Tag: clutch

Better than Good: 2017 Audi A4

Audi owners must be an excitable bunch. It would explain why each new model that rolls out of Ingolstadt looks strikingly similar to the generation before it; it keeps everyone’s heart rates down. Take the latest A4, for example. From afar, it looks remarkably similar to the previous […]

Better, Not Bigger: 2015 Honda Fit

Bigger is better. Or is it? The new Fit challenges new-car trends by being smaller than the previous generation. But while 1.6 inches have been cut from overall length, there are many improvements to this second generation Fit. While the car is shorter, the wheelbase has grown. Honda […]

Chrysler “What’s New” 2015

A low fog hung in the sky, preventing the early-morning sun from warming the asphalt. For a moment, there was silence. Four gleaming vehicles sat before me, and I had first pick. This was how I began my day at Chrysler’s “What’s New 2015” event at their Chelsea […]

Escape: 2014 Honda Civic Si

I didn’t plan this. It’s was just past 7:30pm on Friday night, the sun was setting, and I was scything through central New Hampshire behind the wheel of the 2014 Honda Civic Si Coupe. It had only been a few hours since my phone rang – a call […]

Precision: 2014 Porsche Cayman S

These days it’s difficult to tell what cars are actually supposed to do and how to behave.  Thankfully, Porsche is still around to sort everything out.  For 2014, the Cayman was the new addition to the Porsche lineup with totally redesigned styling to bring it in line with […]