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Long-Term Road Tests

2020 BMW X7 M50i Arrives for a 40,000-Mile Test

BMW's largest SUV is a 523-hp family hauler.

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Made in China: 40,000 Miles in Volvo's XC60
Volvo’s new XC60 T6 R-Design takes the punishment of our 40,000-mile…
2019 Nissan Altima Platinum 2.5 AWD
Long-Term Update: Nissan Altima Hits 20,000 Miles
Our Nissan family sedan has been slow to reach 20,000 miles because,…
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Long-Term Update: Honda Passport Hits 10,000 Miles
Despite a few glitches with its active-safety tech, the Passport has…
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Our Mazda CX-5's Infotainment is Irritating
Mazda's dated user interface is a blemish on an otherwise excellent …
2019 Porsche Cayenne
Configuring Our 2019 Porsche Cayenne Was a Heated Affair

Wading through the range of options for our long-term Porsche SUV was fraught with compromise.

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Our Ram 1500 Shines as a Luxurious, Go-Anywhere Snow Machine

Fitted with winter tires, our half-ton Ram shrugs off Michigan's icy slop with refined poise.

2019 Subaru Ascent Touring
Our Subaru Ascent Drinks Heavily When Towing

After 30,000 miles, the three-row Ascent is proving to be capable and reliable, albeit thirsty.

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We Add Some JDM Cred to Our Honda Civic Type R

For the colder months, our Type R gains a set of BBS wheels and Bridgestone Blizzak winter tires.

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Our 2020 Kia Telluride Is Proving to Be Frustratingly Sturdy

Our only real complaint about the Telluride is a dearth of things to complain about.

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Tesla Model 3 Firmware Update Delivers Every Bit of Promised 5 Percent Power Increase

We saw significant acceleration improvements in every one of our tests.

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Minor Damage to Our 2019 Genesis G70 Cost Us Time and Money

Due to a low-speed deer strike, it was out of commission for almost a month while waiting for parts.

2019 Tesla Model 3
Our Tesla Model 3 Is Up and Running Again after Getting a New Rear-Motor Assembly

A short in the inverter had caused the fuse to blow to protect the battery, leaving us stranded on Christmas Day.

2019 Tesla Model 3 on tow truck
Our Tesla Model 3 Suffered a Catastrophic Failure While Parked

That's a first for any of our long-term cars—as is being alerted by an app notification. Update: We've heard from the service center.

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Our Volkswagen Atlas Moves Stuff Better Than It Moves Us

VW's big mid-size SUV is adept at hauling our stuff around, but no one is particularly enamored with it.

2019 Tesla Model 3 front
Our 2019 Tesla Model 3 Long Range Dismisses Automotive Norms

We're embarking on a 40,000-mile long-term test of this uniquely deviant electric vehicle.

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Our Infiniti QX50 Is an Unassuming Mechanical Marvel
We take Infiniti's luxurious 2019 QX50 and its groundbreaking new engine technology for a 40,000-mile test drive and reliability shaked…
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Our 2020 BMW M340i Is Good But its Engine Is Even Better

BMW's decadent turbo-six sparks glowing first impressions of our tenth long-term 3-series sports sedan.

2019 Honda Insight
Our 2019 Honda Insight Is a Committed and Trouble-Free Commuter

This hybrid continues to grow on us as it travels the country with nary a problem that wasn't our own doing.

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Our 2018 Kia Stinger GT Was a Few Quirks Short of Greatness

It drives like a working man's Panamera, the price is friendly, and the rest is details.