Road Test: 2022 Kia Stinger GT-Line RWD

Road Test: 2022 Kia Stinger GT-Line RWD

Serious, Affordable Performance All-new in 2018, the 2022 Kia Stinger continues to turn heads by those that know cars. This coupe-like sedan was Kia’s first entry into the five-passenger, four-door sportback GT world–and they got it right. Sharp-looking, powerful and...
Road Test: 2021 Hyundai Palisade Calligraphy AWD

Road Test: 2021 Hyundai Palisade Calligraphy AWD

Premium Three-Row Midsize SUV Story by John Faulkner. Photos by John Faulkner and Hyundai. Hyundai debuted the Palisade in 2020 to nearly unanimous reviews and praise for its design, features and value. Now in year two, the 2021 Hyundai Palisade continues to be one of...
Event: WAJ Media Day: A Million Dollar Drive

Event: WAJ Media Day: A Million Dollar Drive

A Taste of 10 Different Cars Along the California Coast Story and photos by John Faulkner. Western Automotive Journalists (WAJ), a Northern California association for automotive writers, annually brings together journalists to drive an assortment of cars, trucks,...
Road Test: 2021 Kia Niro PHEV EX Premium

Road Test: 2021 Kia Niro PHEV EX Premium

A Winning Formula Story by John Faulkner. Photos by John Faulkner and Kia. The 2021 Kia Niro PHEV is one of three electrified Niro models to choose from, alongside a hybrid and a pure battery electric version. Clean Fleet Report drove the Niro PHEV EX Premium, and...
Road Test: 2021 Cadillac CT5 Premium Luxury

Road Test: 2021 Cadillac CT5 Premium Luxury

A Stylish Performer and Best Value in A Luxury Sedan Story by John Faulkner. Photos by John Faulkner and Cadillac. The 2021 Cadillac CT5 may be the the best value in a midsize luxury sedan. Starting at under $40,000, the CT5 comes in four trims: Luxury, Premium...