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If you are tired of all the business as usual luxury brands then you might want to look into the 2017 Genesis G90. It fits the bill in the sedan world and is a brand all its own now. The 2017 Genesis G90 is all-new model since it recently branched off from Hyundai. And, while luxurious, the price tag is a bit friendlier than the competition. (Photo by Rita Cook)

2017 Genesis G90 luxury can play with the competition

If you are tired of all the business as usual luxury brands then you might want to look into the 2017 Genesis G90. It fits the bill in the sedan world and is a brand all its own now. The 2017 Genesis G90 is all-new model since it recently branched off from Hyundai. And, while luxurious, the price tag is a bit friendlier than the competition.

Roadster ready with the 2017 Mazda Miata

Driving should be an adventure. Certainly there are many choices to get the adventure started. However, last week when I drove the little 2017 Mazda Miata I actually found myself smiling when I thought about going anywhere. I was looking for adventure and trying to create new places to drive this little roadster.

For front passenger comfort, performance and a sexy design, the 2017 BMW X4 is a hit all around. (Photo courtesy of BMW)

2017 BMW X4 is a hit all around

While it is one of the sleekest looking SUV's I have driven in sometime, the BMW is still first and foremost all about luxury. Since you sit a bit higher you get a good look at what is going on around you on the road. Even if you are in what the BMW folks call a coupe.

Overall, the ride and drive behind the wheel of the 2017 Hyundai Ioniq is an excellent experience with minimal noise and vibration. The handling and durability of the Ioniq will make you feel safe and secure and even better you know you will be doing your part for the planet. (Photo by Hyundai)

Hyundai's 2017 Ioniq is pure eco with a millennial target reach

Hyundai folks are saying the market for the Ioniq is the millennial set. Indeed, the millennial group is changing the conversation in the U.S. since there are more folks than ever moving to urban areas. With this urban migration also come car owners with different needs such as smaller vehicles and greater fuel efficiency and it seems the Ioniq fits this scenario.

2017 Volkswagen Passat (Photo by Rita Cook)

2017 VW Passat delivers bells and whistles

It's a German mid-size sedan that meets the American standard of an easy price tag with plenty of bells and whistles. The 2017 Volkswagen Passat delivers a large trunk for hauling, plenty of room inside for all the passengers and a quiet, easy ride.

Long a fan of the Acura brand, my recent week driving the 2017 Acura MDX proved no different. It is a midsize SUV and it rides and drives with comfort and ease. Said to have a sportier vibe than most of the competition, this comes in part due to the new addition in 2017 of cleaner lines and a new grille. (Photo by Rita Cook).

Small, but efficient tweaks for the 2017 Acura MDX

Long a fan of the Acura brand, my recent week driving the 2017 Acura MDX proved no different. It is a midsize SUV and it rides and drives with comfort and ease. Said to have a sportier vibe than most of the competition, this comes in part due to the new addition in 2017 of cleaner lines and a new grille.