Nelson Ireson, Senior Editor

Nelson is a Senior Editor at High Gear Media focusing on reviewing cars and covering the hottest topics in luxury and performance cars, car culture, and breaking news primarily on High Gear\'s luxury destination, MotorAuthority.com. Born and raised in California but now transplanted to Arkansas, Ireson has a law degree from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, and is accredited to practice in the state, though he’s voluntarily inactive. Nelson also holds a degree in Speech Communication from Arkansas State University. His path to the automotive world wasn\'t a direct one, but his love of cars, speed, and driving ultimately won out. When he manages to come up for air, Ireson is reviewing cars, driving them fast at road courses and autocrosses, navigating rallies, or working on making himself and his car faster.

Articles

Lincoln Continental Concept Debuts At The 2015 New York Auto Show

Lincoln Continental Concept Debuts At The 2015 New York Auto Show

Mummified in official, officious words like “effortlessly powerful” and “quiet luxury,” the new Lincoln Continental concept car slid silently into New York City Sunday evening. Wearing the brand’s new face and promising great things for the future, the Continental...

March 29, 2015
 
2015 Ford Mustang Hennessey HPE700

John Hennessey Talks Details, Drives The Wheels Off Of HPE700 2015 Ford Mustang: Video

If you’re a fan of the new Mustang—or really, cars in general—you’ll find something to love in John Hennessey’s latest video featuring the... read more March 23, 2015


 
2016 Cadillac CT6 in new spot ‘The Daring: No Regrets’

2016 Cadillac CT6 To Pack 400-HP Twin-Turbo V-6, Next-Gen V-6 Details

The Cadillac CT6 is one of the most anticipated debuts of the 2015 New York Auto Show, and Cadillac has just honed the edge of our interest: it will pack a 3.0-liter... read more March 20, 2015


 
2016 Lexus RX teaser image

2016 Lexus RX Teased Ahead Of 2015 New York Auto Show Unveiling

The Lexus RX is big business for the brand, representing a substantial portion of total sales. So it’s important to get the luxury crossover just right. This is a... read more March 20, 2015


 
Tesla Model S 85D, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Tesla Model S ‘Ends Range Anxiety’ With New Range Assurance, Trip Planner Updates, Says Elon Musk

It’s official, folks: we live in the future. Maybe not the one our parents dreamed of, but a future nonetheless. With just a software update, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]... read more March 19, 2015


 
Jeep Chief concept for Moab Easter Jeep Safari, 2015

Awesome Jeep Chief Concept Leads Six Others To Moab Easter Jeep Safari

There may yet be unexplored country in the off-road utility vehicle world, but the classics are still among the very best. That’s why the Jeep Chief Concept for the... read more March 19, 2015


 
2016 Chevrolet Camaro badge

New 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Details Released

The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro is still two full months away from its Belle Isle unveiling in Detroit, but it is arriving in bits and pieces, Johnny Cash-style, in the lead-up... read more March 19, 2015


 

 
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