The Ford Focus Isn’t Dead Yet, But the Future Isn’t Looking Too Hot

The Ford Focus Isn't Dead Yet, But the Future Isn't Looking Too Hot

Image: Ford Americans never completely warmed up to the Focus, Ford’s alternately great and terrible compact. That’s why we lost it four years ago. In Europe, however, the Focus has enjoyed a more respected reputation. Or at least I thought it did, because the Focus’ days may be numbered there too, according to reports that … Read more

Let’s Remember How the Fourth-Generation Mustang Could Have Looked

Let's Remember How the Fourth-Generation Mustang Could Have Looked

The Ford Mustang “Jenner” conceptImage: Ford As a child of the ’90s, I fundamentally believe the best looking cars resemble a bar of soap. That’s why the original SN95 Mustang — not the “NewEdge” refresh (which wasn’t extremely New Edge-y, let’s be real) — has aged so nicely to my eyes. I assume my opinion … Read more

Ford F-150 Raptor R With Supercharged V8

Ford F-150 Raptor R With Supercharged V8

Shown above, the standard twin-turbo V6-powered F-150 Raptor.Photo: Ford Tea Ford F-150 Raptor is getting a V8 very soon, Ford has officially confirmed. At the media event where journalists got to test drive the new 2022 Bronco Raptor (our review will be published shortly), the Ford Performance team gave attendees a tantalizingly brief look at … Read more

2023 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet America Edition

2023 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet America Edition

Photo: Porsche Porsche does a lot of things well, but one area where the company does better than just about anyone else is this: special and commemorative editions of cars. Ladies and gentlemen, put your hands together for the company’s latest offering, the 2023 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet America Edition. That name may be … Read more

The 2022 Audi RS 3 Is a Tiny Track Vixen That Wants to Have Fun

The 2022 Audi RS 3 Is a Tiny Track Vixen That Wants to Have Fun

The sport sedan segment has dwindled quite a bit in the last decade. While we die-hards cherish these four-door deities, we are the exception, not the rule. Many sporty four-doors have been put out to pasture, replaced with fast but puzzling crossovers and SUVs. Photo: Lalita Chemello Audi refuses to quit the sporty sedan scene. … Read more

At $7,500, Could This 1993 Chevy Lumina Z34 Light Up Your Life?

At $7,500, Could This 1993 Chevy Lumina Z34 Light Up Your Life?

With its Z34 package and quad-cam V6 engine, today’s Nice Price or No Dice Lumina isn’t your ordinary mid-sized Chevy classic front driver. Let’s see if the price is out of the ordinary as well. When Mazda introduced the Miata, it created a fun car for the masses. In return, those masses anointed the model … Read more

Audi RS 5’s New Competition Package Has Coilovers

Audi RS 5's New Competition Package Has Coilovers

2023 Audi RS 5 with Competition packagePicture: Audi In an effort to make the RS 5 more of a driver’s car — and more competitive with BMW M and Mercedes-AMG machines — Audi is giving the RS 5 a new Competition package. You get some serious performance goodies — but it all comes at a … Read more