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Call me Low-Cal Al: Testing the 2.7L Ford F-150

Just after Lyndon tested the 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine, I was able to get my hands on the baby of the family: The 2.7-liter EcoBoost V6 in the Ford F-150.

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Fully Evolved: 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution reviewed

Mitsubishi may have a bad rap for its financials, but it’s still capable of producing a hell of a car, as the final Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution shows.

Disco-Tech: We test the Land Rover Discovery Sport

The Land Rover Discovery Sport proves to be the right-sized Land Rover SUV, especially if you find the Evoque’s sloping roof too…evoqative.

Oak Ridge National Laboratory 3D prints a Shelby Cobra

If you had a big enough 3D printer, you might reasonably want to 3D print a Shelby Cobra, right? That’s what Oak Ridge National Laboratory did.

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I. CAN’T. EVEN: The audio soundtrack behind the BMW i8.

We humans have a Pavlovian response to guttural engine sounds. Louder equals faster in our minds. Good thing the BMW i8 has killer audio tuning to trick us.

Call me Al: Driving the aluminum 2015 Ford F-150

Much has been said about the Ford F-150’s transition to an all-aluminum body for 2015. So how does it affect handling and fuel economy?

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I. CAN’T. EVEN. How is it to live with BMW i8?

Some argue the Tesla P85D is the pinnacle in this price bracket. I say the BMW i8 is the most technologically advanced vehicle on earth below $150K.

Attention northeast vehicle owners: Check your brakes!

With summer here, you probably aren’t thinking about winter. But you ought to be thinking about what last winter might have done to your brakes. Here’s why:

Royal Regal: On Buick Regal GS Sport Mode options

“You mean there is a button in the Buick Regal GS that releases the full hell of the option package you chose?”

Yes.

Royal Regal: We try out the 2015 Buick Regal GS

Somewhere between blue-haired grandmothers’ ride of choice and the all-badass, blacked-out GNX is the 2015 Buick Regal GS.

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Horse! Understanding the visceral appeal of a Ford Mustang

I never really “got” what all the fuss was about with the Ford Mustang. Having driven a 2015 Ford Mustang GT last week, that has finally changed.

Escalade Escapades: We test the 2015 Cadillac Escalade

The 2015 Cadillac Escalade dazzled us when we saw it at the official reveal. But now it is in my driveway, and I can ogle the grill. Man is it big!