Category: Driven

Fresh Faces: BMW 328i vs. Audi A4

-Christopher Little There’s a bit of a war going on in Germany, and it’s been going on for quite some time.  For years, the BMW 3 Series and the Audi A4 have challenged each other over bragging rights to be the top German sports sedan.  85 kilometers separate […]

BMW X1 Short Drive

-Christopher Little Back when we were first introduced to the US-spec BMW X1 at the New York International Auto Show, I wasn’t so sure it would be a good idea.  After driving it, have I changed my mind?  Maybe.  I’m still not sure why someone in the market […]

Audi A7 Short Drive

The Audi A7 is regarded as one of the best looking four-door cars on the market today.  I believe this assessment to be true, regardless of how it drives.  Recently, I took one out for a relatively short spin.  Even with just a short ride, I can tell […]

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2.0T

Last Tuesday, Hyundai dropped off a 2013 Genesis Coupe 2.0T Premium for us to test. We had 1000 miles and seven days to see how it stacked up. So we planned a road trip from our headquarters in Upstate, NY to the summit of Mount Washington to find […]

SRT Track Experience

–Christopher Little I’ve always associated SRT with large displacement engines, tire smoke, and quarter mile times.  And in many respects, that’s a pretty accurate assessment.  Street & Racing Technology is so named because that’s what goes into these cars.  I, however, was under the impression that, despite this, […]

New for 2013

2013 Audi S5 – Test Drive

Audi’s S5 is one of the best looking sport coupes on the market.  However, its 354 hp, 325 lb-ft naturally aspirated V8 has fallen a bit behind the times.  For 2013, the V8 has been replaced with the supercharged V6 from the Audi S4.  The new engine makes […]

Fiat 500 Sport – Test Drive

-Christopher Little & Scott Villeneuve Personality.  Many compact car in the US market don’t have any.  They are drab, plastic-filled shells of transport.  That trend is shifting, lead triumphantly by a most unlikely competitor.  Over the past few years, we’ve seen some storied marques die or be sold […]

2012 BMW 328i Review

Car manufacturers use the words “all new” to describe just about everything. But when BMW said that the 328i is “all new” for 2012 they really meant it. Nearly everything about this car is new, including a redesigned body and a new 4 cylinder engine. But BMW fanatics, […]