Category: Danielle Villeneuve

Fierce: 2015 Infiniti QX70

The QX70 is the new name for the old FX. You’ll most likely recognize the car on sight before remembering its new name, a product of the seemingly haphazard renaming of Infiniti’s entire product lineup last year. In spite of the name change, the QX70 doesn’t lack any of […]

Svelte: 2015 VW Touareg

For 2015, VW has given the Touareg a refresh. The best way to combat an image problem is to re-work the image.  But what changes have been made? They may be slight, but a number of exterior design enhancements give the VW a more up-scale appearance. They updated […]

Adventurer: 2016 Kia Sorento

For many, Pierce Brosnan may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of the new 2016 Kia Sorento. With a prominent presence amongst the public in its Superbowl debut, the “Perfect Getaway” commercial portrays the Sorento in a new light. Kia boasts that the […]

Spunk: 2016 Mazda CX-5

Originally launched in 2012, Mazda’s CX-5 was the first model to embrace Mazda’s KODO design language. The Mazda CX-5 has been refreshed for 2016. Mazda has made a number of improvements to hold its place as a frontrunner in the crossover market. In the competitive world of crossovers, it […]

Luxury Limo: 2015 Cadillac Escalade

Glitz. Power. Comfort. The all-new 2015 Cadillac Escalade embodies these characteristics with aplomb. Cadillac has added more of the features consumers want in a large luxury SUV—premium interior feel, better performance, and new technology. This design marks the Escalade’s fourth generation and it has come a long way […]

NYIAS 2015: Day 2

Press access to the 2015 New York International Auto Show has finally been closed. Tonight, local dealer associations descend on the Javits Center to eat free food and gander at the new sheet metal they’ll be selling later this year. We’ve already escaped back to Limited Slip HQ, […]

NYIAS 2015: Day 1

Even though it feels like most of Day 1’s activity had been spoiled by leaks, pre-show reveals, and online debuts, we’ve finally seen everything that opening day of the 2015 New York International Auto Show had to offer. Here’s the scoop on 9 of the best new vehicles […]

Boosted: 2015 Lincoln Navigator

When the all-new 2015 Lincoln Navigator was debuted, I was quietly skeptical. It might have been bookended by some attractive changes but it didn’t appear all that new in the middle. It was the upgrades underneath that sounded most promising. How does this new Navigator stack up from […]

Cruiser: Mazda MX-5 Miata

It may have been a bit brisk for a convertible, but at Limited Slip Blog, we still gave the 2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata Grand Touring a fair shake. Its old-school roadster charm makes it an appealing option to those interested in the driving experience rather than speed. While […]

NAIAS 2015 Day 2: More Reveals

The 2015 Auto Show press days have wrapped. Thousands of weary journalists, and “journalists” are heading home. We’re hoping to head home soon too. But before we do, we’ll catch you up on the big news of Day 2. Hyundai HCD-15 “Santa Cruze” Targeting the new generation of buyers, Hyundai […]