by Bill P. and Sommer Thornton The Mazda3, the most popular whip in the brand, finally gives a unique personality to the hatch and sedan models. While the 2019 Mazda3 sedan is tame with muted athleticism by way of a low wide stance, the 2019 Mazda3 hatchback is modded-out with aerodynamic and premium perks that make it a fun whip for all. For 2020 the Mazda3 sedan is available in Select, Preferred and Premium packages,…Read More
by Bill P. and Daryl Payne The refreshed Kia Optima is the family sedan that lets the parents and the teens rip the road. Adding mod-like features like a chrome moulding, a mesh grille and a special sporty black bumper wing gives the Optima flex on the same level as its cousin the Stinger. Its cabin is spacious and tech advanced with Euro-styled two-tone leather and satin chrome for the top trims. Advanced driver assistance…Read More
Volvo’s S60 has always been an attractive compact sedan with spunk. And the all-new 2019 Volvo S60 T6 fitted with the athletic R-Design package turns heads and eats pavement for breakfast. The $40k S60 now has a low-slung profile, aerodynamic design cues like aero sharp auto-dimming side mirrors, muscular lower sides and dual exhausts, plus loads of new safety technology accessible via the big 9-inch center tablet. The 2019 Volvo S60 is available in T4,…Read More
We took the 2018/19 Honda Accord Hybrid fully-loaded with the Touring package around Chicago’s west side and surrounding suburbs for a rainy week, and never saw the pump.
Honda’s (iMMD) system works seamlessly with the electric CVT to deliver a balanced ride that can be athletic, relaxing and efficient at once or at all the same time.
The redesigned Mazda6 offers two new trims and a wealth of enhanced powertrain and safety features. Most of the changes made to the mid-size sedan make it more stylish and fine tune powertrain dynamics. Others fail at an attempt to make the Mazda6 a ‘family’ sports car.Read More
The Detroit Auto Show is going down right now and the 2020 Supra is the one of the many showstoppers. The reincarnated 2-seater was unveiled in dramatic fashion last week, and has already sold a Supra 3.0 model at Barrett Jackson over the weekend for 2.1 million. For the first time in over two decades the 5th generation Supra will rip the road as Toyota’s first whip developed by Gazoo Racing. The 2020 Supra…Read More
To truly test the whips outstanding capabilities and its appeal across state lines we took the new Q60 3.0t Sport AWD with its top-of-the-line Premium Pack on a Midwest adventure to see the most recent lunar eclipse. The Q60 is a fantasy on wheels that caters to almost every whim. It’s sophisticated and sexy with orgasmic power.Read More
The brand new AWD V6 sports whip has 365 horsepower and 376 lb-ft of torque and a tricked out cockpit wtih Nappa leather, a Harmon Kardon system, Heads up Display and tons of safety technology- ALL STANDARD!Read More
Named after Formula 1 driver Ayrton Senna, the McLaren Senna is the lightest, most track concentrated whip in their arsenal. The limited edition whip went on sale a few months ago at $850k (approx. £750,000) with only 500 in rotation.Read More
Two compact sedans seemingly at odds have a lot in common in specs. Whipping both for a week reveals the Accent as a better buy with a more energetic and resilient performance.Read More