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2020 BMW 840i Coupe and Convertible Review: Luxury, Power, and Open Air Fun

2020 BMW 840i Coupe and Convertible Review: Luxury, Power, and Open Air Fun
It’s not very often I get a chance to test multiple variants of the same vehicle. It’s nice when I do, as it really gives me a better perspective on its possibilities. So, when I got seat time in the 2020 BMW 840i coupe and then the convertible, I was very excited.
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2020 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X Review: It’s All About the Drivetrain

2020 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X Review: It’s All About the Drivetrain
Let’s face it. The Nissan Frontier isn’t exactly a modern truck. The current model been largely the same since it first came out all the way back in 2005. Nissan has indicated that a complete redesign is in the works for 2021, but the 2020 model does have a big difference that previews the new truck, and that’s its engine and transmission.
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2021 Toyota GR Supra 3.0 and 2.0 Review: More Speed, More Choice, and More Fun

2021 Toyota GR Supra 3.0 and 2.0 Review: More Speed, More Choice, and More Fun
It’s not often that a car company releases a hotly-anticipated car, and then makes big changes to it just one year into its lifecycle. But that’s exactly what Toyota did with the GR Supra. After releasing the BMW Z4 based A90 Supra edition last year, the sporty 2-seat coupe is back, with the 3.0-liter version getting a big power upgrade, along with a brand new 2.0-liter that’s zippy, tossable, and considerably more affordable.
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2020 Jeep Gladiator Mojave Review: Plenty of Fun, Even without a Desert

2020 Jeep Gladiator Mojave Review: Plenty of Fun, Even without a Desert
When the Jeep Gladiator came out last year, it marked the first time Jeep had made a pickup truck in decades. Until now, the most capable version you could buy has been the Rubicon. That’s still the case if you’re planning on crawling slowly over rocks and steep grades, but if you’re looking for a Gladiator that can tackle sand dunes, undulating hills, and dirt roads as fast as possible, the Mojave is the better choice, and overall, I think it’s the best Gladiator model you can buy at the moment.
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2020 Volvo S60 T5 Momentum Review: A Swedish Delight

2020 Volvo S60 T5 Momentum Review: A Swedish Delight
When you review a lot of vehicles like I do, many start to blend together. So it’s nice when something stands out. It makes it worthy of being written about here at 95Octane, where our motto is “Cars That Don’t Suck.”
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Dodge Challenger GT AWD Review: A Muscle Car for All Seasons

Dodge Challenger GT AWD Review: A Muscle Car for All Seasons
Over the years, I’ve driven a number of vehicles based on FCA’s full-size car platform, which underpins the Dodge Challenger, Charger, and Chrysler 300. Most of the models I’ve been in have been muscular rear-wheel drive cars with giant HEMI V8s, and crazy amounts of horsepower.
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2020 Ram Rebel 1500 EcoDiesel Review

2020 Ram Rebel 1500 EcoDiesel Review
The word “rebel” has some deep-rooted placements in automotive history as well as film (RIP James Dean). And, if I do say so, it’s an awesome name for a trim of a vehicle that does its own thing and really sticks out with personality and excitement.
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2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Review: A Mid-Engine Marvel

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Review: A Mid-Engine Marvel
Corvette lovers have been dreaming of a mid-engined version of the great American sports car for decades. Now, for 2020, that wish has been fulfilled. After spending two fun-packed days in the Nevada desert putting the new Vette through its paces, I’m thrilled to report that it’s one of the best performance cars you can buy – for any amount of money.
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2020 Dodge Charger GT AWD Review: A Snowy First Drive

2020 Dodge Charger GT AWD Review: A Snowy First Drive
I recently had the opportunity to spend some time in the beautiful, snow-capped mountains of central Colorado, where Rocky Mountain Redline assembled a variety of all-wheel drive vehicles to demonstrate their prowess in wintry conditions. Among the cars and crossovers was one of the first ever 2020 Dodge Charger GT AWDs to roll off the assembly line.
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2020 Toyota Highlander First Drive Review: A Handsome and Efficient Daily Driver

2020 Toyota Highlander First Drive Review: A Handsome and Efficient Daily Driver
If you go back in the rewind machine to 2001, most of the SUVs on the market were rugged, body-on-frame models which drove much more like trucks than like cars. Then, Toyota came along with the Highlander and shook up the growing segment with a vehicle that rode much more like a car or a minivan than a truck, and expanding the daily driving appeal of SUVs pretty dramatically.
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2019 Audi Q8 Review: A Refined and Modern SUV

2019 Audi Q8 Review: A Refined and Modern SUV
I’m the opposite of a trendsetter or even a trend-follower. Heck, I still wear flannel shirts as if Nirvana was about to top the charts again (if only). So, when I say that sporty SUVs and crossovers, are all the rage, you can rest assured that they still are in vogue.  
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2020 Kia Soul GT-Line 1.6 Turbo Review: Hamsters, Assemble!

2020 Kia Soul GT-Line 1.6 Turbo Review: Hamsters, Assemble!
If there’s one car on the road today that brings a smile to my face every time I see it, that would be the Kia Soul. It’s unlike anything else out there, and I love that about this little guy.
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2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 First Drive: This Snake is Super

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 First Drive: This Snake is Super
If Sean Spicer, former United States Press Secretary and Dancing with the Stars contestant drove the 2020 Shelby GT500 Mustang, he’d declare it the “best Mustang ever produced. Period.” He’d be right. The latest Mustang to carry the late Carroll Shelby’s name on it is the best Mustang Ford has ever produced, pulling off the daily driving duties while still being able to rip your face off on the track.
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The Nissan GT-R Is Still Amazing at 50

The Nissan GT-R Is Still Amazing at 50
The Nissan GT-R first came on the scene all the way back in 1969 as the Skyline GT-R. After five successive generations, and a five year hiatus from 2002 to 2007, the Skyline gave way to the GT-R, which has seen a couple of revamps, first in 2011, and again in 2017.
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2019 BMW i8 Roadster Review: Hybrid Power, Wind in Your Hair

2019 BMW i8 Roadster Review: Hybrid Power, Wind in Your Hair
Looks are everything to so many people. When looking at cars, the aesthetics are what draw people in. I remember the first time I saw the BMW i8 Roadster. As journalists, we aren’t supposed to be so smitten and biased based simply on looks.
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