Test Drive: The All-New 2019 Cadillac XT4

A compact crossover for the luxury audience

“We had a 23-year innovation gap that unfortunately persisted for many decades,” Cadillac spokesman Andrew Lipman admits. Now the Detroit luxury brand is ready to speed past competition with the launch of the all-new 2019 Cadillac XT4, a compact crossover billed as the stately Escalade’s younger sibling. General Motors’ high-end marque has had its share of recent shakeups, including the departure of its president and …

Husqvarna’s Striking Vision for Motorcycling’s Future: the Vitpilen 701

One of the most eye-catching bikes on the market is just as enjoyable to ride

by Andrew Maness Of the many traits that make the Husqvarna Vitpilen 701 desirable, the fact that its the result of a well-executed singular vision is the most impressive. Since unveiling the Vitpilen 401 concept at the EICMA show in November 2014, Husqvarna’s focus on contemporary, minimalist design language for their return to the street-bike market has brought them a considerable and deserved amount of …

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 …