Author Archives

LSB Scott V

Creator of Limited Slip Blog

All Smiles: 2014 VW Beetle GSR

If you’ve ever needed a little extra spring in your step, a smile on your face, this 2014 VW Beetle GSR could be the car to provide it. Back when we drove the standard Beetle, we found it missing one thing: character. This VW has enough character for […]

Compact Titan: 2014 Ford Focus

Last month Ford unveiled the new 2015 Focus at the New York International Auto Show. You may be asking yourself, is this review not a moot point? The answer is yes, and no. While the new Focus is quite a refresh, the current model holds the title of […]

Living Fossil: Lexus GX460

Body-on-frame SUVs are a dying breed; giant, inefficient dinosaurs of the open road. Unibody construction is in vogue. But we have a soft spot in our hears for the stalwarts of body-on-frame construction. This Lexus GX is one of them. Sharing many of its components with the Toyota […]

Hello Luxury: 2014 Hyundai Equus

The full size sedan market gained a new competitor three years ago when the Hyundai Equus was introduced. Since then, Hyundai has been trying to establish its luxury roots. As we found out, the upcoming 2015 Genesis sedan greatly improves on its predecessor’s shortcomings. That being said, 2014 […]

NYIAS 2014: Day 2

The tired, poor, huddled masses of journalists have left the building. The press preview days of the 2014 NYIAS auto show have come to a close and we’ve escaped the city limits. As the show floor prepares for the public, we review the biggest news from Day 2 […]

Oldie But Goodie: 2014 Jeep Compass

The times have been pretty good around the Jeep camp these days.  Other than the small hiccup over the 9-speed automatic in the new Cherokee, we haven’t heard much of anything that wasn’t positive.  How can you complain when the SRT Grand Cherokee is still alive and kicking?  […]