First Drives

2016 Mercedes-Benz G Class

2016 Mercedes-Benz G-Class First Drive

For almost every vehicle on the market, product cycles typically last six to eight years. At the end of that run, the vehicle gets a redesign with either a new or significantly improved structure. That’s not the case for the Mercedes-Benz G-Class. First released in 1979, the G-Class has never... read more

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Kawasaki Vulcan S ABS by Joseph Yoon

Kawasaki Vulcan S ABS: The Motorcycle For Car Guys And Gals

If you've been thinking about buying a motorcycle, but haven't yet, there may be any number of reasons for your delay. Whatever the holdup, the Kawasaki Vulcan S is here to... read more September 8, 2015 by 

2016 Jaguar XF V6 S AWD

2016 Jaguar XF First Drive: Video

E-Class, 5-Series—some of the best luxury cars in the world are mid-size sedans. But the battle for hearts and minds, and roads, isn't just between those epic... read more September 7, 2015 by 

2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R

2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R First Drive: Video

Blame it all on notorious badass Carroll Shelby. The man was a goddamn prophet. Back in 1965 he knew what was wrong with the Mustang—it needed more power. It doesn't... read more August 31, 2015 by 

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... read more August 27, 2015 by 

2016 Cadillac CTS-V

2016 Cadillac CTS-V First Drive: Video

The Germans. Always the Germans. Their brands have been the benchmark for luxurious motoring since Nixon left the White House in disgrace. But it wasn’t always that... read more July 31, 2015 by 

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata First Drive: Video

What’s an automaker to do when it’s time to redesign a car that is universally loved? Simple, give its fans more of what they love. In the case of the Mazda MX-5... read more July 27, 2015 by 

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class  -  First Drive, July 2015

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC First Drive

The 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class will arrive later this year, as a new nameplate with a look that’s entirely different than that of its predecessor. And behind it... read more July 18, 2015 by 

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 

Harley-Davidson Street 750 by Alvin Dharmawan

Riding Harley-Davidson's New Street 750 In SoCal: Video

Calling the Harley-Davidson Street 750 crucial to the company's survival might be a bit of an overstatement. But not by much. ALSO SEE: 2016 Bentley Continental GTC Speed... read more July 7, 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 


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