Glide on the Open Road

The 2016 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra leaves no stone unturned when it comes to an all-inclusive cruising bike. It was built for touring and that's exactly what it excels in. Fully loaded with copious storage compartments, hard-case saddlebags, trunk and luggage rack, the Road Glide Ultra is conscious when it comes to functionality and style.

Toyota Mirai

You probably have already heard about hydrogen cars, fuel cells, electrolyzers and so forth. You even have probably seen some hydrogen pumping stations around. What all this jargon entails is a whole new world of possibilities in becoming carbon emissions free and fossil fuel independent.

‘Red Carpet’

If you are planning a trip this fall or winter, and you happen to be a foody and a motorcar fan, we highly recommend that you visit Modena, Italy. This northern Italian town, known for being the homeland of delicious Lambrusco grapes, parmigiana reggiano cheese and authentic (no alcohol added or infused) balsamic vinegar, is also the town of two…

Range Rover Sport SVR Performs like a Sports Car

Neck-snapping acceleration and cackling exhaust pipes are the first signs that the Range Rover Sport SVR is a performance car dressed in SUV clothes. The snarling 550-horsepower V-8, borrowed from Jaguar F-Type, is capable of propelling this two-and-a-half-ton rig to 60 miles per hour in 4.5 seconds and has a top track speed of 162 mph. The eight-speed automatic is…

Mazda’s Redesigned Roadster is Lighter and Smaller

The Mazda MX-5 (originally called the Miata) has long been the personification of driving fun and the fourth-generation 2016 model continues to be just that. The original MX-5 Miata, introduced in 1989, was the reincarnation of a British sports car and more than 950,000 have been sold worldwide. According to Mazda, the all-new 2016 is lighter, smaller, quicker and more…

2015 Infiniti QX80

The Infiniti QX80 is a vehicle of contradictions, and it always leaves me with mixed feelings. I’ve never been a fan of the exterior styling, yet the interior beckons with soft leather and wood trim. The V-8 engine guzzles fuel, but it is extremely smooth and strong enough to tow 8,500 pounds. In summary, this full-size SUV shines from the…

Audi Q5 Diesel has Fuel Economy and Performance

Clean diesel power appeals to drivers on two levels: performance and fuel economy. Audi’s midsize utility vehicle, the Q5, is available with five powertrains, ranging from a 2.0-liter turbo to the supercharged V-6 in the sporty SQ5, but the one that catches my eye is the 3.0-liter turbodiesel V-6.