Test Drive: 2019 Infiniti QX50

Good looks, a motor developed over 20 years, NASA tech in the seats and more

by Andrew Maness When it comes to crossovers, there’s little choice other than to go all-in and create a design that will turn heads. Some manufacturers reach to extremes and end up bringing a car to market with an overcomplicated, fussy design. Subtlety is increasingly hard to find in the automotive arena, particularly in the booming crossover segment, but leave it to Infiniti to find …

85 Years of Rolex at Daytona International Speedway

A longtime partnership begetting plenty of historic car-racing moments

by Andrew Maness When Daytona International Speedway opened in 1959 a new era of American racing began. In 1962 that era gained its most grueling and prestigious race: the Rolex 24. This 24-hour endurance race is a star-studded event that demands the best of its competitors who are all aiming to add their name to the history books—leaving with a trophy in hand and a …

Test Drive: 2018 Jaguar E-Pace

We get muddy driving the new compact crossover in Corsica

by Andrew Maness Corsica, the fourth largest island in the Mediterranean, is mainly known for picturesque bays where visitors anchor their yachts during the summer. As we discovered on a recent trip, it’s also the most mountainous island in the region—and is very quiet during the winter. Winding roads offer breathtaking vistas of the sea as they climb from valley floors to peaks and back …