Volvo makes some nice vehicles and their SUVs are no exception. With the XC60 Recharge, the company has stuffed their turbocharged and supercharged four-cylinder under the hood and then added am electric motor. We spent a week with this PHEV to see if all those motivational forces can play well together.
The folks at Dodge have been busy stuffing their venerable 6.2-liter supercharged Hemi V8 under the hood of pretty much their entire lineup. It was only a matter of time before that powerplant made its way under the hood of a Ram truck. The Ram TRX is the result of that mad science experiment. But the TRX is about way more than a big engine. It is an off road, and we mean in the air, beast that is unlike almost anything available today. Read on to learn more.
The recently released Jeep Gladiator is the pickup truck version of the Wrangler. With a longer wheelbase and usable truck bed, the Gladiator is a good alternative to the pickup truck standards, especially for people with adventurous spirits who spend their weekends in deserts or mountains. New for 2021 is an EcoDiesel option. We spent a week with a diesel Gladiator Overland to see if this new engine is a good fit.
The GV80 is Genesis’ first soiree into the SUV marketplace. It comes up against stiff competition from some of the most well respected auto brands in the world. We spent a week with the twin-turbo V6 model to see how well it stacks up in this highly competitive segment.
Toyota’s Tundra has been around for a while now and the company keeps making minor changes to keep this large pickup current. We spent some time with the 2021 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro to determine how capable it is.
The fourth generation Mazda3 has been well received since its launch in 2019. It is very attractive and far more upscale than many of its segment competitors. Now Mazda has brought us the Mazda3 2.5 Turbo with more power and some trick features to help put that power down. Is this the modern day interpretation of the Mazdaspeed3? Click the link to get our full shake down.
The Genesis brand has only been around since 2015 but the company has come a very long way towards challenging rivals from Germany and Japan. The G80 presents a serious alternative to the established luxury brands at a fraction of the cost. Read on to find out just how good the all-new Genesis is.
The all-new Hyundai Elantra features a bold design that helps it stand out in the compact sedan segment. But daring looks aren’t the only thing this little sedan is packing. There are some surprises in store for buyers of the seventh generation Elantra that will help maintain smiles for miles.
Hyundai has taken some serious strides into the luxury car market in the past few years with the Genesis brand. The updated G90 leads the way for an all-new G80 sedan and GV80 SUV as well. With starting prices in a double-digit delta from their German counterparts, Genesis has serious potential to shake things up. People just need to be willing to give the brand a try.
VW updated the Atlas for 2021 with some exterior design changes and more content. Unchanged is the massive and comfortable interior. We took the Atlas on a hunt for this year’s Christmas tree to see if these refinements have improved the breed or kept things status quo.