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

Can’t Make It To The New York Auto Show? Take A Drone Tour: Video

Can’t Make It To The New York Auto Show? Take A Drone Tour: Video

This is the first-ever drone footage from inside the New York Auto Show, and it’s stunning. Having just spent the better part of last week roaming the halls and displays, we can confirm: it’s a lot prettier without the thronging crowds blocking every sight line. The footage comes from a...

April 9, 2015
 
How to drive like a jerk. Image via Cracked.

How To Drive Like An A$$hole: Video

NSFW Warning: If your ears are sensitive, or your employer is nearby, make a U-turn now. This is not the road for you. If you’ve ever been behind the wheel... read more April 7, 2015


 
Angry driver brandishes chainsaw. Image via Karine Cyr / Facebook.

Road Rage Maniac Brandishes Chainsaw: Video

Canadians are well-known—or at least well-reputed—for their kindness. This may be merely an exception to the rule, but it’s one hell of an exception. ALSO... read more April 6, 2015


 
McLaren 570S Coupe live photos, 2015 New York Auto Show

New McLaren Sports Series Coming In 2016 Won’t Be A Spider

The McLaren Sports Series just made its official debut at the 2015 New York Auto Show with the 570S Coupe, but already, the company—and the enthusiast public—is... read more April 2, 2015


 
2016 Range Rover Sport HST Limited Edition, 2015 New York Auto Show

2016 Range Rover Sport HST Limited Edition: 2015 New York Auto Show Preview & Live Photos

The new generation of the Range Rover Sport is already a hot SUV thanks to the arrival of the new SVR model, which takes the Jaguar-Land Rover 5.0-liter supercharged V-8 and... read more April 1, 2015


 
Honda Civic Concept Live Shots, 2015 New York Auto Show

Honda Confirms Type R For U.S. At Civic Concept Debut: 2015 New York Auto Show

The new Honda Civic is here, and it’s a concept in name only—this is effectively what you’ll see for the 2016 model year. Ten generations in, the Civic has... read more April 1, 2015


 
McLaren 570S Coupe live photos, 2015 New York Auto Show

McLaren 570S Coupe revealed ahead of 2015 New York Auto Show

The Sports Series is here, and it’s every inch a McLaren. Don’t call this the cheap one. Call it the 570S. To be fair, it’s still not likely to be... read more March 31, 2015


 

 
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