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Brock Holloway

Brock Holloway is a contributing writer for MotorBiscuit.

Volkswagen Golf GTI seen at the New York International Auto Show
Sedans & Coupes

The Volkswagen Golf GTI Will Pep Up Your Boring Commute

Volkswagen introduced the first-generation Golf in May 1974. It was intended to be a sportier, longer range, front-wheel drive (FWD) replacement for the Beetle. The Volkswagen Golf GTI variant was introduced in June 1976 featuring a fuel-injected 1.6-liter engine. Despite its relatively small engine, it had a top speed of around 110 mph—not bad for …

2020 GMC Sierra AT4 HD is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place
Trucks & SUVs

There Are Cheaper Options Than the 2021 GMC Sierra 1500

For years, people have asked why in the world has the GMC Sierra always been priced higher than the Chevy Silverado. To put it simply: the GMC Sierra holds the GMC brand name—a brand name representing slightly more luxury. Other than that, nothing significant differentiates the two full-size pickup trucks. Staying true to form, the …

Steffan Knapp, director of Volkswagen Passenger Cars India, announces the launch of The 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace
Crossover & Midsize

The 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan Is Built for Comfort Not Speed

The Volkswagen Tiguan was introduced in 2007 as the German automaker’s second crossover SUV. The first-generation Tiguan was built on the PQ46 platform. In 2016, Volkswagen released the second-generation Tiguan on its MQB platform. The SUV’s name was picked from a naming contest and is a portmanteau of the German words “tiger” and “iguana.” It …

A 2021 Lincoln Nautilus in Flight Blue travels on a two-lane paved road lined by foliage
Crossover & Midsize

Is the 2021 Lincoln Nautilus Worth the Price Jump?

The Lincoln Nautilus has been around since the 2007 model year. But this midsize crossover, known until 2019 as the MKX, sees its most expansive upgrade this year. From a fancier interior to nice cosmetic upgrades on the exterior, Lincoln wants to make the Nautilus an unabashed leader in the midsize SUV segment. However, just because …

A red 2020 Chevy Sonic parked hatchback parked next to a modern gray house
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Does the 2020 Chevy Sonic Live Up to Its Speedy Name?

Historically, the Chevy Sonic sold in approximately 120 countries under various names, most notably the Aveo. Only in North America is it known as the Sonic. But as of 2020, Chevrolet ended production of this budget subcompact. Interestingly, five other automakers distributed the Aveo, including Suzuki, Ravon, Pontiac, Holden, and Daewoo (from 2002 to 2011). …

A dark-red 2021 Chevy Camaro SS with racing stripes sits on a bridge
Sedans & Coupes

Customers Helped Design the 2021 Chevy Camaro SS

It’s not often that brands go out of their way to listen to their customers. But when they do, the benefits can far outweigh any marketing strategy. General Motors must’ve figured that out: It listened to customers’ feedback about revising the 2020 Chevy Camaro‘s front fascia, MotorTrend reported. Chevrolet not only listened but also expedited …

A bright-yellow 2021 Honda Civic Type R Limited Edition
Sedans & Coupes

If You Win This Honda Civic, Should You Keep It?

‘Tis the season for giving and receiveth in return. In this case, a donation to the Thurgood Marshall College Fund could win you a 2021 Honda Civic. But this isn’t any regular Civic: It’s the first U.S.-market Type R Limited Edition with the serial plate 001. If you’re not sure you can handle what this …

A red 2021 Kia Soul, equipped with standard AEB, drives on a paved surface with a blue sky in the background.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

You Don’t Always Have to Pay a Lot to Get This High-End Safety Feature

Automatic emergency braking systems have long been included with top-trim vehicles. However, in 2015, about 20 automakers worldwide announced they had agreed to make AEB a standard feature on most new cars by September 2022. In late December 2019, Consumer Reports and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety announced that Audi, Volvo, Mercedes-Benz, and Tesla …

Chevrolet's first mid-engine GTLM race car, the Corvette C8.R, makes a surprise debut Wednesday, October 2, 2019, at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida.
Sedans & Coupes

The Corvette C8 Might Be the Last Gas-Powered Car to Win This Award

The 2020 Corvette C8 marks the eighth generation of this iconic American-made sports car. After several experimental Chevrolet Engineering Research Vehicle prototypes, it’s the first mid-engine model since the Corvette’s introduction in 1953. It’s also General Motors’ first mid-engine sports car since the automaker discontinued the Pontiac Fiero in 1988. The Chevrolet Corvette‘s design also …

2021 Telluride Nightfall Edition Black driving by an office building
Trucks & SUVs

Kia Is the Only Automaker to Make This 2020 Safety List Twice

Kia offers a little something for everyone. Whether it’s an affordable hatchback, an efficient hybrid, a luxury sedan, or a sporty crossover, Kia competes well against even long-established domestic brands. Kia not only rivals its competitors with selection, style, and quality but it garners constant and consistent praise from top auto reviewers. Over the past few years, …

Audi Q3 S on display at the Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

Good Luck Deciding Between the 2020 Volvo XC40 and 2021 Audi Q3

This is an amazing time for automobile enthusiasts. Not only is automobile technology improving, but luxury vehicles of all types are cheaper. From the affordable tech-packed Tesla Model 3 to the fun Subaru BRZ, it seems like the market offers something for everyone. The subcompact luxury SUV segment is full of fun-sized all-wheel drives to meet consumers’ …

brown 2021 trailblazer in mountain setting
Crossover & Midsize

Price Might Be What Holds the 2021 Chevy Trailblazer Back the Most

The new segment-splitting 2021 Chevy Trailblazer debuted at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show, aiming to get the attention of adventure-minded drivers. The Trailblazer reenergizes a Chevrolet nameplate, albeit with more modest proportions. The Chevy Trailblazer addresses top crossover selling points of style, capability, and practicality. It offers a spacious interior for its segment, an easy-to-use infotainment …

Close-up of the BMW logo on the hood of a car
Crossover & Midsize

A Good BMW Doesn’t Have to Cost You a Lot of Money

The coronavirus pandemic has changed a lot of things—especially how and where we spend our money. Among one of the industries most heavily hit by months of quarantine and economic upheaval is the auto sales industry. According to Car and Driver, new vehicle sales fell a little over 34 percent in the second quarter. Fleet vehicle sales …

Kia Sorento driving down highway
Crossover & Midsize

The Kia Sorento Is the Best Used Crossover You Can Buy

We here at MotorBiscuit have written a lot about how well Kia Motors has been doing over the past few years. The Korean-based vehicle manufacturer first became incorporated in the United States in 1992. Back in those days, only four dealerships sold the first Kia-branded vehicles in the United States—all of which were located in …

Honda logo
Sedans & Coupes

You Can Get a 2017 Honda Accord for Under $20,000

Nearly 39 years ago, the Honda Accord became the first Japanese manufactured car produced in the United States. The four-door sedan variant has been a massive success since 1989 and shows no signs of breaking stride. With each new generation, the Honda Accord only got better. Even pre-owned models are well-received by consumers looking to …

2022 Hyundai Tucson parked in grey
Crossover & Midsize

Is the 2022 Hyundai Tucson Cheating Off the Design of the Ford Mustang?

Many people were looking forward to the possibility of a redesigned, fourth-generation Hyundai Tucson in 2021. But next year’s vintage won’t feature any significant changes. Derek Joyce, Hyundai‘s product manager, told media in June that the compact SUV will remain identical to the 2020 model. We’ll have to settle waiting until 2022 for the new Tucson to …

2021 Honda Odyssey outside of the park
Trucks & SUVs

324,000 Honda Odyssey Models Are Getting Recalled for an Annoying Problem

The Honda Odyssey was first introduced in 1994 as a five-door station wagon. In 1999, the Honda Motor Company gave the Honda Odyssey a significant facelift, including adopting a Chrysler-style minivan format. The original Honda Odyssey fell under the category of Compact Multi-Purpose Vehicle (Compact MPV.) The fifth-generation (RL6 2018 to present) Honda Odyssey was introduced in 2017 at the North …

Nissan Murano with the sunset in the background
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Nissan Murano Is Finally Catching Up With Safety

According to some sources, the 2021 Nissan Murano might be the last model year for the current generation. It’s expected to have a manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) of around $39,700. This would make it the highest-priced five-door crossover on the market. However, while the new Murano surpasses its competitors in a few areas, it also falls …

A red 2021 RAV4 Prime on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Hybrids & Electrics

The 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Is Shockingly Quicker Than the Supra

The compact SUV segment might be the hottest vehicle category presently. The United States features over a dozen competent models contending for consumers’ attention. Among them, the all-new 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime has quickly moved up the ranks. Along with plug-in hybrid technology, the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime offers a long list of advanced features—many …

2019 Subaru Ascent is on display at the 111th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

Is the 2021 Subaru Ascent Worth the Upgrade Over 2020?

End-of-the-model-year vehicles are popular choices for car shoppers looking to buy a new car for less. Even if some new-model-year vehicles offer a little more, bargain shoppers can’t pass up a discount. But what if you found a new-year-model car for nearly the same price as its end-of-the-year counterpart? Well, the 2021 Subaru Ascent not only …