Test Drives & Previews

2021 Defender 90 First Edition

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins The storied history of the Defender 90 and 110s are pretty compelling. Land Rover enthusiasts may correlate the nameplate with the Land Rover Series I, Series II, and Series III, which began in 1948. Eventually, Series III would transition into the 110 in 1983 and

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2022 Lexus GX 460 Luxury Model Review

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins There’s nothing like a large, luxury SUV amid cold winter days to quickly heat the cabin, seats, and steering wheel. Full-time 4WD paired with 19″ alloy rims is also necessary for snow spurts, as we witnessed during the latest Washington Auto Show in the District

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2022 Bronco Sport Outer Banks 4×4: Creative Liberty

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins After Bronco hit the scene, Ford made sure to create an array of outgoing models for the variety of thrill-seeking customers that gravitate towards the utility vehicle. Recently I had a chance to jump behind the wheel of the Bronco Sport Outer Banks 4×4, which

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The Pagani Huayra Coupé: Sculpted in Performance

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins Past behavior is always the best predictor of future performance. Of course, that means the transfer of DNA and anomalous design techniques from the Pagani Zonda into the Huayra hypercar would present auto aficionados with a hypnotically gorgeous and road-thrilling specimen. Its short but magnifying

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Cadillac V-Series Lineup Expands to Include Escalade

The 2023 Cadillac Escalade will be the first SUV to don the high-performance V-Series badge. With nearly two decades of racing-inspired prowess, the V-Series designation is reserved for vehicles that encompass the peak of Cadillac performance, bold, distinguished design, and innovative technology. Established in 2004, the V-Series lineup is the

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Corvette Celebrates Milestone with 70th Anniversary Edition

2023 marks the 70th anniversary of Corvette, the longest-running nameplate of any car on the road today. For eight generations, Corvette has pushed the boundaries of technology, performance and style while remaining an attainable cultural icon. The 2023 model year Corvette Stingray and Corvette Z06 will celebrate this milestone with

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The Powerful 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Debuts

Two icons that have tackled off-road terrain for years are coming together to take on even more: Bronco and Raptor. Built for desert running and boulder crawling, the all-new 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor gives off-roaders next-level performance. Bronco Raptor, the newest member of the Bronco outdoor brand of Built Wild

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2022 Mercedes-AMG SL 55 & 63: Rebirth of an Icon

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins Pass us the keys to the new 2022 Mercedes-AMG SL please, so we can blow through Newport Beach in a breeze. And that’s precisely what the team from Automotive Rhythms did on the press unveiling of the iconic SL, which has been entertaining enthusiasts since

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Introducing the 2024 All-Electric Chevrolet Silverado

  Developed from the ground up as a fully-electric truck on GM’s advanced Ultium EV Platform, the Silverado EV offers a combination of capability, performance and versatility, along with advanced technologies that can evolve the vehicle over time. At launch, the Silverado EV will be available in two configurations, an

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2022 Audi Q8 55 TFSI Quattro Holiday Cheer

Oh yeah!!! Automotive Rhythms just added this menacing 2022 Audi Q8 55 TFSI Quattro to our long-term test fleet. The Mythos Black on Black Metallic German machine is blessed with Prestige, Luxury, and S Line Plus packages, Bang & Olufsen advanced sound system, 22” 5 V-spoke-star rims, all-wheel steering, red

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2021 BMW Group Test Fest in the Californian Desert

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins Imagine the opportunity to grab the keys to any new BMW, MINI, or Motorrad bike of your liking and hitting the desert roads outside of Palm Springs. So, to all enthusiasts of German elite machines, welcome to the 2021 BMW Group Test Fest at the

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2022 Rolls-Royce Black Badge Ghost: Law of Attraction

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has never had a problem materializing creative thoughts into the lives of the innovators, philanthropists, and societal alchemists who currently retain one of their works of art. Once again, Law of Attraction by the British luxury brand has produced the bespoke 2022 Rolls-Royce Black Badge Ghost, unveiled

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2022 Acura NSX Type-S: Life Just Got Faster

Acura brought the new 2022 NSX Type-S to Austin, TX for the U.S. Grand Prix which doubled as Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez’s chariot for the race weekend. The Japanese automaker will deliver 350 editions worldwide with 300 slated for the United States, of which 70 models will come with

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