Ryan Toohey
MotorBiscuit Writer

Ryan Toohey

Aside from my interest in cars, I enjoy watching hockey and reading comics. When I’m writing, you can find me in a coffee shop. When I’m not writing, you can also find me in a coffee shop.

A red 2020 Subaru Outback driving down a highway road
Crossover & Midsize

How Many Miles Will a Subaru Outback Last?

A Subaru Outback will keep you from getting stuck in the mud. But will buying this model leave you stuck in a vehicle with a short lifespan? The Outback is a unique breed. Unfortunately leaves you with few alternatives if you decide against buying an Outback but want a similar model. Many shoppers’ decisions will …

A silver 2021 Toyota Tacoma Trail Edition on display in front of a mountain range
Trucks & SUVs

Why Is the 2021 Toyota Tacoma so Painfully Slow?

You won’t be drag racing with your next pickup truck. However, no one wants a rugged-looking vehicle that’s a wimp under the hood. So, many shoppers may wonder what’s up with the 2021 Toyota Tacoma’s pathetic acceleration time. Let’s dive into the Tacoma’s performance data to see how this shortcoming may affect your driving experience. …

A black 2021 Subaru Forester driving down a country road
Crossover & Midsize

How Many Miles Will a Subaru Forester Last?

The Subaru Forester is becoming increasingly popular. But does this compact SUV have staying power? Some iconic models aren’t as reliable and long-lasting as you might think. So, how does the Forester stack up against the average car? Before you buy this rugged compact SUV, let’s examine how well it’s expected to perform over time. …

A red 2020 Mazda CX-30 parked, looking toward a mountain range
Crossover & Midsize

Thousands of 2020-21 Mazda CX-30s Recalled For Frustrating Issue

Bringing your vehicle back to the dealership for a recall is frustrating. However, 2020-2021 Mazda CX-30 owners might be relieved about its latest recall, as it fixes an irritating problem. The CX-30 debuted to mixed reviews in the 2020 model year. The energetic subcompact crossover impressed some experts, while others felt it delivered underpowered performance. …

A red 2021 Mazda6 on display, facing away from the camera
Sedans & Coupes

The 2021 Mazda6 Is a Sedan With a Personality; The Nissan Altima Is Just a Car

Oftentimes, you’re faced with a choice – exhilaration vs. practicality. And choosing the smartest option isn’t typically exciting. However, comparing the sporty 2021 Mazda6 and the pragmatic 2021 Nissan Altima isn’t as straightforward. Thankfully, Mazda’s athletic machines aren’t unreliable gas guzzlers. So you can actually buy a model with personality rather than just an uninspiring …

A white 2021 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack surrounded in a cloud of smoke while drag racing
Sedans & Coupes

How Many Miles Will a Dodge Challenger Last?

We get it; a Dodge Challenger isn’t the most practical vehicle. However, we’re betting you’d love to drive this overpowered muscle car for the next decade or so.  But can the Challenger hang around for that long? Let’s examine this iconic model to figure out how many miles you might be able to get out …

A turquoise 2022 Kia Carnival driving down a city road
Crossover & Midsize

It’s Not a Minivan: Kia Dubs the 2022 Carnival an ‘MPV’

Will Kia’s all-new multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) be its MVP? That’s what the South Korean company is betting on after revealing the 2022 Kia Carnival. The Carnival replaces the Sedona minivan in Kia’s lineup. However, this model aims to be something more than yet another ‘soccer mom’ vehicle. Will this new MPV meet – or improve …

A blue 2021 Nissan Rogue parked in front of a house
Crossover & Midsize

The 2021 Nissan Rogue Has Shocking Safety Concerns

Most models take a step forward to becoming safer every year. However, the 2021 Nissan Rogue took two giant steps backward – adding to the SUV’s list of deal-breakers. How did Nissan manage to make such a mistake with the newest Rogue, and should you still consider buying one? Let’s take a look at the …

A red 2016 Hyundai Elantra on display in front of a colorful sky
Sedans & Coupes

Buying a Used 2016 Hyundai Elantra is a $10,000 Mistake

Now’s an incredible time to score a fantastic deal on a lightly used compact car with cutting-edge technologies. However, you should avoid the 2016 Hyundai Elantra. Hyundai earned itself quite a stellar reputation and is becoming an industry giant. But even this South Korean automaker misses on occasion. Why should you skip over this particular …

A luxurious red 2021 Mazda CX-5 parked in front of a building
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Is Mazda a Luxury Car Brand?

Virtually every automaker makes upscale cars that offer exceptional comfort. However, luxury brands transcend these models by taking refinement to the next level. So, where does Mazda fit in amongst its peers? Mazda is one of those brands, such as Chrysler and Buick, that’s hard to place. The automaker has a stellar reputation within the …

A red 2021 Mazda CX-5 driving down a highway road
Crossover & Midsize

How Many Miles Will a Mazda CX-5 Last?

The heralded Mazda CX-5 is nearly flawless, making it a fantastic option for your next long-term vehicle. But will this popular compact SUV outlast the competition? This is somewhat of a loaded question, as countless variables play a role in a car’s lifespan. However, we can analyze industry data, Mazda’s reliability history, and recent CX-5 …