Posts From Lance Conrad

How Hyundai Lost Momentum, And Will ‘Take A Few Years’ To Recover

Nov 6, 2018

At a near-empty Hyundai Motor showroom in the Chinese mega city of Chongqing, the store manager is grumbling about his shortage of customers and a

2019 Porsche Panamera GTS First Drive Review

Nov 3, 2018

Hammer down on the German Autobahn, the new 2019 Porsche Panamera GTS sedan has a top speed of 181 mph. But here, in the Kingdom

Ringbrothers 1971 K5 Chevy Blazer Proudly Sticks To Its Roots

Oct 31, 2018

We called the reborn 2019 Chevy Blazer “the Camaro of crossovers” when it was first introduced. But before the Blazer was a sleek, sporty, car-based

2019 BMW M850i xDrive First Drive Review

Oct 27, 2018

It’s been nearly two decades since the BMW 8-Series filled driveways with its grandiosity and elegantly oversized persona. The top-dog 850 CSi was a two-ton

Porsche Confirms Sportswagon Taycan For Production

Oct 21, 2018

Yesterday, we published photos of a minimally disguised Porsche test mule, estimating that the images showed the eventual “Sport Turismo” wagon derivative of the upcoming

Lamborghini Murcielago Sv Reverse-Engineered By A Team From Iran

Oct 17, 2018

Iranian engineers successfully made themselves a copycat Lamborghini Murcielago SV. In looks, if not in performance, that is. The most interesting aspect behind the project

2019 Ford Edge ST First Drive Review

Oct 10, 2018

We were expecting rain the entire time we were in Utah. Even after we landed, we had a truncated lunch in order to hit the

The 2019 Chevy Volt And Bolt Represent Excellence Without Excitement

Oct 8, 2018

Chevrolet is not a brand known for subtlety. It defines its market segment as “America” and its best-selling truck commercials are rife with wind-blown American

2019 Kia Sportage

Sep 24, 2018

The Kia Sportage attempts to stand out in the extremely competitive compact-crossover class with quirky exterior styling and engaging driving dynamics. Accordingly, this unusual compact

2019 Maserati Levante Trofeo / GTS First Drive Review

Sep 17, 2018

The wine glasses are rapidly draining. It’s getting late, and Maserati design chief Klaus Busse appears to be fighting a cold. Yet he can’t resist