May 27, 2022

2022 Kia Carnival Review: Almost Magic

Color me surprised by the Carnival’s responsiveness — it’s quick, and not just for a minivan. The sole engine is a 3.5-liter V-6 good for 290 horsepower; it pairs with an eight-speed automatic transmission that delivers brisk, no-nonsense shifts and smooth power delivery. The drivetrain never felt lacking even fully loaded with my family of […]


2022 Toyota Corolla Cross Up Close: The Corolla of Small SUVs

Let’s be honest here, the Toyota C-HR has always been something of a niche product: small, quirky-looking, lacking all-wheel-drive and not exactly bursting with power. The C-HR never caught on quite as well as Toyota had hoped, but the company aims to change its fortunes in the subcompact SUV class with this, the new 2022 […]