1,114 Articles by James
Buying Guide
2024 Honda HR-V Review: Sensible but ultimately just 'fine'

It checks many boxes, but other small SUVs are stronger overall and more characterful

Buying Guide
2024 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class Review: Luxurious, practical, surprisingly athletic

And coming soon: the totally bonkers 671-hp AMG GLC 63 S E Performance

Buying Guide
2024 Subaru Forester Review: To wait or not to wait (for the new model)

There's a heavily revised Forester coming next year. What about the one you can buy now?

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Must Reads of 2023: Senior Editor James Riswick

Porsches old and new, Audis loud and EV, an Acura that's just old, 4 months with a Kia

Road Test
Will Honda's electric scooter/suitcase fit in its most classic automotive creation?

Will Honda's electric scooter/suitcase fit in its most classic automotive creation?

Believe me, the suspense was killing me, too. Well, rest assured, your answer is finally here.

Buying Guide
2024 Nissan Pathfinder Review: Deserves more attention than it gets

That's especially true of the capable, cool-looking Rock Creek Edition

Edmunds bought a Chevy Blazer EV. It isn't going well

The new EV erupted with fault codes, identifying 23 issues that needed fixing

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2024 Hyundai Ioniq 5 Review: Still at the top of its game

Minor feature additions are the extent of 2024 changes. The Ioniq 5 N comes next year.

Best Large SUVs of 2024

For towing a boat or hauling the family, these large crossovers and SUVs are best bets

Deep Dive
Lexus TX Luggage Test: How much fits behind the third row?

Let's see if the fancy Grand Highlander holds the same as the Grand Highlander

Buying Guide
2024 Kia Sportage Review: Hybrids are a class leader. The base engine, um, no

And that's OK: The hybrid upcharge is minimal, and its performance is better, too

First Drive
2024 Chevrolet Blazer EV First Drive Review: Beautifully normal for the Early Majority

Midsize electric SUV has the right stuff to make EV-weary buyers take a look

Buying Guide
2024 Kia Sorento Review: The tale of two Sorentos

So, get an ICE version now? Hybrids when they catch up? Or are they fine right now?

Deep Dive
Toyota bZ4X and Subaru Solterra Luggage Test: How big is the trunk?

Spoiler: They're better than the official volume number suggests

2024 Lucid Air prices slashed, more feature and customization possibilities offered

Customer feedback led to more feature options, fewer powertrain options

Deep Dive
Ford Explorer Luggage Test: How much fits behind the third row?

Not quite a luggage test class leader, but it would smoke a Grocery Test

Buying Guide
2024 Chevy Trax Review: Game-changer for its segment and Chevrolet

Objectively well-executed, subjectively great to look at and to drive. A real winner

Consumer Reports dings EVs, PHEVs on reliability, but that's not the whole story

A few bad apples drag down electrics; Mini vaults to No. 3 brand for reliability

Tesla Cybertruck's amazing feats lack context and details (so don't get too excited)

Musk's presentation was all marketing, which is fine, but we need a closer look

Buying Guide
2024 Mazda CX-30 Review: Stylish and fun alternative to small luxury SUVs

Its cramped cabin and lofty price make it a tougher sell against non-luxury models, though

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