Duke’s Drive: 2019 Jeep Renegade Review

Posted on September 30, 2019

The jig is up, the news is out! The 2019 Renegade Limited 4x4 is Jeep's compact 4x4 SUV. It's cute. It's got Jeep DNA in the front end and Easter eggs inside and out (have fun finding them all!) But what surprised me the most? Read on...

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Duke’s Drive: 2019 VW Golf Alltrack

Posted on April 8, 2019

Is it a station wagon? Or is it a crossover? It's a hybrid off-road capable wagon called the Golf Alltrack. This is my video overview of its features.

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Duke’s Drive: 2019 Ford Mustang GT Convertible

Posted on January 19, 2019

See that giant smile on my face? It's not just because I'm back in the seat of a 5.0, but also a manual transmission Ford Mustang GT 5.0. It's been a while. Let's go for a drive...

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Duke’s Drive: 2019 GMC Terrain Denali

Posted on December 21, 2018

This is the 2nd generation of the GMC Terrain crossover SUV which began its life in 2010 but refreshed for gen 2 in 2018. For me, this is the first time I've had the opportunity to drive any of them, and so I was in for a few surprises.

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Duke’s Drive: 2018 VW Atlas

Posted on December 3, 2018

Don't let size fool you. The big, bold, and boxy (dare I say manly?) three-row 2018 VW Atlas isn't a full size SUV, but rather classified as a midsize crossover. How well does VW's largest in its lineup hold up with such a small engine? Let's find out!

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Duke’s Drive: 2018 Chevrolet Traverse Review

Posted on October 19, 2018

Road trip anyone? A road trip seemed like the best way to test out the new fully loaded AWD High Country 2018 Chevrolet Traverse, so I packed up my family and off we went.

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Duke’s Drive: 2018 VW Tiguan Review

Posted on October 18, 2018

VW dropped off a 2018 Tiguan 2.0T SEL Premium with 4MOTION® at my home to drive around for a week and report back here to Duke's Drive. What did I learn? Find out!

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Duke’s Drive: 2017 Ford F-150 4×4 SuperCrew (3.5L EcoBoost) Review

Posted on November 17, 2017

I took the keys from Ford for a 2017 F-150 and as you'd expect, I didn't want to give them back. Welcome to the 2017 Ford F-150 4x4 SuperCrew 3.5L EcoBoost edition of Duke's Drive.

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Duke’s Drive: 2017 Dodge Durango Citadel Platinum AWD Review

Posted on October 25, 2017

The Dodge Durango again returns to 2017. Does the latest edition live up to the 2015 and 2016 models I previously test drove?

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Duke’s Drive: 2017 Ford Mustang GT Review

Posted on September 22, 2017

Being a huge fan of the Mustang, I wanted to see if I could find changes since I reviewed the 2016 model, so I hopped in and took this "race red" GT for a test drive.

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Duke’s Drive: 2017 FIAT 124 Spider Abarth Review

Posted on September 22, 2017

One of the greatest driver's cars of all time, the FIAT 124 Spider, re-lauched. How did it turn out? I grabbed the keys to this latest Italian roadster to find out!

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Duke’s Drive: 2017 VW Jetta 2.0T GLI Review

Posted on August 13, 2017

Given how good the standard Jetta has become, is the extra coin for the GLI badge worth it? I hopped in a 2017 Jetta 2.0T GLI to find out.

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Duke’s Drive: 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT 4×4 Review

Posted on July 31, 2017

When I tested the 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT, I was absolutely blown away. Moving forward a few years, has Jeep kept the magic going, or is this SRT not quite the same animal? Let's find out...

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Duke’s Drive: 2018 Chevy Equinox Premier Review

Posted on July 25, 2017

Is this Chevy SUV a decent but somewhat ordinary choice, or something worth more than just a second glance? I spent some quality time behind the wheel to find out.

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Duke’s Drive: 2017 Chevrolet Camaro 2LT Coupe Review

Posted on July 7, 2017

Just look at it. Whether you love the bow tie or its arch-nemesis, you have to admit: this is a seriously good looking car. But besides looks, what does the 2017 Camaro 2LT have to offer?

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