Nick Jaynes

Nick Jaynes

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Nick Jaynes is the Automotive Editor for Digital Trends. He developed a passion for writing about cars working his way through Journalism School as a Volvo mechanic. In his free time, Nick enjoys hiking with his Treeing Walker Coonhound, Ruger.
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Yacht-inspired quattro: How Audi’s new design chief is passionately reshaping the brand

Audi’s new design chief discusses the Prologue concept, the future of Audi design, and the radical design possibilities afforded by alternative powertrain technology.
Car Review

2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Review

Updated review of the 2014 model year to include changes to the 2015 model year.
Car Review

2015 Nissan 370Z NISMO Review

2015 Nissan 370Z NISMO review.
Cars

Is this a leaked first-look at the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V?

Could this image be the leaked first look of the forthcoming 2016 Cadillac ATS-V? If so, the compact sports coupe has a good chance of challenging the BMW M4's supremacy, at least in terms of looks.
Cars

After years as the underappreciated middle child, Audi's S6 steps out for 2015

The 2016 Audi A6 and S6 now offer a level of technology, serenity, efficiency, and downright sportiness that makes the now-infamous monikers even more compelling than before.
Cars

SEMA 2014

Specialty Equipment Market Association – or SEMA, as it’s better known – is a aftermarket auto show held each fall in Las Vegas. Though the now-infamous show started off as a couple aftermarket equipment companies…
Car Review

2015 Audi S3 Review

Audi's S3 has the skin of a compact sports sedan, the heart of a racecar.
Cars

Bentley remembers its racing heritage in the snarling Continental GT3-R

The 2015 Bentley GT3-R is designed to be a luxurious racecar for the road. With 572 horsepower, a crackling exhaust, and a big rear wing carved from carbon fiber, it meets the mark perfectly … for $337,000.
Cars

Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II isn't a car, it's a force of nature

The 2015 Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II has been refreshed, giving the already impressive vehicle a bit more gravitas with new exterior details and improved interior technology.
Car Review

2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Review

Rough, loud and sometimes scary, Alfa Romeo's 4C still draws stares like no other.
Cars

First drive: 2014 BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe

The 2014 BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe is as heavy as its name is long. That doesn’t mean, however, it isn’t any good at cornering. Turns out, it’s quite the corner crusher.