Wheels

Published on November 10, 2019 - Page 19
This week, we go back-to-back with the Fiat 500, this time arriving in performance-oriented Abarth trim. Abarth debuted in 1957 and won many small-...
Published on November 10, 2019 - Page 19
Following recent columns on expensive $250,000-plus collector cars and talking with owners at shows, I’ve been asked numerous questions pertaining to...
Published on November 3, 2019 - Page 18
: Hi, Greg. Your Crosley automobile articles recently appeared in our Lancaster newspaper and prompts this email. I am a product of the 1950s,...
Published on November 3, 2019 - Page 18
This week we drive the 2019 Fiat 500 Pop, the short wheelbase subcompact from Fiat Chrysler. Built in Toluca, Mexico, the 500 relies on an engine...
Published on October 27, 2019 - Page 20
This week, we are behind the wheel of the new generation 2020 Nissan Versa, which grows up to near compact-class dimensions. Nissan says the name...
Published on October 27, 2019 - Page 20
I have had several letters recently from readers about collector car values, good and bad investments, how the collector car hobby has changed and...
Published on October 20, 2019 - Page 23
: Greg, I am very interested in muscle cars and happy to see your columns in our newspaper. I would like to know if you agree that the first muscle...
Published on October 20, 2019 - Page 23
This week we drive the 2019 Volkswagen Golf R, a performance-bred Golf assembled in Wolfsburg, Germany, and one of VW’s most impressive motorsports...
Published on October 13, 2019 - Page 20
: Hello Greg, I am the owner of a T-Bucket hot rod and have enclosed photos. It has a 350 Chevy V8 small block, Competition Cams cam, Weiand blower,...
Published on October 13, 2019 - Page 20
This week, we are driving the new, seventh-generation midsize 2020 Subaru Legacy, a four-door sedan that debuted in 1989 and is the automaker’s...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 17
This week, we are driving Buick’s new generation 2020 Enclave, delivered in Essence all-wheel drive trim. Front-wheel drive Enclaves start at $41,195...
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 21
This week, we are driving the 2019 Nissan Maxima featuring a refreshed exterior to augment its already stout aerodynamic stance. Consumers will also...
Published on September 29, 2019 - Page 21
: Greg, I enjoy your nostalgia car columns on the Mercury, especially the one you just did on Dan Gurney and those special Mercury Cougars. I know...
Published on September 22, 2019 - Page 21
: Greg, we enjoy reading your nostalgia columns here in St. Johns, Florida, in our group of collector car enthusiasts from the Jacksonville area. We...
Published on September 22, 2019 - Page 21
This week, we are behind the wheel of the new generation 2019 BMW 330i xDrive Sedan, built in Munich, Germany, and sporting a longer wheelbase, less...
Published on September 15, 2019 - Page 20
: Greg, it was a pleasure meeting you at the Bloomsburg Nationals car show and reminiscing about the races at Beaver Springs Dragway, those best-of-...
Published on September 15, 2019 - Page 20
This week, we are behind the wheel of the powerful, sporty Dodge Durango SRT 392, the 392 referring to the famous Hemi in cubic inches that preceded...
Published on September 8, 2019 - Page 20
This week, we’re driving the fourth generation 2019 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon four-wheel drive two-door, named Motor Trend Magazine’s “SUV of the Year...
Published on September 8, 2019 - Page 20
: Greg, I enjoy reading your columns and remember you wrote about what you felt was the first ever domestic hatchback. You gave that to the 1949-1954...
Published on September 1, 2019 - Page 15
: Greg, thank you for writing all the very interesting columns about collector cars. Back in November 2017, you featured an article by me about my...
Published on September 1, 2019 - Page 15
This week, we drive the 2019 Volkswagen Golf SE, the lovable compact that is still one of VW’s most popular cars. Also notable is Volkswagen’s just-...
Published on August 25, 2019 - Page 19
: Greg, what information can you give on a 1929 Studebaker House Car? I never really knew that there was such a vehicle ever built. From what I’ve...
Published on August 25, 2019 - Page 19
This week, it is the 2020 Kia Soul we are driving, a new third-generation model that Kia stresses is totally transformed, fun to drive and offers...
Published on August 18, 2019 - Page 15
This week, we are driving the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature, a smaller five-passenger sport-utility vehicle with midsize, roomy features. Signature...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 20
This week we are behind the wheel of the 2019 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid, a smaller liftback sedan that delivers 55 to 58 miles per gallon and retail...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 20
: Greg, I’m retired and a lifelong Cadillac fan. Can you give an update on their auto racing teams I see on TV? I’d also like if you could tell a...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 16
: Hello Greg, I am a classic car lover with roots back to my granddad’s Henry J back in 1952. Can you tell me about the Chevy Cadet that he told me...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 16
This week, we drive the 2019 Lexus IS300, a potent sedan that competes with the best in the business. Delivered with a $2,795 “F-Sport” option, our...
Published on July 28, 2019 - Page 15
This week we’re driving the 2019 Toyota Sequoia, which receives a nice new grill and headlight upgrade. Our four-wheel drive tester came in top...
Published on July 28, 2019 - Page 15
: Greg, I’d like to know more about the 1965 Chevelle Z16 you wrote about in that special “Cars We Remember” section in the Gainesville Sun. Can you...
Published on July 21, 2019 - Page 20
: Greg, I enjoy your old-time articles, especially when you add your experiences and mention the legends of racing. I am still a Mercury fan, even...
Published on July 21, 2019 - Page 20
This week, we are driving the 2019 Kia Forte, now in its second generation and along the way growing into near midsize dimensions. Forte also grew in...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 19
This week, we are driving the new 2019 Mazda3 hatchback, delivered in front-drive mode with a six-speed manual transmission. Featuring a very sporty...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 19
: Greg, I think I can stump the professor. Who was the first racer to utilize a GM 6-71 blower? I have a six-pack riding on this. Also, what do you...
Published on July 7, 2019 - Page 19
This week, we are behind the wheel of the 2019 Lexus NX 300, delivered in F Sport trim. Debuting in 2015, the Lexus NX is still in its first...
Published on July 7, 2019 - Page 19
I received two letters from readers concerning a column I wrote on the history of the Chevelle SS. I noted that in 1967 the Chevelle SS did not offer...
Published on June 30, 2019 - Page 13
Q: Greg, when was the first “tri-power” three-two-barrel carburetor setup released? Also, concerning the original “Six Packs” that Dodge and Plymouth...
Published on June 30, 2019 - Page 13
This week I am reviewing the 2019 Volkswagen Passat, sporting SE R-Line trim with technology and safety packages included as standard fare. Built by...
Published on June 23, 2019 - Page 13
This week we are driving the all-new 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI, delivered in a special 35th Anniversary livery and sporting a 2.0 liter turbocharged...
Published on June 23, 2019 - Page 13
: Greg, I enjoyed your article on the upcoming 2020 mid-engine C8 Corvette and rumors of a probable Zora edition. Would you tell us about Zora Arkus-...
Published on June 16, 2019 - Page 20
This week, we’re driving the 2019 Chrysler 300, delivered in “S” letter designation with all-wheel drive underpinnings. To this day, the Chrysler 300...
Published on June 16, 2019 - Page 20
: Greg, I enjoyed your recent articles of the Jeep brand vehicles and informing us that in April of this year, Jeeps accounted for nearly 45% of all...
Published on June 9, 2019 - Page 15
This week, we’re driving the re-designed 2019 Jeep Cherokee, arriving in upper-class Limited trim. Before we delve into the Cherokee review, here’s a...
Published on June 9, 2019 - Page 15
: Hi, Greg. In a recent feature article in the Providence Journal here in Colorado, you mentioned a gas station game called “Sunoco Bucks” and then...
Published on June 2, 2019 - Page 18
When you test drive a vehicle that states on the dashboard “cruise control not operative in race mode” you know you’re driving something special....
Published on June 2, 2019 - Page 18
: Greg, can you give some history on the Chrysler Newport, one of my favorite cars from back in the 1960s? I remember a column you wrote a long time...
Published on May 26, 2019 - Page 24
This week we drive the 2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia, the Italian-built sports-performance sedan that lives up to its legacy in every driving category we...
Published on May 26, 2019 - Page 24
: Greg, I have a 1996 S10 SS that I purchased a few years back for $1,800. It needed front-end work, which I repaired, and I gave it a fresh tune-up...
Published on May 19, 2019 - Page 18
: I enjoy the nostalgia articles in my hometown newspaper, The Gainesville Sun. A recent “Collector Car Corner” article on AMC was really fun to read...
Published on May 19, 2019 - Page 18
This week we review the 2019 Chrysler Pacifica, now in its third year of an all-new design. The upgraded Pacifica is clearly the company’s most...