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Gabriel Vega

I've spent most of my professional career filming, testing, and writing about anything automotive. If I'm not working, I'm usually in the garage fixing things on my aircooled 911 project or cycling across the streets of Miami.

A red 2021 Nissan Rogue driving down a road
Crossover & Midsize

The 2021 Nissan Rogue Has Just 1 Weak Drawback

The arrival of the 2021 Nissan Rogue is particularly important for the Japanese carmaker. This is because this specific model competes in one of the most important segments in the auto industry. As a result, the Rogue has to be all things to all people if it wants to succeed. Motor1 recently reviewed the all-new …

A White Subaru Forester is parked on gravel in front of a log cabin in the mountains.
Trucks & SUVs

Best Brand-New SUVs for Short People According to Consumer Reports

On average, SUVs tend to be larger vehicles capable of carrying tons of gear and people. As a result, some of these large machines aren’t optimal for shorter folks. However, some SUVs excel in providing good comfort and safety for shorter drivers thanks to their highly adjustable interiors. To explore these options, Consumer Reports compiled …

A photo of the Chevrolet Trailblazer outdoors.
Crossover & Midsize

The 2021 Chevy Trailblazer Creates a Fantastic Problem for GM

The 2021 Chevy Trailblazer is, without a doubt, one of the brand’s most important crossovers. This is because the Trailblazer’s $19,000 starting price makes it the cheapest brand-new Chevy crossover you can buy. Given the immense popularity of the crossover segment in the U.S., it comes as no surprise that buyers are flocking to the …

The Dodge Viper is a V10 manual transmission sports car.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

The Dodge Viper Outsold the Ford Mustang Mach-E in 2020

The Dodge Viper’s discontinuation lefts fans across the U.S. saddened to see the V10 sports car vanish. However, almost four years after its cancellation, brand-new Vipers continue to sell across the country. In an unusual twist, this supercar killer is outselling one brand-new model. According to CarBuzz, the discontinued Dodge managed to sell more brand-new …

An image of the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L outdoors.
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L Has 1 Ancient Drawback

There is no denying that the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L is one sharp-looking SUV. With a brand-new third row, it’s even more practical than ever before. However, as the Grand Cherokee L marks a major leap forward for the model, it retained one ancient drawback. This is because, according to FCA, its brand-new SUV …

The Tesla Model S Performance offers a 2.3-second 0-60 time and over 350 miles of available range.
Hybrids & Electrics

Broken Tesla Model S Finally Gets a V8 Heart Transplant

When you think of a Tesla Model S, chances are the first things that come to mind are its savage 0-60mph times or its incredible range. However, when one of these cars gets wrecked in an accident, they essentially become massive paperweights. This is because Tesla won’t sell Model S parts to the general public. …

A blue 2019 Ford Raptor is powering through on a dirt road.
Trucks & SUVs

Hear the V8-Powered Ford F-150 Raptor Roar on the Road

For years, critics of the Ford F-150 Raptor have been quick to point out the truck’s lack of a V8 engine available. However, that all changes with the upcoming 2022 Raptor. Aside from offering a V8 option, reports claim it could even have a supercharger for extra punch. A new video reported by Motor1 via …

The Dodge Viper is a V10 manual transmission sports car.
Sedans & Coupes

Dodge Managed to Sell 2 Brand-New Vipers in Q4 2020

The Dodge Viper’s formula was quite simple. A V10 engine up front, a six-speed manual in the middle, and power going to the rear wheels. Despite this, poor sales figures saw Dodge discontinue the Viper back in 2017. Surprisingly, Dodge continues selling brand-new old-stock Vipers throughout the years. FCA’s new fourth-quarter sales report shows that …

An image of a Toyota GR Super Sport parked in a warehouse.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

This Is the Only Brand-New Toyota You Can’t Have

Buying a brand-new Toyota is as easy as going to your local dealership and writing out a check. However, the brilliant engineers over at Gazoo Racing have been busy developing a brand-new Toyota you probably can’t have. It’s called the GR Super Sport, and it’s designed primarily to compete as a racecar. However, CarBuzz report …

Hyundai Venue in Miami with a mural in the background
Crossover & Midsize

5 Cheap 2021 Crossovers That Are Actually Worth Your Time

As the crossover segment grows in the U.S. market, it becomes increasingly difficult to find a great cheap 2021 crossover. Consumers demand more tech, safety features, and fuel-efficient engines than ever before. As a result, manufacturers have to be quite clever as to how they build these tiny crossovers. Today we’ll be looking at five …

2020 Toyota Highlander
Trucks & SUVs

Unreleased Toyota Grand Highlander Appears in New Trademark

The current-generation Toyota Highlander is generally considered to be one of the best three-row SUVs around. With ample space, an affordable base price, and great fuel economy, the Highlander is a no brainer. However, a new trademark suggests the established SUV may get a major upgrade. According to Car and Driver, Toyota may be planning …

An image of the Kia Sorento Hybrid on the road.
Trucks & SUVs

Avoid the 2021 Kia Sorento, Buy the Hybrid Model Instead

The arrival of the all-new 2021 Kia Sorento marks the redesign of one of the brand’s most important models. To stay competitive in the growing crossover segment, the Sorento received some major updates. However, one of the most important could be the addition of an all-new hybrid model. Today we’ll be looking at a recent …

The Tesla Model Y is the brand's first small electric crossover.
Hybrids & Electrics

Tesla Is Offering You a Deal on a Feature You Can’t Fully Use

There is no denying that Tesla’s driver assistance features are some of the best in the business. However, the American carmaker continues pushing to develop a fully autonomous vehicle. Despite this, full self-driving is not currently available despite Tesla selling the feature as an option for new vehicles. To entice buyers toward the end of …

An image of a Mercedes-Benz GLE450 AMG in an auto show.
Trucks & SUVs

Stolen Mercedes-Benz SUV Found Accidentally in Atlanta

Buying a brand-new Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 is no small feat. With a starting price of around $62,500, this GLE certainly isn’t cheap. However, one owner in Atlanta, unfortunately, had their SUV stolen shortly after taking delivery. According to DJ Hurst via the VinWiki YouTube channel, the SUV was found by accident not long after it …