint at it the right way, kinda looks like one. But it’s... read more May 20, 2015 by 


 
2016 Chevrolet Camaro, Belle Isle reveal

2016 Chevrolet Camaro Preview And Prototype First Drive

Happy, muscle-car fans? Just this past year you've been gifted a 707-horsepower Challenger Hellcat and a brand-new Mustang, with a 500-plus-horsepower Shelby GT350 waiting in... read more May 17, 2015 by 


 
2016 Mazda CX-3 first drive, Phoenix, May 2015

2016 Mazda CX-3 First Drive

So, you’re growing up. That two-seat sports car was a great companion for many years, but there’s just not enough space for your stuff, your friends, your dog... read more May 1, 2015 by 


 
2016 Cadillac ATS-V

2016 Cadillac ATS-V First Drive Video

First things first: yes, this newfangled V car is better than the Germans. For me, anyway. Maybe for you, too. Already half of you are flabbergasting and chuffing, the... read more April 25, 2015 by 


 
2016 Cadillac ATS-V first drive preview

2016 Cadillac ATS-V First Drive Preview: Video

The 2016 Cadillac ATS-V is no stranger to the hearts and minds of enthusiasts, even though it hasn’t yet officially hit the streets. Does it live up to the hype? DON'T... read more April 13, 2015 by 


 
 

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