Category Archives: Autos

6 years of work, this is what driving means

See the full image gallery >> Goodness, it’s been a long time. Six years to be precise since the launch of the latest simulation-focused Forza Motorsport title. In that time, we’ve seen a whole new generation of consoles, two arcade-style open-world Forza Horizon titles, and even, surprisingly, the release of two Gran Turismo titles, Forza… Read More »

The Mercedes EQS SUV proves that luxury cars should go electric

A photo of a blue Mercedes EQS SUV with the Jalopnik Reviews banner below. There’s a lot to like about luxury SUVs. They pack in more niceties than most homes, are packed with pristine finishes, and feature more cutting-edge technology than you can imagine. Now, after spending a weekend with Mercedes-Benz’s latest offering, I’m here… Read More »

the cost of petrol and diesel increases “unjustifiably”

Fuel prices Filling up a 55-litre family car, such as a Skoda Superb, now costs more than £100 between petrol and diesel Fuel prices continue to spiral in the UK, rising for the fourth consecutive month, with further increases expected in the coming months. Petrol prices rose by almost 5 pence per liter (ppl) in… Read More »

NASCAR Iowa Speedway’s ad fails to answer the BIG question

NASCAR ignores BIG question with Iowa announcementSportswire Icon – Getty Images After waiting nearly 17 years for the call, Iowa Speedway in Newton will host a NASCAR Cup Series race next summer. The 7/8-mile D-shaped track has hosted various open-wheel series and lower-division NASCAR series in recent years, but the June 16, 2024, Cup race… Read More »

It lost four cylinders. No problem!

See the full image gallery >> INFERNO, Mich. – The 2023 Mercedes-AMG SL 43 is the high-cost luxury convertible equivalent of the turbocharged Mustang vs. V8 debate. In other words, don’t rule out this four-cylinder Benz just because it has half the cylinders of its 55 and 63 siblings. We’ve driven them, and while largely… Read More »

It leads the compact SUV class and looks great

See the full image gallery >> Professionals: High quality and good looking interior; excellent hybrid; strong security credentials; refined and responsive driving experience Against: No plug-in hybrid and off-road models; no spare wheel in hybrid; simple basic touchscreen; higher prices than some competitors After a full year on the market and multiple testing opportunities, including… Read More »

Rennsport Reunion 7 is Porsche heaven on a plate!

Rennsport Reunion 7 is a Porsche paradisePorsche No other brand carries the Porsche passion. Of course, there’s the name of the car that just popped into your head, preceded by “Oh yeah? How about…”—BMW, Lotus, Crosley, whatever it was—but nothing else combines raw performance with the reasonable affordability of Porsche. Add to that 75 years… Read More »

Best SUVs to tow in 2023 and 2024

Best SUVs to tow in 2023 and 2024GMC If you plan to tow, your best bet is to purchase a pickup truck. But if your vehicle also needs to haul people and fulfill the role of a jack-of-all-trades, there are a handful of great SUVs that can also tow. While no SUV on sale today… Read More »