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2018 / 2019 Ford Mustang Ecoboost Review

Ford’s Mustang has been the affordable RWD coupe to beat in America for a while, but in 2016 Chevrolet did just that with the new Camaro. That caused Ford to sharpen their pencil, and refresh the Mustang for 2018. Does that put this little pony back on top? Not quite, but it is the car […]

2017 Ford Raptor Review

If the Ridgeline is all the truck 95% of shoppers need, Ford’s Raptor is without a doubt the truck 95% of shoppers *want*. For 2017 Ford pulled out all the stops to make the Raptor the most capable factory-made 1/2 ton off-road truck. Period. More than just an off-road package (like Ford’s own FX4 package, […]

2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid & Energi Review

Although more plug-in hybrids than ever are available in America, adding a plug to a vehicle creates some interesting comparisons. Those comparisons are made even more interesting in the top-end trims of the Ford Fusion thanks to unexpected luxury touches that can make the Fusion a rational alternative to a BMW 330e or Audi A3 […]

2016 / 2017 Ford Explorer Review

For 2016 Ford refreshed the Explorer 3-row crossover with a re-styled interior, a new exterior look and some new engines under the hood for good measure. Thankfully Ford didn’t change the Explorer’s main selling points: an enormous cargo area, comfortable seats, class leading legroom, powerful engines and luxury features you can’t find in the competition.

2016 Shelby GT and 2016 Shelby Super Snake Review

What’s a Mustang fan to do if 300, 400 or 500 horsepower isn’t enough? Or if you want a high-horsepower ride with a convertible top or an automatic? You call Shelby. In case you didn’t know, Shelby tunes Mustangs. How thoroughly Shelby mods your pony car are depends on your patience level and the size of […]