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Jilly Capello

Audi e-tron at Beijing International Auto Show
Hybrids & Electrics

The 2019 Audi E-Tron Destroyed Its Competition

Electric vehicles are becoming a competitive market segment in the auto industry. As consumers become more interested in reducing their environmental footprint, automakers are creating options that are not only economical but powerful as well. Audi released its first all-electric vehicle and industry analysts and consumers are equally impressed. Similar to other models in their …

The 2021 Hyundai Venue parked on display in front of a building
Crossover & Midsize

The Hyundai Venue Is Small but Safe

The Hyundai Venue is a small and agile SUV filled with safety features and upgraded conveniences that is making consumers take notice. A new addition to the extensive Hyundai product line, the subcompact crossover offers a larger than expected cargo space and an impressive array of driver assistance features. While the Venue is undeniably small, it is more …

The British yacht Princess 98' MY is lifted by the boatlift Big Willi
Marine & RVs

Is Buying a Boat Lift Worth It?

Owning a boat is not only a major investment, but it promises endless adventure. Unfortunately, dreams of spending relaxing days out on the water can quickly turn into a nightmare if the boat isn’t properly maintained. One way to protect your investment is to purchase a boat lift.  Some boaters choose to leave their boat moored to …

Audi cars, including the Audi RS5 (bottom) are displayed on the opening day of the Shanghai Auto Show
Sedans & Coupes

How Much Will the 2021 Audi RS5 Cost?

The Audi RS5 Coupe and Sportback models are getting a refresh for the 2021 model year. Expected changes to this Audi model include new aggressive exterior styling, innovative technology, and an advanced infotainment system. There are also two new versions of the Audi RS5 being introduced. The Ascari launch and Black Optic launch are limited edition variants …

2020 Toyota Highlander Hybrid is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

The 2021 Toyota Highlander Is Back and Bigger Than Ever

The 2021 Toyota Highlander is back and ready to take on the competition after last year’s edgy redesign. The fourth-generation three-row midsize SUV is bigger than ever, with room for up to eight passengers. This year’s Highlander model offers a larger cabin and more cargo-carrying capacity. The reliable Highlander highlights extra tech, advanced safety features, and improved fuel …

New Volvo S60 R-Design exterior by the beach
Sedans & Coupes

You Can Do Better Than a 2020 Volvo S60

The luxury small car segment is a crowded class for 2020. Many vehicles offer spacious interiors combined with composed driving dynamics, while other sedans in the category can’t hold a candle to the top contenders. U.S. Cars and News Report evaluated all the small luxury cars on the market to determine which ones offered not only the best quality but the …

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

Kia Telluride Desperately Needs a New Commercial

Kia Motor Corporation is a South Korean automaker that is gaining traction in the American market. The brand has developed a reputation for owner satisfaction and reliability with its extensive product line. The three-row Kia Telluride is standing out among the competition, with its only weakness being fuel economy. Edmunds and Motor Trend selected it as the best luxury SUV for 2020. With ample …

2021 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 driving through the desert
Trucks & SUVs

Chevy Appears To Have Overlooked the 2021 Colorado

General Motors is known for building dependable vehicles that withstand the demands of work and play. The Chevrolet Silverado is the most popular truck in the company’s product lineup, accounting for higher 2020 Q1 sales than both Ford and Fiat Chrysler. The 2021 Colorado is the entry-level model of Chevrolet’s durable lineup. It falls in the middle of a competitive …

Genesis GV80 in a green color
Trucks & SUVs

3 Reasons Why You Should Chauffeur Yourself in a Genesis GV80 Over the Bentley Bentayga

There is a new luxury SUV on the market ready to take on the toughest of competitors. The 2021 Genesis GV80 SUV is a game-changer for Hyundai as it goes head to head with the classic Bentley Bentayga. Similar in appearance and luxury styling, the GV80 offers a lot of similar features without the enormous price tag. The Genesis product allows consumers all …

solace 345 boats lit up at night
Tips, Tricks & Trends

The Impressive Solace 345 Won Boat of the Year

Recreational power boating only gets better with each passing year. Advancements in technology and cutting edge features are allowing boats to become faster and more efficient. So, when it comes to selecting the Boat of the Year, there is an ample amount of quality products available. Boating Magazine looks at more than 150 of the most advanced and innovative boats that hit …

Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid charging at a charge station
Hybrids & Electrics

2020 Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid Is More Affordable Than You Think

Plug-In Hybrid-Electric Vehicles (PHEVs), such as the Ford Escape Hybrid, utilize a high-capacity battery to reduce the need for petroleum. There is a plug that goes into an electrical outlet or charging station to regenerate power. The vehicle can operate solely on electricity, gasoline, or a mixture of both. Lowering greenhouse gas emissions and fuel costs are attractive …

2020 Toyota Sienna driving around apartment buildings
Tips, Tricks & Trends

You Can Turn a Toyota Sienna Into a Campervan for Less Than You Think

Not many people are aware of the latest trend hitting the campervan scene. The minivans driven by suburban housewives and soccer moms are getting a transformation. It turns out that not only are these vans suitable for hauling around the kids and carrying groceries, but they also make an excellent template for a campervan conversion. The Toyota Sienna is a popular …

Ford Crown Victoria row of cars
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Top 10 Cop-Chasing Video Game Cars

Car racing video games have come a long way since the early days of Atari arcade systems. Gran Trak 10 was cutting edge back in the early ’70s with a steering wheel and pedals used to control the driving functions. In the ’80s, Namco introduced the gaming world to race car simulators with Pole Position. Today’s action-packed video games feature realistic …

2020 Honda Pilot Elite front view
Trucks & SUVs

The Honda Pilot Barely Edges Out the Competition for Highest-Quality Seats

Automobile manufacturers are continually improving upon their product lines to create safe, affordable, and dependable vehicles. The Honda Pilot has some of the best seats in its class for an SUV and impresses customers with a comfortable driving experience. When it comes to seating, car companies strive to meet both the driver’s and passengers’ needs. It’s not always about …

Motorcyclists wearing Harley-Davidson jackets stand on the banks of the Rudolf-von-Bennigsen river during a demonstration ride
2 Wheels

Is Harley-Davidson Going Out of Business?

Harley-Davidson has been building motorcycles since 1903. The legendary brand is an everlasting symbol of freedom and adventure, and its superior product is an iconic part of the American roadway. Over the past few years, Harley-Davidson has been experiencing declining sales as its aging customer base loses interest in their heavyweight product. It has been a challenge for the motorcycle …

Honda Fit (or Jazz) compact MPV on display at Brussels Expo
Sedans & Coupes

The Best Honda to Buy If You Don’t Want Too Many Bells and Whistles

There are plenty of high-end vehicles on the market today that feature the latest in technological advances. Enhanced infotainment systems, automatic pedestrian warning systems, smart key Fobs, and adaptive cruise control are just a few of the options available. But, not everybody is looking for the latest and greatest when it comes to automobiles. Some people are just looking …