First Drives

Land Rover Defender Evolves Ruggedness

Land Rover's off-road legend returns as a refined and practical—but still tough—SUV.

Mercedes-AMG's GLS63 Is a Ballistic School Bus

Redesigned for 2021 with a 603-hp twin-turbo V-8, AMG's full-size SUV reaches a new level of excess.

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2020 BMW X5 M Is Irrationally Excellent

With up to 617 horsepower, BMW's redesigned super SUV is too much, which is just right.

2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE63 S Defines Muscle-Bound Refinement

The 603-hp GLE63 S continues AMG's tradition of building luxurious, fire-breathing SUVs.

2021 Audi e-tron S Sportback
All the Right Moves: 2021 Audi e-tron S Sportback

Three electric motors, more power, and electric torque vectoring improve the e-tron's handling.

2020 Lamborghini Huracán Performante Supercharged
VF Engineering Lamborghini Huracán Is a Beast with Manners

Supercharging a Huracán Performante with VF's aftermarket kit results in a wickedly quick yet civilized supercar.

2020 Audi RS Q3
Can't Touch This: Audi's RS Q3 isn't Coming Stateside

With its rowdy turbo-five pumping out nearly 400 horses, the new RS Q3 feels as special as it is.

BMW 2-Series GC Chases Mercedes Downmarket

BMW's new 2020 2-series Gran Coupe enters the entry luxury space in the mold of the Mercedes CLA.

green 2020 Porsche 718 GTS
Porsche's Flat-Six-Powered Boxster and Cayman GTS are a Return to Form

The new GTS 4.0 models bring back some Porsche magic that had been lost.

2020 Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo
2020 Ski-Doo Summit 850 Turbo Finds Higher Ground

Swollen with boost, Ski-Doo's hill climber is king of the mountain.

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Hyundai Venue is the New Shape of Small Cars

The Venue is all about affordable practicality in a crossover package that buyers want.

2020 Porsche Macan front
Porsche Macan GTS Hits the Sweet Spot

The updated 2020 Macan GTS outshines its siblings and the competition.

Updated Jaguar F-Type Tames Some of its Roar

Despite a bump to 575 horsepower, the F-Type R can be a tamer cat with its new Quiet Start mode.

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The Electric Mini Cooper SE Is About More Than Just Range

If you can live with 110 miles of range, Mini's first proper EV is a fun-to-drive bargain.

2020 Peugeot 508 GT
Peugeot 508 GT: A Look at the Future, Just Not Our Future

While futuristic and handsome, Peugeot's flagship sedan is unlikely to come to the States.

2020 Polaris Slingshot
2020 Polaris Slingshot Still Perplexes Us

Despite a new engine, Polaris's latest Slingshot three-wheeler remains a bizarre novelty.