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Review: 2019 Subaru Ascent a Worthy Contender in the Crowded Midsize SUV Segment

Overview (Final Score: A) When Subaru dropped the Tribeca five years ago, few really noticed the loss of the company’s only three-row crossover. Now, Subaru’s three-row dreams…

Review: 2019 Acura RDX is a Classy Kind of Sassy

Overview (Final Score: A-) The all-new 2019 Acura RDX is a roomy 2-row, five-passenger crossover. For the new model year, Acura made the RDX longer and wider…

Review: 2019 Volkswagen Jetta Greatly Improves This Midsize Mainstay

Overview (Final Score: B) The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta is completely new, from the ground up. Redesigned to improve comfort and spaciousness, this new Jetta also begins a…

Review: The 2019 Honda Insight Is Hybrid Perfection

Overview (Final Score: A) Completely new for 2019, the Honda Insight continues the brand’s foray into hybrid cars. The Insight was technically the first hybrid on the…

Review: 2019 Kia Forte – Following The Stinger Style Works Perfectly For This Compact Sedan

Overview (Final Score: 98%) What We Love About the 2019 Kia Forte Amazing content on top trims Great new looks Standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto &…

Review: 2019 Kia Sorento Offers Low-Priced Everything and Gets an “A” Doing It

Overview (Final Score: A) The 2019 Kia Sorento continues with the current-generation of the midsize crossover-SUV, building on the winning three-row design Kia introduced a few years…

Review: All-New 2019 Ram 1500 Improves Everything About Pickup Trucks

  Overview (Final Score: A-) The 2019 Ram 1500 is an all-new pickup truck with changes from the ground up. The Ram 1500 is well known for…

Car Q&A With AAA’s “Car Doctor” John Paul

Storm-damaged mid-life crisis car?, rough idling SRX, Check Engine Light, aftermarket sensor? Q. I just recently saw a 2015 Porsche Boxster at a really really good price. When…

Review: 2018 Honda CR-V Showcases What a Best-Seller Should Be

  Overview (Final Score: A-) An all-new Honda CR-V was introduced in 2017 with some pretty major changes to the best-selling compact crossover. The 2018 model carries those…

Review: Semi-Updated 2018 Toyota Tundra Delivers All-Around Goodness

  Overview (Final Score: B) The 2018 Toyota Tundra is a continuation of the full-size half-ton pickup truck introduced for this generation in 2015. The Tundra embodies…

Car Q&A With AAA’s “Car Doctor” John Paul

Synthetic oil, dim headlights, All-weather SUV, Odyssey reliability Q. I have a 2008 Subaru Outback wagon with the 4-cylinder engine that has 114,000 miles on it. I…

Review: 2018 Subaru XV Crosstrek Is All-New and All-Improved

  Overview (Final Score: B+) The 2018 model year brings the Subaru XV Crosstrek into a second generation. It’s focus has always been on value, nimble handling…

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