I was almost afraid to write my review on Ford Motor Company’s new Lincoln Continental. Will my readers believe me when I say I like this car as much as I liked the 5-Series BMW I drove a few weeks ago? That’s not possible, is it? Think about that. A Lincoln, which was known for
When Hyundai introduced the Equus a few years back there was a collective side eye given by the automotive press thinking the company had overstepped its boundaries. Not so.Turns out Korean luxury is as good as Japanese, German and American. Now that Hyundai’s sister company Kia has jumped into the big luxury car fray, we’re
You’ve probably heard that owing certain cars puts you in the lap of luxury. I believe you can successfully make the argument that the Jaguar XJ is luxury’s lap itself. It’s not a hard argument. Jaguar has always known how to make exquisite cars and this is one of the world’s best. Seriously. The design,
Say Land Rover and most automatically think of the Range Rover, arguably the world’s most plush (and toughest) sport utility vehicle. Would you think compact SUV? There is the LR3, but it’s kind of old-think and not very stylish. Can’t say that about the new Evoque. It’s all new, in idea and execution. Stylish? Very.
Charleston, SC — My, how the fallen have become mighty. Hyundai’s also-ran status from the ‘90s has quickly turned into try to keep up with us in this century. The company has turned out one success after another and isn’t slowing down. Even with new product in the pipeline it has had time to revise
If Hyundai had its sights on Lexus and Mercedes for the nifty Sonata sedan, surely Kia was looking at Jaguar’s XF for the stunning Optima. Yes, that Optima, a boring but competent sedan that was as affordable as it was serviceable. Kia has injected a great deal of style into this reworked Optima. It is