The Review Garage

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



2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer Now presenting its all-new 2017 V90 Cross Country, Volvo demonstrates again that it has a way with wagons. Going back generations, the Swedish vehicle manufacturer has persisted in developing rugged, safe and dependable station wagons, even... Continue Reading →

2017 Ford Escape: A DriveWays Review. . .

by Frank A. Aukofer There are a whopping number of popular priced compact crossover sport utility vehicles to entice buyers, but few like the 2017 Ford Escape that also offer scintillating performance. To get that, however, you must order an... Continue Reading →

2017 Buick La Crosse Premium: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer The 2017 Buick La Crosse fulfills its traditional role at General Motors as a luxury car without the cachet of a Cadillac but a satisfying alternative and less expensive to boot. While a new Caddy CT6... Continue Reading →

2017 Cadillac CT6 Platinum AWD: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer Cadillac creeps closer to parity against Europe’s high-performance luxury brands with the 2017 CT6 full-size sport/luxury sedan. Though there likely are some aficionados who yearn for the days of the Cadillac de Ville or Fleetwood, the... Continue Reading →

2017 Subaru Impreza 2.0i Sport: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer To get a leg up usually helps, but the all-new and newly independent 2017 Subaru Impreza surpasses that by getting two wheels up on the competition. For many years, Subaru has distinguished itself by making all-wheel... Continue Reading →

2017 Mercedes-Benz S550e Plug-in Hybrid: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer Hybrids, as the 2017 Mercedes-Benz S550e Plug-in Hybrid can attest, are not just for fuel economy anymore. Nope, they’re everywhere, powering super cars like the Acura NSX; familiar hatchbacks and sedans like the Toyota Prius and... 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 Mazda3 Test Drive and Review

by Jason Fogelson The Fogelson fleet is rather small. I own a 2014 Mazda CX-5 crossover vehicle (“Maus”), a 2012 Mazda3 (“Mori”) and a 1993 Harley-Davidson Sportster Deluxe (“Manny”). The CX-5 is my daily driver, and the Sportster is my... Continue Reading →

2017 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer What once was a slur of contempt now has become a badge of acceptance, as the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback can confirm. Not long ago, hatchback was a dirty word—at least as far as most U.S.... Continue Reading →

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