The Review Garage

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



2018 BMW 230i xDrive Coupe: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer With automobiles, especially an expensive sport coupe like the 2018 BMW 230i xDrive, it’s all about the return on investment. It is the same in business as well, but there the focus is on profits measured... Continue Reading →

2017 Infiniti QX70

by Jason Fogelson I get to drive a wide variety of SUVs and crossover vehicles. Sometimes it’s hard to pick a favorite. But every time I get a chance to drive an Infiniti QX70, I fall in love all over... Continue Reading →

2017 Infiniti QX30 Premium AWD: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer The Greek philosopher Aristotle, who pondered concepts of matter, substance and form, might have enjoyed analyzing the 2017 Infiniti QX30 crossover sport utility vehicle. That’s because a good share of the QX30’s matter — the stuff... Continue Reading →

2017 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Convertible

by Tod Mesirow There’s not a deep reserve of demand for an SUV convertible – as far as anyone knows.  In fact, convertibles in general make up less than 1 percent of all registered cars in America.  (Hawaii leads the... Continue Reading →

The Porsche Experience

by Tod Mesirow Carson, CA sits in a geographically desirable area – in which to build a small race track.  Porsche looked far and wide for a location in the Los Angeles area, as a huge percentage of Porsches are... Continue Reading →

2017 Audi Q7: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer It seems fitting that the 2017 Audi Q7 made its debut at the same time that the world focused on the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Both are symbolized by interlocking rings: five for... Continue Reading →

2017 GMC Acadia Denali: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer In pocket billiards, snooker or pool, it’s called “Reverse English.” Among crossover sport utility vehicles, it’s the 2017 GMC Acadia. A player using the technique aims the cue to strike the cue ball down low, sinks... Continue Reading →

2017 Jaguar F-Pace: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer In comedy, politics, vehicles like the 2017 Jaguar F-Pace, and a host of other human endeavors, timing is everything. The all-new F-Pace, the first ever crossover sport utility from the British manufacturer of performance sedans and... Continue Reading →

2017 Jaguar XE: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer We live in an era of automotive excellence, so to conclude that the 2017 Jaguar XE is a worthy competitor in its class amounts to high praise. Its particular drawback is the current direction of the... Continue Reading →

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