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Cheapest Pickup Trucks for 2020: No Frills, Just Utility

5:00 am PST, November 16, 2019

Today, you can spend upwards of $70,000 on a new truck. Fortunately, you don’t have to. There are still plenty of affordable trucks on the market, with some priced just above $20,000. If you’re looking for a no-frills workhorse, keep reading to learn about the cheapest pickup trucks for 2020. 2020 Ram 1500: $33,590 We […]

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Is the 2019 Jeep Wrangler an Efficient SUV? We Test MPGs on our 2.0 Turbo Long-Termer

1:00 am PST, November 16, 2019

MotorTrend’s 2019 SUV of the Year is roughly halfway through its yearlong stay with us, and it’s settled nicely into its day-to-day life of commuting during the week and exploring on the weekends. Since our last update, where we went off-roading on the beaches on California’s central coast, we’ve ordered a handful of Mopar accessories […]

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Refreshing or Revolting: Ferrari Roma Ushers in New Design Era

3:00 pm PST, November 15, 2019

Ferrari took the wraps off the newest addition to its burgeoning lineup yesterday. The Roma is the contemporary follow-up to the 612 Scaglietti of the mid-2000s, and even if Ferrari itself won’t say it, the car is the spiritual successor to the Ferrari Dino Sergio Marchionne all but promised so many years ago. Like the […]

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What Compact SUVs Get Over 30 MPG on the Highway? Here are 14 Fuel-Frugal Crossovers

1:45 pm PST, November 15, 2019

Getting an SUV originally meant sacrificing fuel economy for the sake of practicality. Even if it had the range, the SUVs of yore would suck down gallon after gallon of fuel, leaving you with a huge bill at the pump. Not anymore. The recent influx of smaller compact and subcompact SUVs with modern engines has […]

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Ford v Ferrari: Jonny Lieberman Talks Cars With Matt Damon and Christian Bale

11:34 am PST, November 15, 2019

Ford v Ferrari tells the story of Shelby American’s fight to victory at the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. The film is packed with incredible high-speed action sequences and gorgeous classic sports cars, but ultimately it’s about the people who put their all into ending Ferrari’s winning streak by getting the Ford GT40 across […]

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2020 Nissan Titan Review: Minor Updates Pay Big Dividends for Nissan’s Tweener Truck

4:00 am PST, November 15, 2019

There was no question the 2016 Nissan Titan was a monumental improvement over the 12 year-old truck it replaced, but it was the truck Nissan should’ve released five years earlier and it showed. Four years later, the refreshed 2020 Nissan Titan boasts a handful of improvements that bring it much closer to competing with segment […]

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Is the Mercedes A-Class Worthy of the Three-Pointed Star? We Review Benz’s New Entry-Level Sedan

1:00 am PST, November 15, 2019

Pros: Slick interior Next-gen voice control Content rich, well priced Cons: Coarse, non-premium ride Cut-rate sound system Hidden cheap materials The first-generation Mercedes-Benz A-Class made its debut in 1997, but it only now comes to the U.S. and Canada in its fourth generation, as the lowest entry point into the three-pointed star. In prior iterations, […]

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2020 Toyota Supra Review: Why the Supra Is a Finalist and the BMW Z4 Isn’t

1:00 am PST, November 15, 2019

Pros: Paparazzi attention getter Thrilling to drive Competitive price Cons: Polarizing design Needs smooth roads It’s OK, just not great First things first. Yes, the 2020 Toyota Supra is built from BMW parts in the same Austrian factory as the BMW Z4. So, you ask, how come the Supra advanced to the COTY finalist round […]

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Review: How the New Audi A8 Treats its Flagship Sedan Customers Right

1:00 am PST, November 15, 2019

Pros: Quiet, plush ride Sumptuous executive rear seats Crisp infotainment Cons: Engine needs more power Light, numb steering Screens show fingerprints The Audi A8L is a grande dame of a flagship sedan in a shrinking segment, but it knows how to treat its declining cohort of customers right. Audi is known for its sharp, tech-forward […]

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