Testing

Brief: The 2019 GMC Sierra AT4

How does the 2019 GMC Sierra AT4 stack up? We’ll have to get briefly acquainted first before we can do a proper test. First, I must preface this to say that this was part of a lunch even hosted by the Motor Press Guild in conjunction with GMC. This was done to allow MPG members […]

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The Nexen Tire Roadian MTX Drive with the Big Bear Jeep Experience

Big Bear Lake, California. It’s a bit of a tourist town known best for its skiing and its namesake lake. However, it also features some of the best scenic off-road trails you can drive on. That’s why Nexen Tire had the Big Bear Jeep Experience lead us up to show the capabilities of the new […]

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Compact Crossover Shootout

There are many people in the SUV and Truck worlds who look down on the compact crossover – a car-based sport utility vehicle. Even I had my doubts but the more I drive them, the more I start to understand their appeal. You get the comfort of a small sized car, but you don’t look […]

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A Test of the Yokohama Geolandar X-MT on the KOH Course

When you pair up with a Jeep legend like Tony Pellegrino and the GenRight Family, there is only one place you can go to debut a tire: Johnson Valley OHV Park and the Hammers. He knows the trails and took a group of us out along the 2018 KOH course, so we could not only […]

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Chasing Baja – The Honda Ridgeline Chase Truck Part 1

I’ll be first to admit, when I asked to do a review of the 2017 Honda Ridgeline that was part of the chase team for the Class 2 Unlimited truck, I wasn’t expecting a positive answer. Working as a freelancer for top publications can get you access to people and places that can follow you […]

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BMW X3 M40i Attack Run at Big Willow

During the Motor Press Guild (MPG) Test Fest, I got to drive the new 2018 BMW X3 M40i with the twin-turbo B58B30M0 inline-six. The 3.0-liter mill puts down 355-horsepower and 369-lb/ft of torque before splitting between all four wheels, but what’s more impressive is that the torque curve remains flat from 1520-RPM to 4800-RPM. A […]

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