Acura Sport Hybrid Super Handling AWD

The tech developed for the NSX drops in a version of the RLX in late 2013

Like other auto junkies we’ve been eagerly anticipating Acura‘s 2015 re-release of the iconic NSX since the concept was revealed in 2012. The revival has been widely touted albeit considered long overdue, but diehard fans have celebrated the return to a well-packed V6 engine with Honda’s newly developed Sport Hybrid Super Handling All Wheel Drive. Last produced in 2005 and teased for a return as …

Test Drive: CLS Shooting Brake

Mercedes-Benz reimagines the wagon-coupé with five doors

On a recent trip to Florence with Mercedes-Benz I had a chance to drive their all-new CLS Shooting Brake. A five-door reinterpretation of the classic wagon-coupé, this eclectic design shows just how exciting a station wagon can be. The “SB” will begin shipping in Europe later this Fall and is available with a range of options, engine types and even an AMG version. With Jean …

Test Drives: 2013 Audi Allroad

The iconic offroad wagon returns to the US after a five year hiatus

This fall Audi‘s iconic Allroad wagon will return to the US as a completely reinvented model that’s respectful of its heritage. I had the opportunity to spend a couple days with the Allroad last week in Colorado and was impressed by the marriage of classic styling and modern features in a wagon that’s fun, functional and luxurious. The contrast-colored fender flares that defined the original …