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Jun
22
Test Drive: 2017 Subaru BRZ Limited in Crystal Black Silica

2017 Subaru BRZ Limited in Crystal Black Silica

2015 Audi Q52017 Subaru BRZ Limited

Class: Sporty/Performance Car

Miles driven: 156

Fuel used: 6.8 gallons

Jun
20
Test Drive: 2017 Mini John Cooper Works Clubman in Melting Silver Metallic

2017 Mini John Cooper Works Clubman in Melting Silver Metallic

2015 Audi Q52017 Mini John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4

Class: Sporty/Performance Car

Miles driven: 579

Fuel used: 21.3 gallons

Jun
17
2017 Chrysler Pacfica Hybrid Platinum in Billet Silver Metallic

2017 Chrysler Pacfica Hybrid Platinum in Billet Silver Metallic

2015 Audi Q52017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Platinum

Class: Minivan

Miles driven: 854

Fuel used: 23.8 gallons

Jun
15
2017 Audi Q7 3.0T

2017 Audi Q7 3.0T Prestige in Glacier White Metallic (a $575 option)

2015 Audi Q52017 Audi Q7 3.0T Prestige quattro tiptronic

Class: Premium Large SUV

Miles driven: 518

Fuel used: 23.3 gallons

Jun
13
2017 Toyota Land Cruiser in Magnetic Gray Metallic

2017 Toyota Land Cruiser in Magnetic Gray Metallic

2015 Audi Q52017 Toyota Land Cruiser

Class: Premium Large SUV

Miles driven: 744

Fuel used: 59.5 gallons

Jun
12
2017 Mazda 3 Grand Touring in Eternal Blue Mica

2017 Mazda 3 Grand Touring Sedan in Eternal Blue Mica

2015 Audi Q52017 Mazda 3 Grand Touring Sedan

Class: Compact Car

Miles driven: 510

Fuel used: 15.0 gallons

Jun
09

2017 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Convertible

by Don Sikora II

Note: The following story was excerpted from the February 2017 issue of Collectible Automobile magazine.

At first glance, the 2017 Range Rover Evoque convertible is an unlikely new offering from the British brand best known for classy sport-utility wagons that can go darn near anywhere. I must admit my early thoughts when hearing about the soft-top Evoque included visions of the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet—which answered a question no one was asking—and a colorfully worded version of “what are they thinking?”

Jun
08

2000 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP Daytona 500 Pace Car Replica

Cheap Wheelsby Don Sikora II

Note: The following story was excerpted from the February 2017 issue of Collectible Automobile magazine.

Sometimes there’s a fine line between an intriguing set of cheap wheels and just another used car. This time we think our nominee for this department is solidly on the more compelling side of that line—especially since we’re looking at a special edition of a car that’s pretty interesting to begin with.

Jun
07
2017 Acura MDX Hybrid

2017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid Advance in White Diamond Pearl

2015 Audi Q52017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid Advance

Class: Premium Midsize Crossover

Miles Driven: 319

Fuel Used: 12.4

Jun
06
2017 Ford Escape Titanium

2017 Ford Escape Titanium

Chicago radio legends Steve and Johnnie take the 2017 Ford Escape Titanium for a video test drive. What did they think of their test vehicle? Watch and find out.

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