Category: Scott Villeneuve

Quick Spin: 2017 Lexus RC F

A little over two years ago, we surmised that the then-new Lexus RC-F was a bit muted. It was less of a sport coupe and more of a grand touring car. It had gotten away from what made the original F car, the IS-F we loved, so great. […]

Package Deal: 2017 Honda Ridgeline

It’s hard to believe that the Honda Ridgeline has been with us since 2005. Back then it was a rather odd looking truck, or SUV with a bed…whichever you preferred. Now in its second generation, it’s still a unique offering that fits somewhere between the midsize truck and […]

NYIAS 2017: Day 2

Media days for the 2017 New York International Auto Show have ended. We’ve already escaped the city with the help of a Honda Ridgeline. More on that later. But with so many press conferences on Day 1 and a busy morning of Day 2, we have even more […]

NYIAS 2017: Day 1

Spring has finally sprung! It was a nice day for a walk, here in NYC. But hundreds of journalists weren’t logging the miles outdoors. Inside the Jacob Javits Convention Center, the 2017 New York International Auto Show is in full swing. Day 1 was packed with world debuts […]

Quick Spin: 2017 Lexus LX570

If you read the press release, you’d believe that the Lexus LX570 is all new for 2017. That isn’t quite as true as Lexus would like you to believe, but we can’t fault them trying. There’s plenty new about this behemoth. Inside, there’s a new interior and outside, […]

5 Best/Worst of the 2017 NAIAS

Over 700,000 square feet of automotive exhibition at the Cobo Center in Detroit is now open to the pubic. The free food has been eaten, free coffee and booze has been drunk, and the sweaty vultures that call themselves journalists have moved onto their next free meal. Ok, […]

NAIAS 2017: Debut Day

Greetings from Detroit! Day 1 of the 2017 North American International Auto Show is a wrap. Without a single OEM press conference scheduled for Day 2, this was officially debut day! That meant a marathon of rapid-fire debuts. We did our best to give each its due. Here’s […]