Davis Adams

Davis Adams

Whether you're talking about gadgets or cars, Davis always seems to prefer "next year's models." He's a neophile to the core, and he spends much of his time following the automotive industry's upcoming products and launches. When he's not reviewing the newest stuff on the roads, Davis can be found running with his dog, Benny, hiking in the North Georgia mountains, or kickboxing in his MMA studio. Davis is a resident of Atlanta.

MINI takes the States, or How Digital Trends got its very own MINI Cooper Hardtop

After spending a week with MINI's wild and wacky owner's club, we've decided to add a long-term MINI Cooper Hardtop to our own garage. What do YOU want to see our MINI do?


Joy ride: 2015 Nissan GT-R NISMO

After a quick spin in the 2015 Nissan GT-R NISMO, we’re impressed by the final execution of this model before it gets redesigned.

  • Pros: Faster than cheaper than anything else for the same money…
  • Cons: Design beginning to look vintage , Interior quality not…

First drive: 2015 Lexus NX

The 2015 Lexus NX comes in two distinctly different flavors, but we suspect that the NX 200t F-Sport is the only one you’ll ever need.

  • Pros: Handsome, comfortable interior , Wild, expressive design…
  • Cons: Modest performance for the segment , Smallish interior…

First Drive: 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C

The 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C not only hallmarks the re-entry of a fabled sports car brand to American asphalt, but also heralds back to a older style of driving.

  • Pros: Killer exterior design , Maximal driver engagement…
  • Cons: Requires too much attention on casual drives , Too-quick…

Celebrity Tech: X Games Rallycross Edition

Rallycross drivers at the X Games are just like the rest of us, at least when it comes to the everyday technology they use to stay connected.


Celebrity Tech: X Games Rallycross Edition

Last week I packed my bag full of flat-brimmed caps, read up on Bro Culture, and prepared for a weekend with skaters, BMXers, and energy drink-crazed rally car drivers under the Texas sun.  The destination? Austin, where Subaru had invited me to check out the…


First drive: 2015 Cadillac Escalade

The 2015 Cadillac Escalade looks like a modern and modest update from the exterior, but its interior has finally become a throne room worthy of a king.

  • Pros: Handsome design , High-quality, modern interior , Top Dog…
  • Cons: Fuel economy rating of 15/21 MPG , Column shifter