Test Drive: A decade later, the Rabbit hops back to VW’s lineup

Remember the Rabbit? Car aficionados of a certain age certainly do. In the mid-1970s, it replaced the beloved Beetle, an event not everyone welcomed. But American drivers soon discovered the Rabbit was a vast improvement — faster, smoother, quieter, safer and more efficiently laid out. For 2019, the Rabbit has hopped back into VW’s mix of models after a 10-year … read more

Test Drive: 2019 VW Golf knows big things come in small packages

Anyone who remembers driving a 1960s or ’70s Volkswagen Beetle may be surprised to learn the 2019 VW Golf actually has a smaller engine than its revered predecessor. The air-cooled engine that powered the Beetle ranged from 1 liter in pre-war models to 1.6 liters in 1970s. The standard engine in today’s Golf is just 1.4 liters, with a turbocharger. … read more

Test Drive: 2019 Infiniti QX50 exceeds expectations

Redesigned for 2019, the Infiniti QX50 delivers everything one might expect from a Japanese luxury sport-utility vehicle. It’s bigger than previous incarnations of the QX50, and it rides and handles more like a luxury sedan than an SUV. But drivers who want a spirited, sweet-handling SUV likely will gravitate to one of the European models or the Cadillac XT5. Our … read more

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