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Rating the best and worst in cars, SUVs, trucks, motorcycles, and more.



Zeeee-licious! Nissan Bakes a Tasty Tart with Its New Z

~ A DriveWays Review ~ by Matthew P. Aukofer Nissan has had a lock on the last letter of the automotive alphabet ever since it launched its first Z car in 1969, when it sold cars under the Datsun brand.... Continue Reading →

The First Jeep Grand Cherokee with an Electrified Drivetrain: The Overland 4xe

~ A DriveWays Review ~ by Frank A. Aukofer After all, it’s a Jeep. Yet the 2022 Grand Cherokee Overland 4xe performs well as a roomy, luxurious and even economical Interstate conqueror once you get past the price. That’s because it’s... Continue Reading →

2022 Range Rover P400 SE LWB: A Pricey Large Vehicle with Power and Cushy Accommodations

~ A DriveWays Review ~ by Frank A. Aukofer A businessman in Baltimore bought a Range Rover partly because he wanted to park it outside his headquarters to convince potential customers that he was running a successful company. Such is the... Continue Reading →

Range Anxiety? The 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS 580 4Matic Travels 340 Miles on One Charge

~ A DriveWays Review ~ by Frank A. Aukofer Mercedes-Benz has produced excellent vehicles for nearly a century, so there’s reason to expect that it would do the same with its all-new electric 2022 EQS 580. It’s the German company’s first... Continue Reading →

2022 Chevrolet Equinox RS AWD Remains a Popular Contender

By Frank Aukofer ~ As a 17-year-old with a long list of worthy and eager competitors, the 2022 Chevrolet Equinox has not achieved Olympian status. But with almost 3.3 million United States sales in its short lifetime, it need not... Continue Reading →

2022 North American Car, Truck, and Utility of the Year Awards: A DriveWays Report…

by Frank A. Aukofer Detroit, Michigan -- The Ford Motor Co. won two of the three major 2022 United States and Canada vehicle awards Tuesday, Jan. 11, with all-new entries: the Ford Maverick pickup truck crowned North American Truck of the Year... Continue Reading →

2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 Limited AWD Stands Above the Competition

~ A DriveWays Review ~ by Frank A. Aukofer The all-new 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 arrives with snappy looks, inside and out, appetizing performance and a confident view of the future, when electric vehicles, and perhaps ships and aircraft, will cleanly... Continue Reading →

2021 Audi RS 7: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer It’s tempting to describe the 2021 Audi RS 7 in disparate ways: a hair-trigger pistol in a silk holster. An explosive creampuff. An iron fist in a velvet glove. They are all accurate, more or less. This... Continue Reading →

2021 Infiniti Q50 Signature Edition: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer Though it’s among the runners-up for pure driving pleasure, the 2021 Infiniti Q50 can satisfy almost anyone who enjoys driving for its own sake.  Most of those enthusiasts likely would concede that the best vehicles for their... Continue Reading →

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