A red 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera amongst rolling green hills
Cars

Car Brands Owners Won’t Stop Bragging About

Cars are machines that get us from point A to point B, and that’s how your average driver probably views them. While most people like to have additional features and safety tech that enhances their driving experience, the vehicles we drive are just a tool. To car enthusiasts, though, our deep-rooted passion for our car …

Mini Cooper SE Electric parked in the city
Autos

3 Reasons to Avoid the 2021 Mini Cooper

What’s up with the Mini Cooper these days? Is it still a popular compact convertible? At one point, they were cool enough to be in, ‘An Italian Job,’ a bank robbery movie. So, what happened? Why aren’t people into the 2021 Mini Cooper?  Reasons to avoid the 2021 Mini Cooper  1. The Mini Cooper is …

2019 Toyota Prius Limited
Autos

Is Buying A Used Toyota Prius Worth it?

The Toyota Prius is the most popular green car. It outsells a variety of electric vehicles in the U.S., making it a pretty compelling option to buy new and used. However, what do you need to be concerned about when purchasing a used Toyota Prius?  Is buying a Used Toyota Prius a good idea?  First …

An orange Mitsubishi Mirage on display at an auto show
Autos

The Mitsubishi Mirage is the Worst Car to Buy New

Are you thinking about buying the Mitsubishi Mirage? Well, then you’re pretty brave because it’s the worst car that you can purchase brand new. If you’re still considering buying the 2020 Mitsubishi Mirage after learning that, consider why it ranks so poorly.  Is the Mitsubishi Mirage a good car?  It’s a sort of an OK …

Hyundai Accent Hatchback on display
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The Hyundai Accent Hatchback is Better Than You Think

If you want a reliable hatchback, then consider the Hyundai Accent Hatchback. It’s proving itself in terms of quality, value, and dependability. Check out why the 2017 Hyundai Accent Hatchback deserves a chance to go home with you.  The 2017 Hyundai Accent Hatchback  While there is a 2020 Hyundai Accent that starts around $15k, it’s …

Volkswagen Golf Hatchback on display at auto show
Autos

Why is the Volkswagen Golf so Popular?

The Volkswagen Golf is one incredibly popular compact car with great ratings and great reviews. So, were here on the case to discover what’s exactly so great about the 2020 VW Golf? Buckle up to check out this wild ride.  Is the Volkswagen Golf a Good Car?  You can get started in the Volkswagen Golf …

Cars

It’s Not Your Bach, It’s Maybach

You may have heard the phrase “the rich will get richer,” but what happens when a rich person actually does get richer? Well, if you’re Ellen Degeneres, then you buy a bunch of Porsches to go along with your Portia. But if you would rather not drive because you’re too busy being rich, then you …

1991 Saab 900 Turbo SPG
Cars

The Saab 900 Turbo Was the First Modern Hot Hatch

When the original Volkswagen GTI helped start the front-wheel-drive hot hatch segment, very few production vehicles had turbos. Only high-performance cars, or rally homologation specials, could afford to house them. Today, though, turbocharging is basically a hot hatch requirement. The Fiat 500 Abarth, Hyundai Veloster N, Civic Type R, and VW GTI all have turbocharged …

2018 Kia Stinger
Cars

Is the Kia Stinger a Half-Priced Audi A7?

The Audi A7 is perhaps one of the most unique and luxurious sports sedans on the market today. Its coupe-like shape, practical hatchback, and athletic performance characteristics are unlike any other car, except perhaps for the Kia Stinger. The Korean brand’s most recent star performer takes some of its styling cues from Audi’s four-door coupe, …

2002 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
Cars

A C5 Corvette Is a Great Budget Race Car

While the latest mid-engine C8 is an honest supercar competitor, the other Corvette generations have their own charms. True, older ‘Vettes don’t have the latest tech or as nice of an interior. However, as with other used performance cars like the Porsche Cayman and BMW 3-Series, they’re significantly cheaper. Enough that they’re on-par in budget …

2003 Porsche 911 996 Turbo
Cars

The 996 Turbo: The Best Affordable Used Porsche 911

Although it makes well-regarded vehicles, not all Porsches have been trouble-free. In particular, the 996-gen Porsche 911 has a black-sheep reputation, due to its dreaded IMS bearing. However, even notably reliable or high-end cars, like the Toyota 4Runner, Nissan Skyline GT-R, and Mitsubishi Montero have had engine problems. Though, as with the contemporary Cayman, the …

An orange 2020 Honda Fit EX-L driving around the city.
Cars

Cheap Cars You’ll Be Proud To Own

Luxury, performance, speed, all the things we say we want in a car. But sometimes you need to get from point A to point B without spending a ton and being reliable. Here is a list of some of the top reliable cheap cars out there right now. Cheap cars you’ll be proud to own …

Cars

See Your Porsche Order Go Through The Assembly Line

Imagine ordering something that you are really excited about from Amazon. You know from the order what day it is expected to arrive. But, nowadays you can track the shipment with the delivery company too. So, basically, you can order your product, have it plucked from the shelves of a warehouse, and watch the package …

2020 Red Nissan Sentra landscape image
Cars

The Nissan Sentra Could Be the Best Car for Graduates

Once students finish their last paper and receive their diploma, the last thing they want to be concerned with is added debt. Different transportation may be a necessity as they cross the stage and onto the next phase of life. Autotrader says a new Nissan Sentra may be the perfect car to get them to their new job. Autotrader …

2020 Subaru WRX driving on a canyon road.
Cars

Is the 2020 WRX the Least Reliable Subaru?

Subaru is one of a few auto brands that are renown for reliability. However, not every model of even the most reliable brands can avoid being deemed unreliable. The WRX, one of Subaru’s most favored models, earned the lowest predicted reliability score of all Subarus. The 2020 WRX is not getting good marks so far. …

Cars

The Acura Vigor Was More Unique Than You Think

Back in the 90s, Acura was one of the best brands in the market. It saw early success from the NSX supercar, the Integra was bringing in most of the sales, and the Legend was, well, legendary, even back then. But one Acura model that was unveiled during the early 90s was unlike all the …

2020 Lexus GS F side
Cars

Only Buy a Lexus GS F If It’s Used

Although it’s better known as a luxury brand, Lexus has made several performance cars in the past. The Lexus IS F sport sedan was one of the first; a match for the contemporary BMW M3. However, although the succeeding F-badged models were genuinely sporty, they were also in some ways dated. The LFA supercar, for …

2018 BMW M5 Competition
Cars

2020 Sedans You Can Get With A V8

The V8 engine is a staple among American muscle cars and sports cars. You can find it in Corvettes, Challengers and even some Aston Martins, but those all have one thing in common: they are sports cars. Sports cars are a lot of fun to drive, but they aren’t always comfortable or practical like a …

Cars

Best Model Years for a Lexus GS

The Lexus GS is a popular sedan in the luxury segment. According to US News and World Report, the third generation Lexus GS “consistently receives perfect reliability scores and safety marks form independent testing agencies.” However, the cost of luxury cars like the 2020 GS can get pretty steep if you buy new. What are …

An orange 2020 Honda Fit EX-L driving around the city.
Cars

Maybe You Should Buy A Honda Fit

The Honda Fit is a small, affordable compact sedan with a lot to offer – so long as what you’re looking for isn’t high-end luxury and power. On one hand, the Honda Fit is underwhelming in just about every aspect, and on the other hand, it is actually a really reasonable purchase. Here’s what Honda …

Cadillac XLR
Cars

Cadillac XLR Revival Rendered on Corvette Chassis

A little over a week ago, I wrote about an interview that Bob Lutz did for the MotoMan TV Youtube channel. In it, he discusses his experience with the development of the C7 Corvette. There was a moment in that video where he mentions that the C7 was planned to have a Cadillac counterpart. That never came to fruition. …

Cars

The Fallen Buick Models We Forgot About

Buick, along with other brands under the General Motors umbrella have decided to kill off many of their passenger cars. At one point, Buick had a pretty diverse vehicle lineup, now the brand is only making SUVs. The discontinuation of many of Buicks models stemmed from low sales. Some cars were plain bad, others just …