2021 GMC Canyon AT4 First Test: Still Sweet

The GMC Canyon AT4 is the automaker’s off-road-oriented midsize pickup truck, but don’t think of it as the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2‘s twin sibling. The Canyon AT4 has some off-road goodies but lacks the fancy suspension, front locker, and other rugged parts of the ZR2, although both trucks share the same basic setup and powertrains. It’s …

What’s the Best 2021 Nissan Rogue Trim? Here’s Our Guide

The 2021 Nissan Rogue is a truly substantial upgrade from the last generation, even if the powertrain is still less than impressive. But that’s one of the only demerits in an otherwise worthwhile compact SUV that’s also Nissan’s best-selling vehicle. With four different trim levels and all-wheel drive available on each one, there’s a lot …

Can Jim Farley, a Real Car Guy, Fix Ford?

Many men have tried to improve Ford. In the modern era, few have had the luxury of sitting back and watching the hits and the money roll in. The latest man in the big Ford CEO chair is automotive industry veteran Jim Farley. Ford has a history of choosing leaders from within who climbed the …

Alexa, Thanks For Embedding Yourself in My New Ford

“Alexa, start my Ford and crank the air conditioning” is the kind of verbal command owners of Ford vehicles will be able to seamlessly make from the comfort of their home in the future. The automaker is planning a wireless software update to make Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant a built-in feature for 700,000 Ford vehicles …

The Colonial Pipeline Shutdown Is Over, So Why Is Everyone Panicking?

Don’t do what these folks are doing: Filling up beyond what they need. Panic Is as Panic Does All of this logic isn’t changing anything on the ground in Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, and other states. If you live along the Eastern seaboard of the United States, you’re probably thinking about gas today, and not the …

Mazda Just Restored Its Amazing MX-81 Aria Concept Styled by Bertone

At the intersection of Italian design and Japanese technology, Mazda unveiled the MX-81 Aria concept at the 1981 Tokyo Motor Show. It was Mazda’s first model to receive the MX badge (for Mazda eXperimental), a moniker the Japanese automaker would reserve for vehicles that pushed boundaries, and the futuristic MX-81 set the standard. Marc Deschamps, …

All-New 11th-Gen 2022 Honda Civic Sedan Pricing Holds the Line

The Honda Civic is small car royalty, and for its all-new, 11th generation, it’s arguably better looking (inside and out) than ever before. We don’t quite know what the new 2022 Civic sedan is like to drive yet, but we now have a very good idea of how much it will cost when it finally …

Adorably Terrible ’92 Geo Metro Convertible Sold for Thousands by Fancy Auction House

This bright blue 1992 Geo Metro Convertible was the headliner of RM Sotheby’s “Handle With Fun” online auction that ended today. The time-limited auction featured a variety of rare and vintage collectibles and memorabilia, including several gumball cross-country racing machines, but this humble subcompact stood out. How could it not? It just seems so wonderfully …