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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Car Review

2014 Infiniti Q50S Review

2014 Infiniti Q50S review.
Cars

First drive: 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

The 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat shouldn’t be marketed as a mode of transport but rather as an anti-depressant; if you buy one, you’ll never be unhappy again.
Cars

First drive: 2015 Bentley Continental GT Speed

For the 2015 model year, Bentley has again improved upon perfection with its Continental GT Speed. Now with more exterior and interior distinctive design features and a 626-horsepower W12 engine, the GT Speed is the ultimate grand tourer…
Car Review

2014 Ram 2500 Laramie Longhorn Review

2014 Ram 2500 Laramie Longhorn review.
Cars

How the tech from the crazy cars of Le Mans will make it to your garage

One of the most grueling and competitive races in the world isn’t just about a trophy -- it’s about advancing automotive technology. And many of the advancements from this year’s prototypes will make it to next year’s showrooms.
Cars

First drive: 2015 Porsche Macan

Incorporating the DNA of the 918 Spider, with the Macan S and Macan Turbo, Porsche has created the most track-capable compact crossover the segment has ever seen. Off of the racing circuit, however, drivers and passengers alike might not be…
Cars

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014

The Goodwood Festival of Speed is a car-lover’s mecca and one of the biggest motoring events in the world. Running from June 26th to June 29th, the “FOS” features a moving motor show, a 1.16-mile hillclimb, a two-wheeled action sports…
Cars

Joy Ride: 2014 Land Rover LR4

Nearing the end of its life, the Land Rover LR4 receives a new supercharged V6 engine and an eight-speed automatic. These features haven’t helped much, in terms of efficiency, but that doesn’t really matter. The LR4 isn’t designed for…
Cars

Tech, tires and tears at 24 Hours of Le Mans

New regulations have effectively reset the 91-year-old 24 Hours of Le Mans race back to year zero. Although on new ground, the top three competitors, Toyota, Audi, and Porsche, had a fierce battle to the finish.