Automobile

2018 Porsche 911 Targa 4 GTS PDK Automatic

Before you buy a new Porsche 911 Targa 4 GTS, you need to know a few things: 1) Drive it on a freeway in Los Angeles, and every dweeb in a lowered Honda Civic will want to race...

Time Is Money: We Test a $200K 1981 Toyota Land Cruiser

Keeping up with the increasingly powerful and computer-assisted automobile is serious work. It can dazzle our senses one minute and numb them the next. We’re not complaining; we...

2018 Porsche 911 GT3 Touring Package

Here’s something intuition won’t tell you: The visceral Porsche 911 GT3 with the Touring package, which mandates a manual transmission and replaces the standard GT3’s...

2018 Mini Cooper Clubman JCW

When BMW relaunched the Mini marque back in 2002, it put the storied English nameplate on a high-dosage prescription of “more”—more models, more performance, and more quirky...

2018 Nissan Titan XD Diesel

There’s no easy way to say this: Our long-term Nissan Titan XD Diesel was one of the most disappointing new vehicles we have evaluated in recent memory, a distinction...

2018 Subaru BRZ tS

Limited to a production run of just 500 for 2018, the Subaru BRZ tS (“tuned by STI”) is the new benchmark version of the company’s rear-wheel-drive sports coupe. This...

2018 BMW M5

After we fell hard for the naturally aspirated V-8– and V-10–powered versions of the BMW M5, a twin-turbo V-8 M5 arrived for 2013 and left us a little cold. Sure, it had 560...

2018 Volkswagen Passat

The Volkswagen Passat never quite stands out in a highly competitive segment that includes both the best-selling mid-size sedan in the United States and a perennial 10Best...

2018 Volvo XC60 T6 AWD

The redesigned Volvo XC60 T6 scoots to 60 mph in 6.1 seconds and hangs on to a cloverleaf at a very carlike 0.87 g, but it’s not built for those feats. A less expensive,...

2019 Aston Martin DB11 Volante

The DB11 in any of its forms is a car anyone would want to be seen in. Classically proportioned yet entirely modern, it moves Aston Martin forward without breaking too abruptly...