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2019 Mazda CX-5 First Drive

2019 Mazda CX-5 First Drive Review

2019 Mazda CX-5 First Drive Review

The 2019 Mazda CX-5 compact crossover SUV adds a new turbocharged engine option and two new upscale trim levels to the existing lineup. It’s all part of Mazda’s plan to reinvent itself as a premium Japanese brand, while maintaining its reputation as an affordable driver’s brand. We think they nailed it.
Lamborghini Urus

2019 Lamborghini Urus first drive review

2019 Lamborghini Urus first drive review

As the demand for premium SUVs continues to climb, Lamborghini brings an all-new contender to the fray with the Urus, a 650-horsepwer performance machine that emphasizes luxury and capability in equal measure. We tested it and found it's a veritable tour de force of technology, luxury, and all-out speed.
2019 Ford Ranger

2019 Ford Ranger first drive review

2019 Ford Ranger first drive review

The 2019 Ford Ranger aims to be a tool for weekend adventures, and goes head-to-head with midsize pickup trucks from Chevrolet, Honda, Nissan, and Toyota. Ford hasn’t sold the Ranger in the United States since 2011, so it has to make up for lost time and win over buyers who may have defected to rival brands.
BMW 3 Series Review

2020 BMW 3 Series first drive review

2020 BMW 3 Series first drive review

43 years ago, BMW created the sport sedan segment and still owes the biggest chunk of its annual sales to the 3 Series, but judging by the current version, priorities appear to have changed. Before we declare BMW disloyal to its roots, however, we have a date with the 2019 330i and M340i xDrive in southern Portugal.
2019 Maserati Levante GTS

2019 Maserati Levante GTS review

2019 Maserati Levante GTS review

Maserati’s luxury SUV gets a shot in the arm by way of Ferrari-derived V8 power, but is it enough to go toe-to-toe with the established players in the high performance sport-utility segment? We hit the streets of LA and then head out to the twisting tarmac of the Angeles Forest to find out.
2019 toyota corolla hatchback review fullwide

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback review

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback review

In our first drive of the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback, we examine engine performance, transmission options, trim levels, and interior impressions. Both the SE and XSE are covered in detail, and photos and specifications. Advanced safety features and dashboard tech are highlighted.
2019 Porsche Macan S

2019 Porsche Macan S first drive review

2019 Porsche Macan S first drive review

The roster of models challenging the Porsche Macan grows annually. The German firm updated its smallest, most affordable SUV with a new engine, more tech features, and subtle design tweaks to keep it looking fresh. Digital Trends traveled to the island of Mallorca to find out what the changes mean on a winding road.
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2019 Mazda6 Signature Turbo review

2019 Mazda6 Signature Turbo review

The 2019 Mazda 6 finally gets its zoom-zoom back, no longer leaving it in the dust of its more powerful competition, thanks to a turbo four transplant from the CX-9. It’s the update we’ve long waited for, making one of the best even better. Find out how it ties with our Editor’s Choice for the midsize sedan segment.
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2019 Jaguar I-Pace review

2019 Jaguar I-Pace review

Very soon, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, BMW (again), and Porsche will offer EV models, but it’s Jaguar that leaps first. At $70,495 (including destination), and with 234 miles of range, the 2019 Jaguar I-Pace directly challenges Tesla’s Model X 75D SUV ($84,000) and disadvantages future rivals.
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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE first drive review

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE first drive review

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE has active suspension that actually scans the road ahead of you, helps you drive, and even massages your back. This SUV eliminates stress with a program of audio-visual and tactile effects. Aside from all that, The GLE is a seven-passenger SUV with expected performance.
2019 Hyundai Veloster N review

2019 Hyundai Veloster N first drive review

2019 Hyundai Veloster N first drive review

The 2019 Veloster N is the first U.S. and second global market vehicle from Hyundai’s N Performance brand. Built to compete against hot hatch kings like Honda’s Civic Type R and Volkswagen’s Golf GTI, the Veloster N must be stylish, comfortable, fun to drive, and affordable.
2019 Porsche Panamera GTS

2019 Porsche Panamera GTS first drive review

2019 Porsche Panamera GTS first drive review

The Porsche Panamera GTS is back for a second generation with more tech features -- including one never seen on a Panamera -- and, controversially, turbos. Digital Trends traveled to the Bahrain International Circuit to find out if the 453-horsepower GTS remains the go-to Panamera variant for driving enthusiasts.
2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse

2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross first drive review

2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross first drive review

The 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross relies on 1990s nostalgia, spiffy styling, and a new turbocharged engine to add some spice to a bland crossover recipe. Mitsubishi is trying to rebuild itself with a focus on SUVs, and the Eclipse Cross is an important part of that strategy.
2019 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth

2019 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth first drive review

2019 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth first drive review

We head to Streets of Willow in Rosamond, California, to put Fiat's track-tuned roadster through its paces on the road course. The result of an engineering partnership between Fiat and Mazda, the 124 Spider Abarth is a timely reminder that horsepower isn't the final word in high performance.
2019 Fiat 500 Abarth

2019 Fiat 500 Abarth first drive review

2019 Fiat 500 Abarth first drive review

We put Fiat’s Abarth-tuned 500 through its paces at the Streets of Willow racetrack to see what it's all about. Based on the standard 500 city car, this diminutive performance machine uses a turbocharged, 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine rated at 160 hp that sends it from zero to 60 mph in less than seven seconds.
2019 Audi A8 First Drive

2019 Audi A8 first drive review

2019 Audi A8 first drive review

For the last three generations, Audi’s A8 has trailed its main rivals — BMW’s 7 Series and Mercedes-Benz’s S-Class — in sales and prestige. Styled for impact and engineered for exceptional ride and handling, the fourth-generation A8 may finally disrupt the full-size luxury car market.
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2019 Volvo S60 first drive review

2019 Volvo S60 first drive review

The 2019 Volvo S60 borrows almost everything from other recent Volvo models, but that’s not a problem. From the Scalable Product Architecture platform to the T8 “Twin Engine” plug-in hybrid powertrain, Volvo’s latest luxury sedan uses a familiar formula to its advantage.
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2019 Volvo V60 first drive review

2019 Volvo V60 first drive review

With the brand-new 2019 V60, Volvo argues the station wagon segment isn't as moribund as most other automakers say it is. The Swedish company goes as far as arguing we're on the cusp of a wagon revival, and the V60 is poised to lead the charge with a sexy design, useful tech features, and an upmarket interior.
2019 Ford Edge Titanium

2019 Ford Edge first drive review

2019 Ford Edge first drive review

The 2019 Ford Edge midsize crossover gets significant refresh, including a host of new tech features and a new ST performance variant sporting a 335-horsepower, twin-turbocharged V6. Pricing starts at around $30,000 for a base SE model, but quickly climbs over $40,000 with options.
2019 McLaren 600LT First Drive

2019 McLaren 600LT First Drive

2019 McLaren 600LT First Drive

Following the F1 GTR and 675LT coupe and convertible, the 600LT is McLaren’s fourth long tail model and current ruler of its Sport Series range. Like its LT kin, the 600LT is lighter, more aerodynamic, more powerful, more driver-focused, better suited to track duty, and production-limited.
2019 Chevrolet Volt review

2019 Chevrolet Volt LT first drive review

2019 Chevrolet Volt LT first drive review

Combining the best attributes from an electric car and a hybrid, the Volt is the ideal car for those looking for a gateway into the world of EVs.
2019 Nissan Altima

2019 Nissan Altima first drive review

2019 Nissan Altima first drive review

Fresh from a ground-up redesign, the 2019 Nissan Altima boasts an array of new tech and mechanical features wrapped in more attractive bodywork. Will that be enough to get buyers to return to sedans from SUVs? Does it make the Altima any better than the numerous other midsize sedans competing for buyers’ attention?
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2019 BMW X5 xDrive40i first drive review

2019 BMW X5 xDrive40i first drive review

BMW’s best-selling model morphs into its fourth generation and is completely new from the ground up. More importantly, the 2019 X5 sports activity vehicle resurrects the ultimate driving experience that seemingly disappeared from the outgoing model. We took it for a spin on the scenic roads of Georgia.
2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door

2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupe first drive review

2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupe first drive review

No longer tasked with simply enhancing Mercedes-Benz models, Mercedes-AMG now builds production vehicles from the ground up with an emphasis on track-capable performance. The GT 4-Door Coupe is the third from-scratch model by AMG and it looks to be a proper sports car with luxurious details.
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2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan first drive review

2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan first drive review

While it seems like the traditional sedan is dead, Mercedes-Benz believes otherwise. And the 2019 A-Class sedan arrives to try and capture younger buyers and sway them from competitors. We explore Seattle in one to see if it’s any good.
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2019 Cadillac XT4 first drive review

2019 Cadillac XT4 first drive review

The 2019 Cadillac XT4 is the American luxury brand’s first small SUV. Aimed at younger buyers, the XT4 is intended to be a nurturing product — something to introduce new customers and lead to future Cadillac sales. As such, it’s priced at an attractive $35,790 (including destination) and is offered with cutting-edge tech.
2019 Aston Martin DB11 Volante

2019 Aston Martin DB11 V8 Volante review

2019 Aston Martin DB11 V8 Volante review

With the DB11 Volante, Aston Martin’s marriage of luxury and performance is perhaps at its best, offering hustle that doesn’t feel rushed and refinement with emotion still intact. Our Aston Martin DB11 V8 Volante review goes deep on this beautiful machine.
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2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio Review

2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio Review

Alfa’s Romeo’s Ferrari-powered sport utility delivers hair-raising straight-line performance, admirable capability in the corners, and head-turning style, but comes up a bit short in a few key areas. We put the Stelvio Quadrifoglio through its paces on the twisties as well as the everyday commute.
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2018 Lexus LC500 review

2018 Lexus LC500 review

The LC500 sports car combines exotic looks, a raucous V8 engine, sumptuous interior, and responsive steering to make one of the most compelling Lexus-badged models ever. Though rival performance vehicles make be quicker and lighter, only the LC makes you feel like a rock star.
2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter first drive

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter first drive review

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter first drive review

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter boasts infotainment and driver-assist tech from Mercedes’ passenger cars. It’s not something normally seen on big vans, but it makes the Sprinter a much easier vehicle to use. Mercedes will build U.S.-market Sprinters at a new factory in South Carolina.
2019 Lexus UX

2019 Lexus UX first drive review

2019 Lexus UX first drive review

New for 2019, the UX is one of the most important models Lexus has launched since its inception in 1989. It competes in the single most popular segment of the new car market. It attempts to beat Volvo and the Germans by placing a big focus on technology and connectivity. We get behind the wheel to see how it does.
2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Td6

2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport HSE Td6 Review

2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport HSE Td6 Review

The 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport tries to put the “sport” in “sport utility vehicle,” while trying to offer some of the luxury and off-road capability of the full-size Range Rover. That’s a lot to expect from one SUV, but the Range Rover Sport hits all of its marks.
2019 Ram 1500 eTorque First Drive

2019 Ram 1500 eTorque first drive review

2019 Ram 1500 eTorque first drive review

We sample the innovative 2019 Ram 1500 eTorque and its revolutionary 48-volt electrical system, which gets rid of the annoyingly laggy automatic engine stop-start system and introduces the fuel-saving benefits of a hybrid. It's currently the only hybrid pickup on the market.
2018 BMW 328d M Sport review

2018 BMW 328d M Sport Euro Spec review

2018 BMW 328d M Sport Euro Spec review

We explore southern Germany, parts of Austria, and even lap the Nürburgring Nordschleife twice in BMW’s latest 2018 320d diesel with the M Sport package, which we get as the 328d. It’s still one of the best compact luxury sports sedans money can buy.