2021 Kia Telluride: Car and Driver 10Best

On specs alone, you wouldn’t guess that the Kia Telluride is 10Best material. It’s a family SUV of normal size with normal power and a normal price. But then you climb in and say, “This costs less than $50,000? How?” One tester pointed out that between the Telluride and the Cadillac Escalade (base price $77,490), only one offers ventilated second-row seats—and it’s not the Escalade. But the … Continue reading 2021 Kia Telluride: Car and Driver 10Best

2021 Acura TLX

The new Acura TLX aims to reclaim the performance image that once helped Honda’s luxury brand stand out. Along with a stylized design that looks faithful to the concept car, the 2021 TLX marks a return to form of sorts by resurrecting the revered Type S high-performance nameplate. While it’ll feature a a gutsy turbo V-6 engine, the regular version has a potent turbocharged four-cylinder. Acura also offers every model with … Continue reading 2021 Acura TLX

Tested: Five 2006 $100K Convertibles Vie for Hearts and Wallets

From the Archive: Chasing sunsets and driving enjoyment with the drop-top 2006 BMW 650i, Cadillac XLR-V, Jaguar XK, Mercedes SL550, and Porsche 911. It’s spring at last, the Dow is flip-flopping, and—if you’re in the right bracket and the damn market goes back up—the Bushies will be giving you just about enough of a tax cut to buy an expensive convertible. For sure, there’s nothing … Continue reading Tested: Five 2006 $100K Convertibles Vie for Hearts and Wallets